theres no better man to mark the fiftieth release on wolf music than south london stalwart and og wolf family, medlar. marrying techy touches and ukg stylings, with sonar bumps and medlars signature, sample-heavy groove, its a fitting way to bring in the half century.
archeo trumps once again with a stunning reissue of riccardo giagni s highly desirable 1988 masterpiece -kaunis maa-. it s a subtle, refined body of work that places giagni s delicate guitar refrains front and centre, with a hazy mist of atmospheric synth pads drifting in the middle distance. the title track is especially sublime, folding dreamy exotica tones into the pastoral sound palette with stunning results. alongside the six original pieces, archeo have also commissioned a special, balearically charged remix from claremont 56 artist simon peter
second release from new york based label/party frendzone. this compilation features two tracks from elusive label stalwart ames henry (with paul kav on a1.) + an experimental tech- breakbeat composition from seasoned drum & bass producer fanu. finished with straight up hardcore junglism from label veteran octo octa.
previously unreleased songs by rampproduced by roy ayers and reissued as alimited 12 inch single in 2007 on luv n haight. both have been remastered and re-cut as a7in single and housed in a picture sleeve