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V.A. - The Roundup Part 5

Jan 14, 2019
heist036Listen to this if you want to hear last year’s best tracks on Heist by Detroit Swindle, Alma Negra, Kassian, Adryiano, Pitto and Hugo Mari in 1 big remix package. Release info: Rounding up five years of Heist also means we’re releasing our fifth version of the Round Up. Last year’s edition was full of highlights with Fouk remixing Nachtbraker’s anthem ‘Hamdi’ and Alma Negra going all tribal on Nebraska’s ‘Big plate chicken’. This year, we’ve seen a lot of new faces on the label, which has brought us a fresh set of combinations and
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Apparel Wax - LP001

Jan 14, 2019
aplwaxlp001This time around you might find our gadget (aplwax condom) a bit odd but there’s something special behind our choice. We thought that in a messed-up world is important to protect ourselves from the wrong experiences, therefore as in love and sex also in music our artists are free to experiment, finding protection behind our label. Help us to protect quality music and spread your love for it not just for the ones who make it, because music’s purpose isn’t to glorify the singles but to unite people! Love the music = spread the love, this is Apparel Wax. Tracklist A1. LP001A1
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Vallay - Uno

Dec 10, 2018
iml010Obscure Kraut record inspired by the black forest, cold lakes and the south-west wind. Recorded in two days in the countryside of Valley by Daniel Meuzard aka Feater and Franco Spenzini. Downsized production for maximum spiritual release. 
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Hoavi - Phobia Airlines (2lp, 180gr) - Silkscreen Print Cover, Download Card

Dec 10, 2018
FAUXPAS029We are pleased to announce the debut release of a young producer from St. Petersburg, HOAVI. His adventurous electronic sound is one we haven t heard in a while and excited us on first listen. While on one hand, his music has a traditional sound (early 90s UK), HOAVI does create a world of his own due to the versatility in his productions. It is this versatility that creates an exciting hybrid sound, therefore pushing the envelope and making it sound very current, future even. vinyl tastes better…
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Mark Barrott - Nature Sounds Of The Balearics

Dec 10, 2018
rbinc003lpMark Barrott is the man behind International Feel, Roca, Future Loop Foundation, as well as being a founding of the Balearic boy-band “Talamanca System” alongside Gerd Janson & Lauer. Nature Sounds of The Balearics is Mark’s debut LP on Running Back Incantations. Most music does not come out of nowhere. Arising and appearing in a pre-existing system of influences, cross-references, roots, memories and desires, it either directly points towards a heritage or into the future. Mark Barrott’s Nature Sounds of the Balearics is a bit of both. The mastermind behind the
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Various Artists - Dots And Pearls 5 (2x12" LP)

Dec 10, 2018
corlp045To celebrate the turn of the year, Cocoon Recordings presents us with the fifth edition of the Dots And Pearls anthology, which has been offering us an exclusive glimpse into Cocoon’s treasure trove of demos at irregular i ntervals since 2011. Once again, the eight tracks on show represent a comprehensive snapshot of the current state of club music as 2018 fades into 2019, combining established stars of the scene with eye catching newcomers to create a harmonious overall package. 
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Freshly
Squeezed

October 30th
  1. EXCL1CDA Kieslowski/zbigniew Preisner — “Diaries Of Hope -cd (original Soundtrack” BECAUSE MUSIC
July 26th
  1. EXCLS-12 Pete Zapatron — “Welcome 2 The Cactus Ep” BIRTHPORTAL
April 26th
  1. EXCLS-12 Mr. Stiff — “Freehanded Woman Ep” BIRTHPORTAL
March 29th
  1. EXCLS-CD Various Artists — “India Gets Physical Vol. 1” GET PHYSICAL MUSIC
  2. EXCLS2LP Stefan Smith — “Stefan Smith (2lp , Gatefold)” SAPIENS
March 22nd
  1. EXCLS-12 Tunnelvisions – The Celestial Remixes — “(fort Romeau, Bawrut, David Mayer, Yor K” ATOMNATION
  2. EXCLS-12 Hvmble — “Textures 2/4” HVMBLE
March 8th
  1. EXCLS-CD Teruhisa Fukuda ( Shakuhachi Master ) — “Japon (japan) - Cd” VDE
  2. EXCLS2LP Teruhisa Fukuda ( Shakuhachi Master ) — “Japon (japan) - Hq Gatefold 2lp,2x180g+b” VDE
  3. EXCLS2LP Pfirter — “The Empty Space (2lp,dl Included,gf)” MINDTRIP
  4. EXCLS-12 Tunnelvisions, Innellea — “Innellea’s Cosmic Remixes” ATOMNATION
  5. EXCL12IM Mathimidori — “"yosago" Ep” ORNAMENTS
  6. EXCLS-LP Recent Arts — “Skin (1lp)” NON STANDARD PRODUCTIONS
March 1st
  1. EXCLS-12 Midnight Magic — “Beam Me Up (2019 Repress)” PERMANENT VACATION
February 22nd
  1. EXCL1LPD Vtgnike — “Steals (lp)” OTHER PEOPLE

Media and DJ comments

Los Angeles — “Baby - 7" - Coloured White Vinyl” on PAULS MUSIQUE / FREERIDE MILLENIUM

