Review: Alongside the likes of DP, DJ Falcon, Bob Sinclair and Etienne De Crecy during the height of the French Touch sound (heavily filtered disco loops set to tough house beats) were the mighty Cassius. So invested in the late '90s zeitgeist were they, Cassius went so far to name their debut album 1999! This album was huge that year and here were revisit it in remastered form (plus some extra goodies too). Highlights include the urgent shuffle of the title track, the awesome 808 electro jam "Crazy Legs" and the legendary Les Rhythmes Digitales 'Dreamix' of "Feeling For You." C'est bon
Review: Long standing hero of the Berlin scene and Stil Vor Talent chief Oliver Koletzki steps up to present a fine collection of remixes for his label's next installment. He's been crafting for prolific friends and outstanding musicians for close to a decade, and for Remix Tales Koletzki has now compiled his personal favourites (with some previously unreleased ones too). Features his emotive take on German duo HVOB's "Dogs", Frank 'Ame' Wiedemann and Ry 'X' Cuming's Howling project on "Stole The Night", through to legends such as French Touch pioneers Cassius on "Toop Toop" and NYC electroclash icons Fischerspooner on "The Best Revenge". Keep your ears peeled for his upcoming full length which will be released very soon.