If politics is show business for charmless control freaks, is fusion funk for the sartorially challenged? Lee Rittenour’s cheery sky blue, long-sleeved tee perfectly acceptable in Hollywood, of course. I suppose they all had cocktails on the beach after this predictably flawless performance. No, we’re not jealous. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ceQ0VypjS8 Papa Was a Rolling Stone. Live but slicker than most studio albums. And very good indeed.
Not for those who confuse sincerity with incompetence – twee imbeciles like Josie Long and too many rock critics. Real soul requires discipline.