Release Date: Feb 11, 2014
Record label: Penguin Cafe
Genre(s): Folk, New Age, Pop/Rock, Neo-Classical
The story behind Penguin Cafe Orchestra is always one worth retelling. In 1972, Simon Jeffes experienced a sort of recurring hallucinogenic dream caused by food poisoning. The dream was about a lifeless concrete building containing equally lifeless inhabitants. “The scene was for me one of ordered desolation,” he said.