CornerStore

by Kris Funn

supported by
Michael Grover
Michael Grover thumbnail
Michael Grover I heard Kris and his band some time ago on NPR's "Jazz Night in America," and I've been eagerly awaiting this album ever since. It was worth the wait. These guys have amazing chops, but more importantly, there's a serious groove running through this record. It's complex, thoughtful music that's also really easy to listen to - the eleven songs just fly by. Highly recommended! Favorite track: Ghettobird.
/
  • Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

      $10 USD  or more

     

  • Compact Disc (CD) + Digital Album

    Includes autographed 6-panel eco-wallet containing liner notes and art wrapped disc.

    Includes unlimited streaming of CornerStore via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    ships out within 7 days

      $20 USD or more 

     

1.
01:18
2.
07:26
3.
06:57
4.
05:03
5.
08:15
6.
7.
05:00
8.
04:47
9.
10.
05:19
11.

about

The portrait of an artist as a young man. The story of a kid growing up in the 80's in West Baltimore set to the backdrop of sibling rivalry, a father's passion for music, a mother's guidance and a quest for finding oneself. Life lessons meeting at the intersection of blues, rock, bebop and hip hop. See you at the Cornerstore.

Visit www.cornerstoremusic.com for complete liner notes
Thank You for Shopping With Us!

credits

released June 19, 2017

Kris Funn - bass
John Lee - guitar
Tim Green - saxophone
John Lamkin - drums(1,3,4,8,11)
Quincy Phillips - drums(2,5,6,7,9,10)
Allyn Johnson - piano(6)
Janelle Gill - piano(8,10)
Paige Hernandez - voice

Engineered, Mixed, and Mastered at Blue House Studios by
Jeff Gruber

Photos by
Sam Prather

***no direct bass was used in this recording***

tags

license

all rights reserved

about

Kris Funn Baltimore, Maryland

At age 23, Kristopher began touring internationally with alto saxophonist Kenny Garrett. Since then, he has traveled to every major jazz festival in the world touching six continents performing with artists including Christian Scott, Kamasi Washington, Sean Jones, Benny Golson, Keyon Harold, Bruce Williams, Nicholas Payton, Warren Wolf, Pharoah Sanders, Jeff Lorber and many others. ... more

contact / help

Contact Kris Funn

Streaming and
Download help

Redeem code