"I just listened to the Moongold record 3 times in a row, but I didn’t even realize it. It’s the kind of album your savvy music friends will put on, and you’ll try to catch a glimpse of the artist's name without anyone noticing. Moongold is intellectual chill out music at it's best.
Moongold evokes the best elements of soul/jazz musicians like Reuben Wilson and the downtempo, trip-hop sounds of Bonobo mixed with electronic style of someone like Jon Kennedy. The music is inspired by the intersection of soul, trip-hop and electronic music. There is a collaboration going on here between music styles and music fans; it's hard not to appreciate the respect Moongold has for the sounds and styles that came before them.
The stunningly elegant and clever touches weave the record together flawlessly. Like I said, I listened to it 3 times over without really noticing the time that had gone by. Intellectual chill out music has never been this easy on the ears."
The Daily Independent
released January 1, 2011
Chris Cory (scratching)
Robin Hoch (vocals)
Pete Lambourn (sax)
Leah Maupin (vocals)
Max Richardson (bass)
Produced by Ross Maupin and Marc Wren
Mastered by Randall Fraizer (Helmetroom.com
Physical packaging and design by Brett Lareau (BirksAndBirks.com
Typeography by Eric Wedum (EricWedum.com