Chad Valley is the solo project of Hugo Manuel the frontman of UK electro outfit Jonquil. Hugo delivers a powerful delectable solo effort capturing a long sort after Balearic bliss. Track ‘Up & Down‘ is bathed in sunshine, steel drums and a spacious soundscape that effortless expands and traps you inside. Manuel’s vocals sifts through the space, adding definition to the perfect ensemble of beats. ‘Up & Down‘ is available to download via Pitchfork who also has some nice things to say about the lad.