b-stock! cover with seam-split. reissue des legendären ersten peacefrog-albums des detroiter house-produzenten kenny dixon jr. aka moodyman von 1998, der anhand soul, funk, gospel und hiphop-produktionstechniken tracks zwischen entspannten disco-dubs und rohen und dirty tech-house-tracks kreierte, die ihn zu einem der grössten einflüsse der house music und allgemein der black american music werden liessen.
the latest release on nicetraxuk sees danny ward share wax space with jcub under his dubble d alias. ward is best known as moodymanc, a long-standing figure in the uk house scene, and he s on especially strong form with evans above, where gorgeous strings and meandering live bass cascade around a journeying beat in mesmerising fashion. for those wanting the same musical delights but in a more club ready format, the subtly fired-up club dub on the flip should be just the ticket. meanwhile jcubs mestizo beats- reappears after an outing on the last nicetraxuk release, this time remixed by deeper-than-deep stalwart tony lionni with scintillating results
IDEAL WORLD EP INCL. APPLEBLIM & ALLAND BYALLO RMXS
12" Vinyl D16.05.18
22 digit ltd is the vinyl only off shot of uk based 22 digit records, and this new release is upfront house music in the style of artists like mr. g. this 22 digit ltd release is a collaboration between uk stalwart moodymanc and label boss william welt with solo remixes from appleblim and alland byallo. moodymanc also known to many as dubble d, is a manchester based artist who boasts seminal releases on labels including tsuba, local talk and 20/20 vision among many others of a similar calibre. william welt is a young artist who now based in manchester, cut his teeth in newcastle upon tyne, and has releases on labels including traum and construct. the first of the remixes comes from appleblim, whose bass heavy sound has been a regular feature of imprints inclouding r&s records, aus music, tempa and skull disco. second of the remixes comes from alland byallo, who has previously released on labels including third ear, get physical, poker flat, moodmusic, dirt crew and rawax.
ltd 2018 repress , don’t you want my love is the standout track from arguably moodymann’s finest album forevernevermore. this grooving, soulful disco anthem featuring norma jean bell on vocals is re-imagined into an amazing extended dance floor killer with driving distorted bass. on the b side is and instrumental version me and my peoples eyes released on the moodyone’s debut peacefrog album black mahogany the don’t you want my love (long mix) is featured exclusively on this 12 inch. limited stock available. so be quick!
reissue des legendären dritten peacefrog-albums des detroiter house-produzenten kenny dixon jr. aka moodymann von 2003. -silence in the secret garden- ist ein persönlicher und spiritueller trip in das herz und die seele der black music. vom düsteren minimalismus des titeltracks bis zum unwiderstehlichen funk von -yesterday s party-, dieser klassiker weiß auch 15 jahre nach seiner erstveröffentlichung weiterhin zu überraschen und zu inspirieren.
another must have and sought after moodymann release available for the first time since its initial release in 2001. the telephone ep was the third in the limited forevernevermore 12” series following don’t you want my love and in my wagon. the a side is a remake of the title track from forevernevermore and in classic moodymann style the original is presented in a different context. combining all the essential elements of the initial groove and adding a variety of new sounds and effects, we are offered a totally fresh take on this stone cold moodymann classic. on the b side the telephone is a funked up slightly retro jazz inspired groove incorporating complex drum programming and chilled keys which hints at the direction moodymann was to take his productions in on his later albums silence in the secret garden and black mahogani ii
the nicetraxuk label welcomes another three artists to get involved for the soulfuricacid ep, bringing a range of straight up house gear to the table for the funkiest spinners to get busy with. leeds based producer j cub follows up appearances on eclectic avenue and saints & sonnets with the woozy, trumpet soaked grooves of mestizo. uk cheeky house mainstay lil mark steps up with another quintessential shuffler in the form of small syndrome, and then moodymanc adopts his dubble d alias for a smooth cruising trip through plush synths and warm bass.
ltd warehouse find - forevernevermore was originally released in 2000 and is the second full length on peacefrog from kenny dixon jnr. gathering together the best strands of moodymann s late- 90s tracks on kdj, forevernevermore re-interprets these rare and sought after gems twisting and blending them into a new mesmerizing and idiosyncratic stew which offers new insight into these now classic retro-disco funk tracks. containing unique and stone cold classics such as don’t you want my love, wednesday night people and the thief that stole my bad days. forevenevermore is perhaps kenny’s most soulful full length and the sheer emotive nature of these tracks and their relatively down-tempo beats make this album more of a reflective listening experience on par with sentimental albums such as marvin gaye s let s get it on and stevie wonder s talking book than traditional house music. limited stock available. so be quick!
