Tony Allen With Africa 70 – Afrodisco Beat ·

Digital Crate Digging Continues on what I refer to as a Terrible / Terrific Tuesday; things can play out either way..

They can be lackluster or spectacular!! from both extremes or somewhere in between!! soon caught up in the fray? 

….or paradise or to that place where “it ain’t nothing nice” ; going back and forth like Cameo mentioned..

Think Twice per Donald Byrd, you heard? peep game as a hater comes forth making cameo appearances with the interference, I hope y’all pay attention!! 

Nice with this good word, playing this and that dimension!! now back and forth overseas, check this motherland style per Tony Allen With Africa 70with a track called  Afrodisco Beat · 

Nice with those drums? Tony Allen, a funky drummer like Idris Muhammad, Clyde Stubblefield and Bernard Purdie so who’ll work with me? we’re dropping this disco jazz / jazz funk / afrobeat on the street!!

Check this out at Tony Allen With Africa 70 – Afrodisco Beat ·

Mongo Santamaria ‎– Los Indio

Sunday Jazz err I mean Digital Crate Digging Continues on what I refer to as a Terrible / Terrific Tuesday..

Things can go either way, claiming the terrific outcome!! celebrating by pulling out the drum and following my motto; “Let The Music Play”

….O-Dog Day Day Partying earlier but check the mood swing, Afternoon Jazzing!! actually? this vibe is in that same vein..

Jazz funking / Latin Jazzing!!  due to the next mood swing I could be out here spazzing! it’s rough out here!! me and my constituents are feeling the same pain!!

Doing the damn thing, check this soul food we bring!! in the midst of the ongoing spiritual warfare we’re fighting back with this good word and the sound!! at the moment listening to Mongo Santamaria with a track called Los Indio

This is from his Afro – Indio release back in  1975 / 1976, I’m digging it, getting my Afro / Indio / Cuban musical fix!! check out the players and the track to see what it do!!

Check this out at Mongo Santamaria ‎– Los Indio

Mongo Santamaria ‎– Hitchcock Railway

Sunday Jazz Continues on a hot afternoon / evening here in Atlanta; skies look cloudy but the meteorologists blame it on the Godzilla Sahara Dust Storm..

Son!! I’m  ready to spaz as Breonna Taylor protests up in Jefferson Square in Louisville get fired on; the coupon for redemption shows  no expired on date!! it’s not too late, God will deliver us from the storm..

…mentioned earlier in my it all falls apart post but not playing high post I’m  real with it!! your dude is down to earth..

Mentioned earlier, a dude falls through with heart and soul  from coast to coast, worldwide after the mothership landed us on earth..

Paid attention, work to do!! rolling down I-20 in Atlanta listening to some latin jazz from Mongo Santamaria ‎with a track called  Hitchcock Railway

His version of the Joe Cocker song? check the lyrics provided so you won’t get me wrong!! as we proceed and continue / move along check out the players rolling with Mongo Santamaria as they play!!

Check this out at Mongo Santamaria ‎– Hitchcock Railway

Sonny Phillips – Sure ‘Nuff, Sure ‘Nuff

Digital Crate Digging Continues!! check us out this Humpday Extravaganza is going down!!

The saga / struggle continues aka life goes on, bumped up due to this coronavirus that’s going around..

Your dude is hunkered down / sheltering in place / quarantining and social distancing…

But bringing the funky sound plus on the case with this good word after observing the scene from a distance; doing the damn thing!!

Oh yeah!! doing the damn thing!! jamming!! pulled out some old school jazz!! listening to Sonny Phillips with a track called Sure ‘Nuff, Sure ‘Nuff

Oh yeah!! speaking of doing the damn thing these cats are jamming!! check out the players and the track!! can I get a amen? “sho nuff!! sho nuff!!

Masters Of Groove – Masters Of Groove Twist

Digital Crate Digging Continues on this Throwback Thursday; that’s the kind of business being conducted…

Oh!! earlier we waxed poetic, plus we got techno / technical with it but it’s all good nobody was corrupted..

Well, at least not on this side of town!! no poetic justice was served by the GOP in the Senate concerning a Trump Impeachment; now Trump was at the Prayer Breakfast acting like he won the pennant..

Please!! some will need to pump brakes as they ride through town!! karma is something else, jokers will tempt fate..

Meanwhile this chef is in the kitchen aka the lab ready to serve this hot plate!! listening to some classic jazz funk from the Masters Of Groove with a track called Masters Of Groove Twist

Check the style, Bernard Pretty Purdie on drums,  Grant Green Jr  on the guitar,  Reuben Wilson on the keyboards , Jerry Jemmott on the bass; points scored / Afternoon Jazzing with  that jazz funk in our face!! check out the track / the plot twist..

