Captain Jarvis – Jazz Funk Release by Hugh Hitchcock

This year is the 40 year anniversary of the release of the ground-breaking song, “Captain Jarvis” on United Artists Records produced by Paul Riser on artist Noel Pointer. The release reached #7 on the Billboard Jazz charts and was one of the most requested songs at the beloved, but now-defunct Detroit radio station, WJZZ. The […]

Captain Jarvis – Jazz Funk Release by Noel Pointer

NOEL POINTER – Captain Jarvis     I wrote the music for this song “Captain Jarvis” in the late 1970s. I was playing in and around the Detroit area with a wonderful rhythm section called Tymepiece  (later the name was changed to Nextyme) featuring Ron Scott on bass and the Lynch Brothers Randall and Allen […]