Funk de-emphasizes melody and chord progressions and focuses on a strong rhythmic groove of a bassline played by an electric bassist and a drum part played by a drummer, often at slower tempos than other popular music. Like much of African-inspired music, funk typically consists of a complex groove with rhythm instruments playing interlocking grooves that created a "hypnotic" and "danceable feel". Funk uses the same richly colored extended chords found in bebop jazz, such as minor chords with added sevenths and elevenths, or dominant seventh chords with altered ninths and thirteenths. Larry Graham Jr.
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Funk de-emphasizes melody and chord progressions and focuses on a strong rhythmic groove of a bassline played by an electric bassist and a drum part played by a drummer, often at slower tempos than other popular music. Like much of African-inspired music, funk typically consists of a complex groove with rhythm instruments playing interlocking grooves that created a "hypnotic" and "danceable feel".
Funk uses the same richly colored extended chords found in bebop jazz, such as minor chords with added sevenths and elevenths, or dominant seventh chords with altered ninths and thirteenths. Larry Graham Jr. Slapping and popping are ways to produce percussive sounds on a stringed instrument. It is primarily used on the double bass or bass guitar. On bass guitars, this is commonly done with the thumb, while on upright bass, the edge of the hand or index finger may be used.
Popping refers to pulling the string away from the fretboard and quickly releasing it so it snaps back against the fretboard. On bass guitar, the two techniques are commonly used together in alternation, though either may be used separately. The Funk Brothers were a group of Detroit-based session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from until the company moved to Los Angeles in There have been a number of lead vocalists, the most well-known being Lenny Williams, who fronted the band between early and late , the period of their greatest commercial success.
James Lee Jamerson was an American bass player. He was the uncredited bassist on most of the Motown Records hits in the s and early s, and is now regarded as one of the most influential bass players in modern music history. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in The baritone guitar is a guitar with a longer scale length, typically a larger body, and heavier internal bracing, so it can be tuned to a lower pitch. Funk rock is a fusion genre that mixes elements of funk and rock.
James Brown and others declared that Little Richard and his mids road band, The Upsetters, were the first to put the funk in the rock and roll beat, with a biographer stating that their music "spark[ed] the musical transition from fifties rock and roll to sixties funk. Ron Beck takes up the drummers spot after David Garibaldi exited for a second time. Tower of Power is the third album release for the Oakland-based band, Tower of Power.
This is their most successful album to date, which was released in May It also marked the last album to feature founding trumpet player and band horn arranger, Greg Adams, and vocalist Tom Bowes. It also features a reunion with saxophonist Lenny Pickett who shows up on a few tracks.
East Bay Grease is the debut album by the soul and funk group Tower of Power, released in The album was released on CD in by Rhino Records. The album cover is derived from a sketch by David Garibaldi.
With Rufus Miller now gone, Rick Stevens took the reins as the sole lead vocalist for this album. It was voted by Modern Drummer Magazine as one of the most important recordings for drummers to listen to. Urban Renewal is a Tower of Power album recorded in and released in Plus drummer David Garibaldi left temporarily, although he does appear on the song "Willing To Learn" which was the first single released on the album.
David Bartlett takes the reins as drummer for this album. Also conga player Brent Byars left after the previous album Back to Oakland, with Carter Collins taking over for him on this album. In the Slot is a Tower of Power album released in It was their last studio album for Warner Bros. It also marked the debut of new vocalist Hubert Tubbs.
It features a few of their biggest hits and some gems from their first album East Bay Grease. David Garibaldi left the band again after this album. Monster on a Leash is an album by Tower of Power released in It was their debut on Epic Records.
This album is considered a return-to-form for the band and debuts lead vocalist Tom Bowes, thus far the only T. Founding member, baritone saxophone player Stephen "Doc" Kupka graces the front cover of the album. Jeff Lorber co-produced this album with band leader Emilio Castillo. References Parsons, Eric 9 February Bass Musician.
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