Get It Together – Press Quotes
"Sola Rosa have come up with a gem of a tune here [Turn Around]... Reminiscent of some of Mr. Scruff's recent work, this is sure to be a killer on the dancefloor"
- Piccadilly Records (UK) (Apr 25, 2009)
"The collaborative unit on this album is totally killer... This is captivating in style and 100% class. **** Stars"
- Philip Keene, Groove Guide (Apr 01, 2009)
"This big sound is impressive... A solid return for Sola Rosa"
- Phil Reed, Real Groove Magazine (May 01, 2009)
"The sheer musical diversity (and channeled energy) here lifts this one well above the pack"
- Graham Reid, Elsewhere (Apr 14, 2009)
"Its hard to find fault with this album (Get It Together)... and if you've got a smidgeon of soul or an element of electronica in your musical being, seek this album out. **** Stars"
- Jeff Neems, Waikato Times (Apr 09, 2009)
"Andrew Spraggon is certainly one "together" dude. The master manipulator behind Sola Rosa can take a rhythmic idea.. and create something that is funky and sensual without overstretching itself. **** Stars"
- Mike Alexander, Sunday Star Times (Apr 12, 2009)
"Sola Rosa needed to produce something special to confirm their point of difference, and they have delivered with this session of solid soul-funk"
- Peter Thornton, Rip It Up (Apr 01, 2009)
"Turn Around - Second single from their new album, Sola Rosa drop a killer funky soul nugget!"
- Fat City Records
"Get it Together is one of those times when all the ingredients, from all over the world, just fit... well... together. Nice. **** Stars"
- Malcom, Bullet Mag
"Get It Together has lived up to its name and brought the bounce back" **** Stars
- Scott Kara, The New Zealand Herald (Mar 14, 2009)
"There is something irresistibly funky about this album... Get It Together is a very cool album, in every possible sense of the word. "
- lukefitzmaurice., music.net.nz
released 02 March 2009
All tracks arranged, recorded, produced and mixed by Andrew Spraggon
All tracks recorded at Red Bull Studio (Auckland NZ) and the Lab
Strings on The Ace Of Space and Bond Is Back recorded at Studio One, Kenneth Myers Centre (NICAI)
Piano on Del Ray and Get It Together recorded at Studio One, Kenneth Myers Centre (NICAI)
Mastered by Bo Kondren at Calyx Mastering, Germany
Serocee appears courtesy of Ambrum Records and Windrushpickney Ltd
Spikey Tee appears courtesy of Chocolate Source
Iva Lamkum appears courtesy of Base Promotions Ltd
Art Photography by Mark Smith
Layout by Tristan O'Shannessy
All tracks published by Native Tongue Publishing
Way Up Recordings
PO Box 68-476