e present the first of three 12inches to celebrate our 10th anniversary. for the a side detroit swindle radically rework sometimes into not another sometimes, a killer raw analogue jam that demonstrates a real development of the ds sound. for the b1 we re buzzing to finally release an original track from matthew styles, who s been on remix duties 3 times over the years, with the infectious house of jungle fever. last and by no means least the carter bros give us tempting disco fate, a rolling disco loop with the mother of all bassline changes at the end of the track. look out for part two dropping in april featuring a jimpster edit of galcher lustwerk, fort romeau remixing the first ever tsuba release from williams and a tsuba debut from roy comanchero.
kevin griffiths steps out front with the latest instalment of the tsuba loves compilation series focusing on the boss behind the label. the a side features an exclusive track to the album, continuing kevins love affair with the slower & chuggier end of the house spectrum. those nights listening to tim sweeneys beats in space show have not gone to waste! the b side brings together revolver and enjoy the bozak previously unavailable on vinyl.
following the all out of place ep released on tsuba limited in 2011 we welcome back blm with another outstanding 12 inch. intricate production and a warm pallette of sounds characterise blms work and this ep will further enhance his already burgeoning reputation as one of the uks most promising producers
incl. matthew styles remixes! its with great pleasure that we welcome franck roger with his debut tsuba release dont u know. franck is one of house musics most revered names with a production career that amoungst others spans releases on desolat, circus company and his own real tone imprint. dont u know centers around a vibey chicago bassline & tripped out distorted vocal. for the remix matthew styles, one of our favourite producers, gives two versions, a jackin club mix and a deeper dub.
vinyl only release - 350 hand stamped & numbered copies! creative swing alliance, the duo of pablo valentino and steven joyce ames,make their tsuba limited debut with the mother water ep. the original is deep & soulful house with a raw groove that shows enough restraint to hold back the bassline until the 5th minute.a2 track higher ground is a slow 110 bpm psychedelic house jam that oozes the vibe. medlar (wolf music) provides a standout house mix of mother water on the aa side.
KNICKERBOCKER / INCL MARK E RMX (LTD LIME COLOURED VINYL!)
12" Vinyl UK01.03.12
incl. mark e rmx , the supremely-talented australian producer mic newman delivers a stunning four track ep for the next instalment of the esteemed tsuba colours series, complete with remix from mark e (spectral / merc). mic newman has rapidly risen through the ranks of the house music elite with his remarkable productions, and his latest offering on tsuba reaffirms why he is one of the most in-demand producers around. shrinkwrapped and pressed on lime vinyl with matching sleeves, this release is a must for any vinyl collector. strictly limited to 500 copies. be quick!
ltd splattered coloured vinyl pressing!
head of his debut lp, adventures of tazz, the torontobased producer drops a 4-track vinyl sampler of outstanding house music for londons tsuba imprint. after debuting on tsuba in 2011 with the superb underground and welcome to dub eps and having spent the previous year releasing two singles for jus ed s underground quality, tazz is already hotly tipped for his fresh outlook on house. the adventures of tazz lp sampler comprises four cuts from the forthcoming album that see the producer deliver synth heavy, emotive and raw vibes in a distinctly detroit influenced style.
**vinyl only release - 500 hand stamped & numbered copies** , support by: nina kraviz, levon vincent, dj qu, jus ed and many more. the cherry on the cake is a stand out remix from patrice scott. there will be no repress and these tracks will not appear on any download stores! the third tsuba limited 12 inch sees tazz (underground quality) team up with giovanni for >welcome to dub<, a journey into the dubbier realms of house centering around a swirling melodic riff and raw analogue production
following an extended break tsuba returns, looking back to move forward with an official reissue of dreamworld by westworld originally released in 1990. the charms of this record endure 27 years later with a twinkling melody, starry eyed piano line and emotive bassline. the one and only gerd janson adds subtle touches to dreamworld and the old school flavoured the slam along with a dj tool of dub siren beats.
