Spiro - Various - Bite Hard: The Music Of De Wolfe Studio Sampler (1972-80)
Label: BBE - BBECD010 • Format: CD Compilation • Country: UK • Genre: Electronic, Jazz, Stage & Screen • Style: Soundtrack, Smooth Jazz, Jazz-Funk, Experimental
As the successful Sound Gallery compilations helped spark new interest in the library music of the '60s and '70s, enterprising labels began putting out compilations of the music-library sounds from this era to fill the demand. Sound Book offers two disc's worth of these instrumentals, a set of tunes that cover everything from jazz to funk with studio-musician professionalism.
Highlights in the funk area include "Funky Spider," a rhythmic groove built on a unique high-pitched guitar sound, and "Gang Process," which layers airy, atmospheric synthesizer lines over a gritty, guitar-fuelled guitar groove.
Highlights in the jazz area include "Cool It," which pits an exploratory flute lead against some Latin-styled percussion, and "Smooth and Spiro - Various - Bite Hard: The Music Of De Wolfe Studio Sampler (1972-80) which layers jazz horns over some meditative electric keyboard work.
Since the compilers had two discs to work with, they should have given a bit more thought to how the tunes could be assembled to work as a musical whole. Another problem is that the music presented here is less melodically inventive and thus less interesting than the tunes that made it onto Bite Hard: The Music De Wolfe Studio Sampler Ultimately, Sound Book offers enough solid instrumentals to satisfy the lounge fanatic, but novices and casual listeners would probably do better to check out Bite Hard: The Music De Wolfe Studio Sampler for a tighter, more focused sampling of music from the De Wolfe Music Library.
Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Release Date April 13, Genre Easy Listening. Track Listing - Disc 1. Down Home. Gregory Isaacs.
Dindou N. Hot Hells. Time Machine. Smooth and Cool. See the Light. Cool Character. Party People. Gang Process. Hard Crust. Grey Sigh. Track Record. Track Listing - Disc 2.
Jazz Rule. Funky Spider. Silver Thrust. Cool It. Forgotten Dream. I'm Feather. Drum Time. Harlem Globetrotters. Bright Spar.
New Project. Hard-Fi - Stars Of CCTV Wire. Payroll Gregory Isaacs. Swirl A.
Big Girls Dont Cry - Fergie + The Pussycat Dolls + Rihanna - Fergie+The Pussycat Dolls+Rihanna, Act I - Ponchielli* - Zinka Milanov - La Gioconda (Abridged), The Cokey Cokey - Billy Cotton And His Band - Billy Cottons Party Dances, How Many Times - Various - Selections From The Elektra Entertainment Group Volume II
Read more posts about mp3