||2.||"Knockard Pearl" (Detroit Swindle remix)|
Medlar, who also produces as Klic, drops his first solo EP for London imprint Wolf Recordings. Lush chords and woozy rhodes partner up with "uh-huh" vocal snippets and tribal percussion in "The Sun". James Brown "uh's" and basic synth progressions make up "Knockard Pearl", which receives a stellar Detroit Swindle remix of bolstered stabs that verge on rave. "Govern" lowers the BPM for a shuffled groove, maintaining the lo-fi brilliance of the rest of the EP. A secret weapon for the transitional DJ.
Jonna (City Fly / Shadeleaf Music), Ender, Andy Ash, The Last Trip To Gandahar, Tomson, Replika (Deso, Swedish Brandy), West Norwood Cassette Library, Pixel82 (Plano B, Freima), Switch Groov Exp. (Bab Musique), Ionik (Traveller Records), Thatmanmonkz (Shadeleaf Music), WOLF Music, Murdoc, Paul Thornton (Dig Deep / Reboot), Martin Haberland, Brothers' Vibe, Mike W - Kolour LTD, Far Out Recordings, Roberto Rodriguez, Giant Cuts, Kwinzola, Richard Zepezauer (RZ-1), Chamboche, Love Hotel District, Sleazy Beats Recordings, Nicola Conte, GREYMATTER, Fog, Joe Bonez (Burek), The Legendary 1979 Orchestra, Melbourne Deepcast, Rivet, Waze & Odyssey, Detroit Swindle, Askell (BORG LTD), Resident Advisor, Desos, Jack Fell Down, Last Mood, Ponty Mython, Detroit Swindle, Casino Times
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