selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - kevin saunderson s kms imprint is a label that should require no introduction. the motor city label has been a techno mainstay since it s inception in 1987. numerous detroit luminaries have released classic after classic on the labels hallowed grooves over the last 25+ years and its influence is still felt in contemporary dance music today. the idea behind the kms origins series is to shine a light on the lesser known cuts in the kms vaults as well as the classics that have given the label it s legendary status during its lifetime.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - released on damian lazarus highly acclaimed crosstown rebels imprint valor tells a deeply personal narrative for chilean born and berlin based producer/dj dinky. her sixth album acts as a pinnacle to her steadfast and illustrious career and brought on a momentous change to her personal journey. esteemed for her work on labels such as cocoon. ostgut ton traum. wagon repair. horizontal and visionquest. and dj residency at berlins infamous panorama bar for over a decade. dinky aka alejandra iglesias is a trained classical guitarist. singer and keyboard player. her voice is an anchor to valor. its crisp definition loaded with intensity. tracks such as the driving single casa called out by us giants npr for its gorgeously layered vocals and the fragile layers of guitar and synths on cuts like milk make bold unions between sublime house and techno electronics and dinkys live instrumentation
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - kidnap kid’s birds that fly label got off to a flying start with his ow​....n release.‘ moments’ feat leo stannard picking up over two million plays and shaking up the spotify / hype machine charts. next up on the imprint is rising uk star apple​....bottom with ​....‘the ride’ ep. an artist that draws many parallels to kidnap kid’s own early career as he barely has made his way out of his teens but already caught the ear of some of the most sought-after labels and radio establishment. annie mac can’t get enough of him and his releases on kerri chandler’s madtech. zed bias’ biasonic and uk powerhouse black butter records have coined him one of the future figureheads of dance music. applebottom has come to be considered a beatmaker able to transverse genres with that rarest of production talents: the consistent ability to make a straight-up club banger. which makes him the perfect follow up for birds that fly. “‘theride’ was quite a diff​....erent piece of music for me. ’he explained of the track. ‘i had been thinking about where i d want to release it and i was pretty stuck. but shortly after i d finished it kidnap kid’s first ep on birds that fly came out. and straight away i felt a connection with the sound and a lot of the music i’ve been making recently. it already feels like it has a clear and distinctive sound forming and i can t wait for my music to be part of that.” applebottom hails from the musical mecca of bristol but shares a pioneering view of its style and output. “​....i think a lot of people have just gotten too comfortable making the same sounding dance music - and for me that kind of defeats the point. there’s so much variety in it. i feel that particularly for my generation anyway. we’re a lot younger as producers and it’s kind of our job to be that next generation that produces that next sound. we should be striving to make something new and different and build our own vision of what it should be.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - * no order* is a​..... * deeply emotional and darkly ​.....atmospheric track*. billboard only three releases in and kidnap kids birds that fly is proving to be one of the most prominent uk labels with knockout releases so far coming from kidnap kid himself and bristolian applebottom. keeping the standard sky high. this next offering comes as an epic double hitter from us native amtrac. caleb cornett aka amtrac has been pushing his creative limits as a producer. dj. musician and vocalist since 2008. through this release he skillfully creates feelings of elation and euphoria sharply contrasted with a moody and melancholic ambience. he explains how ‘no order’ is like a movie score for the club. diving deeper with it’s dark atmosphere. big ups to kidnap kid. i love the direction he’s taking with the label musically and aesthetically.” raised in kentucky but now based in la. multi-talented artist ​.....amtrac can electrify an audience with his moving live performance and his driving. funk-filled dj sets. he recently released ‘those days’ featuring vocals from stevie wonder & marvin gaye on legendary uk label toolroom records followed by the ​.....‘lost in motion’ ep. which really gave a snapshot of where he is at musically. never content to settle. amtrac’s musical mood and influences change with each passing season. his ambition and curiosity keep him locked on the edge. always happy to experiment with new techniques and sounds.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - perth. capital of western australia. sits where the swan river meets the southwest coast. sandy beaches line its suburbs giving purpose to hot summer days. but after sundown. the city is where its at. if you know where to look. its possible that this double-life is what inspired the deep. melodic. futuristic sounds of one of australia s most mysterious electronic dance music labels of the 90s - red ember records.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - b.k.r is the techno project of simon baker. presenting four dancefloor fillers on duskys 17 steps. the ep starts with bubble & squeak. a collaboration with jamie jones which is a groovy number flecked with gentle synths. fly is a techno track. where dark and broody tones push through a continuum of crashing percussions. dis is punchy. energetic and bold. and das rounds off the release. with b.k.r skillfully playing with layers of percussion and a serene melody.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - the martinez brothers return to their own cuttin headz label with a new two track ep. joint custody features collaborations with jerome sydenham. mathew jonson and martin buttrich. first track no pop is a 12 minute acid-influenced workout. channelling both the martinez brothers and sydenhams taste for faster-paced dancefloor-ready basslines alongside jonsons ear for the surreal high-pitched chirps pitch down into classic acid stabs whilst a metallic distorted vocal echoes above clapping hi-hats. affection deficit disorder alongside martin buttrich continues this sense of quirkiness. the titles eponymous acronym repeated over a darker. grooving bassline and spacey keys. the duos final collaboration with the producer. 9 pound hammer appears as a bonus third track on the vinyl release. the joint custody ep is the martinez brothers first release since the incredible success of last years stuff in the trunk featuring miss kittin. the release follows the pairs highly anticipated gig at the launch of landmark new london venue. printworks.
