Tuesday, June 2, 2009


Cosmic Funk - Lonnie Liston Smith & The Cosmic Echoes

Rating: 4.5/10
Sound Quality: 320 kb/s
Format: Mp3
Record Label: Flying Dutchman/BMG
Year Released: 1974/2001
Album Covers: Included
Pass: radiodada

About Lonnie Liston Smith
Lonnie Liston Smith, Jr. (born December 28, 1940 in Richmond, Virginia) is an American jazz, soul, and funk musician. Smith started out playing acoustic jazz before exploring jazz fusion, soul, and funk. Smith played acoustic piano with Pharoah Sanders, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Betty Carter, and Gato Barbieri. He later joined Miles Davis as an electric keyboardist in the early 1970s.In 1973 Smith founded the Cosmic Echoes band with his brother Donald Smith, a singer and piano player who has collaborated, among others, with Oliver Lake. Smith was featured on rapper Guru's album Jazzmatazz, Vol. 1.


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