Citrus Sun – Ride Like the Wind (2018)

Citrus Sun - Ride Like the Wind (2018)
Artist: Citrus Sun
Album: Ride Like the Wind
Genre: Smooth Jazz
Origin: USA
Released: 2018
Quality: mp3, 320 kbps
Ride Like the Wind
Calling Mr Wolf
Vontade De Rever Você
The Stallion Rides Again
Send Me Your Feelings
All Mine
Long-Tail Boat to Railay (Krabi Suite Pt. 1)
My one and only Tuk (Krabi Suite Pt. 2)
Don’t tell Me what to do (Krabi Suite Pt. 3)
Reno and the Queen Pin (Krabi Suite Pt. 4)
Back to the Moon (Krabi Suite Pt. 5)


The London band was born out of Bluey’s love for the music of Jim Mullin, who now, after the debut album People of Tomorrow, is part of the band again. He is assisted by Incognito colleagues Matt Cooper on keyboard, bassist Francis Hylton, guitarist Francisco Salas, drummer Francesco Mendolia and trumpeter Dominic Glover.

Although the constellation of musicians is very similar to that of Incognito, the music still differs. Citrus Sun is mainly purely instrumental like the songs “Refugee” and “Calling Mr Wolf”. In addition, the band ventures into new areas, such as with their five-part Krabi Suite (Recorded in Krabi, Thailand) or with the cover song by Marcos Valle and Leon Wares “Vondate de Rever Voce”, in which the percussionist of the band Joao Caetano takes over the singing in Portuguese. Furthermore, the artists Imaani and Natalie Williams were invited to perform for the songs “Ride Like The Wind” (the worldwide Christopher Cross hit) and “Send Me Your Feelings” (originally recorded by the New York-based Japanese jazz trumpeter Terumasa Hino).

Bluey himself comments on his project: “In terms of sound, it is a bit reduced by the trumpet reminiscent of Donald Byrd. It’s the same cast as Incognito, but you should be glad that it’s a new project with the same band with me at the top. ”

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