PRE-ORDER: The James Hunter Six - Nick of Time
Pre-order Options Include:
- Standard LP
- Standard LP + "I Can Change Your Mind" / "Who's Fooling Who" Standard 45
- Limited Orange Splatter LP
- Limited Orange Splatter LP + "I Can Change Your Mind" / "Who's Fooling Who" Metallic Orange 45
- "I Can Change Your Mind" / "Who's Fooling Who" Standard 45
- "I Can Change Your Mind" / "Who's Fooling Who" Metallic Orange 45
Pre-orders begin shipping February 28th. Standalone orders of the 45 only will begin shipping January 20th.
The James Hunter Six are back with another sublime offering of no nonsense rhythm and blues. Recorded and produced by Bosco Mann, Nick of Time is a shining example of how a master song-smith can continually draw fresh water from a bottomless well. In addition to the uptempo, swinging R&B that has put JH6 on the map, Nick of Time explores so much more! The opening track and lead single, "I Can Change Your Mind", is a beautiful, mid-tempo rumba that tips the hat to the sound of many early King/Federal releases, but executed with a vibrancy that propels the tune into the 21st Century. The lush arrangements on "Till I Hear it from You" and " He's Your Could Have Been" sound like lost tracks from an early '60s Burt Bacharach session. The straight forward soul of "Brother or Other" (whose timely message is only tantamount to its groove), and the sparse "Paradise for One" (that finds James channeling his innermost Nat King Cole), enrich the album with sounds one may not readily associate with James and Co. - culminating in James' most exciting full-length release to date.