VA – Zehn mixed by Chris Tietjen (Cocoon Recordings)

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Cocoon returns with the tenth and final installment in their annual in-house compilation series from Chris Tietjen, taking a retrospective trip across 36 tracks from the Cocoon catalogue. Due to the label’s near impeccable status in dance music, compilations from Sven Väth’s Cocoon imprint are usually well worth checking out. This latest –and final- edition in the label’s … [Read more...]

BnB Promo Pool #64

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In this week's edition, we analyze new EPs from Harvey McKay, Deepbass, Aashton, Skream, Detroit Swindle, Redshape, Mike Dunn and many others. Click to find out if they're worth raiding Beatport for... Mike Dunn - Can I Turn It Up (Jerome Sydenham, Vision Factory & Martin Brodin remixes) (Caus-N-ff-ct) German label Caus-N-ff-ct invited three acts to remix this Mike Dunn … [Read more...]

Supafunkanova Vol.2: compiled by Joey Negro & Sean P

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Fans of all things funk and obscure take notice! Joey Negro’s Z Records’ latest compilation revolves around ‘the funkier end of the 70s and 80s’, serving up two diverse discs of rare genre gems. Here's our review! Whther it’s disco, boogie, funk, soul or even Italo, Joey Negro’s Z Records continue to put out tastemaking compilations on which Joey and co. unearth some of the … [Read more...]

P-Ben – Influence (Motech)

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Following a string of ace EPs on Motech, French producer P-Ben now unleashes his debut LP ‘Influence’, on which he takes his upbeat Detroit techno sound to a higher level. Any good? Find out after the jump... Although he hails from the southern parts of France, P-Ben’s music sounds like it’s made in studios in the heart of Detroit. Kevin Saunderson, Octave One, Oxia and … [Read more...]

Dale Middleton – Eggos/ Engage EP (Sex On Wax)

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Ahead of his forthcoming - "Reincarnations" album release in March, stepping in to the spot light UK's astonishingly talented Dale Middleton showcases his musical soundscapes with a two track EP, on Omid 16B's SexOnWax label as a teaser, that beckons us to look forward to the big one next month. Middleton pushes this release with a melodic bent that's quite synonymous with his … [Read more...]