Alpha release their much anticipated Eleventh album aptly named Eleventh Trip. The album has been a work in progress since 2007 mostly due to all the band members unable to commit full time to music as everything that is Alpha is self funded. The recordings have taken place in many locations from the Mendip Hills in South West England, one day recording vocals in Bristol and finally in the bedroom of founder member Corin Dingley in the Midi Pyrenees, France.
It was a very Brian Wilson moment for Corin during the summer of 2011. He was able to dedicate three months of his to life mixing and producing the album all in the confides of his bedroom studio and primarily in his bed. A very different recording experience compared to the lavish surroundings of Peter Gabriel’s Real World Studios that Alpha used to record Come From Heaven, their much acclaimed debut album back in 1997. The new album draws, feels and sounds so much like Come From Heaven, but not totally like it. The
Genre: Electronic: Trip Hop
Release Date: 2012