DJ Linus – Soul Penetration

Artist: DJ Linus
Title: Soul Penetration (Vocal) / Bar-B-Q / World League / Rollercoaster / Soul Penetration (Instrumental)
Cat No: Compo 0132-2
Format: CD

Quotes: DJ Linus’ ‘Bar-B-Q’ is the perfect example of just why we’re going to have to eradicate ‘ruthless’ and ‘clinical’ from our dictionary of German cliches. Musik / Bloody great. Mixmag / There are eight tracks of breadth and depth that would make the most adept of swimmers think twice before diving in, but dive you should…indispensable and useful collection if tracky treats. Fantastique. Update / Top quality house action. Jockey Slut

Info: DJ Linus’ newest 12inch and maxi-CD, “Soul Penetration”, is truly a catchy deephouse-song; you can’t help but humming it right after the first listening! The clear sound of the flute underlines the male singer’s sexy bedroom voice. “Worldleague” on the B-side is a great track with latinbeats and pumping dub. The track is dedicated for the club called “Heizkraftwerk” in Munich. If “Star Wars” would have been produced in 1998, . . . →

Discompose

Artist: V.A.
Title: Discompose
Cat No: Compo 0128-2
Format: CD / Download

Quotes: DJ Linus’ ‘Bar-B-Q’ is the perfect example of just why we’re going to have to eradicate ‘ruthless’ and ‘clinical’ from our dictonary of German cliches. Muzik / watch out for this independant label! Touch Magazine / real nice hypnotic House. Frontpage

Info: This compilation gathers some of the best tracks ever released on the German house label Compose Records. It gives you an impression of the wide range of productions from artists like DJ Linus, Pufo, Marcel Krieg & Jerome Isma-Ae aka Future Funk, Beanfield disco-project Moon Machine and others. „Discompose“ is mixed by DJ Linus, one of the most respected and best known house-DJs in Germany. He was the first artist signed to Compose in 1994. His and the label’s international reputation and popularity began, when DJs like Tony Humphries, Gusto, Mousse T, Boris Dlugosch, Todd Terry, Kid Bachelor, Jazzy M, Faze Action or David Morales were spinning and listing his tracks. It was Tony Humphries who . . . →

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DJ Linus – Fantasmagorique

Artist: DJ Linus
Title: Fantasmagorique
Cat No: Compo 0123-1 / Compo 0123-2
Format: 2-LP / CD / Download

Quotes: DJ Linus’ ‘Bar-B-Q’ is the perfect example of just why we’re going to have to eradicate ‘ruthless’ and ‘clinical’ from our dictonary of German cliches Muzik / …watch out for this independant label! Touch Magazine / real nice hypnotic House. Frontpage

Info: Another re-release from Compose Records, the elder house label sister of Compost. DJ Linus’ ”Soul Penetration” track has been stated a truly catchy deep house burner which left you no choice but to hum along and wouldn’t leave your eardrum all day. The ”Worldleague” track had people quoting “If Star Wars” would have been produced in 1998, it would have sounded like ”Worldleague”!” The discosounds of ”Rollercoaster” hurled you back to the 80ies. No wonder that back in early February of 1999 the vinyl of ”Soul Penetration” entered German Club Charts at 12 and German Dance Charts at 19. This re-released album is certain bullet-proof of DJ Linus’ musical . . . →