10 Records You Need To Know

10 Records You Need To Know

5 Magazine staff selects 10 forthcoming or recently released House Music, Techno or Disco records you need to know about right now.

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G. Marcell @ Noon

@ Noon is like a lodestone for Deep House: you can go over this with a potential convert to the Message, unpack this EP and pull out all kinds of brilliant records that influenced Marcell.

Rhauder and Paul St. Hilaire: Reconnection

Rhauder teams up again with Paul St. Hilaire for another platter of dubby techno on Ornaments.

Second City Firsts: Paradise Circus EP

Two Deep House gems from Birmingham native Steve "Griffo" Griffiths under the Second City Firsts alias.

Rareified Air from Keith Worthy, Hieroglyphic Being & Steven Tang

Made in Detroit and remixed in Chicago, three guys I love a lot come together for Aesthetic Audio.
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Rondell Adams Releases “Threshold To Madness” on Ultramajic

In some religions they dance. Rondell Adams makes dance music worthy of building a religion around it.
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House Legends: Kerri Chandler Sampler EP 4

Because you can never be too rich, too thin or have too many Kerri Chandler records.
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Tim Andresen: Blue Sun

Resident DJ at Copenhagen's highly respected nightclub "Culture Box" and founder of What Happens Music, underground music stalwart Tim Andresen is definitely a little underrated as a composer and producer.
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Dudley Strangeways: Soul Five

Dudley Strangeways shines on the fifth installment of soul.on records' Seven Souls vinyl-only series.
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Joey Anderson: Dozen Roses

The electrifying EP finds Joey Anderson back where soul music, techno, space disco and oddball novelty records meet.

Audion: Gut Man Cometh (Remixes)

Matthew Herbert and FOLD remix Gut Man Cometh and Destroyer, top cuts from Matthew Dear's first Audion album in 10 years.
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Joeski feat. Jesante: Cross Over

A new record from the House veteran also marks a welcome return for Viva Recordings.
Big Ed

HM Presents Hold Tight

You might not recognize the name "HM" right away, but it's the latest moniker being used by none other than Harold Matthews - better known in Chicago House lore as "Big Ed."
blue mondays

Blue Mondays: Vinyl Ain’t Vintage Vol 1

A rallying cry from two guys that make beautiful but fun Deep House.
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Terry Hunter/Jill Scott: The Remixes

Four remixes of tracks originally released on Jill Scott's 2015 album Woman, with additional keys, winds or horns, filling out the sound.

Dunmore Park’s St Martin EP

The debut EP from Canada's Andrew Williams, St Martin is one of those records which immediately demands your undivided attention.
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Onirico’s Stolen Moments (Fast Forward)

Onirico's Stolen Moments resurfaces on Fast Forward and it's still a thrill.

Basic Frame Releases Manual Screening EP

Driving techno release from Basic Frame on EPM.

White Visitation Blank Slate 013 Blank Slate

Four tracks of hectic, heady techno from Mexico City's White Visitation.
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Mike Agent X Clark and Luyo Collaborate on Ancestral

The soulful stomp on Double Cheese sees Mike "Agent X" Clark working with Luyo.
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Tigerskin & Grambow’s Looking for Mushrooms

It's jazz, experimental jazz, sometimes acid jazz - but wholeheartedly: it's jazz

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