Italian producer Nicholas had a killer year, with a healthy string of releases on 4Lux and Quintessentials, not to mention his excellent podcast for RA, but his EP on Hometaping Is Killing Music was probably his best concoction of house beats to date. The title track "Love Message" is an impeccable 90s reminiscent deep house belter, taking some Pepe Bradock style drums and tearing them apart thanks to some gorgeous pianos and prophetic vocals. "From The Roots" was another massive track, where bumping bass lines meet suave piano keys to create a serious house explosion! The bonus beat version extended those thumping kicks and injected extra dubbiness for the true house heads. Big 12"!
Gerd, Dicky Trisco, Tufan Demir, Andy Ash, Marcello Napoletano, RUSTAM OSPANOFF, Eamon Harkin, Mister Saturday Night, Ronnie Turner(Blunted Funk Project), Jacques Renault, Doc Martin, Rob Coley (Soul-Identity Music), Matt Masters (Freerange), Satore (Hizou Deep Rooted Music), Washerman, Mike W - Kolour LTD, Juno Recommends Deep House, Dirt Crew, Nicholas, Boywonder, Feodor AllRight & Elena Mechta, Deymare, Fredeverything, Michael McLardy, James What, Brett Johnson, Rio Padice, Estephe Aka Revivra, The Legendary 1979 Orchestra, Djs: Most Charted - Deep House, Get Down Edits, Samann (Traxx Underground), Red Greg, Caseer, FRANK BOOKER, COSMO LOPEZ
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