incl andre kronert & pär grindvik rmxs
following on the heels of releases on labels as etruria, cocoon and elevate, italian-based dast makes his debut on off recordings. the ep kicks off with raid zone , a classic and timeless piece of spacy bigroom chord techno. system failure with its unsettling lead takes things more towards the latenight realm. and juan sanchez delivers an even more stomping and peaktime interpretation of raid zone , perfect to destroy festival dancefloors.
someone outside takes us on a journey into space with three pieces of shimmering and emotive techno. constellation opens the ep with a broken rhythm, sizzling hats and shimmering chord stabs. forbidden planet mixes driving percussion patterns with a deep pads. lost city resolves the ep with an energetic bassline and arpeggio hook.
paris-based madben makes his debut on off recordings with three tracks ranging from functional to rave-techno, based on the masterful use of distorted drums and synths.
off welcomes 2 new techno artists to its roster, spains rehmark, and uk s bahahs. both artists deliver one piece of functional and deeper techno each, all tracks share a raw and analogue feel.
following on the heels of last year s -circuit ep-, which got support from the likes of scuba, matthew dear and 2000 and one, andre crom starts into 2017 with -short circuit-, another offering of stripped back and highly functional dj-tools.
CIRCUIT / BREAKER
andre crom is back with what are likely to be the biggest club trax of his career so far.
karim sahraoui, known by releases on labels such as transmat, cocoon and arts, as well as dj appearances on boiler room and on dancefloors all around the world, makes his debut on off recordings. book of life is a melodic techno track in karim s signature style. warm and emotional, albeit with a strong drive for the dancefloor, it can set a strong accent in a set. italy s dast created a slamming peaktime techno interpretation, which is sure to create a massive effect on the dancefloor. syncopated chords and a rolling groove build towards an epic break. -exodus- is aptly named as a perfect track to close the set by the end of the night. lush and warm pads and melodies evoke a warm and optimistic atmosphere. anton pieete remixed exodus with a minimalistic and more groove-focused interpretation. altogether an ep with a timeless feel, spanning the borders between techno, house and electronica.
with the summer coming to an end, andre crom presents 2 dark and moody cuts between techno and house to return to the club dancefloor s.
charlotte de witte, without doubt one of belgium s fastest rising talents in the techno circuit, and known from two strong ep s on tiga s turbo label, makes her debut on off.
THE EXISTENCE EP
-the existence- is likely the most functional track we have yet heard from andre crom s recent series of solo ep s. a tight drum groove, a rolling, modulating acid bassline, eerie synth pads and a spaced out vocal create a mixture that s sure to fill any
after being introduced to the off camp by a number of sets on off showcases around the globe, amsterdam-based dj-producer lauhaus presents his premiere ep as one of the new core artists on the label.
three new dancefloor weapons from andre crom s recent production marathon. they are results of a journey both in location and style: written mostly during an extended asia tour, the three tracks explore the borders between techno and house, giving proof of crom s musical evolution. both melodic and highly functional, this ep is prepared to hit the clubs and festivals of the summer.
for his second ep as solo producer, melokolektiv reveals three original bangers, with the first two exploring his techno side and the final track swinging more towards tech house.
after years of mainly working on coproductions, andre crom started to dive deep into solo studio work in november 2015, and since then has been pretty much obsessed with nothing else.
CONTROL EP (INCL ECHONOMIST REMIX)
my favorite robot/cocoon mainstays villanova ramp up for their first release on offwith two original tracks and an appearance by raw tech aficionado echonomist on remix duty. the french duo stray from their prevailing blend of sensual house, crafting a darker aesthetic fit for the label s newfound coordinates.
nandu returns with full force on off recordings with glömde, a high strung melodic techno cut consisting of one original track and two revamps
italian bred artists uakoz & alex lentini deliver their debut off ep, after earning much praise for their recent outings on terminal m, flash and other labels
BEHIND THE GLASS
andre crom teams up with mysterious vocalist ségou to present an ep connecting electronica and tech house. the pack starts with andre s club mix, an intense arp-driven dancefloor burner, using heavily effected parts of the vocal to create a tripped out frenzy on the dancefloor. johannes brecht, one of 2015 s breakthrough artists thanks to his releases on labels like poker flat or diynamic, delivers a pristine remix in his very own jazz-house-electronica sound. the pack is completed by andre s -acoustronic- version, a melodic and melancholic song, fusing electronic and live instrumentation with ségou s haunting vocals.
