||4.||"Keep It Up"|
||3.||"Mini Culcha" (Beautiful Swimmers remix)|
Allow yourself to wander through the blunted universe of Mo Kolours once again, with this excellent second EP from the London based Half-Mauritian singer-percussionist for the stellar One Handed Music label. Much like his erstwhile label bed fellows Paul White, Bullion and Fulgeance, hip-hop is used as a mainframe from which Mo Kolours springs in several different and decidedly hazy directions. From the opening moments of "Ridda Mountain" it's easy to get sucked into the Mo Kolours world, a delicious sense of beat abstraction complemented by his own unique vocal drawl and all manner of squeegie dub textures. As if there's any need to improve on a perfect set of tracks, the label go so far as to call on Beautiful Swimmers to remix "Mini Culcha" - a excellent choice given the DC based duo's ease for crafting heavily textured house music drenched in blossoming colour.
Cez (Pop Your Funk), Bu$$ (bliq, Olympos), BLM, Rufus (Bosconi, Nighdrivers, Marmo), Spacewalker, Phillie P, Manu•Archeo, Soft Rocks, Robert Luis (Tru Thoughts), Bantam Lions, Mop Mop, DJ DRM (Bastard Jazz / BSTRD Boots), Marcelo Tavares, Jay Simon (Must Have Records), Juno Recommends Hip Hop/R&B, A Made Up Sound (Clone, TTT), Bobby Pleasure, Richard Zepezauer (RZ-1), Steve Lee, Chromatic Filters, San LAURENTINO, Ogris Debris, Beautiful Swimmers
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