Crosstalk Newsletter Week 16 2012

Crosstalk International Newsletter Week 16 2012
               
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The mailer contains the following sections: Featured Items, New Items In Stock, This Week's Restocks, and This Week's New Items for Preorder.

   
This Week's Featured Items
Genre Item # UPC Item Name Item Label Sample Format Price
               
Dub-Funk ECR021 0 Super Hi Fi-Polyrhythmics/RSD Electric Cowbell Records Play 7 $6.99
Brooklyn-based Afro-dub purveyors bring some classic, two-trombone-fueled dub, while Seattle's finest are propelled by an in-the-pocket rhythm section that's crazy-glued together by a swaggering horn section. incl DL w/bonus remixes.
               
House RHVD6 0 Tom Trago/Use Me Again Rush Hour Records Play 12 $14.99
One of Tom Trago's biggest tracks, now remastered. Backed with a huge Carl Craig rework. Essential!
               
Disco DG10001 0 Rahaan/Swinging To The Bass Dopeness Galore Play 12 $14.99
Chicago's Rahaan editing up a mint disco classic, injecting a full flavored groove and will get the dancefloor shaking. Fellow Chicagoan Bruce Ivery (Still Love 4 Music) appears for a remix.
               
House EPISODES01 0 Ike Release/Subsequent EPISODES Play 12EP $9.49
Limited white label 12" from Chicago's Ike Release. 3 tracks of foggy, saturated house hinting only slightly to the past while remaining firmly in the present. Comes with a stripped to the bone remix by Hakim Murphy. Limited to 200. No repress, no digi.
               
Electro-Techno FR021LTD 0 Federico Leocata/Phantasmo Frustrated Funk Play 12 $18.49
Italian producer Federico Leocata debuts on Frustrated Funk with his cold, dark and paranoid brand of electro. Creating a world all its own, 'Phantasmo Obscuro' is the 2nd release in the label's series of limited hand numbered, hand-stamped colored 12".
               
Techno ANN016 0 Sawlin/Techno Dumping Ann Aimee Play 12 $14.99
Delsin Records' Ann Aimee comes out of nowhere with this release from a new talent named, Sawlin. Taking from a nowadays Techno palette of sounds, Sawlin weaves dense textures and bubbly melodies into a fresh style all his own. Bump!
               
House DSR-H1 0 Gerry Read/Yeh Come Dance Delsin Play 12 $14.99
Delsin Records begins their new House sub-label with a release from Gerry Read, who has made quite an impression with his releases on Ramp offshoot label, Fourth Wave. Stark but driving beats with hints of melody and vox giving it a rustic feel.
               
Techno-House SIS018 0 Patrice Scott/Orbital Bliss EP Sistrum Play 12 $9.99
Keeping the sound true w/cool, smooth, futuristic cuts paying tribute to the wonders of the cosmos. 3 new tracks of intergalactic wonder, plus a P Scott remix of the title track.
               
House-Disco ILL03 0 NY Stomp/NY House Track Illusion Play 12 $15.99
Illusion Recordings comes with the heat with this essential 12" from NY Stomp, a special project from none other than Clone/4lux artist, Gerd. Paying homage to the heyday of NY House, this 12" will get those butts moving! Remixes by Nicolas and Aakmael.
               
Techno CBS012 0 Conforce/24 EP Clone Basement Series Play 12 $14.99
4 cuts w/differing moods along w/remix by Gesloten Cirkle. Follows up his soon to be released album on Delsin.
               
House-Techno RH118RMX 0 San Proper/Animal Rmxs Rush Hour Records Play 12 $14.99
In anticipation of his album on Rush Hour, "Animal", San Proper joins his friend and Perlon label mate, Ricardo Villalobos, to produce two quirky extended remixes of the title track. Side A is an astounding 14+ min journey, b/w an upbeat club mix.
               
House PDON003 0 Paranoid London/Eating Glue Paranoid London Play 12 $15.49
After a 2 year break, Paranoid London return with some proper late night bass-driven acid house using nothing but a 808 and a 303, featuring vocals by Mulato Pinatdo. Printed on 180g vinyl, no downloads, no CDs, no promos, no bullshit.
               
Techno DONT20 0 Matt Whitehead/DONT20 Don't Recordings Play 12 $14.99
Matt Whitehead appears alongside Neil Landstrumm for the landmark 20th release on Don't Recordings. Programmed from scratch, Neil Landstrumm remakes 2 late 80's techno tracks. Whitehead brings two massive Acid House party smashers.
               
