Anthony Smith’s Retrosonik – Songs From a Lighter Planet (2019)

Anthony Smith's Retrosonik - Songs From a Lighter Planet (2019)
Artist: Anthony Smith’s Retrosonik
Album: Songs From a Lighter Planet
Genre: Jazz-Pop, Soul
Origin: USA
Released: 2019
Quality: mp3, 320 kbps
CD 1:
In a Big Country
Where the Streets Have No Name Sunday, Bloody Sunday
Original Sin
Don’t You Forget About Me
Everything She Wants
Melt with You
Take on Me
Too Shy
Bette Davis Eyes

CD 2:
Level 42 Medley Lessons in Lovemanchildren Saysomething About You
Wrapped Around Your Finger
Dance Hall Days
Open Your Eyes
Perfect Way
Throwing It All Away
When Doves Cry
Space Age Love Song
Enjoy the Silence


An incredible, ambitious multi-genre double album from Anthony Smith’s Retrosonik (producers Anthony Smith and Carlos Cuevas), featuring world-class jazz instrumentalists and soul jazz vocalists from both coasts! Featuring classic 80s pop songs by iconic artists (U2, INXS, The Police, Genesis, Prince, etc.), performed as you’ve never heard them before.

A masterpiece of creativity, with lush reharmonization, innovative rhythms, infectious vocals and virtuosic improvisation, “Songs From a Lighter Planet” breaks the mold… there simply has never been an album quite like this! Featuring a collective of world class musicians and vocalists from both New York City and Southern California, this landmark recording is finally available, after over two years of meticulous editing and production.

An essential collector’s item for lovers of 80s music, as well as modern mainstream jazz, soul jazz and jazz/pop enthusiasts.