Tag Archives: funk

Hal Greens Vs. Sal Rucco

Once a month at the Stone Fox bar on the westide of Music City, Sal Rucco hosts an evening of vinyl, drinks and booty shakin’. This month Sal invited down Hal Greens, G.E.D. Soul’s favorite D.J. and friend, to rock the discs until late in the night.

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1976 G.E.D. Soul Revue

Doin’ it to ya in the year 1976!  Andrew Muller presents a collection of tunes from the year that brought us countless uptempo party fueled songs.

Enjoy the danceable, sexy and sometimes just plain goofy tracks from the year 1976.   My favorite?   James Brown’s seven minute coke binge “I Refuse to Lose.”  Enjoy!

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GED Soul Revue: “Wah Wah Watson” Vol. 1

Melvin Ragin AKA “Wah Wah Watson” is not only one of the greats of the funk guitar but could easily be considered the man that showed the world what guitar effects could truly add to funk and soul music. His trademark guitar licks graced some of the funkiest Herbie Hancock and Barry White. He played on Marvin Gaye’s “What’s Going On” album and contributed to the Temptations and The Four Tops as a member of the great studio band, the Funk Brothers throughout Motown’s transition from Detroit to L.A.

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