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Foals

Shaped in Oxford, Britain, by longtime friends Yannis Philippakis (guitar) and Jack port Bevan (drums), along with Andrew Mears on vocals, guitarist Jimmy Smith, and bassist Walter Gervers, Foals — whose name can be a play for the etymology of Philippakis’ name — started in an effort to protest against …

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Dan Fogel

Solidly in the type of the fantastic Hammond B-3 jazz players like Jimmy Smith, Groove Holmes, Jimmy McGriff, and Outdoors Bill Davis who emerged in the 1950s, Dan Fogel caught the B-3 bug early. Delivered June 21, 1948, in Atlantic Town, NJ, Fogel could place claim to getting Jackie Gleason’s …

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The New Mastersounds

Among the cornerstone works from the U.K. retro-soul picture, the brand new Mastersounds perform taut, old-school instrumental funk having a modern energy and an excitement that has gained them rave evaluations and led these to collaborate with several major functions in Britain and america. THE BRAND NEW Mastersounds were shaped …

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Lucky Peterson

Child prodigy position is sometimes tough to overcome upon getting maturity. Not for Lucky Peterson; he grew larger (in more methods than one) over the modern blues circuit than he was on the precocious age group of six, when he have scored a nationwide R&B hit using the Willie Dixon-produced …

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Richard “Groove” Holmes

Revered in soul-jazz circles, Richard “Groove” Holmes was an unapologetically swinging Jimmy Smith admirer who could effortlessly move in the grittiest of blues towards the most sentimental of ballads. Holmes, an extremely accessible, simple and warm participant who was specifically well-known in the dark community, have been well reputed over …

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Russell Malone

An adept jazz guitarist having a clean assault and liquid, lyrical design, Russell Malone frequently plays inside a swinging, straight-ahead design weaving in components of blues, gospel, and R&B. Created in Albany, Georgia in 1963, Malone 1st began playing acoustic guitar around age group four on the toy device, quickly …

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Grady Tate

Grady Tate is certainly renowned being a program drummer extraordinaire, a specialist in the usage of the rim shot for syncopating purposes; valued for his generating, pushing, or simple coaxing from the defeat. Yet he in addition has shown a warm, versatile, rhythmically agile baritone tone of voice, which, within …

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Jimmy Smith

Jimmy Smith wasn’t the 1st body organ participant in jazz, but nobody had a larger influence using the instrument than he did; Smith coaxed a wealthy, grooving tone from your Hammond B-3, and his audio and style produced him a high instrumentalist in the 1950s and ’60s, while several rock …

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The Gourds

The Gourds certainly are a good-time, honky tonkin’ music group with plenty of quirk and underground appeal to justify the “alternative” tag in “alternative country-rock.” A part of Austin’s lively scene and well-known performers in the city’s nationwide music display SXSW, the Gourds 1st gained the interest of the Zero …

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Yaya3

Saxophonist Joshua Redman, keyboardist Sam Yahel, and drummer Brian Knife had crossed pathways frequently before they joined up with together to create Yaya3. Each musician offers recorded like a head, and Blade got appeared being a sideman on Yahel’s albums Trio and In the Blink of the Eyesight, and on …

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