CHILDREN OF ALEP
melokolektiv s french roots stay firmly put in blame , his first release as a one man project.
JETZT ODER NIE
globetrotting dj and producer luca venezia, better known as curses, indulges in his nocturnal and romantic side, revealing a penchant for dark basslines. jetzt oder nie opens proceedings with a straightforward bass and infectious arpeggio line. sebastian voigt s reinterpretation keeps the focus in the deep techno territory, introducing a steady paced and anxious facet. stepping into an industrial influenced soundscape, power of darkness revolves around the hypnotic vocal hook, gradually transcending the listener into a late-night dancefloor trance. infinity maker plays on the mesmerising repetition of the initial coarse drum pads, resulting in a straight-up techno tool. the synth lead stays in the deep end, progressing to a beautifully dubby and atmospheric finale.
one of the most promising newcomers around and known from releases on bedrock and aeon, italian born francys presents his first ep for off.
WALK EP (INCL ANDRE CROM REMIX)
nandu lands on off recordings with a spellbinding three-track debut. walk opens proceedings, merging a chugging low end with forlorn vocals, claves and clangs, setting a dark and trippy atmosphere. label head andre crom reworks the addictive original, twisting it into a swirling trip of layered synths and subtle, shuffling hi-hats. the exotic entitled limon sits somewhere in between. its off-the-wall drum programming and moody, arpeggiated synth line gives this one a late night feel that is sure to blow the roof off of any dance floor.
BLADE OF GRASS
inspired by the liberating seduction of house music in the 80s, italian producer, dj & artist andrea arcangeli is definitely a sound institute & technical virtuoso, presenting his blade of grass ep, off119. incipient with subtly uplifting bassline, the title track blade of grass creates a big sense of tension, while wavy vocals surround the differing layers of arcangelis first soundspace-strike. second track, sun black , contains a lighter bass & rhythmic-structure, but catches everyones perception through its neat melody. a track full of atmosphere. ...
italian melody makers modular project reveal their debut ep, a nature-dubbed and organic five track effort merging tech house and electronica. the endeavor kicks off with the nostalgy laden yet upbeat leaf, whose steady bassline gives leeway to a dreamy developing, synth lined harmony. aptly entitled into the woods, the second track goes into deep territory via distorted synths, a wave-reminiscent element that remains its central focus til the very last sequence. the woodlandish journey fully unfolds at the third track, a contrastingly darker ...
HOLD ON TONIGHT FEAT JOEL WELLS (INCL JONAS SAALBACH
andre crom returns to off with a deep and moody piece of house music. based on a layer of solid drums and a warm bassline, the track evolves with a gliding synth hook and bell theme, topped by a haunting vocal featuring bramwell. berlins rising star jonas saalbach delivers a spacy interpretation, altering the original theme and introducing new synth layers. finally, london-based ashwort adds a toolish deep techno remix, only using fragments of the vocal to give more focus to the groove.
LOSE YOURSELF EP
kicking off with the first track -lose yourself-, vikan arman mixes different cultural influences to an exciting and mysterious intro of the 3 track ep. guitars rise into unknown spaces of deep bass and hidden complexity of beatstructures.
me & her are back featuring billie fountains vocals with their new lost ep. the title track, highlighted by wavy sounds combined with shakers and rainy percussion, turns into a sphere of late-released bass and a melodic-melancholic vocal that takes the soul down to dusty places.
BLOW UP REMIX
melokolektiv and konvex & the shadow transform the original into an emotive electronica track, combining hypnotic pads and chords with a syncopated beat and cleverly chopped vocals.
