We are deep in soul territory here, and it took me several spins to notice there something missing on this track. Bass, drums, keys, horns, and two vocalists with real chops, yes. But no six-string. That's both novel, and totally beside the point. You won't miss it. In fact, I'd argue there isn't room for guitar on this song.
Unlike the majority of the music I tend to write about, this one has the potential to become big-deal popular. They've already shot an episode of Live From Daryl's House and you can see the singers beaming with pride when Daryl Hall himself takes the second verse and nails it, of course.
Don't sleep on this one. I bet it will be everywhere by summertime.
On iTunes: Fitz and The Tantrums / "MoneyGrabber"