MR. JUKES FEAT. LALAH HATHAWAY – FROM GOLDEN STARS COMES SILVER DEW
Sometimes an artist needs to walk through different artistic paths in order to explore new sonorities, to find a new dimension of himself and to prove his ability,his artistry stepping off the so-called “comfort zone”.
Gwen Stefani left ska-oriented band No Doubt flirting with pop-r&b music, Kanye West flexed his bravery releasing the synth-drenched 808s and Heartbreak,hip-hop artist Mac Miller expressed a certain love for jazz and soul with the project called You under the moniker Larry Lovestein and we could go on for hours citing a lot of other artists.
Former member of indie-rock band Bombay Bicyle Club , Jack Steadman is ready to engage the attention of a different audience compared to the typical fan of Bombay’s projects!
Hey cool people, in all honesty, we have to admit we didn’t know Jack Steadman and obviously we never listened to Bombay Bicycle music but ….damn….today we’re happy to discover this amazing artist and we’re excited to experience his brand new opus!
The London-bred sonic-alchemist crafted a sumptuous and refined oeuvre which sounds like an explosion of jazz, funk,soul and hip-hop, a superb and creative tapestry of different genres deeply inspired by records from the past from Grant Green, Stravinsky , Donny Hathaway and Jorge López Ruiz just to name a few.
God First unveils a bright mind surrounded by a fleet of international super-artists like BJ The Chicago Kid, Charles Bradley,De La Soul,Lianne La Havas among others.
Scratchtheblock.com squad invites y’all to purchase the majestic album through the sublime soul piece titled From Golden Stars Comes Silver Dew featuring one of the most beautiful voice of the world Lalah Hathaway whose amazing vocals glide over the modern soul backdrop artfully wrapped by Mr.Jukes.
This year Lalah confirmed her immeasurable talent winning another grammy prevailing In The Best R&B Album Category with her live effort Lalah Hathaway Live.