#Releases | #Reggae | #Funk| Bill King | The backstory to this track is as interesting as the track itself It was 1974, and Toronto was undergoing a cultural shift. The usual pop fare was starting to assimilate the rhythms of the Caribbean – not just Soca, and calypso – but a music known and beloved by those who immigrated from Jamaica called, ‘Reggae.’
#Releases | #Jazz | Bill King| Dave Young | Night Passage Years – 1984-1986 Between the years 1984-1986 Bill King recorded three sides, Ice, Avenue B and City of Dreams for his own label – Night Passage Music. Tracks from these Night Passage years have now been re-issued on this release.
#Releases | #Jazz | The Uprising| Elizabeth Rodriguez| Bill King | single release 'Desert Orchid' paints a beautiful and delicate musical picture of the American southwest - the landscape, plant life, the verandas, and rugged people who live artfully amongst nature’s often hostile terrain. Plateaus in the distance, the thousands of miles of blowing sand, the hars