Racing Shiva Records. An American record label by Shahram Shiva.
Racing Shiva 001
Title: RUMI: Lovedrunk - Remastered
Subtitle: 10 Favorite Rumi Songs
Produced by: Olivier Glissant and Shahram Shiva
Release: Reissue 2012
LOVE EVOLVE is Shahram Shiva's latest album of transformative songs. It is a multi-genre CD with mind-altering lyrics by Shahram Shiva.
Blending elements of rock, dance, groove based, ambient, electronic and acoustic with the hypnotic voice of Shahram Shiva, this beautiful and unusual album is an anthem for progressive minds and spirits that yearn to constantly evolve and an empowering experience of love, beauty, freedom, self acceptance, wisdom and joy.
Shahram Shiva began the LOVE EVOLVE project with a very specific vision of a mixed-genre album. LOVE EVOLVE includes 10 songs (5 original lyrics and 5 Rumi songs) and features several musical disciplines, including rock (Control, Love Evolve), acoustic (This is Enlightenment), groove based (Love's Touch, Be Guiltless, Light + Dark = One), dance (No Religion, Dance Universe), hip hop (Go Back to Sleep) and ambient (I Have Come to Shine).
mixed by Danny Blume, Woodstock, NY
3. Be Guiltless
4. No Religion
+ Dark = One
9. Go Back
10. I Have
Come To Shine
RUMI: Lovedrunk is a groundbreaking audio project that features several talented musicians from Persia, Europe, Latin America and the U.S., and includes original compositions by Olivier Glissant and Michael Harrison. It is the most celebrated project on Rumi.
RUMI: Lovedrunk blends the exotic and the meditative with hip grooves and inventive arrangements and the deep, resonant and hypnotic voice of Shiva.
Rumi is the greatest exponent of the ecstatic intoxication of sacred love. Shahram Shiva, award-winning Rumi translator, performer and author, captures the essence of the poet's message through his passionate performances. This union of spoken verse and world music melds magic with love.
This meticulously composed and produced CD is much more than a Spoken Word project and can be listened to both for the beauty and power of Rumis words, as well as for the captivating and inspiring mood of the music and poetic images. It is the uncompromising artistic statement of three diverse and committed artists.
This unique CD has crossover potential and will appeal to many markets including: Pop, World Music, New Age, Spoken Word,Self Help & Healing, Poetry & Rumi Enthusiasts.
3. You Worry
5. I Saw
Goodness Getting Drunk
Got You Now
9. A Time
LOVE EVOLVE is the second album in our planned love-themed trilogy, the first being the celebrated RUMI: Lovedrunk.
RUMI: Lovedrunk is the first album in our planned love-themed trilogy, the second being LOVE EVOLVE.
Shahram Shiva is a performance poet, author, recording artist, teacher of advanced spirituality and an award-winning translator of Rumi. He is known for rich and entrancing concerts and performances and captivating talks and lectures.