pollyn celebrates the release of their forthcoming anthology by digging in the vaults for a special double a-side 12inch featuring two highly sought-after remixes from the elusive moodymann. kenny moodymann dixon jr has remixed pollyn, not once, but twice and now those hard-to-find remixes are together on one massive (remastered and pressed on 45rpm) 12inch. while sometimes you just know was released on vinyl back in 2012, this is the first time his remix to the linda perhacs-sampling track too late to change the past has been released on vinyl (or even commercially)! pollyns triple-vinyl anthology here lies pollyn will be released in july and features tracks, b-sides and rarities pulled from pollyn’s three full length albums, as well as a new song featuring alexis taylor from hot chip.
pollyn celebrates the release of their forthcoming anthology by digging in the vaults for a special double a-side 12 inchfeaturing two highly sought-after remixes from the elusive moodymann. kenny moodymann dixon jr has remixed pollyn, not once, but twice and now those hard-to-find remixes are together on one massive (remastered and pressed on 45rpm) 12inch. while sometimes you just know was released on vinyl back in 2012, this is the first time his remix to the linda perhacs-sampling track too late to change the past has been released on vinyl (or even commercially)! pollyn’s triple-vinyl anthology here lies pollyn will be released in july and features tracks, b-sides and rarities pulled from pollyn’s three full length albums, as well as a new song featuring alexis taylor from hot chip.
reissue des legendären ersten peacefrog-albums des detroiter house-produzenten kenny dixon jr. aka moodyman von 1998, der anhand soul, funk, gospel und hiphop-produktionstechniken tracks zwischen entspannten disco-dubs und rohen und dirty tech-house-tracks kreierte, die ihn zu einem der grössten einflüsse der house music und allgemein der black american music werden liessen.
nicetraxuk strides with confidence to its fourth release with some grade a producers on board to confirm the label s position as a trusted outpost for upfront club tackle. moodymanc is on fine form on -where s the story?- dropping an expressive set of drums in a crafty broken beat funk as submerged chords play out and an unnamed source waxes lyrical about stories in house tracks. lil mark meanwhile links up with jcub for -epic 40,- a seriously stripped down club workout that maximizes on finger clicking and moody bass in a flawless demonstration of restraint.
crosstown rebels assemble an a-star team of pioneers and legends for the next mammoth release on the label. touch your body comes courtesy of felix da housecat, jamie principle and vince lawrence aka the 312 with sublime remixes from moodymann.
*** 2016 repress***classic detroit house alert pt.ii!!
second rick wilhite re-release on rush hour. this time his >soul edge ep<, which was his first release on moodymanns kdj label in 1996. featuring the orignal theo parrish & moodymann remixes - all tracks were remastered and this special release includes an unreleased bonus remix by rick himself. check that original detroit house vibe.. big release again!
• dj-kicks returns in 2016 another landmark edition.
• 3x 12 inch vinyl lp with gatefold cover
• iconic detroit dj and producer moodymann is at the helm for his first ever multi-artist dj mix compilation. born kenny dixon jr., moodymann is a one-of-a-kind electronic music icon, hailing from, and wholly synonymous with the motor city. he is an outspoken, impossibly charismatic artist who has been putting a distinctive and soulful stamp on house and techno since the early 90s. melting together jazz, funk, soul, blues and rock in captivating ways, he is responsible for some of electronic musics most definitive tracks, eps and lps on labels like planet e, peacefrog and his own kdj and mahogani music imprints. as able to serve up the sweetest and most sensual sounds as he is the darkest and most depraved grooves, his own unique voice and stream of conscious musings infuse expertly sought-out samples for music that is decisively alive and authentic.
well cut records return with another deluxe vinyl release with dubble d presenting under his irrepressable moodymanc monniker. side a opens with comfort me, a deep and gritty sounding soulful jam, followed by a retouch of war and peace, a deep and dirty disco dance floor monster which has done serious damage in the past. luke solomun opens side b with his love and death re-make, toughening up the drums and adding some analogue twists to take the energy levels up to the point of frenzy! the record closes with hashtag, a no nonsense, tough chicago inspired groove which plays backdrop to a conversation between snoop dog and g unit about the music game today which we thought said a lot about the state of play in house music today! a beatapella is an addition to the digital version of the release for those djs who want to get more creative with the message!
ltd 2015 repress !! moodymanns >its 2 late 4 u and me< was one of our favourite songs last year and therefore its a great pleasure for us to get the official permission from mr.dixon to publish this nice remix. what can you do with a perfect song as remixer? youandme take this challenge and try to transform it a little bit more to the dancefloor and work out a lot of details carefully with much respect for the great original
well cut records is the new label project from danny ward, known mainly for his releases and productions as moodymanc, dubble d and as part of 2020soundsystem. the label aims to be a showcase for various production projects and collaborations from danny and to live up to its moniker by releasing records that will appeal to the more discerning record buyer and dj by staying true to the roots and aesthetics of house music whilst exploring its many shades and colours! this debut release perfectly captures the well cut approach, pairing two moodymanc productions on the a side with an equal amount of collaborations between ward and newcomer lenny middles
one per customer only! new kdj 12inch! on the a side, theres an unreleased kenny dixon jr. remix of sloppy cosmic off his most recent self-titled album, featuring funkadelic. the b-side has the track hangover, produced by kenny dixon jr. and featuring uk singer charlotte oc
the one and only moodymannnnnn returns with an off-the-cuff double lp! as you would expect, the man from the d is in fine form, presenting some of his best work to date. and check that artwork too! wall-to-wall killers, don t sleep
moodymancs dubble d project lands on the rebellion imprint, paying tribute to the funk mecca of early detroit and expressing a different kind of worship with * church* featuring the legendary ashley beedle on remix duty.
