** release date & shipping : 20.07.2018 **
vinyl box-set limited to 500 copies + includes the compilation on cd - cocoon recordings presents: r! includes a set of 6x12 inch exclusive fluorescent vinyl records which glow in the dark and create a * magical * effect while played in club.
for the fifth instalment on their label the vbx crew taps frontman ferro once more. his “i change. just like you ep” is a self proclaimed artistic statement from the man. whos rising star shows no signs of slowing down.
finally we are pleased to announce our tenth ep. which is for us a milestone and not by chance we chose and.rea. who has delivered four tracks with his style and an acid footprint. we do not want to add anything else and let his music speak.
the label’s latest offering comes from hamilton himself. who teams up with panick panick! label owner noha. offering a collaborative ep that is a fitting snapshot into the work of both individuals. the nohamilton ep gets underway with ‘lip service’. a rough-and-ready track with firm emphasis on a grinding. hypnotic loop that easily surpasses your average dj tool. highly finessed and progressing steadily. it’s the perfect example of how to do less with more. looking towards more sun-kissed planes. the duo deliver the ep s a2 track. a more heads- down cut that’s loaded with good-time grooves from the get go. sure to work a charm whenever it’s unleashed. ‘bored of life’ serves up an intriguing insight into both producers’ boundless studio output. romanian duo sit culminate matters with their ‘lip service’ rework. consisting of cristi cons and vlad caia. the pair have been excelling consistently. with both their resident advisor mix and latest release on the iconic sushitech label proving a potent reminder of this. taking the listener down the rabbit hole once more. they inject archie hamilton & noha s original with an eerie sheen. also adding an off-kilter baseline that’s hard not to get lost in. a suitably groove-led but unconventional interpretation. it closes off the ep with the sort of distinction we’ve come to expect from moscow.
marko nastic s third edition of easy tiger brings together some of the finest artists of the genre. each true to their own style. v.i.c.a.r.i.. marc & nils and sakro take their interpretations of marko’s bold. housey. morning inspired tune. v.i.c.a.r.i. keeps it low. tuned to afterparties mood. while sakro and marc & nils orientate their remixes more to club. prime time grooves. encircling the ep to four completely different tunes. set for different moods and individual preferences.
after a first release on yoyaku sublabel’s tartouffe. valeriaan is now launching his own imprint. balancing between groovy effective tool and smoky trippy sounds. drum procession shows valeriaan’s ambivalence… vinyl only
very limited repress! god said. let there be a firmament in the midst of the waters. and let it divide the waters from the waters. and god made the firmament. and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament: and it was so. and god called the firmament heaven. and there was evening and there was morning. a second day. this is the 2nd day of a 7 days journey.
limited 2018 repress !!
the timeless classic that is energy 52s >cafe del mar<. first released in 1993. has been rejuvenated and re-invented with 2 brand new remixes from germanys leading beat scientist ricardo villalobos. mysterious like a deserted bay at midnight. and blissful like the balmy white sands of ibizas hidden beaches. ricardos main mix snakes and meanders over 9 minutes of pure minimalist magic. filtering and reducing the originals main theme and bass pattern. a purely electronic interpretation is formed with ultra deep kick drums. and silky. woody textured percussion
the first long player on pressure traxx welomes dario reimann from darmstadt. known for his releases on sensual. la peña or offm he shows here in full length why he is one of the most interesting new school producers out there. delivering 8 diverse cuts that will stand the test of time. easily. step into -dario s castle-
gorje and izhevski return to all day i dream. finally! our russian exotic step brothers have their own elegant and distinctive sound that carefully balances musical emotion with signature beats. equally at home on the dance floor as well as your lounge floor in your spotify playlist. nikolai has been a long time fan of peter broderick and was given the opportunity to work with him last year. he (and dimitri) took peter s vocals and created something quite beautiful. both in ambient form as well as the 4:4 version. ta da! their new ep was well on it s way to completion. seeing as i m never satisfied though i insisted they stayed up late for another week and the result was l eternite. harking back to one of their first releases (calinerie) on the label this subtle melodic bomb will be heard as the sun sets or the sun rises across the universe this summer. if you re not already aware please check out the boys label too. shanti radio moscow is a label we at all day i dream love.
