As with previous years, Sweep The Floor’s ADE 2016 sampler brings together a diverse range of talent who in turn provide us with some quite simply huge tracks like the uplifting rush of SimzTek & Dubz ‘Wanting’, the quirky tech stomp of Adam Dixon’s ‘Mental Hotline’, Sam Whitmore’s Defected style ‘Eye 2 Eye’, and the deep melody rich tech of Dweller’s ‘Play Around’. These are just a few highlights, this is a truly need to own album.
As the artist name suggests, what we get here is three bleepy jackin’ grooves that could indeed be straight outta the motor city. Tough synths, Hip Hop vox and bouncin’ beats, all the vital parts to a well-oiled groove machine!!!
Featured below is a playlist of tracks taken from 55 current releases in pretty much all fields of dance/bass music
Starting with the Breakbeat Disco funk of Discotron’s remix for Audio Jacker then moving into some bassy house beats from Black Girl/White Girl & Skapes. Next up is Sub Slayers new release by Rony Blue and produced by King Yoof, amazing voice and top class production on this infectious summery Reggae Bass tune.
Also in the playlist is Bobby Harvey’s new track for 18 099 Records remixed by RyKy, wait for the drop on this beaut!! The Detroit Project take us back to.. well Detroit of course with their new release on Sweep The Floor, ravey!!!
Sirmo’s ‘Take The Shot’ is a dark injection of bass taken from their new EP on Low Pitched Records. The very tasty Gawp Dub is next taken from Bang Tidy’s new one for Night6 Shift Sound. How about a bit of Techno courtesy of the Divide remix of Eddie Amador ‘Crazy’ out now on Freakin909
We’re a bit late posting this one but better late than never, we wouldn’t want you to miss out on sanXero’s retake of the classic ‘Rescue Me’ originally sang by Debbie Malone. Keeping on that classic tip how about this great remix of ‘Let The Music Play’ by Angelo Scalici (Free Download)
Somewhere between Speed Garage, House & Techno is Bodhi ‘Groove’ from their new EP on W&O Street Tracks. We move from House to Dark Jungle in Liquid Alliance ‘Hazme Sonar’ on Ravenoyz Recordings. We jump straight back into the uplifting party vibes after that with Tali Muss ‘Summer Vibes’ (Free Download)
Dots Per Inch Ft Bia want to ‘Fix You’ with some infectious vocal deep house. Gordon John joins Traxsource chart topping label Hedonistic with a tough funky chugger with 303 stabs ‘While It Spins’. Gray & AN;RO tell us to ‘Respect Your Girl’ with a great Nu Disco/Deep House crossover track as part of the new Sleazy Deep compilation.
Some firing snarling DnB from DJ Ransome next. ‘Creepy Crawlies’ packs in the atmosphere and intense basslines for an addictive roller. On the Jungle tip The Freestylers remix RDX ‘Pull Up Selecta’ for a tasty free download. Ground Mass unveils sister imprint Air Mass with a great EP of dark tribal experimental sounds at 160BPM from Beatnok. Future Wildstyle have a free 2 track EP of growling 130BPM Jungle Breaks you should snap up quick, it’s a free download too
We’re about halfway through now with an amazing track by Basic Forces, deep melodic DnB up for a free download. Osk Kosh remakes rave anthem ‘Rockin’ Down The House’ into a firing shot of Ragga Jungle/Breakcore as part of ‘The Brext Episode EP’ on Jigsore Digital. Moving back into House/Techno realms we have a thumper of a track by Hutchy on Articulate Sound. From thumpers to more soulful sounds thanks to Subsound & Strutter with a lovely free track.
Hard drums and bubblin’ angry bass. It can only be INKPHET’s new EP on Viral Mental full of crunching dark dark DnB beats. Need to cool down after that? Raphasosyk has the medicine for your ears Deep House style with ‘Broken Clock Melody’ on afrika motion. Matthias Leisegang follows with undoubtedly one of the best tracks of 2016. That’s right, you heard it, one of the best. ‘My Body’ comes with incredible remixes, it’s a underground anthem and out now on DRUM Records
More gorgeous House Music next via Muskox Records, Marco Colomba & Beth. ‘Slow Heart Beat’ is a scintillating track with guitar licks, deep bass and slapping beats not to mention stunning vocals. Time for some pianos now, Stuart Ojelay serves up the summer goodness with ‘Don’t Let Go’. Electrik Cat features next with ‘WTF’ from their new EP on In The Loop, a big slice of Ghetto House with heavy stabs, pounding beats and Hip Hop vox.
