Saturday, July 22, 2006
BRAND NEW HEAVIES
ARTIST / BAND: BRAND NEW HEAVIES
SONG (MP3): RIGHT ON
ALBUM: GET USED TO IT
FILE UNDER: Jazz / Funk / Electro
LABEL: Delicious Vinyl
INFO: They are back with a vengeance. So said The Hollywood Reporters Craig Rosen in his glowing May 7, 2006 review of The Brand New Heavies sizzling performance at the legendary Roxy Nightclub in Los Angeles.In the early 1990s, London-based The Brand New Heavies created a musical movement by bringing soul music back to live instrumentation and impassioned vocals. Sassy, soulful and emotive vocalist NDea Davenport, guitarist Simon Bartholomew, drummer/keyboardist Jan Kinkaid and bassist Andrew Love Levy built their sound around the music they loved: classic American funk and soul music. The bands infectious grooves and inspiring songs -- including Never Stop, Stay This Way and Dream On Dreamer -- set in motion a 1990s musical revolution that permeates throughout the neo soul sound of today.
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