with new track warschauerstrasse . claudio ricci has created an expansive seven minute workout of twisted synths and deep house drums. the first remix comes from long time techno heavyweight timo maas and the prolific and inventive basti grub. their singular remix speeds up the original and layers in fluttering toms and percussive sounds as well as broad. groaning synths and the distant sound of a bustling city at rush hour. sudam label boss and ibiza based artist kintar flips the track into something spacious and haunting. eerie keys and sweeping synths keep you on edge as the rubbery techno groove rolls on into the night. bulgarian based metodi hristov loves to experiment and has a distinctive techno style that gains support from the likes of richie hawtin. carl cox and adam beyer. in his hands the track becomes a peak time tech banger.
this is tier’s first release and we just started levelling different stages with our friends ion ludwig and direkt. that being said. tier it’s a music label showcasing talent. in this journey we want to take everybody who fits in the same sound and shares same ideas as ours
tabla celebrates its fifth birthday with a very special vinyl release. the anniversary compilation features four dubby house and minimal techno jewels produced by alexkid. monsieur georget. sascha dive. as well as labelfounder micha klang and markus homm. vinyl only.
dan bay is a frankfurt am main situated composer. dj. live-performer and musician. most of the sounds he is working with. are based on classical synthesizers combined with field recorded samples. his latest vinyl-release is published at the label sucio. since 2017 dan bay is resident at the radio x fade dj night and can frequently be heard at clubs playing dj-livesets or analog synthesizer livesets with his electronic deep house band the mpc orchestra. his vocal-electropop project dan bay & maya will be playing several international concerts in clubs and festivals in 2018.
renaissance are back with the second instalment of their 25th anniversary ‘the remix collection” project. for the follow-up to solomun’s immense reworking of age of love. renaissance have bagged more techno royalty in the shape of italian duo tale of us. to take on the huge task of remixing another iconic 90’s classic.
mysterious japanese newcomer neem unveils his debut vinyl on japanese imprint aura music. the title track delivers some mechanical beats topped with delicate layers of samples and electronics. on the flip “forge” meanwhile is more abstract and spooky as strange voice murmurs on industrial background. “mustard-colored jacket” is a “basic channel” rooted minimal piece features some dub samples on heavy bass.
following a standout appearance on dvs1’s mistress label with his “just pain” track. the man from minneapolis. doubt. returns to don’t be afraid for the first time since 2014’s “poor dog” ep. in the interim he has continued to record on disposable commodities under the doubt moniker. whilst also exploring experimental and ambient sound under the name time heals nothing.
for his most inclusive outing to date. doubt mines the outer limits of minimal house music whilst still maintaining the vibe of alienation and melancholy that characterises his work. the mood of “april” is euphoric and carefree but dig deeper and the fragile beauty also suggests an impending and ominous apocalypse. “what is happening” and “samusex” counterbalance the a-side’s brief suggestion of joy with a mood closer to doubt’s previous work. the title track meanwhile recalls the work of labels like ifach and trelik with a swinging. stripped down dub sound.
laylla dane to release her debut record. known as a devoted. low-key selector and dj. the bulgarian delivers a refreshing class act of an ep on all-inn. swirling acid. mystic ambience and groove-ridden melancholia.
tokyo’s finest techno/house label vis rev set owned by tresvibes soundsystem released its 4th ep “vrs004 ? nord”. featuring essential but minimal structured tracks by vieux renard. as known as montreal’s guillaume coutu dumont. this title is his very first attempt as guillaume’s latest solo endeavor which he cited that it was time for him to return to his den and begin crafting his next magical shenanigans.
the next release on crosstown rebels sees made by pete come together once again with vocalist jem cooke. returning to damian lazarus’ impressive imprint. made by pete invites diynamic label boss solomun and gruuv founders audiojack to take on remix duties. the original cut of so long opens up the ep. you are at once immersed in its trance-inducing elements. intensified by cooke’s powerfully sensual vocals. solomun shapes the title track into a grittier. industrial version whilst audiojack’s leans on the more percussive side. with ambient sounds and a prominent vocal hook. closing the ep is modify saturn. a track graced by tribal drums that beckon you to succumb to the groove. made by pete has been carving a name for himself in the dance music scene over the past thirteen years. he’s had releases on respected labels such as dftd. crosstown rebels and kerri chandler’s madtech records. his music has been supported by some of the scene’s most respected taste-makers from pete tong to joris voorn and eats everything to groove armada. jem cooke has lent her stunning vocal talent to some major musical players including cher. zero 7. kate simko. martin garrix and hot since 82.
