Life on Planets: “So True”

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April 23rd, 2015
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Baltimore-based soft-spoken, hard-rocking duo Life on Planets, composed of multi-instrumentalist Phill and producer/DJ Patrick, have made quite a name for themselves over the past two years delivering well-crafted deep house tunes infused with folk funk and jazz elements. Now, they’re finally gearing up to release their debut album called “Curious Palace”, set to drop on June 29th via Wolf + Lamb Records. Here’s the record’s first single “So True”, another fine example of the duo’s signature sound. Give it a spin or two above.

Life on Planets’ new single “So True” will arrive on May 18th, backed with two remixes by Prince Monaco and Wolf + Lamb.

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Life on Planets: “Fork In The Path”

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Cameo Culture: “Precious (Wolf + Lamb 7am Mix)”

DATE:
March 23rd, 2015
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Brooklyn-based producer Dave Robertson, aka Cameo Culture, who first wowed us with his solid first solo EP “Night Swimming”, released back in 2012 on No. 19 Music, has returned with his new single “Precious”, the first taste from his forthcoming debut album “Burning Bright” for Wolf + Lamb Records. The release also comes backed with a great “7am” remix from the mighty Brooklyn duo Wolf + Lamb, who add their signature touch to the track, making it the ideal piece to warm up sunrise and daytime dancefloors. It doesn’t get any better than this. Give this six-minute remix a spin above and ride with us.

The “Precious” EP is out now digitally via Wolf + Lamb Records. The album “Burning Bright” will arrive on March 30th. Get it here.

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Cameo Culture: “Parts Of You And I” [Slow Hands Remix]

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Monkey Safari: “Cranes (Wolf + Lamb Remix)”

DATE:
January 19th, 2015
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Monkey Safari, the German house duo made up of brothers Lars and Sven, make a welcome return with their blissed-out new single “Cranes”, a wonderfully piece of melodious house that clocks in at almost nine minutes. Here we have for you a gorgeous remix of the track from Brooklyn’s Wolf + Lamb. Once again, the mighty duo of Zev Eisenberg and Gadi “Baby Prince” Mizrahi deliver something special. Give the remix of “Cranes” a spin above, and get into the groove. Below, you can stream the original version.

The “Cranes” single, which also features a fine remix by Danish producer Kölsch, will arrive on January 30th via Monkey Safari’s own imprint Hommage.

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An Edit To Remember #78

DATE:
October 11th, 2014
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Another Saturday, another “edit to remember”. Let’s take a drive down memory lane with “Conscious”, a sublime edit of Womack & Womack’s 1988 classic “Conscious Of My Conscience” from the infamous Boston duo Soul Clap. This rework originally appeared on the first installment of Wolf + Lamb’s Black edit series, which was released back in 2009.

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An Edit To Remember #77

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Life on Planets: “Fork In The Path”

DATE:
August 22nd, 2014
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Baltimore-based soft-spoken, hard-rocking duo Life on Planets, who first caught our attention earlier this year with their debut single “Apollo”, recently dropped their superb first EP called “A Public Affair” for Wolf + Lamb’s Double Standard Records. It’s a fine collection of four delicate, folk-tinged downtempo house tunes tailor made for your next summer car ride. Here, we have “Fork In The Path”, our favorite cut from that release, for your listening pleasure. Give it a spin or two above. Good times.

Life on Planets’ debut EP “A Public Affair” is out now on vinyl via Double Standard, while the digital version will come out on August 25th. Pick you your 12” here.

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Slow Hands: “Everything (We Are)” EP

DATE:
August 7th, 2014
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Hailing from New York City’s underground house scene, Ryan Cavanagh, aka Slow Hands, is someone we’ve been following for a long, long time. This incredibly talented producer, DJ and live musician never ceases to amaze us with his solid disco-tinged house jams of low-slung rhythms and deep, sultry vibes, rich in melody and emotion. He always just makes music that gets you thinking and feeling as much as dancing, and also does so alongside friend John Paul Jones, aka Tom Croose, as Worst Friends and Greek-raised, New York-based producer Niko Dalagelis, aka One Of Them, as Male Madame. “I want my music to be made for all places, and atmospheres,” he says.

