six years after creating rutilance recording with dj steaw, gunnter takes care himself of the 17th release by signing his first ep. 4 tracks in different styles with common features: a heavy bass line, house drums and atmospheric synths.
profound sound presents the various vol.1 featuring four tracks with there own individual atmosphere, owen jay s bipyramid stepping between the house and techno field, melchior sultana s paris keeping things deep, colkin and javonntte teaming up to deliver the stunning in my soul and deep88 goes old school acid with his u are a deaf man.
ltd 2019 repress - sprung up from his much-fêted clubnight of the same name, bradley zero has enlisted fellow peckham local al dobson jr to inaugurate rhythm section international with this: rye lane volume 1, an 11 track mini-lp stuffed to the rafters with summery goodness. the importance of location on rye lane volume 1 appears both tantamount and inconsequential: many of the titles on offer dot specific points of reference on the map (peru, grenada, cameroon, columbia, peckhams rye lane), but dobson jr does his best to melt these heterogeneous influences down into something definably his own
scdd009 moves straight into the overtaking lane with skin on skin, from brisbane, australia. burning through red lights and 909s, sos takes us on a joyride through the backstreets of house with four murky bone-shakers. divided, each track on this propulsive debut is an unapologetic dance-floor anthem deranged samples, smoked-out percussion, fuck-you-up rhythm and a prominent early memphis rap motif. windows down for this one.
apollonia music unveils its latest release, which comes straight out of dan ghenacia s lab. the fresh new ep is amusingly titled the egg after his son, who was born just a few months ago, and sees dan bringing together three productions with different styles and flavours, each with an egg-related track name. it s been a while since monsieur ghenacia appeared on apollonia s label, but this ep is definitely worth the wait... on side a it s ö,,, la coque (boiled egg), aptly-titled with its aquatic low end percolating and bubbling away. quirky effects keep things interesting throughout, adding depth and movement... then we get a killer riff which lifts the vibes higher. once that disappears a mysterious set of chimes arises from the deep adding a mystical feel to the track before it continues on with its bubbly groove. flip the record over and side b kicks off with mykonos huevos , which boasts hard-hitting percussion and a sublime b-line designed to get those hips moving with a sensual rhythm. the insistent, dramatic atmosphere is relentless and this is one of those cuts that will captivate the dance floor when it s dropped. lastly, we have sunny side up which rounds off the ep nicely, bringing that sunday after hours vibe you ll find at dan s party godeep. this one has a heady vibe with a hypnotic main riff and secondary piano riff that complements it perfectly. the beats are crisp, the low end warm and soothing which, combined with progressively trippy atmospherics, envelopes you and transports you to a better place, way beyond the stars. ... and there it is, a thoroughly eggscelent ep from dan ghenacia, courtesy of apollonia music
italian producer/dj patrick gibin kick starts the year in fine style with our first release for 2019. cloud nine is a two track ep featuring the soul filled tones of detroit native javonntte on vocals and musical polymath mark de clive-lowe aka mcdl on keys. straight up four to the floor goodness that bumps and thumps with the slickest of grooves on both sides. check it!
mystique sound explorer scherbe is bursting out danceable groove science between epiphany and delusion. urban misty visions of a past and current future deconstructed and cludged together again, twisted and dubbed into danceable house. the ep contains 6 tracks in mid tempo, each of them having a distinct emotive and dense energy. ready to be played in clubs as well as tailored to accompany you in your everyday frenzy. steady work by dear friends, a heidelberg (germany) based label, is feeling honoured to disseminate his 3rd release featuring scherbe, who used to live a long time in heidelberg and is now based in dresden. this release fits well into scherbe¥s discography who yet released a variety of records on numerous german underground labels like uncanny valley, ors, kashual plastik and big bait.
afshin (djoon, paris) and kiss my black jazz make their debut on gamm with two incredibly well executed edits/reworks ! first up is a hand clappin gospel house workout and on the b-side a fierce ghetto disco-funk edit with driving rhythms and killer organ solos. both will surely do the business on a variety of floors.
new release from paolo macri with four housy and break tracks on squeeze the lemon, a new electronic music label based in turin, founded and curated by paolo macri and dario zappavigna. don’t stop yourself and squeeze the lemon.
matéria exótica, exotic matter in english, in physics, is described as special because it can bend spacetime in a way that time slows down. this is the energy the label wants people to have with its music. for the first record, el_txef_a delivers a 2 track side full of emotion and -martian- sounds as he often calls it. a basque producer who stands for a specific and complex sound signature, in his discography we find releases on labels like “permanent vacation”, “mule electronic” or “hypercolour”,he has as well released two long play albums “slow dancing in a burning room ( 2012 )” and “we walked home together ( 2014 )” aitor etxebarria is the man behind this mystic artist from bilbao “el_txef_a” american born, berlin based snad, who has labels like smallville or minibar in his repertoire was the chosen one to remix the main track, blue boat, and give it a dancefloor touch-
following releases from mituo shiomi / drum machine and takeshi kouzuki, italian imprint alley version is back courtesy of their third release, the split e.p. ‘parallel journeys’. limited vinyl only release.