"As the popularity of Footwork has continued to soar, the range of sounds within the genre has expanded. From the angular, minimal beats of RP Boo to the widely admired sound of sadly departed DJ Rashad, the genre has lovingly seeped into hearts and feet worldwide whilst continuing to innovate. Until now most of the focus has been on the male DJ/Producers, but that is about to change. Gary based producer Jlin, who some of you might remember for her track "Erotic Heat" (Bangs and Works Vol.2), or from her moment in the mainstream light providing music for fashion designer Rick Owens' F/W 14 Paris runway show, is stepping further into the light with a stunning eleven track debut album "Dark Energy" showcasing her unique and bold new sound. It's forceful, yet ripples with colour; it's an intense, monolithic sound with rugged rhythms that stop and breathe and roll out in unusual staccato patterns. It's a sound unlike any other out there, one that's fiercely unique. 2015 feels like the year people are ready for a new voice in Footwork and Jlin is a true original with a hard, yet infectious style and an album that showcases it brilliantly." (label info)
in stock | UK| 2015| PLANET MU | 16.90

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