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Jools Holland's Big Band Rhythm & Blues

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Jools Holland's Big Band Rhythm & Blues

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Jools Holland

We gave it a B+

While its main selling point may be George Harrison’s impassioned swan song, ”Horse to the Water,” this all-star extravaganza is mainly an elegantly arranged set of R&B and pop chestnuts, presided over by ex-Squeeze keyboardist Holland. The nominal star displays fleet-fingered instrumental expertise, while leaving the singing to guests ranging from Eric Clapton to Joe Strummer to Jamiroquai, who lend a chummy, effortless vibe to the proceedings. B+

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