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We all blessed here: Junior Sanchez & Ant LaRock collab on Rejected

Rejected is a label that rarely misses and they pound the target with a solid shot on "We All Blessed" from Junior Sanchez and Ant LaRock's Inspire EP.
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Andrew Emil releases 34 track remix collection

New comp from S&S Records showcases Chicago producer Andrew Emil's remix work for the Steve "Silk" Hurley and DJ Skip-owned label's back catalog.
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Billie Ray Martin to release lost Frankie Knuckles mixes of Electribe 101’s “Heading For...

Frankie Knuckles' remixes of Electribe 101's "Heading For The Night" were shelved but will appear on vinyl in July.
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New heat as Tuff Culture remixes “Good For You”

The remix of Soulecta and Lee Walker's "Good For You" is out next week on Garage Shared.

#ListenUp Hifi Sean & Paris Grey are Lost Without U

"Lost Without U" finds Hifi Sean teaming up with the legendary vocalist from Inner City, Paris Grey, for a lab-born golem of funk.
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Emmaculate lights up the night on “Feel Alright”

And here I am, blowing up all of your secret weapons before the weekend. The Djoon Experience launches Emmaculate's dynamic "Feel Alright" out now.
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#ListenUp Disco Legend John Morales Preps a New Album for Quantize

John Morales' All Q'd Up Vol 2 features 3 new tracks, collabs with Thommy Davis, DJ Spen, Natasha Watts and vocals for dayzzzzz.
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#ListenUp Waajeed and Candi Lindsey Team Up for Powerful HEAVY

Who else is making house music like this right now? Who actually can? Waajeed always comes correct but from the direction you least expect, as on Heavy from his new Ten Toes Down EP featuring Candi Lindsey.
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Tom Moulton remixes Michael The Lion & Amy Douglas on Get It On

We're here for this. The legendary Tom Moulton reinvents the 2017 Michael The Lion and Amy Douglas collaboration into a new classic on Soul Clap Records.
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#ListenUp Futureboogie Drops Summer Riot VIII

Techno boogie hypnosis from A Sagittariun highlights Summer Riot VIII, Futureboogie Recordings' eighth seasonal compilation.
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C. Scott returns to Pittsburgh Tracks with Leaving U

The finest specimen of classic soul'd up deep house you'll find this week is "Leaving U" by C. Scott, out Friday on Pittsburgh Tracks.
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Shall Not Fade signs Cinthie for new Free Fall EP

Listen to the lead track "Offenbach Anthem (OFA)" from Cinthie's Free Fall EP and Shall Not Fade's 60th release.

#ListenUp T. Williams, James Jacob & Kelli-Leigh Spit Hot Fire on The Remedy

Strictly Rhythm throwing lighting bolts on The Remedy, a rework of T. Williams and James Jacob's The Learning Process, with new vocals from Kelli-Leigh.

#ListenUp Dubby Vintage Deep House from ChicOlindo’s Carpet Burn EP

Crazy remixes from Spence Chicago and Leandro Di make this Smashing Trax EP irresistible.

#ListenUp: DJ 3000 Keeps Detroit Swinging on Sofra

Listen to SOFRA, the title track of DJ 3000's new EP dropping this week on Motech.
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Dave Lee drops “Starlight” – his new track with Omar

Showered in neo-soul, "Starlight" hangs on a gorgeous hook, a chorus that elevates a mid-tempo track into a soul-with-strings tour de force.
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#ListenUp Pete Moss Remixes Colette on Dreams

Colette teams up with Pete Moss for a new set of remixes of "Dreams," her cover of the Stevie Nicks tune.
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#ListenUp Niko Marks Has Gotta Bang on CARNAL

Among Detroit's finest, Niko Marks' new release CARNAL (Vocal Mixes) is like a foot in the face in the name of funk.
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Crosstown Rebels to Release Ae:ther’s Beautifully Intimate “We’ll Be Together”

The first single from Ae:ther's sublime 2019 album"Me" features Moscoman and Francesco Mami on remixes plus a new track.
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Robert Hood reissues Detroit techno classic “Toxin 12”

The A-side of Robert Hood's classic Detroit techno track played inside out. That's only the second most remarkable thing about Toxin 12, though.

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The Wisdom: A life in music with Eternal Student

Marvin Prather is Eternal Student, a fixture from the early days of the Detroit electronic music scene who debuted as a producer three decades later with the gorgeous "Hear Me Though." This is his story.

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