review logoLots of amazing new and fresh releases to discover this week... enjoy !!

Jarrod Lawson "How long" (Michele Chiavarini Remixes)(Dome Records Promo)

Italian multi-instrumentalist/producer Michele Chiavarini once again adds his magical touch to a wonderful song by Jarrod Lawson. This time around, he reworks "How long", gracing us with both a masterly orchestrated latin influenced interpretation oozing with a soulful yet lively vibe, and an enchanting classic deep house rendition that is downright enthralling. In other words, an essential purchase...

SoulBasics "Jazzelle" (Grooveland Music Promo)

Fifteen years ago, we reviewed the outstanding "The Phusion EP" by SoulBasics (released through now defunct SoulTonic Mono Records), now finally the standout track "Jazzelle" gets a proper single release. The original is a glamorous soulful production featuring beautiful female vocal chants and mellifluous keys over a smooth yet intriguing organic backing groove. The cherry on top is the stunning truly chameleonic selection of remixes by the likes of Anto Vitale (dating back to 2007), Beekay Deep, Dany Cohiba, Phaze Dee and Luchi & Raizer.

Frankie Ferrara & Richelle Hicks "2nd chance" (Pasqua Records Promo)

Forthcoming to Pasqua Records in the next couple of week is "2nd chance" a collaboration by Italian producer Frankie Ferrara with American songstress Richelle Hicks. Beyond any doubt, this soulful yet vibrant production with a relentlessly pounding funked-up backdrop leading the way for Richelle Hicks amazing spirited vocals and warm melodious keys will send the dancers into a frenzy...

House Temptations featuring Ms Monet "Love will find a way" (HSR Records Promo)

Coming to HSR Records is "Love will find a way" by House Temptations (the duo of Simone Onano and Riccardo Rizzoli), a feel-good production laced with the unmistakable deeply felt vocals of Ms. Monet, bodacious keys, classy horns and an infectious funktified backdrop. Courtesy of Soulbridge (Gigi Frassanito) comes a glorious soulful interpretation sure to cast a spell on you, and finally Simon Master W (aka Simone Onano) delivers a fervid dub rework.

Panevino featuring Angela "Sideview" (KingStreet Records Promo)

Acclaimed Swiss DJ/production duo Panevino are back with the excellent "Sideview" featuring the vocal talents of Angela. Without question's, "Sideview" is guaranteed to take over dance floors across the globe by storm thanks to the inimitable sultry vocals of Angela, luscious keys, entrancing pads and the deep downright spell binding rhythms. Not to forget to mention the deeper and darker 'Dub Remix' which is the perfect choice for late night, early morning play.

Arturo Macchiavelli & Lee Wilson "I need your help" (Remixes Part 2)(/KingStreet Records Promo)

Back in March of this year, we introduced you to the Art of Tones and Coflo remixes of "I need your help" by Italian DJ/producer Arturo Macchiavelli which features the incomparable vocals of Boston based Lee Wilson, now another set of remixes is about to get released. First up is Sebb Junior who serves an energetic feel-good rework destined for prime-time play. Next up are Coflo's 'Everyone Likes The 2-4' remixes oozing with a soulful and melodious yet intriguing vibe sure to get your feet moving.

Traxx Pick: Roque "Sunset madness" (DeepHouse Police Records Promo)

Out now through DeepHouse Police Records is this mesmerizing deep house re-imagination of Kool & the Gang's all-time classic "Summer anthem" by esteemed South African producer Roque. Most definitely, the deep irresistibly groovin' rhythms together with the lush keys, inebriant galactical chord progressions and sublime trumpet make this a sure-fire late night anthem.