max 1 per customer ... ltd repress - hand stamped white label from the hammer hits. feel my biceps hammer delivers a peak time disco rework. dj shanté & haircules of h.o.t. records fame. provides the dub remix on the flip. guaranteed dance floor heat!
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dj koze might be one of the worlds best producers. but above all hes a dj. and it’s his dj ear that governs. just as in a great set. so with his releases: seeing aliens came out of nowhere. a big buzzing beast of a track. to announce that koze was back on the scene and prime everyone for the coming album. knock knock. but now that koze has your attention. it’s time to remind everyone what’s most important about club music. pull things back. take a turn to the left. and get deep into the groove. thus pick up: the second single from knock knock is 100% pure groove. doubly so in the extended 12inch version. in a sense its incredibly familiar it is essentially a filter disco record. very close to something you could imagine coming out of paris around the turn of the millennium. but of course. this is koze. nothing is normal or familiar in his world. and hes taken this most foundational of clubland staples into new territory
you remember that kung fu kid movie. where he had to wash the motorcycles for years and then…whatever. constant dripping wears away the stone. dublin-manchester-nycs finest krystal klear (cold tonic. all city. tooth pick) has been honing his skills as a dress man for years and also made a name for himself as an expert in all things (electronic) boogie. the division is his dapper debut ep for running back. custom-made club studies shifting between sound factories. hot haciendas. heavenly lagoons and chrome-plated dance floors: fast. slow. hard and soft. a love letter to dance music written with pink ink. oh. and there is neutron dance on it as well…yes. the euphoric fun one. once again: dance!
vinyl only. straight out of chicago with the pumping kick. elastic basslines and fierce hats unmistakeable from the windy city s legendary 90s house sound. new-generation dj/producer ed nine debuts on lisbon s based inner balance imprint.
stash 01 is the debut release of stash trax. a brand new imprint based in france. the label focuses on deep and groovy visions of house music produced exclusively on wax. this first various delivers 4 tracks one from each member of the label. each artist offering a different definition to the word deepness.
way back then home taping dropped a release by an anonymous act called klic that turned out to be another moniker for a medlar production. now the imprint re-launch the original alongside a couple of mighty remixes by the tuff city kids in both acid and garage modes plus an extension and rework of the original vibes by dicky trisco that pushes the proper deep house meets disco button. all the remixes sit nice and proud alongside the still shining brilliance of the original cut
in late 2017. thomas gandey and danny mclewin - known from the popular disco-influenced electronic music collective psychemagik - emerged from their studio in bordeaux. france. claiming to have produced an extended musical arrangement. both entitled. and containing the sounds of. the shakuhachi. furthermore. they insisted. for the purposes of this production. and a further album of related arrangements to be released subsequently in conjunction with the successful german record label kompakt. they should be referred to henceforth as ghost vision. shortly thereafter. the audio recordings described by gandey and mclewin came into the possession of noted los angeles degenerate. dj and nymphomaniac citation needed dirty dave. who was quick to relay the hallucinatory qualities of the duo’s productions to fellow dj and trusted hallucinogenic expert paramida. of esteemed german musical imprint love on the rocks. paramida. recognising the innate quality of the sounds presented to her. decided that such recordings warranted immediate release through her audio distribution channel. and not without remixes. quite without thinking of the origins of the instrument which had given the recording its particular sonic distinguishment. and of course. its title. she enlisted the help of two musicians named alex - one from tokyo. and one from kyoto. both alex from tokyo - teaming up with his colleagues isao kumano & kenichi takagi as tokyo black star. known for their prior releases on popular german label innervisions - and his counterpart. alex from kyoto. better known as al kassian. rising tamagotchi on paramidas love on the rocks imprint. and his own label. planet sundae - turned in striking reinterpretations of gandey and mclewin’s composition.
almost ten years ago. back in november of 2009. before lets play house was even a humble basement-bar and hotel-lobby party. jacques renault quietly released a four-track ep on hole in the sky. an imprint run by canyons leo thomson and ryan grieve. called favicon. that was both a snapshot of new york citys glitter-dusted disco-revival haze and the culmination of the first few years of renaults career through the club circuit. it quickly became a cult classic and set in motion much of what followed for renault it added some fuel to the fire that was runaway. his project with marcos ca
rhythm section intl continues its quest to unearth the rawest new talent with this stellar debut from glaswegian duo ‘string theory’. opening up with the majestic ‘dirty high’ we’re treated to a symphony of modular synthesis. swelling strings and the bounciest drums we’ve heard in a long time. rarely has house music been so fun yet so musical. live bass-tip toes over an ocean of synth stabs and piano chords to create an anthemnic track that’s sure to be the soundtrack to long summer nights and early mornings…. we don’t know where the rs crew keep finding these gems. but long may it continue. string theory tick so many boxes we just can’t wait to hear more...
