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The J.B.'s
Funky Good Time: The Anthology

Compil. US 1995 on Polydor label
R&B/Soul (Funk)

All tracks produced and/or written by James Brown. UPC: 731452709424 Tracks 1-1.1 & 1-1.2 recorded at International Recording, Augusta, GA, January 29, 1973. Track 1-2 recorded at King Studios, Cincinnati, OH, May 19, 1970. Track 1-3 recorded at Starday Studios, Nashville, TN, May 13, 1971. Track 1-4 recorded at Bobby Smith Studios, Macon, GA, June 28 or 29, 1971. Track 1-5 recorded at Soundcraft Studios, North Augusta, SC, September 2, 1971. Track 1-6 & 1-7 recorded at A&R Studios, New York City, February 1, 1972. Track 1-8 recorded at Bobby Smith Studios, Macon, GA, October 5 or 6, 1971. Additional recording at A&R Studios, New York City, February 1972. Track 1-9 recorded at A&R Studios, New York City, June 12, 1972. Tracks 1-10 & 1-11 recorded at Cavern Studios, Independence, MO, April 18, 1972. Track 1-12 recorded at A&R Studios, New York City, October 2, 1972. Track 1-13 to 1-15 recorded at A&R Studios, New York City, June 2, 1972. Track 2-1 recorded at Apollo Theater-New York City, September 14, 1972. Track 2-2 recorded at International Recording, Augusta, GA, August 2, 1973. Additional recording at Advantage Sound, New York City, September 7, 1973, and Sound Ideas Studios, New York City, December 5 & 10, 1973. Track 2-3 recorded at International Recording, Augusta, GA, June 28, 1973. Track 2-4 recorded at Sound Ideas Studios, New York City, February 19, 1974. Introduction recorded at A&R Studios, New York City, November 29, 1973, and February 4, 1974. Track 2-5 recorded at Sound Ideas Studios, New York City, February 19, 1974. Additional recording February - March 1974. Track 2-6 recorded at Rodel Studios, Washington, DC ( original " Soul Power " ) and Advantage Sound, New York City, September 27 & 28, 1973 ( overbubs ). Track 2-7 recorded at Sound Ideas Studios, New York City, January 17, 1974. Track 2-8 recorded at Sound Ideas Studios, New York City, June 27, 1974. Tracks 2-9 & 2-10 recorded at Criteria Recording Studios, Miami, FL, June 13, 1974. Track 2-11 recorded at Sound Ideas Studios, New York City, July 17, 1974. Additional recording at Sound Ideas Studios, New York City, July 1974. Track 2-12 recorded at A&R Studios, New York City, January 9, 1975. Track 2-13 recorded at Wally Heider Studios, San Francisco, CA, April 28, 1975. Additional recording at Sound Ideas Studios, New York City, May 1975. Track 2-14 recorded at Wally Heider Studios, San Francisco, CA, July 31, 1975. Additional recording at Sound Ideas Studios, New York City, August - September 1975. Track 2-15 recorded at International Recording, Augusta, GA, February 24, 1976. Tracks 1-1.1 & 1-1.2 previously unreleased complete version of track from " Doing It To Death " ( 1973 ) as Fred Wesley & The JB's Track 1-2 : " Part 1 " originally released on LP " Food For Thought Pass The Peas I Mean Gimme Some More " in 1972 as The J.B.'s " Part 2 " originally released as single B-side in 1970 as The J.B.'s Track 1-3 : " Part 1 " re-titled " To My Brother " originally released on LP " Food For Thought Pass The Peas I Mean Gimme Some More " in 1972 as The J.B.'s " Part 2 " originally released as single B-side in 1971 as The J.B.'s Tracks 1-4, 1-5, 1-7 and 1-8 originally released on LP " Food For Thought Pass The Peas I Mean Gimme Some More " in 1972 as The J.B.'s Track 1-6 originally released as single B-side in 1972 as The JB's Track 1-9 originally released as single A and B-side in 1972 as The J.B.'s Track 1-10 originally released on LP " Soul Classics Volume II " in 1973 as The James Brown Soul Train Track 1-11 originally released as single B-side in 1973 as Fred Wesley & The JB's. Track 1-12 originally released as single A-side in 1972 as Fred Wesley & The JB's. Track 1-13 originally released on LP " Us " in 1973 as Maceo & The Macks Track 1-14 originally released as single B-side in 1973 as Fred Wesley & The JB's. Track 1-15 previously unreleased complete version of track from LP " Doing It To Death " ( 1973 ) as Fred Wesley & The JB's. Track 2-1 previously unreleased live version as The JB's. Track 2-2 : " Part 1 " originally released on LP " Damn Right I Am Somebody " in 1974 as Fred Wesley & The JB's " Part 2 & 3 " originally released as single B-side in 1973 as Fred Wesley & The JB's Tracks 2-3 to 2-5 originally released on LP " Damn Right I Am Somebody " in 1974 as Fred Wesley & The JB's Track 2-6 originally released on LP " Us " in 1973 as Maceo & The Macks Track 2-7 originally released as single A-side in 1974 as The Last Word Tracks 2-8 & 2-9 originally released on LP " Breakin' Bread " in 1974 as Fred & The New J.B.'s Track 2-10 originally released as single A-side in 1974 as The First Family Track 2-11 originally released as single A-side in 1974 as Maceo & The Macks Track 2-12 & 2-13 originally released on LP " Hustle With Speed " in 1975 as The J.B.'s Track 2-14 originally released as single A-side in 1975 as Maceo Track 2-15 originally released as single A-side in 1976 as The J.B.'s with James Brown

