Today’s song shows the flashes of humor, fierce playing and overall freedom that is FUNK! I mean we are listening to this in 2012, quite a bit out of context, imagine what this would have sounded like to some parents who heard this emanating from the bedroom in the basement. This is the beauty of our AOM: Music on the edge.

Ivan Orr is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, performer, and writer. A native of Charlottesville, Virginia Ivan was involved with the forming and nascent days of The Music Resource Center as its first Program Director. A graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University’s Department of Music, Ivan currently resides in Richmond, VA where he maintains an active performance and production schedule while serving as the Music Editor for Grown Folks Music, a position he has held since 2010.