||1.||"House Countdown" (Eps Deng't mix)|
||2.||"House Countdown" (Eighty Nine remix)|
Not content with slipping out a 12" taste of the forthcoming Legowelt album this week, Clone Jack For Daze also usher in this rather potent three track collaboration between label boss Serge and veteran contributor Alden Tyrell. The two have been irregular studio sparrers since the turn of the decade, contributing remixes to the various branches of the Clone conglomerate, but House Countdown marks their first original material together. There's no drastic stylistic departure from their previous work here, which isn't surprising given the bare bones house ethos that drives the Jack For Daze series. Two variants on "House Countdown" line the A Side; the first "EPS Deng't" mix is dominated by the grinding, thick bassline that just about fits between the channels, whilst the "Eighty Nine" mix rounds out the bassline and marries it to a rough drum flex with the results more playful. On the flip, the amusingly titled "Pump-o-matic" is Serge and Alden doing Dance Mania with an early 90s Dutch rave twist.
Dane (Common Edit), Ben Sims, West Norwood Cassette Library, Matt Tolfrey, Keith Anderson, SLG, Free Magic, Astral T (Astral Love Affair), Deymare, Adryiano, Da GobliNN /Remuted, Rivet, Studio Casual, CHRISSY MURDERBOT, Ron Obvious, Iron Galaxy
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