In the late 1970s Quiet Storm began as a late-night radio format, featuring soulful slow jams. Now included in the genre is music with a Hip-Hop infusion, commonly known as Neo Soul. More current artists with a “Quiet Storm” influence include John Legend, D’Angelo, Maxwell, India Arie, Jill Scott, Lauryn Hill, Erykah Badu etc. Today, Quiet Storm is a broad term given to an array of mellow, slow-groove contemporary R&B, organic Soul music with Smooth Jazz offerings.
Keyboardist / Composer Scott Gorham who’s credits include sharing the stage with R&B titan Luther Vandross amongst others, offers this rich collection of smooth organic slow jams .Tight analog tube recording of drummer Danny Barragan (Frankie J) and renown bassist Josquin des Pres define the groove while Gorham fashions intricate chords progressions and melodies. Other instruments include a multitude of keyboards, guitars, flute and sax. In addition, these 12 construction kits contain multi-track drum parts for those looking to dive a little deeper into the mix.
If you’re a producer, artist, music supervisor, songwriter, or DJ looking for unique retro-organic music loops, then look no further than Quiet Storm.
– 12 Construction Kits: All kits recorded in tempos ranging from 60bpm to 120bpm.