What an illustrious list of artists you can find in this weeks update - enjoy !!
Aphreme featuring Samantha Faison "Life" (Smooth Agent Records CD Promo)
South African producer Aphreme returns with "Life", a mesmerizing old school inspired production featuring the incomparable haunting vocals of Samantha Faison alongside illustrious keys and dreamy chords over deep thrilling rhythms. The 'Raw Dub' gives the track an unadulterated underground-esque feel, Soul Afrika Crew contribute an utterly tantalizing afro-deep rework laced with glorious truly inebriant melodies, and finally label head Sean Smith drops an inspiring and lively soul/funk/disco infused workout guaranteed to cast a spell on you.
Guido P featuring Elan Noelle "I'm here for you" (Remixes)(HSR Records CD Promo)
"I'm here for you" by DJ/producer Guido P and songstress Elan Noelle has been on heavy rotation here at Spirit of House ever since reviewed back in January of this year, now this soulful gem returns in stellar remixes by Salento Soul, DJ Hakuei and Guido P himself, all adding their magical touch to the song, keeping the vibe soulful yet vibrant, giving you the tough task to pick a favorite version. Highly recommended.
Jabzz Dimitri featuring Mxo "Wake up" (Multi-Racial Records CD Promo)
From the motherland comes "Wake up", a glamorous slice of deepalicious goodness courtesy of Jabzz Dimitri and vocalist Mxo. To cut a long story short, gentle yet spell binding percussive afro-deep rhythms lead the way for sublime keys and lush chords, not to forget to mention Mxo's incomparable emotive vocals - in other words, an enthralling slice of afro house guaranteed to set the floor on fire.
Monocles & Slezz, TekniQ with Vinny Da Vinci featuring LadyBird "You" (Lilac Jeans Music CD Promo)
Hot on the heels of "My time our time" by K-One & Mojere featuring Kele B (which we've reviewed last week) comes the next marvelous release on Lilac Jeans Music. Monocles & Slezz team up with TekniQ, South African house music legend Vinny Da Vinci and songstress LadyBird for "You", a super smooth yet captivating production built around a dulcet percussive backdrop, grand jazzy keys, blissful chords and LadyBird's one-of-a-kind seductive vocals. The remix is courtesy of Lilac Jeans who combine the amazing vocals with entrancing keys and groovey utterly infectious rhythms.
Slik Walker "Sumz me up" (Mantree Records CD Promo)
We haven't heard from Slik Walker in a while, but now he is back in proper style with the Rasmir Mantree produced "Sumz me up". Quite simply, this is underground house music at its best, with an intriguing truly relentless backing serving as playground for exhilarating melodies and Slik Walker's inimitable deeply rooted vocals. As usual, the package features a splendid selection of mixes, giving you plenty of choices to work the floor.
Tier Ra Nichi featuring RescuePoetix "Humanity" (The Untold Stories Part 2)(CyberJamz Records CD Promo)
Last year in September we introduced you to the superb "Humanity" by spoken word artist RescuePoetix, now this wicked production returns to the dance floor in fresh remixes. Tayo Wink an DJ Buzzard both deliver enchanting interpretations keeping the vibe deep and soulful yet exciting, with RescuePoetix distinctive tempting vocals shining all over. Tier Ra Nichi goes into an entirely different direction with his energetic EDM workout destined to take over the bigger rooms.
Traxx Pick: Meemo "Baron boogie" (Plastik People Recordings CD Promo)
If you're in need of genuine deep house and garage vibes, look no further than "Baron boogie" by Meemo aka Thomas Vital. This sure fire dance floor weapon is pure and raw, with the ruthlessly thumpin' rhythms together with the luscious keys and chords spreading a hypnotizing feel you can't resist to dance to. Included in the package are brilliant remixes by Marc Cotterell and Armando taking the track to the next level.