|1.||"To Believe" (feat Moses Sumney)|
|2.||"A Caged Bird/Imitations Of Life" (feat Roots Manuva)|
|4.||"Wait For Now/Leave The World" (feat Tawiah)|
|5.||"The Workers Of Art"|
|6.||"Zero One/This Fantasy" (feat Grey Reverend)|
|7.||"A Promise" (feat Heidi Vogel)|
Given the rise in popularity in new school jazz in recent years, it seems a fitting time to welcome back Ninja Tune stalwarts The Cinematic Orchestra. "To Believe" is not only their first album in some seven years, but also one of their strongest releases to date. Opening with the poignant neo-classical/soul fusion "To Believe", the set sees Jason Swinscoe and company attractively saunter between jazz-electronica fusion (Roots Manuva collaboration ("A Caged Bird/Imitations Of Life"), pastoral jazz epics (the sunset ready epic that is "Lessons"), gentle downtempo songs ("Wait For Now/Leave The World"), ambient jazz ("The Workers Of Art") and slowly unfurling dancefloor workouts (killer closing cut "A Promise"). In a word: stunning.
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