Hifi Sean & David McAlmont - Announce New Album 'Happy Ending' & New Video 'All In The World’
The album will be released on LP / CD / DL, the vinyl version has an extra track only available on that ……'Bunker to Bunker’
Link to the new album is: shop.lastnightfromglasgow.com/products/hifi-sean-david-mcalmont-happy-ending-2-x-vinyl-lp site.
The album was recorded at the top of an East London tower block, mixed in a beach hut on Camber Sands and gilded by Bollywood strings is already setting its sights hide and wide, but when the sound and vision encompasses panoramic electronic soul laced with a viscerally personal reaction to the mad times we’re living through, we’re in the presence of something special
The lead single that trails the album, ‘All in the World,’ is a window onto the duo’s kaleidoscopic rhythm and rhyme, mixing joy and rage with chance and chaos. Over a percolating house/disco hybrid – “It’s a bit ravey,” Sean reckons – David’s suitably charged lyric suggests he’s surrendering rather than fighting this, “Catalogue of fools,” as he puts it. “This is my return to the louche years / Back to the numberless days and the hangovers HiFi Sean & David McAlmont - Happy Ending.
Our two British protagonists are Sean Dickson, a former indie star who reinvented himself as an electronic adventurist - musician, DJ, producer – whose last album Ft. featured a stellar line-up of guest vocalists, including Yoko Ono, Fred Schneider (B- 52’s), Alan Vega, Crystal Waters (fronting ‘Testify’, which topped the US Billboard dance chart) and David McAlmont - the last, a thrilling singing sensation with an illustrious history, from indie-soul pioneers Thieves and the legendary McAlmont & Butler to purer soul and jazz recordings and a striking collaboration with minimalist composer Michael Nyman.
Album Track listing below
All in The World
The Skin I’m In
Real Thoughts in Real Time
Aurora (parts 1 & 2).