New Dance Release 'Shiok Waves' by CC Sound Factory Transcends Stylistic Barrier

A hybrid cross genre single turning a lot of ears.

Posted by Michael Bordash on Thu Mar 29, 2007

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Causing a stir in the contemporary dance scene, CC Sound Factory has been described as a cross between Bjork and Moby. At times heady and at times exuberantly head-nodding, CC's propelling percussive rhythms drive you through a myriad of sonic textures. Currently enjoying airplay on the Magma Fm Syndication Dance Radio Show in Italy, CC has also been featured on the "She Grooves Radio Hour" Show in NY on 88.9 fm and Unsigned Music Mag's "The Best of...Indie Radio Show. Winner of the ‘Best Music Video’ category at the international European Video-Art Festival, ‘DigiFestival’ in Italy, ‘So Shiok’ emerged tops over 80 international entries. CC's track "So Shiok" has been selected to be included in the TuneTank compilation, “MMC10 Dance 2006" CD, as well as the "ADE '06 Dance Express"(Amsterdam) CD, showcases of "the finest emerging dance/electro artists from all over the world". Recently “Breathless” has also been handpicked to be included in the New Music Series 2007.

In “Shiok Waves 1” CC Sound Factory has whipped up a sound that’s both intense and absolutely overflowing with heady ideals and conceptual touches. Uplifting melodies, captivating bass lines and adventurous arrangements, the “trailblazing genre-bending material is beyond easy comparison but dances on the brain's palette uncontrollably...". Compressed into pretty crushing grooves it’s neatly complemented with edgy other-worldly cyber vocals. You can download the single here.

"Shiok Waves"
Artist: CC Sound Factory
Format: Download Single
Label: Sonic Vogue
Released: March 25, 2007
Our Rating: (4.5/5)
1. So Shiok (Club Mix)
2. So Shiok (Club Dub)
3. So Shiok (Original Mix)
4. So Shiok (DJ Saiba Remix)
5. So Shiok (DJ Saiba Remix Dub)
6. So Shiok (Acapella)
7. Breathless (Original Mix)
8. Breathless (Dub Mix)

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· Download CC Sound Factory - "Shiok Waves 1"

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