another must have and sought after moodymann release available for the first time since its initial release in 2001. the telephone ep was the third in the limited forevernevermore 12” series following don’t you want my love and in my wagon. the a side is a remake of the title track from forevernevermore and in classic moodymann style the original is presented in a different context. combining all the essential elements of the initial groove and adding a variety of new sounds and effects. we are offered a totally fresh take on this stone cold moodymann classic. on the b side the telephone is a funked up slightly retro jazz inspired groove incorporating complex drum programming and chilled keys which hints at the direction moodymann was to take his productions in on his later albums silence in the secret garden and black mahogani ii
don’t you want my love is the standout track from arguably moodymann’s finest album forevernevermore. this grooving. soulful disco anthem featuring norma jean bell on vocals is re-imagined into an amazing extended dance floor killer with driving distorted bass. on the b side is and instrumental version me and my peoples eyes released on the moodyone’s debut peacefrog album black mahogany the don’t you want my love (long mix) is featured exclusively on this 12”. limited stock available. so be quick!
forevernevermore was originally released in 2000 and is the second full length on peacefrog from kenny dixon jnr. gathering together the best strands of moodymann s late- 90s tracks on kdj. forevernevermore re-interprets these rare and sought after gems twisting and blending them into a new mesmerizing and idiosyncratic stew which offers new insight into these now classic retro-disco funk tracks. containing unique and stone cold classics such as don’t you want my love. wednesday night people and the thief that stole my bad days. forevenevermore is perhaps kenny’s most soulful full length and the sheer emotive nature of these tracks and their relatively down-tempo beats make this album more of a reflective listening experience on par with sentimental albums such as marvin gaye s let s get it on and stevie wonder s talking book than traditional house music. limited stock available. so be quick!
pollyn celebrates the release of their forthcoming anthology by digging in the vaults for a special double a-side 12inch featuring two highly sought-after remixes from the elusive moodymann. kenny moodymann dixon jr has remixed pollyn. not once. but twice and now those hard-to-find remixes are together on one massive (remastered and pressed on 45rpm) 12inch. while sometimes you just know was released on vinyl back in 2012. this is the first time his remix to the linda perhacs-sampling track too late to change the past has been released on vinyl (or even commercially)! pollyns triple-vinyl anthology here lies pollyn will be released in july and features tracks. b-sides and rarities pulled from pollyn’s three full length albums. as well as a new song featuring alexis taylor from hot chip.
pollyn celebrates the release of their forthcoming anthology by digging in the vaults for a special double a-side 12 inchfeaturing two highly sought-after remixes from the elusive moodymann. kenny moodymann dixon jr has remixed pollyn. not once. but twice and now those hard-to-find remixes are together on one massive (remastered and pressed on 45rpm) 12inch. while sometimes you just know was released on vinyl back in 2012. this is the first time his remix to the linda perhacs-sampling track too late to change the past has been released on vinyl (or even commercially)! pollyn’s triple-vinyl anthology here lies pollyn will be released in july and features tracks. b-sides and rarities pulled from pollyn’s three full length albums. as well as a new song featuring alexis taylor from hot chip.
reissue des legendären ersten peacefrog-albums des detroiter house-produzenten kenny dixon jr. aka moodyman von 1998. der anhand soul. funk. gospel und hiphop-produktionstechniken tracks zwischen entspannten disco-dubs und rohen und dirty tech-house-tracks kreierte. die ihn zu einem der grössten einflüsse der house music und allgemein der black american music werden liessen.
crosstown rebels assemble an a-star team of pioneers and legends for the next mammoth release on the label. touch your body comes courtesy of felix da housecat. jamie principle and vince lawrence aka the 312 with sublime remixes from moodymann.
*** 2016 repress***classic detroit house alert pt.ii!!
second rick wilhite re-release on rush hour. this time his >soul edge ep<. which was his first release on moodymanns kdj label in 1996. featuring the orignal theo parrish & moodymann remixes - all tracks were remastered and this special release includes an unreleased bonus remix by rick himself. check that original detroit house vibe.. big release again!
• dj-kicks returns in 2016 another landmark edition.
