G. Love's voice rides a rollercoaster of melodies — up, down, and around hairpin turns with a crafty grace that owes as much to old-school hip-hop as it does to classic R&B. While Love (born Garrett Dutton) gets top billing, his music's most distinctive element is his backing band's shuffling, skittering rhythm: a joyous, upbeat bounce coupled with a generous, inviting spirit. It's casual good-time music for folks who like casual good times. G. Love & Special Sauce formed as a trio 16 years ago, when "Cold Beverage" (from their self-titled debut) became a minor hit and established Love's limber jive and the band's rhythmic wobble.... More >>>