March 5th, 2014
[Artwork: Yannis Dragasakis]
Here we go again. It’s time to round up the Top 15 most downloaded tracks of February on La.Ga.Sta. It’s no surprise that Moon Boots’ brilliant track “C.Y.S.”, which everyone seems to love, is top of the list. It also features great tunes from The Juan Maclean, Chromeo, Holy Ghost!, Cyclist, Touch Sensitive, Crayon, Larry Gus, Slow Hands, Pixelated, and more.
As always, this is your chart. Get your fill of the most popular mpFrees below. Speed it up!
Top 15 February 2014:
01. Moon Boots: “C.Y.S.”
02. The Juan Maclean: “Get Down (With My Love)”
03. Chromeo feat. Toro Y Moi: “Come Alive” [Onra Remix]
04. Joshua Collins: “To The End” [Cyclist Remix]
05. Holy Ghost!: “Bridge & Tunnel” [Midnight Magic Remix]
06. Klaves: “Return”
07. Jupiter: “Juicy Lucy” [Crayon Remix]
08. Sam Sparro: “Hang On 2 Your Love” [Pixelated Remix]
09. Alison Valentine: “Curious” [Chrome Sparks Disco Remix]
10. Dr. Midnight: “Knife” [Slow Hands Remix]
11. Gang Gang Dance: “House Jam” [Benoit & Sergio Edit]
12. Mighty Mouse: “Shaker Faker”
13. Touch Sensitive: “Slowments”
14. Chris Malinchak: “Forever”
15. Cut Copy: “We Are Explorers” [Larry Gus Remix]
TAGS: Alison Valentine, Benoit & Sergio, Chart, Chris Malinchak, Chrome Sparks, Chromeo, Crayon, Cut Copy, Cyclist, Dr. Midnight, Edit, Gang Gang Dance, Holy Ghost, Joshua Collins, Jupiter, Larry Gus, Midnight Magic, Mighty Mouse, Moon Boots, Mp3, Remix, Slow Hands, The Juan MacLean, Toro Y Moi, Touch Sensitive
December 16th, 2013
It’s truly been a long time coming, but Male Madame’s, the project of New York producers Ryan Cavanagh, aka Slow Hands, and Nick Dalagelis, aka One Of Them, brand-new track “Sunny Saint Mark” is finally here. “Sunny Saint Mark”, the pair’s first release of a two part series on Brooklyn’s Lou Teti label, Tigers On A Leash, is a piece of pure beauty full of warmth and personality. Better yet, the release comes with two great remixes by Berlin-based Irish house producer Mark Flynn, aka The Drifter, and frequent Slow Hands collaborator Dave Robertson, aka Cameo Culture.
The “Sunny Saint Mark” EP is out now on Tigers On A Leash. Preview the whole thing here, and then buy your copy here. Turn the radio on and let’s drive far away.
TAGS: Male Madame, Nick Dalagelis, Ryan Cavanagh, Slow Hands
October 20th, 2013
Slow Hands: “Fail”
New Yorker Ryan Cavanagh, aka Slow Hands, never fails to disappoint with his quality tunes. This Sunday afternoon we take a ride with his sublime track “Fail”, taken from the first vinyl-only release “Full Support. Will Play.” from Baltimore-based label, More Or Less.
TAGS: More Or Less., Slow Hands
September 25th, 2013
It’s always great when a new track from New York-based producer Ryan Cavanagh, aka Slow Hands, comes our way. His latest offering, the blissful and nostalgic “I Wish I Knew”, is “an experiment with making music totally live,” according to the man himself. Yes, you can always count on Slow Hands for quality. Can’t wait to hear his upcoming debut album on Wolf + Lamb.
“I Wish I Knew” will arrive on October 5th as part of the first release from Death On The Balcony’s new imprint, Vice & Virtue Recordings. The release also features tracks from Death on the Balcony, Adham Zahran & Hisham Zahran, and Jamie Trench. You can preview the whole thing here.
TAGS: Death On The Balcony, Slow Hands
September 20th, 2013
São Paulo-based trio Schoolbell, comprised of Camila Sato, Alexandre Molinari and Eduardo Ramos, first caught our attention with their infectious, disco-flavored track “Spin Me” (check out the video here). Now, Schoolbell are ready to keep the good vibes going with their upcoming, vinyl-only EP “Spin Me”.
