Careful, here are three names you haven’t heard in a while: Kyoto Jazz Massive, Bembé Segué, Moonstarr. If you just felt a pulse of warmth coming from your heart, you’re invited to continue reading.
Back in 1976, composer and saxophonist Carlos Garnett an album called Cosmos Nucleus which features the track Mystery of Ages, which was covered by many years later by Japanese outfit Kyoto Jazz Massive. Fast forward to 2011 and here are two remixes from Montreal’s Moonstarr, both available for your listening pleasures below.
A 7-inch is already available on Moonstarr’s own Public Transport label (get it from Dusty Groove or Juno) and the digital release will follow through iTunes on November 15, 2011.
About nine years ago, a certain Kevin Moon had people going nuts over his then released debut album Dupont. Over the years, the Toronto based producer better known as Moonstarr put out some classic remixes for the likes of Rednose Distrikt, Jazzanova, Recloose or Ennio Morricone or. His music was released on 4hero’s Reinforced, Compost, Sonar Kollektiv and his own Public Transit label.
Moonstarr’s latest album Instrumentals Forever was released in 2008, another 7-inch dropped about a year ago. His latest 12-inch ILL Harmonics Vol. 1 came out only a couple of weeks ago, and starting today, we’ll give away a digital copy every day this week.
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