The High – Up and Down

This is a gem of a single featuring beautifully crafted songs with dreamy melodies.  I would say that this is superior to the Box Set Go single but sadly does not have such a memorable title.  Each of the songs on this 12″ single makes an appearance elsewhere in The High back catalogue; Make it Happen appears on the b-side of the More single, Up and Down and Bombay Mix are on the album Somewhere Soon.  Bombay Mix was reworked and for the album and became Dreams of Dinesh, and sadly had guitars and drums swamping out most of the tabla’s. Although the album version has much better vocals and more purposeful guitar parts.  On the sleeve notes to Up and Down it does not mention if it was the master percussionist Pandit Dinesh on the tabla and conga drums.  But I would like to think it was

The High : Up and Down

Up & Down
Make It Happen
Bombay Mix

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