** repress 2016 / blackl vinyl !! **
detroit swindle have been making great waves in 2013 and more than live up to the hype with their powerful & stripped back soulful take on house. sometimes features a full female vox and that freak stuff walks a darker path with shades of basic channel. soulphiction completes a winning package with a deep underground house mix of that freak stuff!
we present the final part of the our 10th anniversary trilogy. for the a side one of the most iconic tracks from the tsuba catalogue gets a very special remix from dungeon meat. the dm duo of brawther and tristan da cunha retain the hooks from the original adding a break heavy groove and their own unique touches resulting in a remix that successfully straddles genres and will appeal to a variety of tastemaking djs. for the b1 midnight special, the project comprising tsuba boss kevin griffiths and justin drake, deliver nude runner which nods ahead towards disco with a rolling bassline and sampled strings. the closing track on the ep and our 10 year celebrations comes from m.ono and luvless with the proto nu house of fettluke. the three samplers are vinyl only releases.
we present the second of three 12inches to celebrate our 10th anniversary. deep house legend jimpster re-edits galcher lustwerk s nu day, adding his own mesmerising live keys and steering the original into classic deep house territory.
repressed 12 inch black vinyl !!
strictly vinyl only! big with: radio slave, sebo k, ralph lawson, mountain people, federico molinari, robert dietz, hector, anthony collins, clive henry, ethyl, justin drake,.. tsuba rarities is a collection of exclusive new remixes unreleased dubs and alternate versions. following her rekids debut last year nina kraviz is one of the most hyped artists of 2010 and she more than lives up to it with a truly stunning house remix of okain. clocking in at 12 -41 & complete with her own vocals and a bassline straight out of chicago, this mix has already blown the roof off panorama bar and fabric. one word - classic! for the aa side geddes & mic newman have reworked >lost souls< into >lost the love< adding a rather well known vocal on top.
we welcome back mr ks with his second tsuba ep, this time a collaboration with fellow frenchman rhythm & soul. the result is three tracks of pure underground house heat already receiving dj support from clive henry, djebali, chris carrier and dan ghenacia.
big ep!! ltd 2015 repress
supportet by loco dice, jamie jones, mountain people, federico molinari, konrad black, sebbo, radio slave, ewan pearson, martin landsky!! 2007 saw piece divison turn in a superb and heavily supported release for crosstown rebels as well as impeccable remixes for audio soul project and kerri chandler. 2008 sees them kick off a brand new project for tsuba. peace division presents the lab
repress 2015 - repressed on split tone black & yellow vinyl........
, big with: sebo k, axel boman, jimpster, 6th borough project, christopher rau, brendon moeller, felix hot chip, raresh, mic newman, gerd, iron curtis, deep space orchestra, dj deep, chris duckenfield, bearweasel ...
ltd 2015 repress
the final single from peace division duo justin drake & clive henry as they go their seperate ways after almost 15 years together!! big with loco dice, sascha dive, nick curly, 2000 and one, rozzo, timo maas, anja schneider and amongst others
we are excited to welcome sebo k to tsuba for his first post-mobilee release with the aquamarine ep. lead cut *reach out* is trademark sebo centering around a nagging bassline and vocal hook that joins the dots between chicago house and modern tech house. *aquamarine* shows a deeper side to sebos production and for the remix we have enlisted one of the true greats, mr fingers aka larry heard. the result is a stunner, with live keys and a bassline that could only come from one of the pioneers of house music.
following the ewan pearson rsd mixes we present further high quality remixes of craig bratleys debut album from velvet season & the hearts of gold and midnight special. velvet season & the hearts of gold remix computer controlled, one of the stand out tracks from the album
BUY THE TICKET, TAKE THE RIDE (EWAN PEARSON RMX)(BLUE 10 INCH)
coloured 10" Vinyl UK28.04.15
translucent blue colored 10 inch vinyl in hand stamped spined sleeve. craig bratleys critically acclaimed debut album was released late 2014 receiving plaudits from ra, fact, future music, ransom note & mixmag who made it disco album of the month. for record store day 2015 the legendary ewan pearson has delivered a stunning remix of mannequin, in both vocal & instrumental version.
fans of deep house will need little introduction to fred everything and shur-i-kan, two producers synonomous with the true roots of the genre. as you would expect the resulting collaboration is forward thinking deep house with depth and musicality in abundance. lead track common ground is all about the lead line, a delicate arppegiated melody paired with a chicago-esq bassline. there is also dub working the bassline to full effect. ep closer so leena neatly walks the line beween deep house and melodic techno.
vinyl only release, ltd 2015 repress !! dj support from nina kraviz, sebo k, dyed soundorom, d julz, burnski, bearweasel,.. tsuba goes back to basics with the launch of tsuba limited, a new sub label for vinyl only releases. its pleasure to have rio padice start the series with 4 underground house cuts that can be truly appreciated only on vinyl
BUY THE TICKET, TAKE THE RIDE (2X12 LP + MP3 + BAG)
2x12" Vinyl lp UK26.11.14
stalwart label tsuba continues its journey into eclectic musical territory with its next full-length project, *buy the ticket, take the ride*, the outstanding debut lp by english dark and dirty disco champion craig bratley. the double vinyl lp comes in a jute tote bag with download code included.
