Which is the best Jamiroquai album

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by Mr. Krinkle, Mar 5, 2006.

  1. Mr. Krinkle

    Mr. Krinkle

    Aug 3, 2004
    I was listening to Jamiroquai the other day and I have a new found appreciation for Stuart Zender. I was just hoping someone could give me some input on which album I should get first, or just which album you feel is the best. Thanks!
  2. This should probably be in "Miscellaneous"... and I use the term "probably" in a suggestive manner... lol :smug: ;)

  3. T-Funk


    Jul 2, 2005
    My favorite is "A Funk Odyssey".
  4. stingray5bbx


    Feb 11, 2005
    Each cd has its own awesomeness.
  5. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    Recordings, actually. Moved.
  6. bassthumpa


    Aug 31, 2004
    Austin, TX
    Return of the Space Cowboy, hands down IMO.
  7. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member

    He only played on 3 of them, in this chronological order :

    Emergency on Planet Earth
    Return of the Space Cowboy
    Travellin' without Moving

    I find them all essential purchases and they all have some great bass lines/funky tunes - take your pick! :)
  8. Andy Brown

    Andy Brown Supporting Member

    Jul 23, 2004
    Rhode Island
    Founder: Wing Bass
    A little bit OT, but I just got Traveling Without Moving today. The CD cover insert had the right cover and back, but the inside pages of the 'booklet' were for West Side Story presented by Robert Griffith. It's the weirdest thing I've seen. Nothing about the band or the CD inside.
  9. +1 for Return of the Space Cowboy (2nd CD)

    Emergency on Planet Earth and Travelling Without Moving are really really close though.

    The non-Zender CDs are still good, but not quite up to the level of their first 3 releases.
  10. DaftCat


    Jul 26, 2004
    Medicine Hat
  11. Asaf


    Jun 9, 2003
    +1 amazing album
  12. dharma

    dharma Srubby wubbly

    Oct 14, 2005
    Monroe, Louisiana
    Travelling without Moving has some great fundamental work on a 5'er, unless my ears are deceiving me.

    I love A Funk Odyssey, too, though.:smug: