Label: Q Magazine - QDANCE 501 • Format: CD Compilation, Partially Mixed • Country: UK • Genre: Electronic • Style: House, Electro, Trance
It exists in several alternate mixes known by different titles, such as "Pacific State" as included on the Quadrastate mini-album that year and "Pacific " as included on the album Ninety. Then Gary Davies heard it in Ibiza and started playing it on daytime Radio 1. A few features made it stand out: the birdsong and the saxophone.
I played the sax part — which is good because I didn't really play saxophone at the time. It's a moot point whether I can play that part properly now.
In retrospective reviews, The Independent reviewed a live concert by State indescribing "Pacific State" as "the song that made a nation chill out. Pacific 707 - Various - Q Essential Dance but insistent beats, a light garnishing of wildlife noises, and a soprano sax threading through it like a viper in the Eden undergrowth.
It was the aural equivalent of throwing a party inside a giant flotation tank. That was State. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved 26 August All Media Guide. Retrieved 25 August Official Charts Company. Retrieved August 25, The Independent. Thermo Kings. Quadrastate Utd. Hidden categories: Articles with hAudio microformats Wikipedia articles needing page number citations from August Namespaces Article Talk. Views Read Edit View history.
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