Hot as the summer is this weeks update - enjoy !!
Vanessa Smith "Naked soul" (CyberJamz Records CD Promo)
End of last year, CyberJamz Records unleashed the marvelous soul infused "Storms" by Vanessa Smith, now the follow-up single "Naked soul" produced and mixed by 'DJ Pistol Pete' Sierra is ready. His original version is truly melodious and soulful, with laidback rhythms leading the way for sublime jazzy keys, heavenly strings and Vanessa Smith incomparable sultry vocals (there is a version without the strings too). The remixes are courtesy of DJ Phantom who contributes a glorious soulful rendition built around a thrillingly thumpin' backdrop and enchanting melodies, and hWah who serves a brilliant interpretation fueled with a groovy organic backing and exquisite keys.
Guyana Son featuring Tshaka Campbell "Listen different" (FOMP CD Promo)
Forthcoming on FOMP is "Listen different" by Guyana Son aka Lee 'Wipe the Needle' Gomez, to cut right to the chase the ruthless deeper-than-deep afro-percussive rhythms together with the tantalizing synth hooks and momentous poetry by spoken word artist Tshaka Campbell create an utterly hypnotizing tech-soul vibe guaranteed to cast a spell on you. Essential.
Black Coffee featuring Toshi "Buya" (Get Physical CD Promo)
Back in 2012, South African house music phenomenon Black Coffee released the fabulous "Buya" a truly seductive slice of melodious and smooth yet enthralling late night bliss laced with luxurious melodies and the one-of-a-kind haunting vocals of Toshi. Fast forward to 2016 and Get Physical present a stellar remix package: Da Capo is truly pulling out all the stops on his glamorous remix oozing with delightful jazzy melodies and gentle yet captivating organic rhythms, Loco Dice is getting ruff'n'funky on his mesmerizing tech flavored workout, and lastly M.A.N.D.Y. turn the heat up to the max on their utterly exhilarating deep atmospheric rework perfect for the bigger rooms.
Afro Traxx Pick #1: Doug Gomez "Seranata para theresa" (MoBlack Records CD Promo)
DJ/producer Doug Gomez is on fire, hot on the heels of the splendiferous "Elegua" and his superb remixes of the Blaze & Palmer Brown classic "More than gold" comes the mind-boggling "Seranata para theresa" which uses absolutely relentless afro-percussive rhythms as foundation for entrancing chants, celestial synth melodies, and a gorgeous guitar which gives the track an enchanting sun drenched feel guaranteed to send shivers down your spine.
Afro Traxx Pick #2: Ambonati "Sabo" (MoBlack Records CD Promo)
MoBlack Records continue to deliver only the best in afro house music, with the no-nonsense "Sabo" by Ambonati being all about the irresistible afro-tribal rhythms and enticing chants which altogether spread an utterly hypnotizing vibe guaranteed to cause a stir on the dance floor. Put differently, "Sabo" is a sure-fire dance floor bomb you can't resist to dance to...