SURRENDER

by Jeff Oster

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    WINNER! The 2011 ZMR Album of the Year!

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    WINNER! The 2011 ZMR Album of the Year!

    Now, as you go ahead and add SURRENDER to your collection, you'll receive two BONUS TRACK downloads not available on the CD, plus a full color poster along with the music in a very cool Eco-Wallet (we've gone green!!!) .

    There are some very special secret surprises included in this package, and we KNOW you just won't sleep a wink until you find out what they are, right???

    So go ahead and discover them now!

    As you listen, imagine...

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    Includes immediate download of 13-track album in the high-quality format of your choice (MP3, FLAC, and more), plus unlimited mobile access using the free Bandcamp listening app.
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  • Immediate download of 13-track album in the high-quality format of your choice (MP3, FLAC, and more), plus unlimited mobile access using the free Bandcamp listening app.

    Plus, there are TWO DIGITAL ONLY BONUS tracks that will be included in all orders! Sweeet!

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***** WINNER *****

8th Annual ZMR Music Awards

Album of the Year

Best Chill/Groove Album
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SURRENDER is Jeff Oster's fourth studio album.

Think Miles meets Enigma...

As one of the few trumpet/flugelhorn artists working in ambient terrain, Jeff Oster draws from a rich background of classically trained, jazz tinged horn study, mixed with contemporary electronica and loop based electro-orchestral bed tracks.

He began playing trumpet at the age of eight. After years of study in classical and jazz he moved to L.A. in 1979 to pursue a career full time in music. Honing his live performance skills in Las Vegas and Lake Tahoe, and Atlantic City, and working the LA club scene for decades, Jeff has developed a presence in live performance that has to be seen (and heard) to be believed.

Jeff soon began working with producer Will Ackerman, Grammy winning guitarist and founder of Windham Hill Records. Together they have recorded two albums, RELEASED and TRUE. Both albums have been voted by broadcasters worldwide as Album of the Year, both have reached #1 on Echoes, the nationally syndicated NPR radio program. Jeff's songs have won Best New Age Song at the 2006 and 2008 Independent Music Awards, and the music continues to receive airplay on XM/Sirius, Music Choice and many other programs worldwide.

Contributors to Jeff's recordings have included Bruce Swedien, legendary mixing engineer of Michael Jackson's Thriller, Steely Dan's drummer Keith Carlock, Grammy nominated artists Philip Aaberg, Eugene Friesen, Michael Manring, and many other fine artists.

He is joined on SURRENDER by producer and engineering master Bryan Carrigan. Bryan co-produced SURRENDER and co-wrote eight of the songs on this album.

Bryan is a producer, engineer, synth programmer, sound designer and composer of electronic music. His career has spanned the gamut of genres working within the record and film industries, lending his skills to hundreds of projects including Tropic Thunder, Marley and Me, Charlie's Angels 2, The 40 Year Old Virgin as well as music legends Aerosmith, No Doubt and Seal.

He is releasing several albums of original electronic music this year.

www.bryancarrigan.com
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Also appearing on five of the songs on SURRENDER is singer and multi-instrumentalist Diane Arkenstone.

Diane wrote her first song at the age of three and picked up her first guitar at the age of seven.

Her album, "Jewel in the Sun," debuted at No. 16 on Billboard’s New Age charts when it was released in October 2002, peaking at number 11. In 2005, her album, The Best of Diane, went No. 1 on the New Age radio charts. In all, she’s worked on more than 45 albums, producing 28 under her own label, Neo Pacifica.

Diane’s music embraces many styles, from Celtic, Trance, World and Native American, to techno, rock and folk.

Look for a new album from Diane early next year.

www.dianearkenstone.com

credits

released 16 August 2011
Mixed by Bryan Carrigan

Produced by Bryan Carrigan and Jeff Oster

Mastered by Steve Hall at Future Disc Mastering

© 2011 Retso Records
℗ 2011 Retso Records

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Jeff Oster Alameda, California

Jeff is one of the few trumpet/flugelhorn artists working in ambient terrain. His music will take you through chilled and dramatic soundscapes, led by the silken sound of his horn.

Three of his albums, "RELEASED", "TRUE" and "SURRENDER" have been voted as ZMR Album of the Year by broadcasters worldwide, and his live shows are experiences in sound and light that are not soon forgotten.
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