Dodi Palese (aka Odd1) has been collecting vinyl for most of his life, soaking up anything to use in order to speak to audiences. For many years he was core resident of clubs in Southern Italy, where he would often spread his musical gospel through funk, jazz, soul, afro, disco, house and techno for up to eight hours at a time. Now, Dodi focuses on following his instincts, making music designed for dancing that veers from afro-funky house to deep and supple minimal techno. He also curates his own the labels What Ever Not, together with Dan Mela, and Engrave ... Read more
Musumeci and Dodi Palese present the second volume of Engrave Ltd’s various artists collection featuring nine cuts of deepness. Here, Dodi Palese’ side project ODD1 brings the highly in demand ‘Rumors’ as today’s exclusive premiere. The track has been played out continuously by the likes of Âme for some months now and finally sees its release via “Engrave LTD Vol. 2”. “Engrave LTD Vol. 2” is available 2 March on Engrave Ltd
Vibe and emotion through sound, carrying observers through beautiful and dreamy trips, defines the music of Olaf Stuut. With his music he gives the listener a choice, to either dance on it, or stretch out on the couch to take a musical journey. Now, Engrave LTD. welcomes Olaf Stuut and his “A.I. Fugitive” EP. “A.I. Fugitive” is available 8 January on Engrave LTD. PRE ORDER Soundcloud Artist Page [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/premiere-olaf-stuut-ai-companion-original-mix” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″]
Supported by Dixon and Marvin & Guy, Engrave Ltd. brings the first Ep from Phunkaedlica, brimming with italo disco, electro and new wave flavours. Timeless beats, spicy snares, tecnological fills, hyperbolic arpeggiators’ are a few of the components featured in the Phunkaelica manifesto, with XLR8Rs artist of the year 2015 – Man Power on remix duties. Here, Man Power brings crushed snares and velocity emphasis to fewer layers of ‘Collapso’, for a narrow, defined texture. The overall effect – games console turned club jam. “Intergalactico” is available 28 July on Engrave Ltd.
The music of Musumeci has been heard on the likes of Aeon, Bedrock, Connaisseur, Compost Black Label, Diynamic Music, My Favorite Robot, OFF Recordings, and (of course) his own, Engrave LTD. This multi talented Italian, who is also behind The Sound Of Connaisseur’s radio show on Ibiza Global Radio is (alongside Dodi Palese) now set to release the latest Engrave LTD release in the form of a various artists collection featuring nine tracks reflecting each part of the label music landscape. With tracks from Musumeci, himself, as well as Human Machine, Rancido, Enzo Elia, and many more. Anticipating this most ... Read more
Maltese X-Man The Element lands on Engrave Ltd with a release that includes remixes from the Italian duo VII Circle and Sicilian DJ/Producer Musumeci. The original mix is dominated by an obscure pulsating beat and brass combo, culminating into a dramatic break just in time to breath before the final ride. Andrea Vallisneri and Andrea Casari under their VII Circle moniker turns Morphius into an even darker and more hypnotic atmosphere giving back a deeper perspective of the main hook. Finally Musumeci pushes things towards more progressive and melodic territories adding a hell of an arpeggio he found behind the texture ... Read more
Premiering on DHA is Human Machine, a musical project composed of four Sicilian DJs and friends: Musumeci, Sisio, Simeone and Pavi. Mixing their 4 different musical roots and skills into one new identity, the Sicilian combo have a simple rule: make danceable music. After their debut 12″ ‘Black Mechanism‘ on Engrave Ltd put them on the map, Human Machine made an appearance on Connaisseur Recordings with the strong 146 EP still hot in Ibiza and in the most influential DJs’ sets. This time around Human Machine’s latest EP will be released by the Berlin-based label Exit Strategy, already receiving full support by Ame, Dixon, Solomun and Adriatique. Available 22 ... Read more