DATE: March 5th, 2014
London-based producer Mike Norris, aka Fort Romeau, continues to turn out quality house tunes. Later this month, he’ll be dropping a new three-track EP, called “Her Dream”, his debut release for Frankfurt’s Live at Robert Johnson imprint, which follows last year’s superb “Stay”/”True” EP for Ghostly International.
In the meantime, the producer has made available a stream of the record’s seven-minute title track-just another fine example of Fort Romeau’s eclectic sound. The “Her Dream” arrives on March 17th. You can preview the whole thing here.
DATE: October 11th, 2013
CATEGORIES: mpFree, News
Check out the video for Cut Copy’s latest single “Free Your Mind”, starring True Blood’s Alexander Skarsgård as a cult leader. Taken from the band’s upcoming fourth album of the same title, which drops on November 5 via Loma Vista/Modular.
DATE: October 1st, 2013
Fort Romeau can do no wrong at the moment. Fresh off the release of his “Stay”/”True” EP via Ghostly, the London producer takes us for a ride with his great remix of Cut Copy’s new single “Free Your Mind”. In Fort Romeau’s capable hands, the original track is stretched out to eight minutes of driving hypnotic piano house.
“Free Your Mind” is taken from the Cut Copy’s upcoming fourth album of the same title, which drops on November 5 via Loma Vista/Modular. You can pre-order the vinyl here.
DATE: August 14th, 2013
London-based house producer Fort Romeau seems to be on quite a roll lately, and continues his prolific streak with a new EP, entitled “Stay” / “True”, which drops on September 16 via Ghostly. It comes after his superb single “Jetée” / “Desire”, which was released back in June, and there’s a brand new track for your listening pleasure. Here’s “Stay True”, a slow-burning, deep track that hits all the right places. Give it a spin above.
DATE: August 7th, 2013
Gold Panda’s second single “Community”, a standout track from his recently released second album “Half Of Where You Live”, gets a serious makeover from his Ghostly labelmate Fort Romeau.
In the capable hands of British producer Fort Romeau, the original tune, a house-tinged reflection on cultural divides in London, is transformed into an eight-plus-minute rework of smooth house grooves and warm synth pads. It’s a piece of beauty. Give it a spin above.
Gold Panda’s “Half Of Where You Live” is out now via Ghostly International. Get it here.
Update: Here’s the video for “Community”, shot in Derwin’s local area of Brixton.
DATE: June 19th, 2013
OFF we go again. For those who missed it, here’s our latest episode of our weekly live radio show “OFF The Road”, featuring new tracks by Todd Terje, Peter & The Magician, Ejeca, The Swiss, Flume, Fort Romeau, Isolée and more. We’ll be back for more rides this Saturday on Off Radio, from 22:00 to 23:00 EET.
Make sure to check out our previous radio shows on Mixcloud. Stay gas!
01. Disclosure – You & Me (Flume Remix)
02. Isolée – Dennis
03. The Swiss – Elouisa (Villa Remix)
04. Majestique – Must Get There
05. Martin Virgin – To The Stars
06. Elephanz – Time For A change (Pyramid Remix)
07. John Camp – All Ya Gotta Do (Justin Miller & Jacques Renault Remix)
08. Fort Romeau – Jetée
09. Peter & The Magician – On My Brain (feat. Sophie Galpin)
10. Ejeca – Rosario
11. Todd Terje – Strandbar (Disko)
12. Darktown Strutters – Evil Eye
DATE: June 14th, 2013
CATEGORIES: mpFree, News
London’s house producer Mike Greene, aka Fort Romeau, is ready to drop his debut single “Jetée”/”Desire” for Ghostly International, which follows the “SW9″ 12” single on Spectra Sound from earlier this year.
You can now listen to the A-Side “Jetée”, an elegant, driving deep house cut that that just keeps on giving. Give the track a spin above, and download Fort Romeau’s sublime remix of Holy Other’s “Held” for free below. Fill it up!
Fort Romeau’s “Jetée”/”Desire” will arrive on June 24th.
DATE: February 15th, 2013
From a studio near the sea, Dublin’s David Kitt continues his New Jackson adventures, making nocturnal house jams with a ghostly disco tint. After releasing the solid “The Night Mail” EP on local label Pogo Recordings in 2011, New Jackson returns with his gorgeous debut release “Sat Around Here Waiting” for John Talabot’s label, Hivern Discs. His new 12” also features two remixes by Fort Romeau and Pional. Give “Sat Around Here Waiting” a spin above, and shoot out the lights.
New Jackson’s new 12″, “Sat Around Here Waiting” EP, will be released on March 4th.
We suggest you revisit New Jackson’s cool animated video for their great tune “The Night Mail”. Directed by Fergal Brennan.
DATE: February 4th, 2013
[Artwork: Yannis Dragasakis]
Hey vrooomers, it’s time to round up the Top 15 most downloaded tracks from the past 31 days or so on La.Ga.Sta. Check out the full list below, and relive the magic of January’s most popular mpFrees. As always, this is your Top 15 chart. Fill it up!
DATE: February 4th, 2013
For those who missed it, here is our latest radio show “OFF The Road #41″. It features some of our favorite new tunes from Disclosure, Lindstrøm, Compuphonic & Kolombo, Goldroom, Chordashian, Coma, It’s A Fine Line, and more. You can now listen/download it below. We’ll l be back for more rides next Saturday on Off Radio, from 22:00 to 23:00 EET. Also, you can check our previous radio shows on Mixcloud. Join us again for another ride!
01. It’s A Fine Line – Edit Service 8
02. Coma – Hoooooray
03. Volta Cab – Always In The Place (Session Victim Remix)
04. Charli XCX – You (Ha Ha Ha) (Goldroom Remix)
05. Grizzly Bear – Gun Shy (Lindstrøm Remix)
06. Jimmy & Fred – I See Lights (Karmon Remix)
07. Compuphonic & Kolombo – Sand Storm
08. Nile Delta – Dance To The Rhythm B
09. Disclosure – White Noise (feat. AlunaGeorge)
10. Le Crayon – Cosma
11. Fort Romeau – Love (Dub)
12. Chordashian – Cold Nights
13. Mitzi – Modern Life
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