Just Because… it may be the name, again, of this Martin Dupont album coming 35 years after the third one as a Hot Paradox, but if Sleep is a Luxury the band is still awaken forty years after its creation in Marseilles. Once more Alain Seghir classy voice and music are surrounded by women voices impersonated by formers Brigitte Balian and Beverley Jane Crew joined lately by Sandy Casado (Rise and Fall of a Decade, Cube-Like-People).
Atmosphere is filled of synth and loops, firmly hold by Alain’s bass guitar play, enlighted by Beverley’s clarinet or sax, sharpened by Thierry Sintoni’s guitar ((Rise and Fall of a Decade, Cube-Like-People) and conducted by Olli’s machines as the warrant of the typical MD’s sound.
This limited edition will bring to everyone nine songs newly worked out by the band new line-up as standard stereo CD, but also through the SACD part of the release a differently mixed high definition stereo version (DSD) and a special 4.0 multichannel version for those equipped with a SACD player (most of nowadays Blu-ray players are SACD capable as well as some game consoles).
Icing on the cake, this release will see the band on stage again, with gigs booked in Marseilles, Paris, Barcelona, Madrid, Valencia, Belgium and 13 dates in US from May 2023.