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Dawn/Dusk

CD (Item 611253) Record Breakin, 2012 — Condition: New Copy
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Spacey soul from Columbia Nights – a duo with a wicked touch in the studio, and one that's mighty darn fresh overall! The record's in a crispy blend of mellow beats and stretched-out keys – yet it's also handled in ways that are nicely different than the norm – with a languid quality that's almost a 21st Century Shuggie Otis style – topped with soulful vocals from Sarai Abdul-Malik! The set's got none of the coldness or cliche that sometimes mar other projects of this nature – and although the album's more of an EP than a full record, it still packs plenty of punch. Titles include "Dawn", "As You Are", "Firmament", "In The Glow", "Forecast", and "Watercolors".  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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