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Sunday, 19 October 2014

NEW MUSIC FROM JON ANDERSON AND MATT MALLEY

This remarkable song is the result of a peculiarly 21st Century collaboration between two legendary artists: Matt Malley, perhaps best known for his work with Counting Crows, and Jon Anderson, perhaps best known as  the singer with Yes.  The peculiar thing about this collaboration is that,  although it sounds for all the world as if the two artists got together late  one night and composed it around the piano, it didn't happen like that at all.  In fact, Matt Malley sent the instrumental to Jon Anderson over the  internet and the collaboration went from there.  Peculiarly, they hadn't  even met in the flesh by the time the record was finished.  This is a  charity, download only single, which is released on iTunes on 19th October.

For more details read issue 100 of the Gonzo Weekly magazine

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/family-circle-single/id911786898

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