composer and arranger, since child develops a mastery of sound and sense of musicality that over time has developed into complex forms, in a continuing evolution that tends to the roots of house music, landing on most funky and soul grooves, giving a strong significance both instrumental and electronic parts. for the first time on soundzrise, daniel reworks -tell me mama-, a traditional song of american country style in a new version ready for this new season. a captivating and happy funky groove that enhances the original vocal line creating a perfect mood to dance on the floor!
platform 23 presents the 2nd collection of songs selected from the alternative funk series released vox man and vp 231 records. originally appearing in 1985 across 1 vinyl and 2 cassette albums these cult collections have long been in collectors (and bootleggers) sights and finally see the first official reissue. as with volume 1 (pla023) the series covers the weird, wonderful, esoteric, exotic and quirky sound and puts them in a reset context that immediately gives clarity of the originals curation.
the debut album from renegade trio mutant beat dance (traxx aka melvin oliphant, beau wanzer and steve summers) takes the wild and free sound of chicago’s music box era into the 21st century. ben ufo: -it s such a killer record!- mutant beat dance return with their debut self-titled 25 track album. contains booklet of images (in development since 2015). limited edition!! . over twenty-five tracks the album mines an oft cited but rarely understood ground at the intersection of post-punk, minimal wave, industrial, disco dub, ebm and proto-house / early-house. “mutant beat dance ” is an epic journey into a classic american ideology that had its apex in chicago
BOOGIE ON THE MAINLINE - A COLLECTION OF RARE DISCO, FUNK AND BOOGIE FROM GERMANY (2LP)
2x12" Vinyl NL04.10.18
the german boogie compilation “boogie on the mainline” presents a selection of 10 rare disco tracks from germany plus one more tune from austria, all of them, originally released between 1980 and 1987. check! . the fully licenced album contains little known tunes by groups like imagination (which you can also see on the cover of the lp), squish, upstairs, the poptown syndicate and more. as the boogie-ish post-disco side of german music history still basically remains undiscovered as of yet, “boogie on the mainline” hopefully will shed some light again on 11 rare gems that were mainly published on small or private labels. the album is released on loudly pressed double vinyl with gatefold jacket on the new artless cuckoo sister label boogie on the mainline records. it includes extensive liner notes by compiler john raincoatman aka dj scientist.
brand new release on mondo groove with a remix double pack of selected tracks from daniele baldelli classic cosmic temple six chapters that were out on the italian label from 2015 to 2017. you can find everything for everyone in these new versions. dj tennis and in flagranti tributing pure cosmic sound with their interpretations of gandharva and afelio, dj ralf transforming kosmaro into a house stomper, tiger & woods adding their subtle boogie touch and edit science to vhanessa, clap!clap! going deep and percussive on isotropo funk, alkalino tripping italo-disco with „inner light, club paradiso in an afro-balearic clash on joka joka, eric duncan working a deep-techy groove on diffrazione, and dionigi, often production partner of baldelli, finishing in glory with a brilliant funky take on taxon. you cant sleep on this.
politics of dancing records releases the third number of their famous p.o.d edits series. quite a line up on this one, with shonky, franck roger, 2vilas and john jastszebski reworking some house classics and underground gems. a weapon for your crate not to be missed.
SPIRITSIDE EP - INCL. SEDEE RMX AND FUNK E RECONSTRUNCTION
12" Vinyl D12.01.18
valioso 017 comes from two boys from vienna. as a regular part of the -do easy records- crew andy catana & daniel kovac are important component of the ambitious underground music scene from vienna. for their first ep on valioso recordings the boys got support by funk e with an great edit of their track -yessanossa- and an great remix from be9er and valioso regulars sedee.
the mall grab helmed steel city dance discs returns with three playful house tracks from japanese producer​, ​,jun​, ​,kamoda,​, ​,accompanied​, ​,by​, ​,a​, ​,remix​, ​,from​, ​,nite​, ​,fleit.