Techno-Industrial BLACKEST008 0 Vatican Shadow/Iraqi Praetoria Blackest Ever Black Play 12 $16.99
Dominick Fernow arrives as Vatican Shadow. 2 trks remastered from debut VS cassette + powerful Regis remix of another early cut. Militant religious industrial. Music for assassins on the world-scale board game. Limited 1st edition in LP style sleeve.
               
House SHAB094 0 VA/Shaboom Classics #1 Shaboom Records Play 12 $14.99
Celebrating 15 years of Shaboom w/4 remastered faves from their quality house catalog. A1: Blakkat - Full Circle (DJ Sneak Remix) A2: Probe 1 feat. Marshall Jefferson - Rise B1: Eddie Amador - Holy Spirit B2: Eddie Amador - Holy Spirit (Accapella)
               
               
New Items in Stock
Genre Item # UPC Item Name Item Label Sample Format Price
               
Afro-Funk ASS003 741360365636 Apostles/Onye Akpa Academy Special Single Play 7 $9.99
2 tracks of deep-n-dirty early 70's Afro-funk, from their early years as an unruly highlife-and-Congo music bar band & their transformation into a rugged soul unit. Fully remstered, & pressed with UK style punch-out center & pic sleeve.
               
Disco DG10001 0 Rahaan/Swinging To The Bass Dopeness Galore Play 12 $14.99
Chicago's Rahaan editing up a mint disco classic, injecting a full flavored groove and will get the dancefloor shaking. Fellow Chicagoan Bruce Ivery (Still Love 4 Music) appears for a remix.
               
Dub-Funk ECR021 0 Super Hi Fi-Polyrhythmics/RSD Electric Cowbell Records Play 7 $6.99
Brooklyn-based Afro-dub purveyors bring some classic, two-trombone-fueled dub, while Seattle's finest are propelled by an in-the-pocket rhythm section that's crazy-glued together by a swaggering horn section. incl DL w/bonus remixes.
               
Dubstep-Juke LOW008 0 VA/Power Shuffles Vol. 1 Lowriders Play 12 $16.99
Vol.1 of 'The Power Shuffles' EP compiles 7 of the most forward thinking juke/footwork-inspired tunes from all over the planet. 7 tracks in total on a limited handnumbered vinyl including silkscreened cover.
               
Electro-Techno FR021LTD 0 Federico Leocata/Phantasmo Frustrated Funk Play 12 $18.49
Italian producer Federico Leocata debuts on Frustrated Funk with his cold, dark and paranoid brand of electro. Creating a world all its own, 'Phantasmo Obscuro' is the 2nd release in the label's series of limited hand numbered, hand-stamped colored 12".
               
Hip Hop BD064 0 cLOUDDEAD/Dead Dogs Two Big Dada   12 $12.99
2004 12" release from Dose One, Odd Nosdam & Why? Includes remix by Boards Of Canada.
               
Hip Hop BD076 0 Busdriver/Avant Core Big Dada   12 $12.99
6 track 12 featuring tracks produced by Paris Zak & Thavius Beck as well as remixes from Prefuse 73, D-Styles & Nobody.
               
Hip Hop ZEN12129 0 DJ Vadim/Edie Brikell Ninja Tune   12 $12.99
 
               
House DSR-H1 0 Gerry Read/Yeh Come Dance Delsin Play 12 $14.99
Delsin Records begins their new House sub-label with a release from Gerry Read, who has made quite an impression with his releases on Ramp offshoot label, Fourth Wave. Stark but driving beats with hints of melody and vox giving it a rustic feel.
               
House EPISODES01 0 Ike Release/Subsequent EPISODES Play 12EP $9.49
Limited white label 12" from Chicago's Ike Release. 3 tracks of foggy, saturated house hinting only slightly to the past while remaining firmly in the present. Comes with a stripped to the bone remix by Hakim Murphy. Limited to 200. No repress, no digi.
               
House PDON003 0 Paranoid London/Eating Glue Paranoid London Play 12 $15.49
After a 2 year break, Paranoid London return with some proper late night bass-driven acid house using nothing but a 808 and a 303, featuring vocals by Mulato Pinatdo. Printed on 180g vinyl, no downloads, no CDs, no promos, no bullshit.
               
