“After As Is Now I thought the time was right to make the sort of record I wanted to make” says Paul Weller of the creative process which led to his extraordinary ninth solo album 22 Dreams.
“Instead of worrying about anyone else, I wanted to really push the boat out. I think the result is going to surprise a few people.”
Recorded over the course of a year at Black Barn Studio’s in Woking, 22 Dreams will do more than that. A kaleidoscopic tour de force incorporating rock, funk, soul, free jazz, krautrock, classical, spoken word, electronica...