Marvin Holmes---It's about time (Brown Door Records) 1983 USLP

Marvin Holmes is better known for his early to mid 70s albums for UNI / Konkord / Brown Door Records but here we see one of his lesser known albums released on Brown Door Records in 1983. His backing group for this album were called Oakland and consisted of Joe Thomas, Charles Green, Tony Sanders, Marlon Green, John Parrish plus additional members Pee Wee Ellis, Bill Bell and vocalist Lady Bianca Thornton.

The album consists of various musical styles from 80s funk to fusion jazz with the best cut being the soulful mid tempo "You girl" featuring Jamie Davis on lead vocals.