dj support from ewan pearson, erol alkan, justin robertson, damian lazarus, severino (horse meat disco), matt walsh, jacques renault, headman, mugwump, pete herbert, brett johnson, nathan detroit ...
black vinyl repress ! we are very excited to welcome detroit s norm talley to our tsuba colours series with the palmer park project ep.
dj support: ryan elliot, marcel dettmann, ben sims, jonas kopp, sascha dive, rolando, raresh, agoria, ryan crosson, cottam, lawrence, italojohnson, mr g, jimpster, galcher lustwerk, ame & d julz....
pdd are proud to welcome tsuba records to our exclusive roster. first up is a killer house ep from one of this years biggest names, waze & odyssey. early dj support from:bicep, dusky, kerri chandler & pete tong (bbc radio 1 play)
vinyl only, pressed only 350 copies... a double header featuring milton jackson and tsuba newcomers zoo look. milton leads with a very special track, the deeply hypnotic >requisite vocal science< and zoo look deliver a jackin underground houser with >i cant deny<.
*** vinyl only release***
we present a brand new artist with the debut ep from rydim, an alias from a well known producer who wishes to let the music of his new project do the talking.nash has been exclusively road tested by label boss kevin griffiths over recent months & is a big track for the dancefloor with hooky vox, percs and killer bassline. another tsuba ltd essential.
a killer underground house ep from rising star jamie trench. lead track cream with angus jefford is deep & groove heavy house, street lamps has a deeper vibe and ep closer back in the flow walks a dubbier path. another tsuba ltd essential!
vinyl only release !!
long standing tsuba artist spencer parker makes his limited debut complete with the first ever remix from italojohnson. the original mix has a deep detroit house flavour and the remix is a pure bomb as you would expect from the super hot italojohnson. this vinyl only release is a marriage made in heaven for vinyl junkies!
vinyl only release... we present our first v/a on tsuba limited with an ep that crosses different shades of underground house with a deep vocal cut from underground qualitys blm, classic house from moodtrap and a distinctive parisian vibe from moonrunners.
big new release from loco dices prodical son!! dj support from loco dice, franck roger, subb-an, dusky, jordan peak,.. tsubas favourite mexican, hector makes a welcome return to the label with the hide ep, his most accomplished work to date. the original of hide shows hector at his most melodic with live percussion and keys working in perfect harmony. b side follow the leader features a killer vocal and has been a secret weapon of desolat boss loco dice for several months.
DEJA VU (LTD EDITION AQUA VINYL + SHRINKWRAPPED SLEEP)
coloured 12" Vinyl UK22.06.12
vinyl only release
incl. virgo four remixes! sascha dive returns to tsuba colours with deja vu, a deep tribal workout from frankfurt s king of the groove. for the remix virgo fours merwyn gives a lesson in chicago house, working the piano from the original into what can only be described as an anthem on the strings mix. the free mix sees added vocals from merwyn to complete a classic addition to the colours series. shrinkwrapped and pressed on aqua vinyl with matching sleeves, this release is a must for any vinyl collector. strictly limited to 350 copies. be quick!
vinyl only! milton jackson delivers three tracks of pure underground house heat for tsuba limited. these are expertly crafted house trax for more discerning dancefloors with emphasis on killer grooves and hooky vocals. there will be no repress and these tracks will not appear on any download stores.be quick!
long time tsuba artist okain makes a welcome return to the label with the oclock ep. the original and no string dub show a deeper side to okain centering around classic house strings and bassline. tsuba has a great reputaion for truly killer remixes and gerd (clone / royal oak) lives up to that and then some! the huge bassline and hypnotic melodies show why after many years in the game. 2012 is definitely the year of gerd
limited 10 inch pressing... only 350 copies ww
following his acclaimed debut album >adventures of tazz<, we present a limited 10 inch featuring killer remixes of album tracks > worked it< from 6th borough project (delusions of grandeur) and > giovannis keys< from matthew styles (running back).
** vinyl only release **
heralding from the south of itay, samann was born in 1990 and has already developed a sound and substantial fan base way beyond his years. following a collaboration with the house legend chez damier,this is samanns debut solo release and comes complete with remix from man of the moment vakula. the originals on the ep have a distinct old school house flavour with a raw and underground edge. vakula keeps the melody but goes deep and trippy, layering a hypnotic bleepy riff throughout his mix.an essential tsuba limited release! there will be no repress and these tracks will not appear on any download stores. be quick!
