We all know and admire Andy Compton (of The Rurals / Peng Records) for his countless deep house masterpieces and timeless classics, now he blesses us with something different - and what an outstanding musical treat this is!! On the soul/funk/funk project "Compton's Soul", he teams up with musicians like Charlie Hearnshaw, Jeff Bass, Pete Mo, Andy Barton, Alex Pamplin and renowned vocalists such as Jaidene Veda, Ladybird, Diviniti, Kafele to bless us with an album that takes inspiration from its urban Los Angeles namesake to let us enjoy a different side of the involved artists and experience influences from legends such as The Crusaders, Shuggie Otis, Isaac Hayes, Leroy Hutson, War, Marvin Gaye... In short, this is another masterpiece from Andy Compton.
Pour le Connaisseur: Compton "Compton's soul" (Peng Records CD Promo)
- Written by Mike Fossati