Horn Culture (BLOW OUT PRICE!)

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Horn Culture is a nice spiritual jazz session led by the legendary saxophonist.  It dates back to 1973 and most of the musicians actually plug in.  Yoshiaki Masuo is the guitarist (some of you may know his great "24" album only released in Japan).  Walter Davis is playing electric piano and Bob Crenshaw is on electric bass.  David Lee is on drums and the great Mtume is on percussion.  Worth it just for the near 12 minute "Sais".

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Red Circle 1
Sat, 2016-01-23 13:45
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I saw an edition of this band live at SUNY Binghamton yrs ago and they were even better live than on record. I believe this was followed by a few more releases with more or less the same band. This is Sonny getting into the crossover era a little behind Electric Miles and other bands at that time but trying to maintain a core acoustic sound with his sax and overall band. No wah wah or echoplex\multivider nonsense. What was side 1 is also Sonny's attempt to keep the avant garde side of his sound relevant and side 2 are tunes that are a little more grounded in that 2 of them are covers. Overall the session was successful and an interesting addition to his overall catalog with more to come later.
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I saw an edition of this band live at SUNY Binghamton yrs ago and they were even better live than on record. I believe this was followed by a few more releases with more or less the same band. This is Sonny getting into the crossover era a little behind Electric Miles and other bands at that time but trying to maintain a core acoustic sound with his sax and overall band. No wah wah or echoplex\multivider nonsense. What was side 1 is also Sonny's attempt to keep the avant garde side of his sound relevant and side 2 are tunes that are a little more grounded in that 2 of them are covers. Overall the session was successful and an interesting addition to his overall catalog with more to come later.
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