***vinyl only***. following last years debut tsuba limited release its a pleasure to welcome back our favourite italian rio padice with > the return of the luchador<. the luchador story continues with 4 more tracks of timeless, raw and melodic house music all made with machines.
dj support from loco dice, sebo k, jimpster, d julz, luna city express, franck roger, matt tolfrey, manik, james teej, brothers vibe ...
tsuba is very pleased to welcome back spencer parker to the label alongside house legend ian pooley with the classic house of >feel the same<, in vocal and dub versions. aa side >acid roulette< has been fully road tested by spencer at panorama bar and is perfectly blended underground house with acid stabs & huge rolling bassline. big!
KINDA FINE EP (INCL. STEFFI REMIX) (LTD ORANGE COLOURED VINYL)
coloured 12" Vinyl UK30.09.11
***ltd edition orange vinyl***
comes in shrinkwrapped sleeve
dj support from efdemin, richie hawtin, franck roger, osunlade, rob mello, ethyl, huxley, iron curtis, anthony collins, melon, chris duckenfield, martin landsky,.. tsuba colours returns for the orange edition with rising star jordan peak who delivers two raw & soulful underground house trax. the remix from steffi is an absolute stunner, complete with soaring strings and warm analogue production. shrinkwrapped and pressed on orange vinyl with matching sleeves, this release is a must for any vinyl collector. strictly limited to 500 copies. be quick!
tsuba welcomes subb-an with >off the walls<, a slice of future chicago house with jackin bassline, catchy vocal hook and trippy touches you would expect from one of this years rising stars. for the remix, the mighty melon steps in with a tough house mix reminicent
ltd repress!! incl larry heard rmx, dj support from luciano, loco dice, wolf + lamb, rozzo, franck roger, the revenge, michel cleis, sascha dive, charles webster, osunlade, melon,.. moodymanc returns to the tsuba colours series for the black edition with the aptly titled >black paint<. featuring a spoken word vocal, sublime brass and a hypnotic lead hook the track effortlessly strandles the past and the future. for the remix the legendary larry heard truly adds his mark with a stunning house mix..
ltd edition 180 gram heavy, vinyl + shrinkwrapped sleeve , larry heard rmx, dj support from luciano, loco dice, wolf + lamb, rozzo, franck roger, the revenge, michel cleis, sascha dive, charles webster, osunlade, melon,.. moodymanc returns to the tsuba colours series for the black edition with the aptly titled >black paint<. featuring a spoken word vocal, sublime brass and a hypnotic lead hook the track effortlessly strandles the past and the future. for the remix the legendary larry heard truly adds his mark with a stunning house mix.. shrinkwrapped and pressed on 180 gram heavy vinyl with black sleeves & inners, this release is a must for any vinyl collector. strictly limited to 500 copies. be quick!
january 2011 marks the 5th anniversary of the label and to celebrate there will be two very special releases, the first of which brings together new killer remixes of tsuba classics. the one and only sebo k remixes nina kraviz & okain creating a true peak time house bomb. arto mwambe deliver an atmospheric acid mix of label boss kevin griffiths and art department live up to the hype with a synth driven mix of dyed soundorom. all in all a fitting package to celebrate part one of a very special birthday!,
hq house 3-tracker ... dj support jimpster, the revenge, 6th borough project, robert dietz, ralph lawson, dop, brothers vibe, burnski, tedd paterson, iron curtis, motorcitysoul, kiki, milton jackson, catz n dogz, meat, gorge, alex celler, okain, tini, jay tripwire, manik, moodymanc,.. following the hugely successful >solaris< release alongside geddes, mic newman makes his tsuba solo debut with the >not enough sleep< ep. mic has carved out an ep of trippy, groovy and hook laden house music demonstrating a very bright future for this young australian producer. fans of soul clap will enjoy this ep!! mic has previously released for 8 bit & freerange. this releases comes in a pvc sleeve
>trippin< is a bit of a sonic departure for alex niggemann showing a more mature sound with a nod to the old skool. the result is a big dancefloor track that will further increase the young producers rising profile. rio padice gives a taster for his forthcoming solo ep on tsuba with >uptown street<, a raw yet very warm deep house cut made purely with machine
incl. nivek tsoy remix aka house-legend: kevin yost !!!! dj support: sebo k, laurent garnier, robert dietz, franck roger, spencer parker, 2000 and one, lauhaus, meat, anthony collins, bearweasel.......hectors cv reads like a whos who of underground dance labels taking in mobilee, crosstown rebels, 8 bit, 20:20 vision, horizontal and phonica. now he makes his tsuba debut with the stunning >double standard< ep, featuring 3 peak time bombs and a housier mix from kevin yost under his nivek tsoy guise... an essential house release
