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Surprise ChefMr Bongo
Released: 16th October 2020
|LP - blue vinyl Dinked Edition||£23.99||Out of Stock|
Dinked Edition #67
● A5 20pp zine
● A5 Insert
● Light Blue Vinyl
● Obi strip
Daylight Savings is the second full-length album by Melbourne's cinematic soul journeymen Surprise Chef. Surprise Chef’s output reflects a meticulous education of 1970’s soul, touching on the legacies of composer/producers David Axelrod & Isaac Hayes, with cues also taken from the catalogues of Daptone and Truth & Soul.
Recorded over a weekend in Surprise Chef's DIY analogue studio (dubbed The College Of Knowledge), Daylight Savings expands on the dramatic 1970s cinematic soul sound established on their acclaimed first album, 2019's All News Is Good News.
Created in Spring 2019, just as the jasmine bush in the backyard of the College Of Knowledge was coming to full bloom, Daylight Savings is filled with the optimism and hope that comes with the impending long, warm evenings after a dreary Melbourne winter.