octal industries returns from hiatus as a solo artist after several succesful releases teaming up with fellow thule artist ohm. this release is dedicated to his signature sound which is the perfect mix between detroit dubtechno and stone cold icelandic chords recollecting the vibe of his early collaboration with deepchord on the highly sought after spectral network trilogy. mike huckaby gives >when it rains< an mindblowing s y n t h treatment and brings the detroit vibe to the next level. very limited coloured vinyl.
2019 repress - following the club and labels 20th anniversary back in 2011, tresor memorialised its two decades of existence with an exclusive mix from one of its esteemed detroit connections, mike huckaby. on that mix, mike huckaby included an exclusive production of his, the first one to be released on tresor records. today, we are proud to announce the pressing of >the tresor track< on wax, making up for a massive a-side cut at 45 rpm. this title is on its way to stand along with the labels most important classics, a genuine anthem for the berlin techno institute. on the flip, mike huckaby goes for a stroll through the tresor building, heading downstairs, exploring the rooms darkest and most twisted corners with >basement trax<, going back towards >the upstairs lounge< and surprising his audience with some original rhythmic patterns. the tresor ep is a statement, a seal manifesting for a fruitful and long-lasting collaboration between mike huckaby and tresor.
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.
TOO MANY CLASSICS TO BE LEFT WITH LITTLE OR NO ATTENTION (2X12 INCH)
2x12" Vinyl US24.04.17
when the tsa agent left a little note in mike huckaby s dj case at the airport instructing him to protect the records that he dj s with, little did he know that mike huckaby would be compiling his first lp. a collection of previously released tracks that have been in demand ever since. all tracks are much louder now, and are remastered. this is also a collection of too many classics, produced by mike huckaby. enjoy
the incredible doublepack with exclusive unreleased tracks by marcellus pittman rich white delano smith mike huckaby keith worthy malik olston and others all the artists are essential creators and perpetuators of the musical heritage of the motor city
repress 2016 the long awaited release of my life with the wave vol 2 is here. mike huckaby is finally ready to take you on another journey of skillful sound programming using the legendary waldorf wave synthesizer. yes, this is volume 2 of my life with the wave. 4 tracks of strictly deep house music made entirely from the wave. enjoy another experience of music made exclusively with this synthesizer, the waldorf wave.
repress 2016, mike huckaby is back on his own label > synth< with the final two tracks in his bassline series. if you were lucky enough to get your hands on bassline 87 (released last year on sushitech) then expect nothing less than two tracks produced from the classic detroit techno sound. hurry quick as you know mike huckaby productions dont last long.
2016 repress! hot off the heels of bassline 88-89, mike huckaby returns on synth with a reissue of two of his most sought after productions- flashbacks from m3 records (1997), and his very own remix of precession sandcastle, taken from the adventures of techno soul lp on ferox records (1996). the wait is now over!
nice price deal !!! ltd repress! for the 8th instalment of their record label, half baked invite long time friend and detroit legend mike huckaby to join the record label family. he comes with something very special in two rolling deep house tracks presented on a 12-inch picture disc. both tracks have mike’s signature touch, jazzy, smooth keys and rolling bass in a way that only huckaby knows how, he really has delivered once again! mike’s knowledge of his machines and software shows here as he comes with something super classy for daytime or night.
the musical connection between berlin and detroit has always been a very strong and inspring one. jazzanova continues this close dialogue by putting mike huckaby in charge of remixing their latest song i human. huckaby is one of the unsung heroes of detroit techno. with his highly acclaimed deep house productions and remixes for deepchord, juan atkins, vladislav delay, pole, loco dice, losoul, and pacou, (just to name a few) he is more than well respected in the citys underground community and way beyond. his remix for jazzanovas latest track (off the brilliant album funkhaus studio sessions) split into two pieces on this 10inch, is a belter by all means. if you wouldnt know better,youd mistake it for a larry heard/mr. fingers production. still huckaby is putting his very own distinctive touch to this rework: a groovy rhythm section is added for extra emphasis on the dancefloor.and as the track builds we find ourselves in deep house heaven screaming for more. you better order two copies of this limited 10inch, in order to seamlessly mix part 1 intopart 2 - or vice versa
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12 inch + new sample cd available
the long awaited release of my life with the wave vol 2 is here. mike huckaby is finally ready to take you on another journey of skillful sound programming using the legendary waldorf wave synthesizer. yes, this is volume 2 of my life with the wave. 4 tracks of strictly deep house music made entirely from the wave. enjoy another experience of music made exclusively with this synthesizer, the waldorf wave.
