Steve Arrington – Down to the Lowest Terms: The Soul Sessions

The expression “down to the lowest terms” has tugged at Steve Arrington’s heels for decades. It’s something the legendary funk musician would hear his older brother say—a spin on algebraic theory. For Arrington, it represents breaking things down to their bare root, the bottom line, when you play things to the bone. He has long wanted to adorn one of his albums with these words, but no record he ever made felt truly born of that process. That is, until now. Arrington’s career stretches back to the mid-1970’s, but Down to The Lowest Terms: The Soul Sessions might well be his most complete record to date…

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