PRLog - Nov. 23, 2010 - Blending elements of Jazz Fusion, soft rythmic loops under warm, ambient, swirly synth pads and acoustic sounds, the Best Life EP released in October of 2010 has been well received by fans. As one Amazon fan wrote:
Ambient Tree - Best Life
" Ambient Tree's "Best Life" gives Ambient /New Age music a new spin with Rich textures and funky beats.The music is uplifting and creates moods that make you feel good. "Best Life" is a must have for all fans of creative music.
Ambient Tree is the brainchild of composer, singer songwriter, bassist Anthony Wayne Isabel a.k.a.Tony Isabel. Born in a town known for great musicians: Memphis, Tenn. He began his career with an appearance at the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland as bassist with a college jazz ensemble (UTC). After attending Belmont College in Nashville, Tenn. he was the bassist and backup singer for such acts as Jerry Lee Lewis, Boots Randolph, and Chuck Berry as well as the bassist and lead singer for a number of working top 40 club bands.
After a move to Los Angeles, Tony worked as Music Director for a number of cruise lines, primarily Princess Cruises (The Love Boat). He then was the lead singer for the group "Phase Three" at a well known Los Angeles night club (Monty's Steak House). In addition, he started his own music company and scored a number of broadcast commercials for the likes of BMW, MAZDA and MAGIC MOUNTAIN. This culminated with a short film project for DREAMWORKS. (All The men In My Little girls life) Tony composed, produced, and sang the song for the closing credits of the film (Rock My Baby) as well as having scored the Introduction for the film.
He has also had brief appearances in television and film projects such as Rodney Dangerfield's "Meet Wally Sparks". "The Martin Short Show" and "Ally McBeal"
Currently working on his first release as a singer,"Songs From the Big Boat", a preview of which is available for free download at :
Tony was a bit surprised at the popularity Best Life has achieved. As he put it,
" A nameless executive from a large New York based video company called and inquired about licensing some ambient tracks from my library, I said "What ambient tracks" and the rest is history".
Best Life EP is available as a digital download only from Itunes, Emusic and Amazon as well as a host of other sites offering legal, paid downloads distributed by Rhombus Records. A CD version will be released early 2011. The release can be previewed at:
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Rhombus Records was formed in 1986 by Thom Teresi to release his own music. Since then, Rhombus Records has released over 200 CDs including Thom Teresi "Earth Tones", "Street Smart", & "Live", Lorraine Feather "New York City Drag", Americana projects by Donald Rubinstein & Charlie Taylor, Mark Winkler "Sings Bobby Troup", and three projects by Nicky D., as well as distributing Jazzbridge Music (Tom Schuman of Spyro Gyra) and legendary Jazz Guitarist Larry Coryell “Laid Back & Blues” recorded live at the Sky Church in Seattle. Visit: http://www.rhombus-