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HAPPY NOTE RECORDS IS PLEASED
TO ANNOUNCE OUR LATEST RELEASE "XMAS VIBE"!




CHARLES XAVIER:
XMAS VIBE PROMO VIDEO






Charles Xavier "Xmas Vibe" by CharlesXavier



Happy Note Records recording artist, Charles Xavier, aka The XMan, is proud to announce the availability of his holiday music "Xmas Vibe" on CD and 5.1 surround-sound DVD.

Defying convention, Xavier's Xmas Vibe is captivatingly jazzy, New Age and trance-like with delicate vocals, electric guitar, piano, vibes, chimes and sampling technology. Xmas Vibe takes the listener on a creatively harmonious and melodious musical journey through a magical winter landscape of style and unusual flair.

Called a "Rara Avis" by the legendary Down Beat Magazine, and a "project is deserving of a wider audience," by JazzTimes.com, Xmas Vibe is an enchanting, avant-garde, mystical, eclectic and original approach to festive, traditional and contemporary Christmas classics.


"Xavier fills his wassail bowl with electronic sounds, samplings, Gary Burton-like abstractions, elements of world-music, quirky allusions to, maybe Gong's vibes player Pierre Moerlen. A dozen carols and holiday favorites drift together as one trippy soundscape. Recommended".

- Frank-John Hadley
Longtime Downbeat critic

"It was a total sensory experience immersing audience members in layers of textured sound, allowing the mind to escape to new realms of serenity".

- Ed Jennings
Music of our Heart Blog

"The moody parts are more about evoking a ruminative state of mind for the tunes, which have pangs of nostalgia and sadness-perhaps not what we like to think of at Christmas, but what more often than not we do think of".

- Michael J. West
Washington City Paper

"Hey, there's bizarro and then there's beautiful bizarre. Charles Xavier's Xmas Vibe (Happy Note) is in the latter category".

- Lamentforastraightline



Email: info@happynoterecords.com