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That time of the week again and another fine edition of the Discobelle mix series.

This week sees two dope producers/dj’s from Sweden team up to form new super tag team – MRTN x DINERO (AKA Robert Dinero of Mash Up International fame and MRTN). On their debut mix they give us a fresh selection of all things dancehall, future house, moombahton, afrobeat and UK bass.

Watch out for dj dates/clubnights and more mixtapes coming from MRTN x DINERO later this fall!

UK Garage is alive and well, you just need to know where to find it. Formula Records continue to honour some of the nation’s more sacred club sounds on a regular basis, updating our record boxes this month with F2: Vol 1. Among its fine cuts, MOAD’s ‘Feels So’ gleams with two step swagger and luscious vocal licks to bring a sense of pride back into the globetrotting sound. You can now stop pretending that Craig David album was a total cop-out and catch the genre’s next shining star.

The next release on UK dance music label Love & Other comes courtesy of Bristol producer/dj GotSome who has released a handful of records on the likes of Defected, Zoo Music, This Ain’t Bristol and most recently Nothing Else Matters/Ministry of Sound. His “Mystify EP” drops on Friday June 2nd.

We here at Discobelle can premiere the B-side track “Iron & Concrete” which projects a high-energy funnel of sound with it’s jacked up drums, fierce and bassy low end and complimentary vocal refrain.

“It’s the perfect blend of bands like SG Lewis and Disclosure, and rock bands like Doves or The Growlers. For me that Detroit sounding heavy bass and guitar blends really well with garage house. Crazy I know…The song is about being desperate and obsessed with someone you will never get and who you know is the opposite of good for you. Like all unhealthy habits, you falsely believe that this will be your saviour and get you out of your miseries. Like your state of mind when you´re alone with a couple of drinks inside you ‪at 3am, in a disturbed place or state of mind yet weirdly hopeful.”

On April 14th legendary Swiss electronic duo In Flagranti present their pre-internet-record-buying-phoneline-concept-album-come-mixtape “Sprezzatura” which will be released via Codek Records.

“Back in the early 80s when I lived in Switzerland, I use to travel to Italy a lot for clubs and record shopping. In Rimini there was a great store called Disco Piu. They had this service where if you were out of town or from another country, you could sign-up and get a cassette of all the new releases in the post every week. Each new track was recorded for about a minute and there was a voice counting – so you could write down the tracks you liked – then phone or fax the track numbers and the date of the cassette, they’d send you the records and you’d pay on delivery, which was amazing”, says In Flagranti’s Sasa Crnobrnja on ‘Sprezzatura’s inspiration, concept and format. He further explains, “So this album will be available as a mix on cassette with each track playing for a minute or two. You’re basically listening to it like a mixtape and in the same manner as the tapes from Disco Piu. You’ll be able to choose your favourite tracks from ‘Sprezzatura’ and buy the full versions as downloads.”

We here at Discobelle can premiere the superb and hypnotic disco stomper “My Sordid Little Affair”.

Our friends in UK label Love & Other releases their first single of 2017 and it’s a smasher.

“Please Be True” (drops February 10th) sees legendary Glasgow based producer Martyn Henderson AKA Mash team up with prolific British icon Idris Elba (yeah, you probably heard of him) with a track weaving through whirring synths, percussive blips and a warm, heartfelt vocal offering from Idris Elba.

On remix duty, we got Sinden who’s been down with Discobelle since day one so we’re of course extremely glad to premieres this club ready remix from him, he casually flips the vibe of the original version with the help of a wonky, low slung bass and some seriuos bleep action together with a steady beat.