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Strokeland Records Digs Tony Adamo's Funky Groove

Fred Harris, UrbanZone Records

Los Angeles, CA

Tony Adamo, power house singer/songwriter has been signed by Strokeland Records for music distribution and entertainment PR. Strokeland is home of the East Bay (Oakland/San Francisco) soul music sound. ‘Doc’ Kupka, the legendary baritone saxophonist and founding member of the super funk/rock band, Tower of Power (TOP), founded Strokeland in 1998 with Andy Ebo

Tony Adamo’s Combustible Soul Music Urbanzone Productions Fred E. Harris Soulman singer, Tony Adamo and his long time Guitarist/ Producer Jerry Stucker were at it again at Different Fur Recording Studio, San Francisco, CA. They created some very hip combustible soul music for Adamo’s upcoming new CD release in ’09. Melecio Magdaluyo who plays with Pete Escovedo, The Whispers, John Santo and Bobby Matos wrote original horn arrangements and played the flute and sax on two of Adamo’s new tunes. Mel
Tony Adamo and Steve Gadd Groovin’ High Franki LaMantia/Urbanzonerecords San Francisco, CA Dr. Groove, Steve Gadd was groovin’ high on two of singer/songwriter, Tony Adamo’s new tunes, "Cold Duck" and "Ecstasy." Jerry Stucker, Adamo’s long time producer got these hot tracks from Gadd. The Groove Dr. set the pace with a smooth, funky pulse around Adamo’s voice building a wall of chilled out grooves that permeated the recording studio. This new and extraordinary drum sound fused Adamo’s funky sens
Jerry Stucker's New CD "It's All a Groove" JERRY STUCKER: It's All A Groove 2007 Urbanzone Records Tracks 1 Watermelon Man 2 Winelight 3 Up in it 4 The World is A Ghetto 5 I Feel Like Makin Love 6 And I Love Her 7 Passport (feat. Tony Adamo vocals, spoken word) 8 Berber Street 9 No Strings 10 Asibah 11 Hey Lou ( feat Tony Adamo vocals, spoken word) Related Genres * Jazz: Jazz-Funk * Jazz: Jazz-Pop * Featuring Guitar Recommended if you like ... * Chuck Loeb * Cornell
Mike Clark's Fat Beats for Tony Adamo Singer-songwriter, Tony Adamo's long time producer-guitarist, Jerry Stucker and drumming icon, Mike Clark were in New York City at the Bedford Studios laying down tracks for Adamo's new CD. Andy Tommasi assisted producer, Jerry Stucker at the Quad Eight board. Clark gained worldwide fame as one of America's foremost jazz and funk drummers while playing with Herbie Hancock's group, The Headhunters. It is widely accepted that Clark is one of the few in the cat
Tony Adamo on track with Soul Tracks Sitting in the jazz café along with a few friends, sipping Chamomile tea, singer/visual artist Tony Adamo enters the stage offering us a sweet deal. He is offering his latest 14-track fusion CD, Straight Up Deal. What is his recipe? Add a taste of Michael Beck, sample some Santana, throw in the sentiment of Miles Davis, the style of Grover Washington, Jr. and the Lou Rawls-like vibrato of Tony Adamo. There you have it: an eclectic
Tony Adamo/Mike Clark Rhythmic Matrix San Francisco, CA UrbanZone Records Funk Rhythm Matrix, Mike Clark rolled into Red Star Recording Studio, Silver Lake, California this week to lay down some drum tracks for Tony Adamo’s new untitled CD being produced by Jerry Stucker. Clark’s Prescription Renewal Band is in California for a few dates with three-time Grammy winner, Delbert McClinton. Mike’s work with Herbie Hancock and the Headhunters particularity the music track "Actual Proof" has solidifie
Station Update August 10, 2007 This week we are continuing to feature music from four CD's they are as follows: Strokeland Superband's- Doc Kupka Of Tower Of Power"Bumped Up To First Class BlowZones-"BlowZone" Tony Adamo's- "Straight Up Deal" (featuring Tower Of Power Horns Past and Present) Herman Matthew's-"Home At Last" We had a major change to the song list today, adding eighty (80) new songs. With that in mind, we have decided to provided the entire current rotation song
Station Updates For July 20th, 2007 This weeks Update includes songs from two recently released CD's. The first is Tony Adamo's "Straight Up Deal". This new CD contains five songs whose horn arrangements were written by Tower of Power alumni Mic Gillette, who also performs on the CD. Tony also has former Tower members Skip Mesquite, and current member Doc Kupka. Additonally, Tony has added the talents of Paul van Wageningen, Eddie Henderson, Paul Jackson, and Rodney Franklin among others to this
Tony Adamo's Straight Up Deal-Music Preview New York City,NY Ok, so here's the hype! All three songs are up on Tony Adamo's ( profile now and are from his new release, Straight Up Deal on UrbanZone Records (2007 release). "Groove Therapy" is about Doc "The Funky Dr" Kupka of Tower of Power fame. Doc plays bari sax on this tune and also on "No Strings, " along with (top) alum Mic Gillette and Skip Mesquite. Gillette wrote the horn arrangements for both. The rhythm sec
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