Sun Choir is a full-length album written for and featuring the children of the Light of Love Children’s Home by Edinburgh based art-pop collective, MARRAM.
Sun Choir features contributions from Jarvis Cocker, doseone (Anticon), Owen Pallett (Arcade Fire), White Hinterland and Scottish folk singer Margaret Bennett, alongside specially composed lyrics by Scottish writers and poets, including Irvine Welsh, Alexander McCall Smith, Valerie Gillies, and Tom Leonard.
The 'Sagrada Familia' of post-rave art pop, Sun Choir is an explosive and maximalist mesh of choirs, orchestras and drums featuring more than 1000 voices, musicians, and singers from around the world.
The album will be released as digital download and a limited edition CD from January 20th 2014.
"Gorgeous, adventurous, and downright pleasurable"
"Brilliant - a real achievement"
"Stellar guests...highly ambitious and original stuff"
"Modernistic, grand, complex, theatrical, colourful and symphonic"
"an album of almost holistic electronica"