He we go with Volume 10, the latest edition of our Shorts Reviews and the accompanying mixshow on Spirit of House. Enjoy this deep versatile selection of house grooves...
We are kicking this update nice and easy with "My string affair" by LooweeR, a smooth production built around a deep, percussion enriched groove that is topped with wonderful vibes and strings that create a laidback feeling (iMusic Underground Records CD Promo). Rasmir blesses us again with his latest, the "Early Riser EP" featuring three dance floor shattering tracks. "Early riser" is a deep, hypnotic tribal house track sending the crowd into a frenzy for sure, while "Use your imagination" uses sultry female vocals and freaky synths over a deep mesmerizing groove. Lastly there is "917", an innovative, spacy broken beat styled jazz-house track we consider being a masterpiece (Mantree Records CD Promo). "Let love fly (Part 2)" by Ananda Project features the unreleased 'Cosmic Straight Dance Dub' by Joe Claussell alongside Chris Brann's original 'Early Winter Mix' and DJ Ebar's hypnotically stompin''Drummy Dub' (NiteGrooves Records CD Promo). Take some bits of Colonel Abrams and Jaydee, add Barack Obama's speeches on top and you've got a dance floor stomper - that is what Scott K & Laithie did with "Dreams of Unity" - and best of all you can get it for free (Boxmusic Records Free Digital Download).
Get ready for some super tight disco-house on the "First Flight EP" by Fabio Bacchini and Christian Malloni who present two tracks each on this release that is set to take dance floors apart with the resistless grooves and captivating disco-funk vibes, bringing back memories of this legendary sound (MindTravel Records CD Promo). "Don't give up" by VisionX features an uplifting vocal by Laura Cyganik over a fierce, old-school flavored backdrop, with the 'Club Mix' being an intensified affair perfect for peak time play. The 'Taboo Logik Deep Club Mix' gets deep on a slight electronic edge, while DJ Hot Hands turns the track into a laidback funky gem (Pino Music Records CD Promo). Musical Solution team up with Pete Simpson to deliver "Super hero", a fierce yet smooth production featuring passionate vocals and wicked keys over a funked-up groove. The H&H Soulsurvivors rework the track into a resistless peak time favorite featuring infectious melodies over a stormin' groove (Beat Monkey Records CD Promo).
With "Vivir la vida", Coronabros serve a fiery Latin flavored house track featuring sexy vocals by Victor Carrillo over driving groove. Lots of remixes are included in the package, with Replay's interpretation being on a soulful, afro drenched tip while JedSet deepen the vibe for some serious late night action. Colin Sales gets hypnotic on his deeply groovin' take, while David Crops gives the track a smooth, deeply thumpin' outfit. Lastly we have Mig Puentes taking the track to the main room (SoulHeat Records CD Promo). "Abstraction" by Conan Liquid presents Liquid People is one of those simple yet very effective tracks that build and builds with its relentless groove and lush chords until the dance floor will erupt (don't miss to check out the DJ tools included in the package). The second track "Do you understand" is all about the chunky groove and wicked guitar loop that create a hypnotic feeling (Peppermint Jam Records CD Promo). DJ Dealer presents "Whatcha gonna do" (lifted from his "Joyride" album), a gritty hip house track using catchy vocals and a resistless groove to create a mesmerizing feel. Greg Campbell is funking up the vibe to the max, while Rob T takes the track to deeper grounds. Lastly Grant Nelson uses wicked synths and a stompin' groove to create a peak time pick (Look At You Records CD Promo). Closing this edition is the "Illusions EP" by Kyka bringing you three massive tracks, all of them taking you on a ride into mesmerizing deep house music perfect for late night/early morning play thanks to the captivating grooves and phat keys and chords used (Cabrio Records 12").