FREEDOM CALL REMIXES
dubspeeka, known from a streak of amazing originals and remixes on drumcode, lnoe and other labels, makes his off debut with a deep dub techno remix in his signature style, chopping up the vocal in a hypnotic way. musumeci, who established himself with a small but very characteristic number of tracks on connaisseur, bedrock and his own -engrave ltd- label, delivers 2 remix versions, both in his trademark minimalistic and timeless production style. finally, melokolektiv, one of off s new core acts, deliver an interpretation that is both functional and epic, based on a latin flavoured groove.
CHANGE OF MIND
for the remix we had the pleasure of winning berlin s kiki, who kept the vibe intact adding melodic leads that take the scene complementing a bouncy bassline and using the vocal in a very minimal tasteful way. the package is completed with a dub version of the original, suited to the darker moments and sets.
SHOOTING STAR / MAREA EP
full of harmonic techhouse..
LOST N FREE EP
this time, they have collaborated with british producer and songwriter brolin, who has written a heart melting vocal for this release. as the lyrics and melody swirl across an uplifting instrumental, it becomes obvious that lost n free is the soundtrack for those introspective, early morning moments. the b side, doin it takes the release underground with its pulsing synths and piano stabs that gradually build over contagious basslines and swung drum hits.
featuring an eerie spoken word vocal by thomas gandey based on a tarot game, the instrumental is a true dancefloor anthem with hypnotizing arpeggiated analog bassline reminiscing of italo disco, tech drums and synth arrangement. everything flows together into a devilish spoken word breakdown where pads take over and hell breaks loose.
CAUGHT UP EP
-caught up- starts with a vocal break and showcases a great sampling work creating different climates all building around a killer funk groove, lots of trickery and naughty bass will make this one a memorable one when dropped at any club. -louis lane- is
-light up- gives the name to this ep, the track builds around a funky bassline but gets deep and intense with dominating synth work leading to huge breakdowns while always keeping the swing. -street knowledge- jacks things up a bit more with a more agress
LOVE LETTERS ( CROM & THANH REMIX)
now indie pop favourites metronomy seek their magic touch to turn -love letters- into a house tune with all the ingredients to create an epic vibe.
THAT S THE TROUBLE
this is for sure the ideal soundtrack for those lusty dancefloors. sexy and funky with a bit of darkness to it, enjoy!
OFF RECORDINGS 100 PART 2 (REMIXES)
OFF RECORDINGS 100 PART 1
together they stir up a tech-funk track which lets the listeners hang on a crazy weird synth-line for a few minutes until the song erupts in a funky bass-heavy tech groove that takes no prisoners!
we were long craving a little female touch here at off headquarters and we have luckily found exactly the right dose of girl-powered funk to amaze our fans all over the globe. me & her are two musical soul-sisters bridging different cultures and talents.
1. crom & thanh - these walls feat. ann saunderson the partnership of andre crom & chi thanh has already proven to be extremely productive, with a number of chartstorming originals and remixes.
mat.joe - luvit: as steady providers of some of the most exciting club music around, we brought one of our busiest core acts, mat.joe, back in the saddle with an outstanding 2-track ep to do the honors.
hot on the heels of his enormous collaboration with richy ahmed in the hot creations camp, our own kevin knapp returns with some extra infectious house beats to off and proves once again his versatility and flow both as a singer and behind the productions studio wheels
OVER / THE EDGE
A NEW RECREATION
its hard to think of dutch wonderboy franky rizardo without inmediately associating it with his massive contributions to the defected catalogue or his broad spectrum of mainroom hits including collaborations and remixes work for some of the most important names in the game. this time he proves his versatil nature by submerging himself into a more underground vibe, the type we learned to love so much at off headquarters. we didn t take long to decide once we heard what he had in store for us, the tracks were loud, sexy and intense.
sofi de la torre - vermillion (andre crom & chi thanh remix)sofi de la torre has a special charm, the sound of her voice inspires millions of thoughts and melodies and that was no exception for our star team composed by andre crom and chi thanh
andre crom and chi thanh worked together in the studio
mat.joe sure had an impressive breakthrough ride last year including worldwide recognition, endless touring schedule and an impressive catalogue of tracks and remixes including acclaimed eps in off which quickly scouted them as core artists.