repress 2013 !! excellent deep / detroit house vinyl, incl. rick wade remix !!! dj support already from - dj wild, ray okpara, motorcitysoul, luna city express, dj t, system of survival, gerd, le loup, ekkohaus, osunlade, cottam, 6th borough project, tucillo, lewie day (tornado wallace), huxley & ethyl, nic fanciulli, lauhaus, waifs & strays, jimpster, wild kats, james johnston, willie graff. plus many more
danse club records continues its journey into 90s us house music with a superb new remix package of 95 norths > let yourself go< featuring remixes from matt tolfrey, moodymanc & brodanse. scott & austen smart aka brodanse are very much tapping into the musical zeitgeist with their recently launched danse club records label.
intrepid kiwi music-maker mara tk cooks up a soulful, free-spirited two-track ep, taniwhunk, with deeply magnetic results. here is as authentic a listen as you are likely to get all year, experimental, challenging, enriching music without polished edge or tiresome brand -building edifice. taniwhunk is 21st century maori music - music with something to say ... everything to say.
finally available the first vinyl of abstract theory, after 2 years and several releases with artists like patrick chardronnet, sasse, subb-an, moodymanc, greg gow, rick wade, pezzner, the timewriter, pawas & many more.
supported by luciano, motor city soul, guti, slam & many more
manuel sahagun is considered one of the exciting new talents in the house music scene. he started in 1998 experimenting with his computer and exploring djing as a hobby, playing around with sounds that went from house to techno. influenced by artists like dj dan, derrick carter and dj sneak, he acquired a taste for funky and deep house. starting professionally in 2001, manuel positioned himself quickly as a house music reference among argentinean djs.
a no-nonsense straight for the floor release, the much anticipated after dark ep from mario aureo just dropped! remix action from two of the hottest producers in the game right now, re.you and moodymanc sets this ep up for heavy rotation. first release on colourful for the up’n coming berlin producer sees two beautifully crafted tracks, each with its own intricate personality.>inside the dark< is a beat driven affair with a dirty piano lead, huge drops and a touch of native american spirit to add twist. >but tonight< shares the energy but the groove is more laden for the after hours game (that we all love so much). great disco tom action and a beautifully crafted vox hook is the spinal cord to this one. on remix duties re.you takes >inside the dark< into technoid territory with a sluggish lead, deep dark bass figures and dancing hi-hat patterns. huge one! on the flip moodymanc steps up and treat “but tonight” to a total percussive workout. an irresistible latin infused groover full of sunshine - just in time for miami!
development music stick close to home on their latest release, with a single deeply rooted in manchester. the city’s deep house heavyweight moodymanc (tsuba / 20:20vision) teams up with ultra talented vocalist and musician jamie finlay (wah wah 45s) to deliver a seriously catchy underground anthem, with remixes from manchesters highly respected dj/producer mr scruff.
feelharmonic proudly presents boris hotton with his ep >arctica<. inspired by the notion of a natural and stress-free existence, >arctica (part 1)< is a spacey and subtle groover, while >arctica (part 2)< takes an even more chilled and near-ambient approach. on the remix tip manchesters finest, the irrepressible moodymanc, flips the script and pushes the tempo turning >arctica (part 1)< into a nine-minute epic.
ltd repress!! incl larry heard rmx, dj support from luciano, loco dice, wolf + lamb, rozzo, franck roger, the revenge, michel cleis, sascha dive, charles webster, osunlade, melon,.. moodymanc returns to the tsuba colours series for the black edition with the aptly titled >black paint<. featuring a spoken word vocal, sublime brass and a hypnotic lead hook the track effortlessly strandles the past and the future. for the remix the legendary larry heard truly adds his mark with a stunning house mix..
ltd edition 180 gram heavy, vinyl + shrinkwrapped sleeve , larry heard rmx, dj support from luciano, loco dice, wolf + lamb, rozzo, franck roger, the revenge, michel cleis, sascha dive, charles webster, osunlade, melon,.. moodymanc returns to the tsuba colours series for the black edition with the aptly titled >black paint<. featuring a spoken word vocal, sublime brass and a hypnotic lead hook the track effortlessly strandles the past and the future. for the remix the legendary larry heard truly adds his mark with a stunning house mix.. shrinkwrapped and pressed on 180 gram heavy vinyl with black sleeves & inners, this release is a must for any vinyl collector. strictly limited to 500 copies. be quick!