Head hunters

Head hunters

Music CD - 1997
Average Rating:
Rate this:
2
1
Publisher: New York, NY : Columbia/Legacy, [1997], p1973
Characteristics: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (10 p.)
Additional Contributors: Herbie Hancock Group

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment
j
Jer40
Aug 24, 2018

Keyboard music changed with this album; A truly innovative classic!

l
lukasevansherman
May 05, 2015

Seminal jazz "fusion" album from former Miles Davis sideman Herbie Hancock. Really, fusion is kind of a meaningless term because isn't all a music a fusion of different styles and elements? Rock and jazz did inhabit different world for a while, with musicians from each field looking askance at each other until more avant elements from each side started to incorporate elements of the other genre. Miles Davis, as he so often did, led the way by electrifying his band and looking towards funk, rock, and world music for inspiration. "Head Hunters" is sort of funk-jazz and feels like a continuation of Davis's "Bitches Brew." I assume the song "Sly" is a shout out to Sly and the Family Stone, another group pushing the envelope of genre at the time.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at DPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top