04 August, 2011

Jack Union 4th Year Anniversary EP

Without doubt the biggest release of the year with so many great artists featured, long live Jack Union!

It's been 4 years and over 30 releases since Jack Union was formed, and to celebrate they've made this special EP featuring 10 new tracks from the label artists:

link: Jack Union 4th Anniversary Sampler (Soundcloud)

01. Brabe - This Will Hurt A Bit
02. Hijack - When
03. Old Soul - Bazic
04. Kimba - Dope
05. Trevor Loveys - I Believe
06. Jeff Doubleu - Red Lights
07. Sick Jargon - Bitter
08. Robert Boogert - Talkin' Bout
09. Tom EQ - Shake
10. The Potato Heads - Potato

Release date: August 15th 2011

They're also taking over the main room of Cocoon club, Frankfurt on 20th August, as a special Jack Union 4th birthday party:

03 August, 2011

Subculture Sounds

London based DJ and producer Subculture Sounds makes and play tech house and global dance music. Influenced by world music; in particular Cumbia, Kuduro, Samba and lots of the balkan genres. Despite this, he plays mainly at big scale house/tech-house clubnights, and is really into hybrid-ing native ethnic sounds with big techy beats. He has played a number of big shows over the past year, supporting people like Erol Alkan, Claude Von Stroke, Boy 8-Bit, Toddla T, Fake Blood, Chase & Status, DJ Zinc, Artful Dodger, Jesse Rose, Buraka Som Sistema, Zane Lowe and loads more... and now he has some well impressive tunes that you should all check out!

mp3: Subculture Sounds - Hold Up (Soundcloud)
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mp3: Subculture Sounds - Tail Gater (Soundcloud)
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mp3: Boozoo Bajou - Killer (Subculture Sounds Remix) (Soundcloud)
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mp3: Subculture Sounds - The Crawler (Soundcloud)
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He also runs 2 big scale clubnights up in Nottingham called Twisted Hearts Club and Toybox, and have booked people like Jesse Rose, J-Wow (Buraka Som Sistema), Mowgli, Solo and Douster. Check out twistedheartsclub.tumblr.com and twistedhearts.co.uk for more info.

For more tracks and mixes from Subculture Sounds head to:

Kimba's Dubs

Following on from his debut on Jack Union Kimba has been busy adding his own touch to the new Kanye West & Jay Z track aswell as an all time favourite of not just his but of thousands, Alan Braxe & Fred Falke 'Intro'.

mp3: Kanye West & Jay Z - Otis (Kimba Dub)
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mp3: Alan Braxe & Fred Falke - Intro (Kimba Dub)
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