After seven years with DFA Records, Justin Miller has decided to launch his own label, HAKT Recordings, named after his “Have A Killer Time” parties in New York. The label will kick off with with a new EP from New Orleans-based house producer and DJ Walter Jones, who you may remember from his excellent EP “I’ll Keep On Loving You”, released on DFA in 2009. Entitled “Utopiano Project”, Walter Jones’ EP features three original tracks, “Talk To Me”, “Made In Holland”, “Hands In The Sand”, along with a remix by the mighty German producer Lauer. It’s a great EP from start to finish. Preview the whole thing here, and stream Lauer’s remix of “Hands In The Sand” above. Perfect!
Walter Jones’ “Utopiano Project” EP is out on vinyl on November 30th.
Pick up the 12” here.