Tag: Roy Hargrove

Roy Hargrove – “The Joint”

The slow-jam “The Joint” positively simmers with funky intensity, and Hargrove cuts loose on an effects-laden solo that walks the line between hard-bop and G-funk.

A Life in Music: Remembering Roy Hargrove

Trumpeter Roy Hargrove, an immensely skilled trumpeter whose melodic, groove-centric style bridged a divide between straightahead jazz, hip-hop and R&B, died November 2 in Manhattan.

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