Various Artists: New Orleans Funk - New Orleans: The Original Sound Of Funk 1960-75 (Vinyl 3xLP)
Various Artists: New Orleans Funk - New Orleans: The Original Sound Of Funk 1960-75 (Vinyl 3xLP)

Various Artists: New Orleans Funk - New Orleans: The Original Sound Of Funk 1960-75 (Vinyl 3xLP)

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The album New Orleans Funk is a captivating compilation released by Soul Jazz Records. This collection showcases the vibrant and infectious sounds of New Orleans funk, a genre that emerged in the 1960s and 1970s. With its rich musical heritage deeply rooted in jazz, R&B, and soul, New Orleans funk has a distinctive groove that is impossible to resist.

Featuring tracks from legendary artists such as The Meters, Eddie Bo, Professor Longhair, and many more, this album takes listeners on a journey through the streets of New Orleans. Each song is a testament to the city's unique musical legacy and its ability to create music that makes you want to dance.

The album opens with The Meters' iconic track "Cissy Strut," instantly setting the tone for what's to come. From there, it delves into lesser-known gems like Eddie Bo's funky "Hook 'n' Sling" and Betty Harris' soulful "There's a Break in the Road." The diverse range of artists and songs on this compilation ensures that there is something for everyone.

What sets New Orleans Funk apart is not only its incredible selection of tracks but also its attention to detail. The remastered sound quality brings out the nuances of each instrument, allowing listeners to fully appreciate the intricate rhythms and melodies that define New Orleans funk.

Whether you're a die-hard fan of funk or simply looking to explore new musical territories, this album is a must-have addition to your collection. Its infectious grooves will transport you straight to the heart of New Orleans, where music flows through every street corner.

So put on your dancing shoes and get ready to immerse yourself in the irresistible sounds of New Orleans Funk. Let Soul Jazz Records be your guide as they take you on an unforgettable journey through one of the most vibrant and influential music scenes in history.

  1. Aaron Neville - Hercules
  2. Bo Dollis & The Wild Magnolia Mardi Gras Indian Band - Handa Wanda
  3. The Meters - Handclapping Song
  4. Eddie Bo - Check Your Bucket
  5. Professor Longhair - Big Chief
  6. Cyril Neville - Tell Me What's On Your Mind
  7. Lee Dorsey & Betty Harris - Love Lots Of Lovin
  8. Mary Jane Hooper - I've Got Reasons
  9. Lee Dorsey - Who's Gonna Help Brother Get Further
  10. Huey "Piano" Smith & His Clowns - Free, Single And Disengaged
  11. Eddie Bo - Hook 'N' Sling (Pt II)
  12. The Gaturs - Gator Bait
  13. Danny White - Natural Soul Brother
  14. Ernie K-Doe - Here Come The Girls
  15. Dr. John - Mama Roux
  16. Allen Toussaint - Get Out Of My Life Woman
  17. The Explosions - Garden Of Four Trees
  18. Robert Parker - Hip-Huggin
  19. Chuck Carbo - Can I Be Your Squeeze
  20. Gentleman June Gardner - It's Gonna Rain
  21. Marilyn Barbarin - Reborn
  22. The Meters - Just Kissed My Baby
  23. Sonny Jones - Sissy Walk (Pt II)

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