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Danced Til Midnight Real Love

#ListenUp Danced Til Midnight Drops a Funk Bomb with Real Love

Danced Til Midnight drops another explosive funk bomb on an unsuspecting world with "Real Love" featuring ferocious remixes from Karizma and Byron The Aquarius.

#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.

#ListenUp Nat Wendell Attains Deep House Virtuosity on The Blues

Coming this month on black wax from a dealer near you: Nat Wendell's gorgeous The Blues EP on Courtesy of Balance.

#ListenUp Bad Ass Disco Bomb YOU’VE CHANGED from XXXY & Super Tuff

"You've Changed" is a disco bomb liable to flatten a room from the shockwaves. It's the lead from the new V/A from Brooklyn weirdos Super Tuff.
John Simmons All I Can Say Paul Johnson Remix

Veteran Chicago DJ John Simmons Makes His Debut on Tevo Howard’s Label

Long overdue! Veteran Chicago house DJ John Simmons breaks it down with his premiere release ALL I CAN SAY on Tevo Howard's label. Listen to the Paul Johnson remix now.
Anti Patriot

#ListenUp Anti Patriot’s Ideology is Aggro, Politically Charged Techno

New release from D-Knox's Sonic Mind is an EP of techno on the theme of physical disobedience from the mysterious "Anti-Patriot."

#ListenUp Rabotat Records Launches with a Collaborative Techno Joint

Re-Animator from Ironfist and Madame de Fer is brutalism in sound and marks the debut of Rabotat Records from Los Angeles.
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#ListenUp The Southern Tap Into Some Serious Brainwave-Altering Shit on Rave on Mars

"Rave On Mars" is the best track on the new techno EP from The Southern, dropped from Prospect Records.

Garrett David Revisits The Queen! Tracks on Part II

The Queen Tracks Part 2, the sequel to the smash 2013 record, features Javonntte on "Clap Ya Hands" and is out next month from our favorite Chicago label Stripped & Chewed.
Martinez Brothers Fabric Presents

#ListenUp Louie Vega & the Martinez Brothers Team Up on LET IT GO

First appearing on their Fabric mix, The Martinez Brothers collaborate with Louie Vega and vocalist Marc E. Bassy on "Let It Go," out today on Cuttin' Headz.
wayne williams

#ListenUp Chosen Few Founder Wayne Williams Beats the Box on No Mountain

No Mountain is another Wayne Williams record - part of the growing discography of original releases from the original Chicago House DJs for Terry Hunter's T's Crates.
dirty games saine and smith

#ListenUp – Saine & Smith Play Some Dirty Games

Strike a match, light the wick and listen to this thing groove into a soulphonic frenzy stoked by a choice sample from Vincent Montana Jr's orchestra of disco wonders.
Absent DJ

#ListenUp Absent Channels Ancient Chicago Acid Jack on Armani’s Ghost

Absent makes his debut on Mark Broom's Beard Man label with devastating techno artillery on the Animate EP.
Peggy Gou Maurice Fulton Earth EP

#ListenUp Peggy Gou & Maurice Fulton Drop the Full Earth EP

The full Earth EP from Peggy Gou and Maurice Fulton is flush with hermetic cuts and left-field swerves.

#ListenUp: Lay-Far & Pete Simpson Bang Classy Soul on Be The Change

Hear "Be The Change," the new single from Russian deep house savant Lay-Far and soul vox titan Pete Simpson from Lay-Far's next album and featuring a remix from Kid Sublime.

#ListenUp Rare Groovin’ Electro Unearthed by Pittsburgh’s Was/Is

The 1997 Phreax release Jitterballz resurfaces on a gorgeous reissue by Pittsburgh's Was/Is imprint.

#ListenUp Dimitri from Paris & DJ Rocca’s New Disco Jams

Dimitri from Paris and Italian supremo DJ Rocca team up for one of the rousing dancefloor anthems of the summer.
Andy Vaz Sankolige Javonntte Remix

Javonntte & Mimid Remix Andy Vaz’s Irresistible “Help Me”

Wewillalwaysbealovesong pairs one of the best remixers on the scene with one of the most supremely underrated producers on HELP ME, from Andy Vaz's Sankolige EP.
Roy Ayers Jazz Is Dead

#ListenUp The Amazing Roy Ayers is Coming Out With a New Album

Listen to the first two tracks from Jazz Is Dead 002 with Roy Ayers, Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad, out in June.

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#StayHomeDisco Kevin Knapp Live at Kater Blau

Hot Creations, Crosstown Rebels and Dirtybird recording artist Kevin Knapp live set recorded at Kater Blau in Berlin Feb 22 2020.

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