GOING STREET BAND PRACTICE
 
A work in progress. Better charts,
recordings, and notes will be added soon.
 
ORIGINALS:
 
◊Doodlie Doo
     F7#4, G, D7#4
     drums: B section New Orleans "brush" snare, C section airy.
 
◊Ascot Jazz
     Bb7, Eb7, F7   
 
◊Ben's Bounce (just a sketch of a groove so far)
     B7
 
◊Basement Tape 1
     D7, G7, A7
 
◊Drum Role Please
     F7, Bb7
 
◊Ping Pong
     E-
     named because of the harmonics figure played by bass.
 
◊Two-Timer
     sharply alternating fast groove and slow trad jazz.
 
◊Mike D
     drummer note: fast driving feel, still need to figure out
     what to play during the higher pitched bass figure.   
 
◊G minor slide (needs name)
 
◊Slap riff (needs name)      B, Bb, A   
 
◊Basement Tape 3
     F7, C-, Bb7   
 
COVERS:
 
Chank by Scofield
Little Walter Rides Again by SMMW
That's the Way by KC and Sunshine Band
Move On Up (this version by the Dynamics)
Planet of the Superkids by Greyboy Allstars
suggestion: Everything I Do Gon' Be Funky (this version by Jon Cleary)
suggestion: The Chicken by Jaco Pastorius
suggestion: Midnight Blue by Kenny Burrell
 
INSPIRATION:
 
Rebel by Indigo Jam Unit
Melting Pot by Booker T and the MG's
Express Yourself by Charles Wright
Mo Hippa by Jon Cleary
Stretch Your Rubber Band by the Meters
The In Sound From Way Out by Beastie Boys
The Cleaner by Orgone
The Message by Cymande
Water No Get Enemy by Fela Kuti