House RHVD6 0 Tom Trago/Use Me Again Rush Hour Records Play 12 $14.99
One of Tom Trago's biggest tracks, now remastered. Backed with a huge Carl Craig rework. Essential!
               
House-Techno RH118RMX 0 San Proper/Animal Rmxs Rush Hour Records Play 12 $14.99
In anticipation of his album on Rush Hour, "Animal", San Proper joins his friend and Perlon label mate, Ricardo Villalobos, to produce two quirky extended remixes of the title track. Side A is an astounding 14+ min journey, b/w an upbeat club mix.
               
Techno ANN016 0 Sawlin/Techno Dumping Ann Aimee Play 12 $14.99
Delsin Records' Ann Aimee comes out of nowhere with this release from a new talent named, Sawlin. Taking from a nowadays Techno palette of sounds, Sawlin weaves dense textures and bubbly melodies into a fresh style all his own. Bump!
               
Techno M009 0 Gesloten Cirkel/S-T Murder Capital   12 $14.49
A new Murder Capital? Yup.
               
Techno-House SIS018 0 Patrice Scott/Orbital Bliss EP Sistrum Play 12 $9.99
Keeping the sound true w/cool, smooth, futuristic cuts paying tribute to the wonders of the cosmos. 3 new tracks of intergalactic wonder, plus a P Scott remix of the title track.
               
               
Restocked Items
Genre Item # UPC Item Name Item Label Sample Format Price
               
Bass MAD109 891000000000 J-Wow/O Dedo Mad Decent Play 12EP $9.99
2 new tracks from the main producer from Buraka Som Systema meld his Angolan kuduro, w/bits of house & electro. Remixes of the title track by Bird Peterson & SBTRKT. LTD 500 pressing w/DL card.
               
Bass-Hip Hop DBC001 0 VA/Deaf Booty Classics Vol.1 Not On Label   12 $8.99
2 most requested booty bass tracks on one white label @ bass-approved 45 rpm w/the opening & ending bars have been looped up for easy mixing. Ghost Town DJs - My Boo (WPGC Ext. Version) + INOJ - Time After Time (808 On-Time Ext. Version).
               
Bass-House-Disco MAD106 897000000000 Boy 8-Bit/Still Killing Mad Decent Play 12EP $9.99
Remix package from one of the more successful releases on Mad Decent last year f/Memory Tapes, Boy 8-Bit, Philipe de Boyar & Obi Blanche. Full color jacket, LTD 500 w/320 mp3 download.
               
Bass-Juke MAD101 0 Maluca/El Tigeraso Mad Decent Play 12EP $9.99
Inspired by Merengue movements and Maluca`s Dominican roots, blasting at around 170 bpm with lion roars, whistles, horns, shakers and cookies on the side. Remixes by Feadz (Ed Banger), Gantman, NGUZUNGUZU, Sticky K (Dubsided).
               
Bmore MAD093A 0 Diplo & Blaqstarr/Get Off Mad Decent   12 $9.99
Repress of the succesful record, this time minus the Serato tones on one side. To make up for it, the Mad Decent crew added the brand new Jack Beats remix. You truly have to listen for yourself (loud!) to understand.
               
Bmore-House MAD096 0 Jaimie Fanatic/What's Happenin Mad Decent   12EP $9.49
A track Diplo has been smashing in his sets for 6 months. Creates a style all his own w/best parts of house, electro, fidget + a dash of hip-hop. F/downright nasty club remix from Baltimoreï¾’s Say-Wut + a housier bonus track.
               
Dub-Hip Hop-Downtempo CPV1000LP 711623406116 Chimp Beams/Slowly Concent Prods Play DLP $20.99
US only vinyl pressing of their 3rd album, released on CD in Japan only, Expect a flood of amazing vibraphone & keys, next-level hyper-lush dub w/hints of shoegaze, indie, & a base of hip hop beat making. F/Shing02,. 4 previously unreleased tracks.
               
Dub-Reggae ECR019 0 Super Hi Fi/Single Payer Electric Cowbell Records Play 7 $6.99
A full-throated double trombone-fueled blast of classic dub. Led by bassist Ezra Gale (Aphrodesia), the band band lays down a slab of raw groove refashioning a UK-steppers vibe w/traces of ska & rocksteady. Legendary dub producer Victor Rice does the dub.
               
