after their amazing ep on brüksel jardin -savana- dka and jon mosto delivers even more great music this time as a debut release for scatcity. the catalogue contains one original track and 2 remixes by nandu and skatman. each one of the three tracks has a different vibe and style to it. the original track is a housey/clubby track with sensual french vocals from elenita, deep bass and minimalistic drums whereas the remixes are two completely different interpretations of the vocals, the nandu version is filled with organic drums, killer baseline, and jungley sounds, whereas the skatman reconstruction, took the vocals into more emotional side with long pads and a melodic arp. vinyl only release!
elgian in origin, igor vicente and dka join forces to create two monster tracks for their haus boo ep on hot creations. championed by jamie jones, lee foss and richy ahmed it arrives hot on the heels of hot creations’s paradise events series announcement for ibiza 2016, this is music made for those heady nights on the dc10 terrace. on the a-side is haus boo which the guys created after being inspired by the all time classic the house master boyz and the rude boy of house house nation . taking the release into a much darker realm is shady with a seriously addictive beat, endless high-hats and relentless snares. infatuated with music from a young age, igor vicente founded the belgian wildfamily parties in which jamie jones, seth troxler, dinky and matthew styles among others have all played. some years later he formed one half of ultrasone, and has released on get physical, mobilee and hot creations multiple times. these days you can catch him playing at one of his two residencies in belgium, cafe d anvers and fuse, and founding the label state of flow. dka has his roots firmly placed in the house music scene and has taken his sounds all over europe, whilst releasing on get physical music, mobilee records and play label records to name just a few.
after a first collaboration with play label records last fall for a remix on boss axis’ ep, dka joins the label-team for a four-track ep, pamplemousse bleu. oscillating between deep house and tech house, dka delivers three equally excellent original tracks. from the hypnotic “sum” until mysterious almost techno “landing at night”, he immerses the listeners in his universe and his world. the ep closes on the exon bacon’s remix that embarks us in a deep techno mood.
t s as melancholic and longing as a snowy winter s night could be. as warm as a heart could feel when being in love. strong, pushing drums are the inner force, while the the slowly drifting saxophone brings a heart melting feel to this track. ps i love you is the note at the end of a letter that turns it into a loveletter. rafaele castiglione carefully reworked ps i love you. while the theme stays the same, the remix is a different handwriting for the very same words.
with solidarity forever vol.2 comeme continues this new chapter of its own history, introducing new artwork, a new logotype and three various artists eps. solidarity forever is a motivator for our everyday actions, and a reminder of why we are doing what we do, solidarity forever is comemes commitment to the reconstruction of underground culture. these 12inches are introducing artists new to the label, new collaborations and new approaches from có,,meme members already familiar to you. volume two features tracks by rizu x (laredo, tx/nuevo laredo, mx), ana helder (rosario, argentina), vaskular (santiago de chile) and gladkazuka (medellin, colombia). you will be able to hear deep borderline doom house, modern leftfield workout techno, a hispano-oriental acid track, and an uptempo instrumental hip hop adventure heres more utopian music against dystopian times.
the next vodkast release comes from mindstreaming, a very talented and very young multi instrumentalist from tbilisi. the is the first ep supported with remixes by house and disco dons from london, phil asher & the mighty zaf, and the hero of our own, nika j.
our second suspect packages 7” release, featuring two tracks lifted off the digital only par excellence released rap biscuits ep, from producer kidkanevil.
side a features ocean wisdom with the original vocal cut of the massive genre defying rocket launcher ewok, whilst side b finds foreign beggars front man orifice vulgatron & sean play riding the vip mix of level up, another cross pollination of hip hop, drum & bass, reggae & dubstep. full bass levels needed, both tracks kick up a rumpus! not for the faint hearted.
the 7” comes on transparent orange vinyl in a clear pvc sleeve with flap. a limited pressing of 220.
