Q - 11/99, p.1583 stars out of 5
- "...a jazz-funk album heavily influenced by electronic technology....demonstrates a kind of go-for-broke attitude that pervades the album's more danceworthy moments..."
Mojo (Publisher) - 11/99, p.127
"...cult sounds of the clubs....Wansel excels as an organiser of zesty jazz-funk tracks and writer of silky melodies and colorful arrangements."
Mojo (Publisher) - p.1184 stars out of 5
- "[E]ssential for space-age jazz funksters..."
This17-track release contains two LPs from Gamble & Huff keyboardist and song arranger Dexter Wansel. All material from the LPs LIFE ON MARS and WHAT THE WORLD IS COMING TO is digitally remastered and combined onto one disc.
Personnel: Dexter Wansel (keyboards, synthesizer).
Dexter Wansel's first two albums as a leader (recorded for Gamble & Huff's Philadelphi International label in the mid-'70s) -- Life on Mars and What the World Is Coming To -- were collected on this single CD in the '90s. ~ Sean Westergaard