it s 6:66am when chinaski elbows his way on to the floor. leather jacket. metal studs. bare arms. tattoos. with his hand freshly stamped this newcomer brazenly strides into the bordello. his style? try to pin it down. beats parry and pound with the intensity of an ebm hammer. yet. strolling through those meaty kick drums stride shimmering melodies that sport elements of new beat. italo and techno. the rakish grooves of -surfin dead- occupies the a-side. bold rhythms fly in the face of burbling bass and cascading chords as chinaski takes control. a body pumping work out follows. -unschuld der sinne- throws beat shaped fists from the needle drop as a brawl breaks out. born in the smoke machines of belgium. this bruiser balances its rough edged rhythms with beaming bars. there s to be no relenting as the closer screams like a nitro-fuelled missle. -ab in die ewigkeit- soars is a muscle-bound sky rocket set to keep any floor rumbling to the break of dawn.
legendary australian disco-fiend late nite tuff guy turns up the heat on the equally legendary salsoul records with 3 absolutely stellar reworks of some bonafide classics. somehow. lntg manages to tweak these old-school recordings and injects a thoroughly contemporary edge into them. making them sound brand new. featured here are 3 stone cold salsoul monsters. all respectfully handled and edited with care - first choice s uber-classic doctor love & love having you around (penned by stevie wonder & his then wife syreeta. no less!) and double exposure s anthemic everyman all go under the knife in the best possible way! beautifully mastered and featuring special black & gold salsoul label artwork this special record store day ep will undoubtedly be a collectors item! one for the disco heads right here!
after last year s track garrol on the paerels compilation for island trips. tammo hesselink aka melatonin man is back with cruise control love. the title track is a ravey disco jam. based around an acidic bass-line. that soundtracked many of our afterhours already. the b-side sees the release of 2 newer cuts - breaky beats and trancy melodies of this young talent with much more to come.
monikcas new sound is excitingly fresh. clubby. emotional and allocated somewhere in the unknown. deep space between wonky house and deep house. this 12inch is a proper tool for the moody and laid back 2017 summer-dancefloor.
bjorn petrikat aka konig saatgut has not released a record for 15 years but never stopped experimenting with different flavours of dance music. the spirit is a disco / uk breaks hybrid that repeatedly ignites dancefloors across the board. a curveball that set everything on fire.
nyc label homage continues a hot streak with their third project from uk producer jvxta (pronounced jux-tuh). after an excellent debut on his label hardmatter. jvxta gifts homage with four ny-inspired deep house cuts. brawn is an immediate tone setter. the banging stand-out made waves overseas prior to it s online premier thanks to cinthie. who pressed it to dub plate and played it as the opening track at her boiler room set in berlin. the remaining tracks offer a look into jvxtas unique tastes. and listeners will find themselves lost in quick-fire deep jazz. dreamy 80s tinged house. and a rolling tribal cut that we wished never ended. serious selectors take note. homage is not messing around. and this is a project that you ll reach for again and again.
claque musique kicks off another piece of beauty. “america”. joe montana’s iconic house jam from 1996. is back out now. after more then a decade. remastered and remixed from chicago house pioneers virgo four and the museri.
the „sweet memories ep” is the first release of a three-ep-series coming up in 2018. christophe salin is taking us on his musical journey and paves the way for cooperation with future artists on his very own imprint „salin records” that he runs with his wife daria salin as a platform for electronic music and art. „sweet memories” is just setting up the right mood for this ep that will unlock some forgotten moments and will take you back to that feelings. „paradise” is an homage to the early 2000s and their happy go lucky attitude while „covered with pain” takes you on a modern ambient trip. the flip side is a statement. „house music is like a call. it is a religion to them…” as well as „love is unfair” are coming deep from the heart.
