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Trackitdown's One For The Weekend - 29/05/2009

Reported by Ben Stroud on May 29, 2009

Hope that you're all well! It's been a scorching week here at TiD Towers both weather-wise and musically, with some out-and-out belters out on the site, reminding us that the summer season is merely weeks away!

So without further ado, let's get stuck in to your One's For The Weekend, the tracks that are going to shape your next few days of sunkissed carnage! What are you waiting for? Get involved!



Orbital - Style/Bagpipe Style (1999) - ACP Recordings

Orbital: Live at Glastonbury 1994-2004 is a collection of rare live recordings containing over two hours of music and video recorded from Orbital's performances at the Glastonbury Festival over the course of a decade of appearances there.. This track incorporates sounds/samples from the Stylophone made famous by that wonderful hairy beast - Rolf Harris.


Space Disco:

DJ Kaos - Love The Nite Away - DFA

DJ Kaos is an integral part of the Berlin underground scene, producing a variety of twisted dance music for a number of years now. This release seems him land on DFA with an electronic vocal disco track sure to get dancefloors movin. Big with Erol Alkin, Bill Brewster and Frank Broughton



Sanka - Hello Moto 2009 - Muzenga Records

HELLO MOTO! Another storming dirty electro banger that takes the Motorola advert sample and turns out a party piece of mammoth proportion. Plasmapool lovers will be all over this chunky cut from the new Gold Collection on Muzenga Records. Somebody answer the phone!


Indie Electro:

Crystal Fighters -Xtatic Truth (May BB Remix) - Kitsune

Having rocked the Shoreditch festival Stag & Dagger, hot tip for super cool stardom Crystal Fighters drop their brand new single on Kitsune and it's gold! Quirky catchy latin vocal sample (Cuban Brothers maybe!?) over searing dirty electro smashes any house party to pieces. Watch this brand new group as they are going places. Expect Annie Mac support!


Funky Electro:

Ian Carey Project - Get Shaky (Vandalism Remix) - 3Beat Blue

VANDALISM REMIX! Boy what a tune! Vandalism show their true metal with this incredible energetic electro remix of the massive new single Get Shaky on legendary Liverpool label 3Beat. Brilliant indie vocals get put through the big room blender and there's not a crowd in town who wouldn't be bouncing like mad to this. Comes with Lee Mortimer and Stonebridge mixes too. MASSIVE!


Funky House:

Oliver Twizt - Another Step ( Mark Simmons Remix) - Spinnin Records

Having rocked the spot all over the house music planet with You're Not Alone back at the start of the year, Spinnin Records superstar Oliver Twizt drops this summer funky smash! Another Step is based around an great female vocal hook cut up over a 2009 funky Dutch progressive groove to die for. Expect support from the global house mafia!



Stereo:Type & Beardyman- Sewer Gash (Far Too Loud Remix)- Hardcore Beats

BEARDYMAN VOCALS! Anyone who has seen THAT video on youtube where Beardyman makes a track in the kitchen using ONLY HIS MOUTH will know how amazing this guys beatboxing is! He joins forces with an a-list of old skool electro breaks producers to roll out a Plasmapool style monster anthem that will rock your universe! ELECTRO ANTHEM!


Vocal Funky:

Agnes - Release Me (Cahill Club Mix) - All Around The World

Huge Saturday night house anthem from the mighty All Around The World. Big radio and crossover club friendly vocal funky house sounds produced to within an inch of its life. With the power of AATW behind this you can guarantee big things. Comes with three full club mixes for you to get the girls dancing this weekend.


Funky Progressive:

Dance Nation - Sunshine 2009 (Jordy Lishious Remix) - BIP Records

JORDY LISHIOUS REMIX! The Big & Dirty and Data Recordings artist takes a very commercial cut and turns in a big room anthem to power summer stages all season long. Vocoder vocals and a Tocadisco style electro groove makes this a crossover smash. One of a raft of remixes for you to hit up.



Trent Walker - Move On - Urban Torque

PROGRESSIVE ANTHEM! Wow! We're raising our hands and stomping our feet to this surprise progressive rave anthem from the usually sublime Urban Torque crew. Big rising strings rushed in from 1990 techno heaven and classic upfront house beats combine to raise the roof. Reminds us of classic Flying or Limbo Records gear and we're sure that's the plan. AWESOME!



