We've put together a truly versatile update for you this week, we hope you enjoy it as much as we do !!
Montana & Stewart & Nortier & Stephanie Cooke "The world to me (you are)" (Wiggly Worm Records CD Promo)
What an awe-inspiring collaboration we have here as Jonny Montana, Craig Stewart and Dale Nortier together with house music diva Stephanie Cooke grace us with "The world to me (you are)", a masterly orchestrated soulful jewel featuring the keyboard wizardry of Bennett Holland and sweet guitars from Adam Yates alongside an enthralling organic backdrop, not to forget to mention the unrivaled deeply rooted vocals of Stephanie Cooke. But it doesn't end here as the release features an eclectic selection of superb remixes from Phaze Dee, Grooveboy Music & Aneta Moran, Paul Hardy & McKai and Nikos Diamantopoulos all adding their distinctive deep/soulful touch, making it next to impossible to pick a favorite version...
Cafrodeep featuring Darian Crouse "Full circle" (SBS Media CD Promo)
South African soulful house music producer Linda 'Cafrodeep' Sitole and North American singer Darian Crouse come together to bless us with "Full circle", a top-notch soulful house music gem sure to stand the test of time that has been on heavy rotation here at Spirit of House all week long. To cut right to the chase, the dulcet yet thrilling rhythms together with the glamorous keys, lush chords and Darian Crouse's inimitable emotive vocals are guaranteed to cast a spell on you and make you yearn for more... By no means to be missed.
Cafe 432 "I got U" (Soundstate Recordings CD Promo)
London duo Cafe 432 (aka Jonsey and Kevin McPherson) present "I got U", a production about which Jonsey says "This is the most soulful joint we've ever written and we're buzzed about it!". We couldn't agree more as the sun drenched "I got U" truly is a magnificent masterly crafted soul infused gem with a gently groovin' backing leading the way for silky smooth vocals, funky guitar licks and exquisite keys - in other words, "I got U" is sheer musical bliss...
Soulbridge featuring Divalicious "Being on love" (HSR Records CD Promo)
Another week, another soulful bomb from ever impressive HSR Records... The labels latest offering is courtesy of Soulbridge (Gigi Frassanito) and songstress Divalicious whose uplifting "Being on love" is using an infectious funk soaked backdrop as playground for warm melodious keys, classy saxophone and the incomparable passionate vocals of Divalicious. Highly recommended.
Demarkus Lewis featuring Lacey Stars "Had U first" (Adaptation Music CD Promo)
Deep house aficionado Demarkus Lewis and singer Lacey Stars have to honor to be the featured artists on Adaptation Music 50th release. "Had U first" is quite simply Demarkus Lewis at his best, with the ruthlessly thumpin' rhythms along with the captivating keys, tantalizing chords and Lacey Stars inspiring vocals spreading a spell binding feel guaranteed to jam-pack the floor. On remix duty are Roland Nights and L.A Cerate both taking the track to deeper grounds, adding a unique mesmerizing touch sure to please the deep house heads and keep the floor moving.
RescuePoetix "Feast of gods" (The Untold Story - Part 2)(CyberJamz Records CD Promo)
Back in September of last year, we introduced you to "Feast of gods" by RescuePoetix, now the track returns in slammin' remixes by Tayo Wink and DJ Buzzard guaranteed to take over dance floors globally, each of them perfectly showcasing RescuePoetix one-of-a-kind seductive vocals stylings on their respective interpretations. Undoubtedly, these mixes are made for the dance floor, with relentless rhythms and tantalizing melodies accompanying the vocals, yet they keep the vibe soulful and melodious.
Jay Nemor "Music (suite soul)" (CyberJamz Records CD Promo)
Also forthcoming on CyberJamz Records is "Music" by Jay Nemor (Jason Nemor Harden), a phenomenal deep soulful production guaranteed to send shivers down your spine through the mellow funk drenched backing, grandiose saxophone, illustrious keys, lovely guitar and most importantly the stunning heartfelt vocals. DJ Sound Science's 'AfroLounge Edit' is a marvelous afro infused re-imagination giving the song a more dance floor friendly appeal. Be on the lookout for remixes by Tayo Wink, InBluBlackness (Brandon Harold) and Addvibe.
The best of the rest...
We are getting so many promos sent each and every week that many of them never get reviewed here on Spirit of House (for various reasons nota bene). However, as we want to make sure you are well informed what is happening, we have introduced this section where, every now and then, we will highlight other noteworthy releases...
The "Abstract EP" by Rio Loose Grooves is a truly glamorous EP featuring two equally elegant afro-deep gems. The exhilarating "4th dimension" oozes with empyreal synth melodies and deep vibrant rhythms, while "Dream time" combines a broken beat flavored backdrop with blissful keys and chords (JusVibe Records CD Promo). Steal Vybe return with the ingenious "Etude du son (Study of Sound) EP" featuring two breathtaking deep house tracks with a slight dark twist which are guaranteed to send the dance floor into a frenzy thanks to irresistible deep rhythms and inebriant melodies (Steal Vybe Records CD Promo).
From Soledrifter comes the "Fill my Body EP" which includes three massive utterly infectious and mesmerizing old school inspired deep house productions perfect for for late night, early morning play (StreetKing Records CD Promo). South Africa's DJ Tipstar hits the dance floor with the versatile "Evolution of House" EP which includes four dazzling deep house productions sure to set the floor on fire (Ohyea Muziq CD Promo).
RAVV (Renato Abate & Victor Vespari) present "Solgetic", a slice of unadulterated underground-esque deep house built around resistlessly pulsating rhythms, enticing melodies and cleverly used vocal hooks (CD-R). Beppe Gioia returns with the "Everyday EP", we are happy to report that once again he is on top of his game and is pulling out all the stops on each of the three featured tracks, showcasing his truly unique timeless sound that is guaranteed to put a spell on you thanks to contaminous rhythms and lush keys and chords (SoulShine Recordings CD Promo).
We are closing this weeks update with "H II region" by Craig Stewart, a charming slice of deepness with deeply groovin' rhythms leading the way for phat keys and luscious chords. Included in the package are stellar remixes by Deephope (David Garcia), Fotis 'mentor' Monos and MAD Boss (Antonio D'Amato , Dario Paltanin & Maurizio Brusadelli) (Wiggly Worm Records CD Promo).