dan bay is a frankfurt am main situated composer. dj. live-performer and musician. most of the sounds he is working with. are based on classical synthesizers combined with field recorded samples. his latest vinyl-release is published at the label sucio. since 2017 dan bay is resident at the radio x fade dj night and can frequently be heard at clubs playing dj-livesets or analog synthesizer livesets with his electronic deep house band the mpc orchestra. his vocal-electropop project dan bay & maya will be playing several international concerts in clubs and festivals in 2018.
back in the early 90s bay-b-kane a young producer from east london released his debut ep on what would become one of the most respected and sought after labels in the jungle scene. this release in particular was instrumental in developing the genre of jungle that morphed into drum & bass over the next few years.
soundway presents the debut ep from the mauskovic dance band - a potent. modern blend of afro-caribbean rhythms and space-disco. afro-colombian styles such as champeta and cumbia are integrated with 80s no-wave drum machines and synths: shaking and pulsing direct from amsterdam.
PANTSULA! THE RISE OF ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC IN SOUTH AFRICA 1988-90 (2LP)
2x12" Vinyl NL21.12.17
late 80s south african dance floor winners only! selected by dj okapi and antal. the compilation holds tracks by jivaro. the hard workers. ayobayo band. s.y.b. & many more. this is the sharp electronic music that fuelled the local pantsula dances during the 80s and 90s . a must have for fans of bubblegum and kwaito music. top tip! the 12 tracks selected for pantsula! come from a very unique. very different time and place. they represent the birth of electronic dance music in south africa. through the songs of one particular independent label from the time: music team. the sound represents the culmination of the bubblegum era. when south africaís disco artists outgrew their american influences and forged an increasingly electronic and Ďlocalí pop sound.
BOMBAY DISCO - HITS FROM HINDI FILMS 1979-1985 (2X12 LP)
2x12" Vinyl lp UK02.04.14
the sound of disco rose out of philadelphia in the 70s before being nurtured in new york and later rising to the top of the pops. by 1979 it made its way to india. where it was blended with sitars. tablas and huge orchestras in a wildly inventive. and often boldly surreal. fusion of purab aur pachhim (east and west).
we stick with our concept for the second release. putting some of our own and some of our good friends music on a v/a ep. this time we have bartellow. a dedicated musician with several projects and bands. spirits combines his disco-affinity with raw deep house sounds and an ecstatic vocal sample. lewy l is the pseudonym for collaborations within our very family. getting rid of limitations this is the name we put our jam sessions results abigail brought a collabo track with nubody from melbourne from the time he spent living in australia last but not least its einerweniger. long time friend from munich with his typically groovy approach on house music. there will be more of him in future productions.
this release features a classic track by new-formed super-duo. lemi. who are stephane lefrancois and jason miles. this duos love for everything percussive and melodic comes through in *all i see is you*. treat yourself to the infectious rhythms and harmonies of the vocally driven original and the remixes by miguel graça. right2dance and koyla.
support by: laurent garnier. m.a.n.d.y. onionz. tony rodriguez (brothers vibe). rainer trubel. tyler stadius. joshua iz. marques wyatt. mark farina. julius papp. peter christianson (lawnchair generals). erik schneider (giant step / bastard jazz). murray richardson (baker street / rebel waltz). humberto matias (social disco club). jeannie hopper (liquid sound lounge / wbai / artonair.org / cielo ). doc martin. jamie kidd. voytek (my favorite robot). sascha weisz. mike burns. gvibe. mauricio aviles. giom. philip arruda. amir javasoul. trevor walker. christian pronovost (lost heroes). cesare cera aka black mighty wax. eleonora cutaia (samurai fm / m2o). dj the fox(antena 3 / dancetv / clubs). makossa (radio fm4 / vienna). dj reeplee.