enau002 brings sweden’s electronic hero hakan lidbo to the forefront with bubbling. percussive electronica in the a-side -sustain-. the b-side offers up a tasty contrast with two heavy hitting house bangers by swedish wizz kid omar santis. the remix going deep. while -smor- opts for the playful mood.
part 2 of the unreleased gemz series presented by phoenix g. this release features a very special coloured / handstamped 12” with 4 unreleased heavy mr.g cuts. this slice of vinyl contains 4 cuts that represent the different styles g has done over the years. from an emotive vocal laden deep jam to an oldschoolish banger.
musically and emotionally. superpitcher’s third full-length studio album. the golden ravedays is a one sound autobiography that exhibits the skill. feeling and style that the artist has honed over a period of twenty years. musically. and forty-plus- years. emotionally. and full-length it is: the golden ravedays is an epic album of 24 longer than usual tracks that was released in january 2017 and is stretching over 12 respective chapter albums during a one-year period. the 12th and final edition of the golden ravedays album will be released on record label hippie dance in december 2017. side a is the ballad of late night skanking. true to the soul of skanking this track is weaving its delicate elements between the rise and fall of a monumental wave that teasingly never breaks. the main melody so seduces and hypnotizes that before you know it you’re a wide-eyed cobra waving away in a basket. standing ovation! hands in the air! he made it! the very last track of superpitchers epic golden ravedays odyssey is a jovial spree. a hullabaloo of merrymaking. the perfect celebration of the beginning to end of this heroic album. punky reggae party is a fantastic collision of festive sounds. beats and voices that bring us undecipherable messages and everything else that is far beyond nice. nice. nice. encore! encore!
captain derek carr joins into the deep forces through its third intergalactic journey. the gifted man is well known for his unrivalled sound incursions in the early 00 s. in command of the expedition. derek unveils a classy 4 titles ep blending his detroit-influenced trademark sounds. lush synths. electro syndrome & droning basslines. it results in a futuristic journey by convoying us to a rave somewhere on mars before the dawn.
madrid. st petersburg. frigio is hooking up with russian electronic explorer volta cab for a four tracker of shadowy disco darkness. thick drum patterns are shot through with strobe as -johnny 320- enters the room. swaggering onto the floor. this greased thug means business. samples mutter intent as grooves grind and twist their way into the late hours. juanpablo lowers the lights for his remake. rhythms richochet and basslines loom in this lewd and dramatic track. a piece born in the grit and sweat of the floor under a haze smoke. the lights are kept low for the flip. -immortal fix- spikes and spins. laser beam synthlines cut through rumbling chords with snares that do more than just bear teeth. italy s hesperius draco closes johnny 320 with giallo horror grandeur. beats and words are shrouded in lilting strings for this sinister curtain fall.
laesh another newcomer to roots for bloom delivers a club ready three tracker with ripples of early sneak influences and robsoul-ish vibes. all three run on a similar tip relying on samples fresh and more well known alike but all three will do the job on the floors.
05am contains two bollywood bangers. loudly pressed – each on a 45rpm side of the record. afrobot s cut is a raw and fast percussive acid track. just wait till that 303 comes in. indians already knew in 83 what to do with that machine. for the other side thee j johanz. big bollywood expert and collector. delivered an edit that could be considered the bollywood answer to yali yali. that jesus christ super star theme in a funky bolly disco version. updated for nowadays club systems.
frank koedood drew us a monkey this time!
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - having already appeared on r&s with a remix of model 500 and a track on the iotdxi compilation named >ralph< which showcased his singing voice for the first time. this two track single seems like the natural stepping stone from bullions previous work. replacing what would previously have been samples with his own vocals and instruments played by both himself and some friends. >say arr ee< and >what does she know< continue to show bullion as a music lover of many styles who can identify and combine those elements with an air of sympathetic range and still have a sense of clarity and cohesion.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - nyc loft trax unreleased vol. 2 give me shelter. not much known about this release but made by seminal production outfit in the mid 90 s nyc. never before released in any format! all killer no filler! the first volume sold out in days... dont hand around.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - introducing red d. the belgian dj and producer. one half of fcl (alongside san soda). long standing club promoter (since 1992). owner of we play house and general all round good guy. with releases on ferrispark and delusions of grandeur (with mcde). remixes on eskimo. regular sets at the likes of panorama bar and an ra mix under his belt you could say things are falling into place nicely. on top of all this his fcl project continues to go from strength to strength with a new ep dropping soon on kai kzr alces highly regarded ndatl label.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - this is the debut release from london duo dark circles who first emerged on the scene with their remix of future four s into orbit ( future four - into orbit (dark circles remix) ph23rmx ) getting play from the likes of andy weatherall. gerd jansen and krystal klear. the 3 track ep has already featured on erol alkan s first ever boiler room set. george fitzgerald s bbc radio 1 residency. and the justin robertson mixmag live show. here s your chance to sample the ep before a forthcoming limited vinyl run and the start of the duo s own dctrax label.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - hailing from florida. the brookside imprint have dug deep into the master tapes and let nyc master-mixer mike maurro loose on a couple of stone cold classics! maurro. a queens based dj and mixer since 1986 has become one of the top remixers out there today with his own. faithful takes on numerous dance classics from the last 30+ years. here he lends his magic touch to a pair of well loved club classics while adding his own original flavour. dan hartman s -vertigo/relight my fire- is up first on side-a. featuring the unmistakable vocals of nyc diva loleatta holloway. maurro s mix brings the vocals in earlier. dubbing them out creating a super trippy atmosphere with a slightly different musical arrangement over the course of almost 14 minutes! on side-b. we have the legendary evelyn -champagne- king s -shame-. with a slightly longer. beat led intro for the dj s. a true extended mix with a slightly different arrangement maurro s mix of this classic is a killer. beautifully faithful and mixed with love and an understanding of the dancefloor and the classics! these mixes are essential for any disco/soul/funk fans out there. unmissable for the dj s. legitimately remastered and pressed onto high quality 12- singles in conjunction with all rights holders
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - another absolutely instant classic this collection is! one can only imagine what the history of each of these lost grooves could be surely referencing larry heard s mystery of love in the title no doubt! you can believe there is something special going on here taking you in many directions with something special to feel. this is yet again another magic moment coming from this unknown entity of who knows who.
