10th album by 'Up, Bustle & Out' featuring as main singer 'Sevval Sam', the singing star of 'Fatih Akin's'new road movie 'Edge of Heaven'!
Plus an international line up: Rob Garza (Thievery Corporation), Benjamín Escoriza (of 4-times Grammy nominated band 'Radio Tarifa'), Marina Celeste (Nouvelle Vague, France), Kalaf of Buraka Som Sistema (Portugal), Jim Barr on double
bass (Portishead Band).
Up, Bustle & Out brings 'Istanbul's Secrets' to the world at a time when Istanbul will be the City of Culture 2010, linking
the East to the West and bridging a historically strategic and polemic gap. It features music recorded in Bristol - England,
Turkey, USA, Spain, Portugal, France & Jamaica.
'Istanbul's Secrets' most featured vocalist is Turkey's celebrated film actress-singer, Sevval Sam. She is the singing star
of Fatih Akin's new film 'Age of Heaven', collecting awards at Cannes Film Festival this year. Sevval is also the coming
celebrity on the BBC's popular series "Michael Palin's New Europe".
Double CD edition comes in a deluxe digipak with 26-page booklet showing creative illustrations, photography and
collages. Beautiful! Seeing is believing!
Label: Collision - cause of chapter 3 ( an echo beach division)
Title: Istanbul's Secrets
Artist: Up, Bustle & Out
Release date: comming soon
Rob Garza opens the album with vocals and floating sitar melodies ('Thievery Corporation')
Benjamín Escoriza (of 4-times Grammy nominated Spanish band 'Radio Tarifa') performs 2 songs with Andalucian poetry and emotion.
Portugal's revered Afro-poet Kalaf (of Buraka Som Sistema) describes the complexity and intrigue of Breaking Codes.
Portishead's double bass player Jim Barr performs hauntingly on every song
Blanquito Man from Nueva York's Latin Massive (Control Machete / Celso Piña / King Chango) toasts up a fun Brooklyn-Latino vocal vibe
MC Sultana (Turkey's foremost female Hip Hop star) explores spirituality
Marina Celeste (Nouvelle Vague Project, France)
Flamenco guitar maestro, Cuffy 'El Guapo', gives the album a dream-like quality of Eastern chords mixed with Andalucian pride
Turkish Black Sea violinist, Neriman Günes of 'Kardes Türküler'
01. River Song feat. Rob Garza
02. Ben Seni Sevdugumi feat. Benjamín Escoriza
03. Breaking Codes feat. Kalaf
04. Giden Gitti
05. Anda Luz feat. Benjamín Escoriza
06. Yol Türküsü
07. Hidjaz Ask (Intro)
08. Hidjaz Ask feat. Engin Arslan
09. Orthodox Gold feat. MC Sultana
10. Blue Night feat. Blanquito Man
11. Bosporus Moon
12. Remote Corners
13. Istanbul's Secrets feat. DJ Napoles
14. Silence's Brink
15. Steppe Ouverte feat. Marina Celeste
01. River Song (Dub)
02. Ben Seni Sevdugumi (Dub)
03. Breaking Codes (Dub)
04. Giden Gitti (Dub)
05. Anda Luz (Dub)
06. Yol Türküsü (Dub)
07. Hidjaz Ask (Dub)
08. Hidja Ask (Dub)
09. Orthodox Gold (Dub)
10. Blue Night (Dub)
11. Bosporus Moon (Dub)
12. Remote Corners (Dub)
13. Istanbul's Secrets (Dub)
14. Silence's Brink (Dub)
15. Steppe Ouverte (Dub)