Together as 6th Borough Project, Craig Mitchell and Graeme "The Revenge" Clark have been a fixture of Delusions of Grandeur from the off, regularly transmitting their trademark brand of chunky disco-flecked house over the label's ongoing duration. The Vibes EP marks the duo's first material for Delusions since last year's well received debut album One Night In The Borough and finds them in fine fettle. Lead track "The Vibes" sees Mitchell and Clark in dark yet playful mood, with slick drum edits melding perfectly with eponymous vocal samples and a thick analogue bassline laying down the warehouse worthiness, while the arrival of orchestral strings provides the emotive release. Chicago Damn takes the track somewhere else on the accompanying remix, possibly his favourite productions since that killer debut Merc emission, stripping it back to a battle between high and low elements that must sound epic on a big system. Those craving some classic 6BP will revel in the luxurious expanses of "Just A New Day" that waits an absolute age to drop a beast of a bassline - well worth it though.
Jimpster, DAVIS [BR], Sean, Aaron Dae (Razor-N-Tape), Olivier Desmet, Replika (Deso, Swedish Brandy), Slow It Down, Watson, Thatmanmonkz (Shadeleaf Music), Paul Thornton (Dig Deep / Reboot), Sahin Meyer, PRECIOUS K, Anthony Mansfield, Mike W - Kolour LTD, Session Victim, Juno Recommends Deep House, Deepchild, GWEN (SPACE BREAKS RECORDS), Downtown Party Network, Francis Inferno Orchestra, Dj Rame Pastaboys, Chicago Damn, Chamboche, Cottam, OLDERIC, Duff Disco, Roni Nachum (Ubertramp Records), Fabio Monesi (Wilson Records), Moustache Love, Fog, Only Children, Mat Chiavaroli, Glenview Records Inc, SIMON OZBIZTON, Melbourne Deepcast, Kito Jempere, Jack Fell Down, Giovanni Zanforlin, Ponty Mython (Dirt Crew)
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