DJ: “Played by Erol Alkan on The Gilles Peterson Show at BBC6 Support by: Cole Medina; Bottin (Bearfunk); Justin Wilson, clemente; Popsicle; Craig Smith; Sebastien Chenut; Christian Pronovost; Billy Scurry; Inigo Vontier (Correspondant); Duncan Gray (Tici Taci); Peo Watson (Family Name); Demian (Correspondant); Maetrik/Maceo Plex; Erol Alkan; Severino Panzetta (Horse Meat Disco); Tuomas Salmela (Cocoon, 20:20 Vision); Andrew Claristidge (Record Makers); Timothy Clerkin (Heretic); Chris Fortier; Neil Parnell (Tronik Youth); Ben Davis (Flash Atkins); ”

MEDIA: “Clandestino on KMAH Radio Leeds Melodic Distraction UK; Bruzz FM Belgium; Playgournd @Studio Brussels 44100Hz Social club Spain ”

Nocow — “Zemlya” on FIGURE

DJ Feedback Figure94_1/_2/_3: “Ryan Elliott - "Always LOVE Nocow!" Charlotte de Witte - YES YES YES! Jeroen Search - great package! Monoloc - Wow amazing ! i love it Perc - ‘Pacetrace’ is the one for me, thanks. Regal - Very cool tracks, thanks! Paula Temple - i like Nocow's productions a lot. this is a great collection showcasing his talent. Jon Hester - A diverse and richly nuanced collection of music, wow! ‘Pacetrace’ has an excellent punchy drive, and ‘Libbi’ stands out as a breathtaking composition from beginning to end. Support! Yotam Avni - great stuff! Dave Miller / Abstract Division - The ‘Zemlya’ EP for me Julia Govor - From Russia with LOVE! I feel this records, i feel every single track on this one. Meaningful, intelligent and powerful because it’s deep. Cassegrain - over all really good with many gems inside. very nice music Fabrizio Lapiana - great work! TWR72 - Really interesting package with loads of amazing tracks. DJ Bone - ‘Forgiven’, ‘Place Holder’, ‘Hold you tight’, ‘Iskatel’ and ‘Synchronicity’ are the ones for me. Thanks ”

Nocow — “Voda” on FIGURE

DJ Feedback Figure94_1/_2/_3: “Ryan Elliott - "Always LOVE Nocow!" Charlotte de Witte - YES YES YES! Jeroen Search - great package! Monoloc - Wow amazing ! i love it Perc - ‘Pacetrace’ is the one for me, thanks. Regal - Very cool tracks, thanks! Paula Temple - i like Nocow's productions a lot. this is a great collection showcasing his talent. Jon Hester - A diverse and richly nuanced collection of music, wow! ‘Pacetrace’ has an excellent punchy drive, and ‘Libbi’ stands out as a breathtaking composition from beginning to end. Support! Yotam Avni - great stuff! Dave Miller / Abstract Division - The ‘Zemlya’ EP for me Julia Govor - From Russia with LOVE! I feel this records, i feel every single track on this one. Meaningful, intelligent and powerful because it’s deep. Cassegrain - over all really good with many gems inside. very nice music Fabrizio Lapiana - great work! TWR72 - Really interesting package with loads of amazing tracks. DJ Bone - ‘Forgiven’, ‘Place Holder’, ‘Hold you tight’, ‘Iskatel’ and ‘Synchronicity’ are the ones for me. Thanks ”

Nocow — “Vozduh” on FIGURE

DJ Feedback Figure94_1/_2/_3: “Ryan Elliott - "Always LOVE Nocow!" Charlotte de Witte - YES YES YES! Jeroen Search - great package! Monoloc - Wow amazing ! i love it Perc - ‘Pacetrace’ is the one for me, thanks. Regal - Very cool tracks, thanks! Paula Temple - i like Nocow's productions a lot. this is a great collection showcasing his talent. Jon Hester - A diverse and richly nuanced collection of music, wow! ‘Pacetrace’ has an excellent punchy drive, and ‘Libbi’ stands out as a breathtaking composition from beginning to end. Support! Yotam Avni - great stuff! Dave Miller / Abstract Division - The ‘Zemlya’ EP for me Julia Govor - From Russia with LOVE! I feel this records, i feel every single track on this one. Meaningful, intelligent and powerful because it’s deep. Cassegrain - over all really good with many gems inside. very nice music Fabrizio Lapiana - great work! TWR72 - Really interesting package with loads of amazing tracks. DJ Bone - ‘Forgiven’, ‘Place Holder’, ‘Hold you tight’, ‘Iskatel’ and ‘Synchronicity’ are the ones for me. Thanks ”

The Sabres Of Paradise — “Lick Wid Nit Nit, A Sagittariun Rmxs” on ELASTIC DREAMS

DJ: “Ben Sims - Happy Jacks Remix for me Pangaea (Hessle Audio) - Nice, been playing the Original Mix Maceo Plex - Support! Laurent Garnier - Yes, will play for sure Rolando - Happy Jacks remix for me, thanks Anthony Parasole - This is dope Truncate - Happy Jacks Remix for me Francois Kevorkian - Great to see this being re-released ”

MEDIA: “Resident Advisor – news piece online http://bit.ly/2mYZnZe Resident Advisor – review confirmed XLR8R – premiere stream confirmed Deep House London – playlist feature confirmed Nemone/BBC 6 Music – airplay confirmed DJ Mag Italy – review in print DJ Mag Spain – review confirmed Tsugi – coverage confirmed ”


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