TOOLROOM serve up a tasty sampler ‘BANGERS PT1’
Mark Knight, Todd Terry, James Hurr feat. Darryl James & David Anthony – Make You Happy
Label founder Mark Knight is set to put a smile on your face as he drops his first release of 2023 ‘Make You Happy’, with legendary House DJ and producer Todd Terry and the Darryl James & David Anthony Project. Diving straight back into that classic 90’s House sound, Mark Knight delivers a taste of his finest production too date after unearthing Todd Terry’s edit of ‘Buddah’ by Darryl James & David Anthony Project, shaping up a seriously killer reworking of this gem fresh for the dance floor in 2023.
Of course, bonafide House music legend Todd Terry needs no introduction, an artist who helped define New York House music back in the 80’s with his signature production stylings and penchant for all things House Music. Todd Terry has featured on countless records and edits whilst dropping some of the biggest, era defining remixes which has dominated dance floors globally over the past 20 years.
Martin Ikin – Oscill8
Long-standing member of the Toolroom Family, Martin Ikin lays down an absolute stomper on Toolroom and it goes by the name of ‘Oscill8’.
With over 1.2 million monthly listeners on Spotify and nestling nicely inside the top 10 selling artists on Beatport and 1001tracklists, Martin Ikin is both a revered producer and DJ with over 20 years’ experience under his belt. A name often sharing festival stage with Fisher, Chris Lake, Dom Dolla, MK, Long-standing member of the Toolroom Family.
ESSEL – Lennon
‘Lennon’ itself has its focus set purely on the dance floor, cut straight from the underground and pushes a deeper focused sound that showcases ESSEL’s talents as a producer whilst maintaining her originality and uniqueness down to a tee. A darker take on ESSEL’s typical vibe, ‘Lennon’ is a record that skirts the edge of her sound, tipping over into clubland and we have to say, it’s absolutely class. If there’s ever a glass ceiling above then ESSEL is sure to smash straight through it, she certainly is an exciting new prospect and without doubt one to watch in 2023.
Hugel, Crusy, Jenn Morel feat. Joelii – KLK
Up next on Toolroom it’s all hands-on deck as we’ve locked in a 2023 summer weapon in the making from a handful of Latin House’s hottest acts. Landing on the label is French DJ/producer HUGEL and fast-rising Spanish star Crusy who have enlisted the talents of Latin vocalists Jenn Morel and Joelii who are set to unleash an inferno in the club with ‘KLK’. Toughened up and perfect for the sound of Toolroom 2023, ‘KLK’ is the larger-than-life record you won’t be able to get out of your head!