ou just can t beat those super secret squirrel trax releases on guesthouse, one of the most sizable house labels operating of the bay area. on this third installment, mark funk and danny cruz keep things live and direct with the impassioned soulful house of -givin my love-. peter brown then slides in with the tracky pressure of -funkosphere-, which comes with added flute for good measure. dj mes also strikes a headier groove, but teases the ingredients on -state of affairs- out into an effervescent peak time floor filler, and then hazzaro brings it home with the rallying, roller-skate call of -saturday-. other releases on guestho
nice price deal !!! chus duran is back to funkdango recordings and teams up with the labelhead, carlos lamar aka marker. chus & carlos, c&c deliver one of the most played and hottest tracks from this summer in ibiza. a minimal electro masterpiece full of crispy beats and crazy rhythms. on the b side, mr sasse from mood music does his first collaboration with this hot team remixing the original track and taking it into a more acid electro journey. brilliant work !!!
legendary dj daniele baldelli, who was resident at the infamous cosmic club on lake garda and pioneer of the cosmic sound, joins forces with italian maestro dj rocca and takes file under disco on a journey into outer disco space. famous as an extremely eclectic and open-minded dj, here baldelli transports this approach to the production of funkynoizer . and in the hands of a master producer like rocca the result is a track which fuses dub, afro, disco and electronic elements seamlessly into a tasty alternative discoid brew. remix action comes from brasilian duo selvagem (big fans of baldelli) whose reputation grows and grows with every spin of each record and every release that passes through their talented hands. here they dress the original in leopard skin pants and throw into into an all night, outdoor carnival party where anything goes. next up pete herbert & dicky trisco take the original on a heads down disco trip and work it to the bone. live driving bass, funky clav and a glorious piano line do a wonky waltz with the the afro dub essentials of the original. finally the man himself dj rocca treats us to a very classy disco-boogie version that would have rocked legendary parties back in the halcyon days of nyc disco
helmed by back to basics resident james barnsley, it s safe to say vessel records know exactly what they re doing with their initial five releases including names such as daze maxim, burnski, dj honesty, laura jones and diego krause. the label s excellent discography continues in their sixth release with dan curtin under his purveyors of fine funk moniker - highly regarded for early releases on peacefrog, nepenta, and more recently bass culture. politics of dancing, known separately as s.m.a.l.l & paco, are the parisian duo behind their fastrising eponymous label, whereas british talent rhymos has quickly garnered a reputation for his compelling productions on the likes of overall music, whistleblower records and murmur. joined by barnsley himself, this four-track release demonstrates each artist in fine form. purveyors of fine funk s depth of bass is a raw sounding cut with ethereal atmospherics and moody chord sequences. james barnsley is next with his deep and trippy number titled she not fast before politics of dancing merge intricate percussion with rumbling bass in their mesmerising queens road. tying things together, rhymos gets rhythmic with jazz hand featuring acid licks and echoing effects.
cadans is not a stranger to darko essers labels as hes seen a solo release on balans in 2013 and most recently put out a collaborative ep with the label boss himself on the tripeo imprint. throughout all four productions cadans deep, bass-heavy background is able to shine through with his extensive use of clever percussions.
a genuine sense of intrigue surrounds the berlin based d_func. designed in the shadows of a distinctly deep and iconic techno character. patterns of confusion explores the complexities of his distinctive voice. pfirter continues the narrative with a peak time odyssey.
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funky french house formation from marseilles superfunk was first composed of fabrice texier (fafa monteco), hamdi hassen (mike 303) and stéphane bonan (credited as stephane b on most releases). after the success of new jersey as dealers de funk, the trio released several club tracks on the fiat lux label. the album hold up followed in 2000, which contained the original versions of club favourites last dance, lucky star and the young mc. shortly after, fafa monteco left the trio to concentrate on a solo dj career. bonan and hassen then decided to team up with le sascha. here is a sneak preview of their forthcoming new album to be released this year. including remixes from mondo & baxter baxter
4 techhouse kracher! daniel boon & eric kanzler - rampa zampawow - what a collaboration. rampa zampa is rambazamba with a hard p, deep and hypnotic-energetic technotunes by ostfunk founder daniel boon and the master producer eric kanzler who is famous for his project kanzler & wischnewski.
