A Groovy Situation

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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Much like its predecessor, Blue Mode, A Groovy Situation finds organist Reuben Wilson turning in a funky collection of R&B and pop covers. Supported by guitarist Eddie Diehl, alto saxophonist Earl Turbinton, and drummer Harold White, Wilson runs through familiar soul hits like "If You Let Me Make Love to You Then Why Can't I Touch You," "A Groovy Situation," and "Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours," plus the Turtles hit "Happy Together." With songs like this, there's no question that Wilson is going for a wide audience, and while these smooth, funky grooves will do nothing for jazz purists, it's an entertaining record, and some of the grooves are quite hot ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Much like its predecessor, Blue Mode, A Groovy Situation finds organist Reuben Wilson turning in a funky collection of R&B and pop covers. Supported by guitarist Eddie Diehl, alto saxophonist Earl Turbinton, and drummer Harold White, Wilson runs through familiar soul hits like "If You Let Me Make Love to You Then Why Can't I Touch You," "A Groovy Situation," and "Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours," plus the Turtles hit "Happy Together." With songs like this, there's no question that Wilson is going for a wide audience, and while these smooth, funky grooves will do nothing for jazz purists, it's an entertaining record, and some of the grooves are quite hot indeed.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/13/2004
  • Label: Water
  • UPC: 646315713428
  • Catalog Number: 134
  • Sales rank: 145,862

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Reuben Wilson Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Organ
Earl Turbinton Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone
Eddie Diehl Guitar
Harold White Drums
Technical Credits
Rudy Van Gelder Engineer
Alan Gordon Composer
Bill Johnson Liner Notes
Peter Link Composer
Francis Wolff Producer
Renee Taylor Contributor
Patrick Roques Reissue Design
Michael Myers Liner Notes
Pat Thomas Reissue Producer
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