Elvis Bossa Nova! began as an experiment. The idea was to re-imagine classic Elvis tunes with an eclectic instrumentation, and an interesting mix of musical personalities. It's is a Toronto instrumental band playing the hits of the king, all twisted up and turned upside down.
Immediate download of 8-track album in your choice of 320k mp3, FLAC, or just about any other format you could possibly desire.
"★★★★ (out of four). What Elvis Bossa Nova! has done is transform material made famous by rock ‘n' roll's greatest hero into something daring again... Thank you, Elvis Boss Nova, thank you very much."
– Brad Wheeler, The Globe & Mail, Canada's National Newspaper
"A fluid, eclectic and insanely fun reimagining of Elvis standards... Very, very impressive."
– Jian Ghomeshi, Q, CBC Radio One
released January 8, 2010
James Robertson - guitar
Michael Davidson - vibraphone
Brian Kobayakawa - bass
Roman Tomé - percussion
Jake Oelrichs - drums
Engineered, mixed and mastered by Sam Ibbett at The Cantebury Music Company, Toronto, ON except Blue Moon, recorded by Jesse Laine and mixed by Dean Drouillard.