As here in the Middle East we're ploughing through Dubai’s Nightlife: The New Normal, countrywide lockdowns to try to stem the second wave are coming into effect around Europe.
Having recovered from a brief stint in hospital as per Cramps, Curses & the Dreaded C-Word, it's time to get back to the music.
There's lots of free music downloads on SoundCloud too - if you don't have an account yet, get on it! Follow me at SoundCloud.com/Owen_Daniel for more& and/or for genre-ish specific stuff, check my SC playlists: Future Funk & Nu Disco, Hip-Hop (Ippity Oppity), R&B, Reggae, Disco Classics, MiniMixes, and Kandi Tastic (Soulful House).
Top Tune Reviews
Vincent Montana Jr. - It Looks Like Love (Rafael Cancian Re-Edit)
The Detroit-based head of About Disco Records digs deep to find this gem initially released during the year of my birth. His extended re-edit emphasises the melodies and chords superbly.
Anderson .Paak - Am I Wrong (Kidda's NY Dub)
The exceptional "Am I Wrong" by Anderson .Paak gets a cut and looped re-edit from Ibiza's Andy Kidd who adds "Additional atmospherics and percussion add to the heat." and he ain't wrong.
Mega Mix Reviews
MuSol - House Mix For NDC Radio
Paul Wiltshire aka MuSol hosts NDC Radio for his monthly residency, and October's offering is as funky as it is soulful. Stand out gorgeous house tracks include David Penn's remix of "NRG", "We Play House" by Soulground, and Scott Wozniak's remix of "Love Don't Pay the Rent.
Too Slow To Disco FM - Let The Son Shine - We Will Rise Again
The TSTD FM show takes over a guest mix for Barcelona's Radio Primavera Sound for an extra-special feel good session to help us through these darker days of lockdowns. Highlights include edits of Daft Punk, Moods, DoctorSoul, Tim Ayre, Honne and Sault. Shine on Son.