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Top 10 Releases of October 2016

So it’s again our monthly attempt to pull up a lean list of 10 of our favourites that were released last month. I can tell you that it’s the process is as teeth grinding as to pick her two favourites for a mother of five. But hey, the good thing is, autumn is that time of the year when those sofa bumps appear and the record players are the busiest. You know who’s also been busy? The ten artists, crafting, moulding and polishing their newest singles, EP and LPs. Some already tested on the dancefloors and some just fresh out of the printing house. Thus we’re ... Read more

Premiere: Marlon Hoffstadt – 2000 MG Floating (Original Mix)

Retrograde returns late September with ‘In Reverse Pt.1’, a delightful package hosting multiple artists such as Matteo Luis, Natureboy Gold, Terron and Marlon Hoffstadt. Having his first works published from the youthful age of 17, Marlon Hoffstadt is no stranger to the electronic music world. Now 22, Hoffstadt has since refined his sound in order to channel is musical visions that have helped him curate the label Retrograde. The enthusiastic Berliner works hard to retain his distinctive sounds, sampling vocals from the likes of Chicago house legend Paris Brightledge. 2000 mg floating marks the fifth release from the Berlin based label. The ... Read more

Premiere: Lo & Matteo Luis – Won’t Cry (Marlon Hoffstadt Remix)

Brand new new label Retrograde presents its RTGD001 in the form of „Won’t Cry“ EP by Matteo Luis & Lo, both part of the imprint’s family. The young Cologne natives offer a warming and moony work from their archives to start the labels catalogue as smoothly as possible. The original was reworked trice by amongst others, friends of the emerging label as well as long time role models of the label heads Marlon Hofffstadt and Goldberg. The former delivers a drifty and impulsive close to the floor interpretation of Won’t Cry, whilst buddy Johnjons remix gleams through percussive sequence sounds ... Read more

Mix #171 By Matteo Luis

Matteo Luis captures his audience with his classy house sets and his passion for vocal house and slow tempo beats. Not sure whether the digital era is to blame, but he only just turned 21 and has already built up a reputation as Cologne’s “Club-Mozart” because of his inventive productions. Luis is a young producer from Berlin. Over the years – with 2008 as his starting point – he tried many different styles of music for his productions, but finally found his passion in House music. In August 2011 his remix for Bryan Kessler’s “She Only Likes Me” was released as ... Read more