Barfield’s brand of “Texas Funk” has blues and rock infused into its funkiness even if it is delivered by a guy that doesn’t look the part. Think of a six-foot leprechaun (with red lambchop sideburns) who shimmies like James Brown.
John Cusack, Jack Black and Lisa Bonet are just three reasons to be a fan. The tracks (and lists) in this Stephen Frears movie about obsessive music lovers makes this the perfect “must-watch” for Record Store Day.
They only had one Top 40 hit, but have become the “go to” choice for movies wanting to evoke the specific “feel” of the ‘80s. And the Psychedelic Furs are back on tour, so grab your Walkman and Members Only jacket!