Tag: delusions of grandeur

In Conversation: Jimpster & Session Victim

The combined forces of Jimpster and Session Victim are very much intertwined these days with new releases and a history of mutual respect shining through. The former is a dance music veteran who handles the Freerange Records and Delusions of Grandeur imprints (as well as being a globe trotting DJ in his own right), while the latter are musicians with a penchant for soul, shining through on release after release, as well as their energetic live sets. Now, both artists are releasing new material, Jimpster with his seventh studio album – ‘Silent Stars’ (Out Now), and Session Victim with their ... Read more

Interview: Jimpster

Better known by his artist alias, Jimpster, Jamie Odell is a tastemaker, producer, and label-boss for esteemed labels Freerange and Delusions of Grandeur. Ever since hearing ‘Strings of Life’ in 1988, he has continued to push impressive acts such as Detroit Swindle, Tornado Wallace and Session Victim into the spotlight, becoming a custodian to the authentic house sound.  Acting as one of the key founders of the prolific label Freerange Records along with Tom Roberts, the label will celebrate 20 years of nuanced dance floor sensibility and genuine emotional impact. They are marking the occasion with the summer release of a carefully curated and lovingly assembled 20 track, five vinyl box set. Featured ... Read more

Premiere: Nebraska – Khan’s Bargain (Original Mix)

With releases on Rush Hour, Mister Saturday Night and Delusions of Grandeur, Nebraska delivers his ‘Soften the wireless EP’ for local Amsterdam-based label Heist. Navigating between disco and house, UK artist Ali Gibbs aka Nebraska delivers 4 originals and a remix by Tom Noble, with one of the originals as a bonus track on the digital release. Maintaining his status purely as an underground artist – he has for the most part kept a low profile with only a few 12″ releases every so often. In 2009, he made his debut via Rush Hour with Terrestrial Variations, an EP whose initial release was cancelled when its ... Read more

Mix #102 by Jimpster

Jimpster can be called a veteran in the game at the very least. This UK phenomenon has a track record that will make many a DJ jealous and a level of productivity that’s equally staggering. It has been long-awaited by us, and now it’s finally here: Jimpster’s mixtape for Deep House Amsterdam.  Jamie Odell, aka Jimpster, has been producing, remixing and DJing for the last 20 years and co-running esteemed UK deep house label Freerange Records (voted Best British Label 2007 in DJ Mag) for the last 17 of them. More recently he set up Delusions Of Grandeur as an outlet ... Read more