Band in Action

Cool Creations, founded by Don Hughes of PJD2 radio, plays St. Maarten Carnival, 1976.

Photo by John van Sluis.

Luisito Phillips:
Curtis and Elvis Gumbs on saxophone. Funky on keyboard.

Funk Gumbs Sr.:
Yes that’s me on the keyboard with my afro. Austin from Rambaud on trumpet, Alex from SKB on 2nd trumpet, Elvis on Ato sax and Dr. Curtis Tenor sax, Carlyle Barriteau on guitar and Winston Maccow on bass.

A second photo from that night by John van Sluis. (Exposure adjusted a bit)