THE BLOCK EP (INCL. FLASHMOB REMIX)
WARNING / JACK UR BODY
there is hardly a better example of the expression taking the world by storm than the case of purple disco machine.
MACHO MADNESS EP
robosonic has been a pivotal part of off recordings roster, their releases being highly expected every time and usually meaning instant dancefloor melting magic. with a hip hop and techno background and adding many frequent flyer miles with worldwide gig schedule, the pair shows no sign of stopping. this time is no exception, cord and sacha get back in their creative roll of sample wizardry to provide two mouth watering jams. they once again prove their love for organic sounds and reivindicate the use of the turntable as an instrument, adding that old-school vibe to their trademark beats. macho madness is quite a trip, sweet rhodes over a bouncy bassline, great sample work adding guitars and an insane speech. as always, breakdowns are intense and its impossible not to dance to the groove!for the second track, robosonic joins another off family team, mat.joe and together they go deep into their hip hop influences again working the samples as only they could, a little disco flavor, a driving bass...all the ingredients are there for another instant classic and a respectful shout out to detroit producer legend j dilla, who left the game too early. r.i.p!
DOWN FOR THIS
one of the most participative members of the off family, german production duo mat.joe, gets back on the release pipeline with a new exciting ep, this time collaborating with talented vocalist/producer/dj kevin knapp, already an important part of berlins underground dance scene.
SUPERSONIC EP (INCL. TUBE & BERGER REMIX)
after the great response on his last im a gin ep, we couldnt wait to get another betoko release here at off luckily we didnt have to wait too long for it. mexican man of the moment delivers supersonic, a robotic-vocal infused deep funk monster with his trademark bassline groove
SO LONG SUNSHINE EP
off welcomes once again a new member to the family. little introduction is needed for a tech-house groundbreaker like jay lumen, already owner of several number 1 records and with an amazing catalogue of hits on labels like suara, cadenza, great stuff or ministry of sound.
LETS PLAY EP (INCL. MAT.JOE & ANIMAL TRAINER REMIXES)
time for another successful introduction to the off roster. meet the spirit of chi thanh, a berlin based multi talented beat wizard who brings us an outstanding debut ep. lets play starts out with infectious acoustic guitars that get in groove with a driving yet deep beat and bass combo.
still hot on the heels of their massive hit *my house* , for more than a month, german team purple disco machine come back to off to infuse us with yet some more dancefloor destroying funk.
IM A GIN / U GOT 2
its time for a new off recordings music delivery, and this time we put betoko, one of the most exciting names in the global scene, in charge. mexican-born but based in london, this notorious musically trained producer unleashes all his melodic arsenal in two outstanding tracks for our delight.
GET ME RIGHT
as usual in off, we keep scouting the best in deep house throughout the whole world, this time our music venture takes us again to one of the most thriving scenes in the world: brazil. experienced duo from rio, bruce leroys formed by diogo & marcelo make their debut with a huge first ep
FRENCH 75 EP (INCL. LEFTWING & KODY REMIX)
offs evergrowing catalogue reaches up to 61 and continues to showcase new talent to the world. this time welcoming panos & sentenza, a multi territorial duo combining influences from the seminal us midwest and the warm coasts of the greek mediterranean
martin ikin aka soul purpose is no stranger to success, his amazing trademark quirky house beats have made their way to imprints as big as defected or nervous, topping the charts many times.
PURPLE DISCO MACHINE / JAMES SILK / MALENTE & TEENAGE MUTANTS
purple disco machine - my house.james silk - these sheetssummer is here, and we at off are proud to be once again a steady provider of sunny vibes with this lovely 2-track ep. purple disco machine from dresden, germany step up to the plate with a soul/disco-infused house tune
FROZEN EP (JAYME & ANDY GEORGE REMIX)
here at off we are very proud to welcome a very exciting new collaboration team including one of the fastest growing acts on the scene in the last couple of years. mexican wonder-team climbers, already praised for massive releases on the likes of get physical, culprit and electronique, team up with londons own silky (my favourite robot, nurvous) and barber (faceless recs) to put together a solid ep surely destined to have room in everyones set this summer.
