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Spektre – ‘Cyclic Operations’(Preview)

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on October 18, 2013 by E.N.

Spektre - 'Cyclic Operations'Spektre
Cyclic Operations
(Toolroom) TOOL237/01Z
Release Date: 04/11/13

Welcomed back onto the label with their Toolroom debut album ‘Cyclic Operations’, Spektre look set to smash the Techno charts as Filthy Rich and Paul Maddox deliver one of the most anticipated artist albums of 2013.

This dynamic duo are widely considered to be one of the best new, up and coming acts of the year gaining support from some of the world’s best Techno DJs and producers including Carl Cox, Dubfire, Richie Hawtin & Sven Vath, alongside collaborations with UMEK, Christian Cambas, Miniminds, Subfractal and remixes by artists including Uto Karem, Jon Rundell, Gorge, Nicole Moudaber, Christian Smith and Wehbba.

Returning to Toolroom after their debut Techno banger ‘Turbine’ featured on the hugely successful Rhythm Distrikt compilation, this prestigious production duo are back with a release which showcases their killer hooks and distinctive sounds alongside haunting vocals and deep, atmospheric tones. ‘Cyclic Operations’ captures the best of Spektre’s unique sound, starting off, delving into the darker side of Techno and finishing leaving the listener with those classic slick, smooth, Techno vibes.

Including 14 tracks and a full-length DJ mix, the album is cleverly divided up by a series of short musical interludes; ‘Introduction’ with its dark vocals, ‘Intersection’ with its futuristic, apocalyptic feel and ‘Intervention’ which is more uplifting and upbeat. Album highlights include ‘Let Me Tell You’ which features the strong vocals of Montserrat, ‘Sense In Madness’ with its spooky synths and powerful basslines, the mystical ‘Ghosts In The Machine’ with its futuristic sounds, the feel good summer tune ‘Opus’ and the beautiful ‘Steel City Sunrise’ which ends the album with smooth echoing vocals and a chilled melodic atmosphere.

Beautifully atmospheric, ‘Cyclic Operations’ is an album that will connect with DJ’s and producers across the dance spectrum; a glorious culmination of all things dark and wonderful. This is one Toolroom release that you cannot afford to miss! EXSPEKT THE UNEXSPEKTED…

Tracklist:
01 – Introduction
02 – Reverion
03 – Let Me Tell You
04 – We Are One
05 – Turbine
06 – Sense in Madness
07 – Forerunner
08 – Intersection
09 – Skuz
10 – Ghosts in the Machine
11 – Parabolica
12 – Intervention
13 – Opus
14 – Steel City Sunrise

Spektre – ‘Cyclic Operations’ is out on 4th November

www.spektre.co.uk

Honey Dijon new Toolroom Records release, free Madonna Remix + more

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 18, 2011 by E.N.

Honey Dijon spices things up with new
Toolroom Records release, Madonna Remix + more

Honey Dijon feat Dajae “Until The Day” features remixes from Alex Kenji, Uner and Aki Bergen…Listen to all the tracks here

Free Download:
Madonna – “Erotica (Honey Dijon and Sebastian Manuel Edit)”

Download the brand new 60 minute Joonbug promo mix featuring tracks from Lojak, Spencer Parker, Nicole Moudaber, Gary Beck, Honey Dijon and more

For its latest release, Toolroom Records teams NYC’s DJ/producer/remixer Honey Dijon and classic house vocalist Dajae on the smash single “Until The Day.”

With Honey Dijon hailing from Chicago and now based in New York, the styles of both of these influential cities are reflected in her original mix of ‘Until The Day’. The old school house of Chicago is accented with the deep underground vibes of the Big Apple that combined with inflections of Dajae’s soulful vocal make this an instant classic. On the remix front, Italy’s Alex Kenji, delivers a pumping edit that will get any main room rocking. Uner demonstrates his versatility as a producer with a re-rub inspired by the 909, while another of Italy’s finest; Aki Bergen provides the perfect after party alternative.

A native of the Windy City, Honey was first inspired by the legendary house sounds of such DJ pioneers as Ron Hardy, Derrick Carter, Mark Farina, and Frankie Knuckles. When she moved to New York, Honey became great friends with even more influential DJ’s, including the amazing Danny Tenaglia, who finally urged her to get behind the decks. Although she spins a distinct Chicago sound with inflections of the deep New York underground, Honey prides herself on a style that is all her own. In fact, Honey is one of the few DJ’s in recent years to defy pigeon-holing. She draws from a wide repertoire of musical styles; from old school Chicago house, disco, tech-house, tribal, funk, soul, and R&B.

Honey is entering one of the most prolific times in her career as a DJ, producer and remixer. In addition to the release of “Until The Day,” Honey recently remixed Casey Spooner’s “Faye Dunayway” and is also planning remixes for Jessica 6 and DJ Chus, plus a brand new original track for Toolroom entitled “The Mix Up.” As a DJ, Honey holds two weekly residencies in New York City – Friday’s “Clubber Down Disco” (expect to hear Salsoul, Prelude, and West End disco alongside house classics) at the legendary Chelsea Hotel and Sunday’s “Haus” at Cielo (deep to tech house, minimal, tribal, boompty, vocals as well as soulful house classics).

Honey Dijon is also big into fashion and recent gigs for such clients as Visionare, Hermes, Chloe, The CFDA Awards, Loewe, Narciso Rodriguez and other global taste-makers are making her one of the most sought after DJ’s for top fashion calendar events.

Honey Dijon feat Dajae“Until The Day”

1) Original Mix
2) Alex Kenji Remix
3) Uner’s 909 Mix
4) Aki Bergen’s Old Skool Party Mix

Toolroom Records
August 15, 2011

Beatport Exclusive

Upcoming Releases

Jessica 6 – “Prisoner of Love feat Antony (Honey Dijon and Sebastian Manuel Remix)”
Peacefrog Records

DJ Chus – “The Darkside (Honey Dijon and Sebastian Manuel)”
Deeperefect Records

DJ Chus – “A Night Summer Dream”
Stereo Productions

Honey Dijon and Sebastian Manuel – “The Mix Up”
Toolroom Records

Live Dates

8/19/2011 New York City – Clubber Down Disco
8/21/2011 New York City – HAUS
8/26/2011 New York City – Clubber Down Disco
8/27/2011 San Francisco – Mighty (w/ David Harness and Quentin Harris)
8/28/2011 New York City – HAUS
9/04/2011 Toronto – Sunnyside Pavillion (w/ DJ Sneak)
09/04/2011 Toronto – The Hoxton

www.toolroomrecords.com

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