The latest release on Favouritizm is a phenomenal cover version of Melba Moore's Disco classic "Standing right here" (released in 1977 on the legendary Buddah label) by Austrian DJ/producer Mannix. His interpretation stays true to the original yet gives the song an amazing contemporary touch, with Dina Vass' awe-inspiring vocal stylings being accompanied by a masterly live orchestration of sweeping strings, precious brass section and sweet guitars, all perfectly arranged over a gentle funk drenched backdrop. In other words, a musical gem having timeless written all over...
In the Spotlight: Mannix featuring Dina Vass "Standing right here" (Favouritizm CD Promo)
- Written by Mike Fossati