following hammer s stand out release on loft records last year. canna gets the remix treatment by four killer producers. first up. lauer adds his trademark flavour to the already outstanding title track canna . bending the mind with an acidic top line and classic korg m1 bells.the a2 sees supreems take the techno edge off man ray replacing the drums with a more electro tinged style of rhythm. whilst echoing the synths into the back of the mix to let the drums take the foreground. flip it over and you get two reworkings of manaka . firstly. domenic cappello switches the breaksy flow of the original for a more club ready kick to compliment those stabs. in turn elevating the breakdown to greater effect. in contrast. lord of the isles dives deeper into the breaks feel of hammer s original. adding glitchy samples and oddball synth lines to take this one an even more interplanetary tip.
shot of t is back with the second release. sj tequilla s second record on his own imprint. he keeps on exploring the deep and mellow side of house music. this time with a sound aiming more towards techno. but still with the deep and melancolly feeling that we know from the japanese producer from previous releases. on the b side the tempo and vibe will be taken up a notch with two recreations of sj tequilla s tracks by dj fett burger and dj dog. dj fett burger recreates the sound into a deep norway-detroit techno track with some tripping jazz hands synthesiser features and and atmospheric touch. dj dog on the cut with a real crazy party acid track. with some underground synth impro from the burger dog!
the mushrooms project are well known for their sleazy mid-tempo laid-back percussive style. a sound that immediately resonated with rising stars and newly signed label mates earthboogie. specifically it was ‘dubby bolas’ from the italian duo’s 2016 album ‘rivea corymbosa’ album that really excited earthboogie and equally. the mushrooms were fans of the afro disco sound the londoners displayed on their debut track ‘route ten to interzone’. the mutual appreciation led to this remix project and now. released exclusively for record store day 2018. their complementary productions styles collide with great effect.
honesty (aka honey drop) drops the long awaited ep on cabinet records. after 3 years of abstinence he strikes back with 3 fantastic dancefloor tracks for your pleasure. >cascais< is a region near lisbon/portugal where honesty spend his holiday and tuck the inspirations back in his studio in berlin. >big sur (pacific mix)< goes more south with more latin feelings. >big sur (dub)< is the essence of kicking beats with driving chords. the 12 inch is shrinked wrapped
2018 repress - this ep is a dedication to the amsterdam based alkebulan project. philou and villy are both members of this project. the project brings artists from africa & african diaspora together. the alkebulan project is on a mission to change the perception of africa an it s citizens.
acknowledged of red pig flower s obsession for the red color. the 10th cat by sound of vast could not be a different choice. red pig flower. known not only as a musician but also as an artist. prepared a special concept for each track in the box.
funkadelic have created an enduring legacy. and the power of their impact is visceral in detroit. their records not only played with genre. but possessed a diabolical sense of humour that led to music domination by the late 70s with parliament. funkadelic. parlet. bootsy’s rubber band and the brides of funkenstein all releasing albums the same year for two years in a row. the music itself is beyond stereotype. but equally huge is that they were a black band not allowing themselves to be limited by anyone else’s notions of who they could be. having a massive impact on the next generation of detroit music. detroit techno. but more than just techno. it is a freedom of thinking that extends beyond boxes. so we included all sorts of today s generation of detroit musicians and producers to show the wide range of music that was funkadelic and how these ideas are still contemporary. they endure and inspire.
fter his acclaimed contribution to the permanent vacation 10 years anniversary compilation. pional returns to the label with the miracle ep just to reach new heights in this fruitful relationship. madrid born and raised miguel barros established himself as an outstanding producer with his great pop sensibility and attentions to rich details whether with his solo eps. his on-going collaboration with the like minded john talabot or his remixes of fellow artists. on the title track miracle (comes in two different versions) pional is able to perfect his emotive dancefloor approach with a blend of poppy melodies and his distinctive singing voice. but all passionately rooted in club music.
milan is a parisian based producer. providing sweet house. dance and hip hop music. flirting with some jazzy and soul influences.to date. he released on labels like banoffee pies. beat x changers. quartet series and skylax records.setting obvious foundations into house. techno. disco. funk. hip-hop and soul. tell’s music incorporates many elements from his musical past. his journey began playing drums and piano in bands as a teenager. which manifests itself in the raw. live sound he strives for in his productions.
john daly is without a doubt one of the most influential artists of deep dub-house. the irish man s music has an unique and truly original trademark sound. with these two tracks he proves once again his exceptional quality and makes no secret about his influence. real chicago and detroit house in a fresh and timeless outfit with his special twist. already championed in sets by great djs such as laurent garnier and antal to name just a few.
