Reviews

Various - Miami Uncuts 2017Since 2012, TR Records (formerly Tony Records) have been blessing us with their annual "Miami Uncuts" compilation, and this year is no exception as the label has been pulling out all the stops and presents a truly impeccable and eclectic collection of previously unreleased mixes of songs from their catalogue as well as a sneak preview of things to come in the new few months. A total of twelve tracks are included, similar to its antecessors there are a lots of soulful gems from an illustrious list of artists to be discovered: Soulful Session featuring Tisha Monique, DJ Jacko & Chelsea Como, Kenny Carpenter, Distant People featuring Jessante, Distant People featuring Nontu, Dee Mac's House of Funk featuring Oliver Night, Andy Compton featuring Rogiers, Rito, Takuya Kusajima, Oliver Night, Urbe Deep Connextions and last but not least Bizio Cool. Undoubtedly, "Miami Uncuts 2017" is highly recommended , not to say "Miami Uncuts 2017" is by no means to be missed...

Max Marinacci featuring Joydiel - VoiceComing soon on up and rising Merecumbe Recordings is the stunning "Voice" by Italian DJ/producer Max Marinacci, to cut right to the chase this hypnotizing slice of afro/latin flavored house is guaranteed send the dancers into a frenzy thanks to inexorably thumpin' rhythms, ethereal synth melodies, lush organ and the seductive vocals of Joydiel. The remixes by label honcho Doug Gomez enriched with extra percussion and inebriant synth hooks take the song to the next level, spreading an even more intense feel on the dance floor.

Sean Schulich & Jephte Guillaume - The world is a ghettoWhat a mind-boggling musical treat we have here... The towering truly one-of-a-kind re-imagination of the War all time classic "The world is a ghetto" by Sean Schulich and Jephte Guillaume is an innovative masterly orchestrated uber soulful yet tantalizing afro tinged four-to-the-floor jewel featuring flute and vocal chants by Sean Schulich, keys by Frederic 'Fredo' Lasfargeas, and fender bass, electric guitars, drums and percussion, and vocals by Jepthe Guillaume guaranteed to send shivers down your spine.

The 2017 WMC/Miami Music Week update is here, loaded with the latest in soulful house music - enjoy !!

Zepherin Saint & Sara Devine - HurryBeyond the shadow of a doubt, Tribe Records truly bless us with the sun drenched "Hurry", a masterly crafted truly phenomenal uber soulful jewel by DJ/producer Zepherin Saint featuring the one and only Sara Devine on vocals. Gentle yet thrilling afrocentric rhythms lead the way for Sara Devine's one-of-a-king r&b inspired sultry vocals, illustrious keys and classy brass arrangements, altogether creating an enthralling yet soulful and melodious feel guaranteed to make you yearn for more. Put differently, "Hurry" heavenly slice of soulful bliss by no means to be missed...

Rescue Poetix - Counting sheepRenowned poetry artist Rescue Poetix is back with the paramount "Counting sheep" coming your way in an eclectic truly stellar selection of interpretations. Young DJ (Moloko Manganyi) contributes a tantalizing soul oozing afro-deep rendition sure to send shivers down your spine, DJ Eddie-ED (Edward Ward) delivers a fervid afro/latin infused rendition with a dazzling change of tempo in the middle, DJ Punch drops an intriguing underground-esque rework laced with a killer organ and resistless percussive rhythms, Ran Gomez serves a gorgeous soulful interpretation, and last but not least there is something truly special in the form of the ingenious deep tech-soul workout by Brian Nance.

We are keeping the heat on with this weeks update bringing you the latest and best in soulful house music - enjoy !!

Mike Steva - Who am I (Remixes)In summer of 2014, Yoruba Records released the stunning "Who am I" artist album by Mike Steva which takes you on a unique journey across a wide spectrum of electronic music, evidencing his vast range of influences. The journey continues with the outstanding "Who I am" remix album which is truly awe-inspiring and ingenious, with the songs from the original album being re-imagined and re-envisioned by the likes of Louie Vega, Seven Davis Jr, Manoo, Rocco, Djeff, Hallex M, Anthony Nicholson, AtJazz, Mr. Raoul and many more, all adding their distinctive truly magical touch. Without question, the sophisticated and truly eclectic "Who I am" remix album is not to be missed.