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NEW CD (EP) “BADAPAPAPAA reloaded” will be released on April 15th, 2016

Almost one year after releasing her debut-album „Badapapapaa“, Angela Puxi is back with her new ep „Badapapapaa Reloaded“ providing fans and dj’s with fresh material. DJ/producer Sinan Mercenk has contributed four elegant remixes, plus there are two previously unreleased songs.

Whoever likes the combination of jazz and elctronic sounds, as well as surprising twists, should take a listen here.

The opening song is called „You Know“. This euphoric modern groove-track, featuring talkbox-virtuoso Simon Novsky, really makes you want to move and gives you the feeling that the next 30 minutes of the ep will fly by. Then Sinan Mercenk’s laid back deep house remixes roll in.

Mercenk’s minimalistic feel for space and time turn out to be the perfect map for putting the original songs, which are well characterized by live-band-sound, into a cool clubby athosphere. As with „Inconvenient“, Angela Puxi’s duet featuring Dennis Legree is a thoughtful but yet positive song about power and powelessness in this world. The original track has reminders of Rare Groove, here it turns into a witty unconventional vocal-house-tune. On „Housing To Jazz“, easy-going beach-house meets The Streets Of San Francisco, and everything is cleverly orchestrated. At the end, the music dives down into a hypnotic „deep sea“-ballad: „Anima“, a subtle poetry about the oneness of soul and universe.

Angela Puxi, co-producer Volker Dorsch a.k.a. Climatic and Sinan Mercenk, they find their inspriration from various musical worlds, and the common thread in „Badapapapaa Reloaded“ is never lost. This many-faceted ep shows how much remix potential there is in Angela Puxi’s songs. It is worthwile, for dramatic compostions’s sake, to listen to it from beginning to end, like a normal album. Typical funk-sounds from the seventies couple with modern club beats, always crafted with juicy details, that always stand far from common fusion cliches.

„I love the power and boldness of her music“ raves Kirk Whalum, a grandmaster of the sax himself, who is wandering between the realms of jazz, soul, pop and whatever you may call it.



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PUXI GOES ROCK – DINO DVORNIKS “PELIN I MED”

A few months ago i was asked if I would like to do a cover version of a song by Dino Dvornik, the Croatian Mick Jagger so to speak, who has sadly left us in 2008. I instantly agreed , and chose a song, that, to me seemed very suitable for saxophone : „Pelin I Med“. Here’s what it sounds like:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aam-Uq4YWl4

Besides myself, other international artists were requested to send in a cover versions as well. This year, a CD compilation with hand-picked versions  is about to appear. My own contribution has been well acclaimed, and is played on croatian radio stations. On top of the CD release, a multi-part TV documentary on the lives of Dino Dvornik is in the making.

In a TV pre-announcement, I get a chance to speak at minute 0:38. Enjoy!

http://djh.hrt.hr/propustili-ste-pogledajte/11521-dino-u-americi-11-11-2014



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BADAPAPAPAA is here

My CD “ANGELA PUXI – BADAPAPAPAA” out in all stores!

Hi there, wherever you are!

Good news:
my band-album “ANGELA PUXI – BADAPAPAPAA” is out in all stores and download-portals.
I am sooooo happy with the result, the hard work was really worth it – it is fresh music, “fresh” jazz.
Get a little impression about my CD by my video (click “subtitle” for the english translation):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PAkBthj5ae8

See you very soon, and all the best!

Angela Puxi