Next is 3 tracks currently out on the Future Follower imprint from Jubley, Skuvlow & Gribzy. As always it’s cutting edge bass music sounds the likes you will not hear anywhere else. House action again with the next track in the playlist. Roog ‘Buzzin’ taken from their new EP on Simma Black is a perfect speaker teaser. Hott Like Detroit ‘Paradise’ follows taken from their new release on Audio Rehab, A nice combo of tough drums and jazzy chords.
Vanilla Ace takes a famous sax lick and fashions it into a great club anthem called ‘Gee’. Luke Davidson drops some lushious deep and soulful house sounds with ‘Honey Come’ featuring vocals from Brooke davis out now on Myriad Black. Out now on Amplified Records is Martin Hellfritzsch’s new release of which featured is the deep dubby chugger ‘Hustle’
Kideko & George Kwali’s ‘Crank gets a vocal makeover which only adds to the instant appeal. Next up a trio of tracks from recent output on the Country Club Disco imprint. Garage House with a tropical vibe from MRJ’s new LP. The elegance of Chicago and toughness of detroit combined on a bouncey number from Cleary. And just all round trippy brilliance from Eyes Everywhere.
Kowton strips Dusky’s ‘Sort It Out Sharon’ to the bone but keeps the dark rave hazy intensity of the original. VEB takes us on a progressive romantic ride of DnB to kick back to on Viral Mental. From hazy keys at 174bpm to towering techno from Leo Lipolis on Konneqt with a commanding vocal. And from full on Techno to a slapping funky house track from Sakke taken from their new EP on motion recs.
Some Latin heat from Swindle precedes strong peaking tech house from Drift supported by the likes of Brandon Block and custom built for rocking the white isle. Bando & Jorgie revisit the true House sound with a rocking NuSkool house number with awesome spoken word vocals
Unified Audio’s Year 2 compilation is out now featuring deep musical visions of the minds of some of Bass music’s finest such as Provoke whose track features in the playlist. Punk meets Synthwave meets Electronica for the electrifying current single by Jaguar Ma. We finish with a flourish including a huge techno track from the pioneer himself Mr Kevin Saunderson then 3 tracks on the Simma Black/Red imprints by artists whose very names scream high quality beats, namely Wax Worx, Martin Ikin & Lowsteppa. Hope you enjoyed this round up. Give the blog a share on Twitter, Facebook and your socials of choice
We got Bass Music bangers galore from Jaded, ENGELHART, Two Rhodes, Craig Robinson and more!!
1.Tom Appl – Two Days
Tom Appl inspires our ears and hearts with deep melodic cuts of house music with a touch of the classic synth music of the 80’s. If you liked ‘Stranger Things’ on Netflix and you love deep house get this EP
2.Damon Hess & Emilie Cunliffe- Dancefloor
Sheffield’s rising house music star Damon Hess has a new track on Onefold Records. Featuring the vocals of Emilie Cunlife ‘Dancefloor’ is a club anthem bursting with rays of sunshine. Remixes come from Deep Matter & Kornastone who propel the original into deeper UK Garage/Soulful House/Bass parts. Also on the remix is Tempo Elektrik who takes us back to the late 90’s with a funky organ house take on the original. Super classy!!
3.ENGELHART- Back In Time EP
Over at Onefold Digital Dutch dynamos ENGELHART go ‘Back In Time’ with a bass fueled 2 track release. The title track features a nice thumping beat and minimal stabs perfect for rocking the club. ‘Identity’ is a nice roller with chugging beats and reverse bass effects, awesome!!!
4.Two Rhodes ‘Arche EP’
Two Rhodes are back on Audio Rehab with a top drawer 3 track release. Lush pianos aplenty on ‘You Got Me High’. ‘Touch Me’ is tough and bouncey taking it back to 95/96′. ‘All Over The World’ finishes things off with a dark ghetto/G House flourish.
