Check out the previews of the six songs from “Element.”
Mixed and Mastered by Denny Jiosa at Jazzcat Studios Nashville, TN.
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Title track from the EP “Element.” This tune showcases the use of effects on Steel Pan and evokes a “soundtrack” quality from another world. Chris Patterson – Pans, Percussion, Drums, Programming, Jerry Navarro – Bass, Jon-Paul Frappiere – Trumpet, Chris West – Saxophones
Go With the Flow
Dancehall/Reggae influenced tune from “Element” the EP. Chris Patterson – Pans, Percussion, Programming, Derico Watson – Drums, Jerry Navarro – Bass
Showcases different textures on steel pan and has some electronica influences. Chris Patterson – Pans, Percussion, Programming, Jerry Navarro – Bass, Chris West – Saxophones, Jon-Paul Frappiere – Trumpet, Darren Dyke – Steel Pan Tuning Samples
First single released in 2012, set to be released on the upcoming EP entitled “Element.” feat. Luis Conte – Percussion, Johnny Rabb – Drums, Jerry Navarro – Bass, Damien Horne – Vocals and Chris Patterson – Steel Pan/Programming.
Like Dey Used to…
This song was originally written to showcase my old pan. I decided to record this version to mix the old sound with the new. The intro is a replication of a killer groove at the beginning of Lord Kitchener’s Calypso “The Road.” Chris Patterson – Pans, Drums, Percussion, programming, Jerry Navarro – Bass, Denny Jiosa – Ukelele
Like Dey Used to…(Old Radio Mix)
Bonus track from “Element” the EP. ‘Re-mixed’ to sound like it would on an old radio or victrola. Chris Patterson – Pan, Percussion, Piano, Jerry Navarro – Upright Bass