The Backroom 12.26.17

Boxing Day and The Backroom is closing up shop for another year, with a look back at some of the best funk & soul release of the year, a look ahead to Saturday’s night’s show at College Street Music Hall with Pimps of Joytime and Turkuaz, and a few New Year’s nuggets.

 

  • The Boxer — Carbon Leaf
  • Boxing Day Blues — The Heebee-Jeebees
  • The After Christmas Song — KC & The Sunshine Band
  • Take Off The Crown — Crowd Company
  • Everything I Do Gone Be Funky from Now On — Stanton Moore
  • Here Come The Girls — Trombone Shorty
  • Get Down on the Funk — Nils Lindgren Funk Unit
  • More Than A Mouthful — Cookin’ on 3 Burners (f. Kylie Auldist)
  • S.T.A.Y. — Gizelle Smith (f. Eric Goss)
  • Sail On! — Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
  • Sure Don’t Miss You — The Dip
  • New York Beat — The Haggis Horns (f. Lucinda Slim)
  • Funky Nation Anthem: Message 2 America — Sheila E.
  • Sweet Talker — Cookin’ on 3 Burners (f. Stella Angelico)
  • Move Over — The Andy Tolman Cartel (f. Jo Harmon)
  • Money — Tanika Charles
  • Do Your Thing — D/troit
  • I Miss You Babe — Gemma & The Travellers
  • Heart is Wild — Pimps of Joytime
  • The Funk — Pimps of Joytime
  • 20 Dollar Bill — Turkuaz
  • The Generator — Turkuaz
  • What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve — Ella Fitzgerald
  • Auld Lang Cha Cha Cha — US Air Force Aiermen of Note
  • The Night They Invented Champagne — Seth MacFarlane
  • New Year’s Resolution — Otis Redding & Carla Thomas
  • New Year’s Resolution Blues — Roy Milton Solid Serenaders
  • Champagne and Reefer — Magic Slim & The Teardrops
  • Champagne Taste — Eartha Kitt
  • Boxing Day — The Marlowes