David Jones & Neuroxyde vs Andy T. - Balkanika (Club Mix) - Starlight

IF YOU REALLY LIKE TO ROCK THE BALKAN BEATS! Starlight has recently become a real destination for secret weapon searching house DJs and this is set to big the label up no end! As Croatia, Serbia and other parts of the Balkans become party destinations in their own right so sounds like these will have a bigger and bigger audience. Starlight are bang on the money!


Deep House:

Stereociti - Waiting For Your Call - Mojuba Records

Deep housey goodness from Stereociti on Mojuba! Ben Watt dropped this on his latest Kiss FM show, bang on deep goodness with a funky, spacey edge to it, yes please!


Tech House Bundle:

Various Artists - Lo Kik Nights (Unmixed Tracks & DJ Mix) - Lo Kik Records

Cracking tech house bundle from the Lo Kik crew, including the full unmixed tracks and a DJ mix! Do not miss out on this bad boy, £7.49 for a bumper selection of techy beats from Boratto & Co!


Tech House:

Toby Dreher -Western Von Gestern (Spektre Remix) - Dekadent Schallplatten

SPEKTRE REMIX!! It's those Spektre boys again and they are in heavy demand at the moment! As per usual they lay down a rolling and tough tech house re-rub all gelled together with their precision studio skills. Essential big room tech fodder the the upcoming weekend, OWN THIS!!


Electro Tech House:

DJ Fist - Lemme See Your Work (Milton Channels Remix) - Houseplanet Records

MILTON CHANNELS! Where this man finds the time to churn so many amazing tracks and remixes is beyond us, but we love him and judging by his numerous number 1's on TID, so do you! A quirky and chunky re-rub here, a perfect peak-time dance floor BOMB - Do not miss this!


Tribal Tech House:

Lambda - Hold On Tight (Lutzenkirchen Remix 2) - Alphabet City

LUTZENKIRCHEN REMIX!! Yes we are HUGE fans of Lutz here at TID so it's always exciting to see a new track on our pages! Here he delivers 2 remixes, with this version tickling our fancy with it's typically tough and tribal groove and awesome vocals! Please check both though...


Progressive Tech House:

Out of Rand & Ian Kane - Prague - Timeline Progressive

Stunning track here from Out Of Rand & Ian Kane! 'Prague' is a sublime and progressive tech houser with a rolling groove, uplifting and sun fuelled synths, airy pads and an all round balearic feel! 3 versions on offer, all are great but please check them all out!


Funky Techno:

Alejandro Roman - Entrana Popular (Fer BR Remix) - Propeller Records

FUTURE TID TECHNO NUMBER 1!! Oh yes people now this is truly ESSENTIAL! Fer BR is one of those producers who everything he touches turns to gold and that is exactly what he does here! A chunky, funky and driving remix with that classic vocal over the top - 'nuff said!


Funky Hard Techno:

DJ Efren - Carl Sagann - Analogue Mode Digital

More stunning techno here from Spiros Kaloumenos' Analog Mode imprint! DJ Efren is on hand to deliver this chunky and pumping track that fuses funky techno with some great asian style synths, and as you'd expect, it rocks hard! Please check the other 2 tracks on this release...


Tribal Funky Techno:

Rhythm Logistics - Communication - Agro Records

My word, what an amazing EP this is people!! Rhythm Logistics provide 2 tracks as does Bob D, this is full on tribal and funky techno and it doesn't come much better than this! Proper peak-time party beats that will rock your dance floor so DO NOT MISS THIS!!


Tech Trance EXCLUSIVE!

Filo & Peri - Drops Of Jupiter (Main Mix) - Vandit Digital

TRACKITDOWN EXCLUSIVE!! Trance legends Filo & Peri continue to impress with another top drawer release on Paul van Dyk's Vandit label! 'Drops Of Jupiter' is a truly pumping but uplifting affair with a chunky electro based groove and an awesome, epic breakdown - 3 tracks in total here - MASSIVE!!


