MP3 Little Hercules - ROCK: Funk Rock
"Sonic crusaders on the frontiers of timeless hard driving Funk Rock. This CD contains guest artists: Leo Nocentelli (the Meters), June Yamagishi (Papa Grows Funk), Ron Haynes (Ohio Players), Mars Williams (Liquid Soul), Johnny Showtime (Liquid Soul)..
13 MP3 Songs
ROCK: Funk Rock, URBAN/R&B: Funk
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Little Hercules wants to thank you all for purchasing Little Hercules "Little Hercules". The CD has been selling throughout the world and we wanted to share with you the country leaders in CD purchases. You obviously know what''s up! Here''s our top 7 countries according to sales of this CD.
Thank you and continue to spread the word on Little Hercules!
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Little Hercules is in the studio working on their next CD. The material is sounding great! We hope to have a release by spring 2006. It will be available right here at https://www.tradebit.com. See https://www.tradebit.com for "sketch" samples of our next recording to be posted soon.
A recent look back:
2005 shows. Little Hercules was proud to announce a show with Maceo Parker (JB''s) on April 8, 2005 in Vail, CO. In addition, the band performed with Spearhead at Sunsation 2005 on April 17 at Copper Mountain, CO. 2005 New Orleans Jazz Fest dates were off the hook. Many thanks to all of you who were rockin till the break of dawn and beyond at The Howl''n Wolf and the Frenchmen St. Block Party. Check out shows put on by Red Underground and Sunset Promotions as well as Satisfied Productions.
The Meters reunion was a pleasure to witness. Leo, Art, George and Zig (New Oleans Fair grounds April 23, 2005)
2004 was a great year year for Little Hercules. We were blessed with a number of great artists coming into our music scene. It was a pleasure to be able to do shows with bands like Soulive, Greyboy All-Stars, Stockholm Syndrome, Liquid Soul, Papa Grows Funk, DJ Logic, The Radiators, Leo Nocentelli (the Meters), Eric McFadden, Bonerama and Fred Wesley, Bo Diddley and our friend Cecil Pnut Daniels. Thank you all for the continued support. We are looking forward to 2005 and what it will bring.
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The members of the band Little Hercules found each other in the small Rocky Mountain town of Minturn, Colorado in 1998. Little Hercules is recognised as one of the top Indie, original acts in the US. An energetic touring schedule and a catalog of original material, has brought LHerc''s music to funk fans everywhere we''ve been:-)
Leo Nocentelli, Meters'' guitarist, and founding member of the legendary Meters, (not to mention the Life Time Achievement Grammy winner) will be playing with members of Little Hercules in 2005.
Back in the day....when we were forming our new musical friendships with June Yamagishi, Ron Haynes, Johnny Janovick, DJ Scott (AJaX), MCB, Greenweeds, Mars Williams, Tommy Sanchez, Eddie"the Eye", Leo Nocentelli, PNut Dee, Bo Dee, John Gros, Russell "Do you know who I am" Batiste, we wanted nothing more than to play and learn. Nothing has changed with LHerc, accept for our new drummer Brian Loftus.
Continued support from all angles of the music business continues to grow for Little Hercules. Invitations to club dates during the New Orleans Jazz Fest has helped generate both an underground buzz on the band but has also exposed to the band to many musicians who have taken an interest in Little Hercules for future projects. Bo Diddley is the latest legendary artist requesting to perform with Little Hercules. Along with Bo Diddley, Little Hercules has had the pleasure of sharing the stage with Soulive, Greyboy All-Stars, Liquid Soul, Papa Grows Funk, the Radiators and Eric McFadden in the year 2004.
Little Hercules'' unique blend of highly original, energetic music makes it possible for the band to fit any top bill and festival. Little Hercules will keep you on the dance floor, keep you rock''in and leave you wanting more.
Little Hercules has shared the stage with musical power houses Spearhead, The Papa Grows Funk, Rebirth Brass Band, The Houseman from Galactic, Porter/Batiste/Stolz, Zigaboo Modeliste, The Itals, G. Love, Cecil "Pnut" Daniels, Carlos Washington, the Radiators, Bo Diddley, Liquid Soul and the Greyboy Allstars.
Little Hercules grabs the listener with a hearty elixir of driving rhythm and self-defined "greasy grooves". The band performs well-resolved original music with a simple message: let the groove grow from the inside out. Their harmonies will grip you and their musicianship will leave you wanting more. Globally recognized performers such as G. Love, Leo Nocentelli (the Meters), June Yamagish (Papa Grows Funk), Ron Haynes (Fareed Haque), Johnny Showtime (Liquid Soul), MCB and DJ AJAX (Liquid Soul), Carlos Washington, Cecil Daniels and Bo Diddley have all appeared live on stage with Little Hercules, adding to their already high energy show.
Jeff Armistead, Keyboard/samples/loops/ vocals, Detroit''s finest brings beefy sonic strength to the band''s cosmic Funk
Cristian Basso, Bassist/ vocal, provides the subterranean greasy groove that lays the foundation for the group unique sound.
Brian Loftus, drums and vocals
Scott Kabel, guitarist and lead vocals, provides ripping guitar in addition to vocals that are fresh and bold, alternating between free-style energy and sultry harmonizing.
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