Archive for the ‘downtempo’ Category


The Beauty of Good House, the remix, and Technology

April 5, 2009

One of my favorite house mixes is one Dixon did for futureboogie back in 2006. Ever since then I have been looking of the 3 track on the mix. It always blew my mind, but I could never find it since the mix didn’t have a playlist. But today after three long years using the power of the shazam application for my iphone of found the name of this jem.  The name of the track is ” Have You seen The Moon in Dallas” by Ost & Kjex. Below I have posted the original and the genius remix by Maurice Fulton. enjoy…





February 25, 2009


i’m back from boreal wilderness so now present to you a selection.  music that so easily invites  itself to landscape projections, in drive by or fly by, consumed in headphones, glances from windows.  these are tunes of the stunted forest, tunes i love and share with you tonight.


onra – my comet


untold – walk through walls (LV remix)

untold – walk through walls

untold – yukon


FULGEANCE – i luv u


Claro Intelecto – hunt you down


le.tanque radio 3

January 25, 2009


le.tanque radio 3

camstyles (turbo 33rpm mashup) – bassfinder vs. proxy
mike slott (flunky)
lukid (time doing so mean)
hudson mohawke (ooops)
camstyles (rredggold) – flexisonic remix
fool (drama) rustie remix
elewedu of agewe (thank you, god)
a r rahman (ringa ringa)
taz buckfaster (murda skank)
TC  (where’s my money) flexisonic bhangra remix
kode 9 (bad)
joker & rustie (play doe)
taz buckfaster (quack)
moves!! (all skate)
mustard pimp (gold)
matthew dear (hammers)
duke dumont (lean & bounce)
proxy (shit your rack)
gooseflesh (blow up)
LMFAO (i’m in miami bitch – scottie b remix)
trus’me (good god)
luckism (shoot dem’ soundboi – mikix the cat remix)
camstyles (dinos intro)


slack beat soul extension

January 13, 2009


a slice of lemon in your earl grey, autechre to nigerian funk, theo parrish to dabrye, a pineapple express on leeward slopes,…this is a warm respite, this is a mixtape from lukid.  curl into it!

01. Samoyed – Fuck
02. Autechre – Drane
03. Actress – Redit 124
04. Fluent – Crazy
05. Ssuave – Scotty’s Pikachu Beat
06. James Pants – She’s Out of My Life (Dub)
07. Jana Hunter – The New Sane Scramble
08. Agape – Rejoice
09. Orchestre PolyRhythmo De Cotonou Dahomey – Minsato Le, Mi Dayihome
10. Panda Bear – Young Prayer
11. Lukid – Untitled
12. Theo Parrish – Love Triumphant
13. Fuzz Face – Brainswapper
14. Dabrye – Get Dirty (Instrumental)
15. Dorian Concept – Chocolate Milk
16. Lukid – Chord 

welcome to 2009!  Lukid’s new lp, the year’s first essential long player, is out now on Werk’s Discs’.  


le.tanque radio2

December 8, 2008
panda slap
le.tanque radio2
1. Miles Davis – Sweet Sue, Just You (false start)
2. Augustus Pablo – Cassava Piece
3. Boards Of Canada – Kaini Industries
4. Stacy Epps – Addicted
5. Rozzi Dame – Morning Light
6. Bullion – Long Promised MATT
7. Sugar Hill – Samon Kawamura
8. Cormega – Interlude
9. Alliance Ethnik – Darwa Interlude (Avec Gad Elmaleh & Djamel)
10. Samiyam – Return
11. Black Milk – So Gone
12. Bullion – God Only Knows
13. prankcallsu – chinesedoorbell
14. Bullion – I’m Waiting For The Day
15. bruce lee speaks
16. Trus Me – Drilling
17. static phone call
18. Steve Spacek – Ure a star
19. Umod – On the down low
20. Slumgullion – Castlevania
21. Kelis – Bossy (FlyLo rmx)


November 5, 2008


ra26 – motorcitysoul

The latest podcast from the RA folks is up, this one from Frankfurt duo Motorcitysoul.  One hour and twenty minutes of classy tech and deep house.  My highlights for the ultimate smooth come in at 9:30, 33:00, and 58:50.  enjoy!

Head on over to the RA website for an interview with the duo and links to previous podcasts.

01. Matthias Vogt – Frankfurt Sour – Urbantorque
02. Ralf Gum feat. Beate S. Lech – Warriors (Bonus Beats) – Go Go
03. Square One – High Rise – Freerange
04. Matthias Meyer & Patlac – Salt City (Nick Curly Remix) – Liebe*Detail Spezial
05. Phuture Retro – Love – Tronicsole
06. Motorcitysoul – Change You (Shur-i-kan Remix) – Simple Records
07. Lovebirds – The Night – Winding Road
08. Brand New Heavies – Dream On Dreamer (Bad Yard Dub Part 1) – FFRR
09. Motorcitysoul – Hatoay – Simple Records
10. Steve Lawler – That Sound (Skylark Main Mix) – Joia
11. Sebo K – Diva – Mobilee
12. Evil Hinko – Ratzefummel (Motorcitysoul Remix) – Gedankensport
13. Kerri Chandler – Fortran (Argy Detroit Dub) – Deeply Rooted House
14. Stardub – The Source (C-Rock Remix) – Lo-Fi Stereo

letanque radio

October 17, 2008

i was inspired by cam’s mix to spend some time on the wheels of steel last night.  so i’ll through this one up right here.  its a leftfield downtempo strole, no dance bangers.  best for work, waiting for the bus, long car rides, that kinda gig.  and you will notice right away the focus is on the songs, not the mixes, i prefered to let each song play out and to be listened to as they were written.  so its more like radio than a mix. 


Nouveau Noise – Cinnte

Flying Lotus – 1983     

Lukid – Veto

DJ Rels – Sao Paulo

Sa-Ra – Can I Get U Hi

Michna – Italian Visitors

YNQ – The Birth of YNQ

Busta Rhymes – Get You Some (ft. Q-tip & Marsha of Floetry)

Simbad – Momentum

I:CUBE – Gtnup

Oh No – Green Tree

Steve Spacek – Dollar

Poly (Ricci Rucker + GB) – 07

DJ Apt One – Mickey Dreidels ‘92

Saian Supa Crew – Angela (Ghislain Poirier rmx)

Ghislain Poirier – Ciara

Drop the Lime – Lockgroove A

Dj Marin – Love Fantasy

Poly (Ricci Rucker + GB) – 04

Crackhaus – Chapi Chapeau (egg rmx)

Capitol K – Capitol Beat Sticky (posh rmx)

Shut Up & Dance – Epileptic (Martyn’s No Strobe mix)

DJ Monk – Good Body Girl