federico molinari makes a welcome return to tsuba with >south african pesadello<, another sure shot for the dancefloor from the oslo main man. on the aa side damian schwartz delivers one of his finest remixes to date, retaining the trippy elements of the
like all previous sold out colours releases each 12inch is on coloured vinyl - this time purple - shrinkwrapped and strictly limited to 500 copies. be quick! dj support from jimpster, sebo k, lauhaus, osunlade, terry francis (fabric), meat, shur-i-kan, anthony collins, ed davenport, arnaud le texier, yakine, okain, bearweasel,.. following the hugely successful white ep with ethyl (the biggest selling release on tsuba last year) huxley makes his highly anticipated solo debut. lead cut >cobourg< shows huxleys love of uk garage and us deep house and has soul in abundance, whilst agnes delivers a stunning remix in his own imitiable style. on the flip >get your own< uses a choice miles davis sample to create a slice of deep & musical underground house. label boss kevin griffiths rounds off the ep with a chunky dub version
dj support from loco dice, robert dietz, matt tolfrey, dubfire, deetron, paul ritch, anja schneider, slam, steve lawler, mr g, alex niggemann, x-press 2, brothers vibe, tini, martin landsky, nick curly,.. in four short years tsuba has become one of the uks most respected underground house labels with releases from some of the worlds most desirable producers. one of the key artists in the tsuba family is samuel thalmann aka okain. okain has had an impressive few years releasing for tsuba, quartz and jetaime and whilst not in the studio has kept up an intense touring schedule taking in dates at some of the worlds leading clubs. his latest release kicks off with title track >sleepwalking<, a superb slice of bumpin groove laden house with subtle vocal hooks and a spacey hypnotic vibe. next up is >scream<, a track which once again journeys into the realms of rock solid house, featuring a rollin bassline, loose jackin percussion and refined melodic elements.
JUS GROOVE (INCL CHEZ DAMIER MIX) (REPRESS BLACK VINYL)
12" Vinyl UK12.05.10
repress in solid black ... releases for raum, drumpoet, oslo and his own deep vibes imprint have made sascha dive one of germanys most sought after producers. he now makes his highly anticipated tsuba debut with >jus groove< and as expected sascha delivers a killer for the dancefloor in his own distinctive style. the title says it all, an incessant groove based around a vocal sample from mr v. for the remix the legendary chez damier steps up with a classic house interpretation worthy of a man whose cv includes kms, the music institute and prescription.
dj support johnny d, nick curly, sebo k, martin landsky, livio & roby, gorge, shinedoe, einzelkind, ralph lawson, robert dietz, anthony collins, simon baker, brendon moeller, markus fix, daniel sanchez, dj wild, motorcitysoul, alex celler, okain, mazi,.. its a pleasure to welcome back oxia for his next tsuba release, this time alongside nicolas masseyeff. the resulting track >keep the drums< is a total killer house tune with the impeccible production that you would expect from oxia and nicolas. for the remix martinez provides a percussive bomb rounding of a package that looks set to be one of this years big releases.
JUS GROOVE (INCL CHEZ DAMIER MIX) (COLOURED VINYL)
coloured 12" Vinyl UK15.04.10
releases for raum, drumpoet, oslo and his own deep vibes imprint have made sascha dive one of germanys most sought after producers. he now makes his highly anticipated tsuba debut with >jus groove< and as expected sascha delivers a killer for the dancefloor in his own distinctive style. the title says it all, an incessant groove based around a vocal sample from mr v. for the remix the legendary chez damier steps up with a classic house interpretation worthy of a man whose cv includes kms, the music institute and prescription. like all colours releases each 12inch is on coloured vinyl - this time red - shrinkwrapped and strictly limited to 500 copies. be quick!
soul minority remix dj support from jimpster, osunlade, charles webster, ripperton, h.o.s.h, tony rodriguez, burnski, franck roger, john daly, melon, lee curtis, tricksi, rob mello, kiki, g-ha (sunkissed), alex flitsch, jay tripwire, brendon moeller, till von sein...
incl. julien chaptal & afrilounge following the success of last years >cantona kung fu<, tsuba label boss steps out front with the energetic bass heavy workout of >oh yeah<. julien chaptal delivers one of his finest mixes to date with jazzy keys and live double bass whilst on the aa side afrilounge threaten to steal the show with a peak time percussive roller. as tsuba founder kevin has steered the label to be one of the most respected and consistent uk imprints (the 2nd most charted uk label on ra following rekids). recent label events include tsuba showcases at fabric in london and watergate in berlin with more events planned throughout 2010. the recent collaboration with okain has become one of the four:twenty labels best sellers and a new project with justin drake is to be released over the coming months.
