Harvey Mandel

Snakes & Stripes

  • AllMusic Rating
  • User Ratings (0)
  • Your Rating

AllMusic Review by

Back to a more varied approach -- encompassing Latin, funk, jazz-rock, and even country ("Country Rose") -- with nice results. Nine insturmentals and only two vocals (reprising Canned Heat's "Future Blues" and Pure Food & Drug Act's "My Soul's on Fire"), handled by Lori Davidson, on this live-in-the-studio audiofile set. Mandel's nod to B.B. King on "Mashed Potato Twist" is worth the price of admission.

blue highlight denotes track pick