absolutely seminal danny krivit re-edit of garys gang * lets lovedance tonight*! originally released on nurvous records a decade ago this finally sees the light of day again... original 12 inches go for $100 each on some marketplaces. re mastered for 2016 and released in conjunction with the original sam records.
sources is a brand new series which will examine the output of a number of extremely influential independent u.s. labels throughout the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s. in an age where corporate anonymity reigns supreme and music is being treated like aural wallpaper, the sources series will go back to a time when record labels really meant something via their a&r policies, their ground-breaking releases, their everyday modus-operandi and their general philosophies
the sources series of record label retrospectives, compiled by renowned crate digger and journalist bill brewster, has previously delivered excellent retrospectives on easy street and fresh records. here, brewster turns his attention to another new york institution of the late 70s and early 80s, popular disco imprint sam records. as with previous instalments, brewster tells the story in loosely chronological order, highlighting both well-known classics think vicky d, komiko, john davis & the monster orchestra and k.i.d and lesser-known gems. it s these latter selections, including the evasions brilliant all wrapped up, underground s smooth behind my back and the alien boogie of the webboes under the wear, that make this an essential purchase for disco and electrofunk heads.
harmless continue their mixology series with this retrospective of one of discos most important labels, sam records. the double cd features remixes and re-edits of sam records tracks by the likes of soul clap, todd terje, 6th borough project, maxxi soundsystem, runaway, andy ash, bonar bradberry, volta and jacques renault, who also adds an hour long dj mix on cd 2.
nervous records is one of americas longest standing independent dance labels. at 20 years, nervous has enjoyed chart toppers in the genres of house, hip hop, tribal, electro and pop-dance. for many, however, the essence of nervous will always be old school new york / chicago garage house, which was the music nervous started out with back in 1991, with releases from now world-famous producers like roger sanchez, armand van helden, todd terry and masters at work. that is the genre covered in this nervous 20 comp.
auf der fabric 43 kommen metro area aus brooklyn mit einer kleinen geschmacksprobe aus ihrem plattenkoffer in dem sich 70er boogie scheiben tummeln nebst feinsten detroit techno brettern. die jungs von environ klingen ein bischen nach techno, pop, house, ein bischen nach 80er disco aber totzdem absolut einzigartig!