Hard day at work? Battling through crazy Xmas shoppers or finding the cold weather a bit much. Here is a lil chill out mix to listen while your on the way to work or jamming at home.
Here is a taste from London based record label Here and Now.
Laidback jazzy soul flavours featuring Imaani Saleem, runner-up in The Eurovision Song Contest in 1998, lead singer of jazz-funk legends Incognito and frequent collaborator with funky house dons Copyright (Defected Records). Guitarist and composer Chanan Hanspal has alot to shout about aswell having worked with everyone from Kylie and Geri Halliwell on Top Of The Pops to recording alongside Rodney P, Roots Manuva and Pharoah Sanders for 23 Skidoo. His background is the UK Jazz Scene where he met people like Imaani and played for the likes of Questlove and The Roots, Valerie Etienne, Jay Kay (Jamiroquai), Adam F and more.
The Garden Sessions is his debut album for Here And Now Recordings and has already received play by Gilles Peterson on his Worldwide Show on BBC Radio 1, Mike Chadwick and Chris Philips on Jazz FM and great feedback from amongst others Kirk Degiorgio (As One / The Beauty Room), Osunlade (Yoruba Records), Rainer Truby and Mark de Clive-Lowe
Take a listen to the album mixed by DJ Kay Suzuki
Chanan Hanspal – The Garden Sessions – album mix by dj Kay Suzuki by Here And Now Recordings
Stay chilled and InFormed