Retro-soul funkster Mayer Hawthorne, aka Andrew Mayer Cohen, has recorded an EP of covers entitled Impressions.
The collection includes songs from Electric Light Orchestra, Jon Brion, The Isley Brothers and Chromeo – all tracks that Mayer Hawthorne and The County have been playing in their live set.
ELO’s ‘Mr. Blue Sky’ was recorded in one live take, in a makeshift tent at a Belgian festival. Check out the video of the session, it’ll brighten up your day.
1. Work To Do
2. Don’t Turn The Lights On
3. You’ve Got The Makings Of A Lover
4. Fantasy Girl
5. Little Person
6. Mr. Blue Sky