After a long wait and months of building anticipation, Slow Hands has finally dropped his first proper EP “Everything (We Are)” that gives us plenty of reasons to get excited about his upcoming debut album “I’ll Find Me”, which is expected sometime later this year via Wolf + Lamb. The four-track EP, consisting of three originals and a remix of the title track by Brooklyn-based producer and frequent collaborator Dave Robertson, aka Cameo Culture, is a great example of Slow Hands at his best. It’s not surprising that this freshly released EP has arrived in summertime; acoustic guitars, slinky grooves, hazy melodies, and balmy atmospheres make these tracks tailor-made for endless warm evenings and sunbaked road trips. And yes, it’s a ride not to be missed.

The “Everything (We Are)” EP is out now on vinyl on Wolf + Lamb Records, while the digital version will come out on September 15th. Pick up your 12” here. Below, you can watch a teaser video for Slow Hands’ long-awaited debut LP “I’ll Find Me”.

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mpFree: Dr. Midnight: “Knife” [Slow Hands Remix]
mpFree: Slow Hands: “Rhabarbarum”

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Nick Monaco: “Private Practice”

DATE:
July 28th, 2014
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After having wowed us with his quality releases on Soul Clap Records, Dirtybird, and Nervous, San Francisco DJ and producer Nick Monaco of all things eclectic, sexy, and funky, will finally drop his debut full-length album on September 9th. The 10-track LP is called “Mating Call” (that’s the amazing cover above) and will feature collaborations with Brandon Cain and New York’s Ryan Cavanagh, aka Slow Hands.

Before then, we get a taste of that release with his infectious new single “Private Practice” that has been on repeat on our car stereo for a while now. The “Private Practice” EP, which also features an “Unclubbed” version of the title track and an exclusive new track called “I Can’t Breathe Without You”, will drop on August 11 via Wolf + Lamb Records. As a bonus, you can grab a free download of Nick Monaco’s retouch of Rhye’s “3 Days”, a superb edit for all you summer lovers out there.

Nick Monaco’s debut LP “Mating Call” will see a full release on September 9th via Soul Clap Records.

Download here

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Nick Monaco: “The Stalker”

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Greg Paulus & John Camp: “Remo”

DATE:
May 21st, 2014
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Let’s take a ride down to Rockaway Beach with “Remo”, a perfectly crafted downtempo tune from trumpet player, vocalist, and producer Greg Paulus, one half of No Regular Play, in collaboration with fellow Brooklyn-based producer and musician John Camp. As we read: “Remo was distinctly reminiscent of their times spent on Rockaway Beach: The trips out in the car or bus, drinking and smoking on the shore and slowly making their way back into the Brooklyn night to get crazy.”

“Remo” is taken from Greg Paulus’ new four-track EP “Scenes From Our Classic Future”, out now via Wolf + Lamb Records. The release also features two collaborative tracks with Brian Derdiarian and a radio edit of “Remo” by Tanner Ross.

You can stream the whole thing here.

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PillowTalk & Thugfucker: “Homesick”

DATE:
March 18th, 2014
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San-Francisco trio PillowTalk of all thing deep, funky and soulful, have graced our pages over the past three years. After dropping a series of solid EPs on a number of labels, including Visionquest, Life And Death, and Wolf + Lamb, PillowTalk, comprised of Sammy D, Michael Tello and Ryan Williams, finally release their debut album called “Je Ne Sais Quoi” (that’s the amazing artwork above). Described as “a soundtrack to long nights, lazy days and the hazy space between sleeping and waking”, the 13-track record was unquestionably worth the wait.

“Je Ne Sais Quoi” is an eclectic album with large elements of soul, boogie, classic R&B, and house that takes the listener on a magic ride. It’s quite hard to pick a favorite track. Here, we have “Homesick”, one of the record’s standout tracks, which finds PillowTalk teaming up with New York house duo Thugfucker for a deep, emotive slow jam driven by Sammy D’s sultry vocals.

PillowTalk’s debut LP “Je Ne Sais Quoi”, which also included the singles “Lullaby” and “We All Have Rhythm” (already posted here) is out now via Wolf + Lamb.

You can stream the whole thing here.

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Stream: PillowTalk: “Lullaby”

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An Edit To Remember #70

DATE:
February 9th, 2014
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Here’s “I Promise”, a fine 1991 rework of Bass Is Base & Syndicate 305’s track from Zev Eisenberg, aka The Wolf of the mighty Brooklyn duo Wolf + Lamb. This edit is taken from Wolf’s recently released superb three-track EP, Wolftrax Vol. 1, which also features two edits of Moloko’s “Sing It Back” and Jamiroquai’s “You Give Me Something”. Enjoy the ride!

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