tom wrankmore previously recorded under eliphino and now launches new project automne. automne has a two diametrically opposed themes within it, natural balance and transition and machine like, automated. music will explore the interplay between these two areas.
archeo are at it again, finding yet more hidden delights from italy s bountiful musical past. paolo modugno s brise d automne originally came out in 1988 and has since been highly coveted by record collectors fascinated with the new age delights contained within. archeo have gone all out for this reissue, pressing the album on heavy vinyl to allow the music to really breathe, and adding a second disc with two tracks previously unavailable on vinyl. the curious fusion of organic and electronic elements with a daring approach to production makes for one of the most unique records you re likely to hear all year.
“troupeau bleu” is the 1st and most famous album which had been recorded by the french jazz-funk band legend, cortex. the obscure french jazz group that’s been a favorite of funky collectors for years! reissued last in 2008 by underdog records, it’s now back in stock in a final limited repressing of 500 copies, reissued by trad vibe records under official license from alain mion. in 1974, alain mion, alain gandolfi & jeff huttner formed the mythical band, cortex, who then recorded several lps, including the legendary “troupeau bleu”. “troupeau bleu”, recorded in 2 days in july 1975, is a real musical u.f.o, an unclassifiable record, a mixing of thousand flavours, the kind of records you will discover listening after listening. the result is a stunning electric groove with a feeling that’s really fresh, nice and warm, and funky in all the right parts!
catherine ringer needs no introduction. shes the woman who created an inimitable, genre-defying personality who, along with her group les rita mitsouko, had a huge effect on the french pop music scene in the 80s right through to the noughties. in may 2011, she released her first proper solo album, ringn roll. ringer took the magic of ritas roots but towards something with a more music-hall leaning at its core. after a breath-taking dalliance in plaza francia alongside two founding members of gotan project, whereby she stepped into the shoes of a tango dancer, oozing elegance and sensuality, catherine is now back with a second album, chroniques et fantaisies.
the half mexican half french drum and bass label, based in both countries, and launched in 2016, created and owned by joaquim plossu in order to release deep and liquid jazzy music @ 170 bpm, and also at other tempos. sable noir recordings provides us with a platform to release quality music, in vinyl format and also digital.
electro rapide is a collection of rare and unreleased archive material from the studio archives of legendary french orchestral pop composer jean-claude vannier. taken from the period before and during his revered creative relationship with serge gainsbourg (reaching their halcyon with 1971s histoire de melody nelson) these tracks reveal a rare glimpse of vannier’s self-initiated instrumental projects that were crowbarred between an airtight studio diary as one of frances most in demand arrangers and composers of the post mai-68 generation...
after working together so successfully on this project,the label and artist started talking about also working together on the release of the new motor album and finally came to the conclusion to go for it. chris liebing had always been inspired by the out of the ordinary techno approach of motor and shares many of the same influences. he and the label team are highly thrilled about this collaboration.
electro rapide is a collection of rare and unreleased archive material from the studio archives of legendary french orchestral pop composer jean-claude vannier. taken from the period before and during his revered creative relationship with serge gainsbourg (reaching their halcyon with 1971 s histoire de melody nelson) these tracks reveal a rare glimpse of vannier s self-initiated instrumental projects that were crowbarred between an airtight studio diary as one of france s most in demand arrangers and composers of the post mai-68 generation...
der spanische dj, produzent und labelbetreiber henry saiz präsentiert seine zweite balance-mix-cd, die vollständig aus unveröffentlichtem material seines labels natura sonoris besteht, das derzeit 10-jähriges jubiläum feiert. aufgenommen u.a. von vinyl und kassette, wurden die beiden exklusiven sets mit zahlreichen field recordings angereichert und perfektioniert. feat. henry saiz, petar dundov, tuff city kids, eduardo de la calle, brassica, u.v.a.
dem sanften doesen folgen sphaerische ambient-landschaften, deephouse- rhythmen und dubbige chords von tracks wie das federleicht in den sommer abhebende lete. spaetestens ab dancing in the noonday sun kann auch mal gemuetlich getanzt werden. der typisch- groovende dub-techno a la leonhard geht runter wie tequila sunrise vorm café del mar.
after working together so successfully on this project,the label and artist started talking about also working together on the release of the new motor album and finally came to the conclusion to go for it.chris liebing had always been inspired by the out of the ordinary techno approach of motor and shares many of the same influences.he and the label team are highly thrilled about this collaboration.so please watch out for man made machine,the fourth album of motor,to be released on clr x of april the 17th of 2012.
***nice price action *** no question: the summer belongs to ibiza. no other place attracts so many faddists of electronic music from all over the world in such a magical way like the balearic island. every monday from june till october the dc 10 advances to a hedonistic treasure. because since 1999 the two italians antonio and andrea pelino organize the legendary party series circoloco in the famous club. the one daytime after party is a crazy circus affected by a carnevalistic hilarity. party people with colorful clothes and crazy styles enjoy the unique atmosphere as well as the countless internationally known house and techno djs, which play top-class sets week after week.