Sunday, March 10, 2019

Sonny Phillips - 1970 - Black Magic!

Sonny Phillips 
Black Magic!

01. Make It Plain
02. Wakin' Up
03. Over the Rainbow
04. Bean Pie
05. I'm an Old Cowhand
06. The Brotherhood

Congas – Buddy Caldwell
Drums – Ben Dixon
Electric Bass [Fender] – Jimmy Lewis
Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Sonny Phillips (tracks: A3, B1)
Guitar – Melvin Sparks
Organ – Sonny Phillips
Tenor Saxophone – Eddie Pazant

Dynamic & melodious soul jazz effort by this Jimmy Smith follower -a precursor of the modern-day acid jazz sound - features the great Melvin Sparks on guitar! (By the way, am I the only one that thinks the dude looks like Eddie Murphy?)



  2. Dear Drago, he really does look like Eddie Murphy :-) Good one!
    Peace out!