Dubstep-Bass-Hip Hop MAD116 0 Diplo f/Lil John/U Don't Like Mad Decent Play 12PIC $15.49
Rap punk dubstep hybrid. F/hard hitting electro banger remix by South Rakkas Crew. Full color PICTURE DISC!
               
Dubstep-Hip Hop-Pop MAG003CD 0 Major Lazer meets La Roux Mad Greasy Play CD $8.99

Diplo & Switch put this mixtape together for La Roux while working on new material in Jamaica. It features a bunch of JA-inspired blends, special remixes, dubplates and more. Guests by Gucci Mane, Drake, Gyptian, Rusko. Full color 2 panel cardboard sleeve

               
Electro V002 0 I-F/Space Invaders.. (import) Viewlexx   12 $15.99
REPRESSED! We`ve never actually had stock of this one before. The classic I-f tracks. Including Secret Desire, Playstation#2 and the new and never released ``You and Yours-Us and Ours``
               
Hip Hop ACOLPX2 871712702128 Onra/Chinoiseries Part 2 All City Play DLP $30.99
Part 2 of brilliantly odd instrumental hip hop compiled & constructed from pop music from his parent's native land of Vietnam.
               
Hip Hop REG001 0 Jay Nice/Prelude to Soul Food Regiment Records   12 $5.49
Chicago producer takes us back to the era of jazzy loops, filtered basslines, crunchy drums & lyrics to go. F/ Adad (Eulorhythmics), Thaione Davis, Iomos Marad, Mr. Rhagers & Cosmo Galactus. DJ 33 1/3 on the cut. Instrumentals included.
               
Hip Hop-Electronic APR027CD 669158518227 Free The Robots/Ctrl Alt Delete Alpha Pup Records Play CD $18.49
Debut on Daddy Kev's label. Combining dusty swap-meet samples, futuristic synthesizers live instrumentation, the result is mind warping electronics, fuzzed out psych & devastating beats. Incl 'The Eye' w/Ikey Owens of Mars Volta. NO EXPORT.
               
House FACES1210 0 Kez YM/Stride EP Faces Records Play 12 $14.99
4 sure fire Detroit-style house tracks from Japanese producer Kazuki Yamaguchi. His style best classified as 'Detroit house beat down', has been supported & playlisted over the years by Moodymann, Theo Parrish, Rick Wade, Cassie & many more.
               
House HP015 0 Rick Wade/Neverending... Harmonie Park Play DLP $28.99
A new full-length by Rick Wade 'Neverending Reflections' arrives on his own Harmonie Park! A soundtrack to the graphic novel, Rick proves to be a brazen and unique mind behind titles such as 'Swimming The Dimensional Sea' and 'Reflections Of A Space Mack'
               
House NDATL004 0 KemeticJust/I Got Life NDATL Muzik Play 12EP $10.49
Catches you w/stand up bass & Latin rumble, while Chapman
               
House NDATLMIPT3 0 VA/Detroit Institute Pt 3 NDATL Muzik Play 12EP $11.99
Last installment of this series f/unreleased KDJ remix + 3 more, by Juan Atkins, Alton Miller, & Abacus. Mad funky A side rolls in at about 4 mins, and keep your eyes peeled for uber-LTD, mega-pricey extended 10 min re-edit.
               
House ROYAL04 0 Space Dimension Controller/Journey To The Core Of The Unknown Sphere (Clear Blue Vinyl) Royal Oak Play 12 $15.99
`Journey To The Core Of The Unknown Sphere` f/Kyle Hall Remix. Dr Dre`s sexy funk combined w/deep Drexciya & Other Peoples place vibes, early UK house & techno melodies from people such as Plaid & Boards Of Canada. Pressed on clear blue vinyl!
               
House-Disco ILL03 0 NY Stomp/NY House Track Illusion Play 12 $15.99
Illusion Recordings comes with the heat with this essential 12" from NY Stomp, a special project from none other than Clone/4lux artist, Gerd. Paying homage to the heyday of NY House, this 12" will get those butts moving! Remixes by Nicolas and Aakmael.
               
Rock MAD097 0 Po Po/Kill Tonight Mad Decent   7 $7.99
Not what you`d expect from the MD 20-20 crew. Zeb, Hassan and Shoaib - 3 brothers from Philly who jam the fuck out on bass, guitar and drums. Tracks are: Kill Tonight, Feel Good Song Of The Year. LTD die cut sleeve, red vinyl.
               
