Alain Mion

The New Cortex: Let's Groove! (FUNK)

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The New Cortex: Let's Groove!

Alain Mion

3760179351378

LPS 162437

FUNK

1

LP 14,04 €

This new album mixing Jazz and Funk, is the synthesis of the long career of ALAIN MION and CORTEX, performed by top level European musicians. Media compare Cortex to Chick Coreaʼs Return To Forever and to Herbie Hancockʼs Headhunters.

Considered as the greatest French jazz funk band from the seventies, Cortex is admired by the “funk addicts” all around the world, oftentimes sampled and compiled by worldwide Rap and DJ stars. Alain Mion the founder and leader of Cortex is recognized as a talented and great Jazz pianist, certainly one of a kind in the ʻsoul jazz funkʼ style, in the same vein as Les McCann or Ramsey Lewis.

PERSONNEL:

  • Sax Section:
  • Greg Deletang, Loic Soulat, Phil Brohet, Pietro Tonolo, Romano Pratesi
  • Alain Mion - piano
  • Patrik Boman - bass
  • Michael Kersting - drums
  • Adeline De Lepinay - vocals

TRACKS:

  • SIDE A
  • A1. Phila Nite Song
  • A2. Wrong Soul Blues
  • A3. Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho
  • A4. When The Ship Sails Away
  • SIDE B
  • B1. La Rue
  • B2. East St Louis, 1917
  • B3. The Tap Tap
  • B4. Greene Street