2016 repress , 1 per customer!! mike huckaby takes you on a journey of skilful sound programming using the granddaddy of all modern synths the waldorf wave. from the early sound of larry heard, to the classic sound of minimal techno, experience an ep that combines the sound of both styles. recording the wave is a privileged experience that only a few producers in the world have ever had, and now this experience is being shared with you. once again the president of s y n t h breaks all the rules
descendants of the deep kick off with the hot from chicago to detroit vol 1 series showcasing masterful trax from jordan fields, vincent floyd, leandre & the grand finale detroit dubz featuring mike huckaby by norm talley known for incredible works on third ear, track mode & dockside. limited.
second limited edition release on new manchester based label something in the water, a new division of rainy city music, featuring new artist unnayanaa. also featuring an exclusive edit from detroits mike huckaby. b side features second release by manchester artist pitched black.
detroits mike huckaby (deep transportation) returns on kindred spirits with the second volume of sun ra edits. renowned for his dj sets, edits and productions he was the perfect choice for re-working highlights of the sun ra catalogue. this time featuring 3 tracks. the a-side features friendly galaxy. the flip contains a beautiful stretched out version of the classic cut space is the place, accompanied by to natures god from the nidhamu + dark mythic equation originally released on art yard records. this issue comes with exclusive artwork by stephen serrato and a silk-screen printed plastic insert.
detroits mike huckaby (deep transportation) is a massive sun ra fan. renowned for his dj sets, edits and productions he was the perfect choice for re-working highlights of the sun ra catalogue. on the a-side is a dj friendly version of one of ras few disco tracks >u.f.o<. the flip contains an edit of <antique blacks< turning it into something altogether more playable and danceable . . . go on, have a go! this issue comes with exclusive artwork by stephen serrato and a silk-screen printed plastic insert. limited to 500 copies!
in the 3rd downbeat release, the main star is the waldorf sound. this release means the debut of one of the heads of the label, jose rico. his two tracks (restructure again and >about it<) are obsessive, direct and forceful and define clearly his tastes and influences. detroit and above all, detroit. on side b, (the essential) mike huckaby gives us a bright pearl with a piano solo reminding us of his works on deep transportation. slow but sure
the wait is finally over. part 2 of this landmark series comes together with the efforts of kai alce, ndatls head honcho. after some deep transportation, kzr finds some signature sounds for r-tyme to appreciate and pay tribute to the place we fondly remember as the music institute
limited to 500 copies, coloured vinyl !! one of detroits most respected names, mike huckaby serves up a floor burning epic with his s y n t h mix. it opens up with killer shards of metallic chords, coloured in deep analogue emotion until the last second when a kick nearly explodes and drops low end so sinister your heart may skip a beat. this well crafted array of tone could only come from mikes expert use of the legendary waldorf wave synthesizer, with his timeless rendition of juans classic this is destined to be legendary. after the smoke clears were transported into ambient territory with intrusions lengthy 18 minute ambient voyage. the textures fade into pantone colours before opening up into a silvery lo-fi sonic palette, a sort of slow motion metamorphosis you could only compare to the works of thomas köner or wolfgang voigts, gas project. this is love in lo-fi
2 detroit headz out on a rare picture disc. kenny dixon jr. of moodymann acclaim lays down a jazz number with sampled keyboard licks and hard hitting beats. mike huckaby-label boss and owner of harmony park drops a darker side of the groove with a minimal tech-house jam that gives the best of the genre a run for their money
including tracks by amp fiddler, rick >the godson< wilhite, mike huckaby, kenny dixon jr. (moodymann), keith worthy, malik alston, delano smith! plus: a 30 minute film called >in the dark<: featuring exclusive footage and interviews from rick the godson wilhite, ron trent, mike grant, mike huckaby, franki dj 3000 juncaj, keith butts, pirahnahead & diviniti, paul randolph, malik alston, e man, and norm talley, among others.
