German DJ and producer Flat aka Florian Kleinschmitt debuts on Piston with the brilliant I Feel. This young up and coming artist is making bold statements with his brand of Deep House, already he has seen releases such as Get This Feeling on Rough Recordings and Say What EP on Mr Carter. Definitely one to keep an eye and an ear on in the future.
I Feel intros with a cool panning vocal that sweeps through creating wide spacious groove that is boosted with punchy kicks, super crispy open hats and sharp percussions. The track breaks to reveal a fantastic bassline that oozes deep house flavour before we kick back into the main sound and a transformed deep bass that solidifies the groove perfectly. A beautifully arranged and layered sound that will be a welcome addition in any set.
Where House sets out with a drum fuelled intro that boasts phat kicks, sharp percussions, snappy snares and a lush probing bass. Those snares deliver a top notch rhythmic groove which fast becomes the backbone of the sound. A cool high string lingers alongside scattered vocals that add a touch of character to the seemingly urban groove. Throughout the track a collection of sounds and FX come together delivering a cool upbeat vibe. The perfect set building tool that is not to be missed.
Italian DJ and producer Francis White marks his Piston debut with the fantastic three tracker, Don’t Wanna Be EP. Francis developed a love for all things Techno from an early age after experiencing many clubs in Verona. He soon found himself at the other end, behind the decks, where he refined his skills and honed his sets into relentless melody driven grooves. His tracks have seen releases on labels such as Autan Records, Fish Records, FHD Records and Crossworld to name just a few. For the last few years he has been running hiss monthly event, DOC, which has now been transformed into a label called DOC Music. Plenty more to come from this guy in the future, so keep an eye and an ear out for more.
Don’t Wanna Be intros with a classic punchy kick drum and crispy hi-hat combo that always grabs attention. Sharp claps and other subtle percussions deliver a cool rhythmic flow to the sound as grainy spoken vocals come through to get the groove moving. A solid, deep bass meanders through the sound while those tight drums force you to move. A very fresh sound that will definitely get the floors buzzing.
Futurity sets off with a filtered kick which joined by a slicing hat that and some cool vocal sounds that pop up along the way. The kicks get a massive thump added as the track lifts off with its infectious groove. The rolling bass line becomes a main focus in the sound while a cool house atmosphere builds up in the background. Expertly tweaked filters keep the track bouncing along nicely as those one shot vocals add that urban vibe. Superb stuff that will be a welcome addition in your box.
True Life intros with a nice solid kick drum a shuffling hat pattern that gathers pace and lets the rhythm loose. Cool, sweeping synths are joined by an equally cool spoken vocal and lead us into a superb bass line that sets the track off beautifully. Francis has a knack for building on the groove at every turn, subtle filters here and there keep the sound fresh and the vocals give the track a dark edge that works perfectly. You will find yourself on the dance floor with this one as tight drums keep the rhythm flowing. A must have track that will not disappoint.
This week we have a dj set by label boss Rogerio Martins, broadcasted last week on Deeper Sounds show on 06AM Ibiza Underground Radio from our good friend Andy Eastough – you can follow it show here: https://soundcloud.com/dj-andy-eastough, featuring tracks from Demarkus Lewis, Brame & Hamo, Francis White, Cerillo, Boosh, Steve Lawler, Claudio Coccoluto and more!
1º Demarkus Lewis – You Take Me (Original Mix)
2º The Mekanism – Sweet Monday (Original Mix)
3º Brame & Hamo – Four Lights (Original Mix)
4º Demarkus Lewis – Okay (Original Mix)
5º Demarkus Lewis featurings Marissa Guzman – If Ya Fall (Dub)
6º Jan Van Lier – Dorado (Ben A Future Remix)
7º Francis White – Don’t Wanna Be (Original Mix)
8º The Mekanism – Felicidad (SEK Raw Mix)
9º Jhonsson – Montreal (Original Mix)
10º Cerillo – What I Want (Original Mix)
11º Boosh – Be A Woman (Original Mix)
12º Steve Lawler – Libertine (Original Mix)
13º Claudio Coccoluto – Discoflavor (Original Mix)