Hanson were a U.K.-situated funk band that released two albums on ELP‘s Manticore label in 1973 and 1974. The band featured a multinational lineup of players, mostly hailing from the Greater and Lesser Antilles. Members: Junior Hanson [aka Junior Marvin] (vocals, guitar), Bobby Tench (guitar, backing vocals), DeLisle Harper (bass), Rebop Kwaku Baah (percussion), Godfrey […]

Hanson – Now Hear This (1973)

Now Hear This is the first of two albums by English/Afro-Caribbean funk combo Hanson, released in 1973 on ELP‘s Manticore label. Tracklist: A1. “Traveling Like a Gypsy” (6:15) A2. “Love Knows Everything” (3:08) A3. “Mister Music Maker” (4:27) A4. “Catch That Beat” (3:48) A5. “Take You Into My Home” (3:11) B1. “Gospel Truth” (5:03) B2. […]