harrison bdp embarks on the twelfth expedition into the exotic lands of palm trees and blue skies with the deep and dark ‘fade back from reality’ ep. expedition twelve features four jams packed of ambient soundscapes. weight drum sequences and eerie vocals.
lk is back with a mesmerising two part ep for shall not fade entitled ‘beautiful feelin’. snf mainstay lk serves up his finest work to date. with three intricate and moody jams for the first installment of his two part ep. housed in full sleeve artwork. with inner disco bag.
in the making of her first studio barnhus record. veteran dj and world-travelling introvert bella boo divided time between bedroom studios in ladbroke grove and hornstull. where she would hook up a dusty old tanzbaer. press record and sing straight into the laptop microphone over fuzzy r&b harmonics and snappy analog drums. the result is a collection of fascinating and fascinatingly groovy tracks. shuffling about with grace and vigour in the secret place where warm club music and introspective audio diaries meet to mingle.
belgiums favourite underground house dj red d celebrates the 10 year anniversary of his we play house recordings label with 6 vinyl samplers containing new tracks and some very wanted gems from the catalogue. artists featured are san soda. fabrice lig. fcl (featuring lady linn). kiani & his legion. krewcial. reggie dokes. raoul lambert & nacho marco. art of tones and many more. voices near the hypocentre
chris schwarzwalder strikes again for denature records. this time with a 5 tracks ep: catjammer. the track of the same name as well as -slow down- produced with feathered sun lead singer jo.ke have this unique slow and melancholic groove. on the other side setup and the list will take you to darker and hypnotic places. the ep ends with leaves which sounds like an invitation to an endless ballad into the sunset.
repress! cab drivers next kick is ready to hit your dancefloors. again they show their passion for analog driven tunes. this 3-tracker doesnt let you stand still. pure classics of amazing timeless music.
ltd 2017 repress . arriving shortly after midlands double feature ep. the 2nd release on the his newly launched regraded imprint comes in the form of the sanctified ep from new comer hubie davison. first hearing sanctified played out in the blurry confines of glastonburys nyc downlow. it became a staple of midlands sets throughout the summer. having witnessed it reduce dance floors from panorama bar to dekmantel festival to smiling heaps he contacted hubie to see if he would consider it for the second release on the label. the b-side entitled watchasay swiftly followed and regrd002 was realised. heavy sampling. disco breaks and great edits align it perfectly with the labels manifesto.
stuck is a modern classic and one of pe s iconic cuts. dance floors the world over have been singing this back to the booth. another masterpiece from peven everett discography. finally repressed on vinyl.
summer s round the corner and javi bora & iaam are back on robsoul with a sizzling new soundtrack for the weeks ahead. somewhat of a label regular. javi makes his fourth robsoul return. backing up ep s in 2012. 13 & 14. he teams up with fellow spaniard and regular sparring partner iaam. as they follow up recent releases on music for freaks and bauhaus with tonight. a four track party-starter of an ep. the drum-laden perklap-style opens the ep and its raw energy is quickly followed by the filtered disco flavour of tonight . on the flip the funky feels continue with i just can feel as its classic sample calls for some choreographed roof raising. finally. closing up is rolling up. a bass-heavy beat tool that brings a perfect end to tonight.
joe armon-jones & maxwell owinare forces to be reckoned with. both integral parts of the burgeoning south london jazz scene. these young musicians contribute to numerous outfits including ata kak. jamie isaac. mc pinty. moses boyd exodusand ezra collective. as well as pushing their own solo projects.this is their first combined effort. idiom is the result of multiple collaborations under the direction of joe and maxwell. featuring nubya garcia. oscar jeromeand jake long. it is heavily influenced by the hardcore continuum and covers everything from 2-step. broken-beat and house to jazz and dub.having been compared to artists like 4hero. floating points. harvey sutherlandand moodymannall in the same breath. joe & maxwell arealready garnering support from radio 6 musics gillespeterson. jazz fm/musica macondas tim garciaand jazz fms chris philips.this is an accomplished body of work by some of the most exciting young talent in london right now.
