Anyway, on to important things. Here’s my list:
1.Loco Dice || Harissa || Cadenza
2006 was a big year for Mr. Dice Corleone (apparently his real name!) and production buddy Martin Buttrich (more on him later on). Releases like “Seeing Through Shadows”, “Flight LB7475” and Latex’ “Porcupine” rocked dancefloors as well as bedrooms everywhere. The best though, came last. “Harissa” follows Cadenza’s back catalogue by combining the minimal aesthetics with a touch of latin rhythms and neo-psychedelia (see also Villalobos’ “AchSo” from last year for instance). All four tracks are top quality material.
2.Cobblestone Jazz || Dump Truck || Wagon Repair
A busy year for Mathew Jonson’s outfit as well. Besides this 12” they also released the stellar “India In Me” and the deep house effort “Creator EP”. …