This has been a long time coming! News first surfaced over a year ago of Move D collaborating with Juju & Jordash on an analogue heavy live project entitled Magic Mountain High with the added promise of Workshop released material to follow. Several illuminating festival appearances and many months later and the Workshop label finally present The Schnitzel Box Vol 1, with three untitled productions from the trio that ensure the wait was worth it. Granted the freedom of the A Side, the opening track is allowed the time and space to incorporate both brooding analogue drone and sprawling key laden melodic glisten. Flip over and "Untitled 2" is quicker off the blocks, swiftly settling into a fizzing house jam rich in warm colour and tone and driven by crisp Roland rhythms, whilst the final arrangement is surely the most eminently danceable with yet more warm analogue patterns and Hitchcockian synth drones worming their way around a skipping techno beat. Simply superb!
Ben Sims, Jimpster, Domenic Cappello, Matt Long (FINA Records/mono_cult), Miles Simpson, Ernie (Minuendo Recordings), Reade Truth, Bantam Lions, Michael Zucker - Finale / Balance, Karousel, Kayne Cross, Milton Jackson, Satore (Hizou Deep Rooted Music), Andre Lodemann, M50, Juno Recommends Deep House, Medlar, Zoo Look, Jorge Caiado (Balance / Groovement), Giorgio Luceri, Ed Maddams, GREYMATTER, Ney Faustini, 7 Citizens / Praterei, Chromatic Filters, Kastil (Soul Notes/Stale), Djs: Most Charted - Deep House, Meschi, Rikki Humphrey, Villa Savoye, Sameed
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