Kone 2008 DECEMBER chart

——- nu jazz ———– Kinny & Horne – Forgetting To Remember (Tru Thoughts) Great track, full of humor, (relations y’know) nice to see someone capable of not taking it too seriously. Great catchy melody, hip-hop based jazz, touchy vocal. Kinny & Horne – Why Me (Tru Thoughts) Another favorite track from 2005 album, Forgetting To […]

Kone 2008 OCTOBER chart

———— Minimal Tech House ———— Chris Zippel – As Possible (Mick Rubin remix) (Elektrolux) Mick Rubin not just remixed , but co-wrote this masterpiece with Chris Zippel, resulting perfect positive dubby deep space journey. Really great. Sebastien Leger – Bambou / Talisman (Mistakes) Master of melody, Leger created very easy and light atmosphere here. Both […]

dj Kone 2008 SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER chart

———— minimal/house —————– David West & Inkfish – Hello Piano (Sebastien Leger Rmx) (Mistakes Music) Beautiful! The word can describe it all. After Sebastian’s very hot remake of Jaguar earlier this year, his new label continue to bring us only hi quality stuff. Harmony, melody, funky chords, and perfect light uplifting mood. Check other fine […]

Kone 2008 AUGUST chart

——————– minimal / tech house ——————– Daniel Steinberg – Uptown (Front Room) Daniel Steinberg – Revival (Front Room) Daniel is my discovered-this-month-hero. What i like about his production is fresh touch of humor, it’s still techno but with feeling of jazz and house. He chops accapellas like a child, in a dirty old-skool way, and […]

Kone 2008 JULY chart

——————– minimal ———————– MINILOGUE – Jamaica (Dubfire Dreadmill remix) (Cocoon) Perfect mixture of simple house-like bassline with spaced non-4/4 melody. Really tripy, deep and light. So simple, so powerful. ARGY – Malena (Cocoon) This melodic hit was played by many famous german djs who visited Space:Garage during last year, it was played by dj Baravika, […]

Kone 2008 JUNE chart

————— Minimal ————— Richard Bartz – Voyager (Gigolo) Amazing deep house minimal. Great spinning against each other loops. Mihalis Safras – Interamerica/Interafrica (Trapez Ltd) Interamerica is this summer replic to Samim’s Heater (Join the Heaterhaterclub btw:), great balkan-flawa-groover, while Interafrica is in same vain with deeper mood, less hit, more practical. For those who like […]

Kone 2008 MAY chart

———– minimal/tech-house ———— Johnny D – Orbitalife (Oslo) Sophistication meets simplicity. Great groove, soft a-la-house sound, a bit of vocal. C U on the Orbit. And please, let me play till the end! Dusty Kid – Luna (Bpitch Control) Melody maker Dusty Kid rocks here on a smooth vibe. Easy! Robert Babicz – Dark Flower […]

Kone 2008 APRIL chart

———— minimal ——— Style Of Eye – The Big Kazoo (Dirtybird) Funky funny farm. Uplifting, dirty and moving. Robert Babicz – Krystaline (Kompakt) Beautiful, harmonic, deep, easy, melodic, atmospheric, hit. You’ll need to listen to it many times until slowly get digging into the track. Not wondering why it’s 12 minutes long. Shlomi Aber – […]

Kone 2008 MARCH chart

——– minimal ———– Kaufmann und Ferdinand – Munich (Patrick Zigon rmx) (Muenchen) Great deep melodic track, if you listen to it once, it won’t get out of your head. Tim Deluxe – You Got Tha Touch (Martin Buttrich rmx) (Skint Records) Easy going, atmospheric-pads-driven hit. A melodic beauty. Mr. Buttrich at his best. Gaiser – […]