Fattburger is a smooth jazz band from San Diego. Their first CD was 'One of a Kind' in 1986. They released the album 'Work to Do' in 2004. Their website is: fattburger.com One of the most popular pop/jazz groups, Fattburger has been classified by some as new adult contemporary music, contemporary jazz, or smooth jazz. ...show more
Fattburger is a smooth jazz band from San Diego. Their first CD was 'One of a Kind' in 1986. They released the album 'Work to Do' in 2004. Their website is: fattburger.com One of the most popular pop/jazz groups, Fattburger has been classified by some as new adult contemporary music, contemporary jazz, or smooth jazz.
The San Diego-based unit has survived through many trends and still plays the same type of accessible funky music that was its original goal. Saxophonist Hollis Gentry, while in high school, led a group (Power) that opened for Cannonball Adderley at a college concert in 1972. After graduating, Gentry toured with R&B groups. He attended San Diego State University and during the second half of the 1970s had opportunities to play straight-ahead jazz with Bruce Cameron.
When their last band broke up, Gentry and the other musicians (keyboardist Carl Evans, bassist Mark Hunter, drummer Kevin Koch, and guitarist Steve Laury) went out on their own and became Fattburger. Tommy Aros joined the band as their percussionist and in the early '90s, when Laury started a solo career, Evan Marks became Fattburger's guitarist. In the mid 90's, Fattburger found a home on the Shanachie label, releasing a string of well-received albums into the 21st Century. ...show less
Albums & Singles by Fattburger
Playlists Containing Tracks by Fattburger
Music Choice Radio: Smooth Jazz
Smooth Jazz - Instrumental - 1000 tracks
The Ultimate Acid Jazz,Jazz,NuJazz Playlist
Jazz - Fusion
Today's Jazz ***
Embarrasing smooth jazz that I can't help lik…
Music to Chill By
Dance Music From The Past
Smooth Jazz (Coolin Out and Laid Back)
Largest Smooth Jazz Collection
cool acid jazz & funky jazz cuts
Smooth Jazz for Sunday Brunch
JAZZ: A Lifetime of Selective Listening
Easy Smooth Jazz
Smooth Jazz. (funky, acidy, soulful)
Make me feel good
nearly ten thousand
Chill by WorldVox
cool guitar jazz again
Easy listening (R&B, neo soul, nu jazz ...)
Best Smoth Jazz
Playlists We Love
The 100 Greatest Pop Songs Ever
The most perfect pop songs from around the world.
UK New Music Fridays
Each week we will update this playlist with the latest new releases from the UK
Feel Good Indie
A hand picked selection of new indie music chosen to put a lift in your step & a smile on your face.
Songs To Fall Asleep To
Feeling tired? This playlist is designed to help you unwind and send you to sleep.
The very latest under-the-radar tracks you need to hear
The very latest Hip-Hop releases in one playlist. Updated regularly, subscribe for updates.
Most Chilled Songs Ever
This is the perfect playlist to unwind & relax to
Focus The Mind
Carefully curated to focus the mind and sharpen your concentration. Modern classical, instrumental film scores & more.
UK TOP 40 CHART
Listen to the top-selling singles in the UK, updated regularly.
USA TOP 40 CHART
Listen to the best-selling singles in the United States, updated regularly.