As astounding thirty-track compilation from the Munich disco house empire Permanent Vacation. Functioning as a further kind of 'Best of...', with tracks and remixes from the likes of Sally Shapiro, John Talabot, Tevo Howard, Tensnake, Mano Le Tough. Jam packed with gems you might just have missed.
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Voigt & Voigt, Jamie Lidell, Dadub, L-Vis 1990
Oh, February, where art thy days? Well, the month may have been short, but our selection suggests otherwise with great exclusives (Raíz! L-Vis 1990!), amazing albums (Dadub, Bad Cop Bad Cop, Jamie Lidell, Wraetlic, Trus'me, Lusine, Mano Le Tough, 2x Voigt & more...
California-based Woolfy and Projections further their collaborative efforts since 2008's 'Astral Projections' LP. The sensual Balearic vibe of the original gets taken for a spin thrice, by Swiss legend Lexx warmly revamping it, El_Txef_A sveltely tweaking and preening and The Drifter who nonchalantly grants it heady dancefloor pep.
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Moodymann and The Bug headline Austrian Festival
Austria's broad-minded festival for 'music, arts, and political discourse', Elevate, will kick off once again next week in the beautiful Styrian city of Graz. From Wednesday to Saturday, Oct 25-27, Elevate will host to a dense schedule of lectures, panels, more...
Four years after 'The Astral Projections Of Starlight' Woolfy vs. Projections release their sophomore album, but while the 'The Return of Love's polished disco-funk is rendered confidently enough, it is an album that doesn't quite hit its stride until its more nocturnal and daring last third ('Set Me Loose', 'The Passage'). Check.
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Four Tet, Matthew Dear, Robag Wruhme, Theo Parrish
Here come our summery picks for the month of August, including impressive artist albums by Matthew Dear, Holy Other, Jon Convex, and Conforce's new electronica project, Silent Harbour. Those looking for something with a little more dance-floor punch should more...
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Âme, Shackleton, Oxia, Claro Intelecto
Extensive polling shows May firmly leading the race for the world's favourite month and we hope it's been treating you kindly. At zero" we certainly can't complain, with a volley of great music having been flung our way in the past 31 days: Fantastic more...
Wolfram's collaboration with disco legend Paul Parker ('Right on Target') receives the remix treatment by Daniel Wang and Massimiliano Pagliara, who deliver no less than three Metro-Area-style disco house treatments. Bonus dub of Legowelt's remix of 'Thing Called Love' (feat. Haddaway) included!
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Addison Groove, Barker & Baumecker, Monolake
Right in time for the weekend here's our selection of this month's highlight releases. And what a great month it has been with new albums by Addison Groove, Vince Watson, Monolake, Soap & Skin, Julia Holter, The Host, and Damon Albarn's Rocket Juice & The Moon more...
The Pollyester duo brilliantly fused krautrock, disco and funk into a unique weird pop album in 2011's 'Earthly Powers'. Now Munich's Permanent Vacation treat two of its tracks to deep funking dancefloor ready, Prins Thomas, Permanent Vacation, Pional, Baris K and digital bonus Rory Phillips. Schmooth.