Forget prescription pharmaceuticals, if you're suffering from sleepless nights then Voyageur is sure to be the perfect antidote.
Actually, to term such nauseatingly atmospheric sound surges "chill-out" friendly music is probably unfair. Adrift in a stagnant sea of saccharine ambient ebbs and all too familiar break beat lite - and even faux orchestral - flows Voyageur can't escape coming across as an exercise in psycho-acoustic feng shui. "Incognito" attempts to marry a muted stadium rock flair to a tribal rhythm, while "Boum Boum" is simply let down by a truly crap lyric - "My Heart goes boum boum boum every time I think of you" just doesn't warrant repeated listening.
At least "Page of Cups" and "In the Shadow, in the Light" float down more familiar "new age" territory, cooking up a cross-cultural melting pot of sorts that almost taps into the same evocative flavour as Neneh Cherry and Youssou N'Dour's "7 Seconds".
For the rest the seamless preponderance of cheese-soaked hi-NRG keyboard swathes ("Look of Today") and self-consciously vaporous rhythms ("Total Eclipse of the Moon", "The Piano") make it difficult to imagine even the aromatherapy bath and sandalwood incense stick set listening for very long.
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