Posts Tagged ‘ Smooth Electronica ’

Artur Bayramgalin – Perfect Day

Multi instrumentalist Artur Bayramgalin is rather unknown in the American smooth jazz scene. It isn’t up to the music, his performance and style is brilliant. His debut album Interro Island came out in 2009, his sophomore album Electric Breezz followed in 2010. Perhaps something changes with his third album Perfect Day (2014).

I was somewhat surprised, because I did not receive a CD but an album in MP3 format. Anyway, the music is excellent and somehow it comes to the listener. Hopefully on a legal way. But this is another story.

Chris Peak writes in the Huff Post “Most bands will now give their music away for free in the hope that you’ll like them enough to see them live.” With Ufa in Russia as hometown and as an independent artist it is difficult for Artur to tour in USA in support of his own music. Furthermore with no liner notes inside it’s impossible to give the reader additional information.

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The Fonkmasters – Confunkshunal Chill Out

With this new project entitled Confunkshunal Chill Out, the Fonkmasters takes on a new brand called “smooth electronica” to help bolster their addictive arsenal of ambient/chillout soundscapes and funky smooth jazz laced grooves. Confunkshunal Chill Out is getting rave reviews from the preliminary feedback of industry insiders. This new brand of music can also be heard on the soundtrack of the highly anticipated film, ‘Cain and Abel’ of Mercury Rising Films, distributed by Maverick Entertainment.

Taste the new sound of Confunkshunal Chill Out at CDBaby.

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