pmx soundz is the cool newcomer in the ostfunk portfolio from france and he presents with his - the golden brown one of the most interesting soundpieces of the berlin clubscene in 2014 - a real anthem for the clubs for sunrises in the morning.
splittang, the utrecht way of splitting, and we are splitting flavors on this ep, with 2 slapfunk soldiers from the beginning. daniele temperilli drops 3 dry minimalistic raw house tracks, and stooge wilson will get you dancing with his own typical style. pressing on 180 gram vinyl.
phat playaz – sandy dance: graham barber, aka phat playaz has been around the d&b scene for a while now and has featured on many labels. here he makes his goodlooking records debut with a very clever, intricately produced grimy slice of drum & bass. this track has a melodic, almost hypnotic feel to it, interspersed with a nagging double bass.
funkware – walk on the wild: this track has winner written all over it. racing breaks, great bassline rumbling along with a huge sounding horn. very catchy & yet another international artist, this time around hailing from bulgaria, making his goodlooking debut. one to watch.
das mastermind des ostfunk labels zündet mit dem lagerfeuer eine rakete mit deepen pumpenden berlinsound, wie er im sommer auf den berliner open airs begeisterte und jetzt in wintertagen ein wenig von der wärme des sommers herüberrettet. groovt unwiderstehlich und kommt mit drei mixen daher, die unterschiedlich intensiv sind.
the project jack daniel represents a very original form of the fusion between techno and technohouse. - air ! is a real big club hit, claiming to - throw the hands in the air, - uwe sela combines technotechhouse with powerful vuvuzuela sounds, - sanaa is a melancholic and deep track
this is a real double a-side release! daniel boon delivers with the relaxed groovin warm minimal techhouse-hit - ohrmeise and - ohrlaus with its deep vocal samples two real earworms for the berlin dancefloors. ostfunk newcomer tinush presents two very original berlin-balkan-beat-tracks.
SURINAM! - BOOGIE & DISCO FUNK FROM THE SURINAMESE DANCE FLOORS 76 - 83 (2X12INCH LP)
2x12" Vinyl UK14.09.12
with an estimate of 500.000 inhabitants surinam has a lively music scene. although surinam is a relatively unknown country, it has a strong influence on the netherlands where many of the surinam people have been living since a couple of decades ago
DANCING TIME - THE BEST OF EASTERN NIGERIAS AFRO ROCK EXPONENTS 1973-77 (2X12 LP + MP3)
2x12" Vinyl lp UK30.04.12
dancing time: the best of eastern nigerias afro rock exponents 1973 – 77 by the funkees mines the rich musical output of 60s and 70s nigeria. for the 5 year period this compilation spans the funkees output crackled with dance floor fire.
having featured on three of soundways most popular titles, across the definitive nigeria special compilation series, soundway felt the funkees output deserved closer inspection. presented here are 16 slices of funky afro-rock grooves hand picked by soundways miles cleret from a selection of the bands 45s and 2 long players.
pressing on heavyweight 180 gram vinyl in gatefold cover, including code for free mp3-download of the full album.
fresh up specialise in strictly limited edition 45rpm singles showcasing the finest in new-old-sounding library funk, moog disco and vocoder boogie sounds. fresh up boss ed dmx returns with two low-tempo vocoder funk jams. >funky dancer< on the a side is pitched halfway between zapp and kraftwerk with an ice-cold metronomic electronic backing underpinning some funky vocoder singing and live tambourine. >that wild and freaky robot funk< features more live percussion over a much warmer sleazy funk joint with more soulful vocoder action
first on decks.de !!! oliver tatsch & daniel boon together for this summer release! inclusiv andreas henneberg remix! hyper strange is a mix between hyperactiv and strange & wuap wuap! with tribal beats and minmal techno sound is this ep very interesting and variable....