2018 repress coming in! underyourskin is proud to present the debut release from birds of mind – a duo from paris. alex and adrian compose a genre of music which is electronic. mostly nourished by the exploration of organic sounds and ancient chants. the ep is completed by remixes from el mundo and just emma who both turned flying through the souls in straighter versions for the dancefloors.
aaja is a uk based cultural project encompassing a space. label and parties. not following too many fads or trends. aaja is an audible quest for deep and raw club rollers and late night neon tales. for aaja001 we’re pleased to gather 4 friends and artists in their own right for a diverse. inaugural 4-track various artists ep.
REALM OF CONSCIOUSNESS PT. III (4X12 COLOURED GOLD VINYL)
coloured 4x12" Vinyl D04.07.18
the third realm of consciousness compilation on tale of us afterlife recordings is the label s most complete statement so far. the full spectrum of the label is on display here. as they continue to push the envelope with a high-quality and diverse selection of artists.
the third time is definitely a charm. dokutoku three is here headed up by doubtingthomas delivering a two track ep with seriously smooth jazz inspired atmospheres. the release is topped off by a raw grooving remix of ‘tandem’ by fellow frenchman alexkid.
loco dice has unveiled his darkly eclectic album ‘love letters. a 15-track embodiment of his diverse production range. featuring the latest single ‘were alive. the most highly anticipated record of his recent sets. dices third studio album after ‘7 dunham place and ‘underground sound suicide sees him reflecting on his musical influences and connections to dusseldorf and beyond. the album is packed with the producers typically forceful tones. which blur the lines between house and techno. utillising the bristling sounds and smooth drum beats. dices love letters album serves as an aural embodiment of the tones which make his sound so unique. throughout ‘love letters. dice uses his own vocals more frequently than on previous albums. which makes the production both trippier and more personal. representing past and present.
following on the psyfunk label compilation. that shed a great deal of attention on the budding argentine scene. is a full ep from alan castro. alan castro’s track “mi alma intoxicada” was a highlight of various artists #01 . definitively floaring and delicately rolling. on this new ep. castro shows his complex capacities in composition. “ciderfunk” is without a doubt one of the most mind-boggling tracks we’ve heard for a very long time. backed by “pacuriver” and “db mucho” which are both equally as intricate. as the epically adventurous a-side.
25 jahre kompakt sind kein grund sich aufzuregen. aber dennoch ein schöner anlass. einen gelassenen blick auf die lage der elektronischen musik zu werfen. denn der globale minimal-techno. in seinen unterschiedlichen spielarten. hat sich bekanntlich längst als beste tanzmusik der welt etabliert. recht so. was nun? gar nichts. weitertanzen.
tokyo japan based label fasten musique is now reaching its 12th release.the first release of 2018 sees stanning dublin based producer laughing man drops two original cuts of timeless house music ep compete with remixes from our resident artist yoshitaca is back to fasten musique since his debut ep and a talented canadian female artist alicia hush. ltd copies / only vinly
for over a decade now - first in paris. then montreal. and now in berlin - la fraicheur has been brewing her own deep blend of electronic beats. making a name for herself with her signature sound of powerful and emotionally charged techno sets. the queer feminist activist is a marathon dj who can go on for countless hours. running the gamut from classics. to new songs released only two hours before.
“self fulfilling prophecy”. la fraicheur’s debut lp recorded between underground resistance studios in detroit and her home studio in berlin. will be released early this summer on infiné. in the middle of her international tour through europe and south america.
nice price deal !!! dubfound joins heisenberg family with three dancefloor killerz. a bit electro and techno feeling but still deep & trippy as we like it! vinyl only. no digital promos & shares. blue transparent vinyl. 180g.
