MONTGOMERY EXPRESS - THE MONTGOMERY MOVEMENT 6

MONTGOMERY EXPRESS - THE MONTGOMERY MOVEMENT 6

LP (12"/10" Album)

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Label: NUMERO GROUP

Release date: 30/09/2014

Barcode: 0825764602518

Catalog no.: STS0033868

Item ID: 405377

Funk's answer to the Five Blind Boys Of Alabama, Florida's Montgomery Express stood at the crossroads of politically conscious soul and mystically awakened dance music. Comprised of two blind musicians in their 20s and a teenage rhythm section, their lone LP was cut in 1972 for Orlando's Dove label, then reissued on Folkways two years later. Although the label usually steered clear of soul music and anything remotely commercial sounding, Montgomery Express tapped into Folkways' Guthrie-cum-Chamber Bros. nerve.

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