soul minority remix dj support from jimpster, osunlade, charles webster, ripperton, h.o.s.h, tony rodriguez, burnski, franck roger, john daly, melon, lee curtis, tricksi, rob mello, kiki, g-ha (sunkissed), alex flitsch, jay tripwire, brendon moeller, till von sein...
incl. huge dj sneak rmx !! dj support from raresh, 2000 and one, d’julz, robert dietz, nick curly, ekkohaus, dorian paic, nima gorji, livio & roby, joris voorn, shinedoe, lauhaus, alex niggeman, simon baker, slam, alex flitsch, moodymanc, agnes, miss jools, steve lawler, okain,..
incl lauhaus remix!! dj support from ralph lawson, guy gerber, d’julz, ekkohaus, 2000 and one, matt tolfrey, tedd patterson, martin landsky, markus fix, kreon, kabale und liebe, luke solomon, varoslav, clive henry, coyu, chris latner,.
ltd edition white vinyl in shrinkwrapped sleeve !!! big with: nick curly, martin landsky, agnes, lauhaus, gorge, moodymanc, markus fix, kabale und liebe, einzelkind, meat, motorcitysoul, milton jackson, brothers vibe, x-press 2, ekkohaus, kreon, brendon moeller, alex flitsch, willie graff,.. the tsuba colours series continues with the debut tsuba release from londoners ethyl & huxley with the >white ep<. like all tsuba colours releases each 12 inch is on coloured vinyl (this time white), shrinkwrapped and strictly limited to 500 copies. for relative newcomers with just one release on cecille to date, ethyl & huxley have a depth to their sound way beyond their years. a side >haiku da niente< is like all good deep house used to be – soulful, musical and gently hypnotic without a cliched key in sight. >mother tongue< has the vibe of an old skool masters at work track and the ep closes with the more up tempo >carte blanche<.
dj support from loco dice, heidi(radio 1), sascha dive, einzelkind,rozzo, dorian paic, livio & roby,anthony collins, seuil, martinlandsky, danny fiddo, ...
tsuba is proud to welcome federico molinari for his debut tsuba release with the infectious house groove of ‘party faktor’. this a total dancefloor bomb with clever vocal hook & sax stabs underpinned with a killer bassline. on the flip robert dietz provides a deeper disco tinged remix with cowbells galore to complete a stunningly good 12 inch! federico really needs no introduction, with his oslo and vinyl only loveletters from oslo labels making series waves in 2008 and 2009. ‘party faktor’ sums up all thats great about club music in 2009.
ltd edition green vinyl in coloured shrinkwrapped sleeve!!! dj support from 2000 and one, dop, d julz, livio & roby, matt tolfrey, spencer parker, milton jackson, seuil, miss jools, lauhaus, agnes, dyed soundorom, boris werner...
played by sebo k, timo maas, agnes, manuel tur, ian pooley, stimming, motorcitysoul, milton jackson, afrilounge, matt tolfrey, jamie jones, clive henry (dc10), jay shepherd, ashley beedle, luke soloman, djebali, shur-i-kan,...
played by: loco dice, nick curly, agnes, 2000 and one, martin landsky, clive henry (dc10), jimpster, manuel tur, dyed soundorom, d julz, anthony collins, milton jackson, dorian paic, motorcitysoul, losoul, vera (oslo)!! incl sascha dive remix. tsuba label boss kevin griffiths kicks off the series with the deep space funk house of >cantona kung fu< with artwork inspired by the legendary footballer eric cantona. for the remix sascha dive, undoubtably one of the producers of 2008, has delivered an inspiring house mix with an added vocal to complete a mouthwatering package. following remixes for steve lawler & dakotta in the first half of 2008, kevin has been cementing his reputation as a dj with sets at fabric and the end in london, lost baggage in sydney, zouk in singapore, snatch in miami, city hall in barcelona and for mandarine crew in mexico city. expect more new music in 2009... this edition comes in finest black coloured vinyl!
CANTONA KUNG FU (COLOURED VINYL) (SASCHA DIVE MIX)
coloured 12" Vinyl UK19.02.09
played by: loco dice, nick curly, agnes, 2000 and one, martin landsky, clive henry (dc10), jimpster, manuel tur, dyed soundorom, d julz, anthony collins, milton jackson, dorian paic, motorcitysoul, losoul, vera (oslo)!! incl sascha dive remix / tsuba colours is a new series of limited edition vinyl releases from one of the uks leading labels. the music will have a deeper, housier flavour and the packaging, artwork & vinyl will be based on the artists favourite colour and in an effort to get back to the glory days of the 12inch format each sleeve will be shrinkwrapped just like all good records used to be. tsuba label boss kevin griffiths kicks off the series with the deep space funk house of >cantona kung fu< with artwork inspired by the legendary footballer eric cantona. for the remix sascha dive, undoubtably one of the producers of 2008, has delivered an inspiring house mix with an added vocal to complete a mouthwatering package. following remixes for steve lawler & dakotta in the first half of 2008, kevin has been cementing his reputation as a dj with sets at fabric and the end in london, lost baggage in sydney, zouk in singapore, snatch in miami, city hall in barcelona and for mandarine crew in mexico city. expect more new music in 2009..
