Tag Archives: Now-Again

EAMON: Captive Thoughts

EAMON: Captive ThoughtsRating: ★★★★★ Recently released on Egon’s Now Again label is Eamon’s fourth studio album Captive Thoughts and it’s dope. Wait a minute – surely not Eamon of 2003’s Fuck It (I Don’t Want You Back) notoriety? The very same. Mind you, the man has paid a heavy penance for that crime – a poorly-marketed second album followed by ten years in the wilderness characterised by drug abuse

MARK III: Marvin Whoremonger (2016)

marvin-whoremonger-mark-iiiSomething else that slipped under the radar back in November was Mark III’s Marvin Whoremonger LP. God knows why – how could you not immediately pounce on an LP named Marvin Whoremonger? Actually though, it’s not the first time in the record’s history that it’s received such shabby treatment. This every-bit-as-filthy-as-you’d-expect funk album was recorded in 1976 by

4TH COMING: Strange Things: The Complete Works 1970-1974 (2015)

Strange Things 4th ComingRating: ★★★★★ Former Stones Throw general manager Egon strikes again unearthing another treasure trove of long lost funk and soul for his Now-Again label. This time it’s short-lived L.A. outfit 4th Coming. In their four or so years of existence, the band released eight singles under their own name and a ninth under the moniker Impact! and featured a rotating cast of musicians