Peter Cat Recording Co. - Bismillah
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Based on 4 reviews
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Based on 61 ratings
2019 Ratings: #115
June 7, 2019 / Release Date
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Fairly uninspiring
Peter Cat Recording Co. is a New Delhi-based band, playing songs that span several genres but are most easily categorized as 'easy listening'. Where Suryakant Sawhney sings his Lifafa solo project in (what I presume is) hindi, here we find him crooning in English and sounding like Dean Martin or Frank S. I don't know if I like any of these songs as much as Portrait of a Time, but still this is a very solid collection of songs.
Original Rating: 83

Re-Listen Edit: So if anyone has been wondering where I've been for the last week, a couple of different answers. I've been:
1) Busy as fuh with school
2) On the verge of a mental breakdown
3) Celebrating my birthday
4) Re-listening to some of the lower albums on my "Soon to be My Top 50" List

I wanted to start with this one as I was in a good mood the first time I gave this a shot. I was hope it would be hitting different when I wasn't doing so great, and IT ... read more
New Delhi-based band newest effortlessly delivers sumptuous grooves and seductive vocals thanks to its charismatic vocalist Suryakant Sawhney with a familiar sound so deeply rooted in soul, blues and disco that takes you to a different era and time. Let's grab some dancing shoes and slow dance the night away.
I've loved this for an incredibly long time and it just keeps growing on me the more and more I listen to it. I first found out about this through the Lifafa project the lead singer is in, but this is the album (between this and Jaago) that struck me as being a lot more timeless and fantastic, between all of the great grooves and unique soundscapes.
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Track List

  1. Where the Money Flows
  2. Floated By
  3. Soulless Friends
  4. Vishnu <3
  5. Memory Box
  6. Freezing
  7. Heera
  8. I'm This
  9. Remain in Me
  10. Shit I'm Dreaming
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Added on: March 21, 2019