HOT STRINGS / MUSICOLOGY
off053 - marlon hoffstadt & dansson - hot stringsoff recordings jumps back to its headquarters and brings on the young talented production duo of berlin-based marlon hoffstadt and dansson. sounding promising with releases already scheduled on play it down and stil von talent
the argentina-based dj/producer-team delivers fool me,an outstanding deephouse-nudisco fusion with diva vocals and a massive bass. on the flipside personality brings everything back to the underground with a deep spoken-word-bassline tune with the outstanding performance
LETS DRINK EP
one of the most original and popular artists of the current deephousescene, kolombo has gained a huge following reflected in countless gigsall over the planet. fusing elements of funk, house and hiphop, his off-debut is a trademarkproduction
following up on their massive off debut from last summer, leftwing & kody deliver another heavy dose of 90ies inspired garage & bass-house goodness. you were is a clean and stripped back peaktime tool, relying on its catchy and energetic synth/bass-hookline.
BRIGHT LIGHTS GO TO LIVE EP
off046 - tiger stripes:known since years due to countless hits on labels like get physical, noir or toolroom, tiger stripes presents his debut on off recordings.the original of bright lights is a dark underground pop affair, perfect to spice up your set
SMALL PROPOSITION EP
born in mexico and currently based in barcelona, miguel puente made himself a name with releases on hot waves and art departments no. 19 music.for his off-debut he presents 2 diverse originals:small proposition is all about its catchy and bold vocal sample and a massive bassline
METAL EP (JORDAN PEAK RMX)
support by: mathias kaden, chris carrier, simon baker, reboot, steve lawler, hnqo, luna city express, wildcats, robert owens
REALITY EP (INCL HOMEWORK & DUSKY RMXS)
reality took the soul ii soul - back 2 life sample ...
WORST LOVE EP
big with maya jane coles, round table knights, homework, claude von stroke, robert owens, wildkats, nhan solo, shir khan,.. berlin-based robosonic welcome the springtime with their first off ep. >worst love< uses an anthemic sample to create a groovy dancefloor burner with tight groove. doctor dru delivers a contemporary underground pop remix. fritz zander from the suol collective made a > panorama bar 9 am<-styled remix for the real house-heads. and with >thankful<, robosonic give us a 2nd original track, slightly more toolish than worst love
incl. manik & hot since 82 rmxschris james, 50 % of one of the fastest rising artists of 2011, coat of arms, presents his first off ep. and theyear might be young, but we predict this will be one of our highlights for 2012. nothing else matters is a massivepeaktime anthem. cutting-edge production, a massive bassline, anthemic vocals. the remix by hot since 82 transforms the original into an even darker affair, adding spooky synth pads and a slightly techier groove. for on & on james takes similar ingredients as for nothing else matters - killer bass, irresistible vocal, massive production- but cooks up a slightly deeper track, perfect to be enjoyed at the earlier or later hours of the night. man of the moment manik nyc delivers a massive remix for on & on, adding a subsonic garage-ish bassline, eerie synth stabs,little acid licks and jacking rimshots.
STREET TALK EP
french underground legend chris carrier returns for his 2nd ep on off. street talk is a trademark track for carrier,tight groove and massive bassline completed with funky samples and a 100% dancefloor appeal. matt tolfrey and sam russo deliver a stripped back remix, introducing a hypnotic synth hook. planet patrol is another groovemonster in 2 versions, once with a massive hiphouse vocal and the other one as dub for djs who prefer the pure groove. for sweet cookie carrier presents another side of his - the disco lover. sample-heavy, funky as hell, this one will serve as a perfect peaktime tool for all lovers of wolf & lamb, soul clap etc.