big support from: gregor tresher, loco dice, sebo k, nick curly, 2000andone, mirko loco and agnes.... tsuba starts 2009 with a bang with the first 12inch release on the label from rising star okain. having debuted on tsuba in july 2008 on the digital only >tsuba samurai ep<, sam okain steps up with his first full release for the label and its a big one. the original of >717< is deep tech house with a killer groove and a warm tripped out riff - a great combination of light and dark touches which results in an edgy but very accessible track. for the remix djulz ups the tempo and adds a splash of techno, spine tingling keys and jacking bassline. loco dice featured the mix on his recent radio 1 essential mix. the deep house of >slow ride< completes an ep of the highest quality. + huge djulz remix.
big one! spins from mandy, sebo k, dyed soundorom, glimpse, rob mello, jennifer cardini, adam beyer, anja schneider, h.o.s.h, ripperton, konrad black, martin landsky, afrilounge, dorian paic, matt tolfrey, kiki, mathias tanzmann, jimpster, nick curly, david k, eric borgo, okain,… ‘junkyard funk’ was one of the seminal house albums to come out of the uk in 2000. masters of the deep groove clive henry, also resident at dc10, and justin drake are one of the most respected duo’s in house music with over 10 years experience in the business. whilst many contemporaries have fallen by the wayside peace division have remained at the forefront of underground house. following 2007’s seminal ‘soft heavy’ ep for crosstown rebels, 2008 has seen them release a second coast 2 coast compilation for nrk and the critically acclaimed ‘the lab’ ep on tsuba. part 1 of ‘junkyard funk reconstructions’ sees jamie jones and rozzo update the classics. jamie jones has always been heavily inspired and influenced by peace division so when the opportunity arose to remix the seminal ‘bu4t’ he was more than a little excited. the result is his biggest remix to date.
+ classic agnes remix ! big one! played by sebo k, damian lazarus, anja schneider, loco dice , dorian paic, dan ghenacia, shonky (number 1 in his chart), seth troxler, martin landsky, clive henry (dc10), shinedoe, kiki, jimpster, lee jones (mymy), alex at
incl jamie jones mix (crosstown rebels, freak n chick, cocoon)... big with dubfire, audiofly, will saul, laurent garnier, kiki rozzo, radioslave, manuel tur, dyed soundorom, simon baker, agoria, c-rock, david k, dj koze, deetron, tiefschwarz, oxia, gregor tresher, clive henry..
support so far from: steve bug, loco dice, konrad black, dubfire, sasha, ewan pearson, audiofly, martin landsky, sander kleinenberg, danny howells,… part 1 – the first 12inch serves up the killer remixes for the tsuba faithful. will saul & tam coopers mix is deep, sexy & driving house music and one of their best mixes to date. following his own >jaguar shoes< single label boss kevin griffiths steps up with a deeper, tripped out mix with a killer groove for the afterhours
support so far from: steve bug, loco dice, konrad black, dubfire, sasha, ewan pearson, audiofly, martin landsky, sander kleinenberg, danny howells,… part 2 - ltd edition one sided 12inch featuring the huge original mix which encapsulates steves new sound - gritty groove lead big room electronic club music. steve describes the track as >getting the biggest crowd reaction of all my recent productions<
incl. ivan smagghe & tim paris mix !! techno anthem! huge support from tiefschwarz, oxia, miss kitten, agoria, john digweed, gregor thresher, laurent garnier, digitalism, jenifer cardini, mark knight, perc, kiki, tomboy, freeform five
..played by sebo k, jimpster, solomun, miss jools, kiki, david duriez, lee burridge, andre krom, tim paris, audiofly,…diynamic and kindisch records rising star h.o.s.h has delivered a super hot remix. its deep, hypnotic and spacey house underpinned with that all important jackin bassline. as a dj, geddes now holds international prominence with appearances in 2007 at berlins panorama bar and watergate, d!club in lausanne and the loft in barcelona. past performances have brought him success with large crowds as well as small taking in modest spaces,frankfurts robert johnson to the more substantial masses at sunday bests infamous bestival and renaissance >wild in the country< festival tsuba is proud to present the debut single from geddes, one third of rekleiner alongside audiofly and the man behind london and ibizas infamous mulletover parties. ..moodier tech house with shades of konrad black
support from claude von stroke, tiefschwarz, ricardo villalobos, laurent garnier, steve lawler, radioslave, sebo k, ripperton, misstress de funk (radio 1), kiki, xpress 2, guy gerber… this is the second part of the >three arches ep< from freak n chic and cocoon star david k. the deep and dub mixes were made with the afterparty in mind and centre around a low slung bassline, hypnotic groove and a tripped out melody. in david s words >this is one my favourite productions this year fusing the best elements of deep house and techno – i love to play these tracks<. samim ups the ante and delivers a killer club mix, adding a heavier bottom end and old skool riff whilst maintaining the dubby vibe of the original. one of his best mixes yet! an essential tsuba release.
