'Heartbeat' is a catchy nu-disco gem, with strong beat, hi-hats, bass riff well to the fore, and those trios of ascending chords. A full-on song single, too, with a powerful, sassy, soul-soaked female vocal – sitting still is not an option, so dress up a bit and get out on the floor.
Unique deeply human feel and bounce
Nationally adored Australian dance music producer Cassettes For Kids (Zak Degenhardt) has delivered his most thorough body of work to date, with his EP Turpins Falls via Gallery Recs. Turpins Falls is a vast array of moods that ebbs and flows in energy, texture, power, and emotion, wrapped in an archetypal, Cassettes For Kids glaze of hardware-driven house music.
Hot and Heavy
Platinum House Duo Klangkarussell 🇦🇹 share ‘Home’ featuring Andrew Jackson. The duo earned platinum for their hit debut single, ‘Sonnentanz’ which became a global, chart-topping hit. ‘Home’ celebrates the importance of enjoying the simple moments with chilled rolling bass lines and echoing percussive elements to keep the single light and cheerful.
Brain cleansing and soul enriching
After three standout EPs on Atomnation, Japanese producer and live artist Ryunosuke Hayashi a.k.a. boys be kko serves up his long-awaited debut album. Hensa is a serene nine-track electronic trip that oozes musical charm.
More than enough
South African musician, songwriter and DJ Prince Kaybee enlists UK musical protean Robin M to deliver a remix like no other. Fusing the unique sounds and uplifting harmonies of ‘Umenitosha’ with his own, punchy dance-floor focussed sound.
Remix on a modern classic
Originally recorded in the late 90's, Magic System's Premier Gaou was given an exquisite contemporary dance floor make over by the burgeoning Francis Mercier earlier this year. Following on from the success of the new track, Mercier and Spinnin' Deep invite the beloved Black Motion, Paso Doble, Nitefreak, and FMX Omar to each deliver a remix on this modern classic.