mihai popescu s release follows metereze s lineage of house infused grooves. delivering feelings with each of the 4 tracks that shape mtrz010.1 and not any kind of feelings but those that can change the dancefloor collective state of mind in a blink of an eye.
act iv from our vinyls series. containing 2 stories told by triptil and andu simion from romania. as well as eidan from lille and petit batou from paris in collaboration with romanian brothers bratias.
frankfurt based paradroid is the infamous hero of the microhouse sound alongside guys like s-max and fym. he’s already been in the scene for quite a while and had releases on labels like force inc. music works and boogizm to name a few. strong microhouse like in the ol’ days.
introducing the debut 12” by miami duo sons of immigrants. for their first release on amam. the un_mute residents deliver a fresh melange between acid jazz. minimal and house. combining old school analog hip hop beats and samples with trippy vocals. raw percussions. deep chords and jazzy basslines. makes the trademark sound of soi.
befog takes con into a deeper underwater dimension with an outstanding remix.
junes kicks off a new imprint. dote. with a full-length exploration of the direct yet dreamlike sound he s made his own. with his usual flair for crisp grooves and ghostly palettes. a view reveals a broader range of nuanced vibes. second wind and stop. elate show a playful buoyancy. and a sense of discovery in tracks like balancing act and two-sided embrace add a narrative pace to the collection. there s time for some of the creeping. spaced out atmospheres that hallmark some of junes previous best. but with tracks like packaging. the realisation of this sound is richer than ever. there s a restless feel throughout the work. too – especially evident in the closer spooked – and a feeling that we ve been on a trip that doesn t end here.
we have waited 3 years to release the sound we want to inspire with. but we now have the modula records first release coming out soon on vinyl only. mr001 comes in the form of a various artists ep featuring the very best producers around right now. maksy. mehlor. steve butcher & ross mccormack. this 4 track ep takes you on a deep and minimal journey with guaranteed grooves.
incl incl. remixes by ricarco villalobos & dorian paic aka doric
klas henrik lindblad better known as sasse or freestyle man has been a friend of our label for many years and also released together with dorian for our raum musik compilation in 2005. soul sounds without any doubt still is one of his absolute masterpieces and he was never willing to do anything with it and just let it rest in peace until the idea came up to re release it for our label. usually we are not licensing or re releasing anything but sasse and especially this track of him definitely deserve it. as it is also our 20 years anniversary we got one of our key artists on board that has been playing the track again a lot recently and that also immediately liked the idea of remixing this track and this is the result now. we are happy to present you the original track of sasse plus two remixes by our dear friend ricardo villalobos and label head dorian paic together. enjoy !
ltd 2018 repress / doublet is the production moniker of friends and musical partners tomoki tamura and tuccillo. previously releasing together on other labels. they have come together to form the new eponymously named doublet imprint as a channel for their own music. tomoki and his holic trax label have long been serving up solid house music
ALTERNATE (STEVE O SULLIVAN MIX) (LTD HAND STAMPED)
12" Vinyl UK11.06.18
after the extremely solid album of the romanian due earlier this year. cristi cons and vlad caia (sit) are coming up with a beautiful limited edition vinyl release on their new home label - sushitech. the original version of alternate is a warm and dreamy. atmospheric track that keeps pushing the boundaries of the modern romanian / berlin minimal house sound. on the flip uk legend and label veteran steve o sullivan takes things dubby and funky with his original strong trademark sound. as all other limited edition releases on the label this will probably be very much sought after - don t sleep.
its around-the-clock block party with makelidey! first stop at l.a.. meet jonas sella. second stop at lisbon. meet sandro. they both set the groove in the best tradition of minibarian beats. everything was set to bring pit spector on board and let him close the show with a superb piece of house.
northsouth records invite emergent talents chris geschwinder and henry hyde to whip up some dazzling peak time house fare. with each artist presenting themselves across two tracks. geschwinder is up first with the charging modern axis of evil. matching the haunting purr of the lead synths with an insistent kick and clap combo that can t be argued with. hes no slouch on in 2 either. getting into a subtly lopsided and seriously swinging spot that its hard to wriggle out of. henry hyde too seems to have a focused vision for what they create. fusing the pops and wobbles of minimal and matching it with the overall bulbous nature of the music on northsouth.
