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The Beginning Of The End - Funky Nassau

The Beginning Of The End - Funky Nassau
  • Performer The Beginning Of The End
  • Title Funky Nassau
  • Date of release 1971
  • Country US
  • Style Jazz-Funk, Funk
  • Label Alston Records
  • Catalog number SD 33-379
  • Other formats Vinyl, LP, Album
  • Genre Jazz / Soul - Funk
  • Size MP3 2897 mb
  • Size FLAC 2884 mb
  • Rating: 4.1
  • Votes: 903


1Surrey Ride
Written-By – L. Munnings, R. Munnings
2In The Deep
Written-By – L. Munnings, R. Munnings
3Come Down
Written-By – L. Munnings, R. Munnings
4Monkey Tamarind
Written-By – L. Munnings, R. Munnings
5When She Made Me Promise
Written-By – L. Munnings, R. Munnings
6Sleep On Dream On
Written-By – L. Munnings, R. Munnings, Fitzgerald
7Pretty Girl
Written-By – L. Munnings, R. Munnings
8Funky Nassau (Part 1)
Written-By – R. Munnings, Fitzgerald
9Funky Nassau (Part 2)
Written-By – L. Munnings


  • BassFred Henfield
  • ClarinetFreddie Munnings (tracks: A5)
  • DesignDrago
  • Drums, CongasFrank "Bud" Munnings
  • EngineerWillie Clark
  • Engineer [Mixing]Bobbie Radeloff
  • Executive-ProducerSteve Alaimo
  • GuitarLiroy "Roy" Munnings
  • Mastered ByGP
  • OrganRaphael "Ray" Munnings
  • PerformerThe Funky Nassau Horns
  • Performer [The Beginning Of The End]Frank "Bud" Munnings, Fred Henfield, Liroy "Roy" Munnings, Raphael "Ray" Munnings
  • Performer [The Funky Nassau Horns]Freddie Munnings, Kenneth Lane, Neville Sampson, Ralph Munnings, Vernon Mueller
  • Photography ByFreddy Maura
  • Producer, Arranged ByThe Beginning Of The End
  • Tenor SaxophoneKenneth Lane, Ralph Munnings
  • TromboneVernon Mueller (tracks: A3 to B4)
  • TrumpetNeville Sampson
  • VocalsFrank "Bud" Munnings, Liroy "Roy" Munnings, Raphael "Ray" Munnings


This is the original release that was issued in 1971 on black vinyl.

It was also reissued under the same catalogue number during the 1990s.

A special version of this reissue was also pressed on green vinyl.


  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): ST-C-712335RI
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): ST-C-712336RI
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout area side A [hand-etched]): ST-C-712335-AAA-1 AT/GP PR D
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout area side B [hand-etched]): ST-C-712336 AAA-1 AT/GP PR D
  • Rights Society: BMI


  • Mastered At – Atlantic Studios
  • Copyright (c) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
  • Published By – Sherlyn Publishing
  • Published By – Funky Nassau Music
  • Pressed By – PRC Recording Company, Richmond, IN
  • Distributed By – ATCO Records
  • Record Company – Atlantic Recording Corporation


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