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Cecil Brooks III: For Those Who Love To Groove

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On this delightful, no-frills album drummer Cecil Brooks III introduces his remarkable group, CB3 Band, finally on disc, where they celebrate the infectious magnetism of groove. Although they don’t introduce any new ideas, the band plays with such emotional conviction that the tried and true music swings with unfettered elation.

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