Here’s Snarky Puppy, which I’ve only just discovered. They feel like a cross of Phish, Herb Albert and the Tijuana Brass, and Yoko Kanno’s Cowboy Bebop Soundtrack, as it’s played on some cool version of the Love Boat:

The album is groundUP.

This post is at least partially inspired by MacSparky‘s Jazz Fridays. If you haven’t, do check them out. I’ve been turned onto at least Joey Alexander’s Countdown and Billy Strayhorn’s Piano Passion.