French label Desire Records has announced the release of two forthcoming 12"s featuring remixes from Monoton's Monotonprodukt 02 and Monotonprodukt 07 LPs—originally re-issued by the imprint in 2012 and 2014, respectively.
The two upcoming records were first issued as part of Konrad Becker's Monoton art project in the '80s, and are both expected to land in April of this year. A list of high-profile remixers has been tapped for the upcoming project featuring: Northern Electronic's label-head Abdulla Rashim, L.I.E.S. linchpins Ron Morelli and Svengalisghost, Opal Tapes founder Basic House and affiliate Prostitutes, Robin Rimbaud (a.k.a. Scanner) and Modern Love duo Rainer Veil.
Monoton - MPO2 RMX
A1 Wirklichkeit (Sergie Rezza Remix)
A2 Leben Im Dschungel (Abdulla Rashim Remix)
A3 Leben Im Dschungel (Basic House Wooden Clock Edit)
B1 Scanner Overview
Monoton - MPO7 RMX
A1 Root Of 1_1 (Prostitutes Mix)
B1 Soundtrack Dubpitch (Svengalighost + Ron Morelli Remix)
B2 Whereami (Rainer Veil Remix)
MPO2 RMX and MPO7 RMX will land via Desire Records on April 11.