Four Floors Up was released in 2009and is a groove/lounge album by Acoustic Alchemy’s Fred White, the talented keyboardist who has played beautifully and effortlessly with the Grammy-Nominated UK ensemble for nine years and counting as well as co-writing some of the group’s tunes. But few know that the youngest member of the band has spent the past recent years composing and producing as his musical alter ego, Balam. The debut, 4 FLOORS UP, is a stunningly hip adventure that incorporates groove, vocals, horns as well as style and photography. Balam has created a lifestyle musical movement that takes a deep breath and exhales rhythm, mystery and beauty. 4 FLOORS UP is everything cool about Chill, Lounge, Electronica and Jazz. It’s exciting, adventurous and relaxing all at the same time. Balam has lift… 4 FLOORS UP is a cleverly planned collection of works including 13 intriguing tracks that blend deliciously into each other for the entire 50-minute excursion.
Physical copies have sold out but it’s available on iTunes