THIS.BEATS.WORK EP (BYRON THE AQUARIUS & FILSONIK REMIXES)
12" Vinyl UK15.12.17
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - early august will see the martinez brothers cuttin’ headz imprint return with a five-track ep from luke solomon. featuring remixes from byron the aquarius and filsonik. although only marking its seventh release here the cuttin’ headz imprint has carved out quite the reputation already with its most recent output. a collaboration between label-heads martinez brothers and miss kittin garnering huge support from both underground and commercial tastemakers.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - charlie & jad said the main thing they were trying to create was music that was unpredictable. had twists. and turns. we think they succeeded. music is made for ears. we could describe it all we like. tell you its good. tell you its amazing. but you have ears. so decide for yourself.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - dj aakmael is a producer weve been loving for many years and were proud to be presenting you with his freerange debut. the us artist has had consistent releases dating back to 2004 and has graced the discographies of many a fine label including uzuri. earthrumental. kolour ltd. his own unxpozd entertainment and most recently the hotly tipped uk label church. here on his daydreeming ep were treated to four original tracks of real house music produced by a true original of the underground. kicking off we have daydreeming with muscular beats laying the foundation for some widescreen orchestral strings and off-kilter and subtly deranged torchsong vocals. rimbaudian steps up for the remix following what for us. is one of the tracks of 2016. werka 8 from his meda fury release. the swedish producer brings a very fresh approach with a loopy and hypnotic techno edge which draws you in with its repeating vocal and trippy sinewave melodies. flipping over we have basement 2 which drops the tempo slightly for a more heads down detroit-inspired jam. a simple three note synth repeats throughout while moody pads bring the deep heat resulting in a track that you could get lost in for days. beacot road closes the ep in fine style with introspective filtered piano chords providing the magic on this simple. stripped back track. the whole thing sounding somehow blunted like its being beamed through a thick haze of ganja smoke. enjoy. and please show your support for dj aakmael!
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - banoffee pies records land their 5th edition to their original series with bp005. another interesting curation hosting the likes of liem and eddie ness of the lehult imprint. along with unknown gem and latest label affiliate to bpr. acs - presenting an intriguing journey into the midst of space pulling from a tropical roller coaster a side into analog acid jams on the b. again. always. and forever. let the music do the talking. for the lovers and the dancers. banoffee x
• ltd repress
• 2xgatefold lp from les graciés
• silkscreened artwork by al white & house of traps
les graciés is a collaboration in the truest sense between paris-based sound artist gaël segalen and deepblak co-founder afrikan sciences. segalen’s experiments in electroacoustic sound met the wider world this year via a debut lp for erratum. an arresting work that showcases her ability to merge hypnotic murk ala angus maclise with the hard concréte of parmegiani & reibel. segalen’s ihearu imprint / organisation is a platform for her various doings. including psychogeographical audio works and multi-media collaborations. as well as servicing as a reference point for other contemporary female artists working across various mediums. eric douglas porter aka african sciences has been deconstructing and re-building forms of contemporary black music since the mid-2000’s. through releases on deepblak (the label he co-runs with aybee) and pan. his musical universe is one of warping cadences and celestial melody. referencing the bold work of percussionists like milford graves & art jenkins. the dissonant chords of motor city techno and stripped back essence of early chicago house matched with broken hard bop sentiments: all tied together with an aesthetic that sits somewhere between sun ra’s omniverse. jean giraud mœbius and dogon cosmology. together as le graciés. segalen and porter make a wholly unclassifiable strain of music that. while containing recognisable elements of each individual s work. also creates a third entity in the process. which can be heard to stunning effect on their forthcoming debut lp ‘low doses’ for firecracker recordings.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - chicago basement trax flexes its muscles and enlisted the services of one chicago s crown jewels of the underground in the form of one mr. jordan fields. apparently only deep connections in the scene or a history of teenage friendship yields you access to this sort of magic on vinyl! nothing but pure authentic 1980s + a bonus disco dub?! wow! surely at this point chicago basement trax is looking to reenforce their mythology while also stating the obvious. no doubt this is the pure uncut raw from the man with the plan himself so let s see who wants to see the provenance now? want to trip more? rumour has it vincent floyd is coming next. do what needs to be done and get this now.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - i choose you 3 winans brothers feat. karen clark sheard remixed by louie vega is the very reason house music is known around the world as a spiritual thing! house and gospel have shared a dance floor from the very start thanks to pioneers like louie vega who harness the joy and inspiration of gospel with the motivational energy of house. never was this more evident than in the 1st project louie vega and 3 winans brothers featuring the clark sisters came together for in 2015. dance which was a world renowned sensation and the catalyst for i choose you .
