a classic slice of philadelphia funk from peoples choice. officially remastered and reissued for 2018. here we go again is a definitive. feel-good disco stomper combining a full frontal bassline. infectious keys and staccato guitar licks that effortlessly build and build throughout the track. cries of here we go again ring out at it s peak epitomising the feeling that this groove could last forever. keeping up that perpetual good time groove the b side houses the mighty jam. jam. jam (all night long). a track doused in the funk. from the rugged vocals to the addictive hooks. it ll worm it s way into your head for weeks.
second release on new la based pleasure of love label. barcelonas pau roca on editorial duties. soulful disco grooves and rare south african funk are subtly retooled. teased out. and extended to perfection for dj use. born out of a dingy basement club in hollywood. pleasure of love has grown from anything goes disco house party to adventurous re-edit label. reworks reflect the spirit of the party and limited pressing of 300 matches the capacity of the venue that holds it each week.
the phantasm label has something special up its sleeve for june: a new ep from amsterdam outfit pin up club and an excellent remix from lady of the moment. dfa star and disco innovator perel.
<br< this young label comes from sinchi collective in association with night noise and has quickly established itself with innovative music. that continues with the trippy leftfield electronica and dark disco and ebm flavours of pin up club. who have worked on labels like nein. relish. bordello a parigi and known for their dj and live sets at locations such as berlin s salon zur wilden renate and amsterdam s dgtl.
in their own words. -for this ep we chose to work with natural ambient sounds as a background for each track. so if you listen carefully you can hear dogs barking. crickets chirping and other ambient noises we ve recorded ourselves on our travels.- say the pair who derived these tracks from live jam sessions using plenty of proper hardware. a roland space echo and fender stratocaster. amongst other things .
to celebrate two decades of skylax records. label head hardrock striker teams up with long time friend and co-worker dj sprinkles as skylax house explosion (s.h.e.). they present the second of three exclusive vinyl releases accompanying the mix cd for the 20 years compilation. all three eps will feature previously unreleased music curated by dj sprinkles and hardrock striker. “i think of one time in new york when they wouldn t let me into the loft. and i could hear they were actually playing one of my records on the dance floor at that very moment. i shit you not.” – dj sprinkles. midtown 120 blues (2008).
love bite compiles the efforts of a cadre of talented djs-cum-producers from across the globe for a selection of 4 songs each tailored for before. during and after peak time at your pool party or discotheque.
mr bongo presents the first 12inch in a series of remix packages curated from ebo taylors brand new album yen ara. the 81-year-old composer. arranger. guitarist and vocalist has been a key figure in the evolving afro-funk sound since the seventies. working with the likes of apagya show band. ck mann and pat thomas. this 12inch combines three of the best remixers in the business - the legendary ron trent. west coast talent flako. and disco connoisseur nick the record. you will hear the high-energy afrobeat. sweet highlife. jazz and konkoma influences that ebo is famous for. and the remixes have contributed their disco pulse. house groove. and hard-hitting percussive edge to the tracks.
with the norwegian disco movement having given birth to many international dance stars. its most fundamental pioneer bjørn torske is an essential name to know. bjørn laid the foundation for the disco scene in norway that gave birth to prins thomas. lindstrom. andre bratten and todd terje. inspired by dj harvey. ron hardy and idjut boys. bjorn torske brought underground disco and house/techno (chicago/detroit style) to the country. developing a new style of dubby disco with its characteristic humorous and psychedelic twists along the way.
the reclusive cult innovator is back with a new 12” for smalltown supersound in advance of a full-length release out later this year.
in ancient lddlm times. blddlm even. belgium could well have been the freaky house and ecstasy center of the world. if only we could remember all the lost hours. but after all. as the brussel saying goes: its friday. tomorrow is tuesday. at lddlm. we try not to reminisce. that was just setting the mood.we are very happy to welcome arthur johnson in our non-fold. a young producer from liege via marseille and la dame noir. aj is amongst those ever mutating artists. his u-turns slowly composing a real personality. and one fitting our contrarian attitude. in a way perfect stranger reminds us of a good 90’s farley/heller remix. not so much camp fire island than almost sweaty late night trancer. we love those tracks that do not fit our ethos a priori but that we can’t stop playing. cosmo vitelli is a long time family friend and he beams up this stranger through the axis into some kind of romantic italo-german anthem. ballada and secretary discordia show a different side of aj. a dub march echoing dif juz and a percussive machine funk number. we sincerely hope aj keeps on straying for the best. his way being our way.
