Here’s a track that’s clearly flirting with the techy side of house, and a really good jam it is also. Cause that’s what it sounds like, an electronic jam session.
Repetitive, sure, but all thanks to the various filters and little details along the way, delicately sprinkled to give us an almost organic experience and because the hook itself is just so darn catchy, it doesn’t become repetitious. Just groovy. So perfect. Continue reading Parsifal, “Still Alive”: Jamming with the best
Here’s a track so satisfyingly unpretentious, so charmingly shallow, a track that only sets out to move our asses. A basic progression is done throughout the track, but in essence it stays the same.
The audio image is not overloaded with all sorts of details, it’s the beat track, a bass line, and spice on top. Classic club track formula. Continue reading M3DIUM – “Saturn Funk”: When the shit hits the funk
A house track built for the clubs. It’s clearly well prepared for DJs. A base to build upon. It deserves to be part of something bigger, a set where it forms a link in the chain. That’s where this track would really shine.
Not to say it doesn’t stand on its own. It does! Continue reading Branz, “I Will”: A will to repeat
This track feels a bit like riding a stock car. It barely holds together, in a rather charming way. You do bite your teeth and prepare yourself for the possible sudden disintegration. But it doesn’t, and you cross the finishing line with a grin on your face. Continue reading Growing Boy – Ooo Boi: A Late Grower
To kick off the weekend I’ve found a track that I perceive as quite an hybrid between several sub-genres of house. Excellent progression throughout the track, perhaps a few surprises along would spice things up a little but overall well crafted and built for dance floors at real club nights. Continue reading Kevin Fause & OK+ – Adrenochrome: Chromatic Adrenaline FTW
Gotta love house music. The cheerful, catchy stuff that makes you groove wherever and whatever situation you’re in.
And this track here does just that. A lovely round bass bounces around like a rubber ball in a toy store. Playful, funky and totally carefree. Continue reading P-Lask – Whirling: This is why we love house music
And this track here is an elegant piece of down-tempo, dreamy electronica. Gorgeous stuff. The melody is catchy, the mix is flawless. The arrangement is layered enough to offer new discoveries for many rounds. It’s all in the details. Continue reading William French – “Light”: An illuminating moment