Tom Trago – The Light Fantastic [RHM006LP]

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There are many ways to move forward as an artist. You can reinvent yourself, keep track of fashions, or try bold new things. Tom Trago has spent the best part of 10 years pushing his sound in impressive new directions. Yet on his new album, the well-regarded Amsterdam-based producer has done things slightly differently. This time round, his influences come from much closer to home, and he has admitted to being inspired by the dancefloor-focused style with which he made his name. The Light Fantastic is a dancefloor orientated club album with a range of influences like – deep house, vintage synthesizers, classic boogie, disco, Chicago jack, acid house, and even a dash of full-throttle rave revivalism.

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Tom Trago – The Light Fantastic [RHM006LP]

Bell Boys – Hotel Garma EP [DSCVRY006]

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Garrett David and Adam Rowe first met 4 years ago working together in the run-down offices of Dust Traxx. Since then they have graduated to roommates and co-workers at Chicago’s Gramaphone Records. With their debut release, the Boys deliver a unique and endearing house sound with a bit of quirk and machine-made flavor. An EP for the selectors, each track demands it’s own place within the night. B Free features their dear friend and vocalist, Shaun J Wright (ex. Hercules & Love Affair).

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Bell Boys – Hotel Garma EP [DSCVRY006]

Seven Davis Jr. – One [MHR002]

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Houston born, LA based producer, singer, and songwriter Seven Davis Jr. brings his unique blend of smooth vocals, rough beats, and funky attitude to Jay Simon’s Must Have Records for his debut solo EP. Featuring the instant summer anthem ”One”, Seven Davis Jr. gives you 5 cuts of modern, lo-fi, soulful dance music for the fellas, the ladies, the Jeeps and the clubs.

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Seven Davis Jr. – One [MHR002]

MDVD – Re-Dscvrd [OT002]

Optimo Trax is an offshoot label of Optimo Music for tracks aimed at DJs/dancefloors. These four tracks sound as great today as when they were made, over 20 years ago by Dutch techno veteran Maarten Van Der Vleuten, who should be a far more well-known name than he is, as he’s responsible for oodles of marvellous 12” singles.

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MDVD – Re-Dscvrd [OT002]