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LISTEN: Amateur Best & Chilly Gonzales
Laurie Tuffrey , June 7th, 2013 08:25

Gonzales leads his pianistic mastery to a new recording of Amateur Best's album opener

Earlier this year, Amateur Best, aka London-based pop man Joe Flory, released his debut album No Thrills via Double Denim Records, following a series of comics and 7" single dual releases on the album.

Now he's enlisted Chilly Gonzales, fresh from his turn on Daft Punk's Random Access Memories, to tickle the ivories on a piano and vocal-only version of No Thrills opener 'Ready For The Good Life', and we've got a first spin of the collaboration - wrap your ears around it below:

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