Friday, July 22, 2011

Kool and The Gang

Still Kool after all these years!  With their cd "Still Kool" now available on their website as well as most digital online stores. The main members included brothers Robert Bell (known as "Kool") on bass and Ronald Bell on tenor saxophone, lead vocalist James "J.T." Taylor, George Brown on drums, Robert Mickens on trumpet, Dennis Thomas on alto saxophone, Claydes Charles Smith on guitar, and Rick Westfield on keyboards. The Bell brothers' father was an acquaintance of  Thelonious Monk, and the brothers were friends with Leon Thomas. The Coast Radio presents Robert Kool Bell exclusive interview and their new release  "Steppin Into Love"