POLITICS OF DANCING X DJULZ & OLEG POLIAKOV (140 GR)
12" Vinyl UK04.07.18
second release of the new sub label from politics of dancing records. p.o.d cross. featuring label boys politics of dancing and their homies. d julz and oleg poliakov. another serious dance floor friendly 2 tracker cut for djs.
laura jones returns for another ep outing on her label. despite weighing in with an incendiary first release that found mandar s sam remixing infuse s karousel and a follow up from jones that included one of the sadly departed trevino s final remixes. the label took a backseat to the birth of her daugter in 2017. a year on however and the pace has picked up with an ep from renowned modular wizzard kamran sadeghi at the start of the year and this latest ep from the label boss. the two originals are a snapshot of her evolving style. pathway places skippy beats and sub heavy kicks under a soaring chord sequence. abstract vocal samples and ethereal pad riff. tough crowd takes a moodier approach with a menacing sub bass and drum arrangement. bubbling filters building to a hook that unfolds halfway through to create a moment of formidable intensity. lee renacre s recent revival of his 100 hz alias courtesy of well received outings on slow life and bosconi among others. has found the producer on career-best form and he turns in a sublime remix that makes deft use of delicate top lines and bubbling oscillators to create a powerfully heady atmosphere.
orbital london is born. a concept from the big smoke. providing a platform for the natural and raw talent of jack michael and associates. the opposite visions ep consists of four uk influenced records. with a certain garage and breaks tip. the title track is somewhat sought after. after support from several heads in the london scene. a seductive vocal sample leading you to a bassline. asking to be played on a club system. dogmatik boss alex arnout provides his take on opposite vision with a dubbed side winding rhythm. full support from the experienced artist. carrying on the heads down affair on the b side is ghetto trooper and kult . heavy sounds for the two steppers. laced with flickering rap style vocals. will make you move.
an original outlet. staying true to its home. breathing character. and absorbing flavours and influences from the surroundings the project is based upon. promising for the young artist.
chances are you ve already heard this track being played by zip or ricardo. it s been causing some damage on the dancefloor for almost a year now. and now it s finally available on wax. one sided 180g vinyl with a hand stamped label.
clone royal oak 043 delivering fresh new cuts from the dutch west-coast! adventurous psychedelic house tracks with colorful warm tones squeezed out of an artillery of warm and wooly sounding vintage synths creating futuristic vibes.
what can be said about the girl whose greatest friend was the mist? it can be said she was never short of adventure. for each time the mist cleared. it had a new surprise. rabbits and rocking horses came out of hats the size of hills. armies of ants played in marching bands. deer danced. giraffes juggled. elephants tap-danced atop the moon. flowers bloomed in the sky. and stars shone on the ground. because. why cant down be up? with the mist there was always the kind of hocus pocus that twisted itself into a pocus hocus. a shenanigan or a hijinks so high it could not be jinxed. but it had to be jumped. by a fish flown by a boy from out of town. it was enough to make her giddy with happy.
irenic003 is a cooperative effort by roger gerressen and his well known accomplices sinan alakus and ivano tetelepta. disc one is a collection of novio dub tribe tracks accompanied by an amazing remix by the incredibly talented udmo from australia. known for a string of well received and beautifully produced ep s on analogue attic. udmo took the original and did a nice stretched out rework for the early hours. on the second disc we find a few tracks from the vaults. two raw recordings by ivano tetelepta and roger gerressen and a track done by the labelboss himself..
mathias schaffhauser. founder of german label ware records debuts on third ear with a 3 track 12inch. this is big-sky. expansive. driving techno even the beatless version of grad minus 12. mathias schaffhaeusers ware records had a very recognisable sound. it was one of the defining labels of the cologne sound. most associated with kompakt these days. but in the 90s and early 00s. ware was as significant a label. especially for djs. this release is very much a good example of that sound. still sounding fresh and bristling with good energy.
jordan transformed his life this past year. it was a time of transition from one state of mind to another and falling in love. this record encapsulates this mental transition as well as a physical transition from his longtime home of new york to his new one in san francisco.
melodie opens up cinetic art records with two trippy cuts that will take you on a deep journey listening to them in your home or at the club. the b side also has a remix by legendary producer jay tripwire that takes you on an even deeper state. cinetic art records is about music which is constantly evolving and at the same time builds up a subtle energy in the listeners mind and body. vinyl only.
