Master of Funk: The Essential Albums 1974-1977

Master of Funk: The Essential Albums 1974-1977

by Tom Scott
     
 

The 2013 two-disc compilation Master of Funk: The Essential Albums 1974-1977 brings together several of saxophonist Tom Scott's albums of the '70s. This was during the early part of Scott's career, prior to his '80s smooth jazz period, when he was delving deep into a combination of jazz and funk.See more details below

Overview

The 2013 two-disc compilation Master of Funk: The Essential Albums 1974-1977 brings together several of saxophonist Tom Scott's albums of the '70s. This was during the early part of Scott's career, prior to his '80s smooth jazz period, when he was delving deep into a combination of jazz and funk. Included here are 1974's Tom Scott & the L.A. Express, 1974's Tom Cat, and 1976's New York Connection. These are gritty, hard-grooving albums.

Product Details

Release Date:
11/19/2013
Label:
Raven [australia]
UPC:
9398800037021
catalogNumber:
370
Rank:
68879

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Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Bless My Soul  -  Tom Scott & the L.A. Express
  2. Sneakin' in the Back  -  Tom Scott & the L.A. Express
  3. King Cobra  -  Tom Scott & the L.A. Express
  4. Dahomey Dance  -  Tom Scott & the L.A. Express
  5. Nunya  -  Tom Scott & the L.A. Express
  6. Easy Life  -  Tom Scott & the L.A. Express
  7. Spindrift  -  Tom Scott & the L.A. Express
  8. Strut Your Stuff  -  Tom Scott & the L.A. Express
  9. L.A. Expression  -  Tom Scott & the L.A. Express
  10. Vertigo  -  Tom Scott & the L.A. Express
  11. Rock Island Rocket
  12. Tom Cat
  13. Day Way
  14. Keep On Doin' It
  15. Love Poem
  16. Good Evening Mr. & Mrs. America & All the Ships At Sea
  17. Backfence Cattin'

Disc 2

  1. Mondo
  2. Refried
  3. Dirty Old Man  -  New York Connection
  4. Uptown & Country  -  New York Connection
  5. New York Connection  -  New York Connection
  6. Garden  -  New York Connection
  7. Time and Love  -  New York Connection
  8. Midtown Rush  -  New York Connection
  9. Looking Out For Number 7  -  New York Connection
  10. Appolonia (Foxtrata)  -  New York Connection
  11. You're Gonna Need Me  -  New York Connection
  12. Gotcha (Theme from Starsky & Hutch)
  13. Smoothin' On Down
  14. Drem Lady
  15. Shadows

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Tom Scott   Primary Artist,Flute,Percussion,Horn,Saxophone,Baritone Saxophone,Soprano Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone,Moog Synthesizer,Lyricon,Woodwind
John Tropea   Guitar
George Harrison   Slide Guitar,Guest Appearance
Larry Carlton   Guitar
Robben Ford   Acoustic Guitar,Electric Guitar
Bob James   Electric Piano
Joe Sample   Keyboards
Chuck Rainey   Bass
Ralph MacDonald   Percussion,Conga,Tambourine,cowbell
Kenny Ascher   Clavinet
Max Bennett   Bass
Dennis Budimir   Guitar
Chuck Findley   Trumpet,Guest Appearance
Steve Gadd   Percussion,Drums
Eric Gale   Bass,Guitar
John Guerin   Percussion,Drums
Gary King   Bass
Rick Marotta   Drums
Hugh McCracken   Guitar,Harmonica,Slide Guitar
Larry Nash   Organ,Electric Piano,ARP
Ray Palmer   Guitar
Richard Tee   Organ,Piano,Keyboards
Dick "Slyde" Hyde   Trombone,Bass Trumpet,Guest Appearance

Technical Credits

Larry Carlton   Composer
Robben Ford   Composer
Joe Sample   Composer
Tom Scott   Composer,Producer,Arp String Ensemble
Ralph MacDonald   Composer
Max Bennett   Composer
Hank Cicalo   Producer
Michel Colombier   Composer
John Coltrane   Composer
John Guerin   Composer
Larry Nash   Composer
William Salter   Composer
Richard Tee   Composer
Warren Barnett   Mastering
Ian McFarlane   Liner Notes

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