Bombay Dub Orchestra rolls out its 2008 second album, 3 Cities. Both Hughes and Mackay traveled to Mumbai and Chennai to record with the cities' premier musicians and vocalists before returning to London to mix the album. 3 Cities is where their cinematic soundscapes meet Indian Classical and electronica featuring a huge cast of over 75 musicians. "An absolutely dream-inducing brainwave -Billboard"
" A recording of lush, sensual Indian "down tempo" that will stroke the senses and enamor the soul... the results are beyond sublime. With its variety of textures, arrangements and moods, this double CD is an intoxicating and seductive tapestry of memorable themes, richly-mined electronics, orchestral arrangements, and the deep pulse of space." -- Mundovibes.com
"... an absolutely dream-inducing brainwave from noted U.K. musicians Garry Hughes and Andrew T. Mackay." -- Billboard
"... a lush, trip-hop blend of Bollywood sweep and minor-keyed sinew, global voices, electronic bleeps and blungs, ancient rhythms and classical airs." -- Philadelphia Daily News