Ron Basejam is the alter ego of keyboardist James Baron of Crazy P and Secret Stealth fame. Here he drops his superb full album for Yam Who's ISM label. Fans of Ron include the likes of Gilles Peterson (who put the charismatic ''Into My Life'' on the recent Brownswood Bubblers 5 compilation), DJ Harvey, Dam Funk, The Revenge and Greg Wilson, and it's easy to see why. The album trips through musical genres effortlessly taking elements of the past and fusing them with modern day production techniques. Ron's influences are all represented here, with touches of deep house, disco and melancholic dreamscapes set against jazzual synth funk-fired treatments and vocal sample snippet production. Definitely one to check.
Ennio Styles, Mukatsuku Records Chart, Lovemonk Records, Ilija Rudman ( IMOGEN Recordings ), The Revenge, Rudy's Midnight Machine, D-Pulse, YAM WHO?, Faze Action, Juno Recommends CD Albums, Chubby Dubz, Lucci Capri (Messalina), Greg Wilson, Sccucci Manucci, Phat Phil Cooper, The Garden Festival 2010, Sean Innit
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