SUMMER DANCE / AT THE TOP OF THE STAIRS (DANNY KRIVIT EDITS)
12" Vinyl UK15.12.17
nyc disco legend danny krivit returns to the editing block on behalf of seminal miami disco powerhouse tk disco. with 45 years in the dj game under his belt and having played endless gigs all over the world during that time its safe to say mr.k knows exactly what hes doing when it comes to the re-edit thing! with unprecedented access to tk s vaults danny has been turning in some stellar reworkings as of late and the cuts included on this latest instalment keep the quality sky high!
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - its been a year since francis inferno orchestra’s last hit for superconscious records ’harmony’ shredded it’s way into record bags across the globe. now. twelve months on. he returns with his latest 12’ oasis and a time . the a-side consists of two versions of the lead track ’oasis . the celestial body mix’ which is a dreamy uptempo dance escape. and the erotikk mix which gives a nod to early italian dfc records and the sounds of deep forest. on the flip. mating rituals of the eastern suburbs is a devoted chant to the humble inhabitants of the suburb of burwood in melbourne.
SHES SO UNTOUCHABLE (PSYCHEMAGIK / SEVEN DAVID JNR / MOSCOMAN REMIXES)
12" Vinyl UK15.12.17
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - a bitter-sweet. feel good song for late summer. shes so untouchable is the new track from tel-avis garden city movement. backed with remixes by psychemagik. seven davis jr. moscoman and a 12inch edit by the band themselves. the garden city movement trio of joe. roi and johnny produce a blend of sounds drawn from their diverse cultural worlds. ranging from sweet hypnotic beats to bass heavy tracks to horizontally aligned vibes. when we were asked to tag the new song we placed it under emotional balerica. is this even a thing? it is now. as a band who tours around the world all the time it s quite hard to find time to sit in the studio and work like we used to. we try to keep it up through our journey around the world. so if its lakes in estonia. markets from india or a cabin in the middle of nowhere - we re there sampling and recording the vibe. we can make you feel again. - garden city movement since surfacing at the close of 2013 with their breakout track move on. garden city movement have released their entertainment and bengali cinema eps. the modern west 12inch in collaboration with the vinyl factory. climbed the hype machine popular chart with multiple singles. opened for bonobo. caribou. alt-j and played live all over the world. the band s music video for single move on received a nomination for best music video at the la film festival and won best video of the year at the mtv israel music awards. they are currently recording their debut album. set for release in 2017.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - banoffee pies records return to their original white label imprint for another limited ep with bp003. tip. again the bristol label continue to compile artists and styles from all over following there no f***s given approach. the one sided a1 heavily samples a drum solo from the blockbuster film of 2015 whiplash. a strung out track filled with space and delicate percussion. jaffa surfas b1 provides a mid way techno break pumped with analog sounds and a swirling kick throughout. to end. the finely unearthed and re-issued b2 edit closes this diverse release with a bang offering something completely different. rolling jazz feelings for the dance floor. more love for the banoffee people.
selected 3rd advent deal. valid till monday 12:00 met - the legendary lidell townsell on the legendary trax label - what s not to like? get the hole might sound like a fairly dubious title for an ep. but it works within the realms of chicago house! released in the golden year of 88. this ep contains nothing but vintage midwest acid grooves! you could argue that the xxx rated message behind lead cut get the hole is an early precursor of what would come out of the chi via dance mania and other associated labels and artists in latter years. rumour has it the track had an impact on the super underground b-more club scene too unsurprisingly! if you like your house music rough. ready & raw then this is for you! warehouse sounds. box jams. it s all here! remastered in conjunction with trax records. fully legit. now is the time to revisit a cornerstone of classic chicago house music. often imitated. never bettered!
décalé. is a fresh new label based in biarritz ( france ). décalé. focuses on reissuing worldwide -french speaking- music from the 80 s / 90 s. travelling into multiple genres : synth-pop . west indies . new beat . occitan folk . afrobeat . ... and taking taste in weird and obscure records. for it s first release . décalé. started with one of the most awaited french zouk ( in the ear of the beholder ) albums : nar chiveol – -esperance music wir-. originally released in 1988 on a private press in guadeloupe and the same year on west indies records in paris . -apocalypse now ho- is now a well known banger for diggers and décalé. wanted to show the whole album that is really surprising by crossing west indies genres. from disco west indies with -séance de nuit- and -spleen maria- . weird rumba funk with -fo nou pédalé- to early biguine inspiration with -separation kc-. to close this album . - apocalypse now - and - swingue zouk la - sounds like a revolution didn t yet happen in carraibean music.
deep and tripping stuff from argentine producer. ana helder.. the label say: ana helder. the argentinian girl with the special twist. is back with a hand full of tracks. they are mean. dirty. harmful. amorevolous. seductive and addictive. surrender tunes from a producer and dj that does not think in boxes. for müstique she looked into her always-growing production crate and found some post-punk waving funk odes. which want more than just to dance this mess around. they bring soulful lsd-melodies for jazz lovers with techno legs that like to get high on liquid liquid. they are electronic but yet so organic. and they move deeply while spreading the feel of a meditative rest. when diagnose heard them first. he came to the idea of writing a script for a flick that tells the story of a music-making machine. which has more to offer than answers. it forms sound with no traces of reality. but is so human that humans fear it. why did he think that way? only because of what ana helder recently got to say? well. let the music play
when bad people cook good food is a 4 tracker by chicagos dj jes (fresca recordings) & studio nova aka mazi namvar. both cuts are inventive disco cut-ups originally released in the 90s on afterhours but now remixed by smart bar dj garrett david & moza1k. pressed on blue colored vinyl and hand numbered!
