Santa Maradona F.C. are an anonymous collective of globe-trotting musicians and producers who work across a spate of disciplines and have decided to work incognito on this project. Is it true? It is just hype? And what’s with the Maradona reference? Who knows. But what we can tell you is that SMFC’s “Give Me Sunshine” hits on October 12 and the song is well on its way to the top of the charts.
Mandolini (pictured), who has released tracks on esteemed labels such as Snatch! Records, Defected, OFF Recordings and Terminal M, keeps the tempo at a rolling boil over seven delicious minutes and knows exactly what to do with singer Lucy Spraggan’s voice.
It’s Friday. Crank this bad boy up and don’t think too much about it.