Ever since the release of Capsicum Records LLC's
inaugural "Reggae-In-Fusion Album #1", recording artist-writer-producer-arranger Sal Anthony
has been steadily building momentum among fans of his
creative mix of Americana, rockabilly, and blue-eyed soul with Caribbean rhythms.
remake of the James Otto hit "Just Got Started" built an indestructible bridge between the fans of those genres in the U.S., Jamaica and worldwide.
new single, " Talkin' To The Wall" adds the flavors of yet two more genres to the crossover mix, pop-funk and smooth jazz.
Penned by Anthony
CEO and Director of A&R Roger Meltzer
and his mentor at Philadelphia International Records, Bruce Hawes, and produced by Meltzer and Osborne "Ifield" Joseph, the track again features the incomparable Derrick Barnett on bass, plus the grainy wail of Elan Trotman on tenor sax.
recently signed a non-exclusive music licensing deal with Munchkin Studios
, who represent various music libraries, and provide comprehensive music services for film and network productions, including NBC
, Warner Brothers
as well as for background music supplier Muzak
The deal was then expanded to include four other Anthony-Meltzer titles from the inaugural " Fusion Album #1": "No Better Than I" recorded by Sledge, "Exactly" and "If You Really Wanna Know" recorded by Anthony
, and finally a reggae cover of "Life's Too Short" recorded by Mayyah Stuart' and which Anthony
and Meltzer co-penned with guitar wizard George Zeigler.
Meanwhile, earlier releases by Sal
continue to get the attention of broadcasters.
Tune into Rick Mizuno's "Indies in Motion" live show on GVB-Radio (Ch1 at www.gvbradio.com), at 1pm PST on Monday, April 2, 2012, to hear him play Sal Anthony's "If You Really Wanna Know".
The Capsicum Production Team Working with Sal Anthony