XTRA (MAURICE FULTON / HORSE MEAT DISCO / DERRICK CARTER REMIXES)
12" Vinyl UK21.06.18
ahead of the release of honey dijons upcoming remix album xtra. maurice fulton. ashley beedle. derrick carter and horse meat disco step up to remix records from honeys debut full-length work‘the best of both worlds. on the a-side is honey dijon featuring joi cardwell state of confusion. maurice fulton giving it a new jersey-esque lilt and allowing jois voice to resonate. next up ashley beedle ups the tempo and the energy on his mix of burn. honeys collaboration with tim k featuring jason walker. derrick carter cranks the pressure on catch the beat. crunching out the bassline for an extended industrial backdrop to cakes da killas rap vocals. in stark contrast. the final b-side is a horse meat disco mix of honey and tim ks cover of aquarian dream. look ahead featuring the voice of sam sparro. with all the warmth of a sunny afternoon in the city. the london collective funk the cover all the way up. adding horn blasts for more of a house strut. giving a glimpse of whats to come from the full-length xtra. this is the ultimate vinyl fix from honey and friends to tide you over.
oertmek comes back round. presenting another vinyl only pressing of three invaluable edits of vintage turkish funk. rock and disco delicacies. following the raw. percussive experiments of the first release. opening track Özil dans rains down crashing cymbals and freak-out-worthy wah guitars. maintaining an irresistible and authentic groove that doesnt falter for five minutes of eurasian hypnosis. dokuz sekiz weaves traditional string elements alongside bursts of wild chanting. finally. mozart in davul stitches a frantic. dense rhythm from the fuzz and feedback of an unknown slab of turkish psychedelia
one of dortmund s finest exports. mr. fries. returns to wolf music bringing his signature sample heavy house touch back to the label. six tracks of mpc saturated cuts take the stage for wolfep045 with the hazy rhodes. rhythmic stabs and sax flutters of nocturnal opening up the e.p. sun takes things on a percussive workout before work leads you down a road of dusty detroit loops. akin to the productions of the motor city greats. on the flip you get a smokey jazz. sun-drenched roller in getright . moving into junkfoodnmusic which encapsulates that comatosed feeling its titled after down to a t - dropping the pace down into a laid back jam. closing out the ep thesimplethings driving bassline. fizzing percussion & sensual samples offer up a late night groover to round off another stellar outing from mr. fries.
zwei house-versionen der neuen single -neptune atmosphere- von robb scott (feat. gina foster on vocals) aus seinem neuen album -sirens-. an den reglern standen der glorreiche phil asher zusammen mit mighty zaf. bekannt für seine dj-edits diverser disco/boogie-klassiker. sowie dego (4hero) unter seinem alias 2000 black.
THE SOUND OF LOVE INTERNATIONAL 001 (2X12 LP + MP3)
2x12" Vinyl UK20.06.18
welcome to the sound of love international 001 complied by gatto fritto. love international is a festival held in tisno. croatia now moving into its third season. held to a soundtrack of the very best of underground dance music and running 24 hours a day - from noon to night and back through again - full circle. this series. masterminded with london’s balearic culture website. test pressing. is curated by some of our favourite artists and djs. a place for them to choose 12 records close to their heart. and with ties to the festival. that they love and want to share with the world. so to the first compiler - gatto fritto a.k.a ben williams. the double vinyl release includes a download code.
fold edition . emotional rescue returns to the the work of remix specialists extraordinaire. razormaid. with a special collection of their remixes of cold wave / dark wave synth band. psyche. featuring unreleased. re-edited and remastered versions of some of the bands most club-based tracks on one ep for the first time. formed in 1982 in edmonton. canada by darrin and stephen huss out of love of the new electronic sounds emanating out of europe. psyche soon forged their own path. influenced by the industrial and post-punk sounds of bands like killing joke and alien sex fiend. as well as the synth pop melodies of groups like soft cell and yazoo. the brothers help precipitate the start of darker electronic goth sound.
