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Coming Up This Week:
VA-Masterworks Music Vol 1 (MMV001) (12'' Vinyl, EP, 2015, UK) (Disco/Edits)

VA-Mareh Music 002 (MAREH002) (12'' Vinyl, EP, 2015, UK) (Deep-House)

As long as vinyl lives...

Friday, June 5, 2015

Boogie Nite-The Chi EP (GVR1234)



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Tracks:
A1 Better Than Yours (Feat Leah Hannah)
A2 War Time
B1 Don't Look Any Further (Edit)
B2 Pisces (Kito's 346 Justine Str. Dub)

Genre: Disco/Edits
Release Year: 2015
Label: Glenview Records
Country: US
More: 12'' Vinyl, EP, 33rpm, Download Coupon Including Bonus Tracks
Another release for "Boogie Time" after "Words" on "Grimy Edits". Bought this record especially for the flip side and the disco house strut of the "Dennis Edwards" sampling “Don’t Look Any Further”. A soulful edit that will fit properly to your house sets and is accompanied by some nice pianoline. Also, on "Pisces" you can enjoy a dubby version by "Kito Jempere" that offers a great bassline, fx and loops. Worth checking!

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Thursday, June 4, 2015

Ed Wizard & Disco Double Dee-Love & Shake EP (ED13)




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Tracks:
A1 Shake It Loose
A2 House Shaker
B1 Endless Love
B2 Sweet Love

Genre: Disco/Soul/Edits
Release Year: 2015
Label: Editorial
Country: UK
More: 12'' EP, Limited Red Vinyl, 33rpm, Exclusive!
The edits' wizard is back with a shaking four tracker on a limited red vinyl. All his projects - approved and tested by the heaviest names of the disco scene (and not only) - target straight to the "heart" of the classic tracks, by squeezing the best out of their funky and soul elements, while building them upon a juicy and fatty beatline. "Love & Shake EP" is constructed on "Shake - A" and "Love - B" sides, inclining us towards the style of each one.
"Shake It Loose" baby, this is how things start on the logo side! The dynamic cover on "Hypertension" gives the right tempo and raises the temperature, while "House Shaker" fills the room with more peepz dancing on the beloved groove of "The Gap Band". Back to the info side, but before that, turn the lights down a bit cause a loving feeling sprouts up around the floor. "Endless Love" is the typical "Ed Wizard & Disco Double Dee" soulful touch driven by a juicy bassline and warm keys, while my favorite "Sweet Love" is a top-notch downtempo groover, accompanied by sensual vocals and lusty pads! 

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Barac-Verniana EP (PTX011)



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Tracks:
A1 Superlate Check In
B1 Verniana
B2 Minem Monem

Genre: Minimal/Techno
Release Year: 2015
Label: Pressure Traxx
Country: Germany
More: 12'' EP, 180 Gram Vinyl, 33rpm
"Barac Nicolae" hails from Bucharest in Romania and makes utterly effective minimal tech-house for the dancefloor. His latest EP comes courtesy of "Pressure Traxx" and I can safely say that these are certified head nodders, the lot of them! "Superlate Check In" is stomping, headstrong and full of hypnotic charisma on the A-side. "Vermiana" on the flip is more stepping, broken in its structure and boasting an eerie collection of sounds, while "Minem Monem" contains a well-placed break in its beat. Not a minimal / techno fan, but this EP is the best of its kind that I've heard so far during 2015.

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Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Steve Murphy & Dj Octopus-S3000 Report (LVNO02)



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Tracks:
A1 Untitled 001 (Feat Madi Grein)
B1 Untitled 002 
B2 Untitled 003

Genre: Deep-House
Release Year: 2015
Label: Love Notes
Country: UK
More: 12'' EP, 180 Gram Vinyl, 33rpm
The second "Love Notes" release from Brooklyn is with us and this time it's the all-hardware stylings of "DJ Octopus" and "Steve Murphy" of "Chiwax" fame. All tracks show serious depth, though "Untitled 002" is the stand out for its dancibility and force. Distributed by Juno.

