UK Multi-Instrumentalist The DreZone, releases "Tales From The Funky Jam Suite" - A mixture of Prince-influenced Funk and contemporary R'n'B with the image and inspiration of Lenny Kravitz along with the chill-out vibes of Maxwell and Musiq. Like the already mentioned, The DreZone has written all 15 tracks and plays ALL instruments with the exception of the horn section contributed by "The Deptford Horns" (based in Deptford, South-East London, UK).
The album also draws influences from various female contemporary artistes including Floetry, Janet Jackson, Ashanti, Amerie & Meshell Ndegeocello.
Alongside the album, there is also an enhanced CD-ROM portion of the disc (PC users only) containing lyrics & liner notes in relation to the album plus, a message from The DreZone - self-programmed, designed and encoded by The DreZone himself.
The DreZone has written and produced for innumerable artists in the Greater London area, undertaken Live and session work as a Drummer, Bassist, Keyboard player and a vocalist for various artistes who in turn, have released albums and singles in the UK.
He also has his own roster of artistes, which can be found, on The DreZone web site.
His solo work, has been acknowledged by among others, the family of Jaco Pastorius (Former Bass player for Weather Report) and Rhonda Smith (Current session player for Prince) to name but a few.
So whether you are into some serious live jamming, smooth ballads or just something that is 'accessible' with a versatile edge reminiscent of fellow UK artistes such as Omar, Terence Trent D'arby or Lewis Taylor, The DreZone covers it all... These are the Tales From The Funky Jam Suite!
For more information, music and video, regarding The DreZone, other artistes on the DreZone roster and affiliates, visit the web site at www.thedrezone.com