review logoSo many wonderful soulful tunes to discover this week... enjoy !!

Kenny Bobien "I believe in love" (Mark Di Meo Remix)(New Generation Records Promo)

Beginning of April, we introduced you to the glorious Francis Scarlino produced "I believe in love" oozing with the matchless falsetto vocals of Kenny Bobien, now this wonderful song returns in superb remixes by Mark Di Meo who has been pulling out all the stops to grace us with a timeless soulful gem, with dulcet guitars, luscious keys and a smooth organic backdrop accompanying Kenny Bobien.

Jarrod Lawson "Bethe change" (Michele Chiavarini Remix)(Dome Records Promo)

The title track of Jarrod Lawson's critically acclaimed second studio album has been reworked for the soulful dance floors by Italian multi-instrumentalist/producer Michele Chiavarini, without question this expertly crafted sun drenched interpretation with a rich organic musical backing laying the foundation for illustrious jazzed-up keys, sublime horns and Jarred Lawson's uplifting vocals.

Ed Ramsey & Tayo Wink "Hello love" (Pandaboy Music Promo)

We welcome Pandaboy Music to Spirit of House with their latest offering "Hello love" by DJ/producer Tayo Wink and vocalist Ed Ramsey. Beyond the shadow of a doubt, this vibrant yet soulful production with a spell binding funk drenched backing leading the way for bodacious jazzy keys and the unequaled deep rooted vocals of Ed Ramsey is guaranteed to make you yearn for more...

Inaky Garcia & Salva Carmona "Policy of truth" (Double Cheese Records Promo)

The 1990 Depeche Mode classic "Policy of truth" gets re-imagined by Inaky Garcia and Salva Carmona who stay true and respectful to the original yet give the track an enthralling deep feel guaranteed to send the dancers into a frenzy. The cherry on top is the estival remix by label head Luyo which combines the memorable vocals with luxurious keys and a contaminous backdrop.

Sol Brown featuring Selina Campbell "Wide awake" (Fizzikx Remix)(Makin' Moves Promo)

In August 2017, wee were celebrating "Wide awake" by Sol Brown, a glamorous soulful production featuring the amazing sultry vocals of Selina Campbell. Right in time for spring and summer of 2021, up-and-coming producer Fizzikx has revisited the track an added his landmark touch, delivering an eminent interpretation oozing with a beautiful summery vibe that is sheer musical bliss.

Boomclap "Honey" (Electric Mode Promo)

Watch out for this wonderful release soon to be released on Electric Mode.... "Honey" by Boomclap (Scott Jenkins) is the perfect soundtrack for the summer thanks to the tempting female vocals, lovely guitars, lush keys, dreamful pads and a smooth yet infectious organic musical backing. The 'Heritage Mix' gives the track a deeper more laidback feel, and finally there is the cool downright thrilling 'BoomDub'.

Pockets "Work it out" (Dave Lee Remix)(Z Records Promo)

Back in 2016, Dave Lee did a scintillating remix of  the 1977 classic "Come go with me" by the Pockets (released on the "Remixed with Love Vol. Two" compilation in 2016), now he added his magical touch to their new song "Work it out". To cut  a long story short, Dave Lee's fantastic interpretation oozing with an uplifting soul/funk/disco inspired vibe comes highly recommenced.

Album Review: Slow Jvzz presents "First Tour Selections Vol. 1" (Gruv Manics Digital SA Promo)

Coming soon to Gruv Manics Digital SA is the verily eclectic "First Tour Selections Vol. 1" compiled by SlowJvzz (Nululeko Nkosi) which features music from an illustrious list of artists such as The Gruv Macnics Project, SlowJvzz, Craving Souls, Aquadex, Taz Morale, 29MINDSET, Nxanis, Sventee, Da Bless, Felix Cartel, Dakalo5089 Rebel, SRK Brothers, DJ Sonic and Dave Tempo. This album is aimed directly at the dance floor, with the tracks ranging from soulful house over deep house to afro house.

Bonus Review: Rasmir Mantree "Look N2 My Eyes EP" (Mantree Records Promo)

We are closing this weeks update with the mind-bogging "Look N2 My Eyes EP" by Rasmir Mantree soon to be available on Mantree Records. If you've been following Rasmir Mantree in the past, you k now what to expect: nothing but unadulterated underground house music oozing with the unique and truly innovative sound Rasmir Mantree is renowned and beloved for. A total of six equally brilliant tracks can be found on this varied EP, three of which are collaboration with vocalist Kim Beacham.