“ferns and stuff” is wild & free’s debut single on discotexas. it’s part of the much anticipated debut album from this la based duo. titled “shapes on shapes” the album sees drew kramer and george cochrane deliver on the promise of their early releases with 11 tracks of languorous poolside disco. tropical pop and balearic house. this first advance single stands as a perfect example of the exotic album s vibe.
both multi-instrumentalists. singers and producers in their own right. the pair came together in 2015 and have spent the past 2 years crafting a series of acclaimed eps and remixes (for the likes of joe goddard (hot chip). panama. gigamesh. rac and ben browning of cut/copy) that saw them tipped by the likes of spin. xlr8r. indie shuffle and many more and take their live show on the road playing alongside the likes of brooklyn’s body language.
nu york groove sessions drops a hot collection of 10 rare boogie funk. disco and classics taking it back to essence of the sound of new york. there’s a definitive cross section of flavors giving you a look into the late 70’s and early 80’s ny club scene. repressed and back in stock!
new single by legendary brazilian singer di melo. 40 years after his classic self-titled samba-soul lp. performed and produced by french brilliant combo cotonete. this single and collaboration will be followed by a full album early 2019.
with this new release. parisian soul unveils a classic from montana production reworked with a new keyboard bass line of their own. four movements and an original deep house ending of their own creation to softly end a mix. face b revives a scarce track from hip-hop disco with a massive and prodigious beat to set clubbers on fire.
david douglas has been a mainstay of the atomnation label since day one. releasing several ep’s. albums and remixes from 2012. david gained an international reputation as a producer. dj and live performer. on the new ep he displays a sound heard at his dj sets and live shows.
COULD HEAVEN EVER BE LIKE THIS (LATE NITE TUFF GUY REMIX)
12" Vinyl UK15.06.18
they dont get much more anthemic than idris muhammad s could heaven ever be like this and who better to rework it than edit royalty. late nite tuff guy. subtle in his touches yet incorporating a more dj friendly. dancefloor orientated beat and tension building intro which teases elements of this classic. before that instantly recognisable bass riff and staccato guitar chords come into play. that subtlety is key when it comes to handling a record as epic as this. elements are accentuated and looped. delicate effects are woven in. but the soul and feeling of idris music is lovingly maintained by lntg. and for the purists out there. the flip houses the original mix so you ve got two paths to heaven to choose from.
closed paradise brings his inimitably smooth ethos to lovedancing. his sampladelic originals are a pastiche of sources. glued together for the booty and soul. at his request. none other than whiskey disco s own. pontchartrain and the silver rider remix to round out and bring added funk and flex to the array.
beautiful strangers marks the return of theo kottis with this sampler of his debut lp. it reveals a new chapter in his artistic journey in which he resets his creative output. free of compromise. conveying his devotion to the dancefloor. and revealing a new concept that everyone can ascribe to. reasons kicks off the record with a slice of disco tinged house music overlaying infectious guitar and string loops. with slick piano flurries to make for a sure-fire summer winner. the a2 houses the get down a more heavy hitting workout packaged for the dancefloor. with a percussive bassline over the top of a choice breakbeat. tied together by a thumping kick. flip it over and you unearth the lovechild creation of a 303 coupled with a brazilian classic in the form of acid disco. a driving kick / hat combo. squelchy acid and pitched down brazilian vocals offer up a raw but energetic stomper. finally. u need to keep it simple takes you on a more emotive and powerful acid trip. the sweeping synths building throughout the track coupled with soaring strings. alongside an alluring acid line proper!
