Since their highly anticipated and widely acclaimed 2008 debut album 'Silent Movie', Quiet Village, aka Matt Edwards and Joel Martin have been exploring other music avenues under their Maxxi & Zeus moniker. Now they are back, with 'Too High To Move' a compilation of their most inspiring and sought after remixes to date, stitched together with love by Maxxi & Zeus.
Quiet Village is the infamous duo comprising of Matt Edwards AKA Radio Slave and Joel Martin (Velvet Season & the Hearts of Gold). Their debut album on !K7 was a Balearic masterpiece proving one of the quintessential albums of 2008. This new compilation comprises of a selection of their finest and most sought after remixes to date
The Compilation takes a number of twists and turns of action and suspense until the closing moments from Black Devil Disco Club. Their adventures begin with a cruising speed of around 50mph taking in French new wave heroes Allez Allez and the spellbinding enigma Mudd, before pushing the foot down for some raw 4/4 heroes in the form of Francois K and Mark E. Featuring cameos from Grandad Bob, Bubble Club, Ronny & Renzo and Rekids’ own lovechild Toby Tobias.
Quiet Village have recently done remixes for the likes of Gorillaz, Bryan Ferry, Massive Attack and Jonathan Jeremiah and ‘Too High To Move’ is a testament to their skill in the remix and production process. This exquisite compilation is the perfect soundtrack for sundrenched summer evenings or by the Balearic poolside shenanigans. Enjoy the journey!
Published: 15th May 2012