Dennis Coffey (born November 11, 1940) is an American guitarist. He was a studio musician for many soul and R&B recordings, and is well known for his 1971 Top 10 hit single "Scorpio". Coffey learned to play guitar at the age of thirteen, in the Michigan Upper Peninsula town of Copper City. In 1955, as a fifteen-year-old sophomore at Detroit's Mackenzie High School, Dennis played his first record session - backing Vic Gallon in "I'm Gone", on the Gondola record label
More albums from Dennis Coffey: Back Home by Dennis Coffey. Dennis Coffey by Dennis Coffey. Under The Moonlight by Dennis Coffey. Finger Lickin Good by Dennis Coffey. Hot Coffey In The D by Dennis Coffey. Motor City Magic by Dennis Coffey. Goin’ For Myself by Dennis Coffey. View all albums . Instant Coffey. By: Dennis Coffey (1974, Jazz).
Dennis Coffey shifts gears with Instant Coffey, belying the record's title with his most ambitious outing to date. If anything, the album is at times too labored for its own good. The 11-minute opener, "Sonata," suffers from its epic pretensions and overwrought string arrangement, although its sinuously funky bridge calls to mind the kinetic energy of Coffey's strongest efforts
Instant Coffey (1973). Album by Dennis Coffey. Outrageous (The Mind Excursion).
Evolution (Dennis Coffey album). Evolution is the second album by session guitarist Dennis Coffey and the Detroit Guitar Army. Released in 1971 under the Dennis Coffey and the Detroit Guitar Band banner the album charted at number thirteen on the Top Soul Albums chart due to the funk instrumental Scorpio which charted at number six on the . Pop Singles chart and number nine on the US Soul Singles chart.
Style: pop. Album year: 2011. Dennis Coffey - Whole Lotta Love 02:36. Dennis Coffey - Scorpio 04:06. Dennis Coffey - Ride, Sally, Ride 03:11. Dennis Coffey - Can You Feel It 02:53. Dennis Coffey - Midnight Blue 02:46. Dennis Coffey - Outrageous (The Mind Excursion) 07:36. Dennis Coffey - Chicano 05:16. Dennis Coffey - Taurus 03:04. Dennis Coffey - Theme from Enter the Dragon 03:17. Dennis Coffey - Son of Scorpio 03:16. Dennis Coffey - Capricorn's Thing 02:17. Dennis Coffey - Love Song for Libra 03:14. Dennis Coffey - Getting It On 02:35. Dennis Coffey - Whole Lot of Love 02:36