Where are you based? Now I live in Mestre, that’s a part of Venice on the dry land. Venice in Italy, I mean.
If you have been a regular here for a while then Yozo Kumitake of Koenji`s EAD Records should need very little introduction.
Larry Heard now resides in Memphis, Tennessee, but famously hails from Chicago, Illinois. Saving lunch money for Sly & The Family Stone 45s, his potential career as a teacher, lawyer, or architect, was hijacked by music in the last year of high school.
An ace of Bass, that resonants like a bell, House Joannas and Korg duck call Brass (last heard on Ruf Dug`s “Sorta Rican”). New Wave, Cure-like, guitar figures (on “Ndzhihere Bhi”) and Techno edges.
Farley & Heller and one of I-Level. The Mondays (or more accurately the backing singer), a geetar and a “block-rocking” beat, fore shadowing the Chemical Brothers just a tad.
Quando Quango. T-Coy. Mark Kamins at Danceteria. Electro and Latin. Colourbox and a London Warehouse Party.
Maxmillion Dunbar’s “Woo Daps” is an almost hour long, free mixtape.
At the heart of Mop Mop is Andrea Benini, a musician, producer and composer from Cesena, Italy, currently residing in Berlin.
Sergey & Alexander, Simple Symmetry from Moscow, Russia, with P-Funk roots and “Incredible Adventures In Khazar Khaganate” on Glenview.
Frank Gossner`s career as a DJ began 1994 in Berlin with parties held to celebrate the re-release of the Soundtrack to Jess Franco`s “Vampyros Lesbos”. Frank took this party all over Germany and eventually in 1996 to New York where it continued for a further 4 years.
Where are you based? Stroud, Glouscestershire. It’s in the Cotswolds, great views, great walks, great beer.