METRO AREA (15TH ANNIVERSARY REMASTERED 3X12 LP + MP3)
3x12" Vinyl BE24.10.17
remastered classic - 3x12 inch including download code. environ is proud to present the metro area 15th anniversary edition. metro areas eponymous debut album. meticulously remastered using the original source tapes and generously spread across three slabs of vinyl. the12-track triple lp and digital package combines all the songs from both the original us and licensed european releases. and features new commemorative artwork unique to this edition.
originally released by the legendary uk house label black vinyl in 1999. “the power ep” quickly became karizma’s breakthrough anthem. showcasing his trademark balance of infectious beats and deeply soulful melodies.
this first time re-issue finally gives those that missed out the chance to experience karizma at his raw best. alongside the anthemic “the power”. (all 8 minutes 84 beautiful seconds of it). it’s the b-side that has the hidden jems.
“the sea” is a classic karizma house workout. flipping beats and groove and giving you that lift of spirit you get when you take in that fresh sea air on a sunny day.
“k ii s” is simply karizma going all out to make sure anyone in the vicinity is irresistibly drawn to the ambient melodies giving way to the body booming. neck-snapping beats. rough. rugged and raw.
oaaaar again! tiger & woods are back with the follow up to unleashed tapes. flipping two sides of the same coin i.e. the tiger sound. volume 2 is as tough as it is tender. chili dip is a variation on the classic micro-boogie-sampling turned italian touch peak-time banger theme adrenergic! moonswing on the other side. takes it nice and easy: 10 minutes of tension and release. hang on. hang on!
reissue des legendären dritten peacefrog-albums des detroiter house-produzenten kenny dixon jr. aka moodymann von 2003. -silence in the secret garden- ist ein persönlicher und spiritueller trip in das herz und die seele der black music. vom düsteren minimalismus des titeltracks bis zum unwiderstehlichen funk von -yesterday s party-. dieser klassiker weiß auch 15 jahre nach seiner erstveröffentlichung weiterhin zu überraschen und zu inspirieren.
one of italy’s finest house music exports nicholas teams up with legendary vocalist nikki-o to create the blissful ‘sound of earth’ ep for shall not fade. nicholas serves up four of his signature house jams. this time with the ever impressive nikki-o - a vocalist who has previously​. ​.worked​. ​.with​. ​.moodymann.​. ​.amongst​. ​.others. housed​. ​.in​. ​.full​. ​.sleeve​. ​.artwork.​. ​.with​. ​.inner​. ​.disco​. ​.bag.
zwei funky disco-soul-klassiker von gwen mccrae von 1981 (atlantic records) in ihren extended versions erstmals gemeinsam auf einer 12” vinyl: “keep the fire burning”. im original von willie hutch. sowie “funky sensation”. oft gesampled. u.a. von africa bambaaataa. ghostface killah und ll cool j.
curated by time is a new label from the subwax family in barcelona aiming to re-release hidden underground music jewels from the past.
first up is 100 hz s catching spiders ep which was originally released in 1991 and a true timeless house beauty with that true blissful summer of love house feeling.
vibe alert! times are ruff teams up with the italian ‘il garage’-crew to bring an atmospheric split ep for your body & soul.member of the il garage crew is nu-type who previous released on dvs1’s - mistress recordings
vinyl only. four spacious and moodful explorations mark dixia sirong s return to inner balance. the daughter label of chez damier s legendary balance imprint. vinyl only. four spacious and moodful explorations mark dixia sirong s return to inner balance. the daughter label of chez damier s legendary balance imprint. further mining the atmospherics of their debut ep. both yohji and qatarsea combine organic rhythms and dubby pads to conjure a truly meditative state. sharper edges and effects on the third original. suspicions . lend it a more purposeful air. its expansive bass worthy of the grandest of stages. finally. dj honesty (responsible for the respected honeydrop releases on cabinet) delivers an ebullient. elastic take on yohji . drawing out the vocal samples of the original and directing the groove more squarely at the dancefloor.
final installment of kris wadsworth very own label - strong limited black box of the amazing uranus series - kw777 is exclusive in this box - we have only a handful of this very rare boxes - 8x180g vinyl - black / white marbled vinyl - each record with another shade - handstamped - very unique printed black banderole - shrinked - vinyl only!
groove boys project is a french duo composed of projecture and boyzi. inspired by the masters at work sound and new york / new jersey house. they produce old school house music. they ll present their first release luv is ur luv ep at the end of march.
second instalment by music mania reprise gives belgian 80s synth classic crocodile tears a new life. music mania is proud to present the next instalment in their reprise series. following the highly sought after classic elle et moi (mmr001). comes the blissful belgian synth pop anthem ‘crocodile tears’ (mmr002). the track was one of the first singles of kuruki. the minimal wave project spearheaded by ghent-based musician gerry d haeyer and alain bureau (sally joy). in an age of electronic sequenced experimentation. the band managed to find a distinctive sound that easily puts them between the likes of telex. the original ep such a liar was released in 1981 and clearly echoes the new wave of its time. the scenes described by vocalist sally joy as well as the melancholic keys of the main track crocodile tears breathe tristesse. nevertheless. it has a playful sound full of catchy synths. a dualism between such beauty and melancholy: this track was undeniably made in belgium in the eighties. but should also appeal to lovers of italo disco. be aware: for their second reprise music mania managed to include an exclusive instrumental version of this belgitude. even more synths for your listening pleasure.
