Psychadelic Pedestrian, Notch –  Psychadelik Pedestrian v Notch Remixes
Uplifting house music, straight from the source.
Geolm –  One Hundred Sights EP
Tightly produced ambient house. Individually lovely samples achieve greatness in arrangement.
Various Artists –  netwaves 04.28: new beats
Deep House compilation. Fusion of podcast (as a 60 minute mix track) and compilation (10 individual tracks) in one free format.
Various Artists –  Super Sommer Clubbing-Charts
Disco fuel. Decent party music compilation from Germany.
Various Artists –  We Are Bevlar 2
Lavish dance tracks. Old-school underground house from the ’00s.
In Vitro –  Deep Hope
Minimal house. Repetitive beats and only subtle changes in harmonics introduce an element of trance (pun intended).
Galavis –  Not Enough
Simple dancefloor loops. Not winning awards for subtlety, this EP knows how to create catchy loops.
Various Artists –  Toucan Music Presents 2016
Excellent trance mix. Toucan Music is one of the household names for well-produced electronic dance music in the Creative Commons scene. It has been releasing free music as a netlabel for more than ten years now, and its annual mixes never fail to impress. Last year’s mix contains 20 tracks.
Stay Ali –  If Only Leiner Came Back
Stay Ali are among of my favourite electronic music artists. They virtuously mix dance music with vintage game console sound (chiptunes). I already wrote a review of Vati Vati EP some years ago, which I prefer as my favourite EP. This release is published at Superbutton, a netlabel that specialisesd in chiptunes and closely related […]
Stay Ali –  Vati Vati EP
Stay Ali is a trio from Sweden founded in 2006 by then 15-year-old guys. They produce an energetic mix of techno, electro and disco music. They remind me of Fatboy Slim; especially this release sounds like it was influenced by Justice. If you want some good dance music for a party, get this album! But […]