Moody Warehouse Music by DJ Sneak

Moody Warehouse Music‘ is the brand new series from original House Gangster DJ Sneak, primed to set dance-floors (and fields!) ablaze this Summer season and heralds the 50th release for Sneak’s Magnetic Recordings! Armed and dangerous with 4 giant bullets, ‘Moody Warehouse Music Vol 1’ opens with the steamy Latin house flavoured ‘Going Get Got’, featuring an infectious “Gonna make you hotŠ” vocal hook over a feel good filtered groove. Turning up the thermostat, the tribal edged ‘Gone Gong’ pulsates with mad, driving percussive beat science and a haunting tribal chant. ‘Jam Hot’ is a slice of jackin power-house, giving a nod to Beats International’s classic ‘Dub Be Good To Me’, with a vocal sample riding over an insane hi-hat driven groove, dirty bass stabs and topped with an eerie breakdown.

Closing this mighty package with a bang, ‘Jaqc Da Bass’ rides through the gates of dawn fully loaded with an incessant jackin’ groove and takes no prisoners, as Sneak toys with beats and acoustics, shooting the energy levels off the scale!

“This project is all about my mood when playing in warehouses and unusual venues. This set of tracks were made to hit these type of places and events. My whole vibe on these tracks is “Strictly Underground Dirty Moody HouseRhythms” lots of bass > grooves > melodies > and hard hittin’ Sneak Beats. This is music for real DJs, the ones that can walk into a party no matter where and make that place bounce!” – DJ Sneak

One of House music¹s true pioneers, DJ Sneak, has the passion and drive to keep House music alive. Born in Puerto Rico, raised in Chicago and now residing in Canada, the self-proclaimed House Gangster has helped shape the course of dance music since the early 90s.  His early music has influenced the likes of Daft Punk, Basement Jaxx and Armand Van Helden, among many. His signature sounds ­ funky filtered disco-influenced house and tough, jacking beats have revolutionised and redefined house music for more than 15 years. Having begun his DJ¹ing career in 1983, Sneak continues to be at the top of his game, still delivering signature non-stop beat bumpin¹ sets on the global the electronic music circuit and continuing to deliver a barrage of top quality releases over the last 20 years.  In 1991 graffiti artist Sneak launched Defiant Records with his life savings, working with Cajmere / Green Velvet and also Derrick Carter on his Classic label, who released Sneak¹s ŒU Cant Hide From Your Bud¹. In 2000 he launched Magnetic Recordings and spawned one of his biggest releases in 2001 with ŒFix My Sink¹, featuring vocalist Bear Who? Other labels followed including Oomph Recordings sporting a deeper sound and Sneak¹s Classics. Recently Sneak has collaborated with Murk on ‘To The Bassline’ (Exploited) and is set to release ‘Meteors Over Russia’ (Planet 74). DJ Sneak’s legendary Budcast (Podcast) focuses on new music currently being played as he travels the world and the ‘Vinylcast’ is a real treat for House-Heads as Sneak digs deep in the vaults unearthing treasured electronic music mixes from yesteryear. Check them out and subscribe here:  https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-dj-sneak-budcast/id584423719. Sneak is also the figurehead of the I¹m A House Gangster movement, which dedicated to promoting the essence, culture and roots of real house music and those who support it, for more information visit: http://imahousegangster.com

 

TRACK LISTING

1 Going Get Got

2 Gone Gong

3 Jam Hot

4 Jaqc Da Bass

 

DJ Sneak ‘Moody Warehouse Music Vol. 1’ will be released digitally on June 16th and available on and vinyl form June 30th 2014 on Magnetic Recordings.

 

DJ SNEAK TOUR / FESTIVAL DATES

As ever, DJ Sneak’s gig diary is jam packed this Summer! This season he’ll be playing at some massive festivals including Glastonbury, Tomorrowland, Found Festival, Movement, Sonar and many more! He will also be playing a series of dates in Ibiza, including Tribal Sessions at Sankeys, Insane at Pacha, along with some special dates including Pete Tong at Ushuaia with Snoop Dogg and the closing party with Carl Cox at Space.  Please find below full details of where you can catch him this season, more updates soon!

Fri May 2: Crystal, Waterford, Ireland

Sun May 4: [b2b Cajmere] Riverside Festival, Glasgow, UK

Fri May 9: Bungalente, Amsterdam, Holland

Sat May 10:  H2o, Pecq, Belgium

Sat May 24: Mysteryland USA, Bethel NY, USA

Sun May 25: Movement, Detroit, USA

Fri May 30: Coda, Toronto, Canada

Sat Jun 7: Amsterdam Open Air, Amsterdam, Holland

Sun Jun 8: Ruis Festival, Venlo, Holland

Wed Jun 11: Exploited Off Sonar, Barcelona, Spain

Thu Jun 12: I¹m A House Gangster Off Sonar, Barcelona, Spain

Fri Jun 13: Insane at Pacha, Ibiza, Spain

Sat Jun 14: Found Festival, London, UK

Sat Jun 14: Found After Party at Coronet Theatre, London, UK

Sun Jun 15: Angels of Love at Panorama Beach Park, Naples, Italy

Wed Jun  25: Tribal Sessions at Sankeys, Ibiza, Spain

Sat Jun 28: Play Summer Festival, Palma De Mallorca, Spain

Sat Jun 28: Glastonbury Festival, Pilton, UK

Sun Jun 29: Digital Dreams, Toronto, Canada

Fri Jul 11: Insane at Pacha, Ibiza, Spain

Sat Jul 12: Hund at Corte Giustignani, Vicenza, Italy

Sun Jul 20: [b2b Mark Farina] Tomorrowland, Boom, Belgium

Wed Jul 23: Tribal Sessions at Sankeys, Ibiza, Spain

Sun Jul 27: Gringos at Marrakesh, Rabat, Malta

Thu Jul 31: Desigual at Coconuts, Rimini, Italy

Sat Aug 2: Heinz Gaul, Cologne, Germany

Fri Aug 8: Insane at Pacha, Ibiza, Spain

Sat Aug 9: Summer In The City, London, UK

Sun Aug 10: Ibiza Club Socia, Palma De Mallorca, Spain

Fri Aug 15: [w Snoop Dogg] Pete Tong @ Ushuaia, Ibiza, Spain

Sat Aug 16: Sunwaves Festival, Mamaia, Romania

Wed Aug 20: Tribal Sessions at Sankeys, Ibiza, Spain

Tue Aug 26: Creche at Gatecrasher, Ibiza, Spain

Wed Sept 3: Tribal Sessions at Sankeys, Ibiza, Spain

Sat Sept 6: Monokultur, Bern, Switzerland

Fri Sept 12: Insane at Pacha, Ibiza, Spain

Tue Sept 23: [Closing Party] Carl Cox The Revolution at Space, Ibiza, Spain

Sat Oct 4: Sankeys, Manchester, UK

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