20/02/2016

Bononia Sound Machine "Funky Dreams!" (2010) -Funky Blues-


Label : Bononia Sound Machine


01 - Keep On Sunshine (Raf Bafunno, V. Mazzocchi, Lorenzo Bombacini, Alessandro Daltri, Renato Raineri & Maurizio Rubiu)
02 - The World Is Spinning Up (Lorenzo Bombacini, Alessandro Daltri, Renato Raineri & Maurizio Rubiu)
03 - Place For Love (Raf Bafunno, Lorenzo Bombacini, Alessandro Daltri, Renato Raineri & Maurizio Rubiu)
04 - No Matter (Lorenzo Bombacini, Raf Bafunno, Alessandro Daltri, Alessandro Morini, Renato Raineri & Maurizio Rubiu)
05 - Soap Bubble Funk (Alessandro Daltri, Raf Bafunno, Lorenzo Bombacini, Renato Raineri & Maurizio Rubiu)
06 - E.S.P. (Exceptional Soul Perception) (Jeff Tamelier & Stephen Kupka)
07 - Saturday (Alessandro Daltri, Raf Bafunno, Lorenzo Bombacini, Renato Raineri & Maurizio Rubiu)
08 - Slow JB (Raf Bafunno, Lorenzo Bombacini, Alessandro Daltri, V. Mazzocchi, Renato Raineri & Maurizio Rubiu)
09 - Soulthing (Alessandro Daltri, Raf Bafunno, Lorenzo Bombacini, Renato Raineri & Maurizio Rubiu)
10 - Doin' It TOP Style (Jeff Tamelier, Emilio Castillo & B. Carter)



Produced by Jeff Tamelier
Executive Producers : Bononia Sound Machine & Stefano Govoni
Recording Sessions made between October 2009 & May 2010 by Max Gardini at Groove Factory Studio (Castel Maggiore - Bologna), Alessandro Voltolina at Prolive Studio (Zola Predosa - Bologna), Jeff Tamelier & Peter De Leon at Track Schak Studio (Sacramento - California)
Mixed & Mastered by Jeff Tamelier & Peter De Leon at Track Shack Studio


Bononia Sound Machine :

Raf Bafunno : Electric Pianos (Solo on "The World Is Spinning Up"), Organ (Solo on "Doin' It TOP Style" & "Saturday"), Clavinet, Synthesizers (Solo on "No Matter"), Strings & Beatbox Programming, Background vocals
Lorenzo Bombacini : Band Leader, Baritone Sax (Solo on "Doin' It TOP Style"), Tenor Sax, Background vocals (Co-Lead on "Soap Bubble Funk")
Alessandro Bussolari : Trumpet
Sandro Caliumi : Trombone
Alessandro Daltri : Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar (Solo on "Soulthing"), Background vocals
Vic Johnson : Lead vocals, Background vocals, Rap & Harmonica (Solo on "Saturday")
Alessandro Morini : Trumpet (Solo on "Soap Bubble Funk"), Flugelhorn (Soloon "Place For Love")
Massimo Ortensi : Funk - Totum
Alberto Pietropoli : Alto Sax (Solo on "Slow JB"), Tenor Sax (Solo on "Doin' It TOP Style"), Flute & Background vocals
Renato Raineri : Drums (except on "Keep On Sunshine", Co-Lead on "Slow JB"), Percussion
Maurizio Rubiu : Bass (except on "Soap Bubble Funk" & "Soulthing")
Elena Villani : Lead vocals & Background vocals


01 - Keep On Sunshine

Horns Arranged by Raf Baffuno
Special Guests :
Paolo Carboni : Trombone
David Garibaldi : Drums
Fred Guarneri : Percussion
Jeff Tamelier : Electric Guitar (Solo) & Special FX

02 - The World Is Spinning Up

Horns Arranged by Raf Baffuno
Special Guests :
Paolo Carboni : Trombone
Jeff Tamelier : Electric Guitar, Percussions & Special FX

03 - Place For Love

Horns Arranged by Greg Adams
Special Guests :
Mic Gillette : Trumpet & Trombone
Jeff Tamelier : Electric Guitar

04 - No Matter

Horns Arranged by Greg Adams
Special Guests :
Paolo Carboni : Trombone
Mic Gillette : Trombone & Trumpet (Solo)
Chuck Hansen : Baritone Sax
Jeff Tamelier : Acoustic & Electric Guitar, Keyboards

05 - Soap Bubble Funk

Horns Arranged by Lorenzo Bombacini
Special Guests :
Fred Guarneri : Percussions
Francis Rocco Prestia : Bass
Jeff Tamelier : Background vocals

06 - E.S.P. (Exceptional Soul Perception)

Horns Arranged by Greg Adams
Special Guests :
Stef Burns : Electric Guitar (Solo)
Paolo Carboni : Trombone
Fred Guarneri : Percussions
Jeff Tamelier : Vocals & Special FX

07 - Saturday

Horns Arranged by Greg Adams
Special Guests :
Paolo Carboni : Trombone
Stephen Kupka : Baritone Sax
Jeff Tamelier : Electric Guitar & Background vocals

08 - Slow JB

Horns Arranged by Lorenzo Bombacini
Special Guests :
Michele Binni : Electric Guitar
Paolo Carboni : Trombone
David Garibaldi : Co-Lead Drums
Fred Guarneri : Percussion
Jeff Tamelier : Special FX & Background vocals

09 - Soulthing

Horns Arranged by Raf Baffuno
Special Guests :
Paolo Carboni : Trombone
Francis Rocco Prestia : Bass
Jeff Tamelier : Electric Guitar & Background vocals

10 - Doin' It TOP Style

Horns Arranged by Greg Adams
Special Guests :
Paolo Carboni : Trombone
Emilio Castillo : Co-Lead vocals
Fred Guarneri : Percussion
Stephen Kupka : Baritone Sax
Jeff Tamelier : Electric Guitar & Background vocals