Picks of the Week
Monique Bingham "You me world" (Bigga Sounds Records CD Promo)
|"You me world" by house music diva Monique Bingham is a jazz infused homage to the late visionary Malcolm Mclaren featuring Monique Bingham's unmistakable vocals alongside killer jazzy keys by Ethan White and sax by Nadir Simon over a fiery backdrop. The remixes are courtesy of Ralf GUM who gives the track a classy organic touch, Jon Cutler who deepens the vibe for a melodious journey, DJ Christos who serves a groovy afro-deep excursion and last but not least Leighton Moody who contributes a truly soulful old-skool flavored version.|
Wil Milton & Rodney Carter "Power line" (Blak Ink Music CD Promo)
The utterly remorseless "Power line" is the latest chapter in the series of fruitful collaborations by Wil Milton and Rodney Carter, and its certainly one not to miss. "Power line" uses a deeply thumpin' backing as playground for Rodney Carter's passionate vocals and Wil Milton's incredibly keys and chords - as its predecessors this one is guaranteed to cause a stir on the dance floor.
Exclusive Preview: JCS featuring Patsy Fuller "Undecided" (Beppe Gioia Mix)(Love House Records CD-R)
In fall of 2009, Love House Records released Jeremy Sylvester and Patsy Fuller's underestimated take on the jazz standard classic "Undecided" - we are proud to introduce you to this truly soulful remix by Beppe Gioia who takes the track to the next level by adding his beloved deeply groovin' jazz flavored touch. Hopefully this fantastic remix will get released one day...
DJN Project featuring Freeway "Lady" (InHouse Records CD Promo)
"Lady" by DJN Project is a gorgeous production featuring deeply felt vocals and lush chords over a smooth backing in the original version, coming complete with remixes by Todd Terry who is heating things for peak time action, DaSouL & Fabry Diglio whose soulful interpretation featuring delicious keys is on an old school tip, not to forget to mention Paris Cesvette & Slikk Tim's laidback version oozing with a grandiose soul/jazz/funk feel.
Gordheaven featuring Morobi "Mvimbeni" (Bomba Records CD Promo)
"Mvimbeni" by Gordheaven takes you on a journey through deepest afro territory, with the infectious rhythms, intoxicating melodies and wicked vocals creating a mesmeric feel. Morra DeRey & Paris Cesvette, Clement, Nkokhi, Cocosoul, Sculptured Music, Aero Manyelo and DJ Hypnosis contribute the remixes, all adding their distinctive touch to the track to give you plenty of choices to choose from.
Morra DeRey & The Heavy Quarterz featuring Blak Child "Ixilongo (the wake up call)" (Bomba Records CD Promo)
Morra DeRey & The Heavy Quarterz's "Ixilongo (the wake up call)" is built around a deeper than deep backdrop and features outstanding vocals alongside exquisite jazzy keys and lush synth melodies, altogether creating a soulful yet thrilling feel you can't resist to dance to. More importantly, Morra DeRey & The Heavy Quarterz have chosen to pass all proceeds of the sales to charity, so please support them.
Filta Freqz "Fast Life EP" (Seventy Four Records CD Promo)
Here we've got a smokin' four track EP titled "Fast Life EP" by our friends Filta Freqz destined to take dance floors by storm thanks to the relentless grooves and contagious melodies. On both "Dancin'" and "Fast life", Filta Freqz gives us more of their beloved funky house madness, while on "Music box" they take us back in time by sampling numerous all-time house classics. Finally there is "Salsa dip", a lovely laidback of latin with funky house.