Sadly, most people only think of Everybody Have Fun Tonight when they hear the name Wang Chung. This song is less poppy and more funky and groovy.
I absolutely love how the drums and bass drive this song. You almost wouldn’t miss the guitar parts. Also, Chrissy Hynde is a total badass.
I fucked up young.
Finishing Up funk week with Morris Day and the Time. He’s one of a long list of artists who owe a huge debt to the mighty Prince.
You were expecting Super Freak but I like this better.
Legend. Bootsy played with him. Imagine that; playing with James Brown AND George Clinton, as well as having a successful solo career.
Bootsy got his first big break in James Brown’s band. He got kicked out for being messed up on LSD. He’s one of my favourite bass players
It feels like the right time for another theme week, and we’re going with funk because funk is fun. If I were ever to play in a
Shazam-a-rama. If it’s nae Scottish, it’s crap!
Cuesta Loeb comes from a family of musicians. Her father is world-renowned jazz guitarist Chuck Loeb. Her mother is Spanish singer-songwriter/actress Carmen Cuesta.
It’s interesting how some music immediately conveys the decade in which it was recorded. Sometimes that’s good. Sometimes it’s bad.
I put “YEEEEEEEHAW!” into Google Translate it turns out it’s the same in every language, including German.