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Widely acknowledged French dj/producer/singer Jean Tonique has dropped hits on Yuksek’s Partyfine label in the past and now he announces a brand new mini-album “sunny side up” via his own label Tonique Records.

Leading up to the release he boasts a video for the smooth yacht rock influenced track “like you” that draws on his favorite indie-pop moments and also gives a special nod to Mac DeMarco.

“”like you” is about finding one’s soul mate, but most of all, it
is a song which makes you want to drive around in a convertible by the sea”.

Malmö based crew Wildlife Records teams up with Malmö based but internationally known clothing store/clothing label Trés Bien with a mix done by Johannes Kjellgrren that follows up on their t-shirts for the Trés Bien SS19 collection. Expect a curveball of a mix with grooved out sounds of balearica, psych-pop and other excellently weird stuff.

Gothenburg producer/dj Aron McFaul releases his new track “Trancing” and makes sure that we have a proper trancey synth-induced tune to be grooving out during the summer.

Rolling Stones were influenced by Chicago & blues, in another time the millenials Oskar Engström and Filip Spetze (Holograms) look back on what has become known as the most influential Swedish scene of the the 00:s – Gothenburg and antirock. With powerful influences from the genre such as the Embassy, Tough Alliance and Air France, these millenials chisel out a balearic retrospective over the Nordic dream of warmer latitudes with their upcoming February 22nd release on Swedish label Hybris.

Husqvarna Motorcycles teams up with us here at Discobelle along with our friends in Swedish acts Aron McFaul and franskild for two exclusive mixes to coincide with the release of the brand new Husqvarna Motorcycles street ​​​bike ​​range​.

The new street bike range consists of the SVARTPILEN- and VITPILEN models that nod to the history of this classic Swedish company and brings it into today with ​​simple​​ yet​​ progressive​​ design,​​ distinctive​​ style​​ and​​ Swedish​​ understatement​.

The two mixes from Aron McFaul and franskild each correspond with the street bike models, Arons SVARTPILEN mix was made as a “…soundtrack for driving down European roads on the motorcycle at night…” and showcases his strutting balearic discoish sound while franskilds VITPILEN mix has playful yet controlled feel or you could say a simple yet progressive organic house sound.

More balaeric influenced greatness from the people over at Gothenburg label West Coast Recordings, this time it’s the debut release “DIMΞTHYLTⱤYâ±£TΔMIƝΞ” from Gothenburg producer Northern Tropic (AKA Oscar Andersson).

With a wide range of influences from Atlanta hip hop, early 90’s Manchester pop music and West African funk combined with a strutting guitar and good old Swedish melancholia this one really hits the spot. We’re proud to premiere the last track off the EP, here’s “ƝѲⱤƮHҼⱤƝ ƮⱤѲⱣIϾ!”!

Up and coming Brazilian duo Balako just released their debut EP “Hora De Balako” for the fine people over at the excellent Greco Roman label and we here at Discobelle are extremely pleased that they wanted to contribute to our mix series.

Balako AKA Diogo Strausz and Rodrigo are producers and multi instrumentalists out of Rio De Janeiro. The pair has a knack for mixing up rare samples with their own unreleased, genre-spanning edits with their styles ranging from techno and house to salsa and carimbo and to blending that with ’70s disco/funk in order to create something both retro and current which their mix for us is a smashing testament to.

Tracklist for the mix after the jump.

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