New York Groove – Ace Frehley
Kiss lead guitarist, Ace Frehley rocked hard in ’78 with this solo gem.
Ain’t Got No Home – Clarence ‘Frogman’ Henry
The ‘croak’ voice that happens at 1:27 is how he got his nickname – no auto tune here.
Grape Peel (How I Feel) – Buffalo Killers
From their album Heavy Reverie – meaty pop from Cincinnati, Oh-hi-o.
Come Away – ESG
From ’83 – we think James Murphy (LCD Soundsystem) owes a lot to ESG.
The Beat Generation – Beat Farmers
Mid 80’s Cow punk from San Diego.
King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown – Augustus Pablo
Free Walk – Melt Yourself Down
Jazz funk pays a huge homage to Fela.
Voodoo Lady – Ween
It’s only been two years, but we wish these guys would get back together.
All At Once – Ty Karim
Dusty and raw, from the original “Los Angeles Soul Goddess.”
Sit Down You’re Rockin’ The Boat – Sammy Davis Jr.
Made famous in ‘Guys and Dolls’ – made more famous by the Candy Man.