dimanche 14 octobre 2007
"Critics are on the search for something a little more like the old,original,passion-laden blues;the trade-name wich has been suggested for it is "funky"(litterally smelly,symbolizingthe return from the upper atmosphere to the physical,down-to-earth reality."
F.Newton(E.Hobsbawm-THE JAZZ SCENE-
Funky comes from the earlier name of funk,wich meant "a strong smell or stink"
"John Coltrane and the Jazz Revolution of the '60s" F.Kofsky