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sieben schweizer künstler, die die gleiche leidenschaft für musik teilen haben sich zu einer einzigartigen zusammenarbeit zusammengeschlossen. beteiligte künstler sind unter anderem melodiesinfonie, jack pattern, lexx, look like, alma negra, manuel fischer und les points.
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after heading up the first three releases of his akoya circles label, look like brings a brand new name into the fold.
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4 verspulte elektro tracks!
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for their third release, akoya circles label boss and modular synth whizz-kid look like serves up 3 tantalizing tracks with which to tease and test dancers. the south america via zurich producerís minimalist style lets him forge simple elements together into highly effective arrangements that allow lose beats and wonky synth squelches to punch in next to pristine melodies. with not a beat wasted, the tracks have a versatility rarely found across one ep. dreamwaterz is as apt a title as you could wish for. it is comprised of three fluid and nebular tracks, each with an initial dreaminess that belie deeper and irresistible currents of funk, perfect for 5am witching hour moments. nowhere is this more apparent on the title track. on first inspection a2 amnesia is a fat bottomed production with a lose, jazzy feel but there is a crafty rhythm just below the surface that cycles effortlessly from breakbeats to surging 4/4. the track is adventurous without losing sight of the dancers, guiding and teasing them between a pair of club standards. given the b side all to itself, world below is a highly musical track with only the softest hint of drums. while lending itself to club spins as a tool for layering it stands as an introspective and ethereal piece of music in its own right. the ideas present in the dreamwaterz ep and ice cool efficiency of their realisation makes this a must have ep for dj across a range of styles and with look like still an unknown quantity to most, potential secret weapon status.
SPRING & YOU
12" Vinyl UK
after his last ep b.a.b.e on drumpoet community look like aka luca duran is back with a new release on akoya circles. the solid and versatile four-tracker spring and you again shows his capacity to produce tracks that are inspired by the old detroit and chicago house music combined with modern elements. opener spring & you is oriented by the early detroit sample process and reminds us of the beauty and simplicity of this area. a2 arms akimbo the most disco oriented track on this 12inch is a timeless swing weapon. on the b side nothing to fear a heavy disco-house tune that certainly demands a shaking hip. followed by b2 white stairs a late night stomper. unsurprisingly the releases of the young colombian - swiss producer look like are receiving support from heavyweight diggers like laurent garnier, ben ufo, dvs1& detroit swindle.