Picks of the Week
Roberto De Carlo featuring Colin Corvez "You are the one for me" (Purple Music Records CD Promo)
|Roberto De Carlo takes on the timeless D'Train anthem "You are the one for me" and present his respectful 21st century interpretation that oozes with heartfelt vocals by Colin Corvez and incredible keys by Simon Grey, with the old skool tinged, funk soaked backing creating a resistless feel. Diego Auguanno contributes a classic styled version spiced with classy synths and Disco elements, while Miguel Migs' dub is the choice for peak time play thanks to its relentlessly stormin' groove.|
Definition of Soul "Definition of soul" (Gotta Keep Faith Records CD Promo)
Behind UK based duo Definition of Soul are Susannah McMillan and Antony Gibson who present a delicious deep house production on a laidback tip featuring sultry spoken words over a smooth, wonderfully orchestrated backing. All seven mixes in the package (the remixes are courtesy of QuestionmarQ, Krispaglia, Mr. Mama and Arnaud D) keep the vibe deep and soulful while giving you the choice to play the track at any time of the night or at any location.
Exclusive Preview: DeeJaykul featuring Lenny Hamilton "Change" (Gregory Del Piero Remix)(XtraSolar Records CD-R)
Here we've got an exclusive preview to the upcoming release on XtraSolar Records. DeeJayKul teams up with Lenny Hamilton for "Change" available to us in a deeply groovin' interpretation by Gregory Del Piero featuring beautiful synth melodies over an old school flavored, funked-up groove, while Lenny Hamilton impresses with a passionate vocal.
John Crockett featuring Natalie "Light of love" (Haus'Flor Records CD Promo)
Two years after their last successful collaboration on "Be my only", John Crockett and Natalie are back with the uplifting "Light of love". The 'Club Mix' is a bumpin' affair featuring exquisite keys and organs which together with the outstanding vocals create a captivating feel. The percussive 'Organic Mix' injects the track with funky flavas and smoothes the vibe down for a more laidback feel, while Gene King's bouncin' remix is a summery affair fueled with wonderful sunny synth melodies. Finally DJ Aphreme deepens the vibe and gives the track a more hypnotic feel, with the phat keys further intensifying the feel.
Martin East Project featuring Jared Douglas "We can be friends" (Kapa Music Records CD Promo)
On "We can be friends", Martin East once more teams up with vocalist Jared Douglas to present a lush deep house production featuring emotional vocals and haunting synths over a moody backdrop. Beside the vocal, there is the stripped down 'Spoken Dub' and a reggae-house fused 'Summer Dub' as well as some tasty remixes: Estranjerous team up with Jerry Flores to relax the vibe on their interpretation for a deep soulful journey, while MSRS serve two jazzed-up gems featuring keys from the one and only Marconi De Morais. Lastly Simeon Belle takes the track to jackin' grounds.
DJ Dealer "Brothers & sisters" (Look-At-You Records CD Promo)
With "Brothers & sisters", DJ Dealer presents a slammin' production featuring inspirational, meaningful lyrics and freaky synths and lush chords over a funk soaked backing that is driven by a massive badass bassline you can't resist to dance to. You can choose between 'Northside' and 'Southside' mixes (vocal and instrumental each) which vary things nicely.
Sebastian Gamboa "Feel it" (Purple Tracks Records CD Promo)
Sebastian Gamboa and Giuseppe Tuccillo follow up their 2008 summer hit "Muevelo" with "Feel it", featuring vocals courtesy of Rafael Carreras. "Feel it" is an uplifting summery tune featuring happy synth melodies and sexy vocals over a contaminous groove, with the dub firing things up for big room action. For those that can't get enough of the Balearic "Muevelo", this release includes the beautiful jazzy ' La Folie Douce Remix' of the track.
Christos Kedras "Sweet temptation" (Part 2)(Kapa Music Records CD Promo)
Kapa Music present new and unreleased mixes of Christos Kedras "Sweet temptation", including the unreleased 'Richard Earnshaw Femstrumental', a deep tech-soul journey dub version by Martin East & Theo Zanos (which was previously only available to selected DJ's) and soulfully bumpin' vocal and instrumental versions by Random Soul.
AtJazz featuring Clyde "I forgot you" (M8MC Records CD Promo)
Without doubt this was our favorite track from AtJazz recent album "Full circle", and gladly this wonderful track now gets a full single release. Lars Behrenroth goes deep on this twisted remix, while Fred Everything's remix is a west coast styled jackin' affair guaranteed to rock the dance floors. Carlos Mena gives the track a relentless tribal-afro touch, while Numumbah serves a funked-up slice of deep tech-soul. The 'Demo Re-Edit' is on a deep broken beat tip, and also included are the album version and an acapella.
TJ Cases "Bring me joy" (2009 Mixes)(Cut House Records CD Promo)
This UK Garage classic by TJ Cases originally released in 2000 gets a new life, with Kat Blu's vocals sounding as fresh and uplifting as they did back in the day. The new mixes are built around a remorseless groove and feature captivating synth hooks and warm melodic chords which together with the vocals create a mesmeric feel. The dub intensthe vibe for a more hypnotic feel.