As usual we bring you only the best and latest in soulful house music... enjoy !!
Exclusive Preview: Sandy Turnbull featuring Mr Bailey "Dreaming" (Galleria Records CD Promo)
Sheffield based producer/DJ Sandy Turnbull launches his brand new label Galleria Records in grand style with the beautiful "Dreaming", an uplifting sun drenched production featuring sultry vocals by Jason Lee Bailey alongside warm melodious keys over a smooth yet fierce funked-up old school inspired backdrop - in other words, a soulful house music gem by no means to be missed...
Salvatore Agrosi featuring Dennis Baker "The real me" (Deeper Shades Recordings CD Promo)
Deep Shades Recordings return with "The real me" by Italian producer/DJ Salvatore Agrosi and Florida based vocalist Dennis Baker, a timeless deep house gem featuring combining Dennis Baker's spirited vocals with lush keys and deep yet laidback percussive rhythms. The release includes a superb truly eclectic selection of remixes by Marco Fracasso, Lars Behrenroth and Toto (Salvatore Agrosi's alter ego), each of them adding his distinct deep touch to take the song to a whole new level, making it next to impossible to choose a favorite version.
Exclusive Preview: Brian Culbertson featuring Vivian Green "Still here" (James Blakstar John Remix)(CD-R)
Recently there has been remix contest for the wonderful "Still here" by Brian Culbertson (one of the most successful contemporary jazz artists of all time), a song which features songstress Vivian Green whose deeply rooted vocals are guaranteed to send shivers down your spine. Here we have the magnificent remix by James Blakstar John who turns this timeless song into a soulful four-to-the-floor jewel built around deep'n'smooth yet captivating rhythms, jazzy piano and heavenly synth melodies - sheer musical bliss...
Anna Cavazos "Love U babe" (Double Cheese Records CD Promo)
New York based singer/songwriter/producer/DJ Anna Cavazos presents "Love U babe", an energetic yet soulful production featuring her unmistakable sensitive vocals, lovely guitar and phat keys over a ruthlessly stompin' backing. On remix duty we have Tony Loreto & Mark Di Meo who contribute a truly soulful yet enchanting interpretation fueled with grand jazzy keys, and Vincent Kwok who delivers the choice version for prime time thanks to celestial melodies and intriguing rhythms.
DJ Qness featuring Xoli M "Don't go" (Makin' Moves Records CD Promo)
In late 2011, Johannesburg producer DJ Qness released "On the Cue 2" in South Africa, an album featuring many soulful gems including "Don't go". Makin' Moves have licensed this gem of a song and will release it soon as a single, complete with massive remixes by Quentin Harris. The original version is a gorgeous slice of afrotastic deep house featuring soothing vocals by Xoli and lush keys over laidback yet gripping rhythms. Quentin Harris adds his signature touch, taking the song to the next level on his infectious remix laced with dramatic synths, with his dub being a menacing soul-tech affair.
Soulfeenix featuring Janyssha Lyon "I know you, I live you" (Xtrasolar Records CD Promo)
Singer, producer, multi-instrumentalist and remixer Soulfeenix presents a cover of the unforgettable Chaka Khan classic "I know you, I live you" (from her 1981 album "What cha' gonna do for me"), with Janyssha Lyon impressing with her powerful yet soulful rendition of the lyrics. The main version is a funky as hell interpretation which stays respectful to Chaka Khan's original from back in the day, then we have a delectable deep house rework by Edmund oozing with sublime jazzy keys and spell binding yet laidback rhythms.
Mr O and Funk DeepStar featuring Ckenz Voucal "Got this feeling" (C9ine Remix)(Soul Candi Records CD Promo)
Back in May of this year, we introduced you to the beautiful "Got this feeling" by Mr. O and Funk DeepStar, a deep house gem featuring sultry vocals by Ckenz Voucal (Khensani) and luscious keys over smooth yet infectious rhythms. Now we can enjoy a stellar remix by C9ine (released through Soul Candi Records on their "Soul Candi... the House of EP 1") whose rework is silky smooth, with deep mellow rhythms leading the way for the unmistakable vocals and sweet melodies.
Various "Cyberjamz Compilation Vol #5" (Cyberjamz Records CD Promo)
Since the first release back in July 2007, Cyberjamz Records have released nothing but the best in underground house music, and every now and then they bless us with a compilation full of previously unreleased tracks and remixes. The latest offering in the series includes not less than ten tracks, each of them guaranteed to jam-pack floors and make you yearn for more. Soul-Cat, Tayo Wink, The Shock Bros, Maminstrumental, Yusuke Hiraoka, Sahib Muhammad, K'Alexi, Gallo, Red Deep, Soulman T, Crescendo, JerzPeach, Ejaye - they are all featured on this prime package which is highly recommended to any DJ looking to send the floor into a frenzy...