XXXY – “TPW” Manchester, UK producer XXXY’s latest track is set to appear on house duo Waze & Odyssey’s upcoming compilation for their Street Tracks imprint. “TPW” features a prominent acidic bass line and energetic drums along with colorful synths that make for an effective, slightly dark acid house track. Listen below.
Holy Ghost! – “Changing of the Guard” (Andre Bratten Remix) Norwegian producer Andre Bratten delivers a deep, sprawling rework of NYC dance-pop duo Holy Ghost!’s “Changing of the Guard” from their 2013 album Dynamics. The slow-building cut locks into a hypnotic groove, using restraint to let each uneasy element fade in and out until a patiently-timed drop around the six minute mark. The track is now available as a 12″ single via DFA records.
Quentin – “You Can Do It” John Talabot’s Barcelona-based label Hivern Discs has become known for its’ output of subdued, yet highly emotive dance tracks from relatively unknown producers. Their latest release comes via a split 7″ single, to be released at their upcoming party this Saturday in London. The A-side, “You Can Do It,” from Quentin is a gorgeous, melodic track that includes smooth keys, organic percussion and soulful vocal sampling.