dj rocca s second outing on slow motion see s the italian disco-maestro take a dive deep into the bubbling waters of an undersea world that fizzes and pops with synthetic swagger. following his recent releases on codek and long time collaboration with daniele baldelli. moaning is four tracks of playful circuit-funk that will bring a smile to your face and swing to your feet.
bordello a parigi has just returned from a fruitful expedition to russia to secure a four tracker from st petersburg synthesizer playboy kito jempere. super sax sounds is a rich and varied expression from an artist who has explored a spread of sounds during his career. the a-side is the product of one diverse machine. the yamaha qy-70. -bueller s dance- gets the show on the road with latin showband flare. the opener brims with cruising notes. crisp claps and smooth bass. a track guaranteed to put a smile on any face. moods change with the tear stained chords of -space commercial-. a superbly subtle work of joy and heartbreak. a colder wind permeates the flip as a cinematic and sinister element enters. toms and snares support the descending bars of -atmosphere-. a track where tropical dreams cloud into despair. those dreams are purged by -tomohawk-. a dark prowler who stalks with a maniacal glint and menacing intent. an audio feast care of kito jempere.
manchesters garth be has long been associated with wolf. long time fans may be familiar with all the thrills released back in 2009 on wolfep003. a track that is still played by the likes of move d today. the past seven years have seen garth perfecting his craft and launching his sweet sticky label. the seven movements was his debut full-length in 2014 on the label. that same year. it was rightfully placed in the top 5 of both phonica records and piccadilly records end of year lists. with very accurate comparisons to the likes of floating points. theo parrish. kyle hall and moodymann. here garth presents his first full ep for wolf with six jams for the mind. body and soul.
lucky number seven for good company records is the o.g.ep. roza terenzi s cheekily-titled debut. three tracks of doof-approved club gear from the perth-born melbourne resident. plus a bonus sunday-morning-coming-up megamix from vancouver s jayda g. with a sound like windham hill gone hardcore. this record promises fans from black rock to berlin. after the driving. new age electro of opener the right zone. terenzi declares yeh yeh yeh with a bush-bashing jeep of a bassline. blasting roxanne shante as the posse pile out of the whip & into the function. later. higher place sparks the chalice for a pre-dawn dip into the spirit realm. sometime after that. designated driver (and freakout cult-leader) jayda g takes the wheel. pulling into the church car park with her deep in your soul remix. a piano house kick-on of all three roza terenzi originals. feels good. right?
omena celebrates its 20th release by inviting lance gurisik. the artist most commonly known as lancelot. there are no fillers here. transport consists of two tracks. both showcasing an impeccable sense of melodies and rhythm. a solid label favourite that s been tried and tested to rapturous dancefloor response
omena ltd travels to vilnius and meet up with alexander pietnev aka ponty mython for its sixth release. universe of pops consists of three illustrious and imaginative tracks. all free-flowing with an melodic approach that has become a signature sound for ponty mython.
local talk broadens the palette further with new music by melbourne producer prequel. the a side plays host to freedom. a jazzy. undulating. mixed-up house sound that epitomises the spirit of prequel in one track. it s loose and swinging beat infused with hip-shaking bass. heavily percussive piano riffs and crunchy claps only quieten to make way for an unidentified vocal. who politely thanks you for listening and hopes you have a great time while you are here. it sits perfectly in peak-time territory as it does on a late night afterhours tip. on the flip is the ever evolving lefty . a track that starts off playful & dreamy and features some truly lovely keyboard work. after settling into the groove it takes a sudden and sharp left turn and enters a harder acid focused workout. percussive elements weave definitively in and out of the bass line as detroit influenced vocal cries echo throughout the background. this is the type of track you ll be sure to hear blasting out of speaker stacks on all open-minded dance floors around the globe. another accomplished and celebratory affair from prequel. it comes highly recommended.
always a rare treat when a ready-formed and devastatingly good project comes our way three emails and a delivery truck later. we re very happy to be lending a hand getting this one to good homes the world over no info to be had. other than a cleverly plotted out ouija of the label name. some very fetching old school purple master bag sleeves & three incredible cuts of secret origin via the mystifying oracle that is mutable.
the third schatzi is the biggest one yet! six choice cuts of uncertain origin and vintage. just know they re the handiwork of a disco dynamo (or dynamos?) we know well. who s been around for a hot second. who is schatzi? what is schatzi? vinyl-only hand-stamped release. get it before its gone
mindshift records is proud to present trouble11. * the solar mind shift ep*. produced by dj jes. jes. founder of fresca recordings. contributes a stellar release here. pressed on limited-edition vinyl. out of continued respect for the vinyl medium.
betonkust immediately blended in with the 9300 family and it felt like we ve been knowing each other for years and years. after his characteristic remix on innershades latest ep (aal006). it was only a matter of time before he would deliver his own release on our label. with varied percussions. hard kicks and dark synths. the 0% swing ep brings you back to a time when belgian highways were still lavisly flanked by discotheques and afterhours clubs. an era that counts as one of the most beatiful pages in belgian dance history and of which betonkust probably has more knowledge than most of our fellow-countrymen. all four tracks on this proper release produce a thrilling energy that will bring those sleepy ravers. from the 90 s. back to life.
