This mix starts with a JapJazz gem from the Kazu Matsui Project, has a tight, off the wall collaboration from sax supremo Gary Bartz and vocal mistress Syreeta Wright, the Jazz Renegades cover Norman Conners, Frank Derrick gives us a big band blast, some 1980's goodness from jazz veteran Pharoh Sanders, a Ronnie Laws classic and finishes with another class offering from recently departed Donald Byrd.
After taking me back to my Castor Soul Weekend roots last week Mr S will be back soon and I've more rare stuff for you next week.
Gary Bartz & Syreeta Wright- Funked up
Perigeo- Fata Morgana
Manolo- The one thing
Jazz Renegades- Mother of the future
The Frank Derrick Total Experience- No Jive
Dave Matthews- East side lady
Pharoah Saunders- Think about the one
Ronnie Laws- Heavy on easy
Donald Byrd- Flight time