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Absolutely killer debut album from one of the Principe's most on it producers DJ Lycox, following on from an inclusion on Warp's first Cargaa 12" and credits on one of the scenes finest releases to date, Tá Tipo Já Não Vamos Morrer by Tia Maria Produções.
Across its twelve track duration, DJ Lycox's excellent Sonhos & Pesadelos manages to dilute all manner of sounds from first wave funky, Kuduro, elements of deep house, jagged techno, new age grime and even what sounds like a violin to make a fast-paced trip through the truly innovative soundworld that makes Principe such a powerful force.
Aiming for a similar approach to production aimed squarely at the dancefloor as the recent Errorsmith LP on PAN, Sonhos & Pesadelos takes elements of classic club records but mixes them with a left of center approach, adding a much-needed layer of oddball mentality to these somewhat saturated genres.
Once you wrap your ears around this one you will instantly recognize how easy it is to spot a Lycox production from a mile off, his sequencing just cuts through everything else. Leaving you short of breath from its organic, and spiky melodic textural reduction of the classic sounds that feed into this next level music.
Digital Track List
- 1 Weekend DJ Lycox 2:04 Buy
- 2 Galinha DJ Lycox 3:09 Buy
- 3 Domingo Abençoado DJ Lycox 2:00 Buy
- 4 Virgin Island DJ Lycox 2:03 Buy
- 5 Nichako DJ Lycox 3:29 Buy
- 6 La Java DJ Lycox 3:33 Buy
- 7 Parabens Moh Baba DJ Lycox 2:18 Buy
- 8 Quarteto Fantástico DJ Lycox 2:07 Buy
- 9 Sky DJ Lycox 2:46 Buy
- 10 Solteiro DJ Lycox 4:06 Buy
- 11 Ferrero DJ Lycox 3:34 Buy
- 12 2855 DJ Lycox 2:16 Buy