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Melvin Gibbs' Phree-dem Downloads Week 2 features Pete Cosey and John Medeski


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The Phree-dem Downloads free music series continues into its' second week with the composition “Pete's Mojo." Bassist/producer Melvin Gibbs features Miles Davis (Get Up With It, Dark Magus, Agartha) alumni Pete Cosey on guitar and John Medeski on organ and electric piano on this track from his “Melvin Runs The Hoodoo Down" project This project, which takes the music of the Miles Davis' album Bitches Brew as it's starting point, is based on a production technique Melvin calls “infrapolation." “Pete's Mojo" also includes the playing of keyboardist Casey Benjamin and drummer J.T. Lewis as well as beat-boxing by Napoleon Maddox of the band IsWhat?!

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