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Sookie, Sookie - Grant Green - The Best Of Grant Green Vol. II (CD)

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  1. Apr 21,  · Tracklist A1 –Richard Groove Holmes* Grooving With Mr G A2 –Grant Green Sookie Sookie A3 –Ronnie Foster Chunky A4 .
  2. Jul 21,  · Ed Palermo, Marcus Miller, Tower of Power, Tony Adamo, Nightmares On Wax, Grant Green, 3 Brave Souls, Madlib, and more!
  3. Grant Green, unfortunately never became the household known name that many other jazz guitarists became (Earl Klugh, George Benson) but he was simply great guitar player. It's clearly evident on the tracks on this CD. While many may be familiatr with his tear down the house FONKAY sookie sookie. There's much more to this CD than just funk/5(5).
  4. Following the hit "Tukka Yoot's Riddim" by US3, which featured a sample from his track "Sookie Sookie", Grant Green has been enjoying a revival of popularity. Blue Note records released this compilation of the guitarist to catch the interest. So of course "Sookie Sookie" is here in it's original minute three-second glory.
  5. Aug 28,  · SOOKIE SOOKIE (DON COVAY - STEVE CROPPER)() GRANT GREEN - ALIVE! RECORDED AUGUST 15, AT THE CLICHE LOUNGE IN NEWARK, NEW JERSEY LABEL:(BLUE NOTE) PRODUCER: FRANCIS WOLFF.
  6. Aug 15,  · Alive! is the hardest funk LP Grant Green recorded during the later phase of his career, capturing a storming gig at Newark's Cliché Lounge. The sweaty club atmosphere adds something to the music that's difficult to pin down, yet unmistakably present -- a certain organic quality that isn't as noticeable on Green's studio albums of the time. Moreover, Green sounds more like the captain of his.
  7. Grant Green signed to Blue Note for a second time in Where his first stint with the label was nearly all hard bop, the recordings from his second stay were almost all funky soul-jazz. Predictably, these are sessions that jazz purists have dismissed throughout the years, even though -- when judged strictly on the level of funky, groove-oriented dance music -- the music is quite strong.9/
  8. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of The Best Of Grant Green Vol. II on Discogs. Label: Blue Note - CDP 8 2 8 • Series: The Blue Note Years • Format: CD Compilation • Country: Europe • Genre: Jazz • Style: Soul-Jazz, Jazz-Funk5/5(3).

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