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The Science Of Discontent

by Ashley Reaks and Joe Hakim

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Sven B. Schreiber (sbs) Yeah! Great! Thanks! Hallelujah! I've been desperately hoping for this - another enjoyable collaboration of Ashley Reaks and Joe Hakim, sort of "Cultural Thrift" part two! And to make it even better, the incredible Maria Jardarsdottir is part of the crew again. Hey, wait, there's even more to it - the familiar and highly essential dry sax inserts by Joel Purnell and Dave Kemp are here as well. Really can't wish for more... Favorite track: Sometimes.
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Dead Legends 03:51
Tagged 04:22
Sometimes 03:18
Withernsea 04:22


released July 2, 2018

Joe Hakim - Words, voice
Ashley Reaks - Bass, guitars, keyboards
Maria Jardardottir - Female vocals
Nick Dunne - Guitars
Joel Purnell - Saxes
Dave Kemp - Saxes

Recorded by Dan Mizen at Warehouse Recording Studio in May 2018

Sleeve Art by Graeme Jukes.

All words by Joe Hakim
All music by Ashley Reaks


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Ashley Reaks Harrogate, UK

Genre-hopping musician and collage artist.

"an incomparable talent and a true original, a man who often borders on genius" - Louder Than War (UK)

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