Time to grab some ribbon and a large pole (oo er missus) and spin like a May Queen as we provide a soundtrack to ensure the sunshine comes out. Be it the deep tribal vibes of Body Language Vol. 21 – mixed and compiled by Djuma Soundsystem on Get Physical, the addictive Afrobeat’s of Taxi Sampler 01 Rhythms & Vibes From The Spirit Of Young Africa on Python Syndicate or the stunning genre feast that is Benjamin Fröhlich’s debut album Amiata on Permanent Vacation you’ll be dancing all month long.
Bring Noah Souder-Russo’s self-released urban journey the sublime Therapy is Expensive to the party and you’ll not regret it. And if you treat yourself to the mesmerising beats of Souls of Gama’s Sounds To The Sundown on Tone Arise Recordings and Warner/Chappell Production Music the smiles will be as warm as the spring days that lie ahead.
Finally, if you want your month to sparkle from first till last then you need these beauties in your life. Be it the divide Detroit delight that is Carl Craig’s Detroit Love’s second compilation Detroit Love Vol. 2 with its funk ridden roots, the disco delicious adventure that is Seamus Haji Presents Disco In The House 2 on Big Love and the must-covert cover wonder that is Psychemagik’s Undercover Lovers out now on Bandcamp and you’ll have May soundtrack wort Volume hy of your never-ending admiration. Enjoy.
May’s Marvellous 12″s
Hot Chip Hungry Child Domino The boys are back and filling our hearts with an anthem destined for legendary status.
Peggy Gou Starry Night Gudu Records An own label launch track that ensures we remain star struck forever.
Christine & The Queens Comme Si (Honey Dijon remix) Because Music France When the queen of pop meets the queen of house we just knew it was going to be perfection.
Crazy P The Witness Walk Don’t Walk Limited The P do it again and we can’t stop pressing play.
Cinthie and stevn.aint.leavn Good For You And Me Beste Modus House of the kind your turntable was created for.
Butch le Butch Depend On You Camp Stick Another stone-cold classic rework from our favourite disco devotee.
The Chemical Brothers Got To Keep On (Midland Remix) Virgin Delivering the goods yet again Midland brings the style to the brotherhood.
C.J. & CO. Devils Gun (Tech Support Edit) White Must-hear rework from the must-hear Italo edit disco don.
Daniel Steinberg Facing The Truth Arms & Legs Infectious vocal cut that ensures life sounds better with Daniel.
Strawberry Mansion (If You) Feel Like Dancing (Shalvoy & Mighty Mi Orig Mix) Drop Records Ltd Bouncing bass equals pure dancefloor joy this May as the boys get down with us.
Catch Wildblood and Queenie this May at Bitch, Please! at Tempest Inn 3rd & 31st, Eleven Seven at The Eddy 18th and Alfresco Festival 23rd-26th plus on 1BTN 101.4FM 1btn.fm 1st & 3rd 1-4 Fridays.
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