Jive Ass Sleepers is the music of California artist Stuart Moore -- a keyboardist, composer, and producer. His unique Jazz- and Funk-infused music is heard on A&E's "The Jacksons - A Family Dynasty," MTV's "Cribs" and "16 and Pregnant;" HBO's documentary "Real Sex," PBS's "Wired Science," and "The Christmas Lights" DVD. Jive Ass Sleepers creates stellar music in World, House, Orchestral, Chill-Out, Retro, and Latin genres. With a degree from the University of Sheffield in England and 1,100 grooving tracks online, Jive Ass Sleepers will add panache to your projects.
Beautiful, Jazzy music for the holidays -- Jive Ass Sleepers' "Christ Was Born on Christmas Day" won our November Editor's Pick Award! Sweet music for holiday films and commercials showing families shopping, wrapping presents, celebrating the season, or on their way to Grandma's House.
Stuart Moore started writing music in 2001, and quickly developed his own funky, laid back sound as part of the short lived Funk/Soul/Rock band Sugar Brown. He later went solo, developing his own unique sound of hip Jazz-infused Dance music. After graduating in 2003 from the University of Sheffield in England, he was soon a professionally performing musician. Over the past two years, Jive Ass Sleepers has released four albums -- "Gettin Down To Business," "New Jazz Galaxy," "Scratch," and "Funk Factor."
A cool, swinging, laidback Jazz version of this well known Christmas carol arranged for piano, guitar, bass and drums. This track will add holiday cheer to any production, visual, commercial, website, media or film project. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Jazz Ens.
A swinging jazz arrangement of the well known christmas tune 'hark the herald angels sing.' Features Piano, Upright Bass, Drums and Vibraphone solo. The perfect sophisticated, cool track for any christmas project. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Jazz Ens.
(NOVEMBER 2015) Tis the Season for a Jazzy Charlie Brown-style Christmas track -- and "Christ Was Born on Christmas Day" was just awarded our November Editor's Choice Award. Supremely upbeat and jazzy -- the perfect music for holiday films, commercials and joyful family reunions.Jazz quartet performing a swinging, upbeat version of this traditional Christmas song. Features Piano, Guitar, Upright Bass and Drums. Sweet jazzy & joyful, warm loving and festive. For happy couples dancing, families readying Christmas dinner, wrapping gifts, entertaining & enjoying the holidays, Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Jazz Ens.
Relaxed Pop ballad with a strong Beatles/John Lennon influence. Starts with mellotron flutes and an old piano before a full band kicks in adding guitar, strings, bass and drums. Has reflective moments and an uplifting end to each chorus. Similar to The Beatles single from Anthology, Real Love. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Beatles
Influenced by Daft Punk and Chic with that classic Disco revival sound featuring Nile Rodgers style scratchy funk guitar, robotic synths and an uplifting dance groove. Fresh, sexy, cool and carefree. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Daft Punk
Happy-go-lucky, swinging, Broadway style big band Jazz. Romantic and upbeat with punchy brass, melody on soprano sax and trumpet and rhythm section of drums, bass and guitar. Great for theatrical productions, romantic comedies, commercials, nostalgic moments and 30s-60s period drama tv and film. Instrumental, Jazz, Swing Big Band
Glorious and victorious, the perfect substitute for the Chariots of Fire theme by Vangelis. Orchestral with hints of electronica this track is perfect for sports victories, acts of heroism, breakthroughs and achievements in business, inspiring stories and ceremonies. Instrumental, Dramatic, Regal Electro-Orchestral
70s cop show and blaxploitation movie Funk with wah-wah guitar, horns, strings, piano, drums and bass. Upbeat, tense and cool with that classic retro action packed vibe. Instrumental, Action, Theme RnB Retro Kitsch
Light, hypnotic and mystical downtempo track with atmospheric electric piano and haunting synth leading to a more dramatic B section with soaring violins and powerful chord changes. Great for films, documentaries, corporate projects, time-lapses and TV dramas. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Dim the lights and practice the art of seduction with this laidback seventies style Barry White soul track. Hypnotic and funky with a cool beat, sophisticated strings and wah guitar. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Barry White
Smooth, sexy, sleazy, 70s Slow Jam perfect for cheap seduction scenes in blaxploitation films. Features wah wah guitar, strings, deep and dirty baritone sax, electric piano, bass and drums. Instrumental, RnB, Quiet Storm
A swing jazz version of the christmas classic 'jingle bells.' A cool, upbeat, fun track to enhance any christmas related project. Featuring Piano, Tenor Sax, Guitar, Upright Bass and Drums. 140 bpm. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Jazz Ens.