lovebirds. dove sei - is a dancefloor killer with a touch of 80s italo vintage feel created during his odyssey last year collecting classic analog synthesizers like the highly regarded arp 2600 and the prophet 5. since adriano celentano was not available he just skipped it in finding a replacement and recorded his own vox! thats how dove sei sounds!
aspecto humano is back! and comes with a big fish. mick wills makes magic again with his cuts and transforms two tracks of the past in two superb master pieces. from glorious italodisco to a hypnotic industrial. one track by side. mastered by (glorious too) alden tyrell and pressed on red vinyl. hymns...
from performer in the notorious roxy club and director of the party animals videoclips. to songwriter. amanda lear interpreter and italo aficionado. the multi talented duvall is back in action as singer and covergirl on this second release on bordello a parigi: brace yourself!
you should all know by now i have collected a good few records in my time. hunting down that perfect beat. in search of that special piece i have found a deep love for the old soul ballads and funk that were for me great social statements. telling it just how it was. growing up with these tunes and owning them i began to realise if someone didn’t represent them to the next generation they would be long lost and forgotten. so please... enjoy this time capsule of music from another time... you’ll hear nothing’s changed! - mr. g. 2018
the edit service is back and for the first time in album format (2 x lp): -special delivery vol. 4 - a collection of dysfunctional edits by cv- contains 8 tracks spread over two records: long edits. reworks or even remixes made from obscure music by the enigmatic cv (it shouldn’t be too hard for people to figure out who is behind it).
soul jazz records’ new boombox 3 continues the story of the first rap records to be put onto vinyl. it is a jam-packed collection of original independent ‘old-school’ hip-hop. created with just one thing in mind – to get this party jumping! this soul jazz records album is released on heavyweight triple vinyl (+ download code) with full notes.
vinyl only! wow. eclipser celebrates his 10th release with a lovely mixture of house and music to make holes in your shoes. labelartist warten borgmann. huerta with a unreleased dub version. slope. dan & claas and debut of dj gritty give us fresh disco. funk. dubby. jazz. tunes with some nice surprises. amazing artwork. gatefold + extra sticker
another star creature debut sure shot. this time from newly formed ground control project headed by dj friction out of germany. another hot 2 slider with “step out of the dark” & “all night long”. test presses have already been making their way around the globe at rare groove & disco parties.
ourra teams up with andre espeut again to deliver a hot follow up to one of the highest demanded records 2017 “where there’s no love-. the combo is proving to be truly stellar as they put a new school twist on brit funk with a little modern italo vibe. andre’s voice can’t be matched. act fast!
the 2nd release on his own elivity records is this 2 track 7″.. with cuts found previously only off his hard to find lp. b-side is “let’s get down tonight-. two prime time slappers in proper e. live form. perfect release to dance to this spring.
marcel vogels latest on lumberjacks in hell welcomes the mighty leftfield nyc mc sensational to flow over his learned disco house grooves. sensational sounds right at home on if you like. and vogel gives him a slightly freaked groove to riff on that works just fine. brown curls taps up khalil anthony. one of the finest uk house vocalists in operation right now. and patchworks remixes it into a dreamy disco funk jam for the boogie brothers and sisters to shake it to. alma negra gets busy with if you like. creating a tumbling afro-centric re-rub par excellence. and then tim jules comes on board with an instrumental version that nudges into tightly wound funk territory.
incl. her in demand tune -tomorrow- . six-track anthology of south african singer ntombi ndaba. featuring 2 songs from 3 of her solo albums. mina ngiljaji (1988). mama nature (1989) and why me (1991). . ntombi ndaba first rose to fame in 1985 with ntombi & survival. becoming one of the most popular singers of the bubblegum era. after setting up the independent label anneko with her producer a.t. ‘rubber’ khoza in 1988. she went solo. following khoza’s death in the early 1990s. ndaba never recorded again. mastered by: wouter brandenberg
just when we thought 01 might have been a one-hit wonder. the mysterious mutable crew emailed to let us know 02 was on press ! we can only assume they re channeling secret knowledge from the spirit world to unearth these devastating jams... no info to be had. other than a cleverly plotted out ouija of the label name. some very fetching old school yellow master bag sleeves & four incredible cuts of secret origin via the mystifying oracle that is mutable..
