TIR 1: Isley Brothers Legend Chris Jasper Goes for His Guns

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Brought to you by Funknstuff.net and hosted by Scott Goldfine — musicologist and author of “Everything Is on the One: The First Guide of Funk” ― “TRUTH IN RHYTHM” is the hot new interview show that gets DEEP into the pocket with contemporary music’s foremost masters of the groove.

Featured in a three-part special: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame keyboardist, singer and composer Chris Jasper, best known for his work with the legendary Isley Brothers.

The series includes: Isley Brothers’ approach to studio sessions; dynamics and personalities within the band; how tracks were composed and constructed; how Ernie Isley’s guitar parts came together; Chris Jasper’s unique sound and approach to keyboard playing; live shows and tales from the road; favorite tracks and stories behind them; other bands and music heroes; dealing with radio crossover barriers; what it takes to play funk and why it has become more scarce; what was behind the Isley Brothers’ break-up; Isley-Jasper-Isley and solo work; what the future holds; and much more!


Also read about Chris Jasper’s latest album, “Share With Me.”

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