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|01-27-2013, 05:43 AM||#1 (permalink)|
Join Date: Jan 2013
Help! Acid Jazz & Funk Jazz
Hey, new member here looking for some help in finding some new music and artists to listen too, recently come across some Acid Jazz and Funk Jazz (which I never knew existed) and yea I'm loving it, seriously loving it, which is odd seeing I'm into Slayer and other heavy ****.
So can members here throw some names of artists and bands my way in this genre of music please? really like the stuff without singing in it, it's pretty ****ing awesome.
|02-14-2013, 09:25 AM||#2 (permalink)|
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Davis, CA
Try On the Corner by Miles Davis or Head Hunters by Herbie Hancock. For more modern, Combustication by Medeski Martin and Wood is a good choice. Acid Jazz, however, is kind of a vague item. I got into it first for jazz, but found what I was really after was Jazz Fusion.
The first two albums straddle the line between Fusion and Funk. Seeing that you like heavy stuff, you may also try Bitches Brew by Miles Davis. That's turned out to be my favorite jazz album of any kind.
|04-12-2013, 03:49 PM||#3 (permalink)|
Join Date: Mar 2013
There are a few great acid jazz series the best being This Is Acid Jazz and The Acid Jazz Test. My favorite is this one:
1. What's That - Exodus Quartet
2. Lonely Blues - Mitch Moses' Acid Blues Project
3. Sunshine - Little Big Bee
4. Obey The Rules Of The Night - Heavy Shift
5. Jazzin - Swing Machine
6. Rock Hopper - The Hip Joints
7. Surprise - Pal Joey's New Breed
8. Make Your Move Swing - CFM Band
9. Un Premier Jour Sans Toi - Reminiscence Quartet
10. Dig This - Mitch Moses' Acid Blues Project
11. Jazz Addiction - O.M.U.
12. When It's Cold - Disjam
1. Funk Shack West - Sharpshooters
2. Dazzle - The Chris Bangs Project
3. On The Vibe - Duboniks
4. Iapetus (Jazzy Moon) - Ultralights
5. Vibe Merchant - James Hardway
6. Outta Sight - James Taylor Quartet
7. Rush Hour - Sambada
8. Somewhere - United Future Organization
9. Floot Juice - Yada Yada
10. Always 2 Always - Anthea
11. Total Float - Mr. Electric Triangle
12. Topics In Groove - Jimpster
|05-13-2013, 10:15 AM||#4 (permalink)|
Just Keep Swimming...
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: See signature...
How 'bout some Billy Cobham:
Billy Cobham - Spectrum (Full Album).wmv - YouTube
|05-13-2013, 03:22 PM||#5 (permalink)|
The Sexual Intellectual
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Somewhere cooler than you
Just type Acid Jazz into google and you should find some of the 6 billion Acid Jazz compilations out there.
Urb's RYM Stuff
Most people sell their soul to the devil, but the devil sells his soul to Nick Cave.
|07-29-2013, 01:27 PM||#10 (permalink)|
Join Date: Jan 2009
Acid Jazz and Funk Jazz Recommends:
No Beginning No End- Jose James
Sounds from the Verve Hi-Fi- Thievery Corporation
Rio Bossa- Lisa Ono
Milchbar Seaside Sessions Vol. I- IV- Blank and Jones
Spiked- Chris Joss
Funkhaus Studio Sessions- Jazzanova
Soronno On the Rocks- Bebo Best and the Super Jazz Orchestra
Jazz for Imaginary Movies- Bebo Best
Walking In Paris- After In Paris
All Systems Are A Go-Go- Ursula 1000
There are two types of music: the first type is the blues and the second type is all the other stuff.
Townes Van Zandt