Classixx is comprised of childhood friends Michael David and Tyler Blake and while the LA duo has been getting a bit of recognition for their remixes over the last few years, in May they finally released their own debut album Hanging Gardens. The album has quite a few addicting songs, including the sample based "Holding On" and "A Stranger Love" which features guest vocals by Sarah Chernoff, but the biggest highlight of Hanging Gardens is on “Dominoes".
I’ll admit, I’m not very familiar with this Koze character, but one spin of his new album Amygdala had me double-taking once I got to track 8. “Marilyn Whirlwind” is minimal in nature, but just because it’s only comprised of a few parts doesn’t mean isn’t able to cause some serious damage.
Drew Lustman, better known as FaltyDL, is a New York future garage/2-step producer who released his third album Hardcourage earlier this year. Lead single “Straight & Arrow” is driven forward by some some unique sounds, including a chugging, steam powered beat and plenty of soft yet jittery electronic piano.