Ambient Cocktails & Other Global Transmissions
- Artist: Paul Bouley
- Format: CD
- Release Date:8/20/2002
Paul Bouley's resume spans over 25 years of arranging, performing, producing and composing music, in a wide variety of styles and genres. A keyboardist of considerable ability and creative flair, his music is flavored by such diverse musical influences as Weather Report, Peter Gabriel, Bill Laswell, Banco de Gaia,Mark Isham,Vangelis and Tangerine Dream... His compositions explore a full range of moods and musical categories while displaying a high level of artistic maturity. His music contains spacious dreamy textures, infectious world beat grooves, aboriginal chantings, inventive contrapuntual designs, atmospheric environments, agressive driving beats, dynamic guitar renderings, jazz flavored saxophones, distant modal trumpets, echoing electric pianos, soaring synthesizer lines, odd samples and reverberations, powerful piano performances ... ethereal musical landscapes as soundtracks for the mind...