The EP is a small preview of what's to expect on their album that will be launched mid 2009. Talking Loud can be recognized by it's light, feel good Soul combined with more raw Hiphop and Funk/Rock elements. They write and produce all the songs themselves. Facts Promotour Talking Loud band on festivals like Uitmarkt, Purejazz, Crimejazz and showcases for 3fm and Tros Muziekcafe. The EP “Come a little bit closer” gets airplay on radiostations Arrow Jazz, Kink fm and Lijn 5. “What more could I ask for” is released on the soundtrack of “GOAL”.
A Theatreproduction from MC. http://www.mconline.nl The song is also used on the compilation album of online soul/hiphop platform Quality Time. Other artists on this compilation are Bilal(US), Stephanie McKay(US) and from Holland Nicolay, Ivar and Caprice. http://www.qt-online.nl In December 2008 “Very Necessary” is voted as TopTrack 2008 by readers from the international website www.jazzandsoul.eu.
QUOTES: www.jazzandsoul.eu (Belgium): A great EP, well produced, good songwriting and a mature sounding lead vocalist. Dreamy composition, addictive, great rhythm section and vocal lines, beautiful harmony backings. Come a little bit closer carries a steady vibe which makes you want more after the EP ends. - July 1st ‘08 Tros Music Cafe (Dutch National Radio): Talking Loud also known as the promise of the future.
- June 21th ‘08 3FM (Dutch National Radio): What a voice and great guitar skills, wonderful! - April 23th ’08 Review after the pre-show of Meshell Ndegeocello: WWW.GITAARNET.NL on Talking Loud : "a steady rhythm section, a pianist and guitarist who prove themselves both functionally as in solo's and a vocalist with a light brown voice that can compete easily with Joss Stone en Erykah Badu. In other words : we are not worried about these young talents." Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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