A driving, swinging modern jazz track influenced by Lalo Schifrin's Mission Impossible theme. Features Flute, Vibraphone, Piano, Upright Bass and Drums. Great for action, adventure, commercials, documentaries, live applications or any project in need of some dynamic, cool, sophisticated jazz. Instrumental, Jazz, Swing Ensembles
Bright, uplifting fingerpicked acoustic guitar with handclaps, piano, tambourine and pizzicato strings. Perfect for commercials, corporate and promos in need of a feel good instrumental. Instrumental, Dramatic, Happy Music
This track starts out with chords on a mellotron, similar to the Beatles' 'Strawberry Fields Forever' which leads to a funky laidback groove with melody on piano and descending notes played by tremelo guitar. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Trip Hop
Emotional piano builds with celesta, choir, strings and ethnic flute. Dreamy and thoughtful yet full of hope, amazement, inspiration and bravery. Great for film, tv, corporate and commercials. Instrumental, Dramatic, Magical Music
Jazz up your christmas project with this popular seasonal favorite. A small jazz ensemble version of 'O Christmas Tree' featuring piano, bass, drums and trumpet. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Jazz Ens.
A fun, loungy latin jazz track. Main melody on trumpet plus full horn section, electric piano, upright bass, synth and drums. Great for latin travel features or 70s soundtrack music. Instrumental, Jazz, Latin Jazz
Romantic ballad of Spanish and Afro Cuban influence. Acoustic guitars, percussion, violin and bass create an exotic, heartfelt and alluring soundtrack for travel, cultural, romantic dramas and relaxing background music. Instrumental, Latin, Spanish Music
A groovy Disco track in the style of Car Wash by Rose Royce. Slap Bass, Horns, Strings, Electric Piano and Drums provide all the ingredients to enhance any project looking for a 70s themed soundtrack. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Disco Soundalikes
Traditional Brazilian Bossa Nova meets funky breakbeat. Starts with traditional rhythm guitar before breaking into a funk groove with flute and vibraphone melody. Catchy, sunny, vibrant, fresh and smooth perfect for any project looking for a modern take on a classic latin sound. Instrumental, Jazz, Acid Jazz
Ethereal, electric space jazz in 7/8 time for when you're looking to enter an inter-planetary good vibe zone. Overall relaxing with some climactic peeks this track is influenced by the great 70s fusion acts such as Weather Report, Jeff Lorber, Herbie Hancock and Return To Forever. Instrumental, Jazz, Jazz Fusion
A joyous piece that starts as a slow, delicate solo piano ballad and builds in intensity and speed to be joined by bass and drums. Great for any happy, heartwarming moments such as weddings, births, anniversaries and would also work as a christmas track. Instrumental, Dramatic, Heartwarming Music
A laidback Bossa Nova version of the popular Christmas song. Soft, warm, caring, sharing, christmas vacations and family joy. Features Flute, Guitar, Piano, Upright Bass and Drums. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Jazz Ens.
