T. Honda – What’s Going on (Jazz Room) LP

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£19.50

The impossibly cool 1973 album What’s Going On from Late, Great Japanese Funk & Jazz Don Takehiro Honda which swings through jazz orchestral renditions of American R&B and Funk Classics like Marvin Gaye’s “What’s Going On,”Otis Redding’s “Sitting On The Dock of the Bay,” and James Brown’s “Ain’t It Funky Now” turning them into the most Down Home, Grits ‘N’ Gravy Grooviest Versions and sounding like they were recorded at the studio of the band that taught the Memphis Rhythm Sections all they ever were gonna need to to know. As well as the aforementioned tracks the album also iconic funk/soul gems from the Impressions (Check-Out Your Mind) & Soul Jazz covers from Eddie Harris (Sham Time), The Crusaders (Greasy Spoon) and a Pacific Soul Jazz Classic in “Ain’t Tell You A Good Way But” which was composed by Takehiro Honda. Original copies regularly change hands for eyewatering sums and the album is seen as a much loved classic of it’s era. Check out other Jazz Room releases here.

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Description

1.Ain’t Tell You A Good Way But 03:32

 

2.Check Out Your Mind 05:13

 

3.Ain’t Funky Now 04:33

 

4.What’s Going On 04:41

 

5.Sham Time 05:12

 

6.Greasy Spoon 05:42

 

7.Dock Of The Bay 05:53

Additional information

Weight 400 g

1 review for T. Honda – What’s Going on (Jazz Room) LP

  1. Robert

    Thanks for the excellent service and packing it correctly. Superb re-issue.

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