The Shuffle Demons are excited to release their 9th album, "crazy time." The first Shuffle Demons studio album in 7 years, 'Crazy Time' includes 10 original Shuffle Demons songs, 7 instrumental and 3 vocal. The album also introduces Shuffle Demons Matt Lagan on tenor sax and Mike Downes on bass as well as Demons regulars Kelly Jefferson on sax, Stich Wynston on drums and Richard Underhill on sax and vocals. Original Demons Mike Murley on tenor sax and Jim Vivian on base make an appearance of 5 songs in celebration of the band's 35 anniversary.
This is a dynamic new album that features in from the outside writing, virtuosic playing and the classic and unique Shuffle Demons sound. credits released November 5, 2019
© P 2020 SHUFFLE DEMON PRODUCTIONS. ALL SONGS SOCAN/MAPL MADE IN CANADA ALL RIGHTS RESERVED THIS RECORDING WAS MADE POSSIBLE WITH THE GENEROUS ASSISTANCE OF FACTOR AND THE TORONTO ARTS COUNCIL
Richard Underhill alto and bari saxophones, lead vocals Stich Wynston drums, percussion and bg vocals Kelly Jefferson tenor sax, bg vocals Matt Lagan tenor sax on tracks 1,2,3,4, 7 and bg vocals Mike Downes bass on tracks 1,2,3,4 7 and bg vocals Mike Murley tenor sax on tracks 5, 6, 8, 9, 10 Jim Vivian bass on tracks 5,6,8,9,10
All songs composed and arranged by Richard Underhill & published by Wild Moose Publishing (SOCAN) with the exception of “Even Demons Get the Blues” composed and arranged by Kelly Jefferson (SOCAN) and “Have a Good One” composed and arranged by Underhill/St-Laurent/Milligan/Smith (SOCAN)
Recorded and engineered by Jeremy Darby and Julian Decorte at Canterbury Music.Company, Toronto Produced, mixed and mastered by Jono Grant at Victory Drive Music, Toronto. Photos and butterfly collage by Richard Underhill. Cover layout by Richard Boudreau
Many thanks to the kind folks at FACTOR and the Toronto Arts Council for their support of this recording project. Thanks to Jeremy and Julian at Canterbury and Jono at Victory Drive for making the recording process as easy as possible and producing great results! Thanks to all of you for supporting Canadian music! We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada and Canada’s private radio broadcasters. Nous reconnaissons l’appui finacier du gouvernement du Canada et des radiodiffuseurs privé du Canada.