ever dreamt to travel to trinidad&tobago? disco segreta makes this dream come true with its 6th release: the muchawaited officially licensed reissue of this tropicalo-disco synth bass boogie atomic bomb. from the original analog masters.
written in late 1983 by mario baldoni aka miro (of -real life games- lp(1977) and brina s -stranamore- (1984) 7- fame. was originally released in july 1984 on the small pineapple label – a sublabel of armando sciascia s-vedette- – with close to no success and a pressing fault: a glitch on the vocal version. that affected all copies.
this tropical summerish blend of italo and boogie. along with the male/femalealternate spanish/english singing. turned into a true classic of the genre over the years. slowly making the playlists of the most respected djs and diggers worldwide.
the 4-tracks 12- features the original vocal and instrumental versions in theiroriginal lenght. carefully dubbed from the analog stereo masters and takenback to new life through disco segreta s usual respectful mastering. also. two new remixes are featured.
the 7-track compilation -partie de plaisir- concentrates a range of musical influences that will take you from new york garage house to groovy nu-disco and french house. more than a label. pétrole gathers an association of multi-skilled and enthusiastic photographers. graphic and visual artists.
hello sailor recordings 5th release features two edits by tom noble and label s captain renata do valle. on this collaboration we navigate through west africa. exploring sounds from cameroonian singer marthe zambo - alu and nigerian musician sonny okosuns - my ancestors . these edits are subtle works and an homage to these artists. keeping the music true to its originals. do valle often likes to explore african sounds on her hs releases which are a big influence on brazilian music. it s origins and roots. tom noble is an avid collector. selector. producer and the man behind the great superior elevation records in ny
limited edition remastered release of another wicked boogie joint from delirium records that is just as good as jagg and neddy smith from the same label and previously reissued by best record italy. this one luckily has the highly playable instrumental and the soulful vocal version both mixed by the legendary tee scott. don t sleep!
energized by the funky sounds of 1970 s west africa flammer dance band go all in on their debut lp. packed with hip-shaking grooves. uplifting vibes. vibrating synths. screaming saxophones and crispy drum breaks all recorded in a warm and stuffy shack in oslo. flammer is a charming and soulful homage to an era with a unique and obscure sound: a truly raw and authentic sounding afro-funk lp!
midnight conversation is the new italian project inspired by the new school of funk. jazz and broken beat written and composed by mattia trani and giuseppe maffei. a collection of their favorite works made in the past two years between bologna and berlin.
this time best record italy presents an italo masterpiece from 1983 produced by the duo : francesco paolini (pasta dj) and alessandro novaga that became a massive dancefloor classic in chicago house with the likes of the -hot mix 5- on cult radio station wmbx and regularly played by the legendary ron hardy at the infamous muzic box. it was very influential at it s time on the early chicago house and acid movement.
olli. one of the most popular underground funk artist. is back with 2 brand new single in featuring with ivan makvel. for first time in a 7inch 45 rpm for both artists the song blow your mind was already played and promoted in a paris radio fm during the happy milf show. voyage funktastique radio in montreal and is also playing during the most important street dance events worldwide like juste debout. kod. bts etc.the 7inch is a powerfull modern funk trip. with voices & talkbox lyrics on the a side. and a groovy strong p-funk instrumental on the b side. limited edition!
deadstock found from previous distributor of the official remastered edition released in 2015 on s.p.q.r. of a rare 80s disco classic by steve watson. containing the rare and sought after original extended version of born to boogie and not the more common shorter single edit. don t sleep!