Rock-Electronic-Soul MAD128LP 891063002724 Bosco Delrey/Everybody Wah Mad Decent Play LP $13.99
This stylish purveyor of electronic-tinged rockabilly, references the sounds of Sun Studios-era recordings, updating the lo-fi guitar twang with the use of an MPC drum machine and vintage synthesizer emulators to create a wall of distorted dance/grunge.
               
Techno CBS012 0 Conforce/24 EP Clone Basement Series Play 12 $14.99
4 cuts w/differing moods along w/remix by Gesloten Cirkle. Follows up his soon to be released album on Delsin.
               
Techno-Dubstep AMS05 0 A Made Up Sound/Take The Plung A Made Up Sound Play 12 $14.99
No info yet, but being hyped already. 3 trks including 'Beat Mix' & 'First Though' versions of 'Take The Plunge'.
               
               
New Items for Pre-order
Genre Item # UPC Item Name Item Label Sample Format Price
               
Bass-Techno HFT021 0 Lando Kal/Rhythm Sektion Hotflush Play 12 $13.99
Lando Kal comes with his second release for Hotflush with two cuts overflowing with the darkness of a long Berlin winter. 'Rhythm Sektion comes on strong weaving vocals with threatening drums. The flip features syncopated beats and paranoid rhythm.
               
Bass-Techno PPRO16VS 0 Photek & Pinch/Acid Reign Photek Productions Play 12 $15.99
A collaboration between two highly respected producers yields Acid Reign, as described by Fact Mag as 'a slow-burning half-stepper with a twisted acid melody fighting for air in an oil spill.' 'M25FM' on the flip takes us into deeper territory.
               
Bass-Techno SEP002 0 Sepalcure/Eternally Yrs Hotflush Play 12 $14.49
Following up on their acclaimed debut LP, Sepalcure with Hotflush present a new EP featuring remixes by Kevin McPhee and Trevino (Marcus Intalex), a previously released album cut and a new original track.
               
Dub ZAMZAM01 0 Henry & Louis/Every Time ZamZam Play 7 $7.49
Previously unreleased gem from the Bristol dub kings who brought you "Rwanda," "Jah Jah Never Fail I," "Rise Up," "Love Like," and the classic LP w/Rob Smith, "Time Will Tell." B/W Every Dub. Screen printed chipboard jacket.
               
Dub-Hip Hop-Broken Beat ESL197 795103019713 Ancient Astronauts/Remixes Eighteenth Street Lounge Play 12EP $10.49
Remixes from "Into Bass And Time" Kabanjak, Subatomic Sound System, Deela, J-Boogie, Maker. That's a full slate of funked up boom bap, epic drum heavy rockers, up-tempo broken beat, lush Latin flavors, + bonus Maker instrumental.
               
Dubstep MEDI054 0 Dark Tantrums/Unborn Deep Medi Play 12 $13.99
There is very little known about Deep Medi new signing Dark Tantrums other than an appearance on Mala's much talked about. 2011 XLR8R mix where the deep and floaty title track 'Unborn' was featured.
               
Dubstep MEDI056 0 Commodo/Commodo EP Deep Medi Play D12 $26.99
Commodo takes all that is great about dubstep and leaves all the filler behind for this 4-track for Mala's Deep Medi Musik Commodo builds a unique style around a stripped back skeletal frame. You can see why there has been much talk about his producer.
               
Electro AC10 0 Defekt/AC10 AC Records Play 12 $18.49
A split EP made up from the two electro projects of Irish producer Matthew Flanagan. DeFeKT's side offers 2 tracks of dark, sci-fi electro. The ESS side has 3 tracks of a deeper, analog feel.
               
Electro-Dubstep AVICIILEVELS001 0 Avicii/Levels Not On Label Play 12 $14.99
Swedish DJ, remixer & producer's hit has topped charts worldwide, here w/remixes by Skrillex, Cazzette, Tom Rez, Clockwork & FTampa alongside original & acapella versions. Limited edition colored vinyl.
               
Electronic DU17 0 Vaetxh/Libet Tones Detroit Underground   12 $10.99
Vaetxh's inaugural release Libet Tones for Detroit Underground draws on both musical themes - Electronic IDM and musique concrete - and non-musical themes from mathematics, resulting in 4 labyrinthine tracks that are studies in free association.
               
