This Weekend's Best Music Bets
By March 11, 2010 10:07 AM
Maceo Parker, Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom
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If funk pioneer James Brown screamed "Maceo!" during the heat of a song, that meant his main sax man, Maceo Parker, was set to blow a raucous solo over the groove. But Parker, who has also backed acts like Parliament-Funkadelic and Prince, is far more than a sideman. He's explored an enticing combination of soul, jazz, and funk during his decades-long solo career, while maintaining the fun-loving spirit of the genre he helped define more than 40 years ago with songs like "I Got You (I Feel Good)."
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