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THE BAKER BROTHERS: Snap Back Loopmasters EP (2012)

The Snap Back Loopmasters EP presents the top results from the Record Kicks label’s recent competition to remix single Snap Back by funky jazzbos The Baker Brothers. Winning entries come from Funky Bijou, Maleka and Tomasz Betka but the stand out has to be German ghetto funkers CMC & Silenta with their chunky re-visit. It all starts out innocently enough

SLYNK: Ghetto Funk presents Slynk EP (2011)

The Ghetto Funk label’s ‘artist series’ of wax EPs continues apace and next up is Oz producer Slynk whose four-tracker sees the light of day early in the new year. The Brisbane-based dj/ producer dips into seventies and eighties disco and soul and nineties rapapellas (most obviously Screechy Dan on opener Boomin’ for example but also bars from Biggie and Q Tip on Poppin It) to keep it as resolutely upbeat as its predecessors. Lest that make it sound like the de rigeur wobbly bass is missing, put your fears aside