EDDIE HARRIS

PEOPLE GET FUNNY...

1LP

Eddie Harris was an American jazz musician, best known for playing tenor saxophone and for introducing the electrically amplified saxophone. During his career he recorded over 50 albums, mixing jazz with funk which resulted in Grammy Award nominations for two of his albums. The 1983 People Get Funny... recording contains the title track "People Get Funny When They Get a Little Money" and "La Carnival", which are sublime examples of his jazz-funk style accompanied by vocals and scatting.  

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  • 180 gram audiophile
  • Includes "La Carnival"
  • Limited edition of 500 copies on translucent pink coloured vinyl
Catalog # : MOVLP3712 Format : 1 LP, 180 gram Releasedate : March 22 2024
Barcode : 8719262034303 Sleeve : 3mm Original Release : 1987 

Eddie Harris was an American jazz musician, best known for playing tenor saxophone and for introducing the electrically amplified saxophone. During his career he recorded over 50 albums, mixing jazz with funk which resulted in Grammy Award nominations for two of his albums. The 1983 People Get Funny... recording contains the title track "People Get Funny When They Get a Little Money" and "La Carnival", which are sublime examples of his jazz-funk style accompanied by vocals and scatting. "Silver Plated" and the other tracks are more in the jazz-hard-bop style. Featured on the album are drummer Carl Burnett, electric pianist William S. Henderson III and bass-player Larry Gales.

People Get Funny... is available as a limited edition of 500 copies on translucent pink vinyl.

 

 

Side A

1. People Get Funny When They Get a Little Money
2. La Carnival
3. Ski Ball
4. Three Quarter Miles

Side B

1. Silver Plated
2. Hal Strang
3. The Time of my Life
4. Step Down to the Top