calcutta destination danger is the common project of guillaume & the coutu dumonts and oleg poliakov. together they create a force of lethal dancefloor explosion. let them take you on their underwater mission or their fearful man hunt on this first ever collective ep on the always surprising and exciting musique risquée
please welcome one of the most promising dutch artists on souvenir027. onno. a one-way ticket to india awaits you with the a-side. >bombay palace<. onno is storming the dance-floors with mystic vocals layered with club friendly drums and beats. a must have crowd pleaser for the early sunshine of the day! daniel sanchez (remote area. 100% pure) flies the original direct to chicago - encompassing spacey and vocoded vocal sounds. he genially injects soulful elements into >bombay palace< and turns it into a stellar skyscraper rooftop for >8 minutes of loveÖ< - deep deep deep! on the flipside. onno delivers with >chants< - dizzying on the forefront. all driven by cosmic waves and stomping drums - a singular piece of electronically modified funk. sante happened to be onnos first remixer of choice for the track - a great choice. as he infuriates the original with what the tech-house genre offers best. turning it into a devastating peak-time take. well done!
the glory days of speicher resound in our ears once again - its time for techno to take a front row seat in the rave cathedral. destination: future unknown. this is what the disco kids will certainly scream for as they now start to yearn for darkness in their dance. the perfect storm - a cold fusion of peak roar techno that is 100% classic speicher
ibadan records releases yet another double-pack of killer remixes. this time of >f12< and >elevation<. jerome sydenham and tiger stripes started their collective creative journey with the now classic >stockholm go bang!< they followed up with two installations. >f12< and >elevation<. on the successful ibadan 10inch beats series which leads us to this searing new double-pack. featuring delectable remixes from radio slave. argy. ink & needle. and hideo kobayashi. f12 in true argy style he delivers two exemplary and innovative remixes giving us fresh insight into his state of mind for the next musical season. hideo serves up a punchy jacked tech mix with progressive overtones. a winner for those so inclined. elevation radio slave yet again shows his musical prowess with two remixes from both ends of the tech spectrum that will more than satisfy his ever expanding fan base. ink & needle waste no time proving why everyone will be paying them serious attention in the new year. what else is there to say Ė tech-house at its freshest!
REMIX SERIES VOL. 4 (RMXS BY ANJA SCHNEIDER . DANIEL STEFANIK)
12" Vinyl D28.11.06
the last chapter of a four-piece vinyl remi x series including eight exclusive in-house remixes.but the mobilee crew is still on >back to back< tour and rocking several cities during the next month. the chapter is closed by the label boss hersel f. anja schneider has her way with daniel stefanik s anthem >the bells< and she is definitely >back from the valley< . this tune develops a lot of energy without opening all floodgates.and stefanikónot to be bestedódoes his magic on exercise one s >debaya< . mobilee seems to be daniels field for rave experiments. you never guess what happens in the final sequence while listening to the first seconds of this track. another old school lesson from a new school producer
PANTSULA! THE RISE OF ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC IN SOUTH AFRICA 1988-90 (CD)
late 80s south african dance floor winners only! selected by dj okapi and antal. the compilation holds tracks by jivaro. the hard workers. ayobayo band. s.y.b. & many more. this is the sharp electronic music that fuelled the local pantsula dances during the 80s and 90s . a must have for fans of bubblegum and kwaito music. top tip! the 12 tracks selected for pantsula! come from a very unique. very different time and place. they represent the birth of electronic dance music in south africa. through the songs of one particular independent label from the time: music team. the sound represents the culmination of the bubblegum era. when south africaís disco artists outgrew their american influences and forged an increasingly electronic and Ďlocalí pop sound
pop remixes in two different shades from alkan. first of all reworking the scissor sisters once-inescapable i dont feel like dancing into something unrecognizably spectral and shimmering. while metronomys classic the bay receives a deft edit that instead just tips it slightly towards the dancefloor.
die 70s pop annual edition beinhaltet die wichtigsten titel der 70er jahre auf 180 gramm vinyl. bei 30 der größten hits des jahrzehnts sind künstler wie the sweet. electric light orchestra. t. rex. steve harley & cockney rebel. david essex. meat loaf. david soul. bay city rollers. eric carmen. baccara. boney m und viele weitere vertreten. diese zusammenstellung ist exklusiv nur als vinyl-edition erhältlich.
