One of the albums we are very much looking forward to next year is the ‘Best of Disco Demands’ compilation from Al Kent and BBE Music. Al has been compiling the series for nearly ten years now, and this collection includes all 5 completely re-mastered albums, with most of the tracks having been re-edited as well. [...]
You cannot help but admire Julien Mourlon, the founder of Laid Back Radio, for building what is fast becoming a mini media empire, with this compilation being his latest achievement. The ‘74 Miles Away‘ project was interesting enough, but ‘All School Flavour’ breaks more ground by being ‘crowd funded’ and using a wide selection of musicians, all with some Laid Back heritage (and the cover’s pretty cool too).
Just to give you more evidence (if it was ever needed) of the quality of the ’74 Miles Away’ album from Pierre Anckaert and Monkey Robot, here is a short video of a rehearsal session with Pierre, Louis Van De Leest and Eric Paquet. The LP is available digitally now, and physically on March 4th, [...]
Our friends at Laid Back Radio in Brussels and Melting Pot Music from Cologne will release ’74 Miles Away’ in February next year. The album is a collaboration between Belgian jazz pianist/composer Pierre Anckaert and producers MonkeyRobot (LuiGi & eric P. previously known as Infinitskills). The concept behind the record is that Pierre Anckaert composed [...]