        
Musicians
PortraitThe J.B.'s
album by
PortraitFred Wesley & The JB's
performer on track
PortraitMaceo Parker voc, as, *1943 US
flute, vocals
PortraitFrank Waddy dr, perc, voc,
drums
PortraitRobert Chopper McCollough sax, ts, US
saxophone
Alfred Thomas
drums
PortraitBobby Byrd voc, bvoc, 1934-2007 US
organ, vocals
PortraitJerry Dodgion as, fl, *1932 US
flute
PortraitJoe Farrell ts, fl, 1937-1986 US
flute
PortraitJames Brown voc, 1933-2006 US
tambourine, drums, piano
The James Brown Soul Train
performer on track
PortraitMaceo & The Macks US
performer on track
Portrait'Sweet' Charles Sherrell key, *1943 US
vocals
PortraitJohnny Griggs perc, cng, US
tambourine
The Last Word
performer on track
PortraitGordon Edwards b, US
bass
PortraitCharlie Brown eg,
guitar
Michael Gipson
trombone
PortraitLew Soloff tr, fh, 1944-2015 US
trumpet
PortraitTasha Thomas voc, bvoc, 1945-1984 US
vocals
PortraitFred & The New J.B.'s
performer on track
PortraitJimmy Nolen g, 1934-1983 US
vocals
John Morgan dr, tam,
vocals
The First Family
performer on track
PortraitLee Austin
vocals
PortraitLyn Collins voc, 1948-2005 US
vocals
PortraitMartha High bvoc, US
vocals
PortraitWilbur Bascomb b, US
bass
PortraitAllan Schwartzberg dr, *1942 US
drums
PortraitJoe Beck g, 1945-2008 US
guitar
PortraitDavid Sanborn as, *1945 US
saxophone
PortraitJon Faddis tr, *1953 US
trumpet
PortraitVicki Anderson voc, *1939 US
vocals
PortraitMelvin Parker dr, *1944 US
drums
Russell Crimes
vocals, percussion
Producers
Harry Weinger compilation producer
Album Tracks
No Title Artist Composer Duration
1Introduction To The J.B.'s / Doing It To DeathFred Wesley & The JB's12:34
2The Grunt (Parts 1 & 2)The J.B.'s3:30
3My Brother (Parts 1 & 2)The J.B.'s5:37
4Pass The PeasThe J.B.'s3:28
5Gimme Some MoreThe J.B.'s3:04
6J.B. ShoutFred Wesley & The JB's2:47
7Blessed BlacknessThe J.B.'s3:43
8Hot Pants RoadThe J.B.'s2:43
9Givin' Up Food For Funk (Parts 1 & 2)The J.B.'s5:47
10Honky Tonk (Parts 1)The James Brown Soul Train3:04
11Dirty HarriFred Wesley & The JB's3:10
12Watermelon ManFred Wesley & The JB's3:35
13Parrty (Parts 1 & 2)Maceo & The Macks5:51
14You Can Have Watergate Just Gimme Some Bucks And I'll Be StraightFred Wesley & The JB's3:30
15More PeasFred Wesley & The JB's13:45
16Gimme Some More (Very Live)The J.B.'s3:56
17Same Beat (Parts 1, 2 & 3)Fred Wesley & The JB's7:46
18If Don't Get It The First Time, Back Up And Try It Again, PartyFred Wesley & The JB's3:32
19Damn Right I Am SomebodyFred Wesley & The JB's6:24
20I'm Payin' Taxes, What Am I Buyin'Fred Wesley & The JB's9:26
21Soul Power '74Maceo & The Macks4:10
22Keep On Bumpin' Before You Give Out Of GasThe Last Word3:32
23Breakin' BreadFred & The New J.B.'s4:20
24Rockin' Funky WatergateFred & The New J.B.'s4:33
25Control (People Go Where We Send You), Part. 1The First Family3:45
26Cross The Track (We Better Go Back)Maceo & The Macks3:18
27All Aboard The Soul Funky TrainThe J.B.'s4:30
28(It's Not The Express) It's The J.B.'s MonauralThe J.B.'s8:13
29Future Shock (Dance Your Pants Off)Maceo & The Macks4:02
30Everybody Wanna Get Funky One More Time (Part 1)The J.B.'s5:52
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