Tag Archives: Gumbo Ya-Ya & The Mardi Gras Mambo

SOUL JAZZ RECORDS presents: NEW ORLEANS FUNK VOL. 3 – Two-Way-Pocky-Way, Gumbo Ya Ya and the Mardi Gras Mambo (2013)

Rating: ★★★★★ Well here’s a somewhat unexpected addition to the Soul Jazz label’s benchmark-setting funk and soul New Orleans Funk compilation series. That’s ‘benchmark’, by the way, because for selection and sound quality it is peerless and ‘unexpected’ because frankly after two previous volumes (or three if you count 2001’s Soul Jazz comp. Saturday Night Fish Fry subtitled