Eugene Blacknell We Can't Take Life For Granted

Luv n' Haight
  • CD LHCD055£10.99
    Out of stock
  • 2×LP LHLP055£12.99
    Out of stock
  • 1. Eugene blacknell – Welcome dudes and dollies (intro)
  • 2. Eugene blacknell and the savonics – Jump back
  • 3. Eugene blacknell – Mo self
  • 4. Eugene blacknell and the new breed – Cousin john
  • 5. Eugene blacknell – Gettin' down
  • 6. Eugene blacknell – The trip
  • 7. Eugene blacknell – I'm so thankful lucky 13 radio spot (interlude)
  • 8. Eugene blacknell – Get in a hurry
  • 9. Eugene blacknell – I'm so thankful
  • 10. Eugene blacknell – Dance to the rhythm
  • 11. Eugene blacknell – We know we have to live together
  • 12. Eugene blacknell – We know we have to le gordon bleu radio spot (interlude)
  • 13. Eugene blacknell – Fro the sake of love
  • 14. Eugene blacknell – Jive kinda friends
  • 15. Eugene blacknell – Hard times
  • 16. Eugene blacknell – Holdin on
  • 16. Eugene blacknell and the savonics – Don't stop now
  • 17. Eugene blacknell – We can't take life granted
  • 17. Eugene blacknell and the four rivers with the savonics – gro-ve mon-key
  • 18. Eugene blacknell – Welcome brothers and sisters (interlude)
  • 19. Eugene blacknell – Wahwah funk
  • 20. Eugene blacknell – Echo reply (interlude)
  • 21. Eugene blacknell – Space funk
  • 22. Eugene blacknell – Live
  • 23. Eugene blacknell – Early jam session

This compilation is made up of his super rare early releases as Eugene Blacknell and the Savonics, the highly sought after raw instrumental funk as Eugene Blacknell and the New Breed, his big band party-style vocal tracks, and a host of unreleased material including the radio advertisements, live recordings, and both vocal and instrumental studio cuts. Fans of Bay Area Funk will recognize the different musical periods that Blacknell goes through with comparisons ranging from acts like Johnny Talbot and Tower of Power to Sly Stone and Graham Central Station.

People also bought

Alice ClarkAlice ClarkMainstream
The Holy Grail of modern soul!  Share in the secret and find out why this album is so highly regarded! Very highly recommended!
  • New LP £9.99
    Out of stock
 
    Deutsche Elektronische MusikExperimental German Rock and Electronic Music 1972-83Soul Jazz Records
    The first seeds of German rock and experimental electronic music were planted in 1968, as students and workers in Paris, Prague, Mexico and throughout...
    • Deluxe 2×CD£12.99
      Out of stock
    • 2×LP Vol.1£14.99
      Out of stock
    • 2×LP Vol.2£14.99
      In stockAdd to Bag
    • MP3 Release£9.99
      In stockAdd to Bag
    Leon ThomasBlues And The Soulful TruthFlying Dutchman
    Great deep funky vocal jazz. Includes 'Shape Your Mind To Die'.
     
      Delta Swamp RockSounds From The South: At The Crossroads Of Rock, Country And SoulSoul Jazz Records
      Monster double CD pack with a whopping 68-page book accompaniment / Two volumes of seriously heavyweight vinyl gatefold and 8page insert. Featuring...
      Organized KonfusionOrganized KonfusionHollywood Basic
      Classic debut album from Organized Konfusion gets a timely re-issue on double super loud LP. Essential purchase with every track a winner!!
      • LP£10.99
        Out of stock
      Dr. JohnIn The Right Place (1973)Atlantic
      Classic New Orleans funk album with The Meters as backing band! Vinyl is special edition Mardi Gras multi-coloured!
      • CD£7.99
        Out of stock
      • New LP £26.99
        Out of stock
      The MetersRejuvenationWarner Bros
      Classic funk album from 1974 featuring the massive "Just Kissed My Baby", "People Say", "What 'Cha Say", "Jungle Man", "Hey Pocky Away", "It Ain't No Use"...
      • CD£7.99
        In stockAdd to Bag
      • Reissue LP£9.99
        Out of stock
      Weldon IrvineSinbad (1976)Sony Music Japan
      'Music Is The Key'. The Glorious soul two-step anthem 'I Love You' featuring Don Blackman. Weldon Irvine's deep funky soulful jazz albums are truly incredible....
      • Reissue LP£9.99
        In stockAdd to Bag
      • CD£12.99
        Out of stock
      Gwen McCraeMelody Of LifeCat
      Rare groove classic featuring the super-funky 'All This Love That I'm Giving'.
      • Reissue LP£9.99
        Out of stock
      Miami SoundRare Funk and Soul from Miami, Florida 1967-74Soul Jazz Records
      BACK IN PRINT!! Soul Jazz Records Miami Sound features rare and classic Funk and deep Soul from Miami, Florida from 1968-74. The album features million-selling...
      • CD£11.99
        Out of stock
      • 2×LP£14.99
        Out of stock
      Roy Ayers UbiquityVibrations (1976)Polydor
      The most under-rated Roy Ayers album! With 'Searching'
      • CD£7.99
        Out of stock
      • Reissue LP£9.99
        In stockAdd to Bag
       
         
          MFSBLove is the Message (1973)Philadelphia International
          Killer Philly instrumental funk from the tightest backing musicians ever! Features "Love Is The Message" and "TSOP"! Usa ORIGINAL VINYL
          • Original LP£12.00
            Out of stock
          • CD£9.99
            In stockAdd to Bag
          The WhatnautsHelp Is On The WayHarlem International
          1981 boogie classic! As sampled by De La Soul.
          • 12"£7.99
            Out of stock
          The MetersThe MetersWarners
          All time classic raw funk outfit from New Orleans produced by the legendary Allen Toussaint. Features. 'Cissy Strut', 'Here Comes The Meter Man, 'Ease...
           
            The Nite-litersAnalysisRCA
            Serious hard funk band from 1973, includes a great version of Donny Hathaway's "Valdez In The Country".
            • Reissue LP£8.99
              Out of stock
            Herbie HancockMaiden Voyage (1965)Blue Note
            Brilliant, brilliant album - every track's a winner! Highly recommended!
            • CD£7.99
              In stockAdd to Bag
            • Reissue LP£11.99
              In stockAdd to Bag
            • New LP (180g) + MP3 Voucher£21.99
              Out of stock
            The PropositionsFunky DispositionLuv N' Haight
            Includes the original versions remastered, all the collectible 7"s, and several unreleased tunes. This is the only complete album of recordings from one...
            • 2×LP£12.99
              Out of stock
            • 2×CD£12.99
              Out of stock
            Karl Hector & The MalcounsSahara SwingNow Again
            Now-Again Records follows up The Heliocentrics’ percussive excursions into the astral realms of psychedelia with an album of Afro-tinged funk music...
            • CD£10.99
              Out of stock
            • 2×LP£13.99
              Out of stock
            Gil Scott-HeronPieces Of A Man (1971)Flying Dutchman
            Must-have Gil Scott-Heron album featuring "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised" and "Home Is Where The Hatred Is".
            • New LP £14.99
              Out of stock
            • CD£8.99
              Out of stock
            Weldon IrvineCosmic Vortex (1974)BMG
            100% Stone-cold rare groove classic. "Walk that Walk" is a heavyweight monster tune. ESSENTIAL!By 1974, 31 year-old Weldon Irvine was ready for the next...
            • Reissue LP£10.99
              In stockAdd to Bag
            • CD£11.99
              Out of stock