The meters have to be included in any funky collection, so here they are with a song from their first album in 1969.
The Meters – Cardova.
Here is another Meters songs at Uncle Funk
Gary Sole – Holdin on
An emotional funk ballad with horns, bass, drums and a bit a guitar.
Read more about Gary Soul at the Rare Funk On 45 online museum.
Today is a special day, because it is the first day after a long time that there has been an update on FunkTracks. A child was born, so I didn’t have much time to post funky tunes for you.
Today we have two bits of James brown waiting for you, thank Youtube for it.
James Brown People – get up and drive your funky soul
Here is the second bit of James Brown.
James Brown – Make It Funky
Now go ahead and spread the funk.
See you next time.
This time we have an Isaac Hayes playlist. Isaac Hayes is cool, tough and sexy. Just listen to “Walk on by”.
The Bar-Kays have been active since 1966 and still are. The Bar-Kays. They have played on many famous albums for Stax Records and became Otis Redding’s backingband.
They might not be appreciated or known as much as they should be.
Do you know where the nearest record store is? Go and buy a record there.
Here is a playlist of The Bar-Kays: