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post May 1 2010, 02:17 PM
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Listen to Herbie Hancock´s Headhunters playing Watermelon man from the seventies. Nice groove...


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jo5GcYeh7XA
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post May 1 2010, 03:51 PM
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First jazzy album I ever bought. Still one of my favorites


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post May 1 2010, 04:47 PM
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cool stuff!

thanks for sharing!


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post May 1 2010, 09:49 PM
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oh man these are standards....i used to play this song in my jazz band all the time.


this one, and cantaloupe island are my favorites


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post May 2 2010, 02:33 AM
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Ah its a classic. I haven't heard this song in ages , thanks for posting it! smile.gif


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post May 2 2010, 03:43 AM
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Thanks for sharing mate biggrin.gif
Long time since I heard this one...
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post May 3 2010, 01:24 AM
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Herbie Hanckok's work is amazing!! He was one of the first guys experimenting with synths and moogs


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post Jun 6 2010, 06:03 PM
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This song and the record "Head Hunters"(1973) are now classic stuff!

Herbie Hancock is maybe the most influential jazz musicians of the 20th century...thanks for your work Herbie!!!


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post Jun 6 2010, 06:26 PM
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Awesome, I need to get some more of this smile.gif


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I know this song for ages and I like it very much... I prefer Mongo Santamaria version:




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