local talk is proud to welcome back tony blitz from c.r.s.t. - remember monster munch ep back in january? t stands for tony blitz, the one and very same we got on this release.
on the a-side we are treated to two slammin tracks, vodka & valium & bring it back are both the perfect mix between uk garage & house. studio wizard crackazat, last heard on our sub-label oneoffs, re-built the track into a piano driven house track infused with lots of melodies.
for the first solo ep on horror boogie, fedka the irritant steps up, after his outstanding track on horror boogie 01. fedka the irritant is probably best known as the trombonist in the excellent band pest (ninja tune), alongside ben pest (panic bridge, victim, bonus round). he is also a seriously original and versatile producer in his own right. he has released on panic bridge, alongside the other pest members and his trombone techno live sets are something to behold. here, he drops four varied tracks, starting with the behemoth >words for friends<. a heavy slice of wonky techno, with a big kick and rasping synth. next up is one uncertain eyebrow. a building, funky, fuzzy acid-laced track that drops harder and harder as it goes on. on side b, calypso-flavoured, jazzed up >stick it< progresses on to a become a warbling bass effort with a smooth hip-hop vocal. last but not least, is >you only die once<, another funk-laden monster, with a killer slap bass line.
today, west coast producer/emcees the alchemist and oh no release vodka & ayahausca, their second psych-rap full length as gangrene on decon. the new record is a follow-up to their gritty decon debut gutter water. al & oh again split their time helming mind-bending beats and spitting tripped-out rhymes. vodka & ayahausca boasts choice collabs from kool g rap, prodigy (of mobb deep), dilated ally evidence, and greneberg ep collaborator roc marciano, who murders the suggestive >drink up<.
underyourskin ? the labels name is program at the same time. soulful club music is the target for the two founders alex (better known as einsiedler or minimal lounge) and saskia. 001 kicks of with yapacc (brise, it sounds, apparel music) and wittmann. remixes are coming from minimal lounge and the growing duo kotelett & zadak (upon you, rompecabeza, tonkind).
integral records and ai deliver yet another massive ground breaking high quality release. integral records is proud to be behind dkay and intoxicateds superb release. dkay is currently finishing his much anticipated >illskillz< album project which is due for release this summer. in the mean time, integral records have managed to hand pick 2 fresh tracks from the talented austrian, who has collaborated withfellow producer, intoxicated.
>thinner edge< is reminiscent of the classic soul:r sound with the flip side >shades< incorporating a jazzy edge.
plenty of plays have already come courtesy of fabio, marcus intalex, dj marky and bailey who have had thinner edge exclusively.
following on from his critically acclaimed third album basho basho, kidkanevil is back with a selection of remixes from his forthcoming basho basho remixed album. first up is a long-time friend of fw in the shape of eliphino. he provides a stunning sub-heavy mix of >the floating world<, fans of floating points, joy orbison & bukem need to check this out. next up is manchesters illum sphere, fresh from the release of his titan ep on martyns 3024 imprint (becoming only the second producer aside from 2562 to have a solo 12 inch on the label). his rebounce of >when doves bounce< does exactly that, adding spooky electronics and tougher drums to the original.
