Monthly Archives: November 2013

Casey Tucker – Knoe 2/1

For Those That Knoe have been brewing quite a storm with their recent selection of secret gems to climb aboard the repress boat. For their second initiative, For Those That Knoe bring us; BST (previously unreleased), A Habit of Awareness and Momentum both of whom were first released under the Accumulated Knowledge EP in 1997 on Casey Tucker’s Fine Balance records.┬áThe amazing thing about this record is how timeless the sound is. Ben Boe really did the original good by remastering and repressing black gold for a new generation who are completely missing out on the pioneering sounds from Techno and House. Casey Tucker’s production is incredibly unique and its remarkable that such a style has never been imitated (thankfully). BST, it’s surprising it wasn’t released in the first instance the track feels like you’re travelling through some psychedelic dimension only mirrored by hours racing...
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Rodney Bakerr – RH019 (The Lost Tracks)

The last couple of years have brought home countless represses of coveted classics. With vinyls being sold at an whole time high in a plethora of musical avenues; the dusty delta blues all along the waves to the caverns of experimental noise tracks. So it only makes sense that an undeniable Chicago legend and his gems of Acid House come back to play. Having already made the Clone’s classic cuts short list, Rodney Baker’s RH019 (the Lost tracks) is a piece of must have Acid history, considering that many of the Rockin’ House white labels were topping up to around $100. Now if you didn’t know, Rodney Bakerr is one of the most underrated forward thinking pioneers of the Golden age House period. He even wrote the original drum machine patterns for Roland and was probably even one of the first to actually add live...
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