Wednesday, 23 January 2013

R. Kelly - Number One (Meesha remix)

Toronto based Meesha really smashes it on this remix of R. Kelly. The understated synth line, snappy drums and dreamy keys really make it.

Monday, 21 January 2013

Disclosure - White Noise ft AlunaGeorge

On point as always, Disclosure team up with AlunaGeorge on this new one. Out on the 17th February.

Thursday, 17 January 2013

Guised - Finish

Great dubby percussion and chopped samples on this dark bubbler from the Scottish producer. Forthcoming on Future Grooves.

Djemba Djemba - Yah Pop

Part of the Team Supreme collective, Djemba Djemba really nails it on this ridiculously fresh new one. Out this month on Alpha Pup.

Wednesday, 16 January 2013

VVV - Generations

Another supreme example from VVV, the haunting pads and distant vocals really set this one apart.

Tuesday, 15 January 2013

T_A_M & Zubuntu - Chim Richalds

Debut collaborative offering from the two Aberdeen-based producers, and it's about as innovative as it gets. Raw jungle breaks layered over jukey 808's, executed with dedicated precision. The future? I thinkso...

Earlyworm - Step Lightly Sound

More solid 21st century rootsy reggae/dub from the Toronto producer.

Arkist - Ice Cream For Breakfast

Ever reliable soundboy Arkist provides something special with this new one. Great presence and groove in the synth line, coupled with some killer drum sequencing and crisp mixing - winner.

Monday, 14 January 2013

Truth - Southern Nights (Dutty Ranks remix)

Dutty Ranks manages to really up the pressure without losing the soulful vibe of the original. Available for free here when you like Truth on Facebook. Original is also free to download here.

Sunday, 13 January 2013

Blackbird Blackbird - Happy With You (Andrea remix)

French producer Andrea offers a dazzling remix of indiekids Blackbird Blackbird's flick, providing some much needed sunshine in the bleakness of winter.

Circula - Reprezent

Pure weight from Circula via Groundvibes Collective. Loving the keys on this one too.

Kodak to Graph - Sequatchie Eve

Meticulous production on this new one from US-based Michael Maleki aka Kodak to Graph. Released as part of the new free lyfstyl compilation, Ad/Ven/Ture.

VVV - Nothing I Wouldn't Do

Bliss new music from the Fortified Audio producer.