A seven piece outfit from Leeds, UK, formed in 2009, Submotion are close to a halfway house between Bonobo and London Grammar, and I can’t say fairer than that! Atmospheric, delicate yet heavy, lush textures, great root bass, deep groove brass and the voice of Ruby Wood are allied to complex rhythms. It’s a heady mix, great for kicking back.
“Red Dress” is taken from their latest of four albums – “Colour Theory.” I owe my young brother in law for this scoop and have my ears pinned back for any new releases. Hope this shows why.
You can learn more about Submotion Orchestra here:
About the Curator: Richard Parsons
I grew up listening to music from the late 60’s onwards. Pirate pop radio; swapping LP’s with friends; exploring genres; daydreaming over the latest woofer and tweeter.
In reality I spent thirty years imparting imperfect knowledge of English literature and drama to young minds in school. Regrets? No. I loved teaching; loved the interaction with the pupils, and made lifelong friends as a result. And what better way to keep up to date with music? I always played stuff in my lessons, and as a result, I’d be bombarded with suggestions from my flock! “Sir! Have you heard…?”