Drop the Lime is back, with more subsonic bass blasphemy. “Hear Me” is a club-ready, 4/4 ascent into mosh-friendly, post- drum & bass bliss. Complete with DTL’s patent vocals, the track is taken from the forthcoming single, which also features a Curses! remix and an extended dance mix.Read more »
Keep Reachin’ Up is an apt name for Brooklyn-based vocalist Nicole Willis’ new record. Along with the Finnish-bred The Soul Investigators, Willis has been getting her just desserts over the last year, with Giles Peterson proclaiming the album’s opener, “Feeling Free,” track of the year, and “If This Ain’t Love” taking a slot on BBC’s Top Ten Tracks of the Year list.Read more »
Many of us dumb Americans probably don’t know that Moby (yes, that guy) has a long history with Mute Records, having dropped releases for the label just about everywhere except North America.
It’s tough to imagine the dance legend’s recent synth-pop excursions being distributed by the same imprint responsible for the noise of Throbbing Gristle and the always-controversial cuts of Laibach, but it’s true nonetheless.Read more »
Gui Boratto “Hera (The Field Remix)” Kompat
Whether it’s nu-trance or techno or banging ambient, it’s amazing. When Sweden takes on Brazil, the result is a repetitive, hypnotic taste of what dance music needs to sound like–dark, monotonously banging, and sublime.
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Anthony B is a veteran producer, but none of his 12 previous albums sound as clean as his latest, Higher Meditation. Produced by Maximum Sound's Frenchie, "Just Can't Live That Way" is the live-instrumentation gateway into a revolutionary and righteous lifestyle. With shining guitars and his passionately gruff voice, Anthony B has just made the Greensleeves catalog that much more esteemed.Read more »
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