jumping straight in on the no.1 spot on itunes south africa on day of release and already one of the most celebrated albums of 2014 in the motherland, house veteran dj/producer ralf gum unleashes his third album, *in my city*, unto the rest of the world on his acclaimed gogo music label. featuring huge-hitters hugh masekela, monique bingham, omar, dele sosimi, kafele, portia monique, lee bling, jocelyn mathieu and kb this is a long-player not to be missed. this is the first 12 inch sampler from ralf gums album *in my city*!
gogo music keeps at it with this stunning and real heartfelt song titled *never*, which gave ralf gums album *never leaves you* its name. featuring chicagoan crooner jon pierce and kafele on trumpet and background vocals, the song received much praise since the long-player was released. finally it receives its single release with remixes by no one less than the legendary louie vega.
another time gogo music presents a real sophisticated soulful delicacy, with all ingredients a future classics needs. gogo music ... music it is and is it!
gogo music is ten years old, and now is celebrating its 50th release. this time it is a great collaboration between ralf gum and robert owens. ralf gums mix is a deep track that start with percussive groove. deep, fat bassline under elettro synths perfect for dancefloor. the remix is under dj spinnas knowledge with same ingredients but more deep and hypnotic. useless to comment robert owens voice. always useful instrumental and beat versions. a package to have ... for sure in top 10.
inaya day and ralf gum are back on gogo music with this soulful outing including remixes by the muthafunkaz and roberto de carlo.>lose my worries< sees inaya day on top form and follows up ralfs single >complicated< which featured kafele and became one of the most acclaimed soulful house releases in 2010 so far.supported by danny krivit, quentin harris, dj yass, karizma, marlon d, dj pippi, casamena, richard earnshaw, jamie thinnes, dj meme, halo, danny marquez
supported by rocco, marlon d, greg gauthier, aaron ross, groove junkies, inaya day, roed svensk, robert owens, jamie thinnes, dj dealer, master kev, grant nelson, panevino, the layabouts, hanna hais, dj pippi, dj pope, alex finkin & reverend p!! ralf gum and monique bingham got together to present the follow up to last years number one soulful anthem >kissing strangers<, and the result is the mind-blowing >little w. 12th st.<, an eclectic soulful yet contaminous production with outstanding vocals and a blissful jazz-funk orchestration
gogo music is delighted to deliver this fat ralf gum remix ep including remixes of the soulful hit of 2008 >kissing strangers< featuring monique bingham and of >if no harm< feat. rachel claudio. gathering together an armada of remix-talents this is another not-to-be-missed release for all heads
german deep house maestro ralf gum continues his superb output with another single taken from his celebrated long-player >uniting music if no harm>’,is featuring rachel claudio on vocals and proves ralf’,s talent to deliver songs with the right combination of elements to make a serious impact on the advanced dance-floors. the pumping beats and multi-layered percussion in the ‘,original mix’, are surrounded by an effective baseline and kicking poly-synth stabs to build the driving musical bed for rachel’,s passionate vocal.
warrior,showcasing one of the absolutely finest jazz vocalists beate s. lech. the delicious mixes of the song are a first taste of ralfs upcoming album and secure his high profile among the elite circle of the most influential deep house producers. for more than 15 years in the scene ralf remains cool underground and delivers once again a very fresh release with lots of personality
gogo music has been delivering outstanding house music since the turn of the century and became globally renowned for its timeless catalogue, as quality, heart and feeling are present in every release. the label is excited to appropriately celebrate its 15th anniversary by presenting ‘go!!! 15 years of enchanting house music’, a double cd compilation mixed by ralf gum (cd1) and sir lsg (cd2), which will be accompanied by an extensive club-tour throughout the next month. in an era when music labels come and go and where a lot in dance music has become an imitation of what was done before, gogo music followed its very own ethos at all times. 15 successful years in business are an acknowledgement of the label’s success and a milestone worth of note.
jumping straight in on the no.1 spot on itunes south africa on day of release and already one of the most celebrated albums of 2014 in the motherland, house veteran dj/producer ralf gum unleashes his third album, ‘in my city’, unto the rest of the world on his acclaimed gogo music label. moulded with his soulful, organic signature sounds, ‘in my city’ is a tapestry of beautifully weaved songs and features loca south african and international artists - established and upcoming. these include top drawer artists such as the inimitable hugh masekela, -my love for his tone on the trumpet never faded-, says ralf, who grew up listening to hugh. many years later upon meeting, the two clicked instantly and whipped up two songs for the album: the gorgeous love song with her hand and voices the topic of over population on ‘in the city’.
ralf gum proves again with his new album that there is constancy - and consistency - to be found in this fast-moving world. his sound became an instantly recognizable trademark during the last two decades, as it cuts through the airwaves and clubs sound systems with unique class and style. never leaves you is testament to the fact that ralf gum has stayed true to his roots and his particular, well-honed style. never one to skimp on the perfection of his arrangements, or sacrifice artful production to follow the latest trends, this album is his opus.
showcasing the deeper side of papa records, papa deep is back with an incredible new volume, stylishly put together by one of house musics modern masters, eric ericksson. hailing from stockholm, sweden, eric has been crafting his sound over the last decade, having had significant releases on derrick mays label fragile, carl craigs label planet e communications and also jimpsters, freerange label. eric has exclusively remixed 4 tracks - the realm & v one chance, the company superstar, the realm feat. tony momrelle time and a very special drum rework to ralf gum feat. monique bingham take to my love. for all lovers of deep & soulful house music, this is one release not too miss out on
already proving to be something of a hit within the soulful house community danny clarks solid ground label continues its rich vein of form with their anticipated third release – this time featuring the vocal talents of andrea love. widely known for her work with jamie lewis on purple music,her debut outing on solid ground is another infectious & uplifting soulful jam complete with rich piano keys & killer bassline.
,,,remixes come this time out with gogo musics ralf gum, doruk ozlen and another blinding remix from the effervescent souldynamic.
this ep follows up the great success of black coffees >turn me on< and the latest gogo music smash-releases. >complicated< by >ralf gum feat. kafele< and >hard time for lovers< by >rocco & c. robert walker< in an excellent way. supported by halo, show b, dj dealer, dan ny marquez, luis radio, jamie thinnes, vinny da vinci, …