OUR THANG (ANDRE CROM & MARTIN DAWSON REMIX)
possibly the biggest release on off in 2011 so far! off 26 introduces two new talents to the label: berlin-based friends daniel dexter and nhan solo. they deliver >our thang<, a dead-funky discofied summer tune, based on samples which all lovers of 90ies hiphop will dearly remember. on the flip side, labelowner andre crom & martin dawson deliver a deeper, more linear interpretation, based around a mighty bassline and an epic slowdown in the main break. second remix comes from luca lozano & sacha robotti, who score with a raw and toolish groove, adding further elements of the sampled song and additional sweet vocals.
GET BACK TO THE RAW - PART 3/3
big with: reboot, luciano, nick curly, sis, robert dietz, dj t, raresh, luna city express, martin eyerer, julian chaptal, lauhaus, kabale & liebe, phil weeks, audiofly, agnes, steve lawler, brothers vibe, inland knights, ekkohaus, gorge, markus fix, shinedoe, meat, andrew grant, nekes, anthony collins, ...
OFF025 - GET BACK TO THE RAW (2CD)
to celebrate this, the off crew delivers a triple vinyl, double cd & digital compilation with contributions from established off acts like crom & dawson, einzelkind, nima gorji, chris carrier, dj w!ld, huxley, thyladomid or luca doobie. but it will also welcome new acts to the label like david august, ian pooley, varoslav vs. werner niedermeier, robytek, alejandro mosso or posh.thats 15 slices of pure off flavour, from deephouse to peaktime floorfillers to spaced out floaters for the afterhour. without further talk, check out the music.
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GET BACK TO THE RAW - PART 2/3
big with: reboot, luciano, nick curly, sis, robert dietz, dj t, raresh, luna city express, martin eyerer, julian chaptal, lauhaus, kabale & liebe, phil weeks, audiofly, agnes, steve lawler, brothers vibe, inland knights, ekkohaus, gorge, markus fix, shinedoe, meat, andrew grant, nekes, anthony collins,
GET BACK TO THE RAW - PART 1/3
including tracks by andre crom & martin dawson, varoslav & werner niedermeier, einzelkind, chris carrier!
big with: reboot, luciano, nick curly, sis, robert dietz, dj t, raresh, luna city express, martin eyerer, julian chaptal, lauhaus, kabale & liebe, phil weeks, audiofly, agnes, steve lawler, brothers vibe, inland knights, ekkohaus, gorge, markus fix, shinedoe, meat, andrew grant, nekes, anthony collins ...
STREET MOVEMENT EP (OLENE KADAR REMIX)
you like oldskool? we surely do. anil aras, stooge wilson, samuel deep and firdjel medar are four dj/producers from the netherlands with a strong passion for oldskool - garage - influenced house music. they present three toolish cuts guaranteed to make you dance and describe their style as slapfunk wich also is the name of their soon-to-be-launched own label. for now they present us three great tracks for off: >street movement< and >original slapfunk< are intense bassheavy groovetools, while >set the record straight< adds some true new york vibe on top of a straight up 909-groove. olene kadar, one of the rising stars on the dutch scene thanks to his recent bombs like >baby keep it up< delivers a great remix for samuels >street movement<, all focused on that massive garage-sub.
YOU RE NOT A DJ EP
big with: jesse rose, reboot, timo maas, sebo k, dj t, phil weeks, raresh, andrew grant, gel abril, markus fix, meat, affkt, anthony collins, ekkohaus
MAD & SON EP (INCL DJ W!LD RMX)
big with julien chaptal, luciano, gel abril, mihai popoviciu, keinemusik crew, nekes, affkt, meat, anthony collins, luca doobie, mirco violi, varoslav,.. dj sneak-fans, check this one out! the connection between off and italy has always been strong, now another promising act from the italian capital rome will be added to the off roster. >mad & son< is a massive floorburner, possibly one of the most danceable tracks ever released on off. a huge classic italo-disco-sample cut up, looped and accompanied by self-played keys, a massive groove and killer bassline. off-regular dj w!ld delivers one of his classical linear and toolish mixes, taking back the use of the discoloop and focusing more on the groove. >phased< works quite similar to >mad & son<, also working with a discoloop but adding raw spoken-wordvocs. dancefloor-destruction guaranteed. >whats going on< is probably the most sneak-ish tracks of the bunch, an intense filtered loop, jacking beat, techhousy groove and driving vocals.
