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SOUL JAZZ RECORDS presents: NEW ORLEANS FUNK Vol. 4 – Voodoo Fire In New Orleans 1951-77 (2016)

voodoo-fire-new-orleans-funk-vol-4Rating: ★★★★★ Soul Jazz RecordsNew Orleans Funk series is one that should need no introduction. Vol. 1 came out in 2000 and established a benchmark for funk compilations both in terms of killer content, scrupulously researched liner notes and audio quality that no other label has thus far equalled. It was subsequently followed by three sequels – the ‘real’

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