Always committed to bringing interesting rhythms to bear on the world of house and techno, Aybee is back on his home turf with a fresh salvo of off-kilter drums and otherworldly synth tones that further his quest into pastures new for time-honoured dance music. "A Novel Gesture" rumbles with gritty kicks and stalking dub techno chords, and yet still manages to sound nimble on its feet. "We Come In Peace" is more purposefully floaty, swirling as it does around a central pad that takes on a three dimensional shape through some clever sound design, with just a gentle house beat underneath to keep it moving. "Akiara" is a devout bliss-out track not least in its delayed and filtered pulses pitched perfectly for heavy-lidded transcendence.
Jimpster, Nick P Warren, Flori, Life Recorder, Dot (Legotek Records), Ernie (Minuendo Recordings), Gaetano Battista, TiTo (Troubled Kids Records), Bearweasel, Zenner, SCENERY RECORDS, DJ Doug Gomez, Bobby O'Donnell, Patrice Scott, Mark Graham (Contrast-Wax), Monsieur Cedric (Serie Limitee), Steven Tang (Emphasis Recordings), Isaac Basker, Jimmy Maheras, Juno Recommends Deep House, Midland, Nicola Conte, Ruthit, Doo, Sai AKA Blend Architect, Fred P AKA Black Jazz Consortium, Agnostic Rhythm, Ney Faustini, Our Mutual Friend, AYBEE, Natan H, Brad P/Inner Shift/Common Dreams, Tommy Finger Jr., Djs: Most Charted - Deep House, Steevio, Jordan, Colman Buckley, Massiande (MOS Recordings), Dave Aju, Circular Rhythms, DJP (Soul Print Recordings), Jean Nipon, Hans Thalau, Cellar Door
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