Two years on from his last outing, Sascha Ciminiera returns to Phonk D's Footjob label with another chunk of fluttering, synth-heavy positivity. Built around a languid and fluid mid-tempo groove, "Lights" is rich in positive melodies, Balearic chord progressions and tumbling synthesizer motifs. It's a cliche to refer to records being "sun-kissed", but this is genuinely an exercise in summery beauty. The headline remixes come from Gerd Janson and Philip Lauer under their Tuff City Kids alias. They predictably push the track's more Balearic elements to the fore on the electro-driven remix, before delivering a superb, cowbell-laden drum Dub for those who like to play around with percussion. A tidy package is completed by Phonk D's rolling house interpretation,
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