5.Andrew Greatorex – Sunrise EP
Andrew Greatorex goes back to Chicago with the sunrise funk of ‘Sunrise’. Play this at sunrise or even sunset and soak up the feelgood vibes. The Basement Remix is perfect for getting sweaty in warehouses and ‘Underground Sound’ blends disco loops and pumpin’ techno for full effect.
5 tracks of Jump Up and JUmp Up Jungle brilliance and excitement from the insanely talented Brian Brainstorm. We don’t even know where to start, the basslines are merciless, the beats fatter than yo’ moma and the feels are off the scale. Just get it!!!
7.Marc Mysterio ft J Rice – Be The Truth
Marc Mysterio is a DJ/producer with an illustrious career. His latest track ‘Be The Truth’ has received support from some of the absolute biggest DJs across the globe. Here we feature the Judge Jules remix with all the signature party madness of the Judge’s productions in the days of Stix & Stoned
8.Lenny Fontana feat. D-Train – When You Feel What Love Has The Remixes
A set of quality remixes of the huge original as supported by Joey Negro. Our pick of the new remixes has to go to TWISM & BR3AO who knock it out of the park with a techy bassy house reworking of the disco/funk fueled original.
Funky pads, cowbells and groove laden fun makes up the awesome ‘4000hz’ by Jaded out now on Black Butter with a heap of massive remixes. another contender for that super catchy track of 2016
10.Craig Robinson ‘Grey Emotions’
Tough toe tapping beats and a monster bassline, that’s ‘Grey Emotion’ by the incredible Craig Robinson. A nice fusion of tribal house and club ready techno
Fresh Bass Music from Jay Tripwire, The Reign, Catchment x No Artificial Colours plus more in our ten picks of the day
1.Jay Tripwire – Cascadia Represent
Jay Tripwire’s back on Viva Recordings with the Cascadia Represent! EP. as with his previous EPs for the label we get that fertile ground of dubby goodness somewhere between House and Techno. 3 tracks that personify underground club music for real tastemakers
2.The Reign – Are You Missing Me
Big anthem time from The Reign, take a huge catchy vocal, sprinkle in some infectious club primed piano house and you have a feelgood track for those summer nights!!!
S3aN J4Y’s back on Sweep The Floor Recs with another massive vocal house tune ‘The One’ sung by Hayley J brown and packed with excellent remixes including our fave version by Dots Per Inch
8.Gribzy – Sunken Soul
A fine mixture of 4×4 Bass House and stepping Grime influenced bass music from the rising talent Gribzy out now on Future Follower
9.S.Chu- Secret Player EP
Right from the start of ‘Subwalker’ the beats pound pleasingly, the vocal snippets set the tone and mood with deep bassy atmosphere. ‘Going Down’ ventures into Ghetto House parts for some tough n funky dancefloor action. Be sure to snap up S. Chu’s ‘Secret Player EP’ out on Simma Red
10.Rob Bliss- Listen to the Sunshine EP
Rob Bliss relives the raving days of the 90s with one breakbeat garage banger, one 4×4 chugger and a full on Jungle/DnB heater all with big ravey sounds and the unmistakable much loved oldskool feel
Raise Your Hands In Joy And Stand Up!!! S3an J4y Has An Amazing New House Tune Out On Sweep The Floor Recs!!!!
Anthem alert!!! This new track on Sweep The Floor Recs by S3an J4y is a pure handrasier from the vocals to the euphoric style and the remixes? Only Connor Drew (with a DnB Remix that bangs!!), Simztek & Dubz, a excellent remix from consistently quality BB86 & Aidy J, Pico Boulevard & Sub8, stand up!!!! and enjoy this bona fide House anthem!!!
Midi Lover Will ‘Take You Higher’ With Their New Deep/Tech House EP On Sweep The Floor Recs
A three track EP of essential house music from Midi Lovers, the ‘Take Me Higher’ EP on Sweep The Floor Recs starting with smooth chilled crowd warmer ‘Riddle’ followed by oldskool style jackin’ house number ‘Semplice’ and peaks in fine fashion with the uplifting sweeping sounds of the title track, get this now!!!
Wellyington & Andrei Andrion drop some euphoric string n synth action with “Ape Orchestra” and a summery slice of oldskool style Tech/Deep vocal house with “Take Me Back” two outstanding tracks out now on Sweep The Floor!!!