Electro Tech Trance:

Dr Willis - Shark Infested Waters (Kamui Mix) - Rockstar Wreckchords

KAMUI REMIX!! The guys who created one of the biggest harder edged tracks of last year 'Electro Slut' have been in heavy demand since that release and here are drafted in on remix duties! A clever play on the Jaws theme music paired with a pumping tech trance groove - Get ya fin out!


Uplifting Tech Trance:

Ferry Corsten & Maria Nayler - We Belong (Tritonal Up There Remix) - Flashover Recordings

FERRY CORSTEN SINGLE!! This is the 3rd single from Ferry Corsten’s album 'Twice In A Blue Moon'. Tritonal are on hand to deliver this tougher remix that has been doing some serious damage on the dance floors! Supported by Tiesto, Armin, Paul Van Dyk, Above & Beyond, Markus Schulz, Sander Van Doorn & More!


Trance Bundle:

Various Artists - Forevermore 2 - Songbird

TRACKITDOWN EXCLUSIVE!! After the runaway success of the first exclusive bundle they supplied us at TID, the Blackhole / Songbird crew deliver this stunning collection of some of their biggest and best tracks! Mr Sam, Deadmau5, Topher Jones, Daniel Wanrooy and LOTS more!


Uplifting Trance:

Ronski Speed & Mque - Are You (Sun Decade Mix) - Euphonic

Ronski Speed continues to deliver the goods on what seems like a weekly basis as here he makes an appearance on the mighty Euphonic label! He brings in Mque on vocal duties and what a pair of lungs this girl has, simply superb! This is the Sun Decade mix there are LOTS of other mixes to check too...


Progressive Trance:

SAN - Miami By Night - Drop It (Fektive)

San churns out a progressive head spinner, reminiscent of those hot Miami Nights! Sans supporters range from Tiesto to Sasha to Paul Oakenfold and he has been making a huge impact lately across the board with his hi quality releases! Check this one out and get on it right away!


German Trance:

Kidd Kaos & Audiotek - Departures - K405 Records

NEW KIDD KAOS! Oh boy, this is something special. Plymouth's Kidd Kaos wraps up his studies and now joins the world as a full time production powerhouse ready to turn the hard world on its head! With one ear on the past and one of the future he delivers a tech edged European hard trance anthem so massive that it's going straight to the top. ALEX KIDD APPROVED!


Hard Trance:

April - Spoilsport (Pero Remix) - Impact Recordings

INTERNATIONAL HARD TRANCE ANTHEM! Take New Zealand's hot young talent April, mix up with a dash of South African beef from Pero and release on the UK's sterling Impact Records. This is huge! COMES WITH IRIDIUM REMIX TOO! Three mixes of the best hard trance to end a block buster month of big hard dance. OWN IT!



Lisa Lashes & Alex Kidd vs Kidd Kaos - Nu Religion - Kiddfectious Recordings

EXCLUSIVE! Lashes, Kidd and Kaos squeeze into the studio to throw down a future TID Hard Number One without doubt. Everything Kidd and Kaos touches turns to gold this year and Nu Religion was one of the biggest tunes at Kiddstock Wales over the weekend. With other main players like Kutski all over this you need it now. Check flip mix too by Wragg & Log:One!



DJ Arabesque - The Vision (Eufeion Hardcore Mix) - Nukleuz Records

Eufeion steps up to remix one of the biggest tracks from the Nuklueuz back catalog 'The Vision' by Mario Piu' Presents DJ Arabesque and boy its a belter! Eufeion takes all the elements from the original but ramps up the BPM for a high speed hands in the stomper. ESSENTIAL!



THA PLAYA - Harcore Collection (Unmixed Album) - Mid-Town Digital

Jim Hermsen AKA Tha Playah has been has developing his own particular style since breaking onto the scene in 2002. Here he drops his new album on Mid-town and it can only be described as utterly remorseless. Ruff and Slammin stuff from start to finish. Grab this bundle now for a truly HARDCORE COLLECTION!