the world of b. is like a giant disco ball. where she likes to dance all around and meet some friends to share some music: roger thornhill gave classic disco perfection. hysteric sent a letter from the far east. or maybe from italy. turbo boom-boom chewed a funky bubblegum song to make a housy rolling track and baerlz reworked a boogie track. just what it needed to have the righteous construction for the dancefloor.
a perfect summer record. white magic was the lauded cd-only debut album by sorcerer (californian dan judd. one half of windsurf with hatchback). just in time for spring/summer. be with records present the first ever vinyl issue. lovingly remastered by the esteemed simon francis. cut reassuringly loud on to heavyweight double vinyl and presented in a deluxe gatefold jacket with freshly commissioned artwork throughout from original designer rich robinson. this limited edition of 500 copies is sure to fly.
a continuation of his kaleidoscopic sun-dappled cosmic-disco. neon leon was the much-loved cd-only album by sorcerer (californian dan judd. one half of windsurf with hatchback). just in time for spring/summer. be with records present the first ever vinyl issue. lovingly remastered by the esteemed simon francis. cut reassuringly loud on to heavyweight double vinyl and presented in a deluxe gatefold jacket with freshly commissioned artwork throughout from original designer rich robinson. this limited edition of 500 copies is sure to fly.
two of russian electronic music’s rising stars. phil gerus and alexander lay-far. invite you to join them at the solitary high social club. while table service is provided. they’d much rather you throw caution to the wind and head to the dancefloor.
before joining forces in the studio. both moscow-based musicians have delivered a string of memorable solo productions. lay-far has previously released a wealth of material on such labels as local talk. city fly. lazy days and 4lux black. while synthesizer fetishist gerus has showcased his electrofunk and disco-fired cuts on futureboogie recordings. sonar kollektiv. public release and superior elevation records.
the five tracks that make up solitary high social club deliver a perfect marriage of the two producers’ distinctive solo styles. combining the rich musicality of lay-far’s house productions with the spacey. intergalactic electronics of gerus’s discoid adventures. in many ways. it’s a marriage made in heaven – or in lay-far’s celebrated in-beat-ween studio. at least.
einer der größten hits der italo disco Ära jetzt wieder als 12“ maxi single erhältlich. doctor’s cat “feel the drive“ war 1983 ein hit in ganz europa. produzent aldo martinelli. der auch mit martinelli und raggio di luna große erfolge feierte. ist auch für diesen megahit verantwortlich.
alma negra records are proud to present james stewart. resident dj and co-promoter of monthly night black atlantic club at le sucre in lyon. with his cotonou ep! james stewart is the host. resident dj and co-promoter of monthly night black atlantic club at le sucre in lyon. borrowing the term black atlantic from renowned scholar paul gilroys 1993 book. stewart presents black music as a transnational. incredibly diverse cultural exchange. an avid lecturer on the subject and founder of the blog afrosouldescarga. he merges an intellectual approach with the musical and creative side of things: as an active conga player and percussionist. member of voilaaa sound system and showhost at radio nova. this ep is the work of of a mature and thoughtful musician. combining different musical influences at a high level of production. alma negra records are proud to present james stewart with his cotonou ep!
giovanni damico keeps amazing things coming and takes it with this release on the mighty label kalakuta soul records to the next level. joining forces with the mighty gabriele spagnuolo and francesco di domenico on guitars and saxophone. the italian boogie doctor brings to life three filthy stompers inspired by amazing artists from the african continent who have shaped what we now call (dance) music. to felas people is one of three stompers delivered for this joint teaming up with mr. villy odili - lead singer of the amazing nigerian band villy and the extreme volumes - whos precise lyrics and drifty voice joins forces with a charging afrobeat rhythm hailing from giovanni damicos bad ass laboratory. afro stomp and baba on the other side come with the most furious drums and bassline one could ever imagine accompanied by a celestial instrumentation that hits the mind. the soul and the hips.
jb edits the edit project of sydney. australia based house dj & producer jerk boy. he’s now turned his focus to vinyl only dance floor edits of all his favourite boogie. balearic. funk. soul & disco tunes cut. sampled. tried and tested for lower lights. bright nights and the ultimate dance floor jiggathon.
