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Flight Facilities - Down To EarthJan 16, 2015
Ever elusive duo Flight Facilities dropped a bombshell on unsuspecting, devoted fans, announcing the wholly unanticipated - and yet incredibly welcomed - debut album, “Down to Earth". The production pair, best known for their string of popular club singles have done the unexpected, announcing a cracking new set of tunes to compliment their already impressive back catalogue, along with a headline world tour that will see the guys conquer their biggest headline shows to date, via the likes of The Enmore (Syd), The Forum (Melb), Webster Hall (NYC) and The Regent in LA.Read the whole story
André Galluzzi - AlcatrazJan 16, 2015
Titled “Alcatraz", André Galluzzi releases a pulsating symbiosis of intense snapshots from excessive clubnights and deeply pervasive soundscapes. On powerful wings and with full range, “Alcatraz” glides through the various spheres of this planet called Techno. With each beat, every snare and bassline, André Galluzzi is fascinating mind, body and soul. Similar to his live-sets the debut album has a captivating conceptual build, gaining speed and intensity steadily, and turning the world upside down for a moment. “Alcatraz”Read the whole story
Ghost Culture - Ghost CultureJan 6, 2015
In recent times, Phantasy have provided the soundtrack for many adrenaline fuelled nights and hazy mornings with critically acclaimed albums from Daniel Avery (’Drone Logic’) and Connan Mockasin (’Forever Dolphin Love’ & ‘Caramel’). Their latest discovery Ghost Culture emerges from the shadows to make the space between those two worlds his own. Since announcing his arrival one year ago with a debut single ‘Mouth’, the London based artist has built up a feverish following with a further pair of ear catching singles. This trio of sell-outRead the whole story
Emika - KlavirniJan 6, 2015
“A very sweet release, I love the scores you get with the vinyl” – Wolfgang Zamastil (composer/cellist) “Beautiful and Haunting” – Michael Hain (Hard Wax) “I found the music mesmerizing, calming and beautiful. I could hear it as if you were talking to me” - Jiri Klobouk (writer/New York) “A bold and brave release, this is amazing to dance to.” – Kiani Del Valle (choreographer/ director) 'Klavirni' is something that seeps gently into the soul without demanding unnecessary effort from the listener.
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Hello and happy new year from wordandsound.Jan 6, 2015
This is our first new releases info for this year and the latest New Releaselist is out now too.
We are here for you with normal business hours and a regular weekly new release turn again
up from today , Yes! :)
All the best for the coming Year folks!
Stefan Goldmann - IndustryNov 12, 2014
INDUSTRY sheds all personalized effort and tests how far you can get by using presets only. All sounds are factory presets of 3 obsolete 1990s Japanese workstation synths, all effects are presets, all notes are quantized and most panning is purely accidental (laid out in the preset sounds). INDUSTRY doesn’t rely on successful presets, but on failed sounds of now obsolete synthesizers - industrial assumptions of where culture will go, but where it chose not to. The result is a surprisingly pleasant listening experience with effortless grooves and rich textures - andRead the whole story
- EXCLMER Studio Barnhus T-shirt — “Burgundy White Print On Front Size Xxl” STUDIO BARNHUS
- EXCL2LPE Magit Cacoon — “Other Dimension” UPON YOU
- EXCL1CDA Mirko Loko — “Comet Plan” CADENZA
- EXCL2LPI Mirko Loko — “Comet Plan” CADENZA
- EXCL1CDA Elektro Guzzi — “Circling Above” MACRO
- EXCL12"C Federleicht — “Megaphon” FORMRESONANCE
- EXCL1CDA J — “P”
- EXCL1LPD John Robinson & Chief — “We The Prolific” FEELIN MUSIC
- EXCL1CDA John Robisnon & Chief — “We The Prolific” FEELIN MUSIC
- EXCL2LPI Cerrone — “Super Disco Sound (official Rsd Title)” BECAUSE
- EXCL1LPD Molecule — “60°43' Nord (official Rsd Title-colored” ED BANGER
- EXCL1LPD Busy P — “Gipsy Life - Mini Lp (official Rsd Titl” ED BANGER
- EXCL7" The Limiñanas — “Time Will Tell / Alicante (official Rsd” BECAUSE
Media and DJ comments
|Guilhem Monin — “Omen, Boo Williams Remix” on COLORS|
