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Kilowatt 002!!! - best tune of the year, IMO

Discussion in 'Breaks Room' started by Angus Robinson, Mar 11, 2002.

  1. Angus Robinson

    Angus Robinson TRIBE Member

    Holy shiznit... I can't get enough of this record!

    Stirfry - "Breakin in the Streets" (Kilowatt)

    A: False Prophet (aka PMT) remix
    B: Stir Fry's re-try (different version than the one on Bedrock Breaks)

    check it out:

    By the way, Stir Fry is the breakbeat alias of "The Light" (one of the biggest progressive house producers in the business). I can't wait to hear more stuff along these lines.
  2. D-Monic

    D-Monic TRIBE Member

    Stir Fry is also an alias for Proper Filthy Naughty from the 10Kilo label.

    <----- Breaks Know It All.

    And, although everyone is entitled to their opinions, I'm entitled to dispute them (we all know that I'm famous for that in this forum).

    This tune is alright. Best of the year? Very far from it. The tune rolls on, and on, and on. There's a lot of cool sounds, but there's really not much too it. AND, it's a much different sound form Killowatt001, which was much harder and much better than this one.

    You want a new tune that can contend with best of the year? "Evolutionary Blueprint" (Atomic Hooligan Remix) by Digital Pimp on Collision.

    That's a tune.

    *Ding Ding!* End Round 1...
  3. Lexicon

    Lexicon TRIBE Member

    Fecking choon...
    Angus, when will it be available at Release? This Wed?
    Will u guys be bringing in Plump Dj's Big Groovy Fucker, too?
  4. Lexicon

    Lexicon TRIBE Member

    Might as well join in ....
    Choon of the year so far, IMO :p

    4 Vini feat E Troy - Forever Young (Freq Nasty & BLIM Remix) - Botchit & Scarper

    Can't beat those basslines.
    I know for sure another better tune will come by in no time...haha
    Then again, maybe not..
  5. noahmintz

    noahmintz TRIBE Member

    Meh ... I find that track to be a bit on the boring side ... it's a bit of a disappointment since Kilowatt001 was such a good record
    And am I the only breaks dj who thinks Big Groovy Fucker is boring?
    It's the exact same track as Electric Disco

  6. Angus Robinson

    Angus Robinson TRIBE Member

    different from 001, yes... but why should that matter? It's got serious groove to it! I've never heard a track like this before. Such a nice, new beat! Kinda minimal, but that's what I like about it. I like tracks that use simple ideas executed well, as opposed to tracks which try to go overboard packing tons of disjointed random sounds together.

    Lexicon - we have the stir fry in stock right now (as well as the tasty new TCR record by Chris Carter.

    BGF'll be in next week. Sounds like Electric Disco???? whuh? How do you figure? Electric Disco is housey.
  7. noahmintz

    noahmintz TRIBE Member

    It's hard to explain ... but when I hear BGF in the back of my head I hear Electric Disco ... to me it sounds like they used the same layout for both tracks but just inserted different sounds ... I don't know it's really hard to explain

  8. ~Loress~

    ~Loress~ TRIBE Member

    Wicked tune... but I wouldn't go so far as to say "best tune of the year" ....then again I'm listening to it on my shitty ass computer speakers :p

  9. D-Monic

    D-Monic TRIBE Member

    Electric Disco? no.

    I can see similarities between Big Groovy Fucker and the Mighty Ming remix, but not Electric Disco.

    It's hard to build a 'sound' for a label when the sound of the releases varies too much. The first was hard, the second more mellow. What can we expect from the next release? Down tempo?
  10. noahmintz

    noahmintz TRIBE Member

    For me the tracks of the year so far have been:
    Red Skull - Melting Man
    Back To The Old Skool - DJ Monk
    Beber & Tamra - Travelling On (Koma & Bones remix)

  11. twist

    twist TRIBE Member

    i wish i had money for records.
  12. dj Red Turtle

    dj Red Turtle TRIBE Promoter

    That track is at eastern bloc already.
  13. Angus Robinson

    Angus Robinson TRIBE Member

    I think you're exaggerating a little bit here. These two records are not that much different, in my opinion. Why not just be a label committed to releasing solid tunes rather than pigeon-holing yourself into one sub-sub-sub genre? I don't see variation as a problem at all.

    I think a label like Eastern Bloc has 10 times as much variation as Kilowatt. In 5 releases, we've seen house, techno, funky breaks, nu school breaks, and 2 step/UKG. What's next? Downtempo?

  14. Eclectic

    Eclectic TRIBE Member

    Anthem Happy Hardcore!!!!!

  15. Phat Trick

    Phat Trick TRIBE Promoter

    you said it!!!
  16. !Myagi!

    !Myagi! TRIBE Member

    actually, i noticed a bit of a similarity between electric disco and big groovy fucker too, but thats not a bad thing.....its just the eq'ing i think, and the progression of the song, nothing about the bassline is similar, nor the tweek-y samples.

    "dirty waltzer" by soul of man is probably my fave track of the year so far, but its only on whites
  17. kick

    kick TRIBE Member

    i like this track...

    its a really groovy beat like angus said, but it does kinda drag on (i think thats the progressive house producer shining through).

    although i think the whole draggin on deal is alright if your mixings creative...it sort of just gives you more oportunity to play around with your levels and effects and stuff.

    not that i have any effects to play with....i wish i did!
  18. Lexicon

    Lexicon TRIBE Member

    Thanks Kevin, will go check it.
  19. noahmintz

    noahmintz TRIBE Member

    Jaded Alliance - Wake Me (Koma & Bones remix and Future Funk Squad Remix) are definately the tracks of the year
    They so sick

  20. Incredible Melting Man

    Incredible Melting Man TRIBE Member

    Thanks for the props Disco Stu!
    There's a pile of phat assed records coming
    from me in the next few weeks. You should try
    out the Paul Walker remix and the Chris Anderson
    remix I have out now. Just ask D-monic if you need
    to find them. Or check the site http://www.2wars.com
    Later-Melting Man

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