Record & CD Reviews

Live Oblivion Vol. 1 (1974) by Brian Auger's Oblivion Express
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Thomas (5/5): This is one of my favourite artists and favourite Live recordings. Auger is perhaps most familiar for hammond enthusiasts, esp... [ read more ]
Nightbirds (1974) by LaBelle
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Peter Kenney (4/5): Contains the original "Lady Marmalade" and a few other similar gems. Of course there are a couple of slushy ballads but ... [ read more ]
Rass! (1974) by Monty Alexander
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Billy Husmann (5/5): Monty Alexander with Ernest Ranglin: A DREAM!!! [ read more ]
The Jewel in the Lotus (1974) by Bennie Maupin
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Brian Mulholland (4/5): Bennie Maupin, reeds, glockenspiel, voice; Herbie Hancock, piano, electric piano; Charles Sullivan, trumpet; Buster ... [ read more ]
The Kid (1974) by Leroy Vinnegar
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Greg (5/5): Funky as hell and this disc is saturated with funky ooozing Rhodes! The Rhodes is dominant on ever track and its supported by so... [ read more ]
Mirage (1974) by Romano Mussolini
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Johnny (5/5): nearly impossible to find, but check out "hong kong". mellow jazz funk at its finest. [ read more ]
Southern Comfort (1974) by The Crusaders
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dan t (4/5): This album features some great rhodes playing by Joe Sample, who is certainly one of the most underated pianists of the 70's. H... [ read more ]
Native Dancer (1974) by Wayne Shorter
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el cid (4/5): strong collaboration with brazil's milton nascimento, who wrote many of the songs. herbie plays primarily acoustic on this on... [ read more ]
Fulfillingness' First Finale (1974) by Stevie Wonder
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Thomas O'Grady (5/5): Another absolute classic in my opinion, although again I don't 'love' all the songs. This album gets the highest r... [ read more ]
Powerful People (1974) by Gino Vannelli
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John Milner (5/5): Incredible album with lots of Rhodes piano. Storm At Sunup is another album with Rhodes in jazz-fusion from this talented... [ read more ]
Tom Cat (1974) by Tom Scott & The L.A. Express
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Reggie Turner (5/5): Listening to this CD today in 2004 a day of 3/4 rhythm sections (Drums, Bass & Guitar or Piano) its great to hear the p... [ read more ]
Inspiration Information (1974) by Shuggie Otis
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dan martin (5/5): This is truly an incredible album. It's almost a crime to pigeonhole it under the R&B heading - "Inspiration Information" is... [ read more ]