Hard House:

John Whitemann - Can't Beat The System (Jon BW Remix) - Tidy

CLASSIC REMIXED! Big sounds here as Jon BW takes apart the massive bounce anthem from Tidy's awesome back catalogue in a 2009 style. Bags of energy and old skool rave samples make this a monster. Just one of the killer tracks from the brand new Tidy Music Library 10. Own them all!


Classic Hard House:

DJ Arabesque - The Vision (BK & Nick Sentience Remix) - Nukleuz Records

BK & NICK SENTIENCE REMIX! What a tune! Listening to this brings back so many great memories but it also showcases just house future the classic BK & Nick Sentience production was way back in 2002. The Vision was a UK Top 20 hit for Mario Piu and this mix was part of the original package. A track any hard trance fan could drop this weekend and still rock the spot!


Hard Dance Anthem:

Unlikely-Ladz vs Riggsy - Homlett - Elektrik Shandy Recordings

ELECTRO HARD DANCE ANTHEM! Undoubtedly one of the most exciting tracks to land in TID hard this year. Pumped up Marco V style production with hard dance BPMs to fit in all festival sized hard dance sets. Big drama on the production we know that BK, Vinylgroover, Lashes and Kutski will be all over this. ONE OF THE TRACKS OF THE YEAR!


Old Skool:

Ray Keith - Classified (Unmixed Album + Continuous Mix) - Dread

'Classified' the rare 5 LP Set from Ray Keith originally dropped in 1999. Now's your chance to get your hands on all tracks in digital form plus the excellent continuous mix from Ray Keith himself. Dark, moody amen breaks and rasping basslines make up this seminal album. Essential for fans old and new!



Mooncat - Stictly Roots (Original Mix) - Melting Pot Records

RAGGA JUNGLE BUSINESS! Mooncat take the timeless riff and vocals from Althea & Donna's 'Uptown Rankin' and turn it into a peak time party jump up anthem. Guaranteed to get everyone on the floor and singing along. YOUK NOW THE SCORE!


Jump Up:

High Roller - Lemme Keep Tha Funk - Dreadnought

ULTIMATE PARTY EP! All tracks off this release are out and out dancefloor smashes but 'Lemme Keep Tha Funk' takes the crown with rattling percussion, heavy heavy jump up bassline and Funkadelic sampling breakdown. Hype, G-Dub and Hazard can get enough. DEVASTATING!


Liquid, Jump Up:

Roni Size - It's Jazzy (Nu:Tone Remix) - Liquid V

Bryan G's Liquid V imprint has been delighting us since its launch a few years ago. With this release we get an awesome reworking by Nu Tone of the seminal anthem It's Jazzy by Ronnie Size. Check out this remix of an all-time classic now! ESSENTIAL!



Mind Vortex - That Good Feelin' - Plush

DIVA VOCAL LIQUID ANTHEM! Yeah baby this is the big time! New skool act Mind Vortex roll out an old skool vocal inspired big bass boogie for all the party drum and bass people. Big Blame style strings with some good old fashion amen business thrown in for good measure. HUGE CUT FOR THE TOP!



High Rankin - The Tale Of Clarence Baskerville (Full Vocal Mix) - Cheaper Thrills

ABSOLUTELY RIDICULOUS! High Rankin hits us with a big cinematic intro thats set to send floors into frenzy once dropping into a low bassline Armageddon. Skream, Benga, & Reso have all been dropping this and watching clubs explode. ESSENTIAL!


Tech Step:

Black Sun Empire and N Phect - Taurinel - Black Sun Empire

Black Sun Empire team up with N Phect for a hard hitting track titled Taurinel. Not as beasting as some of their usual material but the standard is still incredibly high. Tight compressed beats, buzzing bass and sci-fi style effects make this another essential purchase. N Phect goes solo on the flip for more of the same.



Stanton Warriors & Twista- Pop Ya Cork - Punks Music (GS)

Stanton Warriors are leading the way in new skool breaks and electronics. Here they team up with rapper Twista for a bass heavy crunk style breakbeat track. This was a big track of the Stanton Session 2 CD and has been getting dropped by Plump DJs to maximum effect. FILTHY!


So there we have it! Hope that you all have a great weekend, and remember, if you can't be good, BE SAFE!