GROOVE ODYSSEY SESSIONS VOL 1 The debut album from the Groove Odyssey label Mixed by Nick Groove Assassin
Released April 5th 2013
*Groove Odyssey Sessions Album Launch Party - Easter Sunday March 31st @ Ministry Of Sound with Special Guests: Louie Vega (Masters At Work); Joey Negro; Groove Assassin; CJ Mackintosh; Bobby & Steve Zoo + Live: Barbara Tucker, Pauline Henry (The Chimes), Bizzi and Lifford
London’s lynch pin promoters on the Soulful House scene, Groove Odyssey, release their debut compilation “Groove Odyssey Sessions Vol 1” showcasing 14 tracks from hot new UK talents Groove Assassin, Matt Early, Sean McCabe, Natalie Williams & Reilly and leading International Producers and Artists, including Louie Vega, Barbara Tucker, Sara Devine, Michelle Weeks, Mr V, Dajae and Leroy Burgess.
Celebrating the uplifting sound of soulful house music, ‘Groove Odyssey Sessions Vol 1’ has been a while in the making and is a bumping showcase and reflection of their massive sell-out acclaimed events. With 14 brand new tracks and remixes all lovingly mixed together by the UK’s hot DJ/Producer, Groove Assassin, ‘Groove Odyssey Sessions Vol 1’ features legends, Leroy Burgess, Barbara Tucker, Louie Vega, Dajae, Michelle Weeks, Pauline Henry (The Chimes), Sara Devine, and current producers and singers, Wipe The Needle, Harvey D’Soul, Matt Early, Bizzi, Danny Foster Sabrina Chyld and Lifford.
Blended in the mix expertly by Sheffield’s Groove Assassin aka Nick Moss,who also contributes his own slamming Dubs of “No Strings” by Natalie Williams & Reilly, and Wyen Solo's "Smile" and you can catch him in the Main Room at the ‘Groove Odyssey Sessions Vol 1’ Launch party on Easter Sunday March 31st at Ministry Of Sound.
Since 2009, Groove Odyssey’s contribution to the Soulful House scene has been immense. As promoters, they have presented some of the finest moments in London’s clubland, including sell-out shows with some of the biggest DJ's and Singers from around the globe, including Masters At Work, India, Kerri Chandler, Ultra Nate, Todd Terry, Mr V, Teddy Douglas, Kevin Hedge, Julie McKnight, Paul ‘Trouble’ Anderson, Linda Clifford Bobby & Steve, CJ Mackintosh, Groove Assassin and Sean McCabe.
Their events have lit up London's clubland and to launch the “Groove Odyssey Session Vol 1” album they host a special Groove Odyssey Sessions Album Launch Party on Easter Sunday March 31st with Louie Vega, Barbara Tucker, Joey Negro, Groove Assassin, CJ Mackintosh, Pauline Henry, Bobby & Steve and more at the world famous, Ministry Of Sound.
Track Listing & Notes:
1 - GROOVE ODYSSEY THEME Barbara Tucker and DJ Q Produced and arranged by Bobby & Steve, Michael Hughes and Matt Early. Published by BMS Publishing / BStar Music. All vocals written and performed by Barbara Tucker. Rap performed by DJ Q. Keyboards by Matt Early. Additional keyboards by Michele Chiavarini. Mixed by Toni Economides.
2 - FABULOUS Louie Vega starring Sara Devine Published by Luis F. Vega (Nicoanane, BMI) Sara Devine (Say-Say Music, BMI) Efrain Davila (Hookdaddy Music, BMI) Produced by Louie Vega. Lead vocal and backgrounds by Sara Devine. Mix & recording engineer Yas Inoue Keyboards Efrain Davila Live bass Gene Perez Electric guitar Mike Ciro Recorded & mixed at Daddy’s Workshop, NJ. Mastering engineer Carlos Alvarez Mastered at Miami Hit Masters Studio, Florida. License courtesy of Vega Records www.vegarecords.net
3 - FAITH, HOPE & CHARITY Bobby & Steve and Matt Early Ft. Dajae roduced by Bobby & Steve andMatt Early. Written by Robert Laviniere, Karen D Gordon, Matt Early. Published by BMS Publishing / Tapla Publishing. Keyboards by Matt Early. Mixed by Toni Economides.