SWEET AS BROKEN DATES: LOST SOMALI TAPES FROM THE HORN OF AFRICA (2LP+MP3 DL CODE)
2x12" Vinyl UK29.08.17
2lp gatefold + insert + mp3 dl code
in 1988. on the eve of a two decade civil war. somalia s authoritarian ruler siad barre launched punishing air strikes on the north of the country. known today as somaliland. in response to agitations for independence. the bombing leveled the entire city. barre targeted radio hargeisa to prevent any kind of central communication system that could organize a resistance. with the attack imminent. a few brave radio operators and dedicated vanguards of somali culture knew the archives. containing over half a century of somali music had to be preserved. thousands upon thousands of cassette tapes and master reels were quickly removed from the soon-to-be targeted buildings. they were dispersed to neighboring countries like djibouti and ethiopia. and buried deep under the ground to withstand even the most powerful airstrikes.
-sucio is a series of weekly parties. which take place at the goethe university of frankfurt/ main since 2010. the idea to start a record label under the same name is as old as the event itself. sucio is also a platform for local djs. artists and music lo
FAIRYTALES - BEST OF - TEN YEARS EDITION (2X12 LP + MP3)
2x12" Vinyl lp D07.12.16
mit der ten years edition ihres in 2014 veröffentlichten best ofs -fairytales- zelebrieren sunrise avenue den zehnten jahrestag der veröffentlichung ihres ersten albums -on the way to wonderland-. diese neue version ist ein um zahlreiches binusmaterial ergänzter querschnitt der erfolgsgeschichte von sunrise avenue. als besonderes highlight sind neben den zahlreichen goldstücken aus den vergangenen zehn jahren auch zwei neue songs auf der ten years edition. zu denen auch die single-auskopplung -prisoner in paradise- zählt.
das doppel-vinyl erscheint im klappcover. inklusive downloadcode.
luv*jam presents dream house tropicana volumes. dream of tropical palms trees. turtles and waves. blind jacks chief blorper Ďgnorkí hooked l*j up with a secret agent named aleksandir - this very person is here for you now. with his debut record Ďthe turtle nipperí. itís not just an ep. but a mini album of nippiness! get swimming with the turtles on a crest of a wonky wave from istanbul to bristol via terrapenia. limited hand stamped box turtle bonanza.
nach einem erfolgreichen debut. einer fast 3-jährigen welttournee und einem langen aufenhalt in jamaika. meldet sich elijah nun mit seinem zweitling ďeat ripe fruitĒ zurück. ein organisch und lebendiges album geprägt von eindrücken. die er als bewohner von waterhouse. einem ghetto der hauptstadt jamaikas sammelte. das limitierte doppel-vinyl erscheint im klappcover. downloadcode inklusive.
this is the new 2016 edition of soul jazz recordsí long out of print first new york noise collection. dance music from the new york underground 1978-82. this new 2016 edition features classic new york post-punk. punk funk and no wave tracks from arthur russell/dinosaur l. james white and the contortions. the theoretical girls. mars. konk. material. bush tetras. lizzy mercier descloux as well as new tracks by alan vega (suicide). chain gang and implog.
heavyweight double album + free download code. comes complete with inners containing exclusive photography and extensive historical and contextual sleevenotes.
copenhagenís music for dreams label is releasing the third edition of their popular sunset sessions series curated by kenneth bager on limited edition vinyl. Ďmusic for dreams Ė the sunset sessions #3í is compiled by danish dj. producer and club owner extraordinaire. kenneth bager (aka dr baker). the label boss music for dreams and one of the most prominent curators of balearic and chill out music.
jetzt hat die wartezeit ein ende und das lang erwartete neue album von dj krush erscheint. er ist zurück mit seinem neuen album butterfly effect. dem ersten album nach fast elf jahren. das album beschäftigt sich mit den vielen kleinen dingen im leben. die uns zu menschen zu machen. nur ein kleiner unterschied zu beginn des lebens beeinflusst alles und er wird zu einem großen unterschied mit der zeit. dabei geht es jedoch nicht nur um negativen dinge. die zukunft. die dj krush mit seinen gästen auf dem album aufzeigt. spielt genau auf diese kleinen sich gegenseitig beeinflussbaren momente an und werden gekonnt auf dem album butterfly effect in szene gesetzt. es gibt 11 tracks auf dem album mit features von yasmine hamdan. crosby cross bolani. divine styler. tha boss. takashi niigaki und free the robots.