Electronic FAC580 0 New Order/Elegia-5-8-6 Not On Label Play 12 $14.99
A1. Elegia (Full Version), B2. 5-8-6 (Peel Session), B2. The Him
               
House AS02 0 Daze Maxim/Into The Box EP Assemble Music Play 12 $14.99
Daze Maxim features on the second release on Portugal-based, Assemble Music. More info soon!
               
House BTAIM002 0 Philipp Boston/State Of Play BTAIM   12 $14.99
More info to come!
               
House DESOLATLP005R 0 Tini/Tessa Remixes Desolat Play 12 $15.49
Two tracks from Tini's debut album, 'Tessa' get the remix treatment by Carl Craig and Pulshar. Carl Craig turns 'My Shine' into a serious peak time track. Pulshar remake 'Mine Has A Shower' into pure Balearic bliss.
               
House GPM172 0 Shinedoe/Transcendental Get Physical   12 $14.99
Shinedoe makes her solo debut on Get Physical bringing her wonderfully fresh sound. 'Light' is a deep mix of Techno cascades and Funk groove. 'Transcendental' brings dazed synth and organic perc. 'Cosmic' is foggy ambience yet deep and solid Detroit.
               
House GPM175 0 Just Be/Hold On, Wait... Get Physical   12 $14.99
With 'Hold On, Wait A Minute', Just Be provides us with a collection of percussion-heavy soundscapes to entertain your thoughts as night turns into day. This 3-tracker for Get Physical shows the artist formerly known as Bushwacka! is not playing games.
               
House GRU015 0 S.K.A.M.-Audiojack-Homework/Ru Gruuv Play 12 $14.49
'Rush Hour' EP limited pressing of 300 on clear vinyl. 2 originals by S.K.A.M. plus remixes by Audiojack & Homework.
               
House HFN18 0 Kaspar Bjorke/Deep Is... HFN Play 12 $14.99
With his new album, 'Fool' Copenhagen's Kaspar Bjorke continues his wild and ecstatic journey. This second single 'Deep Is The Breath' is a mixture of throbbing electronic pop and heartfelt songwriting. Pillow Talk and Hannulelauri on remix duties.
               
House HOUSEWAX004 0 Jaime Read/Don't Mind What EP Housewax Play 12 $16.99
New limited edition handstamped white vinyl. 4 trks.
               
House KANN11 0 Traumprinz/Paradise With... Kann Records   12 $14.99
Traumprinz's debut on Leipzig-based Kann Records. More info and audio clips coming soon.
               
House LWYF003 0 VA/Love What You Feel 003 Love What You Feel Play 12 $9.99
Kevin Reynolds makes his LWYF debut w/a deep, beauty; Anaxander combines machine beats w/hectic rave chords; Disco Nihilist has hypnotic percussion & freaked out synth; PTA bring their sleaziest jam to round this EP out.
               
House MA01 0 Cassegrain/Plate EP Modal Analysis Play 12 $14.99
A new label from Athens, Greece devoted to experimental and conceptual techno. Cassegrain, the Berlin/Thessaloniki based duo brings the first release designed for long trips on the dancefloor. Raster-Noton's Kangding Ray brings a suspenseful remix.
               
House MARV1 0 Marvin Gaye - What's Going Mix Not On Label Play 12 $13.49
2 dancefloor mixes of this all time soul anthem. A is a house mix, B is more to the broken side.
               
House MODS002 0 Scott Grooves/Journey Revisit Modified Suede Play 12 $11.99
Not just a normal reissue, The original version has been sonically enhanced and remastered, b-side now has a kickless mix along with a atmospheric acapella. An updated classic Detroit anthem.
               
House PHLOX004V 0 Hydergine/Cosmic Synergism Phlox Play 12 $14.99
Austria's Phlox label teams up with Italian producer Hydergine.for a 4-track EP including a remix by Phlox regulars, Group Niob. 3 tracks that delve into the hypnotic realm of deep and dubby techno.
               
House PPH009 0 Rhauder/Sessions II Polymorph Play 12 $16.99
The ninth release on Polymorph is the second record of Marco Rhauderwiek's live sessions. All tracks are recorded with nice and noisy analog equipment in one raw session. No sampling, no copying, just live!
               
House RH120 0 Policy/One Last Time+Rmxs Rush Hour Records   12 $16.49
New York producer Policy returns to Rush Hour with a brand new single with remixes from FaltyDL and Tom Trago, serving as a taster for his debut album on the label, 'Everything Hits'. 'One Last Time' is gentle and emotive with lively percussion.
               
