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CD (Item 488836) Arision (UK), 2006 — Condition: Used
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Definitely a well-titled collection – as it brings together a wide range of remixes and singles by Big Bang – all of which are as essential as the full length albums! The Big Bang groove is a wonderful one – steeped in jazz funk and fusion traditions of the 70s, but put together in a leaner, more stripped down mode for the 21st Century – a style that certainly has echoes of BB's London residency, but which comes off with a sound that's warmer and more fluid than most of their contemporaries! There's a strongly jazz-based component to many of these tunes – one that's located mostly in the keyboards, but which is there nonetheless – brimming up from the bottom to fill these tunes with a sense of life and joy that's really amazing. Titles include "Clouds", "To The Full Every Minute", "Yo Yo Jazz (Nicola Conte rework)", "My Favorite Things", "Another Day (Viper squad rmx)", "Lady (4 Hero rework)", "Summer Fields", "Batucada Mondiale", "Smile In Your Eyes", and "Spiral Waltz (Indigo Jam Unit rmx)".  © 1996-2020, Dusty Groove, Inc.
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