Roll All Night Long

Feels so good…

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If It Wasn’t For Bad Luck…

master and student


CLEVELAND,OHIO -FEBRUARY 20: Albert King on 2/20/91 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Paul Natkin/WireImage)



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I Am Nothing

Look at me, a king on a throne!

Great old soul from Detroit.


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She’s Just Another Girl

Bones



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My Love Runs From My Head Down To My Toes

Play the game

play the game

play the game

play the game of love!


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Soul Brothers


Tasty

Ray Charles & Milt Jackson.

Tasty




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A Long Way From Feeling Bad

Let’s go to Funkville with The Crowd Pleasers!

This is rare, pure Ohio Funk.



I’ve read that The Crowd Pleasers were formed to accompany Junie Morrison on tour in the 1979-1980 timeframe, but the tour fell apart and The Crowd … Read the rest

So Ruff So Tuff Out Here


Let me tell ya people!

Found some live ZAPP featuring the mega funky Roger Troutman from that same Aruba Funk Jam hosted by Sinbad.

So funky. Computer Love.


We miss you, Roger.


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This Is Graham


Enjoy most of Sly & The Family Stone, rocking the stage in Aruba circa 1997 on Sinbad’s Summer Soul Jam.

Yes. I had this on VHS back in the day but it’s long gone.



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Way Down Inside

Rick Beato with a great dissection of the Zep classic Whole Lotta Love:

I like when he picks up the guitar and plays along with the solo.

Pretty sick!


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The Small Fish

Bob Marley performing, 1980


One piece to the genius of Bob Marley is how pliable his music is.

The Marley fam did a remix project in 1999 called Chant Down Babylon where they mixed reggae classics with hip-hop and rock … Read the rest

It’s The Wrapping They Buy


Here’s a great interview clip with the shy and interesting Charlie Watts, drummer for the Rolling Stones, from back in the early days.

He reflects on life in a successful white rock ‘n roll band playing black R&B, how American … Read the rest

George Bernard Worrell, Jr.


Best known as Bernie or The Wizard of Woo, Worrell is a giant among modern composers and keyboardists.

This man could play virtually anything at a very high level. His writing, playing, and improvisation were unrivaled. From April 19, 1944 … Read the rest

WFNK’s World of Funk

One of our most popular playlists is the grab bag of all that is funky —

Planet Earth Funking For Ages:
WFNK.com Presents a Whole World of Funk

A little bit of this, a little bit of that, before you … Read the rest

What He Wants Is Live Aretha

Whenever he needs it.  Aretha baby we love you.


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Serve The Song

The most expensive drummer in the world plays it simple.

RINGO!!

  1. For the music
  2. What’s most important in music? Not the singer, not the guitarists, not the bassist, not the keyboardist, not the drummer. It’s the song. It’s the music.
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It’s Not Lie


Great old Toots & The Maytals


This video is part of the amazing Youtube playlist

Planet Earth Funking For Ages


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I’ve Got An Itch Inside My Boots

Cool rare classic rock from the early 70’s:

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