Our final day of our #AlbumsByWomen campaign and we have been blown away by the overwhelming response. Today we have Greg Wilson, 2 x Laurens from L&L&L Record Club, Daddy Ad from Trojan Sound, Joe Boyd, CAS hosts and more...
Four compositions created by layering tape loops of differing lengths, and was designed to be continuously looped as a sound installation, with the intent of defusing the tense, anxious atmosphere of an airport terminal.
The album marked a significant reduction in the reggae influences that were a part of the band's first four records, instead featuring production-heavy textures and liberal use of synthesizers that, at times, drove entire songs.
An eclectic and well-implemented array of live musical influences and the raw resonance of the production define 'Smokers Delight', marking it out as an album that rises above the too often bleep-orientated ambience of the leftfield movement