straight from cologne, we proudly debut with our first release on technology gap 001, with some deep as its gets straight up house music acompaning your personal summer madness. anyone wondering what oliver kochs breitbandkater projects all about need only turn to the eps opening cut, >warm and wet<, wherein the cologne-based producer proclaims, >i want the best for you / so everything i do / is house music.< yep, technology gap 001 is house music all right, and a particularly fine sampling of it too. the aforementioned >warm and wet< immediately declares itself an ep high point the moment its thumping bass pulse kicks in. sleekly designed, the cut begins with a tight minimal swing that swells into a jacking house fireball while serving up six minutes of chunky chords and cracking snares. the second track, >wonder why<, tips the balance in a slightly more soulful deep house direction when monojoe spreads an exuberant vocal ove r breitbandkaters lush backing. warm chords and a sweetly grooving pulse provide a soft cushion for some old-school cymbal patterns and a radiant synth hook in the smooth stormer. adopting a slightly more atmospheric approach, with house group of the hour, morning factory winds up the ep with a trippy remix of >warm and wet< which finds kochs vocal drifting through the slow-building mix in a semi-entranced daze. lovers of classy deep house should no doubt find much to admire about breitbankaters three-tracker. go hunt, its good for you
es sind drei chansons der clublust für die verschiedenen metamorphosen einer nacht, die wie gemacht sind für die reise der sinnesreize, egal ob kaffeeschlürfend in entspannter haltung, oder bewegungsaktiv im glamour der tanzfläche wie der track >monkey swing<. so irrsinnig treibend und loophaftig speziell in den beilagen drängt die maschinerie der sinnlichen wucht einen in die mitte der euphorie
one of the hollerboards biggest success stories, alaskan boy wonder curtis vodka (topbillin, flamin hotz) lays down some pure house cuts. edmx (rephlex, turbo, breakin) dons his dmx krew guise and tweaks it right up only the way ed can
producer bradka began his career in 2002. once he entered a music recording studio, his position of a perspective young pianist was immediately replaced by a dozen of knobs, switches, buttons and cables. it was a place, where not only somebodys creations could be performed, but also a place where music history could be written. a few hundreds of his created or produced works for different performers, tv identities and commercials are found in his biography. in 2007, bradka began paying more attention to his own creative work, and since then has been cooperating with san francisco based world famous dj and producer andy caldwell and with a french recording label tubetracks. working in team with other creative people gives new possibilities to successive projects such as downtown party network. highly evaluated by the djs and the representatives of music industry duo is combining the best from legendary disco times, groovy electric additions, proper beat and the undescribable lithuanian point of view.
hed kandi keep delivering the goods, this time courtesy of way out west front man & globe-trotting superstar dj jody wisternoff. as ever with a hed kandi release the remix package speaks for itself, with german superstar tocadisco adding his trademark edge to the track. the uks moussa clarke takes it deep and dubby the b side sees rigg & bailyfunk it up for a saturday night with the sublime 80s electro helmut kraft mix finishing off things in some style
highly refrehsing minimal techno / tech-house produced by marc depulse (kiddaz fm) with mixes by duvar (pearldiver records) and hot berlin newcomers ixel and depont & blocktunes ! supported by alex flatner, bender (confused), remute, christian fischer, andreas henneberg (the glitz)
tekel and tim paris serve up a truly satisfying delicacy for your taste, >sakapuce< is a brutaly stomping piece of modern, sinister acid with big bollocks, crushing beats and a real crazy piano melody. yet this is almost a nursery rhyme compared to the tekel noise feast on the flipside. >pompier bon oieul< is a radical electro rocker with multiple stratas of ear-shattering distortions
gecko is the pseudonym for the super hard working jorg henze, who has released many quality records over the last 6 months. this is perhaps the best of them and is a 2 tracker full of quality. the tracks are forward thinking hard techno with the a side having searing analogue riffs and a driving feel with the flip having a much grungier feel with its twisted spacey percussion. all in all this is a great hard techno release that is sounding fresh
15 jahre hed kandi! seit 1999 hat sich das label hed kandi als eines der stäksten house music labels weltweit etabliert! zum 15-jährigem jubiläum gibt es nun eine 3cd compilation mit den besten tracks der angesagten hed kandi-serien -beach house-, -disco heaven- und -twisted disco-. tracks und remixes von moloko, strings of life, junior jack, deadmau5, steve angello, eric prydz, tiga, justice, michael gray, spektrum, kaskade, jon cutler, ananda project, hardsoul, mambana, u.v.m.
the summer is coming with long hot days and very hot nights. hend kandi collected for deeply soulful sundrenched summer listening miguel migs, roachford, ron gelfer, faze action lisa shaw and many more