RALPH LAWSON PRESENTS BACK TO BASICS RARE CLASSICS VOL 3
12" Vinyl UK03.04.18
feat. the og mix & cajmere. johnny fiasco remixes
-introducing basic vision. a new imprint releasing a vinyl series of rare classics from the legendary back to basics club. selected and compiled by the man who played the first ever record at the club. original resident dj ralph lawson. on this release joined by long term resident tristan da cunha on selection duties. all the tracks are cut to vinyl from the original master recordings and given enough time on high quality vinyl to ensure clean. loud pressings with original artwork by the godfather of punk design - jamie reid. the artwork spans across 4 records. which collected together will make the compete picture. basic vision 003 heavily features the birthplace of house. chicago. with a selection of rare cuts that always move the dance-floor. the highly sought after og freak mix of cassio ware - i wanna see you dance rocks the spot on the a side. this is the original black house version and not the remixes or re-edits that can be found. mark grant and cajmere only made one record together as the chicago connection and it was a true bomb. mint copies go for l75 but cajmere s remix is included here and cut loud from the original master recording.
by all rights. the name chevals might be a new one on a few folks out there. but. we encourage you not to confuse pedigree with quality of output because with chevals the two go hand in hand. his first two outings on homage & better listen records soared to the top of the sales charts and we re stoked to finally release our 10inch with him to help keep the momentum for what is sure to be a successful run for the french beat-smith.
lim. to 300 vinyl only copies! marcel vogel & delfonic met in berlin around 12 years ago and started a weekly bar dj night together with tinko & noema at a gay bar in berlin mitte. since then and after some nice oj they are bff. oye is really proud to present you some stunning dancefloor edits from the lumberjacks in hell & intimate friends label boss himself. dancefloor friendly cuts in between funk / disco / afro and dub!
a timely repress of a true underground club classic and rarity. disco / boogie / funk heads take note. larry wu wedgeworth dropped this sublime piece of boogie in 1984 on the atlantic label and both sides have long been firm favourites with serious soul aficionados for many years. let me show you was one of numerous major label dance records from that golden mid 80s post-disco era that caused a storm in the underground clubs of the day. this one s long been sought after on 12inch and has been bootlegged numerous times. often with inferior sound quality and no care taken. not this time though. this high quality. official. 100% legit reissue has been lovingly remastered by above board distribution in conjunction with atlantic records from the master tapes. beat that. both the original vocal mix and dub version are included here with og atlantic label artwork. dont waste your time on the fakes! this one s the real deal!
FLAVOURISM EP (LTD. 180 G VINYL. FEAT. PEPE BRADOCK)
12" Vinyl. 180 g+mp3 D23.04.18
vinyl 12inch (180 g vinyl. limited full cover) 1st single of the long awaited new album high life featuring pepe bradock mix + pepes >urgent spookapella<. john barera & will martin boomerang dub. original mix
repress alert! matlock s finest rhythm plate resurface brandishing a new label in pressed for time. and what better way to inaugurate it than revisiting one of their key tracks. released back in 2002 on the mantis label run by atjazz. lean part 2 was a wonderfully sleazy slab of deepness notable for the lascivious vocal hook that hung slinkily over the production throughout. it still sounds superb some 13 years on and is backed with an unreleased version that was done in the same period. along with deliciously freaky new leaner mix from the pair.
an exclusive sju gorilla oven studio find from gu aka glenn underground & swaylo. swaylos silky soulful vocals and meaningful spoken word sonically intertwine with gus spacey music and powerful beats. this future classic has been in the works for over 13 years. purchase on sight!
