Friday, April 10, 2009

A free Melvin Gibbs download

Back in January, I gave you a sneak taste of the new CD from bassist and bandleader Melvin Gibbs. The group is Melvin Gibbs’ Elevated Entity. The album is “Ancients Speak.”

Now let me hit you with a FREE MP3. Click here to hear “Canto Por Odudua” on my Vox blog. This track showcases killer guitarist Pete Cosey plus Cuban-born Pedrito Martinez on vocals. To download it, click the title below.

“Canto Por Odudua” (MP3)
More on this album


Wanda said...

UBM, you are busy today with the posts! What, are you chillin' at home today or what?

lawegohard said...

I likes. Nice workout music. Sounds like energy and heat.


@all my ladies. Now this brother keep a sister motivated at the MF Gym.

DeAngelo Starnes said...

Goddamn Melvin!!! Pete Cosey, too? True story but a little sad. Saw Pete Cosey on one of those judge shows. I'm thinking "What the hell? He played with Miles Davis."

Undercover Black Man said...

^ That is funny. Like seeing one of the Brides of Funkenstein as a contestant on "The Price Is Right." (I think one of 'em actually was.)

Conrad said...

I recently came accross your blog and have been reading along. I thought I would leave my first comment. I dont know what to say except that I have enjoyed reading. Nice blog. I will keep visiting this blog very often.


Charles Blass said...

uh-oh... deangelo: i didn't see the program, i think it was judge judy? but i was behind the scenes on the story, for a gig i produced with pete and his amazing group "children of agharta" (of which melvin gibbs and j.t. lewis are members)... actually pete won the case! cb