first official reissue of the extremely rare full-length album by lagos-based bandleader shina williams. clean copies of the original currently sell for up to £500. the record was born in 1979 when shina put biddy wright. fred fisher. saliu alabi. prince bola. tutu shoronmu. tunde willimas and several other decorated nigerian musicians – who played with the likes of fela kuti. sjob movement. sonny okoson. king bucknor amongst others – together to record. the result is ‘african dances’. a timeless fusion of afrobeat. electronics. boogie and disco. includes his most well-known song. ‘agboju logun’ that williams knew was ground breaking – “i want to show the whole wide world that africa is alive with modern musicians to reckon with anywhere.”. this album version is a different mix to the two-track 12” that came out under on earthworks. rough trade in 1984. official mr bongo reissue. replica original artwork. licensed direct from shina williams.
difusion take to their first solo release on editorial in style. with four irresistible edits of summer goodness. afrocal kicks things off channelling a slice of south african disco on the a side. coupled with a cut of electrifying funk in the form of can i do it. flip it over and you re taken on a more soulful tip for i can feel it before the sunset groover askin you rounds off the e.p perfectly.
lyon beatsmith saint paul made an impressive full debut in 2017 with his introspection ep on moonrise hill material (which he co-runs with his boys folamour. ethyène and kaffe crème). after tasty contributions to v/as on the likes of apparel wax and fhuo. the frenchman is back with another solo record on dc s better listen records. the naturist behavior ep is a tastefully balanced. warm-weather oriented four tracker. the title track and the a2. a hawaiian trip. explore playful and jazzy territories. meanwhile. the flip hosts moodier ventures via the bittersweet boogie of tell me- and the ice cold late night jam. feels good.
london based producer & dj books comes through on omena with an ep that follows on from his acclaimed feel it in my bones & high praise edits vol.1 on xvi records. two releases which garnered widespread following from the likes of gilles peterson. the black madonna. sassy j. moodymann. ashley beedle. lefto and last but not least omena s very own tooli. on sour grapes. books is showcasing his deft touch and effortless way with samples and instruments. presenting an instant cause for dancefloor hypnosis to complete the package laurence guy puts his spin on the title track.
beath presents his debut album -dreams from last night-. a conceptual album in which the spanish producer brings us closer to different sounds that would be part of any day in a luxurious tropical paradise. the 8 tracks included in the vinyl would revolve around the smooth funk with a clear influence of the sounds of the 80s. in addition. the artwork of the album includes the cover illustration by the japanese designer yoko honda.
no doubt. -sistema lunar- is the masterpiece work to date of la s producer rigopolar. the best giorgio moroder hedonist style is totally present here but with a modern approach that makes of it an absolute instaclassic capable of burn up any dancefloor of the planet. this is a truly gem for any important collection. it arrives on 12″.. maxi-single ep format and produced in a one-off truly limited edition of 300 copies lacquered pressed on 180 gr. high quality solid yellow vinyl. all tracks have been specially remastered for long cut vinyl by eric van wonterghem
the folks at passport to paradise deliver more exotic sounds from the farthest reaches of earth and beyond. for your aural pleasure. your concierge today is cosmic disco maverick loud e. taking us from 123 to 456 to 789 in a masterclass of disco edit wizardry. step inside the elevator. the doors close. loud e welcomes you with 123 . flicking gears and switches while offering you a space mojito. it s a smooth ascension. suddenly. the elevator wobbles and the lights blink to the beat of 124bpm. still with us? we land on 456. and the doors creak open to reveal the orange surface of mars. space dust floats around a disco ball. strobe lights penetrate the atmosphere. by 789. you re seeing stars - literally. loud e takes us from nought to sixty in the blink of an eye. or perhaps the stamp of a passport. three cosmic cuts for the more enlightened of dancefloors. join the passport to paradise ride. but be careful - you might never come.
