Delia Derbyshire Appreciation Society - "St Tropez 1966" Remixes (Six Degrees)
Add Date: 05/02
Focus Track: 3
Artist Info: Garry Hughes and Harvey Jones are two pioneering electronic music composers who individually have collaborated with artists as diverse as Bjork, Sly & Robbie, Killing Joke, The Art Of Noise and the Orchestral Pink Floyd project, Julian Cope, Carla Bley & Chris Boti among many others. In addition Garry is the co-founder of popular Six Degrees act, Bombay Dub Orchestra.
The duo’s collaborative debut album as Delia Derbyshire Appreciation Society has captured the imaginations of listeners around the world, with pioneering ambient artists like Killing Joke’s Youth declaring it an “ambient masterpiece” & Banco De Gaia’s Toby Marks praising its "gorgeous electronic ambience” and “retro yet timeless feel.”
One of the album’s stand out tracks “St Tropez 1966” has now been remixed in a variety of styles and moods by artists as diverse as “electro-swing” mastermind The Real Tuesday Weld & Garry Hughes' other project Bombay Dub Orchestra. In addition Axel Toben brings some minimal tech flavors to the track while Faltso Mortale & Harvey Jones (with his Brigitte Bardot Remix) embrace the warm, ambient sounds that Delia Derbyshire Appreciation Society are becoming so well known for.