Charles Kynard is an organist whose jazz-funk leanings rival his predecessors and peers, though not
eclipsing them. Solid, though never flashy. He also plays electric bass. Kynard's album Reelin' With the
Feelin' has been sampled and appears on several acid jazz releases.
Hammond virtuoso and electric-bass player, Kynard didn't become too famous for two reasons: he just
played in his local L.A. instead of touring, and he recorded very few sessions. Nevertheless, his artistry
was enormous and his recordings are true gems.
He was too busy to devote himself to a successful career as a jazz musician