stoned soul picnic

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Stoned Soul Picnic dates from the earlier part of Roy Ayers' career as a leader, before he delved heavily into R&B and funk fusions and instead concentrated more on soul-jazz grooves. Ayers leads a septet including such big names as pianist Herbie Hancock, altoist Gary Bartz, bassist Ron Carter, and flutist Hubert Laws. The Laura Nyro-penned title track foreshadows Ayers' later forays beyond the boundaries of pure jazz, and the group keeps the groove percolating nicely throughout, making Stoned Soul Picnic one of Ayers' better jazz-oriented outings(allmusic)

roy ayers - stoned soul picnic

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  1. cheeba 12 Αυγούστου 2008 - 11:22 π.μ.
    Great album. I posted a rare Roy Ayers set and included a link to your blog here:

    http://soundological.blogspot.com/2008/08/roy-ayers-quartet-2-all-blues.html

    Thanks!

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