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‘Bluefields’ is a tempting 10 minute debut from Fabian Zé!

‘Bluefields’ is a tempting 10 minute debut from Fabian Zé!

Falling instantly in love with ‘Bluefields‘, that’s all you can do and surrender! Smokey vocals with those Cat-ish Power likings and Jay-Jay Johanson swept away sounds. Was Eric Truffaz in the room? I’m dreaming of course with some analogies of the past.

“Bluefields” is a story about a relationship, break-up and solitude and the rediscovery of oneself.

It’s a poetic and classical concept of jazzed-in downtempo electronica made in London.

Fabian Zé has created a project of artistic self-determination.  He teamed up on his debut with various friends of musical talents. Recorded at Fox Lane & Goldsmiths University, Amy Yon & Rowan John are the vocal story-tellers, and we have Rosie Judge (Violin), Fifi Homan (Cello), on the top-brass Jonny Woodham (Trumpet), Alex Wesson (Trombone), Stefan Lacina (Bass) and Stefano Illotta (Drums).

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The track divides itself into two parts like an operetta. It starts off creating an atmosphere, and somewhere in the middle, it fleets into infinity. Finishing in a pulsating polyrhythm of sounds it bursts into a dynamic conversation of the heart. The top-brass build up slowly on a feeling making everything ripe, which is quite admirable in the foreplay of a re-discovery.

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I grew up exclusively listening to classical music and still find myself very inspired by the format of a symphony: A long piece of music, with different movements that take you on a journey. Especially when experiencing it live I feel that it gives you more time to involve yourself deeply with the music. Songs often seem short-lived and break up the experience too frequently. Everything has to happen quickly today. I guess releasing a 10-minute debut single is my way to question this and encourage at least a few to take a break of the madness and dive into my world.