vinyl only w/ mike huckaby remix. jorge caiado’s new “cycles” ep, offers 3 strong versions of title theme plus a remix by detroit legend mike huckaby. a house/techno manifesto that takes his artistic vision one step further, placing him as a cutting edge producer internationally supported by the likes of move d and others. from lisbon via detroit, “cycles” will make any worldwide dancefloor take a peak. so grab it, play it and check the results.
vinyl only. lisbon-based record shop carpet & snares second release comes from owner jorge caiado. optimistic strings and sweetly melancholic keys bring a touch of wistfulness to both ap135 and choices : the former matches skippy detroit hats with deep berlin bass in the manner of derek carr, while the latter draws from a rawer palette more reminiscent of 3 chairs. on the flip, tarradas takes us into spacier territory, the almost-broken beat contrasted with a sustained background wash of synths and acid highlights, which s. moreira of the slow life crew turns into the main motif of his driving, funked-up remix, finding a place where techno, breaks and house influences coalesce into a new, exciting whole
-me and my head- follows jorge caiado last year’s ep on groovement - “sunny days are coming” - that got support from andy weatherall and heidi on her bbc radio show. this new 3 track ep showcases jorge caiado’s love for the underground music scene and the
vinyl only. recruited by chez damier at a very young age to release on balance, jorge caiado took on the house and techno pioneers teachings to shape his own sound. also early on he got involved with the local scene by joining groovement, where he releases music and also helps to develop the artistic side of the label. his new “sunny days are coming” 3 track ep refers to the beautiful lisbon light but also to the idea of his music being a deep but uplifting journey full of discovery. it is clear that jorge’s sound is always evolving, be it in house or techno realms, therefore this new record raises the bar once by exploring the edge of electronic music field. tested with great reaction at lux dancefloor in lisbon, this ep will appeal to classic balance fans but will go beyond by reaching detroit and berlin music aficionados also
barker & baumecker and ivvvo remix 2 original tracks from the groovement catalogue and contribute with exclusives for the “10 is not enough” compilation to celebrate the label’s 10 years journey. these 2 reworks are dense, dee023p and rhythmically strong. being distinct, the tracks complement each other giving this 12” a coherent authorship. already being played in clubs such as berghain (berlin) or lux (lisbon) this release marks the label’s longevity and also its connection with the main music cities of the world
jd records proudly presents 4 new dope remixes of previous jd records/subwax excursions releases. the artists in question is terrnece parker, orlando voorn, clip! and lay-far. for the honorable remix work we have chosen portugals fastest rising underground house producers, jorge caiado. the result is 4 perfect and classy house productions and with his releases on labels such as balance and groovement he has proven he definitely is a name to watch in the very near future.
chez damier signed his debut for balance. gilles smith requested his remix treatment for secretsundaze. he is a busy producer and great dj, a true gifted artist known as jorge caiado. his new and much anticipated 4 track ep is finally here, released by his hometown label, groovement. house is where his heart is but jorge caiado s mind travels far beyond any genre, crossing the full music spectrum. his productions always incorporate different elements and new levels of energy. the new spotless mind ep gr020 follows the path revealed by his *beyond the atlantic* debut on balance, legendary chicago label run by chez damier. music that reflects his creative vision from inside out. originality and a sound signature are in development here. this 4 track collection demonstrates how deep, wide and yet close to the heart his music is, transcending both the context and vertigo of our time.
stunning debut ep from jorge caiado on chez damiers balance recordings! bodiee opens the 12 inch with an ultra deep dubbed out feel & is followed by beyond the atlantic, a synth heavy cut with spaced out elements. on the flip my life & make sure continue with top notch deep house grooves.
four hypercurrent and gently melancholic cuts on this new vinyl only label linked to one of lisbon s best clubs for house and techno, ministerium. side a is all about the electro: markus sommer s trademark stinson-indebted grooves strike an optimistic note on empyrium, while happy-sad chords soften the sharper edges of klein/melchner s breaksy plata o plomo. house is the feeling on side b: phil evans syscresh sticks a tech house groove and bumping bassline under the mournful bleeps of a heartbroken computer, before ministerium regular jorge caiado takes us into a languorous, transitory mood on between flights, its dreamy cliffside opening taking a deep plunge into a reverb-laden acid finale.
keep on keeping on, that’s what they say. we are here at hizou. so we are delighted to be back with this the ninth release on our main label, another exciting various artists affair and a follow-up to the well-received limited edition ep, keepin’ the legacy. first up is the house music equivalent of a heavyweight tag-team in the shape of respected veterans chez damier and abacus, producers with credentials so impressive and lengthy it’s eye-watering, alongside the rising talent that is jorge caiado (balance/groovement). the trio’s dub mix of their cut closer is proper deep-down-and-dirty bumpin’ house of the old-school kind. another man with an impeccable pedigree, in-demand musician and producer james duncan (le systeme/real soon), makes a welcome return to the label with the hypnotic 416 zone dub, an irresistible groover aimed squarely at the more discerning dance floor. making his debut here at hizou is yet another seasoned artist, jacksonville, owner of doppler records and gun-for-hire with the likes of atmospheric existence and inner shift. having eyed his chugging and infectious twilight industries from afar, we are delighted to finally nail it onto our vinyl. keeping the fire burning and more than holding his own in such fine company is label head satore, who unleashes his inner disco diva with the groovy, souldrenched keep on.
nice price deal !!! man invented the machine and from its circuits music with soul was created. > soul machine< is about rediscovering the creative ritual between man and its machines. the man is helder russo and he will drive you through a futuristic motor city soundtrack with an atlantic feeling. > soul machine< is a kind of techno rebel record, in a sense that its not a product of the industry. its rather the soundtrack for an imaginary society, with soul as the unifying element between men and technology. the type of record that mojo could play in his fabled radio show and make people connect through music. in fact this is very much about connecting. with the machines, with sounds and with each other. its about the endless ritual of creation and the challenge to transcend time and leave an inspirational mark. helder russo did his job, now make sure you appreciate the many hidden layers of this special record.