parliamnt vinyl only record label is back with the second release. an original track by reda dare surfing the groove and two amazing versions remix by diego krause and other pretty cool remix by italian underground duo verrina & ventura
moral fiber sub-label souzou is back with it’ s second release. freedom sz002 is an exclusive ep by sander ellerman (jelly beast recordings). as a regular on souzou’ s counterpart moral fiber. sander ellerman is known for his delicate tunes. subtle changes and well thought-out transitions. with three brand new original tracks he perfectly displays the label’ s bass-driven. minimalistic techno sound. nima gorji delivers a penetrating remix for title track freedom.
the modeight label catalog contains the works of such artists as silat beksi. rqz. durrred. dragutesku. olivian nour. university of nowhere. svet. these records are not collecting dust on the shelves of private collectors - instead. they are actively played by djs. with support from the leading romanian artists. the label’s tracks were broken in on the dancefloors of the sunwaves festival. the fifth release of the label is brought to you by amin ravelle and virkut. who joined forces under the name methylat. these highly effective groovy and minimalistic tracks are available only on vinyl.
ndlgnc. is the first reference of plural and at the same time the debut of crave:: duo composed of faktorm and gustavho bacilo. the musical content includes genres such as techno. electro. house and experimental nuances. on a minimalist basis with remixes of sonodab.
titonton duvante s residual imprint has long been considered one of the most respected house-leaning labels in the game. over the course of the past two decades. the ohio-based label has housed works from some of the scene s foremost players. with the likes of boo williams. john tejada. demarkus lewis and volcov among those who ve repped the tight-knit label with distinction. the label s latest is another high point for all concerned. a v/a featuring the works of duvante & andreas saag as well as garrett david. todd sines (under his .xtrak alias) and fym. it s a wonderfully varied and exciting release that speaks volumes of the label s ability to consistently churn out top drawer house music.
very limited repress! when two legends meet one of the most promising talents from the new generation. the result just could not be any better. for its fifth release. berg audio is proud to present >a different path<. an ep featuring two original tracks from the paris-based producer traumer accompanied by incredible remixes from delano smith & exos. must have!
bossmusik returns with adam stromstedt for their seventh release. the swede. now residing in australia. is known for his eclectic track selection and production. on the a-side. two dance floors rollers combine groove and warm synths to create perfect soundtracks for the coming summer months. the b side showcases a more experimental side to adam s production. intermittent vocals combine with percussion driven rhythms for an easy going micro house trip.
new to the all day i dream team is newman. his name literal. this new york based artist is at the beginning of what we believe will be a long career both through his emotive productions and compelling beautiful dj sets. the release itself sits at the more dance floor oriented end of the label. both breath of the souls and the long journey have been truly tried and tested at this point. solid grooves. wailing middle eastern emotive lady voices and strings. for our events. these are the peak time anthems. the ep also features when the leaves fall. closing out the release in blissful style. and a warm welcome for newman to our all day i dream family.
in a short space of time prodigious dutch producer pascal benjamin has built up a catalogue of ear-snagging minimal house confections for labels like welt. norse projekt. algorhythmic and botanic minds. now hes hitting the big time with this 12inch on the mighty slapfunk. and hes packing just the kind of chunky. swinging but ultimately lean jams they love. out of line keeps things focused on the drums. with just some sub bass and microscopic threads of sonic matter in between. to goodto be who? is equally stripped down. but decidedly more wriggly in its make up. and then finest hour kicks off the b-side with some fatter beats and a more prominent bass line. lagrange point finishes the ep off with some subliminal bleeps and tones pinging in between the wafer thin percussive pulses.
