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nature zone

Steve Feldman

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Nature Zone were comprised of session artists, whose line-up featured:

Bernard Purdie (drums: Roy Ayers Ubiquity), b. 11th June 1939, Elkton, Maryland, U.S.A.

Will Lee (bass: Hiram Bullock Band), b. 8th September 1952, San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A.

Steve Feldman (keyboards & vocals)

Charlie Brown (electric guitar)

Tom Dawes (acoustic guitar: Tom Dawes Productions Inc.)


Valerie Simpson (vocals: Ashford and Simpson) b. 26th August 1946, The Bronx, New York, U.S.A.

Based in New York, Nature Zone released the dance single 'Porcupine' on the London Records imprint in 1976.

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Steve Feldman and Tom Dawes wrote, produced and arranged the song, whilst Tom was solely responsible for the string arrangements.

Valerie Simpson (of Ashford & Simpson fame) and Steve Feldman sang the vocals section.

'Porcupine' became a hit on the European and Stateside dancefloors.

Steve went on to record a couple of further singles under the Nature Zone name, which were released the same year, which included 'Nobody Can Love Me (Like You Do).

'Porcupine' can be found on the following compilations:

Rare GrooveStrange Funky

rare grooves vol. 1 - 1988 / strange funky games and things - 2005

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