Unsigned Project is excited to announce the release of the new EP by Sam Qureshi called Magnetic Lunchbox. The album brings together SamQ’s Nightpatrol for some new Bossa Nova tracks including the new hit single Jessington Place. Check out the video for a taste of what to expect.
Legendary Sax player and Composer of Latin Music SAM QURESHI has recorded this new EP of unique Bossa Nova and Samba grooves… Produced by Abbey Room/Strong Rooms Dave Pemberton…‘’Sam Q’s Nightpatrol are The Beatles of Bossa Nova’’ – Bruce Replogle US Manager/Publicist of John Lennon.
SAM Q’s Nightpatrol based in Manchester have been rocking audiences in the UK and their aura has reached worldwide…Sam Q has played at Ronnie Scotts, Bass Clef and Jazz Café to name a few working alongside Giles Peterson in the 80s to help establish the London Jazz Dance Scene with the cult ‘’The Cavemen’’- Sam Q’s songwriting abilities have captured both musicians and Industry Officials on a global level. Sam Q’s album ‘’Samba of Love’’ signed to Brazilian label Grooveland Music with the follow up ‘’Love Spring Fountains’’ featuring Gibi Dossantos of Sergio Mendes…a further 2 tracks featured on Mo Jazz 2 Compilation on Acid Jazz Records …
Prior to his death some years back the Legendary President/Guru of Blue Note Records in NYC Bruce Lundvall contacted Sam Qureshi to express an interest in his great Jazz /Bossa Nova sound, phoning Guy Hayden at the London Office to arrange a meeting. Verve Guru Scott Morin said about his sound ‘’ interesting concept both as a songwriter and saxophone player’’ – London’s owner of ‘’Straight No Chaser’’ Magazine Paul Bradshaw ‘’Exporting Bossa Nova from Manchester to Brazil’
‘’The Magnetic Lunchbox’’ is highly anticipated not only in the Latin genre but in music generally with tracks that will lead the market place check out the dance floor filler of ‘’Pele’s Groove’’ against the hypnotic alluring vocals of ‘’Jessington Place’’ – a unique and fresh uptake on Bossa Nova and Samba that will satisfy the thirst of the genre itself but also a creative volcano that will breathe a new eclectic life to Bossa Nova!
Credited To Bandcamp – https://samqsnightpatrol.bandcamp.com/album/magnetic-lunchbox