ltd 2017 repress
after delivering a remix for miss fitz and releasing the project rirom together with roman fluegel on our label. ricardo villalobos finally releases his first full solo single for raum musik under his villalobos moniker. two masterpieces of cutting edge electronic music done in a way that only he can do it. we are more than happy with this release and it will be released only on vinyl.
a new project by trikk and mathias schober had his hour of birth on the recent lossless outbound compilation and now this is their first own 12inch. two monster tunes that one could classify as new-wave-ebm-electrofied housemusic or if it needs to be more catchy bladerunner house! sounding amazing on a big system!!!
clash lion is a mix of three personalities shall ocin. terr and daniel watts. three artists with different musical backgrounds merging forces to create a truly eclectic and open minded label. after the standout success of their debut release from maetrik in september. the labels second helping comes from label co-owner. shall ocin. known for his heavy use of modular synths. analog rhythmboxes and custom-made effects his bounty hunter ep is definitely unique. cicada layers atmospheric modulations. slow pulsating synth work on top of a booming bass drum. dark synth tones resonate to create real exploration of sound. raw. and somewhat ethereal in its composition ‘bounty hunter’ layers frequency patterns in a fresh formation. leading into a heady path of sound texture before its thunderous release with a booming synth riff. the labels mission to achieve eclectic. no boundaries electronic music has been displayed throughout this release from shall. with the final track yummy jam creating an experimental electronica vibe. showing his passion for innovation.
fabe has become an integral part of the infuse label. with his square town story ep and ho do ri collaboration picking up various plaudits. as i skipped the gym ep kicks off with shaped like kayla . continuing the producers preference for a mind melting bass line flecks of acid and tripped out vocal snippets add a wigged out feel. who is the drummer jacks things up with swung percussion whilst navigate takes a broken beat direction. vinyl only!
icelandic composer Ólafur arnalds reissues and revives his debut album in form of a special remastered 10th anniversary edition titled eulogy for evolution 2017 — available worldwide via erased tapes on limited transparent vinyl.
following its initial release in 2007 and coinciding with Ólafur’s 30th birthday. label founder robert raths gifted the chance for this record to shine a second time.
for its 4th release. the other planet presents karl lumont & ray kandinski. pioneers of the modern world with a touch of lo-fi and dance.
on the a. karl lumont is an explorer. this ep is inspired by nature and is the result of his wanderings at dusk. from cloudy mountains to sunny paradises. his path is built on curiosities.
for the b. escape your endless scrolling of the internet to embrace life through dance music and jazzy vibes. explore your city with full speed with this side by ray kandinski.
x-coast embarks on the eighth expedition into the exotic lands of palm trees and blue skies with the ‘yucat​.á.​.n​. ​.channel’​. ​.ep.
expedition eight features three jams packed full of emotional breakdowns. rave samples and thrashing synth​. ​.patterns.​. ​.accompanied​. ​.by​. ​.a​. ​.remix​. ​.from​. ​.previous​. ​.release​. ​.artist​. ​.dj​. ​.boring.
having already earned his balearic stripes some time ago. as one of the resident djs at we love. at space in ibiza. ian blevins has since relocated to berlin. and has been immersing himself in the esoteric vibes of the city. on the strength of his latest ep on futureboogie. this is clearly a good thing. as the round trip ep is laden with the deep magical vibes that have also shaped his recent releases on labels like banoffe pies. not an animal records. blind jacks journey and esp institute. on round trip. an abundance of driving. arpeggiated synthesizers weave around sparse yet sturdy drumbeats. as thick pads rise and fall in dramatic fashion. panthera krause (permanent vacation/riotvan/lobster theremin) is on board for the remix of round trip. re-shaping the original into a merry. space organ led. tribal dance. with a splash of garage house vibes that soon become immersed in its own synth heaven. its a cracking remix from the leipzig based producer. on rolands rat. blevins keeps things tight with soaring strings. organ stabs a strolling bassline for a quality jam. whilst can you count my dream? is a dense. and cinematic slab of transcendental dance. an almost claustrophobic atmosphere only intensifies the drama and delivers the heat that seals this superb ep from blevins.
nicola altieri aka the mechanical man. from naples is the newest entry in the bosconi family. after contributing with one track on -the sweetest- series on bosconi extra virgin. he delivers here a rich eight tracker mini lp on. where casio sounds. yamaha fm synths and akai samplers are the main ingredients to give birth to his own compositions.
sounding like a constipated and forced minimalistic funky music created in a small bedroom environment. warm. dirty and slowed down like from an old tape cassette but full bodied. the release begins with the intimate and dark mood of sam and keeps going on with the mysterious vibes of march. the breakbeat rhythm of the broken gravity track and the smokey atmosphere of the downbeat sketch slap. more mechanical grooves on b side with the percussive mid tempo of attrazioni and more ethereal. intergalactic broken beats with amarcord. going back to obscurity with the soulful slow house jam of gess. while the dubby the new stein track close up the release with a touch of micro spacial spirituality. mechanical soul for you ears.
hot creations revive chicago’s ghetto house scene with pioneer dj funk and german producer rydim who deliver the pumping “ghetto booty”. a fitting addition to the release. miami’s jesse perez is on hand with solid remix.
the title track is a real throwback to the era of ghetto house with it’s straight up. stripped beats. rydim explains “this project is a dream for me! dj funk has always been my greatest hero in all things chicago. doing “ghetto booty” with charles was such a fantastic opportunity to bring all these energetic. uptempo chicago vibes to today’s dancefloors. it’s a bouncing. killer of a track! the other “easy as that” is more of a dj tool. it’s the result of my latest drum computer. swinging like only these little machines can.”
