TJ Rehmi\’s Warm Chill

London, England –  British musician TJ Rehmi has a new recording on the
Dharma Moon label entitled The
Warm Chill
. It is his  fifth full-length album, an innovative
blend of electronic beats and South Asian melodies, fused with ambient guitar
sounds. 

Rehmi is an accomplished musician, composer and producer from Birmingham,
England, who began his career playing with local Jazz and Reggae bands. As the Bhangra scene began to build momentum in the mid 1980s, TJ was in the mix,
touring with such influential UK Bhangra bands as A.S. Kang, Pardesi,
Achanak, Azaad and Chirag Pechan, in addition to studio production and
session work with many top acts.In the 1990s, TJ began writing and producing
his own music to round out his performing career. TJ’s first E.P., The
Fusionist,
came out on Nation rRcords in 1996. His distinctive use of drum &
bass beats mixed with his unique style brought about a following in Europe
that lead to the release of his second EP, Skrutinizer, in 1997, followed by
four albums on Nation and Shakti Records. TJ also started remixing songs for
such labels as Real Records, Urgent Records, OSA and Six Degrees. Tracks
from his albums have appeared on numerous compilations including the Asian
Chill
(Manteca) and VIP Lounge (George V Records) CDs.

Author: Angel Romero

Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.

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