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Souleance - La Belle Vie - out on First Word Records



Souleance La Belle Vie
Souleance - La Belle Vie
(CD/Digital) First Word Records, 2012-04-09

Beatmaker Fulgeance (Musique Large) and DJ Soulist (What The Funk) have now partnered quite some time ago under the Souleance guise. We introduced them in 2009 with a cool Souleance - Le Mix and they're now back with their first full length album, La Belle Vie, out April 9th on First Word Records. Three things characterize Souleance's music: the duo's love of hip hop, their ears always on the 'densefloor', and hum… yes!… gritty analog synths - we know you love those! This is their first album and it's really more than a solid effort, with its patchwork of synths, hip hop beats, 80s claps, some broken, bossa or soul, with guests Rashaan Ahmad, Homecut and Shawn Lee. Groovy hits abound in there, our favorites being Le Plaisir and its scratchy JB sample, the hip hop anthem Pride and the soul reconstruction of One Step.

Souleance La Belle Vie
Souleance - La Belle Vie
(CD/Digital) First Word Records, 2012-04-09

Le Plaisir by Souleance

Pride feat Raashan Ahmad by Souleance

Tracklisting :
01. Rendez Vous
02. La Romance
03. Passarinho
04. Pride feat. Rashaan Ahmad
05. Manana
06. La Plage
07. I Dont Want Much (Interlude)
08. Automatico
09. Unseen feat. Homecut
10. Tranquille
11. Le Plaisir feat. Shawn Lee
12. Tryin (Interlude)
13. Cool FM
14. Boobs
15. Le Monde
16. One Step
17. La Belle Vie
18. The Ladies (Outro)

Links :
Souleance : bandcamp | facebook | myspace | parisdjs | soundcloud
First Word : official | discogs | facebook | kudos (distribution) | myspace | parisdjs | soundcloud | twitter | vimeo | youtube


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