CTI All Stars – Fire and Rain (Featuring Hubert Laws)

Sunday Jazz errr I mean Digital Crate Digging Continues per this Music Monday segment..

Son!! I’m not out here trying to spaz even though the saga / struggle continues aka life goes on!! can you dig it?

I’m just trying to rig it up / cue up some nice sounds while I shelter in place / maintain my social distancing…

Some are saying the gig is up / the fix is in, after we fell on our face!! no pain no gain was what Betty Wright was saying!!

Placing a bet on this good music playing while haters say all bets off!! we’re listening to the CTI All Stars with James Taylor’s Fire and Rain (Featuring Hubert Laws)

Placing a bet on this good music playing!! these cats are going off!! check out the all star players and the track!! let the music play, don’t hit pause!!

Check this out at CTI All Stars – Fire and Rain (Featuring Hubert Laws)

Raul DeSouza – At the Concert

Digital Crate Digging Continues during this Throwback Thursday segment..

We’re chilling out on a hot afternoon in Atlanta; 90 degree weather? we’re dealing with it..

Oh yes, we’re dealing with it!! we felt the pressure like Moscow Mitch is feeling it up in Louisville…

He’s also feeling it on Twitter, constituents are bitter!! they know the real deal..

O-Zone? a “don’t stop get it getter” but at the moment trying to chill / take it down a thousand..

In a zone, listening to Raul DeSouza with his version of the Michael Henderson / Roberta Flack cut At the Concert; check out the players and the track to see how it’ll work!! good memories it’s arousing!

Backing Vocals – Josie JamesPetsye PowellSharon “Muffy” Hendrix

Bass – Robert Popwell

Drums – Leon “Ndugu” Chancler

Producer, Electric Piano [Rhodes], Grand Piano [Yamaha Electric] – Dawilli Gonga /  George Duke

Guitar – Charles “Icarus” Johnson

Percussion – AirtoManolo Badrena

Trombone [Tenor-Bass], Sousaphone – Raul de Souza

Written-By – Michael Henderson

Eumir Deodato – “Also Sprach Zarathustra”

Digital Crate Digging Continues per this O-Dog Day Party,  on what I refer to as a Terrible / Terrific Tuesday..

Things can play out either way; my coping strategy? it’s let the music play!!

Plus O-Zone will write / say a word or two letting you know what it do; letting you know it’s rough out here!!

Once again it’s on!!  so what it do?  this is some real crate digger / classic material here!! 

Checking out this classic from Eumir Deodato  called Also Sprach Zarathustra; check out the players on this cut!!

 Eumir Deodato – piano, electric piano

Stanley Clarke – electric bass

Ray Barretto – congas

Billy Cobham – drums

John Tropea – electric guitar

Airto Moreira – percussion

…plus the studio enhanced it with strings and horns, since this is a classical music song written by Richard Strauss the composer / director

…..it didn’t mess the funk up though!! check it out!!

Check this out at https://thebrothaomanxl1.blogspot.com/2012/10/eumir-deodato-also-sprach-zarathustra.html