NDATL 10 YEAR SPECIAL EDITION 2018 (2LP, LTD EDITION)
2x12" Vinyl US11.09.18
ltd edition, 1 per customer. techno, disco, italo, electronics, house, library, cosmic and ambient frequencies. these are the bedrocks of the midnight drive ethos and sound. a label shining a light on overlooked or unheralded creations and respectfully reissuing them for the contemporary audience. a label that respects and understands the connection between these disparate and sometimes forgotten forms of musical expression and celebrates them. midnight drive are extremely proud to present this most beautiful and unique of records - makers dont challenge me - a truly idiosyncratic early 70s electronic oddity that has long been a coveted and highly prized piece of music by obscure music lovers for many years.
mike huckaby, bergqvist, dj sports, raam and lns remix ‘deep soundscapes’, takecha’s album recently released on sweden’s love potion. released in march, the album incorporates takeshi fukushima’s work between 1990 to 2013 and affirms why the producer is such a respected figure within japan’s electronic music scene. now his compositions have been remixed by some of house music’s best, featuring renditions from detroit’s mike huckaby, aniara’s henrik bergqvist, the elusive raam, firecracker and regelbau’s dj sports, as well as wania and freakout cult’s lns. mike huckaby inaugurates the release with his sultry take on ‘low sentiment’, blending deep synths with murmuring vocals to forge a proper deep house cut. bergqvist then remixes ‘rhodes deep’ creating a bouncy minimal cut incorporating the original’s scintillating melody alongside meandering percussion and twisted effects, making way into dj sports’ remix of ‘gradual atmosphere’ with its intricate breakbeat drums and dreamlike atmospherics. raam then reinvents ‘calm imagination’ taking it into subterranean territories complete with infectious keys, until lns ties it all together with her mesmerising beatless reimagining of ‘factory 141’.
SOUNDS OF THE UNIVERSE: ART + SOUND PT. 2 (2X12 LP)
2x12" Vinyl lp UK29.06.15
soul jazz records new sounds of the universe: art + sound 2012-15 is a new double album cd (and two separate volumes of double-vinyl) featuring a line-up of some of the most forward-thinking and progressive artists and producers working with electronic music around the world today. the limited edition double vinyl comes in gatefold sleeve with full artwork.
IN THE DARK: DETROIT IS BACK (3X12 INCH GATEFOLD LP)
3x12" Vinyl US08.11.13
still music presents the second volume of the in the dark: detroit is back series showcases a wealth of the motor city taken including marcellus pittman, delano smith, rick white, amp fiddler and many more.
we have made no secret of our love for terrence dixon here at thema. after his thema debut with >the parkhurst<, a record that helped to reignite his career, we have seen the legendary figure move on to even bigger things, and we helped the cause even more just recently with his >the return< ep as population one on our chronicle sublabel. his resurgence has reminded us what always drew us and many others to his work from the beginning, and it is thus with immense pride that we announce minimalism re:vision, featuring remixes of terrence dixons groundbreaking minimalism part 1 from 1995.
a special collection of all the limited records released over the years on sushitech inside a solid carton box designed by kerry roper. the box include 5 x 10inch clear marbled records with some new and exclusive mixes! limited to 400 copies vinyl only!!
in 2010 the la based label halo cyan records re-released vladislav delay s sistol project. for this deluxe 2cd reissue various well known electronic musicians remixed the recordings from 1999. the whole project received enthusiastic reviews in pitchfork, resident advisor, etc. one of the remixers is mike huckaby, who transferred sistols track >keno< into an outstanding dubby detroit-house masterpiece. it was immediately clear that this track had to be released on vinyl. we are delighted to announce the collaboration between halo cyan and slics of life for mike huckabys s y n t h remix of keno. on the b-side, mike huckaby remixed a track originally produced in the same time period: poles >silberfisch< was released in 2000 on the highly acclaimed yellow album >3<, re-released by scape in 2008 as part of the 3-cd pole box. in 2011, mike huckaby keeps the dubby and slightly melancholic crackling atmosphere of the original, but his s y n t h remix is beams >silberfisch< straight onto the dancefloor, where it arrives as a driving deep techno track.