Los Angeles, CA, March 08, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- The Smell Of Incense is an E.P. release that includes three original mixes and three remixes of the original song lyrics written by Aimee Jacobs. Aimee is known for her keyboard and back up vocals in the band The Burning Of Rome. The band won San Diego Best Rock Band in 2010 at the San Diego Music Awards (SDMA). And has toured the western region of the United States, performing at South by South West and other premier venues across the west. The Smell of Incense marks Aimee Jacobs first independent release of her original song writing and featured vocals.
Clutch Thompson, a hip-hop producer and rapper known for his work with Cloth Records produced the original composition. A trip hop beat that compliments Aimee’s melodic vocals. The synergy of two different musical backgrounds formed the basis for Aimee Jacobs to write and record the original song in 2009. The Smell Of incense is what happened when Rock met Hip Hop.
Teo Skylark brought another genre to the table with his background in Electronic Dance Music and produced the House and Drum & Bass remixes of the original composition. Teo Skylark didn’t stop there and brought in several other producers to contribute towards the project. In the end narrowing it down to three additional contributors.
DJ Merit, a House DJ known for his work with the To Be Continued Collective, The Wicked Sound System and Funky Tekno Tribe produced the Down Tempo remix of the project bringing a dub step sound to the project before it was considered dub step.
Drew Ostrowski, an upcoming producer and DJ produced an entirely original composition that is an Electro Dance version of the Song.
Jason Serrano, veteran producer and sound engineer with Skylark Recordings known for numerous releases with Skylark Recordings produced an entirely original progressive House version of the song.
The Smell Of Incense project brings together a very diverse group of artists and musicians converging a multitude of genres and musical backgrounds. Aimee’s artistry cannot be defined by one particular genre, which is why the Smell Of Incense crosses over several and was the largest project Skylark Recordings has produced in the labels ten-year history. Taking three years to produce and spanning over 700 miles the label celebrates the addition of many new talented artists and looks forward to developing further releases of Aimee Jacobs’s original music and song writing.
There will be further information in the upcoming weeks regarding this release.