Glenn Darmanin and Kurt Spiteri are the Maltese duo behind Kertek, a concept which evolved from a common interest in melodic electronic music. Being influenced from the world they find themselves in and from a wide variety of artists and music, they strive to continuously improve their sounds in order to create quality melodic electronic music. So far they have releases on several labels worldwide. The duos first full release on Stripped Digital, after two remixes for the label for releases from Politis and Ewan Rill.
Stepping up to the plate for the labels 137th release is Richard Switch (aka Audioglider) makes his Hype Muzik debut with this three track EP enititled “Triangular”.
Slumber (Oona Dahl & Amber Cox) took centre stage on Beatport Live to perform a b2b set in Denver before playing at Beta Nightclub later the same night. The duo who released “Lost In Paradise” on Stripped Off, Will be following up with the “No Sleep” EP featuring two new originals “No Face” and “No Sleep”, with remixes from Justin Steel & Roland Westlake. Oona Dahl who had her solo EP “HEAR.FEEL.HEAL.REPEAT” on Stripped Recordings has her second release coming up in May with “Somewhere We Can Go” featuring remixes one the track taken from the EP release. Tini Tun, Michael A and Phonic Scoupe are on remixes plus there is the additional bonus of a new Original entitiled “Twisted”.
Our Free Download series reaches #21 and we head to Canada and producer Micah has come up trumps with this beautiful 2014 remake of Bent “As You Fall”. The trainspotters among you will know that Micah’s Original bootleg of this track ended up being licensed to Chris Fortier’s Balance 007 compilation from 2005. Nick Warren gave the track his full support playing it during this years Winter Music Conference in Miami.
Mr Jefferson returns for his second EP on Hype Muzik this time teaming up with Nobody Else for this double header “All Night Long” / “Meow Clouds”.
Stripped Off’s 23rd release lands and it comes from Joe Mesmar one of the winners of Josh Wink’s remix contest for Ovum for the track “Balls”. Joe releases his first EP with us entitled “After Effects” a four track of Original Techno flavoured tracks. Joe Mesmar is a professional, dynamic, and innovative DJ and music producer based out of Montreal, Canada.
Mexican production duo Hugo Ibarra & Fernando Ortiz are Genius Spark. This is their debut release on Stripped Digital entitled “Eternity” with an Original Mix and remixes from Yuriy from Russia, Tolga Diler, & Giddyhead. This is release #151 on Stripped Digital.
Situated on the banks of the River Pripyat, Michael A (Mikhail Akulich) has found fertile ground for a unique production style from his home in the oil refining city of Mozyr in southern Belarus. This is the prolific young producers first full release on Stripped Recordings fresh of his remix of Progress Inn on the labels previous release. This double header is the 141st release for the label.
The 20th in our series of free download comes in the shape of Lithuanian trio Phonic Scoupe’s Dub Remix of The xx “Angels”. Phonic Scoupe who have released on Stripped Recordings and Stripped Digital continue to gain support with each production the make. They have a new release “Sand” coming up with a remix from Dousk – Stripped Recordings later this month.