WEISS burst onto the dance music scene in 2013 with hit single ‘My Sister’.
His late 80s / early 90s rave impressed sounds quickly caught the eye of a bunch of business heavyweights together with Annie Mac, Groove Armada, Inexperienced Velvet and Loco Cube.
2018 single ‘Really feel My Wants’ garnered crucial acclaim, incomes the number one spots on 5 worldwide music charts in addition to a spot on the R1 A-Record. He’s additionally remixed for the likes of Kylie Minogue, Robyn and Calvin Harris, and has shared the stage with Home legends together with Todd Terry, Armand Van Helden and Pete Tong.
WEISS is at the moment releasing a collection of tracks (with ‘First Sight’ being the primary instalment) all with a nod to the late 80s/early 90s and his formative days of raving. The second and newest observe to be launched can also be out now known as ‘The place Do We Go?’ that includes the legendary Harry Romero.
To mark the collection, WEISS has put collectively a playlist of dance music from the 90s that have been formative for him in his early years.
Liquid – Candy Concord (XL Recordings)
So initially launched in 1991 in regards to the time I used to be 11, this observe obtained me into listening to “underground music”. After all there have been different tracks on the time however for me, this one actually stood out. That includes arguably the all time biggest piano loop in acid home historical past. It has such a superb feeling of letting your self go on the dance ground and nonetheless stays in my document field at this time.
Gat Decor – Ardour (Bare Combine) (Efficient Data)
The unique Bare combine was and remains to be a robust piece of home music. Traditional is past phrases. For those who shut your eyes when listening to this observe it should take you again to that point of freedom of raving, strobe lights flashing and never a care on this planet. A real basic of the period.
Moby – Go (Woodtick Combine) (Intuition Data)
“Go” in it’s authentic kind, was first launched as a B-Aspect to Moby’s debut single “Mobility” in November 1990. He later composed a model with the strings from Twin Peaks which is that this model. I had a really emotional response to this observe on the time once I first heard it on my brothers “Retrospective Of Home” tape. It confirmed me the slight darker aspect of home however in a great way.
Blue Amazon – No Different Love (Jackpot Data)
In all probability among the finest progressive home tracks of its time. Some tracks stick with you for the remainder of your life and that is considered one of them. It is a trying up into the sky second be it within the membership or on a area.
99th Ground Elevators – Hooked (Tony De Vit & Simon Parkes Remix) (Labello Dance)
Tony De Vit is taken into account some of the influential of his technology serving to the Onerous Home sound come out of the Homosexual London Clubbing Scene and into the mainstream golf equipment. He sadly handed away in 1998 and so I wished to selected a observe from him and put it into this choice as a result of I wished to point out my respect to him. Onerous Home was additionally an enormous affect on me on my journey by way of home music.
Golden Women – Kinetic (Frank De Wulf 12” Remix) (R&S Data)
This observe to me has among the finest lead/hooks I’ve ever heard. It has a beautiful idyllic glow to it that reassures you even in most troubled instances.
Todd Terry presents Martha Wash & Jocelyn Brown – Preserve On Jumpin’ (Rhythm Masters Thumpin’ Combine) (Logic Data)
I bear in mind again within the day discovering it so so exhausting to get a replica of this on vinyl. You possibly can get the unique mixes and many others however not the Rhythm Masters Thumpin remix. After many days of crate digging I lastly got here throughout a replica in a HMV retailer in Guildford and it was like Christmas come early. Holding it out with delight to all the opposite dj’s within the retailer on the lookout for information. For me, it was the primary time listening to an artist actually diving into the unique pattern and chopping up the unique sounds and simply pondering I would like extra of this fashion of home music.
Rufas & Chaka Khan – Ain’t No person (Frankie Knuckles Hallucinogenic Model) (Warner Bros. Data)
That is devoted to one of many true pioneers of home music. Each time I hear this document I really feel like I’m in a warehouse in Chicago experiencing clubbing for the primary time and may solely think about what a particular feeling this may have been to be round when any such music was first being performed.
Alcatraz – Give Me Luv (Authentic Combine) (Yoshitoshi)
I used to be across the age of 13 when this primary got here out and once I heard the stab/hook, it gave me tingles down my backbone. I used to be looking excessive and low for a promo of it as a result of again then home information have been put out on promo and lasted a minimum of three/fours months earlier than you possibly can get your fingers on a replica except some dodgy label bootlegged it. These instances remind me of getting on a prepare and spending my pocket cash, It’s home music at it’s greatest.