Making his debut appearance with this Afrobeat edit EP, the anonymous Lodger proves themeself to be more than adept at handling the wild flow of African rhythms and working them into surefire dancefloor burners for the modern age. "Track 1" definitely holds the most house energy in its bones, but of course with such source material it's a secondary concern to the energy of the vocals, the guitar chops and brass stabs. "Track 2" is an even feistier concern, working around a classic Fela hook and flying at a speed that could mix into uptempo techno even if the style is a world apart.
Mike Misiu, Matt Long (FINA Records/mono_cult), Aaron Dae (Razor-N-Tape), Manu•Archeo, Corbi, AfroBase (Radio Chart), RUSTAM OSPANOFF., Craig Charles Funk And Soul, Lay-Far, Adam Isbell -Racubah Sound System, JP Source, Mike W - Kolour LTD, Sol Power All-Stars, Eddie C, Afro Beat Foundation, JKriv (Razor-N-Tape), Sleazy Beats Recordings, Ex-Friendly (Truth & Lies Music), Chili Davis (Forward Disco), Nowicki, DJ P-SOL, Earl Jeffers, Ptaki, Cervo (Banana Hill)
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