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Austin, Larry (1st August 1951-12th December 2016)

Bass guitarist who was with 24-Carat Black for their one and only album, Ghetto: Misfortune of Wealth.

He went on to join the funk group Shotgun and appears on their 1978 album, Good, Bad and Funky, as well as A Collection of Rare Jazzy Club Tracks, Vol. 1.

He passed away in Ypsilanti, Michigan, in 2016 when he was 65 years old.

Shotgun recordings
Good, Bad and Funky (Larry Austin/William Gentry/Greg Ingram/Ernest Lattimore/Robert Resch/Tyrone Steels/William Talbert)

Here’s Larry playing bass and singing on “Sister Love” by Shotgun…