4 - NO TIME LIKE THE PRESENT Leroy Burgess Ft. Tyrone Williams Bobby & Steve Remix. Writen by Leroy Burgess. Published by LeeBSki Music/ ASCAP. Administered by Scion Four Music Group/ASCAP /Westbury Music.Produced and arranged by Bobby & Steve at The Lab Studio. Live bass and
Additional keys and programming by Michele Chiavarini. Mixed by Toni Economides. Licensed from Zoo Groove Stereo Records.
5 - YOU ARE MY EVERYTHING Michelle Weeks Produced By Wipe The Needle Vocals Written and Performed ByMichelle Weeks. Published By Weeks World Music BMI / Lee Gomez / BMS Additional Lead Keyboards By Michele Chiavarini. Mixed By Toni Economides.
6 - FINALLY Pauline Henry Produced by Wipe the Needle Written by Pauline Henry, Matt Early and Michael Hughes. Published by BMS/ Lee Gomez Publishing, Pauline Henry Publishing Matt Early. Keyboards by Matt Early Vocals recorded at The Lab Studios. Engineered by Matt Early Mixed by Toni Economides.
7 - LOOK HOW WE CARRY ON Danny Foster and Bizzi Mr. V & Reelsoul remix. Written by B Dixon and D Foster. Published by Fozzy Music and Bad Music entertainment. Produced by D Foster. Guitar by M Killion. Additional keyboards by S Gurley. Remix & additional production by Mr. V & Reelsoul for Sole Channel Music Productions. Drum programming by Mr. V. Keyboards and bass by William “Reelsoul” Rodriguez. Mixed & mastered by Mr. V @ Sole Channel Music, NYC, USA.
8 - WONDERING WHY Wipe the Needle Ft. Liifford Produced by Wipe The Needle Vocals Written And Performed By Lifford Shillingford. Published By BMS Publishing / Lee Gomez / Lifford Shillingford. Additional Lead Keyboards By Michele Chiavarini. Vocals Recorded At The Lab Studios Vocal Engineer Matt Early Mixed By Toni Economides.
9 - NO STRINGS Natalie Williams and Reilly Written By Natalie Williams / Reilly. Published By Natalie Williams / Reilly. Remixed By Groove Assassin @ Mo’ Den. Keys: Bennett Holland Vocals Recorded at The Lab Studios.
10 - MILE Wyen Solo Groove Assassin Dub Remix Produced by Bobby & Steve & Michael Hughes For Groove Odyssey Productions Remixed by Groove Assassin @ Mo’ Den. Keys Bennett Holland. All vocals written and performed by Wyen Solo (Tamara) Vocals recorded by Shelly Nelson at The Lab Studios. Published by BMS Music Copyright Control.
11 - MOVING ON (DEEP MIX) Matt Early Ft. Sabrina Chyld Produced by Matt Early. Written by Michael Hughes / Matt Early and Sabrina Chyld. Published By BMS Publishing / Matt Early. Keyboards By Matt Early. All instrumentation, programming, arranging, vocal arranging Matt Early. Recorded at The Lab Studios Engineered by Matt Early Mixed by Toni Eonomides.
12 - STRONGER MAN Harvey D’ Soul Ft. Lifford Produced by Harvey D’ Soul. Vocal concept written by Michael Hughes. Performed By Lifford Shillingford. Published By BMS Publishing / Lifford Shillingford / Harvey D’ Soul. Keyboards By Harvey D’ Soul. Vocals Recorded At The Lab Studios. Vocals Engineered By Matt Early.
Mixed By Toni Economide
13 - DON’T YOU WANT MY LOVE Dub Dajae Sean McCabe Remix. Produced By Bobby & Steve and Michael Hughes For Groove Odyssey Productions. Written By R.Laviniere & Karen D Gordon. Published By BMS PublishingTapla Publishing. Remixed And Produced By Sean McCabe. Keyboards, Bass and Drums By Sean McCabe.
14 - DON’T YOU WANT MY LOVE VOCAL Dajae Sean McCabe Remix. Produced By Bobby & Steve and Michael Hughes For Groove Odyssey Productions. Written By R.Laviniere & Karen D Gordon. Published By BMS PublishingTapla Publishing. Remixed And Produced By Sean McCabe. Keyboards, Bass and Drums By Sean McCabe.