An amazing blast of soulful house music awaits you this week - enjoy !!
Timmy Regisford featuring Tiger Wilson "Sometimes" (Terry Hunter Remix)(Tribe Records CD Promo)
Not many words are needed to describe this marvelous remix of Timmy Regisford's "Sometimes" which features an evocative rendition of the lyrics by vocalist Tiger Wilson. None other than Chicago producer/DJ Terry Hunter adds his signature soulful touch to the song, using a warm organic backing as playground for the beautiful vocals, jazzy keys and velvet-smooth strings.
Rame & Bonora featuring Zoe Xenia "Sick" (Tony Records CD Promo)
The latest offering on Tony Records is "Sick" by Rame and Francesco Bonora, a deepalicious production featuring enchanting vocals by Zoe Xenia alongside mesmerizing synth melodies over utterly deep contaminous rhythms. On remix duty we have the legendary MURK (Ralf Falcon & Oscar G) whose remix is reminiscent of their unforgettable sound from the 90's yet sounds fresh and has a modern electronic edge. The other remix comes from the team of Tony Loreto and Toro who are pulling out all the stops and intensify the vibe to the max, letting the pulsating rhythms and ethereal synth melodies spread a hypnotizing feel you can't resist to dance to.
Sandman & Riverside feat Kymberli Wright "Play Wit You EP" (FastFWD Records CD Promo)
The dynamic duo of Sandman and Riverside team up with vocalist Kymberli Wright for the "Play With You EP" where they introduce us to something truly special. "Play with you" is a Detroit-flavored production laced with celestial synth melodies and Kymberli Wright's sultry vocals, "PopTune" takes us back to the 80's with its synthpop/freestyle sounds, and then there is the spaced-out "SuperSonic". Bu the real delight are the remixes of "Play with you" courtesy of Ron Trent and DJ Minx, both taking the track to a whole new level by adding their unique deep hypnotizing touch.
DJ Vivona featuring Miss D "To another day" (Super Soul Music CD Promo)
Italian label Super Soul Music kick off the new year with the super delicious "To another day" by DJ Vivona and songstress Miss D. "To another day" takes you on a hypnotizing journey to deepest grounds, with infectious rhythms leading the way for luscious melodies and Miss D's inimitable heartfelt vocals. But it doesn't end here as the likes of Frankie Feliciano, Jon Cutler, Jonathan Meyer, N'Dinga Gaba, Houseconverse and the team of DJ Vivona & Johnathan Meyer all add their distinctive soulful/deep touch, making it next to impossible to choose favorite version...
Niko Marks "Real funk don't die" (Strictly Beatdown Recordings CD Promo)
Strictly Beatdown Recordings bless us with "Real funk don't die" by Niko Marks, a marvelous slice of soul/funk inspired four-to-the-floor that has timeless written all over - beyond doubt, Niko Marks showcases his truly unique style and sound that traverses time and genre on this seminal production. HHA Boys contribute a brilliant deep percussive interpretation laced with sublime keys, followed by Charles Spencer who takes us back in time with his acid infused absolutely epic dub.
Mauritzio "Let it go" (Part 1)(Black Vinyl Records CD Promo)
The first release for legendary Black Vinyl Records in 2013 comes courtesy of Italian producer Mauritzio Baiocchi. "Let it go" is a cutting-edge deep house production featuring exciting vocals by Old Bastard (we are sure you know who is behind this moniker) alongside phat keys and chords over truly mesmerizing tribal-esque rhythms. On remix duty we have N'Dinga Gaba who delivers a mind-blowing rendition laced with grandiose melodies. A deep house jewel guaranteed to make you yearn for more.
Hood Natives "Live your life" (Fomp Records CD Promo)
With "Live your life" by South Africa's Hood Natives, Fomp present a smooth as silk production which combines the wonderful haunting vocals of Boipelo with grand jazzy keys and laidback yet contaminous percussive rhythms. Next is the grandiose soul/funk inspired remix by Greg Gauthier guaranteed to send shivers down your spine, and last but not least we have DJ Fale whose deep melodious dub is sheer musical bliss.
Ananda Project "Love Like This EP" (Nite Grooves Records CD Promo)
Ananda Project present the gorgeous "Love Like This EP" featuring brand new interpretations of songs taken from their recently released long player "Beautiful Searching". First up we have Sean McCabe who takes on "Love like this" (which features deeply felt vocals by Sepsenahki), blessing us with another one of his compelling remixes fueled with sublime keys and smooth yet infectious funk drenched rhythms. Next we have a masterly crafted rendition of "Heaven is right here" by the team of Danny Krivit and Dazzle Drums which combines AK's sensuous vocals with heavenly melodies and glorious percussive rhythms.
Patrick 'Crookid' Willis & Gumzito featuring Sabrina Chylds "Piece of my mind" (Open Bar Music CD Promo)
Open Bar Music have a beauty in their hands with the breath-taking "Piece of my mind" by Patrick 'Crookid' Willis and Gumzito, a stellar production built around deeper than deep, truly relentless yet smooth rhythms, exquisite melodies and not forget to mention the touching vocals by songstress Sabrina Chylds. Miss this gem at our own risk... Nuff said.
Staffan Thorsell featuring Donna Hidalgo "A better man" (Supercords Records CD Promo)
Swedish producer/DJ Staffan Thorsell joins forces with house music diva Donna Hidalgo for "A better man", an uplifting production guaranteed to jam-pack floors thanks to fierce funk flavored rhythms, delectable melodies and Donna Hildago's unmistakable sultry vocals. Both Seb Skalski & Masta P Zabrodzki and Jasper 'Drexmeister' Drexhage contribute fantastic soul/funk drenched interpretations, while Jamie Vee intensifies the vibe and turns this beauty into a sure-fire prime time weapon.
Rightside featuring Ronnie Canada "I can't help myself" (Drum Records CD Promo)
On the fervid "I can't help my self", Italy's Rightside team up with legendary soul singer Ronnie Canada - the result speaks for itself. Captivating funk soaked rhythms combined with wicked sax riffs by Joe Green, killer keys and the incomparable voice of Ronnie Canada are guaranteed to set the floor on fire and keep you dancing. Add mind-blowing remixes by Booker, House Device and Circle of Funk, and you have a winning package.
Deep Elementz presents "Deep Intruder EP" (CyberJamz Records CD Promo)
It seems no week is passing by without another massive release from man of the moment Deep Elementz who continues to grace us with his unique old school inspired underground house productions. The spell binding "Deep Intruder EP" features a total of five tracks, each one destined to cause a stir on the dance floor thanks to pristine raw rhythms, heavenly melodies and cool vocals. Without a doubt, Deep Elementz continues his successful mission to bring back the beloved underground-esque sounds and emotions from yesteryear...