absolutely classic double header of brand new mixes from the mighty mike maurro! a detroit classic goes head to head with another solid gold philly classic on this 12- of exclusive mixes lifted from his -peak hour remixes- project, all produced from the original master tapes. the spinners evergreen soul classic -i ll be around- takes up the a-side with mike s trademark respectful flourishes evident - a restrained, classy version of this all-time anthem is what we re treated to by someone who truly understands the originals and feels the music. a must have for all serious soul lovers out there. on the b-side we have the trammps stellar -the night the lights went out-, a long time favourite that has been extensively sampled by numerous house artists and the trammps paean to the infamous city wide blackout during the summer of 77 in nyc that ended up subsequently reshaping popular culture as we know it. maurro s mix, as always, has respectfully rearranged the track in such a way that he s managed to put a new spin on a legendary disco classic focussing on the incredible arrangements of norman harris original. simply put, another set of essential mixes from a modern day master! file under - *essential disco*
3 cds with the rarest masters. teddy pendergrass, harold melvin & the blue notes, mfsb, the emotions, the tramps, jean carn, earth,wind and fire. selected by dj reverend p. including unreleased edited versions by danny krivit & dj reverend p and unreleased mixes by tom moulton & mike maurro
philadelphia international: the re-edits is an album which no one thought would ever come out! over the years there have been numerous attempts to re-edit or remix various philadelphia international tracks, many of which fell at the final hurdle, which was getting the approval from kenny gamble & leon huff - the founders of pir. so, following 18 months of development and clearance procedures, harmless is proud to announce the first 100% fully endorsed philadelphia international the re-edits project. many of these re-edits and remixes have been popular with dj s as privately shared downloads or even unauthorised bootlegs todd terje s re-edit of dee dee sharp gamble s easy money and tim mcallister s remix of harold melvin & the blue notes be for real as just two examples. the appetite for philadelphia international: the re-edits will further be fuelled by the demand for last year s get down with the philly sound project from bbe and, of course, harmless s own philly re-grooved: the tom moulton remixes vols 1 & 2 all big sellers at the time and all consistent back catalogue sellers.
ministry of sound continue to raise bars with their definitive anthems series, with a glittering array of funky dance floor grooves. this is a seminal collection of some of the most influential and iconic artists of the disco era. as with the 1.5 million+ selling preceding anthems releases, we have cherry picked a mix of the biggest tracks in addition to the most important and influential ones making it a truly fantastic collector’s package and thoroughly entertaining listen. full of classic compositions with beautiful orchestration and production, this will be another essential purchase over the festive period and beyond. disco royalty delivered with the unbeatable ministry of sound finesse. enter a boogie wonderland, relive the good times and play that funky music!!
gu aka cvo edits brother to brother in the bottle, jack ashford hotel sheets, moroder & saunders i wanna on & on you, revealation trammps get ready soul searchn. due out in early 2018. limited pressing
the chicago house legend strikes again with three more killer re-edits: freda paynes pullin back (gu edit) on the a-side, b/w easy to love (gu edit) from motown sounds space dance and lenny williams midnight girl (gu edit) on the flip. strictly limited pressing. burnin hot!
wahrscheinlich deutschlands einziges, definitv aber deutschlands größtes soul festival geht in die näcshte runde. vom 27. bis zum 29. april 2012 kann man sich wieder dem puren soul am weissenhäuser strand hingeben. die location des festivals ist fantastisch, es liegt nur einen steinwurf von der ostsee entfernt und die gemütliche atmosphäre rundet das ganze perfekt ab. relaxte menschen, gute musik und das meer direkt im blick: was mehr kann man sich für ein perfektes wochenende wünschen?
21 dilla sampled soul & funk gems. killer vinyl selection of the best and hardest to find tracks used by the one and only james yancey aka j dilla for his donuts album, collected for the first time on double vinyl lp. essential, soulful material!