‘back to the dark side of the moon’ tribute ft. nona hendryx, bernard fowler, melvin gibbs & more

April 24, 2013

Give it up for the OGs! It’s getting jazzy, funky and bluesy in here with ‘Back To The Dark Side Of The Moon: A 40th Anniversary Tribute’ to Pink Floyd’s seminal album, a project directed by Melvin Gibbs – founding member of the Black Rock Coalition, Punk Funk All-Stars, etc. It features dope vocalists & musicians such as Nona Hendryx, Bernard Fowler (who’s worked with The Rolling Stones for over 25 years), Corey Glover (Living Colour), and more. Check out some intense videos they recorded Live in France earlier this year. – L.
Line-up includes:
Melvin Gibbs – Bass, direction
Nona Hendryx – Vocals
Bernard Fowler – Vocals
Corey Glover – Vocals
Dwayne “Blackbyrd” McKnight – Guitar
Karl Denson – Saxophone
Bernie Worrell – Keyboards
Sim Cain – Drums
“A group of jazz, R&B and funk visionaries band together to explore and celebrate the fortieth anniversary of one of the most influential and commercially successful recordings of all time: Pink Floyd’s 1973 classic, Dark Side of the Moon.”