• 3x 12 inch vinyl lp with gatefold cover
• iconic detroit dj and producer moodymann is at the helm for his first ever multi-artist dj mix compilation. born kenny dixon jr.. moodymann is a one-of-a-kind electronic music icon. hailing from. and wholly synonymous with the motor city. he is an outspoken. impossibly charismatic artist who has been putting a distinctive and soulful stamp on house and techno since the early 90s. melting together jazz. funk. soul. blues and rock in captivating ways. he is responsible for some of electronic musics most definitive tracks. eps and lps on labels like planet e. peacefrog and his own kdj and mahogani music imprints. as able to serve up the sweetest and most sensual sounds as he is the darkest and most depraved grooves. his own unique voice and stream of conscious musings infuse expertly sought-out samples for music that is decisively alive and authentic.
ltd 2015 repress !! moodymanns >its 2 late 4 u and me< was one of our favourite songs last year and therefore its a great pleasure for us to get the official permission from mr.dixon to publish this nice remix. what can you do with a perfect song as remixer? youandme take this challenge and try to transform it a little bit more to the dancefloor and work out a lot of details carefully with much respect for the great original
one per customer only! new kdj 12inch! on the a side. theres an unreleased kenny dixon jr. remix of sloppy cosmic off his most recent self-titled album. featuring funkadelic. the b-side has the track hangover. produced by kenny dixon jr. and featuring uk singer charlotte oc
the one and only moodymannnnnn returns with an off-the-cuff double lp! as you would expect. the man from the d is in fine form. presenting some of his best work to date. and check that artwork too! wall-to-wall killers. don t sleep
intrepid kiwi music-maker mara tk cooks up a soulful. free-spirited two-track ep. taniwhunk. with deeply magnetic results. here is as authentic a listen as you are likely to get all year. experimental. challenging. enriching music without polished edge or tiresome brand -building edifice. taniwhunk is 21st century maori music - music with something to say ... everything to say.
five tracks in pic sleeve on textured paper w/inner bag listing track details. recordings from late 90s to 2009 in a variety of styles encompassing the things he does. mostly typical kdj house. with some nice analogue synth work. an analogue >noise< track. and a jazz piece. contains extra vinyl crackle between the tracks to go with the title. check!
classic detroit house alert! rick wilhites >godson ep< originally got released on moodymanns kdj label in 1997 and was never repressed… until now. all tracks got remastered and this release includes a bonus unreleased moodymann remix. check that original detroit house vibe.. big release!
detroits main man kenny dixon jr. complements the vocal with a superb loose jazzy groove on desire. ben westbeech tightens up the drums with a cool house mix on love. available on 180 gram vinyl with specially designed sleeve artwork.
produced/written by theo parrish. rick wilhite. marcellus pittmann and kenny dixon jr. aka moodyman tracks of jazz fused house music on a bottom heavy detroit tip. very strong record througout. ltd repress
very limited. one-sided. jazzy house release from kenny dixon jr. aka moodymann. horn stabs aplenty and enough drum breaks to play out at your local speakeasy. first kdj 12 inch release in 2 years. all kdj releases are instant collectables and very sought after
born kenny dixon jr.. moodymann is a one-of-a-kind electronic music icon. hailing from. and wholly synonymous with the motor city. dj-kicks will be dixon’s first ever official multi-artist dj mix. across 75 minutes and 30 tracks. moodymann creates a libidinous. blues-drenched mood that takes in heart-breaking soul. gorgeous hip-hop and love-fuelled house. in addition to cuts from his own creative circle. the mix features 11 exclusive moodymann edits.
repress . the third moodymann album to grace the worlds ears. forevernevermore holds some of the worlds greatest house music to date. tracks such as kennys take on chics >dont you want my love< and tribute an adage to soul master marvin gaye were featured on the two of the early and rarest kdj releases. often imitated but never bettered forevernevermore is on a level that is far beyond many producers. and still sounds as fresh today as it did on its initial release ten years ago. album fact: originally released in 2000 on peacefrog. forevernevermore contains a 17 minute mix of some of the rarer kdj moments by the mann himself
you have surely heard all there has to say about this album at this stage already. well. here is the cd cut: 26 tracks with all the lp cuts. plus hard-to-find gems released by moody over the past 2 years added in for extra measure. proving kenny is one the greatest philanthropists of our age. well..