[It] starts in the mid 80s and ends around the mid 2000s, just as footwork was becoming a new sound/thing….
- Jody “Fingers” Finch - Jack Your Big Booty (BHQ No Acid Vocal)
- Frankie Kuckles - Baby Wants To Ride
- Mark Imperial - Dissin All Hoes (46th Street Dub)
- MD III - The Pressure Cooker (M.D.’s Klub Mixx)
- Candy J - Why Are You Wasting My Time (Club Mix)
- Mark Imperial - J’adore Danser (Club Mix)
- Adonis - No Way Back
- Armando - Morse Code
- Gant-Man - Juke Dat Girl From Tha Back
- Paul Johnson - Construction Work
- Jammin Gerald - Pass It To The Homie
- Waxmaster - Footwerk 97
- Houz Mon - Fear The Worlddd
- Eric Martin - If You Ride N My Truck (FTP Up 96 Mix)
- DJ Deeon - 3 Fine Hoez
- DJ D-Man & Billy Boy - Dooky Boody (D-Man Club Version)
- DJ Puff - Bang The Box
- Jammin Gerald - Hold Up
- Greedy J & Sleepy J - Nation Hoe
- DJ Milton - JR Funeral
- Dj Puncho - Let me C U Juke
- Parris Mitchell - Muthafuckin Dog
- Dj Clent - Back Seat Hoe
- Green Velvet - Shake & Pop (Gant-Man’s Juke Remix)
- Traxman - Get Down Lil Mama
- Dj Funk - Bounce Dat Ass
- RP Boo - Speakers R-4 (Sounds)
Source: SoundCloud / SSENSE
New month and for Doce Pulgadas a new Focus On … On this occasion the legendary New York label Ibadan Records led by Jerome Sydenham. Founded in 1995 to fulfill of Sydenham’s search for an outlet for his own creative and entrepreneurial skills. The label recently celebrated its 15-year anniversary in 2010; while also reaching over 100 releases to date under the imprint’s motto: A higher quality experience in music.
Label founder Jerome Sydenham’s artistic ambitions for Ibadan Records couldn’t be clearer. From the earliest years of acoustic, afro-tinged house to the Pan-African Electro of the 10″ series, to more recent explorations into Techno and Tech House, the sound of Ibadan has always pioneered new directions in dance music.
Over the years, Ibadan Records has had countless of iconic releases of critical acclaim, including Joe Claussell’s compilation Language in 1999, which features productions by Claussell, Sydenham, Chandler, Marc Cary and Dele Sosimi. On release considered today as a milestone in Deep House.
Among the latest endeavors for Ibadan is the launch of two new label imprints; Apotek Records and Avocado Records, created to push the boundaries of Techno.
1. Dennis Ferrer - Son of Raw [Ibadan Records]
2. Jerome Sydenham, Tiger Stripes - Elevation (Radio Slave’s Panorama Garage Remix)
3. Ferrer & Syenham Inc. - Sandcastles (Pete Heller Re-Edit) [Ibadan Records]
4. Jerome Sydenham, Katsuya Sano - Seed [Ibadan Records]
5. Jerome Sydenham, Katsuya Sano - Mud Sweat [Ibadan Records]
6. Ferrer & Sydenham Inc. - The Back Door [Ibadan Records]
7. Jerome Sydenham, Kerri Chandler - 36 Degrees (Tokyo Dub) [Ibadan Records]
8. Mission Control - Outta Limits [Ibadan Records]
9. Ferrer & Sydenham Inc. - Timbuktu (Pan African Electro Beats) [Ibadan Records]
10. Jerome Sydenham - Free Love feat. Katsuya Sano [Ibadan Records]
11. The Songstress - See Line Woman (Vocal) [Ibadan Records]
Q:wow i wasn't following your music blog for so long, seriously kickin myself right now. wickkked tunes mon.
thank you. I should stop neglecting it.
SUGAR HILL GANG - HOT HOT SUMMER (THEO PARRISH EDIT)
theo parrish posts make about 10% of this blog
Morning Factory - Ron Trent & Chez Damier [Prescription, 1994]
The ultimate ode to New York’s Sound Factory. I read an interview lately in which Ron states that this is essentially a dub record, which makes sense what with the clap on the 4th kick drum.
Read that interview here.
Beautification – David Alvarado – Peacefrog
Toxic Flowers – Trus’me ReRubWorkout – White
Pression – Adesse – Make Love In Public Spaces
Hall Of Confusion – Ark & Pit Spector – Circus Company
Ring Round Heart -Trus’me – Skudge
Snow and Clouds – Herva – Delsin
Atlas – Voiceless – Bohemium Groove
You Better Hear (XDB remix) – Massimo Di Lena – Prime Numbers
Got Me Somethin (Trus’me remix)- Dan Curtin – Holic Music
Moonlight Kiss ( Skudge remix) – Trus’me – Prime Numbers
Electric Shock – Daniel Bell – Accelerate
Dark Manoeuvres – Envoy – Soma
Loop 1 – Eight Miles High – Running Back
Lovelee Dae (Eight Miles High remix) – Blaze – Urban Tracks
Just Close Your Eyes – Gecko – Federation of Drums