incl excellent minimal peter dildo remix !! support on this release from tobi neumann, sebo k, laurent garnier, ripperton, shinedoe, d julz, jeff samuel, prins thomas, sander kleinenberg, sasse, mike monday !!
incl. motorcitysoul mix, support by laurent garnier, sven väth, chloe, x-press 2... following hot on the heels of danton eeproms twisted anthem >one thing leads to another< (still big with damian lazarus, radioslave, ivan smagghe & locodice) comes more sublime deepness with the first part of david ks >three arches< ep. david k has had quite a year so far with the huge >boul de nerf< (freak n chic) and >mayann< (cocoon). the original of >incoming< is a unique and essential track for all fans of deep electronic house music. for the remix motorcitysoul deliver a stunner, adding a heavier bottom end and their own melancholy melody that joins the dots between classic chicago trax, deep house and techno.
incl. daniel stefanik mix !! huge support from tiga, james holden, ewan pearson, laurent garnier, alexkid, paul woolford, jimpster, ben watt… the follow up to >jackin me< (tsuba 03) by eric borgo & olivier raymond has finally arrived, this time using olivier s better known alias of oxia. his >change works< single for kompakt was their best selling 12inch last year so this is a man on fire at the moment! the >07 mix< is no1 in john digweed s chart and one spin will tell u why – its an epic mix with elements of neotrance (the good stuff!) which place real emphasis on the builds & drops to create a melancholy dancefloor burner
incl. guy gerber & david k rmx, following the huge >beautiful noise< on rekids, spencer makes his tsuba debut with the gritty rain of bleeps that is >neon<. as with every tsuba release, on the flip there s an exciting remix on offer. this time guy gerber & david k combine to deliver a deep spacey interpretation with a jacking bass heavy groove. guy describes this as >my favourite ever remix<. with over 10.000 plays so far on myspace >neon< is a big release for tsuba, as these djs all agree: laurent garnier, funk d void, john digweed, tiefschwarz, james zabiela
milton jackson makes jackin house music for some of the most respected labels in the business – freerange, glasgow underground, crack n’ speed, urbantorque, tronicsole and silver network to name a few. in a nutshell >tech neeks< is a very big club record with a very big old skool rave riff! as a dj if you need a track to send the dancefloor into overdrive ‘tech neeks’ is your secret weapon. the original mix has a touch of fidget house about it already winning favour with switch, jesse rose and james mowbray ..
aural distortion returns for his second single on tsuba following the success of >fragmented< back in february. a side >overlap< combines the best bits of electro, deep house and tech house to create a spine tingling emotive epic. for the remix an-2 doesn t disappoint with a nu-disco mix that s lush, emotive and funky. supporters include lindstrom (we love the an-2 remix!!!), tom middleton, pete herbert, prins thomas, mudd, ewan pearson, radioslave
over the past 12 months the prolific zoo brazil have had releases on get physical, systematic, fine, harthouse and dessous. zoo brazil now kick off new tsuba offshoot, tsuba ltd, with a 2 track ep of driving electro-tech-house. dj support from: tiefschwarz, nic fanciulli, mike monday, geoffroy
>splenetik< really does justice to the term peak time, sitting neatly between electro and techno. dj support so far from cirez d, john dahlback, h man and thomas schumacher. norwegian producer stian klo is carving quite a name for himself collaborating with the likes of espen gulbrandsen, ozgur can, thomas nokling (manipura) and elusive..
eric borgo is resident dj at the loft in lausanne, switzerland. in 2002 he released his first ep with dani konig for the french goodlife label, gaining support from richie hawtin, rolando, the hacker and laurent garnier. big record.. support from – tiefschwarz, ivan smagghe, tiga, darren emerson, mike monday, ewan pearson !!! pure jackin chicago madness