just one touch has been a long time coming but it emerges as a classic ode to house past and present. porto based producer social disco club was sat on the track for two years before miss bee added her dusky vocals. frayed and taught with emotion, her voice works in harmony with the gritty analogue sounds that drive the track.
humberto matias, aka social disco club, has proven time and time again that his devotion to disco, in all its manifestations, knows no bounds. with releases on labels from the four corners of the globe the sound he produces is established to a level akin to perfection.
hands of time continues its run as one of the most excellent and dependable labels on the market with this, social disco clubs new unknown sea ep. the release features three killer tracks. >lilt< is a deep and driving house banger with some soulful diva vocals. simple dreams is a return to the sort of leftfield disco sensibility that weve come to expect from the label with some groovy organ work and a beat that wont stop. finally, unknown sea has a straight-up jackin, minimalistic feel coupled with a sense of ethereal beauty that should do wonders both on your home stereo and on the dancefloor. with the label investing in a new cover design and quality releases like this, hands of time is definitely ready for 2012
after two musical vacations by dimitri from paris, hands of time strike once again while the irons hot! hot head honcho social disco club cracks the whip to produce 3 no nonsense dancefloor destroyers. >lets all chant< should be instantly recognisable and is here with a vocal >gay< version and a stripped down >macho< dub. one of the worlds most infamous basslines gets a new lick of paint and percussion on >professional widow<… another huge anthem which rounds off this party package nicely
is it balearic follow up the monumental >panorama suite< from max essa with an allstar remixed package from portugals acclaimed s.d.c peaceful warrior is a laid back house groove in the style of don carlos >mediterranea/alone< this has winter sunshine dripping all over mellow flutes and synths and a jazzy funky guitar lick before dropping a little acid - beautifully constructed nu-med house. on the remix basles up and coming nu-disco upstarts pharoah black magic transform this into a eurodisco style dancefloor bomb along the lines of aeroplane and tensnake. soft rocks ft lovefingers jesus convention remix create of krautesque acid balearic chugger of immense proportions -very special. finally las finest alchemists pacific horizons weave their magic and produce an epic version with new bass and piano whilst accentuating the acid line. atmosphere galore and an all round top package!!
social disco club (eskimo / bear funk etc) club return to their edit sub label hands of time gold for 2 no nonsense floorfillers thatll rock any party. -daft funk- reworks the main sample of a certain famous french duos biggest hit. this version gives the track an extra organic edge and adds huge latin instrumentation to cause major dancefloor damage! the flip -wild bitch- also goes straight for the juggular! inspired by an underground 90s house record, this is a disco funk nugget of the highest calibre that brings the rukus to any discerning dancefloor
now on their third release, the hands of time team, led by social disco club aka humberto matias, strike gold with im good for you. after the edit based releases from social disco club and the beat broker, this original production also by social disco club (bear funk / mindless boogie), straddles the fine line between disco and house, with its infectious vocals leading the bongo charge! on the flip dr. dunks (aka eric duncan / rub n tug) throws a huge rolling bassline into the mix to rock down the house! finally, tiago from the mindless boogie stable, strips back the original and showcases his deft production skills for a totally unique take the builds and builds...
portuguese man-of-war humberto matias aka social disco club (eskimo / bear funk) takes you to ‘acidtown with a rework that s pure dancefloor dynamite. on the flip we have two original productions of downtown that showcase sdc s deeper side. version 1 is an uptempo acid workout, while version 2 slows down the pace and is a truly blissful piece of music. watch out for more special hands of time gold in the near future...
portuguese based social disco club (aka humberto matias) delivers some laid back mediterranean spiced disco groove. >the way you move< sleeks along with sultry keys, latin groove, lazy percussion and all the flavour of an early-evening island vista. maia adds his tastefully high catchy vocals to round off the vibe. up on the edit is our pal greg wilson who re-jigs like only he can, creating a more floor based mix. the original is all about the great vocals whilst new norwegian disco-don diskjokke gives us his late 80s balearic sounding re-rub.. its ibiza 88 all over again.. drop the deal friends
*better days* is tink! records return to amazing form, a collection of three perfect mixes that stand on their own, against a timeless original of 1990 that is sure to please the widest possible audience. get it while supplies last, this will fly off shelves.
nang dives straight into the ibiza spirit with the second volume of their infamous beach disco compilation, in anticipation of this years holiday season. sun, sea sand and laid-back vibes are aplenty with this lean selection of sun kissed disco, mixed to perfection live by the slovenian masters sare hevlicek and ichisan.
27 track collection of baleeric & nu-disco tunes compiled by acclaimed dj kiko navarro. features tracks from: 6th borough project, tiger & woods, yuki suzuki, social disco club / maia, mic newman, system status, coyote, tuccillo, nick jones experience, incarnations, anne wirz, alex wilson, richard earnshaw/imogen, and others...