HEAVENLY ETHIOPIQUES - THE BEST OF THE ETHIOPIQUES SERIES
coloured 2x12" Vinyl NL06.02.14
the first vinyl best of from the now classic ethiopiques series. francis falcetto. the founder of the series (already 28 cds available) and the specialist of ethiopian music selects. in his view. the best tracks of the series.
following the critically-acclaimed 2012 release of their beat-centric compilation tempo dreams (assembled by detroit/uk producer-at-large tall black guy). brooklyn wax purveyors bastard jazz recordings have returned with volume 2 of the enlightening. genre-bending series. this time around. the label has enlisted bay area mainstay dj/producers teeko & b. bravo. driving forces behind the transformative modern funk.
killer new female afro-beat funk from nigeria in the 1970s.
the lijadu sisters released a series of albums in the 1970s in nigeria that blended heavyweight afro-beat with psychedelic afro-rock. high-life. disco and soul in a truly unique combination. these albums are impossibly rare to find and this collection brings together the best of those recordings.
clone classic cuts continues their re-issues series for one of the most influential techno acts ever: drexciya. the second selection of tracks includes favorites such as bang-bang.positron island.anti vapour waves and journey home complimented with some lesser or unknown tracks. raw. uncompromising music made with soul and creativity have always has been the trademark of drexciya (and also from their original label underground resistance) and this album is another showcase of their talents. btw there is not much further background info we can give. all that can be revealed is already out there.
after the 3 volumes of turkish70s edits by baris k comes this double vinyl lp of the originals!14 tracks from rock stalwarts cem. karaca and erkin koray to disco folksters derdiyoklar. urfali babi. osman ismen and psych funkers kamuran akkor and nazan soray. picture sleeve.
light sounds dark combine forces with fellow marshmallows psychemagik on a ride to the other side and as one would expect from these two a variable treasure trove of a selection plucked from all corners of the known galaxy and far beyond.
monster release incl the high society of hip hop !! ft. the pussycat dolls. snopp dogg. kardinall offishall. akon. sean paul. twista. dj khaled. fabolous. rick ross. flo-rida. fat joe. lloyd. mario and many more...
emerging from the french hip-hop scene. dj brasco has cultivated the art of turntables since 1998. using his experience as a dj and his training as a drummer towards beatmaking. dj brasco delivers an album that literally bridge the gap between the us and french sound. fill the gap features an all american line up of some of the most talented rappers from the vibrant hip hop scenes of detroit and california. frank n dank. declaime & georgia anne muldrow. wildchild. phat kat. rasco. black milk. hezekiah. oddisee. tasherre d enajetic. buff 1. cadence. young mizz. and all of the other artists invited have delivered brilliant performances in their respective styles that perfectly match and highlights dj brascos beats.
dj-kicks has tapped up life and death label founder dj tennis for the next instalment in its long running and landmark series. which is due for release on 14th july. the italian is the first artist to ever be granted not one but two discs across which to showcases his style. and he doesnt disappoint. the mix comes as a double cd and triple vinyl release and features four exclusive tracks. these include a brand new original from dj tennis featuring fink and called certain angels. plus new tennis versions of tunes by pole and frank brettschneider. and finally an unreleased track. paratrooper. from acclaimed tel aviv duo red axes. in programming these two diverse. eclectic and yet coherent rides. dj tennis shows off his singular knack for nailing an aesthetic that is subversive yet seductive in equal measure.