for record store day 2018 rnt ushers in the springtime sunshine with ferias 77 reworks, a collection of brasilian revisions from label co-head jkriv. a longtime lover of brasilian sounds, this 8 song double 12inch compiles reworks he created over nearly a decade, drawing from some of his most revered and respected sources. from the upfront boogie of relaxa, to the stomping babaluae, the tropical funk of rainha do mar, the downtempo sway of era um era, to the almost balearic-leaning doto and more, this mini-album contains a wide swath of brasilian styles and flavors. with beautifully vibrant artwork practically jumping off the sleeve, a free download card, and a cheeky sticker pack included, this one is an absolute rsd essential! 2xblack vinyl with picture sleeve, sheet of stickers with label art + download codes
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.
our 4th release is here. tommy vicari jnr -deville harveste- ep. 2 original tracks by the talented tommy vicari jnr. we ve been waiting for the right moment to release this special ep. now is the time to reveal -deville harveste- and -hyst erias-, two house tracks with the unmistakable underground style of tommy vicari jnr. to make this vinyl even more special, we have a bombastic remix of :terence: terry for -deville harveste-. vinyl only
the apparition of spanish female duo las grecas with their gipsy-rock sound in the 70s created quite a boom in the spanish market at the time and paved the way for other similar gipsy-rock duos. morena y clara were one of them. launched by bizarre flamenco producer lauren postigo, they released a string of 45s and three lps (highly sought after now) for the discophon label. they mixed rumba, flamenco, psychedelic rock, funk and disco music featuring an amazing production (heavy drums, fuzz-wah-phaser electric guitars, moog, hammond) over the wild flamenco female vocals of the duo. featuring their psychotronic hits like no llores mas, deje de quererte, buscando alegria and more.
for the fourth installment in into the lights journey into greek electronic music, we find ourselves transferred to pireus, home place of ambient music composer dimitris petsetakis. with the exception of only one track, endless lp is a collection of previously unreleased material that has remained in petsetakis basement studio for almost 30 years now.
heavy support by sven väth, karotte, lauhaus, luke solomon, erol alkan, satoshi tomiie, ramon tapia, rocha & lewinger, hernan cattaneo, spiller, namito…. just some weeks after the release of volume 1, this new great stuff series delivers volume two. again no needless bonus tracks or b-sides, only great tunes from great artists. starting with great stuff a&r rainer weichhold himself as after the overwhelming success with >bamboo< it was time for another gem. again produced with mate bülent gürler aka butch, again different, always funky, always a crowdpleaser. then tonkas big tune >orca< from ep vol. 1 with a huge techhouse remix from his friend ian pooley, a true german house legend, who not only released his new album recently but also just produced the new dj t. single for pokerflat. daniel bortz is resident dj at munichs great club rote sonne where great stuff also runs the monthly >great stuff night<. the very talented young producer and dj also runs his own label where an early version of >südwind< was released in 2007 which was heavily played by sven väth. check his fresh re-edit of this anthem. finally as always theres space for great newcomers at great stuff. the french duo superslut from béziers fascinates with a fusion of flamenco guitars and peaktime minimal techno, which should give immediate pleasure to your dancefloor