Fresh Vibes for your ears
Our monthly tally up of the best dance music is here.
Radio Slave – Bell Clap Dance (Tuff City Kids Remix)
May 5 on Rekids
Gerd Janson and Phillip Lauer take on Radio Slave for a remix arriving just in time for summer. Frankfurt duo Tuff City Kids also provide a lofty Dreamscape mix and an acid tinged Krautdrums mix.
Patrice Bäumel – Glutes
May 12 on Afterlife
Patrice debuts on imprint run by Tale Of Us with two original tracks. ‘Glutes’ is up first and treads the line between driving energy and sweeping soundscapes.
James Curd feat. JDub – 4 Foot Tall
May 19 on Madhouse Records
Nifty house number from Chicago native James Curd with crisp drums and synth flashes, with humourous and accomplished spoken word from JDub atop.
Waff – Hanzz Sup
May 22 on Desolat
Stamped on wax is this blinder we first heard in the set of Desolat co-runner Loco Dice a year ago. Its digital release along with three other tracks follows this week.
Audion – Starfucker
May 26 on Hot Creations
Matthew Dear comes through with an EP for Hot Creations under his Audion alias. Ian Pooley and The Martinez Brothers step in for two energetic remixes.
Michael Bibi – Devil’s Candy
May 26 on Solid Grooves Records
Get a taste of this certified bangin’ candy Michael Bibi serves up for Solid Grooves. One of five tracks for their Ibiza Sampler 2017, with fellow label regulars Denis Cruz and PAWSA also featuring.
Riton – Temporary Secretary
For the 100th release on Ed Banger Records, label boss Busy P curates a compilation of 17 exclusive tracks. Original tracks fly in from Busy P himself, Cassius and Sebastian. Based on its use for the dancefloor we’ve selected Riton’s gifting.
Matthias Tanzmann – Sfumato (Kerri Chandler Remix)
Tracks from Matthias Tanzmann’s album Momentum get eight remixes just in time for Ibiza. Kerri Chandler is our pick of the bunch, but Acid Pauli, Hot Since 82 and andhim also contribute great reenvisions.
Lonely – Drum Beat
May 26 on Skullbusted
Italian producer Lonely is getting a lot of love recently from tech house heavyweights and you can see why. Serious percussive groove is put to work on his outings.