The Backroom 8.15.17

The Ides of August. Is that a thing? Better than the Guns of August. But, it’s only half-over. Let’ go funk diving and see what else we find.

Spoiler alert, the playlist:

  • Here Come the Girls — Stanton Moore (f. Cyril Neville & Trombone Shorty)
  • Big Easy — Analog Son
  • Tryna’ Make it Funky — Earphunk
  • Funk 4 Lunch — Naughty Professor
  • Make It Funky — Baba Soul & The Professors of Funk
  • Wicked Witch — Soul Vaccination
  • Witchdoctor — lily Frost
  • Chills & Fever — Samantha Fish
  • Big Spender — Shirley Bassey
  • Agent Double-O-Soul — Edwin Starr
  • Agent OO Funk — Jon Cleary
  • Can’t Stop — Mayer Hawthorne
  • Room Blue — Emi Meyer
  • Mistakes — Lake Street Dive
  • The Bird Wave — Jimmy McGriff
  • Hoodoo Thing — Brian Stoltz
  • Planetary Citizen — John McLaughlin & Mahavishnu Orchestra
  • The People are Ready to Dance Again — Marion Saunders
  • Coca Cola — Saskwatch
  • Let’s Make It Easy — Melodius Trunk (f. Leslie Armstead)
  • I’m Still Here — Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
  • Big City — Prince
  • You, Bluebird — Jane Child
  • Alice Everyday — Book of Love
  • Elected — Alice Cooper
  • No More Mr. Nice Guy — Alice Cooper
  • It’s a Jungle out There — Randy Newman
  • Jungle Love — Steve Miller Band