The release features the original title track alongside remixes from New York duo Worst Friends, aka Slow Hands and Tom Croose, rising Stockholm-based producer Johan Cederberg, aka HNNY, São Paulo’s Kurc and Brooklyn-based William Rauscher, aka Night Plane. It also includes a brand new jam, called “New Club Track”. Can we ask for more?
Before you try to get your hands on that slab of wax, you can now preview Worst Friends’ blissful rework of “Spin Me”, and HNNY’s dancefloor-ready remix of the same track. Two different but equally excellent remixes.
The “Spin Me” EP will arrive in October via Gop Tun. Stream the whole thing here.
TAGS: HNNY, Kurc, Night Plane, Remix, Schoolbell, Slow Hands, Tom Croose, Worst Friends
May 29th, 2013
Boston’s Tanner Ross and Ryan Cavannah, aka Slow Hands, deliver this excellent downtempo soulful version of “My Way”, the second single from Somerset-based producer, DJ and Aus/Simple boss Will Saul’s upcoming debut album “Getting Closer”, under the Close alias.
This sultry take on “My Way”, which features the vocals from Joe Dukie of Fat Freddy’s Drop, will appear on Close’s debut LP instead of the original version. The single “My Way”, which also includes remixes by Dusky snd Midland, is out now. Get it here.
Close’s album “Getting Closer” will drop on June 11th via !K7 Records.
TAGS: Close, Joe Dukie, Slow Hands, Tanner Ross, Will Saul
OFF The Road #52 by La.Ga.Sta. on Mixcloud
Start your week off right with the latest episode of our weekly live radio show “OFF The Road”. You can now listen/download it below. We’ll be back for more rides next Saturday on Off Radio, from 22:00 to 23:00 EET. Also, check our previous radio shows on Mixcloud. Stay gas!
01. Reptile Youth – Fear (Slow Hands Remix)
02. Chasing Kurt – From The Inside
03. Finnebassen – Baby (Debonair Remix)
04. Paulie – Spread Love
05. A/jus/ted – A Brighter Light (feat. Jeremy Glenn)
06. Boris Dlugosch feat. Róisín Murphy – Look Around You (Maxxi Soundsystem Remix)
07. Propellers – Midnight kiss (ATTAR! Remix)
08. Kölsch – Goldfisch
09. Russ Chimes – Turn Me Out (Extended Mix)
10. Classixx – All You’re Waiting For (feat. Nancy Whang)
11. Shit Robot – Feels Real (feat. Jenr)
12. Juveniles – Fantasy
Download “OFF The Road #52″ here [81 mb]
TAGS: A/JUS/TED, ATTAR!, Boris Dlugosch, Chasing Kurt, Classixx, Debonair, Finnebassen, Jeremy Glenn, Juveniles, Kölsch, Maxxi Soundsystem, OFF The Road, Propellers, Radio Show, Reptile Youth, Róisín Murphy, Russ Chimes, Shit Robot, Slow Hands
A track for Sunday.
Reptile Youth: “Fear” [Slow Hands Remix]
TAGS: Reptile Youth, Slow Hands
March 28th, 2013
This gorgeous track has been on repeat in our car stereo for a while now. Boston’s Tanner Ross and Ryan Cavannah, aka Slow Hands, have joined forces once again to deliver “All The Same”, a delicious slice of summer house wrapped in sultry vocals and slinky basslines. For all of you waiting for warmer days, this gem should bring them closer.
“All The Same” is the first taste from the pair’s forthcoming collaborative album, which is expected to be released later this year. Can’t wait to hear more. The release comes backed with a fine remix by Baby Prince and The Bamboozla, aka Eli from Soul Clap, and a reggae mix by Jah Bless.
Tanner Ross & Slow Hands’ “All The Same” EP is out now digitally on Wolf + Lamb.
Get it here.
TAGS: Baby Prince, Ryan Cavanagh, Slow Hands, Tanner Ross, The Bamboozla
February 15th, 2013
Kasper Bjørke: “Sunrise” [Yuksek Remix]
Yuksek works his magic once again on Denmark’s Kasper Bjørke emotive disco pop gem “Sunrise”, making the song more suitable for the dancefloor. That’s the way we like it. “Sunrise”, which features Jacob Bellens on vocals, is taken from Kasper Bjørke’s last year’s “Fool” album. The remix package also includes a summery, Balearic rework by Slow Hands. You can preview the full release here.
Kasper Bjørke’s “Sunrise” EP is out now on hfn music. Get it here.
TAGS: Kasper Bjørke, Remix, Slow Hands, Yuksek