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Sunday, May 17, 2015

Nebraska-Rye Lane Rhythms EP (DOG043)



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Tracks:
A1 Aw-rite (Mute Version)
A2 Warp And Weft
B1 Eighty-Eights

Genre: Deep-House
Release Year: 2015
Label: Delusions Of Grandeur
Country: UK
More: 12'' Vinyl, EP, 33rpm
It's been a while since we last saw a new Nebraska 12" so kudos to "Delusions of Grandeur" for coaxing some new cuts out of "Alistair Gibbs" for this fine "Rye Lane Rhythms EP". From the moment "Aw-rite (Mute version)" slips into action it's like "Nebraska" has never been away, that attention to percussive and rhythmic detail still dead eyed and the musicality tight as ever. "Warp And Weft" veers off into fuzzy, minimalist beatdown territory. However, the biggest moment here is "Eighty-Eights" on the flip, which is the sort of loop heavy house cut that you can tease dancefloors with. Massive piano pads!

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Nebraska-Four For Four EP (RHN4)



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Tracks:
A1 This Is The Way
A2 Bar Story
B1 Ras El Hanout
B2 Arrondissement

Genre: House
Release Year: 2010
Label: Rush Hour Recordings
Country: Netherlands
More: 12'' Vinyl, EP, 33rpm
With Nebraska summer lasts longer. "Alistair Gibbs" delivers four good spirited and uplifting house tracks. "This Is The Way" is an infectious, building disco groove which climaxes midway through. Party time! The other three tracks are also fun loving, playful disco cut ups in true "Nebraska" style that put a smile to any crowd. Addictive stuff. Nebraka's sound is something we can't get enough of! A repress of it came out these days, so it was a good chance to post here!

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Friday, May 15, 2015

Michael The Lion-Edits (RNT010)



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Tracks:
A1 Any Time
A2 The Don
B1 Get More
B2 909s And Herb (Feat Sammy Bananas)

Genre: Disco/Edits
Release Year: 2015
Label: Razor-N-Tape
Country: UK
More: 12'' Vinyl, EP, White Label, 33rpm
Known recently for his work on "Soul Clap" records, Michael flexes his mad edit skills on this one, flipping some funk on the A-side with "Any Time" and serving up classic Italo cheek with "The Don", finding the perfect balance between complete cheese and sultry, steamy eurodisco brilliance, reshaping 1984's classic mover "Don Quichotte".
The B-side erupts with a killer edit of Lorraine Johnson's version of "The More I Get, The More I Want", a "Prelude" holy grail! Wisely, "Michael The Lion" doesn't tinker too much with the winning formula, providing some subtle tweaks to the arrangement and giving the bass a handy boost for modern club demolition. "909s and Herb" takes us home in smooth fashion as Michael gets collaborative with "Sammy Bananas" of "Fool's Gold Records" fame, to offer a fresh take on the well-worn sample of "Rise" by "Herp Albert". 

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Thursday, May 14, 2015

Magic In Threes-Beatin' Tha Breaks (RNT009)



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Tracks:
A1 Beatin' Tha Breaks (Fouk Remix)
B1 Beatin' Tha Breaks (Freddie Joachim Remix)
B2 Beatin' Tha Breaks (Original Mix)

Genre: Funk/Soul/Disco
Release Year: 2015
Label: Razor-N-Tape
Country: UK
More: 10'' Colored Vinyl, Special Record Store Day 2015 Release, 45rpm
Brooklyn label "Razor-N-Tape" get in on the Record Store Day action with this 10" edition of "Beatin' Tha Breaks" from Nashville-based "Magic In Threes". It's the remixes that come first, with Dutch artist "Fouk" going into similar house territory to "Kenny Dope" with plenty of live instrumental touches blessing the bristling percussion. It's a totally different vibe on the "Freddie Joachim" remix, with the Californian opting for some midtempo funk breaks that stay closer to the sound of Magic In Threes' original version . This closes out the RSD release on the B-side and is an easy-breezy affair dripping with soulful guitars and harmonies.

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