House-Disco PGHTRX002 0 Pittsburgh Track Auth vs Nice Pittsburgh Tracks Play 12 $9.99
PTA joins forces with Nice Rec of East Liberty Quarters for 4 varied tracks. Expect a lil boogie, some smoking deep house, an epic disco jam, + some sticky 80s electro, all woven with some deep 412 grit.
               
House-Funk SOUL012 0 Uptown Funk Empire/The Remixes Soulab Play 12 $14.49
Keeping funk alive in 2012. 4 tracks of remixes by Patchworks, Michael Skourtec & SOS.
               
House-Techno FXHEPUS 0 Omar-S/S.E.X. Remixes FXHE Play 12EP $13.99
S.E.X (Black Eye Peas ReMix), S.E.X. (Conant Gardens Posse ReMix), S.E.X. (Fenkell ave ReMix)
               
Jazz-Funk CTI6148 0 Bob James/Nautilus Not On Label Play 12 $10.99
2 fusion classics. Mardi Gras was used by Grand Master Flash and Nautilus was used by Run DMC.
               
Techno BAR2521 0 VA/Alpengluehen Bar 25 Play 12 $14.99
Bar25 has had a strong Swiss connection, and this double-pack EP further strengthens that bond with 8-tracks from 8 different Swiss natives soundtracking a debauched weekend of techno, as can be experienced at the infamous (now closed) Berlin club.
               
Techno BMG10 0 Seth Yender/Bring Me Joy Beretta Grey   12 $19.99
Beretta Grey digs deep to find the finest Detroit-inspired techno and house by Seth Yender. 'Bring Me Joy' is a warehouse kind of vibe while 'Over The Bridge' nods to classic Detroit techno vibes. Luke Hess & Brian Kage (Reference) provide remix duties.
               
Techno BP034 0 Lakker/Arc EP Blueprint Play 12 $14.49
Irish duo Ian Mc Donnell & Dara Smith have had releases on Lazybird, Alphabet Set, Acroplane & notably Killekill. Superb mix of bass driven techno & electronica across 4 tracks. Super-shuffling piano track 'Ed' reminds of mid-period Anthony 'Shake' Shakir
               
Techno IT013 0 VA/Bias Jams Ilian Tape Play 12 $14.99
Ilian Tape pulls together talent from Japan, Serbia, Argentina and Italy for a compilation 12". Featuring Imugem Orihasam, Regen, Lucus Mari, and Stenny.
               
Techno KONTRA024 0 Jonsson-Alter/Mod Mixes Kontra Musik Play 12 $15.49
Remixes from 'Mod' LP by Minilogue, Donato Dozzy and Dorisburg (half of Swedish duo Genius Of Time). 3 cuts of uplifting sunny techno perfect for spingtime.
               
Techno MYST01 0 Will Azada-Jackson Lee/Easy Mystical Disco Play 12 $11.49
Will Azada opens w/a huge, meaty bleep-chunking stomper. Jackson Lee comes back on the flip w/his glacial dub, looming kicks awash in sub-ambient chords; then shifts from a mood of menace to one of somber longing.
               
Techno SFLTD002 0 Francesco Baudazzi (Obtane)/Bl Surface Limited Play 12 $14.49
'The Black Nobility Of Venice & Genoa' from man also known as Obtane, who runs Zooloft recordings alongside Giorgio Gigli. Sound dipping heavily into drone & industrial while keeping hypnotic sound of early Italian electronics. Ft edit by 65D Mavericks.
               
Techno-Ambient MDREAMS007 0 Alarma!/Mentiras Politico Machining Dreams Play 12EP $9.99
Aka DJ Spider, brings out a socially conscious 4 tracker from the CD "Escrito Con Sangre". 2 tracks atmospheric stuff w/2 audio verite tracks. Definite headphone music.
               
Techno-Dub INNER003 0 Tom Dicicco/Exit Inner Surface Music Play 12 $14.49
Deep textural soundscapes & dub aesthetics run throughout this release. Title trk shows darker side to on dub techno built for dancefloors. 'Vent' has real swing, using loose techno rhythms to build momentum. High Ground' is dub house w/playful vox.
               
Techno-Electronic OUTER005 0 Santorini/The Smooth EP OUT-ER Play 12 $14.99
Italy-based label Out-Er returns with a new single from Andrea Santoro aka Santorino, featuring 4 tracks of deep techno and broken beat electronica.