Michael J McEvoy
Michael J McEvoy's Latin-jazz extravaganza, Together
Single Release Date: 10 February 2023
This soulful and fully live orchestral production brims with classic 1960s and ‘70s Latin-jazz vibes. Featuring drummer extraordinaire, Richard Bailey (Jeff Beck, Incognito, Steve Winwood) and the horn and woodwinds of Latin-jazz band, Trypl (Paul Booth, Trevor Mires, Ryan Quigley), the song is produced and arranged by Michael who also performs keyboards, guitars, bass and vocals.
Sweet backing vocal support comes from Jasmine Duxbury and the song was mixed by Eli Thompson in Dolby Atmos at Studio One, Olbys Creative Hub, Margate, Kent.
John Reid pays it forward with new single I.O.U.
Single Release Date: 27 January 2023
Digital single, I.O.U., is another co-write with soul and funk outfit Michael J McEvoy and Ernie McKone (of Boogie Back Records fame).
I.O.U. is a slinky, mid-tempo floor filler with the same 80s vibe that proved so popular on John Reid’s Soul Sessions Vol 1. This classy old-school production features John’s smooth and soulful vocals complemented by lush backing vocal arrangements, slap bass, and funky horns courtesy of Horn House.
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Light Up My World
by John Reid
John Reid dazzles with new single, Light Up My World
Single Release Date: 28 October 2022
Rezzonator Music announces an exciting new release from blue-eyed soul man and Nightcrawlers’ vocalist, John Reid. The digital single, Light Up My World is the first track from the Scots singer’s new collection, Soul Sessions Vol. 2, the follow-up to his stunning debut solo album, Nightcrawlers Soul Sessions Vol. 1 in 2018. John is best known for legendary 90s club anthem, Push the Feeling On, a recent smash hit remix with Big Narstie. Behind the scenes at The X Factor, he went on to write number one hits for stars Kelly Clarkson and Leona Lewis, A Moment Like This and Westlife’s Unbreakable, plus chart-topping songs for Il Divo, Tina Turner, Rod Stewart and Keith Urban.
Light Up My World was co-written with Michael J McEvoy and Ernie McKone (of Boogie Back Records fame). Over the decades, they’ve contributed their talents to U.S. stars Kindred Soul & the Family, Tracy Hamlin, Lalomie Washburn, plus JT Quartet, Galliano, Mark Morrison and Soul II Soul, among others. In true old-school style, John’s songs are produced using only live instruments, capturing the groove and feel of late ‘70s and early ‘80s classic productions, creating a sound brimming with soulful warmth and emotion. Available on all digital platforms and to download from 28 October.