VOODO DUB - (INCL. EGAL 3 AKA VID & JACK WICKHAM REMIXES)
12" Vinyl D27.06.18
early support by: raresh & tini .... audionik is a well-known name in the latin america music scene by showcasing events for several years in mexico. now taking the first step to being recognized as a vinyl only music label with his own particular style. during the first sonic showcase they bring on board the infamous dubphone with its voodoo dub ep which comes with 2 outstanding renditions that needs no introduction. one by egal 3 and the other by jack wickham.
pt.ii sees tale of us collaborating with ovend. a french producer whose only prior output is a pair of eps for amandra s ahrpe label. mathew jonson. hunter/game and keith carnal are also among those making their afterlife label debut. while recondite. woo york and aether are back after previously appearing on the label.
afterlife and tale of us are proud to announcerealm of consciousness-. a 10-piece compilation expanding the afterlife totality into a label. the label and events will complement each other with one aim. to bring the crowd into another dimension of music perception with enthralling production to that ignite the senses.
after the successful release on enough! music 010. with daniel dreier. guido schneider is back and presents his new solo project - “micro vocal ep” on enough! music ltd. two very detailed and subtle tracks with the name “micro vocal” and “supernova” let us hear his musical passion. which has been his passion since the 90’s.
crosstown rebels deliver their next album in the form of a masterful offering from chic miniature. the cosmic duo. ernesto ferreyra and guillaume coutu dumont make a welcome return to the label with eight tracks of melodic bliss.
180g. 12” only incl. aiff download code the sun does not move. the sun has never seen a shadow. – leonardo da vinci paul and alessio of possible futures believe that some essential fractions in the history of music need to be transmitted in new ways to budding generations. as we seek to bring together a new educational system around contemporary music. we urge anyone with homologous intentions to get in touch. over the last 15 years. possible futures have been witnesses to the wildest fauna and flora the great nocturnal jungle has to o er. possible futures source their inspiration from the many shades of color that co-exist between black and white on the great designer’s palette. it is through their open and eclectic selections that possible futures turn the dancefloor into spaces of self-discovery and musical trance-en-dance. possible futures believe that the eternal act of dancing is one of the most active form of contemplation. facing our own selves in the mirror of movement. we realize that we indeed are reflections of one another at all times. compassion forms and in turns gives way to kindness and love
the third release of weorus comes with four massive tracks perfectly delivered by talented maurice giovannini and remixed by cocoon’s rising star dana ruh. the ep enter with “orange”. a mystically track perfect matched with the label concept of timeless music. dana ruh on a2 gives the perfect energy for a fully crowded dance floor. maintaining the spiritual feeling in the background. just a perfect interpretation. “plasma” for maurice is the tune that truly can make you go on a higher level. the structure. the sound design and feeling are deeply matched together for a nice and warm b1 start. “bunka” ends the ep in a perfect way giving you the need to reloop the entire ep. maurice again hits with a perfect vinyl already supported by ricardo villalobos. rhadoo and many others.
longtime friends and production partners ali Çakı.....r and soren jahan launch their new label hörru with a 4 track ep. hörru will focus on releasing vinyl from düve as well as personal projects from soren. ali and friends.
.....konsekvenser is a reduced house banger for the club. 808 live jam style. nej takes things a step back and with a little more attitude. saying no to you in the crowd. uzay kök is a hard dripping trance exploration. beluc closes the ep with a dialog between voice. flute and eliot bates on the oud.
l_cio is a brazilian artist who brings his own flute playing to his music. he has previously collaborated with the likes of portable on the huge hit ‘surrender’ and is a live act who has held residencies at plenty of key clubs in brazil. he’s also toured all over the world from egg london to robert johnson in frankfurt and released on labels like perlon. soul clap records and d.edge. his eight-track album is an emotive affair with deep house grooves embellished with his own spine tingling instrumentals and flute.
