Compost Brazil Selection Vol. 1

Artist: V.A.
Title: Compost Brazil Selection Vol. 1 – Primavera – Samba & Bossa Beats –
compiled and mixed by Tom Burclay
Cat No: CPT 401-3
Format: Download

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Info: After more than one and a half decade and more than 390 releases, Compost Records bundles some of their finest tunes as Various Artists digital download compilation albums. The variety and full spectrum of Compost’s repertoire has never or rarely been presented in form of a musical genre compilation. These releases will be compiled or DJ-mixed by Compost’s artists and are available as digital downloads, except in some rare cases very very limited as 500 CDs.

Since the early days of Compost Records, latin, especially brazilian influenced music played a major role. In the mid 90s the label started to release the renowned „Glücklich“ compilation series (Vol. I – IV – compiled by Rainer Trüby), which would collect a variety of uplifting brazilian fusion grooves and have a significant impact on new . . . →

Timo Garcia & Manu Delago – The Hang Track Pt. II

Artist: Timo Garcia & Manu Delago
Title: The Hang Track Pt. II
Cat No: CPT 398-3
Format: Download

Quotes: not for every gig… But I dig the deep ethinic house sounds of the original… Josh Wink / Great Tune. Like it and will play it. The Rupert & Mennert Version is also nice. Thanks. Peter Kruder / I like it! MUSIC! Trickski / Very Good Work!!! Phreek Plus One / Wow! Thats a special track! loving the melodies! Nuno dos Santos / Very beautiful track! Love it! Roberto Rodriguez /  excellent track !!! Makossa / great music Robert Owens / Classic compost sound . This totally fantastic and cinematic. Nick Chacona

Info: Timo Garcia first teamed up with Manu Delago back in 2008 after he first heard Manu’s sublime piece of Hang playing on youtube called ‘Mono Desire’ (a clip that’s now had over 3.5 million views!) and from that The Hang Drum Track (part 1) was born. This collaboration / . . . →

Pitchben – Remixes by Jamie Lidell / Lorenz Rhode / Krazy Baldhead / Alexander Maier

Artist: Pitchben
Title: Unique (Alexander Maier 1to11 Remix) (short version) / Keep Giving Me Love (Jamie Lidell’s Lovers Remix) / Soda (Lorenz Rhode Remix) / (Don’t Trust) Mr. Berkofsky (Krazy Baldhead Remix)
Cat No: CPT 393-1 / CPT 393-3
Format: 12″ / Download

Quotes: great, love it Robert Owens /  im gonna go with that P-Funk Soda mix ! Simbad /  the 80s jam by lorenz is the pick for me Roual Galloway / This ones a winner! Fantastic remixes! Alexander Maier ́s remix is ace. But i really love Lorenz Rhode ́s super funky remix as well! Roberto Rodriguez / Jamie Lidell “one half of super collider” ? this man needs no extra introduction anymore. cool version he did. alexander meiers mix is good too. Michael Ruetten / soda sounds fun DJ Sneak

Info: Pitchben in full effect again. After the massive success of the album and the „Stand Up“ remixes, which went top 10 at Beatport, . . . →

Marbert Rocel – Small Hours

Artist: Marbert Rocel
Title: Small Hours
Cat No: CPT 395-1 / CPT 395-2
Format: 2-LP/ CD / Download

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Info: Marbert Rocel spend most of their time looking out of the window and smoking. Then they make music, someone draws for a while, and they soon go back to looking out of the window and making music. Marbert Rocel are twinkle-toed, and yet hardly tangible when you try to grasp them. They combine dance music with songs, songs with cookies and, in turn, cookies with dance music. Therefore, Marbert Rocel spent a lot of time touring – playing gigs in Germany, Holland, Italy, Poland, indoors, outdoors, on the roof, in the cellar, in small groups, in front of many people, and in front of very many people. »It greatly influenced our music. This is the reason as to why we now make ballads at 130 bpm.« At a concert on Enceladus in 2010, Marbert Rocel met Martin Kohlstedt. He seemed to fit . . . →

Future Sounds Of Jazz Vol. 12

Artist: V.A.
Title: Future Sounds Of Jazz Vol. 12
Cat No: CPT 390-1 / CPT 390-2
Format: 3-LP/ 2-CD / Download

Quotes: Wow, great!!! Lovely compilation… Joris Voorn / Great compilation!!! DJ T. / Always on Point…massive play for me Karizma / Very nice compilation DJ Deep / Love future sound of jazz…. all time favourite compilation. Nugath / These tracks are great representations of what future jazz is, and Mr. Reinboth still has the ears and the intuition to pick ‘em. Velanche / One of my favourite compilation series is back… Permanent Vacation

Info: It’s five years ago since the last FSOJ Vol. 11 was released, while the first one of this classic series was released in 1995. WelI, i have the feeling we are in a time machine now, back to some roots of FSOJ. Most of the tracks on Vol. 12 reminds me to the vibe of the first two or three editions of this series, especially the slower tunes, well the sound at all, too. I can state: . . . →

Compost Ambient Selection Vol. 2

Artist: V.A.
Title: Compost Ambient Selection Vol. 2 – The Quiet Room – Smooth Spheric Noise
compiled and mixed by Rupert & Mennert
Cat No: CPT392-3
Format: Download 

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Info: After one and a half decade and more than 370 releases, Compost Records bundles some of their finest tunes as Various Artists digital download compilation albums.

The variety and full spectrum of Compost’s repertoire has never or rarely been presented in form of a musical genre compilation. These releases will be compiled or DJ-mixed by Compost’s artists and are available as digital downloads, except in some rare cases very very limited as 500 CDs.

How to define ambient? In the strictest sense Compost Records hardly offers any of this. But what if you decide to look within tracks and add some darkness and deep beats here and there….? Well, there . . . →

Pitchben – Stand Up (Runaway / Tiger & Woods Remixes)

Artist: Pitchben
Title: Stand Up (Runaway Remix) / Stand Up (Original) / Stand Up (Tiger & Woods Remix) / Keep Giving Me Love (Sportloto Digamma Remix)
Cat No: CPT 389-1 / CPT389-3
Format: 12 / Download

Quotes: tiger & woods remix is killer Daniel Brandt / Nice groovy funk from Pitchben! & great remixes too…Tiger & Woods do their thing well and Runaway’s remix fits the vocal very well.Will play with love. Thank you Willie Graff / Great Runaway remix A-Trak / Super funky little morsels give me a feeling summer is near! Krafty Kuts / Yeah feelin the jazz funk vibe on this, will support Nightmares On Wax / lovin the originals compost sent out. loaadddss of funk Malente / It’s all about the original mix of Stand Up. A great cheeky chic-est groove. Wish it was longer! Ashley Beedle

Info: It’s the 80s. A young boy is growing up to the soundtrack of Electro Funk, drawing influence from the likes of Jackson, The Whispers and D-Train and developing a genuine passion for music. . . . →