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House / Techno

Exclusive Premiere: Leon Revol “Green Plus” (Apparel Music)

Young Bordeaux-based Frenchman Leon Revol shares a first taste of his fresh and organic 4 track EP “Realized You Shine”. The release instantly soothes the soul, especially for those searching for chilled-out, groovy, and hypnotic vibes. From the first track entitled ‘Green Plus’, it’s clear that Revol takes great care in selecting …

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Soul & Funk

Exclusive Premiere: SunPalace “Love, Love, Love”

You may know of ‘Rude Movements’, an early dance music classic produced by SunPalace (Mike Collins and Keith O’Connell) back in 1983 that brought together Proto-House, Balearic beats and Funky vibes. In 1984, the tune quickly became an anthem that could regularly be heard at David Mancuso’s The Loft or …

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House / Techno

Exclusive Premiere: Baltimore Chop “Deep In Your Soul” (Minor Notes Records)

Moscow’s Minor Notes Recordings calls upon Russian House producer Maxim Palchikov aka Baltimore Chop to release his EP “Не остановить” which can be translated to “Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop”. Previously living in the USA, Maxim was an aspiring baseball player, thus the name Baltimore Chop, which is the rare situation …

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Soul & Funk Worldwide Sounds

Exclusive Premiere: Abd al-Rahman al-Khamissi “Hind” (Radio Martiko)

Dark Tango, mysterious Twist and psychedelic Cha-cha-cha aren’t the first styles you’d expect from a ’60s Egyptian Soundtrack. Romanticist and artistic all-rounder Abd al-Rahman al-Khamissi stands out with this absolute timeless musical production for his 1969 movie “Respectable Families”. Here on ‘Hind (cha-cha-cha)’, listeners are placed in a time machine …

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UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Exclusive Premiere: Roska “Perception”

Five years after his last album on Rinse, Roska returns to the long play format for something special, something he’s been working on and off for the last 3 years. This body of work contains some of his most ingenious work continuing to craft his own lane from the UK …

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Electronic

Exclusive Premiere: Fazer “White Sedan (Glenn Astro & Hodini Remix)”

German Jazz quintet Fazer readies the release of their latest 12“ “White Sedan” equipped with remixes from Glenn Astro, Hodini, and Werkha. The original track was built on the “Guaguanco”, a traditional latin rhythm that is closely tied to dance. Here, Glenn Astro and Hodini dub it out in a …

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Beats Electronic

Exclusive Premiere: Lay-Far “The Pressure – The Release VS. Recloose”

Alexander Lay-Far, one of the most prolific and in demand music producers in Russia, gives a preview of his long-awaited 3rd studio album “War is Over” with ‘The Pressure – The Release VS Recloose’! Glitchy, broken, soulful, and groovy as hell, the track sits somewhere between the Electro, Broken Beat, …

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Beats Electronic

Exclusive Premiere: Nohidea “Into The Deep” (Alpha Pup Records)

Coming at his usual style of Lo-Fi Beats from a slightly different angle, Nohidea shares a taste of his texture heavy “Departures” LP forthcoming on Alpha Pup Records with ‘Into The Deep’. The LA based label is the perfect home for this new release, which calls to mind the earlier …

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Modern Funk

Video Premiere: Zackey Force Funk “Bodyrock Shotgun (Prod. by XL Middleton)”

Zackey Force Funk takes us on a psychedelic G-ride in the video for “Bodyrock Shotgun”. Familiar images of Nike Cortez, Raiders jackets, and lowriders abound while ZFF’s acid-trip vocal style adds a new dimension to this depiction of the west coast lifestyle. To learn more about the creation of his latest …

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