following his ep for amazing stories. otis makes good on his long time friendship with the partisan crew via four dazzling cuts of future-minded machine funk. from swinging techno to breakbeat and electro. all glued together by that 909 house vibe. the playful side of otis’ unique sound masks an understated swagger that will rock the floor wherever it’s played.
tripmastaz vinyl only imprint plant 74 dives into deeper direction with the fresh names coming all the way from russia. germany and israel. all of them are straight analog gear young porn stars delivering high class material for 2018.
catalog number-yotsume 002- used as a missing number in long years is released as the 5th work of sasaki hiroaki’s yotsume-music. this “winter ep” is sasaki’s latest release.it includes a remix by stewart walker who is a berlin based producer and based on experience releasing distinguished labels such as force inc. tresor. m_nus. starting from sasaki’s track a1”winter” has a long dubby bass. a pad sound is covering this euphoric minimal work which rhythm comes and goes like a returning wave. it likes snowscape of japanese ink painting. b1”stewart walker snowflake mix” is a reconstructed “winter” landscape and soundscape by stewart walker’s minimalistic approach.the grain of the sound with the three-dimensional feeling scattered on the low-frequency. it conjures images of the snow piling over the white. chill earth.b2”over” shows the another aspect of sasaki’s emotional side. it has a simple but selective rhythm and matter-of-factly composition of piano and pad sound. which makes us feel the end of a long journey. it s quality and brilliant minimal house release is shown how each of these three tracks differ this time. vinyl only.
nektar agu is next up on fake records with his 1111 ep. two originals: “1111” and “vaeeke” that have been supported by s.a.m and arapu and it comes with two remixes by cocoon heavyweight and raum musik boss markus fix & dorian paic under their mfdp moniker. and also one from the man of the moment jorge savoretti who has recently released on dorian’s raum musik and priku’s atipic. limited vinyl pressing.
for this seconde release. the brotherhood from marseille wanted to present their personal profiles. this ep is built like a various. but built with a common touch. the random bass! hypnotic. trippy and randomised. these tracks are done to push up the dancefloors. the last track is a downtempo vision of the eclectism of this southern crew. hip-hop beat and a bassline played by there friend mike b4. a real candy to close this ep!
this mirror-like musical progression starts with lots of dynamics and harmonies which then continue with a more sonically tranquil section while heading towards a dynamic ending. thus completing the symmetry and binding both parts in a seamless album.
KEPLER CONSPIRACY EP (INCL. LAPUCCI REMIX) (VINYL ONLY)
12" Vinyl ES26.06.18
antam is back from its galaxy ! for this second release. the french label adds a 100% italian flavor to his collection. frankie lazz delivers a complete ep with different tastes. droven by a bubbly-acid-spatial-brokenbeat style. as a remixer. the talented producer lapucci brings his vision of what life on mars looks like.
sedee joins the barcelona based label what.if with -gravedigger ep- - two bomb tracks vinyl that promise to get locked in your head. with his groovy infectious voice melody and the crazy (old pantytec style) basslines rhythms.
amazing release! new soulsity! vinyl only! handpainted label! amazing release! new soulsity! vinyl only! handpainted label! homemade ep is signed by mihai popescu . labels twelve release . already releasing some of his older tracks at soulsity. here comes 4 of mihais latest works. on a side the ep starts with untitled 3. a powefull but smooth inner trip fusioned with the nostalgic feeling of the 90s and is a tribute to the past. present and future generations of house-heads enthusiasts. it also introduces the second track of this side. >once upon..< a minimal-house journey to the realms of dreamy stories and infinite possibilities on the >hills of nowhere<. flip the side and you will find a more minimal orientated expressive part of mihai popescu . also a shift in the mood of the entire ep. b1 >prea serios< and >untitled 1< might seem the dark side of the moon but are rather infused with the same energy and afinity for dreamful scenarios.
impenetrable and compelling beats from cassius select on the fake death ep. his first offering for hypercolour after stunning releases on herberts accidental and unknown to the unknown. an ep brimming with forward thinking vigor and razor sharp edges across six cuts of mutilated beats and dense auras.