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Our Records proudly presents ‘Situation collective debut album titled ‘It’s a Beautiful Life’

Focusing on their unique style ,‘Situation’, masterfully blend deep, jazz fueled electronic boogie and house grooves with an organic twist that show cases the vocal talents and brilliant instrumentation of the collective throughout their 10 track album. Starring the wonderful vocal talent of Ms’ Lauren Rimell and the incredible keys of Mr Dom Thompson, ‘Situation’ also have some very promising collaborators in joining them on their venture. Guest vocalist Arko adds his unique and diverse vocal style which can be found in the deep jazz house groover “Calcutta Jazz” and “Summer Haze” where Bangladeshi folk meets low slung electronic boogie. Also guesting and soon to be staple collective addition is the on-point rhythm guitar of James Payne which we are treated to on the title track “It’s a Beautiful Life” and also on “Just on Me” both full of the collectives unique style of Jazz fuelled, soulful boogie. “I Wanna Feel Your Sunshine” comes next in an infectious deep hypnotic tribal fused groove that contrasts with “Journey of Flight” which is as the title describes, a beautiful Journey of dreamy vocals & sublime piano. Patience” a lovely Rhodes driven slow-mo bump invites you to let go with a heavy groove which “Stand Tough”, the 1st single released, has ample amounts. This hefty bass driven, mid tempo builder has had many dance floors bouncing. «Walk the Line” takes on an early 80’s flavor and show cases the talents of Lauren as well as the brilliant keyboard action from Dom with his spellbinding solo. Finishing the album off in a perfect conclusion “Keep it cool” builds effortlessly for 10 minutes with crescendos of chords, keys & vocals, leaving you feeling & filling you with every wish that this is in fact a Beautiful Life.