08 Jul 2019
Tropical house, 2 step UK garage, vintage country and a drum-fuelled wall of sound
Rapper, producer, singer and songwriter Nutty P has been on the music scene for over fifteen years. Known for fusing different styles and an insatiable drive to create, he’s produced for a huge variety of artists, including Professor Green and Youngs Teflon. As Stinkahbell, he’s produced remixes for, among others, Skepta, Maverick Sabre, Taio Cruz, Cover Drive, Wretch 32 and Chrome.
On Serengeti, he moves from deep tropical house grooves to massive growling house, giving way to mid-tempo electric chill and relaxed summer dance grooves.
Among the highlights of Paul Clarvis’ career are helping Rick Smith with the drum arrangement for the London Olympics’ 2012 show-stopping opening. He has also worked with Mick Jagger, Stevie Wonder, Sir Paul McCartney and Elton John. His film slate is just as impressive, including global hits such as 'Star Wars,' 'Harry Potter,' 'The Chronicles of Narnia,' 'Twilight,' 'Skyfall,' 'Tron,' 'Shrek,' and 'The Hobbit'.
MB Gordy was the percussionist/drummer for the Doobie Brothers in the early 2000s, and has also played with Frank Zappa and Josh Groban and recorded with Green Day, REO Speedwagon, Neil Diamond, My Chemical Romance and Bill Withers. His performances for film and TV include ‘Transformers’, ‘Venom’, ‘Mad Men’, ‘The Tonight Show’ and ‘Battlestar Galactica’. Together, the pair have created a massive wall of percussive sounds on ‘Colliding Rhythms’.
Composer, musician and producer Lincoln Grounds creates exceptional music for TV, film, commercials and online. In his studio at Maverick Music Ltd, Lincoln’s traditional approach to recording delivers an authentic, live feel to his tracks.
Thomm Jutz has found his home and calling in Nashville, Tennessee producing and writing some of the top bluegrass songs of recent years. Working with Country Music Hall of Fame members, folk legends and Grammy-nominated acts, Thomm has established a name for his studio, TJ Tunes. Joining forces with Lincoln Grounds, their new album is a foot stompin’ blend of vintage country songs, from rockabilly to western ballads and romantic Tex Mex cowboy waltzes.
Shy Cookie’s UK Garage music production credits include co-producing DJ Luck and MC Neat’s album It’s All Good. He and partner Ormshi have created a studio, label and band, The House & Garage Orchestra, together with music video production and live music sets, at which Shy Cookie MCs. The label (Audio Intuition) launched with strong support from DJ Spoony who championed the first release, ‘Levitation’.
The new album showcases 2 step UK garage with driving basslines and features DJ Luck, MC Neat and Sweet Female Attitude.
Upbeat folk pop blends with feel-good funky grooves featuring driving, positive acoustic guitars, electronic beats, cool retro organ and glitched hooks and effects.
Atmospheric soundscapes with exotic, ethereal female vocal textures, emotive orchestral strings and ethnic percussion grooves are layered with ambient pads and hypnotic hang drum.
Up-tempo 60s and 70s soul funk with mighty horns, powerful brass and tasty sax breaks, joined by strutting piano riffs, swinging Hammond and a driving rhythm section.
Long risers with epic drums and drones, vocal FX and adrenaline-surging climaxes come together with atmospheric synths, big hits and distorted guitars.