Saturday, January 18, 2014
New Souljazz Orch - Celestial blues
New Album Inner Fire by The Souljazz Orchestra Fire (Feb. 25th, Strut)
"The Souljazz Orchestra returns with another essential mystical odyssey, their brand new studio album, Inner Fire.
Premiered on Wax Poetics, the first piece of music to be shared from the album sees percussionist Marielle Rivard taking the lead on an incendiary cover of Andy Bey's rare groove classic "Celestial Blues," first recorded with the Gary Bartz NTU Troop back in 1971.
In the spirit of the cosmic nature of the track, the visuals for the music video are culled from vintage public-domain NASA documentary footage from the early 1980s..."