TITLE

TOWER OF POWER'S "WHAT IS HIP?"

AUTHOR(S)
Droney, Maureen
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Mix;Nov2004, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p152
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on "What Is Hip?," a Tower of Power (TOP) signature song written by bandleader/singer/tenor saxophonist Emilio Castillo, baritone sax player Stephen Kupka and drummer David Garibaldi. Lyrics and arrangement; Instrumental and horn section; Sound engineering and recording equipment used for "What Is Hip?"; Original TOP members who recorded the song in the 1973 "Tower of Power" album; Background on the formation of the band in Oakland, California in the 1970s.
ACCESSION #
15005937

 

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