the russian act galaté.e is responsible of some of the best syntwave and synthpop tracks of the past decade. -ré.trospective ep- selects the best of the best of their stunning minimal beats with impossible synth arpeggios surrounded by french poems. there s not much more to be said. it s galaté.e .... it arrives presented on 12″. ep format and produced in a one-off truly limited edition of 300 copies lacquered pressed on 180 gr. high quality solid black vinyl. all tracks have been specially remastered for long cut vinyl by eric van wonterghem.
ahead of a full-length album coming on glitterbox recordings. the king of disco re-edits dr packer presents the second instalment of this 12inch series. different strokes part 2 features four dr packer versions of soulful house favourites. giving a flavour of whats to come from the lp. kicking off with a bonafide classic. dr packers take on soulsearchers cant get enough! maintains all its most iconic elements. the euphoric vocals and timeless groove given a fresh-sounding elasticity. next up is dr packers remix of the shapeshifters evergreen lolas theme recut appearing for the first time on vinyl. an exclusive to this vinyl release. a remix of johnny corporates sunday shoutin picks up the pace with a funking bassline to suit any dynamic disco set. rounding off this foursome of impeccable remixes is cleptomaniacs featuring bryan chambers all i do. a vocal house classic from the early noughties. reinterpreted masterfully for todays glitterbox dancefloor which was originally featured on the labels a disco hï compilation. dr packer has done it again. breathing new life into your most beloved dance records so you can fall in love with them all over again.
djs and fans alike can look forward to another helping of lord echo. with a new 12” and digital package that features some fresh takes on his high-rolling summertime opus “the sweetest meditation” - the second single from his latest hit record “harmonies”.
expect inventive slices of disco dub fine tuned for the eccentric club experience. exploring the instantly recognisable soul sounds of mr mara tk.
the 12” contains a new club-friendly mix cooked up and trialled by the lord himself on a recent european dj excursion. a remix by long time collaborator. artist and record fiend julien dyne. a black ark style disco-dub of a rare early version as well as the original mix heard for the first time with the unmistakeable fidelity of a 12 inch record spinning at 33 revolutions per minute - higher highs. deeper lows. greater dynamic range.
in short - everything the modern music lover’s collection could possibly require for fulfilment. please enjoy™
-disco fashion- is certainly one of the rarest. obscure and mysterious record ever produced in italy. at the same time one of the most experimental and psychedelic recording mixed in a classic disco style. the author is unknown. his name doesn’t tell us a
ditongo is telling tales through samples and loops in these two tracks. divided into two chapters each (spot the ghost-marker on the vinyl). he digs deep into samba for the first time with “berimbau”. giving the leading role to a hypnotic organ. while the second track “you know nothing” goes back to funk. dominated by a fat bassline.
the french in the 80s were not faint-hearted: as some threw themselves heart and soul into music or business. others wouldnt mind going bottomless to get themselves noticed. while bernard tapie soon realized his own fortune was rather to be found in business. many music-loving dreamers already imagined themselves in the sun. in an enchanting world made of funky rhythms and synthesizers.
from northern italy. the maestro beppe loda is continuing his beppe loda cuts series with his newest edit release. obscure disco rock explores rare tracks that blur the line between disco and rock from 70 s and 80 s italy.
50% deal - ynks third ep for tenderpark sends us straight to dub house heaven with the lush and chord driven deepness of paradigms lost. just as dreamy as its thrilling. the track perfectly illustrates ynks highly musical approach to house which he further underlines with colorit on the flip side: this fresh and funky piece of music is overflowing with philly soul rhodes pianos and vocals. so philly lover no. 1 drei farben house obviously just had to contribute a remix in which he carves out the classic harmonies of the original and adds an ultra funky disco groove. also.with this release our third artwork series draws to a close
for his second release. house running proposes a new various artists ep with hyas. chinau & d-nite on the bill. hyas opens this ep with two tracks that blended 909 hats and disco loops that will remind you the 90s house music spirit. chinau brings the sun with his smooth and funky track and d-nite closes this ep with a percussive and acid track to bring us in the deepness.