sehr geehrte damen und herren. zur veranschaulichung erhalten sie einsicht in unsere methodisch aufgebaute abhandlung der ersten nachtamt publikation: -retardierung im fortschrittlichen prozess -konsumieren ohne ausbeutung -kontemplative reflexion im geschwindigkeitsrausch -signale setzen ungeachtet aller widerstände -repetitive unruhen. doch nichts endet.
dmt aka dorian paic. markus fix and tobi neumann dig a little deeper on their next offering. -ride- does exactly what it says on the tin. taking you on a nine-minute journey that starts with an extended build-up. offering a tantalising glimpse of what s to come. from then on. house chords and dub elements abound. complemented throughout by beguiling melodic lines. hypnotic vocal samples. effects and some smooth filter action. this co-production from three tech house specialists harmonises perfectly. creating a well-rounded. homogeneous track that leaves you craving for more! born in berlin but living the life in mannheim. fabe is the next insider tip on cocoon worth keeping an eye on. already shaking up clubs around the world. he s also part of the cocoon ibiza line up this year! however he s not only turning heads as a dj. his productions also work on an extremely high level featuring a unique sound signature. his cocoon recordings track -last shot for bob- creaks. growls. clatters. squeaks and knocks in all directions creating an incredibly cool and. above all. groovy sound. it s electronic noise-funk served up in the best techno and house fashion. that drags you onto the dance floor and drenches you in pleasure.
bugs is aus label owner will sauls first solo ep in over 4 years and follows his inaugural release on new aus compilation series. inside out. heres will on the a side. bugs is inspired as much by dancing at plastic people/co-op to the bugz in the attic as is it is by carl craigs innerzone orchestra track bugs in the bass bin. hopefully i bring my own twist to these key influences. the map room tumbles with big. swinging drums as a fervid sense of tension burns throughout before matt karmill takes bugs off on a linear dubbed out excursion to complete the package.
entstanden im jahr 2017. in einem zeitraum von einem dreivierteljahr. ist dies stimmings jüngstes werk. sein ausdruck und sein verständnis von house sind auch hier von einer individualität geprägt. die nicht so recht zu der funktionalität des genres passen will. und doch die eskapade. das loslassen sind auch hier teil.
next rabbit hole groover! vinyl only. we are back! the rabbit hole records returns with a fresh release signed by the romanian duo livio & roby. joining trh family. the skilful nima gorji and shoxy deliver two killer remixes. brace yourselves!
BUSINESS EP (MATHEW JONSONS LATE FOR WORK REMIX) (140 GR)
12" Vinyl UK28.05.18
20/20 vision welcome nathan jonson to the label to deliver some of his esteemed beats - he was previously known as hrdvision. and as a member of midnight operator alongside his infamous brother mathew. it is in fact mj who gets the run of the a side with a bouncing. bubbly remix of -business- that calls to mind some of the most wriggly threads in that unmistakable jonson sound. -let your body- strikes a different tone on the b-side. conjuring up some rave ghosts and decanting them into a thoroughly modern club burner heavy on the dramatic arrangement and sure to create wild responses on the dancefloor. -business- in its original form is a loose and funky-as-hell electro jam with live. glutinous monosynth flex and detroit-tinted pads to die for.
early support from: archie hamilton. cosmjn. nick beringer. iuly b.. loquace & more. after the huge success of our first record. we are proud to present you create. following on from his ep earlier this year. philipp lichtblau returns to movin with another 4 tracker. with great pleasure we can unveil monika ross & alex ground on remix duties. who have laid their hands on the originals. next to the title track and >overthinking<. they conclude the package with their interpretations. four outstanding tracks for unique moments - join the movement!
more than a year after the release of their debut album mandar is back with an absolute stellar ep! two full sided loud cuts of pure club madness! string theory has summer vibes written all over it with strings reminiscent of pepe bradocks classic sunset anthem deep burnt. the flipside poisoned words is a sexy groover with a woman whispering poisonous words. mandar is raising the bar with this ep and shows that it s all about quality over quantity. must buy!