Mongo Santamaria ‎– Los Indios

Digital Crate Digging Continues on what I call a Terrible / Terrific Tuesday…

Claiming a terrific out come, sounding better when we pull out the drum and let the music play!!

Ignoring what a fanatic will say, sounding like Trump trying to clap back at the UK ambassador about his assessment..

Scoring points, check the mathematics!! beats will bump plus we clap back with this good word; we’re not stressed about it..

Blessed? no doubt about it, so we pass these blessings on!! listening to some soul jazz / Latin jazz from Mongo Santamaria ‎with a track called Los Indios

Still Afternoon Jazzing, to my constituents it’s a blessing reducing the spazzing that’ll occur!! check out the players and the track to see what it do / what it does!!

Houston Person – “The Houston Express”

Digital Crate Digging Continues on some Flashback Friday type of business..

The saga / struggle continues as we go back to the future; my people know what the deal is…

Plus they know what the real is;  game is peeped from Israel with Netanyahu to the crisis in Venezuela..

My people know what the real is!!  others reaped what they sowed, as I mentioned before it’s hard out here for a player!!

On this Friday morning? we’ve got that feeling, O-Zone flowed down I-20 in Atlanta the runway / gateway  to the universe..

Rolling out / riding out!! escapades on the Gulf Coast out on I-10 on the way to Houston were mentioned earlier in the verse…

Now check out the flavor burst, listening to this jazz funk / soul jazz from Houston Person with a track called “The Houston Express”

Check out the players and the track, trying not to spaz as we’ll try to get our minds right early on a Friday morning; relieving the stress..

Guitar – Billy Butler

Piano, Electric Piano – Paul Griffin

Tenor Saxophone, Flute – Harold Vick

Trombone – Garnett Brown, Jack Jeffers

Trumpet – Ernie Royal, Money Johnson, Thad Jones

DrumsBernard Purdie

Bass [Fender]Gerry Jemmott

OrganJimmy Watson

Tenor SaxophoneHouston Person

Ivan ‘Boogaloo’ Joe Jones – Inside Job

Sunday Jazz Continues!! I mean, what other kind of posts should I be making at this time?

Sunday and jazz go together. I told another whatever!! high and low posts are played in the game; it’s that time!!

Is that a crime if I’m going for mine? trying to cross the border like the migrant caravan but facing opposition!!

Is it a crime? some don’t even care man!!  distracted by Thanksgiving Day / Black Friday and even the  Cyber Monday that’s upcoming!!

We kept on funky drumming, like Ivan ‘Boogaloo’ Joe Jones mentions, it’s an  Inside Job; we’ll continue to get breakbeat scientific..

We kept on funky drumming, this is what it do!! check out the players and the track!! plus O-Zone pays attention to the inside job perpetrated by the devil who comes to rob / steal, kill and destroy!! you should know the deal with it!

Masters Of Groove ‎– Jamaican Rock

Digital Crate Digging Continues per Throwback Thursday, so this dude will try to represent..

The saga / struggle continues; oh yes!! it goes back and we’ll face the drama in the future!! I was told to accept it..

Old dude said did I expect it? what? the free lunch!! after it’s ate? numbers the system will crunch then bill collectors will call harassing!!

An old attitude meets a new one, just in time for Throwback Thursday; I had a hunch, now class is in session..

But I’m digressing!! we’re listening to the  Masters Of Groove as they drop some Jamaican Rock..

Check out the players and the track; they’re grooving!! they’re not faking the funk, these cats rock!!

Bernard “Pretty”  Purdie – Drums

Grant Green Jr – Guitar (Son of jazz great Grant Green!)

Reuben Wilson –  Hammond B3 Organ

Jerry Jemmott – Bass

Source: Random Thoughts From A Brotha: Masters Of Groove ‎– Jamaican Rock

Ray Shanklin – “Duke’s Theme”

Sunday Jazz Continues!! We’re listening to some blues / soul jazz from  Ray Shanklin with aa track called  “Duke’s Theme”. This is from  Fritz The Cat (Original Soundtrack Recording).

Check out the players and the track…

Bass – Chuck Rainey
Drums – Bernard Purdie
Guitar – Arthur Adams
Percussion – Kenneth Nash
Keyboards / Written-By – Ray Shanklin
Vibraphone [Vibes] – Cal Tjader