- 5 years ago
Playing tracks by
The Malex Kings.
"Urban concepts" is about the evolution of american music and its developement in urban societies. Blues, Rock, Funk, Jazz, Hip Hop and even Hard Rock are the generes boarded in this album. From John Lee Hooker to Jimi Hendrix, and nedless to say James Brown, this project is also a tribute to the greatest artists, the innovators, the genius of music.
The script is based on a trail through the city of Chicago, lookingfor its citizens,the habits of its people and its music. It's a long
way which will lead us to the mythical route 66 to take up a new tripto other adventures...
While recording, several guitars were used, two Fender (Stratocaster American standard and Stratocaster american vintage commemorative 1957) and one Gibson (Les Paul American standard). Samples and different effects (fuzz, reverb, echo, etc... ) were made with a Korg Electribe SX.