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Incognito: Eleven

Incognito doesn’t need a gimmick, but here it is: Eleven is the veteran UK band’s 11th studio recording; there are 11 songs; and it’s an 11-piece band. All that aside, the latest groove- and brass-happy outing by Jean-Paul “Bluey” Maunick and team bring what they have done for more than 25 years: in-your-face instrumental funk and vocal tunes that are steeped in positive-vibes. Recording with his touring band for first time, Bluey wisely brings back longtime friend and collaborator Maysa to drench soul on four exquisite tunes.

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