FUNK STAR EP / INCL REBOOT RMX
big with: audiofly, luciano, nick curly, gorge, sebo k, dj t, sis, kabale & liebe, gel abril, julien chaptal, anthony collins, martin dawson, ekkohaus, toni rios, brothers vibe, robert dietz, affkt, marco resmann
ABOUT YOU EP
big with: reboot, dj t, robert dietz, audiofly, thomilla, dj w!ld, ray okpara, gel abril, gorge, mihai popoviciu, brothers vibe, toni rios, affkt, daria, mario aureo, luca doobie,... after delivering one of the hits of this summer >gonna be alright<, crom & dawson get back with their second full ep on off, presenting four diverse tracks between dancefloor demolition and delicious deepness. >about you< clearly belongs to the first kind. a full-on techhouse bassline, that ever-driving vocal loop and a killer break wont leave any floor untouched. >ballistics< is perfect for the later parts of the night, with a chordheavy techy theme, soulful oldschool vocals and a break of shifting delay madness.
BAD HABIT EP
support by: reboot, audiofly, dj t., michel cleis, gel abril, brothers vibe, ekkohaus, phil weeks, luca bacchetti, daniel dreier, toni rios, andre crom & many more ... bomb alert! for >bad habit< affkt and samuel dan get to work on one of the biggest vocals of house music, turning it into a pure underground club anthem. if youre not dancing to this you re dead. on the flipside they give a showcase of their much deeper side with the jazzy discoish playful piano madness on germinia, and the relaxed summerish deep groovetool that >forlyn< is. and if youre up for some real oldschool madness in early 80ies hiphop style, try the vocal version of germinia. altogether a very diverse release that shows a stunning combination of clubfocus and musical skills...!
incl. brothers vibe remix !! big with reboot, timo maas, jesse rose, sis, alex niggemann, robert dietz, mihai popoviciu, shinedoe, ray okpara,..
CHEEK ON CHEEK EP / INCL CHRIS LATTNER RMX
support: reboot, nick curly, sis, shinedoe, italoboyz, jesse rose, affkt, ekkohaus, gel abril, boris werner, brothers vibe, chris lattner, nekes, anthony collins, mendo, michai popoviciu, marco resmann,
MOODS EP (INCL MARCIN CZUBALA RMX)
support by: reboot, jesse rose, italoboyz, lauhaus, d julz, anthony collins, karotte, robert dietz, andre crom & many more
LA FABOURIENNE EP
support by luciano, reboot, sebo k, raresh, nuick curly.... chris carrier, one of the most respected names of the french underground house scene for more than 10 years, delivers his debut ep for off recordings. la fabourienne is the kind of peaktime tracks that you know and love off for, jacking grooves, a strong bassline and an infectious saxophone theme will turn your dancefloor upside down – guaranteed! jeudi is a completely different affair – a laidback sparse groove, garnered with 100% self-played live instruments and percussions show carriers deeper side, making this outstanding piece of music the deepest and most musical track released on off so far. william kouam djoko, one of biggest fresh talents of amsterdams ever-growing house scene, delivers a unique interpretation of jeudi for his friend and house-hero mr. carrier, straightening the deep original into a twisted techno-jazz-experience for the feet and the heart in two interpretations: the vinyls perky mix is more aimed at the dancefloor, while the trippy aftermath mix is perfect for afterhours. the ep is finished by cycles gladiator, a deep and timeless housetool typical for mr. carrier, perfect for the earlier or later hours of the night
after a much-loved freerange ep, berlins andre crom & milans luca doobie return to their home label. >sometimes< might be the duos biggest dancefloor-burner since their breakthrough-track >ebony<. a tight groove, killer bassline, techy chord stabs and infectious vocals are the recipe for a pure peaktime anthem that will rock both house and techno sets.