following on from the odd pair of sox that was oddsox vol. 1. we have been busy curating our next journey and we have recruited some fine talent to guide us on this ride. we go across the globe. straddle the stratosphere before going on an interstellar adventure. leading the way is switzerlands m44k. gaining a proper reputation online for his sublime edits and lo-fi cuts (last years e-beamz with dj seinfield for example). we have caught m44k on a serious deep exploration with infectious bassline and dreamy pads. we couldnt think of a better way to lift off oddsox vol. 2 than marsone. parisian. larry houl. follows up with algerian flag on the moon. another elbow moving bassline that youll be humming nonstop. and some sumptuous. glorious pads. working closely with flabaire in secret value orchestra and a release on london imprint feelings ldn. larry is absolutely one to look out for! flipping over to the b. let your mind and soul wander with mesta. with a delightful release on blind jacks journey and his own label dropping serious heat from harrison bdp. aleksandir delivers a divine blend of dream house and rough. rugged. rumbling bass. bringing us back down to earth is a man from portland. who is on some serious form. coming to our attention with his release on 100% silk. akasha systems deep and dark astral jam ends the cosmic trip with a bang. support and love from: dabj. dom capello. eclair fifi. peach. trp. red rackem. mark archer. marco bernardi. grant. fabrice lig. derek carr. piff records and more.
danyb (of best-selling busted edits fame) returns with the next intergalactic instalment of jupiter dance... spring-boarding from the jupiter dance radio show. which takes a regular tour through the lesser known avenues of synth pop. space disco & italo here we have another three worked up renditions of awesome international obscurities yugoslavian synth pop a la league unlimited orchestra from the early 80 s shares a side with some wigged out italian synth-pop prog-rock. while the a reworks and overdubs a japanese locomotive synth shinkansen for strobe-lit commutes...
the incredible doublepack with exclusive unreleased tracks by marcellus pittman rich white delano smith mike huckaby keith worthy malik olston and others all the artists are essential creators and perpetuators of the musical heritage of the motor city
another massive hit coming from the french house movement.much much awaited new release from demon!we all remember demon for 2000 n 1 hit single u are my high.already anounced as one of the biggest electro release to come out of the midem 2007.the smiley anthem happy therapy signed by genious producer demon is already buzzing everywhere.pete tong is on it as well as usual big boys & radio fg in france.do not pass on this
code 718 aka iconic nyc dj danny tenaglia dropped this e2-e4 riffing classic back in the mists of 1992. manuel göttsching s original track would have been a staple of nyc clubs back then and would have featured in the warm up sets of jocks like tenaglia who favoured the longer. deeper sets as well as on the play-lists of institutional night-spots such as the loft and the garage. the track s influence on a whole era of dj s and producers that followed is immeasurable and across 3 sublime mixes tenaglia distills the magic of the original into something totally nyc and club-friendly without losing any of the göttsching magic. even managing to sprinkle a little grace jones in the mix with her fabulous i floated on a cloud vocal sample liberally applied. equinox takes us on a trip that is emotive. uplifting and warm. this is how house music is meant to sound. respectfully steeped in what preceded it yet moving forward in a fresh direction. another example of how on the money strictly rhythm were in their early days. classic after classic rolled out of the labels offices and us. the record buying legions. were / are better off for it! this one s a tasty 2017 reissue and remaster. featuring all 3 mixes. unedited. as per the original release way back when. do not sleep.
after a decent break. while celebrating the 10th release. mojuba is back with a fresh and exciting new talent. we are speaking about tokyo resident called stereociti. a very gifted musician who devoted his heart to the music we love since 1994. his music is self-evidently high quality deep house with a touch of detroits spirit! the first two tracks of sterociti proving his sense for club rocking and touching emotional moments in music!
mr white returns with a 3 track special. this is the follow up to the sun cant compare. the 2007 highlight - and once again this does not let you down. back with his mentor larry heard who brings the best out of the uplifting vocalist. side a - aeroplane lifts and drives on this tech-house journey. on the flip heard treats use to his deep world of house - larry at his best with mr whites twisted vocals on inside your mined. they round off the ep with you dont answer - a cross over tack of pure electronic pop simplicity.
ltd 2017 repress !!! later converts to the danny tenaglia sound may be a little surprised by the mellow nature of some of his earlier tracks. but tenaglias roots are firmly in disco. equinox bridges the gap. an epic journey that begins with a sublime jazzy piano part by keys maestro peter daou before it progresses to a trippy synth riff. a connoisseurs choice. now long time veteran in the german deep house scene henrik schwarz delivers us a killer remix and dub to revitalise the tracks for 2009!