Sebastian Rochford & Chris Taylor - 'Seven Sisters' [405 Premiere]
Photo by Richard Kaby
Sebastian Rochford from Polar Bear has been a bit of a busy bee lately, collaborating with various artists as part of his Days & Nights At The Takeaway series. The project sees Seb releasing a new single every month this year, and August's release is a collaboration with Chris Taylor of Menlo Park.
It starts off as militant, foot-stomping anthem, but quickly matures into a pretty fresh jazz jam. Put it this way: if you're not dancing by the end and left wanting more, you're pretty much dead inside. The single comes with a remix by John Greswell, and as with the other releases in the series, comes with it's own takeaway menu. What's not to love?
Take a listen via the stream below and find out more about the project here.
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