Dereye - Various - Tantra Lounge Volume 5
Label: Water Music Records - 302 060 714-2 • Format: CD Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Electronic, Folk, World, & Country • Style: Lounge, Downtempo
Tantra is a restaurant and lounge in Los Angeles' Silver Lake neighborhood. While the lounge features a rotating lineup of local DJs, the eclectic mix is spiced heavily with Indian textures that suit the incense-flavored air and mottled surroundings of Tantra's elaborate lounge area.
This compilation CD is designed to deliver the same feeling, even if you aren't clutching one of the establishment's signature Knife In The Leg - Nothing cocktails.
Tantra Lounge features ambient and downtempo lounge music appointed with samples of Indian instrumentation sitar, tabla and snippets of Hindi vocals, and includes tracks from notables such as Banco de Gaia and Transglobal Underground.
While nothing on this collection is a standout, that's not necessarily a bad thing, as the album definitely succeeds as a cohesive mood-maker. After all, Tantra the lounge isn't about dancing Dereye - Various - Tantra Lounge Volume 5 much as it's a location to be seen, a spot to sip aphrodisiacs and revel in the expensively produced surroundings.
The collection effectively replicates that feel with its upscale sound. It isn't adventurous, but it'll definitely help you get your groove back. Nitin Sawhney 's "Sunset" is a standout, weaving a scratchy traditional vocal sample and tabla backbeat into smooth, London-style urban soul. Govinda 's "Static Aparition" is notable as well, Dereye - Various - Tantra Lounge Volume 5 its sharp percussion, analog-style synth washes, and hip-hop-inspired programming.
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Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Release Date April 15, Dereye - Various - Tantra Lounge Volume 5 Electronic New Age. Spiritual Hypnotic Ethereal Nocturnal Confident. Track Listing. Brand New Delhi. Roy Shakked. The Tao of Groove. Nitin Sawhney. Sunrise on Fujiyama. Roland Voss. Alex Kasiek. Transglobal Underground. Trip Indiano. Abdelaziz Sahmaoui. Digital Bled.
Desert Wind. Toby Marks. Shri Durga. DJ Cheb i Sabbah. Red Desert. James Asher. Hamid Mantu. Natacha Atlas. Static Aparition. Nrsimha Stuti Dub. Digital Jockey. Brand New Delhi Roy Shakked. Spotify Amazon. Sunset Nitin Sawhney. Sunrise on Fujiyama Roland Voss. Vanilka Alex Kasiek. Trip Indiano Abdelaziz Sahmaoui. Desert Wind Toby Marks. Iskanderia Hamid Mantu.
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