QuietMelodies is now open!

15 06 2009

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As many of you might already know, the new portal is finally open!!!!!  I am so sorry that it has taken so long to happen, but I do hope you find it worth the wait.  Some of the new features you will be able to enjoy are being able to message any member & being able to post your own favorites.  There will also be a forum added so that requests and such can be made there.  Eventually hope to in essence mirror this blog there and of course have new content available.  The new music available should be substantially more than here as there will be multiple people posting =-).  Please stop by and join your NEW home for QuietMusic – www.quietmelodies.com!





Michel Sanchez (Deep Forest) – Windows

3 04 2009

cover8Michel Sanchez (Deep Forest) – Windows
MP3 @ 160 Kbps | 58:26 min | 1994 | 73.9 MB | 10% Recovery Record

Michel Sanchez is a member of Deep Forest. This solo CD was recorded in 1994. Of course, it`s not as good as “World Mix”, “Boheme” or “Music Detected”, but this CD much more interesting than other albums by Deep Forest. It starts from dynamic song “Tholos”. Tholos means a kind of mysterious sanctauries or tombs, which were built from gigantic stones in Europe in Neolithic Age. The album is a mix of dynamic and slow light instrumental electronic melodies with many samples of ethnic singing (one thing is bad – there are no any commentaries by Sanchez or references to the sources of this samples). If such an album was recorded, say, by David Byrne or Eno it could be a sensation! So if you like early Deep Forest – you would like this CD. A must for every fan of DF.

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Deep Forest & Enigma – Myth (Chorus of Tribes)

1 04 2009

folder7Deep Forest & Enigma – Myth (Chorus of Tribes)
MP3 @ 320 Kbps | 58:52 min | 2000 | 145 MB | 10% Recovery Record

If you ever wised that Deep Forest and Enigma would release a CD together, well your wish as been answered. Almost at least. The sound is so amazingly true to both Enigma’s & Deep Forest’s earlier work, while at the same time the music has evolved to newer sounds. From beginning to end this CD is pure pleasure to the ears. Lullaby has a sound that if unsuspected, one would swear it was Enigma and Deep Forest together. With Enigmatic drum patterns and chimes, and Deep Forest rhythems and vocals, this CD would not disappoint anyone. If you are looking for the sounds of the two groups earlier work, this is the CD for you. At times the music is even better than the original groups. This CD gets an A+

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Michel Sanchez (Deep Forest) – Hieroglyphes

1 04 2009

folder9Michel Sanchez (Deep Forest) – Hieroglyphes
MP3 @ 320 Kbps | 59:31 min | 2000 | 145 MB | 10% Recovery Record

Michel Sanchez, who also gave us the infectious “Deep Forest” albums, is a master talent. His previous solo outing, “Windows,” was one of my favorite albums of 1998, so I couldn’t wait to get my ears on this new release. Believe it or not, this new record, “Hieroglyphs,” makes the wild and wonderful “Windows” seem almost tame by comparison. Think of what might happen if there were a collaborative effort among Weather Report, New York Voices, Cirque du Soleil, and Rob Mounsey’s Flying Monkey Orchestra — all pumped up on steroids — and you begin to get the idea. Sanchez, with his amazing ability to mesh various musical styles and vivid tone colors (not to mention his impeccable keyboard virtuosity), will turn your ear every which way but loose! While “Deep Forest” fans may or may not be able to keep up, Sanchez definitely runs ahead of the pack on this one!

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Deep Forest – World Mix

1 04 2009

front6Deep Forest – World Mix
MP3 @ 320 Kbps | 1:16:38 min | 1998 | 188 MB | 10% Recovery Record

Reissue of the internationally flavored, French da nce act’s remix album. Feauting 15 tracks in all. Highlights include, ‘Sweet Lullaby (Ambient Mix), (Round The World Mix), (Apollo Mix), ‘Deep Forest (Sunrise At Alctraz Mix)’, ‘Forest Hymn (Apollo Mix), ‘Hunting’, ‘Night Bird’, ‘Desert Walk’ & more.

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Deep Forest – Super Best

1 04 2009

super_best_coverDeep Forest – Super Best
MP3 @ 192 Kbps | 1:02:46 min | 1999 | 94.9 MB | 10% Recovery Record

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Deep Forest – Pangea

1 04 2009

folder5Deep Forest – Pangea
MP3 @ 320 Kbps | 50:19 min | 1996 | 122 MB | 10% Recovery Record

This CD was brought home as a bit of a gamble . . you can’t always tell by the cover. Since it was first put on the CD drawer a week ago it’s been played continually – I can’t get enough of it. Reminiscent of Deep Forest, Enigma and plenty of other bands whose names escape me, it’s haunting, beautiful, catchy, and addictive. I love it. I just wish I could sing along.

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