DJ: “Kasra 22 tracks playlist http://22tracks.com/ldn/balearic/58521 Omen (original) played by Nemone on BB6 (sat 24 Jan) http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04yqxbw Omen (original) Played by Frank McWeeny on French Toast https://www.facebook.com/GuilhemMonin/posts/830486393682145 Some Press on Hedo mag http://www.hedomag.es/guilhem-monin-colors-of-music/ Dan Ghenacia : very solid ep from the Colors crew i ve already overplayed the boo williams remix... lovin it . many thanx Dyed Soundorom : Great release,Really into Boo williams remix and all the way back. Thank you. Shonky : Really nice new release from Colors Quality house as we like especially the boo williams remx that i have been playing for a while Luke Solomon (Freaks) : love it Ekkohaus : Loving the record, the originals are superb and the remix is solid. Full support Jef K : man the release is amazing really!! im djing tonight and for sure ill get to play them Rob Mello : Another fantastic release. Thank you for sending the link. All tracks rock. Big hug Rob x D'julz : I like the 3 tracks. My favorite is Omen (original) than the Boo remix Nick Monaco : omen original is a bomb! Navid Izadi : love the new colors release! btw :) just got the time to listen to it proper a couple days ago its jammy, i ll definitely play it! Danielle Moore (Crazy P) : I REALLY like All the way back John Swing (relative) : Thanks for the link sounds wicked !! looking fwd to it ! ;) Ilija Rudman : Both Omen and All the Way are nice ...Bice to see Guilhem and Colors crew again on the move ...Boo delivered proper work on the mix ... DJ. Three : these are some proper house cuts and the Boo Williams mix plays like a lost classic. all will get play! huge thanks. Le Loup : Very good release, and thank you for sharing it to me Celine (sundae) : Super ep le colors2. My favorite goes for Omen A1 - It's VERY Good Djebali : Great release ! All the track are super cool and nice sounding, will play mainly All the way bak and Omen Boo williams remix Thanks Pit Spector : Sweet and Groovy Ep. My Favorite is All the way back, happy house mood. ”
|Kornél Kovács — “Nincs Ep” on STUDIO BARNHUS|
DJ: “Auntie Flo: “most excellent!" Christopher Rau: “super nice!!!” Deetron: “Nordic Rave is amazing!” DJ Hell: “great trax!” Ewan Pearson: “Tooth and Utopia, Ohio are both lovely” Francis Inferno Orchestra: “kornel always with the goods! love all the songs mates, will be giving them a jam over the next few weekends!” Jacques Renault: “wonderful EP, thanks for the ride. all 4 tracks setting a great mood for me. keep it comin'” Jimpster: “Lovely EP! Utopia and Tooth are sounding lush!” Jamie xx: “So So Solid” Kasper Bjørke: “Love this EP! Full support and love from København!” Martyn: “gracias maestro” Maya Jane Coles: “Amazing productions! Tooth is my fave” Prins Thomas: “Good stuff as expected ;) Wav or vinyl would be nice.” Red D: “Tooth is the one for me and vinyl buying it will be!” Ripperton: “Quality all around! As usual with Kornél I would say! Utopia and So So Solid for me!” Superpitcher: “so so super kornel!” ”
|Douglas Greed & Dapayk Solo — “To The Moon And Back With Mr. Styles” on FENOU|
DJ: “Darren Emerson: „Fav: Mr. Styles. Really enjoying what Dapayk is making at the moment. Tekky - Housey… All cool… Nice one…“ Dubfire: „Fav: To The Moon And Back. Thanks!!“ Laurent Garnier: „Fav: Mr. Styles. Really like both tracks. Full support“ Magit Cacoon: „Fav: Mr. Styles. Support! Thanks :)“ Oliver Schories: „Fav: To The Moon And Back. Sehr schön! Danke sehr.“ Paul Hazendonk: „Fav: Mr. Styles, loving the Dapayk tune“ Secret Cinema: „Fav: Mr. Styles Nice !!!“ Thomas Schumacher: „Fav: To The Moon And Back. Love both tracks, full support! Deneha: „Fav: Mr. Styles. Is pretty stylish! Love it! :)“ Beatamines: „Fav: Mr. Styles. Love booth tracks! great job dudes! Full support!“ Berk Offset: „Fav: To The Moon And Back. The heart meltin dougi track is the one for me this time, thanks!“ ”
|A Sagittariun — “The Anomaly Ep, Overhead Mix” on ELASTIC DREAMS|
DJ: “Ethyl (Secretsundaze) - The Code Breaker is an absolute monster Moxie (BBC Radio 1) - great release, thanks Simian Mobile Disco - Always great stuff from A Sagittarian Laurent Garnier - A Sagittariun : Superb as always Marco Zenker (Ilian Tape) - dope record! thank you! Hodge (Outboxx) – Big release! Borrowed Identity (Quintessentials) - Code Breaker is amazing!! Huxley (Aus Music) – The Code Breaker is a bit of a weapon! Tom Trago – Arubu! Good vibes! Commix (Metalheadz) – Nice old school vibes! J. Tijn (Turbo) – The Code Breaker is so so so good! Dan Curtin – Has the feeling of early 90s UK sound in all the best ways, honest, unpretentious John Heckle – Top stuff, loving the releases ”
|Nacho Marco — “Warm Trax Vol 1” on OVUM|
DJ: “Satoshi Tomiie " Simply excellent again from Nacho!! “ Dusky "Solid tracks, On Fire is a fave and Visions is good for our deeper/longer sets too. Thanks” Marc Romboy "When I close my eyes I feel like I’m in NY in 1991! Very authentical…” KARIZMA "On Fire? Yes it is! J” Karotte "Both tracks are really good!! I love it, will play it a lot.” Nick Warren "Its another essential Ovum release!!” Luca Bacchetti "Both tracks have a special old school touch! Visions is such a great piece of music!! Another level. 5/5” Joris Voorn "Right on with Visions!! Great record!” The Revenge "I’m in LOVE with Visions!! Will support.” Catz ‘n Dogz (Voitek) "Visions is perfect for the summer nights." ”