Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Exodus Quartet – Perfect Vibe EP (1992)

Exodus Quartet – Perfect Vibe EP
Label: Exodus Soundsystem
Catalog#: EX 319
Format: Vinyl, 12", EP
Country: US
Released: 1992
Genre: Electronic, Jazz
Style: Acid Jazz

Formed in 1991 by Eric Hilton and Fari Ali, Exodus Quartet sought to recreate the sound of Washington, DC's Exodus acid jazz club. Their only album, 1996's Way Out There, featured many guest musicians and was released following a plethora of compilation appearances. Hilton went on to co-found Thievery Corporation.

A1 Perfect Vibe (Maceo Version)
A2 Perfect Vibe (MJQ Version)
A3 Perfect Beats
A4 What Beats?
B1 Funk What? (Jive Organ Version)
B2 Trance Jazz (7:00 AM Version)
B3 Rare And Groovy (Afterthought Version)

* Executive Producer – Farid Ali
* Flute – Jim Sivard
* Organ – George Mitchell
* Producer – Eric Hilton, George Mitchell
* Saxophone – Ray Gaskins
* Vibraphone, Organ – David Bach
* Vocals – Hutchy (tracks: B1 to B3), DJ Lofty Love* (tracks: B1 to B3)