villalobos and argenis brito getting trippy... to coincide with their 8th year. toitoi gear up for their biggest release yet with ricardo villalobos & argenis brito teaming up under ‘pol & pox’. ‘el malekon’ kicks things off in typically trippy fashion with loose percussive groove and a subdued bassline line whilst disembodied vocals swirl in and out of the mix. ‘rikileaks’ conjures up more aquatic joy. this time with a more pronounced male vocal being the centre point to another beautifully meandering 11 minute ride.
it s time for a fresh new release from the apollonia stable. and this time around we unveil four groovy gems from shonky and tolga fidan working together for the first time. giving us a winning combination and one which is sure to satisfy fans of both artists. the first track dynamo sets the tone for the ep. the bassline has a deadly groove. while playful effects dance around at the top end creating an immersive atmosphere. intergalactic vibes. after that comes bastille . which features a similarly jaunty rhythm with a variety of bleeps. chirps and twangs layered on top on each other to give the track its depth and character. while a menacing b-line does its dirty work in the low end.on the flip we get micro-ondes . a mysterious into the undiscovered lands of planet funk. you feel as though you ve been transported to another world. where warped creatures lurk. calling out for your attention. as for the bass. its rhythm is utterly contagious. finally americana completes the collection. maintaining the unusual use of sound prevalent throughout the ep it utilises a myriad distorted instruments. support in the low end comes via a tough. punchy bass riff.
the frankonia ep is the result of the collaboration between nils weimann and martin glowacz. which started many years ago. side a serves two different. powerful tracks. frankonia comes with warm atmospheres and spaces. driven by the interaction of bass and synth lines. wrapped in some subtile delayed textures. lower has a rollin bass structure. combined with smashing vocals and surrounded by resonating marbles. side b belongs paul agripa’s interpretation of frankonia. he’s also known as a part of ragrip and comoji. the remix takes you on a 13 minutes trip. carried by a harmonic baseline. extended spaces and melodies. play it loud! early support by cezar. sedee. vlad arapasu.
cause we love vinyl. here is the first vinyl from the label jackfruit recordings. a new label founded in 2017. label owner is the berlin based artist. dompe. known for good arranged house sounds. he releases a lot. a real creative mind. four handmade tracks can be found on the vinyl.
on funky fungi 003 label owner georg stuby presents a new funky minimal house cut. the remix by funk e pushes the dance floor to a higher level. while the lowris & ashac remix opens up the trippy afterhour dimension.
2018 repress of the debut full length lp from spencer doran and ryan carlile s visible cloaks project. initially recorded in 2013 and issued on cassette by sun ark in 2014 (as cloaks). this first offering uses conceptual processes to weave many of the same threads as their later work. synthetic fm tones. tuned mallet percussion. and electronically modulated voice. all arranged in a gossamer web. spun with neon electronics. on this release the duo set off on the sonic journey they are still on today. refracting their influences through east-west feedback loops. augmenting traditions with technology. remastered 45rpm dmm version with additional surprises!
state of flow is proud to announce a freshly baked ep by jakob seidensticker & boronas which will be available in march 2018. this release marks the magical number three coming from the well respected vinyl only imprint. a psychedelic and spacey but solid minimal tech house ep.
CERULEAN REMIXES (LUCIANO. MOFFA X TROXLER. BRUNO PRONSATO & CLOVIS REMIXES)
12" Vinyl UK23.05.18
2017 saw cesar merveille & ryan crosson deliver their second long player in the shape of cerulean. drawing on their modern classical. jazz. ambient and abstract influences to create yet another unique listen featuring collaborations with a classical pianist. trumpet. guitar and double bass players. here we see those original parts eschewed into something entirely fresh from friends and close associates of the duo. leading on the release is cadenza boss lucianos sous le sol interpretation of arp. which twists and turns through the hypnotic chimes and emotive piano chords of the original whilst stirring in luciens signature modulating and intricately evolving rhythmic style. following is a collaborative rework from new yorks phil moffa and seth troxler which employs ethereal synth drones and stuttering vocal cuts alongside a bumpy percussive drive and pulsating subs. perlons bruno pronsato steps up next to remix even tides. delivering his typically raw and emotive style via glitched out. mind-bending percussion. elongated bass drones and cleverly reshaped cuts of the originals cinematic elements. l.as clovis then closes the package with his remix of nordic bummers. employing shuffled hats. lumpy subs and crunchy claps at its core whilst horn swells and aiy atmospherics ebb and flow throughout.
