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Pursuit of HappinessAstronomy Class

$20.00

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Release Date: 1 May 2009
SKU: ACE046

Marking 
the International 
Year 
Of 
Astronomy with 
style: 
hip 
hop 
group
 Astronomy 
Class release 
their 
second 
album, Pursuit 
Of 
Happiness through
 Elefant 
Traks.

The 
album
 sees 
producers Sir 
Robbo and Chasm build 
on 
their 
signature
 reggae‐blessed 
hip‐hop, 
brought 
to 
life
 so
 magically
 on 
their 
2006 
debut, 
Exit
 Strategy, 
while 
dipping 
deeper 
into 
the 
sweet 
soul 
of 
Motown’s yesteryear.
 


Ozi 
Batla makes 
a 
welcome 
return 
to 
the 
mic, 
brimming 
with 
confidence
 following 
The 
Herd’s 
AIR and J 
Award winning, ARIA 
top 
ten album,
 Summerland. 
He 
delivers 
his 
own 
lyrical 
stamp 
on 
the 
trials 
and 
tribulations 
of
 modern 
life, 
crafting 
a 
sharp‐witted 
and 
layered 
listen.
 


John 
Maddox (bass) 
and 
The 
Tongue extend
 their 
impressive 
live 
skills 
to 
the
 new 
record 
while Vida‐Sunshyne; Diafrix; Kween 
G 
(KillaQueenz); 
and 
blues
 & 
roots 
charmer Ash 
Grunwald lend 
their 
vocals 
generously. 
Mike 
Burnham
 (The 
Heliocentrics) returns 
to 
the 
boards, 
colouring 
the 
sound 
with 
his
 analogue 
recording 
and 
mixing 
techniques.