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Discussion in 'music' started by darrell_giant, May 12, 2015.

  1. John Channing

    John Channing fruit box forever

    I am really digging this at the moment on the Indie Dance/Nu Disco vibe:
     
  2. John Channing

    John Channing fruit box forever

    And this has Ibiza anthem written all over it:
     
  3. darrell_giant

    darrell_giant pfm Member

  4. guey

    guey pfm Member

    I'm enjoying the new Prins Thomas album, Ambitions.
     
  5. farfromthesun

    farfromthesun pfm Member

  6. darrell_giant

    darrell_giant pfm Member

    Thanks. I'll enjoy hearing that.

     
  7. darrell_giant

    darrell_giant pfm Member

  8. darrell_giant

    darrell_giant pfm Member

  9. farfromthesun

    farfromthesun pfm Member

  10. darrell_giant

    darrell_giant pfm Member

    Yes it is good. Had it in my basket the other day but took it out again to reign in the spendyness. Will revisit.

    Mark Broom again, again, again

     
  11. farfromthesun

    farfromthesun pfm Member

    It's not just me then!

    So much good stuff out there....I think I might need a second job!

    I have to say, since picking up some CDJ's, being able to buy individual tracks has allowed me to actually acquire more stuff that I like since I'm not now restricted to buying vinyl - I have wavered so many times on records that only contain one track that I like. It definitely allows more flexibility. Will still buy the record if it's all killer, though!

    Anyway, back on topic - really feeling this earlier. Thanks Darrell for your earlier post which brought this artist and label to my attention.

    https://artsrecordings.bandcamp.com/track/bride-of-quietness

    The tempo and time signature change around the 2.15 minute mark is brilliantly done and makes me think that this guy is a real master of his machines.
     
  12. Nick_G

    Nick_G pfm Member

    ^Some excellent tracks there guys. The re-issues that Darrell posted will be much appreciated by many I think. My pick has to be that stunning 'Bride Of Quietness' track from Emmanuel though. Thanks to farfromthesun for letting me know about that one. Oh, and your mix is ace too!

    Some more:

    The Jaffa Kid - Intergalactic War Trials

    Damian Lazarus & The Ancient Moons - All I Need (Emanuel Satie Dub Mix)

    Santiago Salazar - Caja de Luz - actually about 9 months old but only discovered it this week and it's so good I thought I'd post it here

    Obergman - Chronostasis

    Vin Sol - Dissident

    Eli Cash - Happy Doing Nothing

    Seven People - Haka

    Sansibar - Liquid Programming

    Head Level - Moon In Gemini

    Iro Aka - Monoceros (Original Mix)


    Lazzylife - John Deere

    MLH - So Deep (Vocal Club Mix)

    Apollo View- IV (Logtoad Remix) (Timothy Clerkin Edit)

    The Klinik - Face To Face (½GOTT Edit by Sneaker) - techno-style remix of late 80s Belgian industrial/EBM

    Horos - Void

    Club Bizarre - Cyborg

    Robert Bergman - Eh Eh Eh

    Obsolete Music Technology - Mmmmmusic - another superb deep techno track from Emphasis Recordings newly uploaded to Soundcloud

    Liquid Soap - Sexxxi Alien

    Project 16 - Take Sometime Out For Living - sounds reminiscent of Arnold Jarvis 'Take Some Time Out', and not just from the title!

    Westcoast Goddess - Blisstonia Babies (baby joy mix)

    Marco Bernardi - Plat+Florm

    Space Dimension Controller - Vaults Of Arcadia

    Empfanger - Here Comes J Lo

    Exhausted Modern - Bohemia (Live version)

    Tang - Synchronism - another Emphasis Recordings upload

    Manuold - Endless River
     
  13. Nick_G

    Nick_G pfm Member

    I've been checking out Emmanuel's Soundcloud page, and as well as techno as you might expect there's Latin pop/ballads on there (including a Christmas album) that appear to be produced by the completely unrelated Jesús Emmanuel Arturo Acha Martínez, who is a Mexican singer/songwriter. A bit cheeky if you ask me, but maybe it's his warped sense of humour and his way of throwing off the techno purists!
     
  14. farfromthesun

    farfromthesun pfm Member

  15. farfromthesun

    farfromthesun pfm Member

    More from ARTS:

     
  16. guey

    guey pfm Member

    Unsurprisingly, as I love his Physical album (and Factory Floor), I'm loving the reworks of Gabe Gurnsey's New Kind.

     
  17. guey

    guey pfm Member

    If you've a taste for the deep, dark, and off kilter, wrap your ears around the new Khidja EP
     
  18. darrell_giant

    darrell_giant pfm Member

  19. farfromthesun

    farfromthesun pfm Member

    The Alabaster one does have a nice groove - there seems to be some decent "builders" out there at the moment. Far more appealing than the loopy techno by numbers crap that appears to be absolutely everywhere. Digging for decent tracks can be frustrating, but the rewards are there as I think that this thread proves.

    The CDJ's were £300 on eBay, Darryl - second hand CDJ-1000's. They're not USB and don't have a fancy display - not that I don't salivate over bits of kit like the CDJ Nexus 2000 or whatever - but I just don't need that. I never imagined this day would arrive, but I'm not buying and mixing music for any other reason that my own self indulgence and enjoyment. If other people like what I cobble together, then that's a bonus. In my view, this approach suits my needs perfectly at this moment in time. My previous and long standing position as a purist, vinyl only DJ doesn't make sense with the abundance of music and technology that's out there now, not to mention the cost. I saw a 4 track 12" for £14.99 on either Bleep or Boomkat today. At those prices it'd cost £100's to put a set together, and that must be stifling physical music sales in dance music world - whereas I used to bag up on £5 12's from Fat Cat, Eukatech and Atlas back in the day!

    I conclude that jealously needn't be a factor - for £150 (give or take), you could just get one and see where it leads you....
     
  20. darrell_giant

    darrell_giant pfm Member

    The very best of reasons. You're right it does cost hundreds for a set. I do a four hours once a month just for the love as a favour to a friend. I frequently question the sanity of this with regard to cost and hassle, but by the end that question vanishes to the moment and its all worth it (including getting over the nerves which never seem to release me).

    Thanks for taking the time to explain your thinking and direction. I have a CD player which hasn't been fired up for at least 5 years. I tried to switch to CD for home listening but got frustrated at not being able to find the music I wanted on the format. Vinyl verses CD was easy; for me there was just better music on the 12" format. Vinyl verses files and I start to feel dumb cos its obvious. The cost benefits of single track purchases and the benefits of a non fossil fuel based medium are hard to ignore.

    All my musical life has been based around the 12" format. I've only really got a few LP's which are mostly treasured reggae albums. I literally have no experience of CDJ's and I spent so many years in record shops as a customer or working, that records are really all I know. Old dogs and all that...I'll think on.

    PS. I still have some way to go with regard to 'craft perfection' with the single format. Its not shit but could be better as in all things.
     
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