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Camouflage: Want You Back

Camouflage is a pretty interesting guy. He learned to DJ as a teenager in Joburg, moved to London in 2003 and started up pretty much the only House Music internet radio station I make the time to listen to,...
Superb producer and vocalist Alexander East sent us his latest project on 3345 Music with three remixers for your pleasure. The original cut is a definite floor-warmer, heavy on the synths with a smooth groove. It's got the beat...
A central part of Chicago House is the presence of the elements that created it. Keeping true to that essence is the creation of The Chicago Jazz EP, the follow-up to The New Gotham EP from producers Cajmere and...
UK producer DJ Aura delivers a deep yet techie 3 track EP, and it's definitely club friendly. The original mix of "Excited State" is a deep & dirty, yet funky hypnotic loop, almost Kerri Chandler-ish with the dark baseline....
Long Island native Carolyn Harding returns with a re-working of her 1987 hit, "Moving On". Originally produced by Winston Jones, this collage of notable producers includes five action-packed remixed versions that will provide solidarity to any dancefloor. Continuing a legacy...
WOW! This offering could very well contend as one of the BEST remix projects this year!! And it couldn't have been done without the collaborative efforts from both the UK and the Midwest. Smooth Agent Records presents the 2010...
Andy Clockwork put together a pretty impressive 5-track EP, with three of 'em grabbing my attention, the fourth one I'm not sure about, and the fifth track - let's just say that I don't smoke! All in all,...
Copyright has reached a certain level of notoriety that it's hard to explain to people who ain't there yet but would like to be. Together with a few other names - Dennis Ferrer is the most obvious one -...
I've been banging these tracks around all month, and I am pleased to inform you that the "Disko Sux" title was used strictly ironically. "Back Booster" kicks it off nicely with plenty of well-integrated disco samples and a funky...
This EP is moody, classy, and reminds me of the wee hours of the morning. It's also the first from UK-based label Deep Edition. This is one of the more coherent deep house EPs I've heard in a while,...
This has to be one of my favorite releases from the digital side of the Guesthouse Music catalog this year. Dimitri Max kills it, giving us a timepiece release that is a throwback to the days of filter Disco...
Tracks from Audio Soul Project are like a fine wine: I bring them out when I know they'll be appreciated and the mood is right. This three track release Call of Grace is smooth, funky, lively, and relaxed all...
I'd normally hop on the Soulful House bandwagon before something a tad harder, but this hip-hop-y House banger just totally deserves mad props - especially because it mixes that sound with a dash of deep techy-mess. The Dirty Vox...
This gem created in the San Fran Bay and out now on Chicago's Funktion label relies on its funkiness and grooviness to wrangle your ears. Each of the three versions are different enough that you could totally rely on...
Josh Milan and his cohorts from Blaze have been the musical masterminds behind many monumental moments on the dance floor. Now striking out on his own in the guise of a classic-style record executive, Josh is looking to make...
People have told me that A&R is a lost art in dance music, and when you finally see it done right, you can understand what they're saying. Olivier Desmet of Amenti consistently signs some of the top names in...
The Sacrifice: In the mid-2000s, Quentin Harris was a dance music powerhouse. But despite his outspoken and over the top nature, his musical offerings of late have been relatively sparse.
This is a soulful and jazzy mix (beginning with the epic Chuck Roberts vocal "In the beginning there was Jack and Jack had a groove, and from this groove came the groove of all grooves, and while one day...
This is your peak-hour stomper for the months flowing into summer and maybe beyond. Michelle Weeks is well-known as a vocalist by this point, but I hadn't a clue who the hell the "Cookie Monsterz" were (and I still...
This EP is my May choice for a crazy-party track (as opposed to some deeper selections reviewed this month). "All Day All Night" has a Hip-House feel, while the funk and bits of dirty innuendo make this a fun...
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