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.
spoon’s first minimal aesthetic two tracker with different moods. only vinyl.
“kindness” (a-side) takes you directly to an afrobeat-trip of 9 minutes driven by some interesting drums. definitely a peak time track that will deliver the afro-american vibe into the crowd. “looo” (b-side) is the early morning tune / stripped-back track with a pitched voice and rising production.
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.
limited to 200 copies. this release is the first of the 5 12- from the thomas brinkmann retrospektiv 5xlp box set. the 5 individual 12- will be released through 2018. thomas brinkmann is one of the great producers of techno music and modern dance music.
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.
the silverlining series continues its output of deep. underground body music with this three tracker that features the sought-after invisible ink track from his reverberations days. lessons in jerboa. a brand new tracky modular frenzy. a re-edit of his track from the mirai compilation. and closing off with devotion. a previously unreleased melodic ambient track created for his friends wedding in 1996.
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
italian duo jamahr which previously successfully released tunes on labels such as kina music. earlydub. monday morning and others. will soon be releasing a debut release on berlin-based vinyl only sleepless musik record label. the release features three original tunes and a class remix from heavyweights. cab drivers.
ztrl continues our journey with the warping of frequency and a magic touch. his productions invite you to dive from high up in the spectrum and into the lowest depths. take a breath below the wave as you brush against the texture and rhythms he creates. as though you are invisible and central in the sound. soft harmonies tickle and sneak around the core. holding you in fascination and thought.
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.
momentum mofiv006 has four original tracks by algerian producer selim bouziri aka wave particle singularity. capturing moral fiber’s distinctive deep and groovy sound. inspired by traditional drummers in algerian streets and sahara’s desert. wave particle singularity’s dark but warm. steady but dynamic. original and captivating music is represented as an expression of pureness and authenticity standing on an honest backbone of creativity that is not marred by any idea of commercialism.
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.
alexis cabrera is a solidified ingredient of the argentinien house scene since years and at the latest after his releases on u.dig and momentz the fun records label head seems to be a huge inspiration for the european scene as well. his very own signature build by short modular chord sequences paired with high level mixed drum grooves. must not be missing in the salty nuts release- catalogue.
ho do ri remix included!
the hungarian shapeshifter is back after five years with a new ep on all inn black. looking back at coldfish’s discography. “the unfaithfuls” seems like another chapter of the story. after eps such as “the invisibles” and his album “the orphans”.
while the first part was all about house music in a more classical way. concrete resident sweely is showing another side of his skills in “les chroniques de monsieur montana part ii”. going in a more minimalistic and after-hour oriented vibe. but always with the funk. the sense of melody. and the deepness that made the succces of the previous release.
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.
plug in and dream? lullabies for robots continues the run of fine eps on verdant recordings exploring the melodic. deeper side of techno. this release a split shared by vancouver s esb known for his meandering soulful analogue jams. verdant recordings has been lucky to sign two exquisite tracks. subliminal wave is r2d2 getting off to an acid groove whilst phayse distance holds a more relaxed droid after party vibe. on the other side mihail p is back for verdant after his debut appearance on emerald city. memory upgrades features warm bumping percussion underneath a joyful hook. memory upgrades is a masterful piece of delicate electronica with references back to warps seminal artificial intelligence series. another beautifully presented ep on heavy vinyl and printed sleeve with artwork by sophie o leary: perhaps the best cover of the series to date?