while the first part was all about house music in a more classical way, concrete resident sweely is showing another side of his skills in “les chroniques de monsieur montana part ii”, going in a more minimalistic and after-hour oriented vibe, but always with the funk, the sense of melody, and the deepness that made the succces of the previous release.
vinyl only / 300 copies / 180g vinyl / fifth release and a 4-tracker ep featuring sweely, ghini-b, flavio folco & redj aiming to please different moods. with each their own backgrounds & emotions you may struggle to describe the vibe, whether it tastes more house or techno but it will definitely bring people together.
concrete welcomes his lastest resident sweely, his ecceclistism pushed concrete music to split the tracks on two seperate sublabels : 3pm for the house cuts and 7am for the more minimalistic/electro tracks : the first part of “les chroniques de monsieur montana” is made of 3 house music bangers, produced by our resident some time ago. raw house vibe, obssessing vocal, “take me to my house” is a strong dancefloor hitter. while “house is home”, with is beautiful piano chords improvized by sweely himself, is an irresistible soulful but modern deep house track.
but, hang on, “les chroniques de monsieur montana part ii” is coming too very soon!
pressed on the classic lt records centres, nice archive traxx vol. 1 is a lesson in raw, hissing house from the concrete resident and one of france’s finest new talents.
stronger than me has been bothering mixes & radio for a good year now and takes pride of place on the a1. skipped snares, wailing sax and clear vocal hits slot together around an ny house core. you don’t really want me heats up the production just that bit more on the grill and adds in some serious chi-town acidic flavour. 303’s running riot from the midway.
on the b, raw thoughts takes a similarly blown-out production sensibility and drives it straight into laid-back electro territory. elements of boogie spliced with sultry synth soloing and glacial pad ripples. ice cream parlour chill jams.
rounding out the ep are acid city - a soulful deep house number overrun with grumpy, growling acid lines - and hyper beat-snippet you do - a breaks-y beat track showcasing the other side of sweely’s enormous talent. proper dredgin’ beats from the raw!
vinyl only ! swltd is back with their fourth release, presenting 4 artists hailing from nice: sweely, ghini-b, gab jr., & redj. raw beats, sharp cuts, drum machines on random mode & some reverberating voices forms the ep letting the listener to choose between his favorite that will brings life to their audience.
for our 15th release bokhari are proud as punch to introduce 3 timeless classics from the analogue jam master sweely. spanning raw warehouse grooves on the time has come , smooth heavy rolling bass and melodic keys on hangover day and shuffling us garage beats and choppy vocals on wopp , this release has something for everybody. after recent releases on swamp tapes and sorn, paterson steps in for bokhari remix duties darkening up the time has come with a driving bassline, off-worldly atmospheres and dusty keys.
ltd repress april 2017!! sweely comes crashing through the windows of the distant hawaii beach house hq with a humungous, stomping, ny-jersey inspired ep that combines war drum level percussion with soulfully flowing vocals and lush pads galore.
debut ep on chineurs de house series of la chinerie. first solo ep of young producer sweely who has already proven his talent and eclectism. broken beats, acid notes, old school synths, female vocals and more ingredients to simply make people feel.
music is feeling, music is meetings. in 2015, the s3a records 04 was released with collaborations of good friends of s3amet in the world by the music (tito wun, mannmademusic). this sampler continue the story with tracks from people s3a met during gigs and travels in the past year: sweely delivers here great speedy long jazz banger with a great voice sample as a theme. the columbian felipe gordon gives a great stompy funk bass track! on the b side, the french g2s drops a beautiful house sample based -graef like- song. for the last track need a little bit of story. in 2016 s3a released an ep called 3711 on soundofspeed records in japan. the track -bush- taken from this ep has been remixed during a contest in early 2018. 42 remixes were done and the winner has is remix edited here. pnom pen gives us here his 80 s electro version of the track adding great pads and a complete different rhythm and grooves!
this nation houses first release is called « chalutier du havre » as g boï & jean mi are willing to name all la chinerie s releases with a name based on the acronym of the dedicated group (c.d.h. as chineurs de house for all house releases). « chalutier du havre » means trawler from le havre whitch is a portuary city in northern france. as their first release, « chalutier du havre » was meant to be a french one. therefore, 8 talented french artists joined the ship and help quentin & anthony build a wonderful 2x12 inch lp that shines with its ecletism.