Music Review: Entoniu & Agape - Prelucrare EP (incl. Rowlanz Remix) [Salomon Recordings]
- Published on Saturday, 21 December 2019 16:43
Entoniu & Agape - Pelucrare EP (incl. Rowlanz Remix) [Salomon Recordings 015]
Buy now on Beatport: https://www.beatport.com/release/prelucrare/2769189
Listen to the premiere of 'Entoniu & Agape - Pelucrare (Rowlanz Remix)': http://bit.ly/meoko-pelucrare-rowlanz-rmx
South America is one of the countries contributing heavily to the house and techno scene at the moment, especially if we take a closer look at the rising ro(minimal) movement. Mexican-based Salomon Recordings continues to provide a great musical output that it has provided over its 10+ releases. These guys have released some quality stuff from established artists like Mahony, Dudley Strangeways, Javier Carballo, Red Pig Flower and Dubphone plus upcoming talents like Chklte, Mike.D, Stoilku and Octave (RO).
Their 15th instalment comes from Italian duo Entoniu & Agape with their ‘Pelucrare’ EP which also includes a remix from man of the moment Rowlanz (INFUSE, Yoyaku, Berg Audio).
The original version is a 7-minute deep immersion into the typical SW-inspired groove enriched with jungle textures and crispy percussion. Characteristic Romanian vocals gently introduce airy ambience and lovely synths, giving life to a delicious warm-up tool.
On the B-side, UK producer Rowlanz reinvents the track with his trademark signature style, using the original vocals and synths and adding light arpeggiators and the right dose of groove. His remix is a blissful after-hours weapon, especially if you think about some proper 'hands in the air moments which come from the celestial sounds introduced to us during the long breaks.
Words by Francesco Quieti