rydim has been stirring up dance floors and releasing records under a variety of pseudonyms since 2002. since his rydim alias began in 2013. he has delivered releases for an enviable roster of labels including hot creations. tsuba and pets recordings and his tours have included the electronic scene’s most prestigious clubs.
mr. nice guy records label owner jesse perez has released on labels like hot creations. i’m a house gangster. bpitch control and eats everything’s edible. his music always has a tongue in cheek charm and this latest remix is no exception. as he brings a heavy dose of funk and swing into the mix.
capturing the hedonism of the glitterbox extravaganza. glitterbox discos revenge is selected and curated by founder and label boss simon dunmore. the album gets to the very essence of dance music in its truest sense music which moves your body and your soul. the standout tracks are a mixture of brand new funk-laden cuts. all-time house classics and rare disco treasures. heard for the first time on the discos revenge compilation. the shapeshifters lend their unmistakeable soulful house sound into the blend with when love breaks down featuring the voice of teni tinks. distilling a universal spirit are iconic grooves like richie havens ‘going back to my roots’. whitney houston ‘it’s not right but it’s okay’ (kcc’s release the love groove mix) and patti labelle ‘music is my way of life’ (john luongo remix). all firm favourites with the glitterbox crowds. giving a subtle nod to the golden era of dance music. glitterbox – disco’s revenge fuses contemporary dancefloor heat with unforgettably timeless grooves. each track being chosen for its ability to create magic on the dancefloor.
groove patrol aka the 95 north crew dropped these 2 sides of heavyweight nyc garage pressure in 1993. one listen and it’s obvious the influence records like this had on uk producers and scenes. swinging. funked out and tough. all at the same time. need your love is here across 3 mixes. the original mix itself sounding the most uk-centric for sure. if soulful. underground us house is your bag you’ll be needing this reissue for sure! absolutely oozing class. classic material. dancin’ to the music is the b-side. 2 mixes feature. again and it’s that 95 north sound - drenched in soul. yet street at the same time. both versions are hard enough for the heads. but musical enough for the dancers who are deep in the speaker stack. brilliant stuff for house lovers old and new. this one’s a tasty 2017 reissue and remaster. featuring all cuts. unedited. as per the original release way back when. essential stuff here. do not sleep. a worthy addition to any dj’s bag.
skylax is proud to welcome a new member in the gang : demuja ! the austrian producer who did the vinyl only mary janes theory record caused something of a stir when it came out at the start of the year. clearly inspired by the raw classic deep house sound. his releases find a home also on other various labels such as freerange. house puff. traxx underground and legendary nyc house nervous. he gave us the chance to get 5 monstruous cuts straight from his basement (where he s doing his already cult videos showing his impressive skills as a producer). instant classic !
the new ep from montreal/berlin based label parages music is a collection of deep and percussive jams from jonattan levingstone. a well balanced ep. where the groove is constent with diverse influences from afro elements. dub techno and detroit house. on the flip side.>billie< is a deep house stunner with detroit style keyboards. subtle tribal elements and >secret. not so secret< soulfull vocal sample that will get stuck in your head for hours ... contributing to the ep. is canadian house prodigy. the mole. working a robotic and groovy remix of >billie<.
limited pressing of 1000 numbered copies on yellow 180 gram audiophile vinyl.
dead serious is the debut studio album of american hip hop duo das efx. originally released in 1992. recording sessions for the album took place at firehouse studios in brooklyn. new york and at charlie marotta’s north shore soundworks studio in long island. new york. dead serious caused an immediate sensation upon its release. the album was a certified hit. peaking at 16 on the u.s. billboard 200 chart. topping the top r&b/hip-hop albums chart for five weeks. dead serious went platinum on the strength of the singles mic checka and the top 40 pop hit they want efx. by 1993. well-received upon its release. dead serious has since been regarded by music writers as a significant and influential album in hip hop. giving it a 4 out of 5-mic rating. the sources matty c compared the duos lyrical style to that of busta rhymes. treach. and epmd.
ltd 2017 repress . rest in peace andreas. your music will live on forever. andreas gehm. before his untimely death. announced on his board he wasn t coming back on stage but he had releases in the pipeline of important labels. two of these tracks were meant to involve. tribute to the master of german acid.
a pair of naughty as you like sample heavy tribal house music rumblers. rapture inducing grooves for the more discerning floor. these gents have had some big label releases. but the names have been changed to protect the innocent. get involved. vinyl only slab. hand stamped 45rpm loud cut for club play.
die ursympathische. trinkfeste und gern auch mal alberne doppel-lp des tam tam tanzlokals (aka kammerspiele bar) in münchen. eine platte. die gut zuhören kann und dich versteht. eine platte. die für jeden spaß zu haben ist. die mit dir bis zum nächsten morgen in den dreckigsten clubs der stadt tanzt. und die mit dir genauso gern raus an den see fährt und kirschen isst. zwei platten mit tracks und songs von den djs und bands. die das tam tam tanzlokal in seinem ersten jahr zu einem unverwechselbar offenen. verrückten. partyhungrigen. allesistmöglichen. duweißtniewaspassierten ort gemacht haben.
