Pick of the weekend:
Ben Men with Metro Ep on BTRAX records, BTX013.
French electronic music scene activist since the early 1990’s, Ben Men is a multifaceted artist, both Dj, records dealer, producer and party promoter. Since 2001, he’s resident with the BTRAX parties at the legendary REX Club in Paris.
Co-founder of the label “BTRAX records”, he produced Scan 7 from Detroit, Terrence Parker, Vince Watson, SCAN X, Julian Jeweil, Mr C…
Ben Men release his second EP under BTRAX label. Two beautiful tracks out of his mind, combining multiple colors from his influences and his fascination for a music devoted to soundscapes and textures.
“Metro” reveals fat rhythm joined by atmospheric synths and layer upon layer of intricate sounds form a dance floor meditation as cinematic as it is emotive. “Dust” exhibits Detroit house vibes infused with palette of rhythms, pads which guides the listener through the track. His Parisian fellow Meda, boss of Badam Music label, delivered a hypnotic and dancefloor killer sprinkle remix!
Tracklist: Ben Men – Metro Ep (BTRAX records, BTX013)
Ben Men – Metro (Original Mix)
Ben Men – Dust (Original Mix)
Ben Men – Dust (Meda Sprinkle Remix)
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