>whats happening< is a deeper, more quirky atmospheric bass-heavy groovetool, with freaky vocals and a pretty unique vibe.
federico molinari gives sometimes a deep remix in typical oslo style, working with the chord stabs on a monotone hypnotic groove and subtle fx & modulations.
the vinyl is completed by broadway, a reminiscence to classic 90ies house music from new york, presented with a modern sounddesign. classic saxophone and organ stabs, a funky trumpet loop and soulful female vocals, this track is a musthave for all deephouse lovers.
FEEL IP EP (INCL PHIL WEEKS GHETTO MIX)
oldschool lovers, get ready for something very special! big with dj sneak, audiofly, federicomolinari, d julz, ekkohaus, alex picone, lauhaus, dj wild, robert dietz, kabale & liebe, agnés, gel abril, mark farina, hector moralez, iz, gavin herlihy, m.in,..
supported by locodice, nick curly, sis, audiofly, shinedoe, dj t., robert dietz, konrad black, david labeij, matt john, dan ghenacia, gel abril, lauhaus, markus fix, andre crom & many more. tool alert! manu-l & paul cart deliver three original tracks 100 percent aimed at the dancefloor. keep on is a rough oldschoolish peaktime rocker, with massive bassline and catchy vocal, drop this in your set and be sure to get the dancefloor go wild... babajee is a more emotional soulful percussive track, with extremely catchy vocals, perfect for the later hours of the night, a beautiful memory of the gone summer. maybe the most particular track of the pack is multicolours, a quirky groovetool with fresh and original sounds. nima gorji delivers a deep techy interpretation of multicolours, completing the package in the perfect way.
BAD CHOICE EP
big with: reboot, federico molinari, audiofly, alex niggemann, kabale und liebe, luca bacchetti, lauhaus, markus fix, anthony collins, andre crom, m.in italian dj-producers larsen & luca marano deliver their off debut after already releasing on no. 1 italian label tenax recordings. a1, “greek” is a full-on primetime dancefloor bomb, building the tension with a disco-ish hookline before dropping into a huge drum break which will tear the dancefloor into pieces when the kick gets back in. “bad choice” features a massive walking jazz-bassline, supplemented by wasted long breaks and tripped-out samples, perfect for the later hours ..
GOT YOU THERE EP
supported by: italoboyz, josh wink, shinedoe, matt john, einzelkind, federico molinari, lauhaus, markus fix, ray okpara, karotte, djw!ld, robert dietz, nekes & many more
GET ON A FREAK EP / INCL JACUZZI BOYS RMX
big with: luciano, kabale und liebe, lauhaus, ray okpara, ali kuru, gel abril, gavin herlihy, riva starr
100 YEARS LATER EP
big with kabale und liebe, robert dietz, markus fix, lauhaus, tiefschwarz, andre crom, masomenos and many more....
EBONY EP (INCL RAY OKPARA REMIX)
support by: italoboyz, audiofly, timo maas, jesse rose, johnny d, sascha dive, einzelkind, chris carrier, rhadoo, lauhaus, nekes, julien chaptal, gel abril, luca bacchetti, karotte, anthony collins, luciano esse, riva starr, m.in, jamy wing, mirco violi, fabio giannelli
big with onur Özer, jay haze, kabale & liebe, markus fix, lauhaus, reboot and many more...
big with lauhaus, italoboyz, mathias kaden, josh wink and many more !! already known for releasing a successful ep on einmaleins short ago, jamy wing is a sympathetic young dj and producer based in jena and well connected to the familiary scene of the area
PARK LIFE EP
after the great label launch with the >japan woman ep< its time for off recordings #2! support by matt john, luke solomon, ilario alicante, dave ellesmere, ruede hagelstein, laurent garnier, jamy wing & many more!
JAPAN WOMAN EP
great new andre crom label with support by masomenos, lauhaus, luke solomon, jesse rose, matt john, nekes, anthony collins, karotte, laurent garnier, ilario alicante, luca bacchetti, julien chaptal, riva starr, luciano esse, dan drastic, nima gorji!!