pierre bastien is a french legend that has collaborated with artists such as robert wyatt. jac berrocal and jaki liebezeit. to name just a few. he is also very well known for his compositions based on home-made mechanical instruments. designed and constructed by bastien himself. pure diy. using these instruments he would create a heady experimental mix incorporating poetry and some far-out music. all in all very intriguing and original indeed. needless to say when the notion of pierre bastien and versatile records potentially making a project together arose. it was a total honour! throw into the mix esteemed electro-acoustic composer eddie ladoire and now we ve really got something interesting. eddie and pierre met when they appeared on the same concert bill together and they decided to collaborate further with versatile being the platform for the fruits of this particular project. the original version of phantom dance is a beautiful piece where bastien plays a trumpet into some water blended with electronic drums and mellow organs lines. creating an otherworldly. subterranean jazz vibe for the freaks. suzanne kraft. the la native / amsterdam based producer turns the original into some mechanical broken funk vibes while rotterdam s oceanic delivers 2 fresh. reimagined versions. one for for the club with a strong afro beat feel while the other one is a slower affair for the after hours. both mixes bringing something new to the table. a truly original and interesting release from some very talented people. for those with open ears and open minds!
the debut album from fast-rising moscow based producer harry light will celebrate robot ranch s 10th release and anniversary. with the range of atmospheric out of space audio structures and analogue deep house/techno flavors there s a lot of things to discover inside. -coaster- delivers stripped back deep techno grooves while trainspotting explores the functional delights of minimalistic sound. -chapter i draw the dub techno dancing realms and nights before finishing the first vinyl with deep atmospheric vibes. unpacking second vinyl you ll find dilemma more dark but very functional dancefloor heater with deeper roller friday night affair on the same side. the lp headliner northern lights brings in with the raw techno palette heavily influenced by its garage sub bass. acid-house dancefloor tool and secret weapon right moment unleash the vinyl number two. happily. there is much to find and listen on the third vinyl. uk rain delivers dusty. sample-heavy deep house groover with touch of garage hooks. while strong iv holds the melody and dubby chords in more classical way filling the mood with beauty and immersed in thought. amayak drives you fastly into jacking-house dancefloor groover which will leave you there without hope for salvation. the last but not least headswing gets you into the hypnotic voodoo thrill or maybe as an act: you discover yourself in center of pbar dancefloor diving into the depth.
following the hypnotic ‘what’s in your head’ ep in 2016. archie hamilton returns to moscow records with his first solo ep on the imprint since the release last year. since finishing 2016 with a place in ra s top 100 djs poll. he’s been touring the world. had a summer residency at amnesia and released another massive ep on fuse. an integral part of the stellar ascent of the brand. and founder at tastemaker label initiatives moscow records. moss co. and arkityp. he is an artist very much in control of his rise. the record opens with confusion. an out and out anthem which has been tearing up dance floors across the globe all summer. a trademark bassline drives the track forward as stabs build. tight percussion cuts through and a repeating vocal enters. then when the track drops it shifts the mood completely. causing any dance floor to bump uncontrollably. dos equis is something different altogether. minimalistic percussion and a tight sub lay the foundations for a funky bass guitar line. warming pads meet rhodes keys and out of nowhere a beautifully subtle vocal line appears. as the track breaks down. a mind bending synth line takes the listener out of their state of reflection. the title track on the flip is a classic piece of groovy hamilton weaponry. a positive mood that bounces along to a whispering voice in the background. the track develops as lush chords permeate the groove. soaking the dance floor in the last of the summer sun to create a euphoric crescendo.
drawing inspiration from germanys fruitful underground techno scene of the 90s and early 2000s. andreas henneberg is widely loved for his innovative and futuristic sounds that blend techno with straight-talking tech-house. sure to push the boundaries of club music while cementing andreas reputation as one of electronic musics most gifted producers. seventeen is his most ambitious work to date and signals exciting times ahead for one of berlins most respected artists. seventeen is an album rooted in energy and high-intensity from the very outset. 2x12- gatefold and printed innersleeves!
THE DUB I LOST EP2 (LARRY HEARD. ZEPHERIN SAINT & ORAL DEEP REMIX)
12" Vinyl UK12.12.17
you go through your collection
and discover a gem you forgot about
you hear a track that transports you back
to a moment in time
you stumble across a track
you didn’t know you loved
the dub i lost is a compilation mixed and compiled by zepherin saint. founder of tribe records. and from it come 2 separate vinyl releases – tribev10 and tribev11 – that see house music royalty join tribe mainstays to create house music dubs. drenched in soul and rich in organic instrumentation.
tribev11 features tracks by sai & ribatone. alex finkin/vanina and oral deep remixed by the legendary larry heard and zepherin saint and oral deep respectively.
THE DUB I LOST EP (DANNY KRIVIT EDIT / RON TRENT REMIX)
12" Vinyl UK12.12.17
you go through your collection
and discover a gem you forgot about
you hear a track that transports you back
to a moment in time
you stumble across a track
you didn’t know you loved
the dub i lost is a compilation mixed and compiled by zepher in saint. founder of tribe records. and from it come 2 separate vinyl releases tribev10 and tribev11 that see house music royalty join tribe mainstays to create house music dubs. drenched in soul and rich in organic instrumentation.
tribev10 features tracks by teddy douglas. timmy regisford & arnold jarvis remixed by the legendary ron trent and danny krivit.
RED ATLANTIC EP ( AUTARKIC. COSMO VITELLI REMIXES)
12" Vinyl UK12.12.17
having made his debut on throne of blood as a contributor to moon rock volume 4. cass. returns to the label with a blissed out 12” that builds upon the low-slung atmospheres of his recent output on emotional response and international feel (in collaboration with jan schulte) to create a heady and modern sound influenced by both balearic and 80’s pop sonics without every losing sight of the dance.