A fun and kitsch tribute to 60s crime and detective tv and movie soundtracks similar to Peter Gunn and the original Batman theme. Complete with horn stabs, cheesey vox organ, guitar, bass and drums. Instrumental, Action, Theme RnB Retro Kitsch
A Bossa Nova track influenced by the classic 'Girl From Ipanema.' Features melody on Piano, Saxophone remeniscent of the sweet sound of Stan Getz, upright Bass, Guitar and Drums. Instrumental, Jazz, Bossa Nova Jazz
Hot club track with that sexy French House sound similar to Daft Punk. Pulsing and robotic synths and driving four-to-the-floor drums with a splash of funk. Great for fashion, youth culture, commercials and technology. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Daft Punk
Upbeat, positive and catchy Indie Pop with retro sounding synths, electric guitar and driving drum beat. Eighties nostalgia revamped for modern, forward thinking commercials and corporate projects. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Indie Pop
A dance track influenced by Kool and the Gangs song Ladies Night with a driving House beat, funky slap bass, horns and keyboards. A great upbeat, party track for your project. 120 bpm. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Kool & the Gang
Laidback 70s style jazz funk. Simple and infectious horn melody with groovin rhythm section. A feel-good, driving in the summer with the soft top down, lounging retro jam. Instrumental, Jazz, Acid Jazz
Relaxed Gypsy Jazz meets cool, classic American Jazz. Perfect for European romance, romantic comedy, sophisticated events, happy times, advertising, travel spots and more. Features Trumpet, Acoustic Guitars, Bass, Piano, Fiddle and Drums. Instrumental, Corporate, Corporate Jazz
The ultimate celebratory party vibe in the style of the classic track 'Celebration' by Kool and the Gang. A great feel good track for presentations, motivational speakers, commercials, party scenes, bringing in the new year or uplifting movie credits. Instrumental, Dramatic, Happy Music
Head straight back to the swinging sixties with this uptempo, infectious, toe tapping track. Uplifting, cheesey, fun and feel good, perfect for any project looking for a retro, groovy and kitsch vibe with organ, brass, guitar, electric piano, bass and drums. Instrumental, Rock, 60s Rock
Swinging, good times, early to mid 20th century style jazz featuring Clarinet, Guitar, Upright Bass, Piano and Drums. Perfect for cocktail parties, old fashioned romance and vintage footage from the 1920s to 40s. Instrumental, Jazz, Swing Ensembles
A hip, trendy House track full of discofied debauchery, funked up synthesisers, live and infectious guitar hooks and a driving drum groove. Great for any retro, urban or youth television, commercial or film, fashion shows, sports and fitness. Instrumental, Dance, Nu-Disco
Funky club track in the style of Daft Punk. Elements of retro Disco music mixed with a contemporary driving beat great for commercials, promos, nightclub scenes, fashion, urban and youth culture. Vocal Samples, Soundalikes, Daft Punk
Vintage style swing influenced by the Pink Panther theme. Shady and sneaky yet quirky and fun with baritone sax, piano, guitar, double bass and drums. Great for comedies, retro 60s theme music, detectives, sleazy lounge music, cartoons and video games. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Pink Panther
A fun, driving, jazz-funk track influenced by artists such as Herbie Hancock, Funkadelic, Tower Of Power and George Benson. Features funky rhythm guitar, jazzy lead guitar, live horns, synth bass, analog lead synth, rhodes piano, turntable scratches and a sample of a live crowd of party people. Instrumental, RnB, Funk
If you need the grit of Funk, the sophistication of Jazz and the passion of Tango then this track is for you. Features trumpet, accordian, guitar, piano, along with programmed and live drums and sub-bass. Great for advertising, passionate scenes or any project in need of a smooth, sophisticated vibe, Instrumental, Jazz, Acid Jazz
A great upbeat track for period pieces, historical documentaries, fantasy, fairytales, dancing, merriment and good old fashioned 17th century fun. Features recorder, flute, lute, harp, shawm, viola and simple percussion. Instrumental, Dramatic, Happy Music
Light and easy going Bossa Nova great for any project with a summery, care free theme such as travel channel, vacation ads, beach scenes, romantic getaways, restaurants and coffee shops. Features Piano, Guitar, Strings, Trumpet, Bass and Percussion. Instrumental, Jazz, Bossa Nova Jazz