Smart, indeed.Total smart, New York badassery!
And didn't Yogi Horton play on some of their albums?Smart, indeed.
August Darnell (Kid Creole) was once an English teacher in the Bronx, which explains his sophisticated way with lyrics & songwriting.
Easily one of the most electrifying frontmen who ever worked a stage.
Plus, the entire band was a showcase of endless talent & unhuman energy.
There wasn't a live band on earth who could follow them in their heyday (except maybe Prince, who was also a huge fan & sometime collaborator)
Me too, both in SanFrancisco. Met him briefly backstage with his horn section.got to see them 2x.
yup, I saw that on his channel. He has a bunch of kids in varying age, the 2 eldest sons are musicians.Recently he did a track with his kids