the latest microcastle release welcomes the unique and exceptionally talented upercent to the label for his debut ep. born in valencia. this thought provoking. emotive artist has steadily developed a distinctive style that fuses organic and analog sounds with masterful creativity. perfectionism and constant innovation. making him one of the most naturally talented producers to emerge from the spanish scene. upercent’s uncanny ability to tell captivating stories through his music has seen him evolve and raise the creative bar with outstanding releases on kompakt. diynamic. monaberry and endless. now making his microcastle debut with the three track artist showcase ‘vuit’. upercent presents some of the most eclectic productions of his career alongside a remix from chaim.
wolkenbett ep is brought to you by claude steiner and yannick sardi. together they form elektro baboushka. a music project born as a result of the duo s close friendship and joint discovery of electronic music. inspired by bands like yello. kraftwerk. and depeche mode. elektro baboushka developed their own style: a blend of ambient and downbeat spiced with jazz grooves and minimal. musically trained in guitar and piano. claude plays the guitar and builds loops while yannick accompanies him with vocals and keyboard. wolkenbett ep features two massive originals and an intricately deep remix by sleep is commercial s andrea ferlin.
it s the fourth go round for monsieur blue. who steps back up to the plate with another three surefire jams from the slinkier side of the minimal house spectrum. -track 1- is an exquisite trip through blue-hued keys and shuffling drums. striking a fine balance between the lounge and the dancefloor. -track 2- takes a moodier approach. eking out mysterious chords and injecting a little juice into the low end to suit a more rugged situation. and then -track 3- jettisons the ballast and pings off into a dubbed out sphere of house music perfectly crafted for the times you want to get lost at sea.
telegraph presents «classics» a concept serie available on vinyl only including tracks released during the past 20 years – all tracks are re-mastered and cut in a 160 grams vinyl for a brand new listening experience. for the vol.1 we choose nothing but the best with tracks from robert hood. daniel bell and ben nevile originally released on the post office compilation back in 2002. enjoy!
vinyl only. the 6th release from tokyo based init which especially focus on releasing tracks from japanese artists. this time is the split ep by shintaro.d and kensuke yasuhara who are the core artists and founders of the label.
after a quiet year jan hendez is back with new textures for this 4th output on lumbago’s imprint. this release. built around different construction and moods. welcomes 3 originals and a clever equation of those joints by the infamous professor le loup. welcome in the geeky cave! a1 is composed of strong. deep basslines that melts with beautiful synths and twisted rhythms that will bring you directly to space. a2 jan hendez achieve a really interesting mix of his influences with a track that we have difficulties to categorize. breakbeat oriented. also electro. but with his minimal touch. ravy and deep. b1 is the more housy oriented. a great tool for djs with a good drop of acid on the middle. b2. le loup used elements of the three originals to mastermind a clever track between minimal house. and electro.
rawax welcomes sorin rastoaca aka bacauanu aka vid to the family! there is no need to introduce this great artist and a|ndromeda label boss. his music and discography are manifested to the undergound scene since 2012. - moving on - is a 2 track beauty righ on time for the open air season.
vinyl only / 300 copies / 180g vinyl / fifth release and a 4-tracker ep featuring sweely. ghini-b. flavio folco & redj aiming to please different moods. with each their own backgrounds & emotions you may struggle to describe the vibe. whether it tastes more house or techno but it will definitely bring people together.
it s been a while since the latest melisma release. last time we saw ricardo villalobos & argenis brito deliver the amnesia ep which was supported by pretty much everyone and is considered a underground techno classic... this time it s a double pack from label owners dani casarano & felipe valenzuela who delivers 5 tracks of deep electronic techno phunk of the highest quality. aimed straight towards the dancefloors.