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Review: Moon – Industrie & Zärtlichkeit – Frank Music

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Johannes and Johannes team up again. We are speaking about Johannes Paluka, better known as Iron Curtis and Frank Music head honcho Johannes Albert. The Berlin residents joined forces again to craft their first album as Moon. “Industrie & Zärtlichkeit” is the final product out of this collaboration and it surely depicts the musical influences both have, but somehow it offers much more. “Industrie & Zärtlichkeit” is not simply filled with Johannes Albert’s rough and cheesy house sound and it’s not only Iron Curtis’ melodies and exciting chord progression. It’s more of a journey through different decades, times and styles of electronic music developed so far, merged into their very own sound that somewhat pays tribute to everything from the past and also gives us a vision of what could come next. The vinyl LP consists of nine exciting originals and two remixes. Lerosa and Black Spuma took care of the remixes and twisted the original material into their own understanding of electronic music.

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Review: Various Artists – Poly V.A. – Polycarp

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The second release from Polycarp comes with a great selection of tracks. Four tracks by Simon Ferdinand, Johannes Albert, Tilman and Basch offer a nice variety of different house styles sound wise. The Hamburg based label from Simon Ferdinand keeps up the great work that was displayed on the first vinyl with the superb “Poly V.A.” EP. The tracks are very diverse and reach from classical house with soulful elements to some raw house and techno, as well as slowed down mid tempo goodness. If you’re a house lover you’ll definitely find at least one piece, or even more, that fits your taste. Keep reading

Review: Johannes Albert – Palm Saturdays EP (incl. Christopher Rau Remix) – Klamauk

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With the “Palm Saturdays EP” Franconian Johannes Albert makes his first move on Mainz based label Klamauk. The 8th release adds some new facets to the catalogue with Johannes’ very own interpretation of house music. This kind of sound can be found on earlier releases from Frank Music’s label head as well. Whether it is on labels like White, Jackoff Records or his own imprint, always displaying a dirty and old fashioned house sound that bribes with roughness. The three original tracks from Johannes are companied by a superb Christopher Rau up-tempo remix, which rounds up the EP perfectly.

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Interview: Johannes Albert – ” If people go freakin’ nuts I just sleep much better that night, you know?”

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5 years of “Frank Music” that’s the perfect reason to have a quick chat with label owner Johannes Albert. Strongly connected to Würzburg and Franconia in general he showed his love with the name of the label. Now residing in Berlin, Johannes loves to play all kind of stuff. Whether it is disco, 90s house, or what ever. During our conversation we got to know his “Let’s be Frank” side of his character, on top he shared some insights about the label, his productions and what he does during his DJ sets. You can experience an excerpt of his DJ set from the 5th of december at Farbfernseher, Berlin as Ohrenschmaus Podcast #037. Keep reading

Ohrenschmaus Podcast #037 – Johannes Albert

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For our 37th installment we got in touch with house maestro und disco lover Johannes Albert. After quite a few releases and his first LP “Hotel Novalis” on his very own Frank Music label he definitely came around a bit. For episode 37 of Ohrenschmaus Podcasts’ monthly mixes he has sent us a recording off his gig at Farbfernseher, Berlin from the 5th of december back in 2015. Let’s celebrate this mix with enthusiasm and of course the fifth birthday of his imprint Frank Music. Let’s be Frank, as he says!

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for our 37th installment we got in touch with house maestro und disco lover johannes albert. after quite a few releases and his first lp “hotel novalis” on his very own frank music label he definitely came around a bit.

 

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