Here we go with an eclectic selection of the latest in soulful house music... enjoy !!
Kimara Lovelace "These times" (KingStreet Records CD Promo)
Kimara Lovelace returns to KingStreet with fresh mixes of her 2008 club smash "These times" produced by none other than Todd Gardner. First up we have Danny Clark who reworks the song which features the unmistakable deeply rooted vocals of Kimara Lovelace into a beautiful soul/funk oozing old school inspired affair laced with grand keys, second is Jon Silva who drops a gorgeous deep house rendition combining the vocals with ethereal synth melodies and thrilling rhythms. Also included are the original mixes from 2008: the vocal version is built around a deep'n'smooth yet fierce backing groove and warm melodious keys, while the 'Retro Fit Dub' is firing things up with stompin' beats, spaced-out keys and a catchy old school styled synth hook.
Various "After Hours: Ibiza Sampler EP (Traxsource Edition)" (StreetKing Records CD Promo)
The Traxsource Edition of the "After Hours: Ibiza Sampler EP" features the amazing soulful gem "Truth about love" by Latest Craze and vocalist Gregory C. Purnell which is by no means to be missed. Dulcet yet spell binding rhythms coupled with delectable keys and breathtaking sultry vocals by Gregory C. Purnell are guaranteed to send shivers down your spine... Not to forget to mention the stellar remixes by Ricky Inch who turns the heat up with driving rhythms and wonderful extra orchestration.
Ron Allen featuring Affrica "Wordz" (Steve Bug Remix)Strobe Records CD Promo)
Beginning of this month, we introduced you to "Wordz" by Ron Allen, a soulful truly mesmerizing dance floor bomb featuring the outstanding spoken word poetry by Affrica alongside heavenly keys and chords over deep utterly infectious tribal-esque rhythms. Courtesy of Steve Bug (producer/DJ and founder of Poker Flat Recordings from Germany) comes a superb which stays true to the original yet takes the track to deeper grounds, giving it a enthralling feel guaranteed to set the floor on fire.
Galaxy Group "Harlem lady" / "The other side" (Johnny Fiasco Remix)(Loveslap! Records CD Promo)
Vinyl releases are rather rare these days, all the more we are pleased that Loveslap! Records are about to release a massive double A-Sided 12" in the next weeks. "Side A" features the original version of the mind-blowing "Lady Harlem" by Galaxy Group, with smooth afro tinged rhythms leading the way for expressive spoken word poetry of Rich Medina, grand keys and beautiful saxophone. "Side B" features a marvelous truly breath-taking remix by Johnny Fiasco of "The other side" by Galaxy Group - the spirited spoken word poetry by Rahmana Malaika combined with heavenly melodies and deep spell binding rhythms are sheer musical bliss...
DJ Earon "Your love is beautiful" (CyberJamz Records CD Promo)
To cut a long story short, CyberJamz Records are blessing us with an incredible soulful gem produced, mixed and performed by DJ Earon. Fiercely thumpin' rhythms together with inebriant synth melodies and DJ Earon's emotive vocal performance are guaranteed to jam-pack the floor and make you yearn for more... By no means to be missed.
Infinte Dubs "Man in the mirror" (Deep Doorway Mix)(Night Scope Deep Records CD Promo)
The saga continues as Night Scope Deep Records present yet another precious underground-esque house music production. The 'Deep Doorway Mix' of "Man in the mirror" is a re-imagination of the Michael Jackson classic courtesy of Infinite Dubs, with vocal rework arrangements done by Mr. Deep. The infectiously deep pulsating rhythms and luscious keys along with the unmistakable vocals make this something truly special - truly an awe-inspiring experience of pristine deepness...
Jamie Lewis & Michelle Weeks "Step up" (Purple Music CD Promo)
It has taken a while for Jamie Lewis and Michelle Weeks to follow-up their worldwide hits "The light" from 2002 and "Be thankful" from 2005, now finally the wait is over and they reunite for "Step up", an energetic production built around a mighty groove, quirky synth hooks and Michelle Week's incomparable expressive vocals - in other words, an uplifting feel-good anthem sure to ignite the floor and send the crowd into a frenzy...
Exclusive Preview: Inner City "Good life" (Mauritzio Space Mental Remix)(CD-R)
Beatport Play have launched a remix competition for Inner City's unforgettable 1988 house classic "Good life" produced by legendary Kevin Saunderson and featuring the inimitable vocals of Paris Grey. We are proud to exclusively introduce you to Mauritzio Baiocchi's mind-blowing 'Space Mental Remix' which takes the song to a whole new level thanks to absolutely relentless tribal-esque rhythms, exhilarating melodies and Paris Grey's truly memorable rendition of the lyrics - a sure-fire dance floor weapon guaranteed to put a spell on you...
Tortured Soul "Can't keep rhythm from a dancer" (Dome Records CD Promo)
Back in January we were celebrating the return of Tortured Soul when they released the phenomenal "Dirty" on TSTC Records, now they grace us with "Can't keep rhythm from a dancer" which, quite simply, is a phenomenal slice of soulful dance music oozing with the signature beloved Tortured Soul sound - in other words, a musical gem having timeless written all over. On remix duty is Miguel Migs who contributes a scrumptious selection of deeply groovin' Disco/Boogie infused remixes sure to rock the floor.
DJ Yme featuring Zano "Found me an angel" (Baainar Records CD Promo)
What would our weekly update be without some soulful music from the motherland? Courtesy of Baainar Records comes the enticing "Found me an angel" by DJ Yme using a hypnotizing deeply thumpin' backdrop as playground for uplifting deeply rooted vocals by Zano, classic jazzy piano and ethereal synth melodies. Simply wonderful... Nuff said.
Kischa Link "Moving on" (D#Sharp Records CD Promo)
Look no further if you're into unadulterated underground house music. The Allen Jackson and Joe Flame produced "Moving you" is performed by Kischa Link in grand style, taking you on a blissful journey to deepest mesmerizing grounds, with contaminous rhythms leading the way for Kischa Link's passionate vocals and luscious keys. The package includes a first- rate selection of remixes by Joe Flame and Abicah Soul who adds his signature deep glamorous touch.
OneDee featuring DeeVah "Stars in your eyes" (Salt Shaker Music CD Promo)
What a formidable soulful gem we have here courtesy of newcomer OneDee and songstress DeeVah... The marvelous "Stars in your eyes" features a sublime jazzy piano alongside heavenly synths and phenomenal deeply felt vocals by DeeVah over laidback yet spell binding rhythms - timeless soulful house music guaranteed to send shivers down your spine. Joe Smooth contributes a glorious re-imagination of the original which slightly intensifies the vibe and gives the synth melodies more room to breath.