WAY OUT WEST
This release from Way Out West is really insane (of the buttery-smooth variety). Each track beats the previous; “We Love Machine” is a wonderful opener to introduce what the album is going to show us. While the entire album (and arguably most of their catalog) deserves to be honored, there’s one on this album I can’t get enough of: ULTRAVIOLET.
FROM ITUNES REVIEW OF THIS ALBUM:
“Conspicuous from the rest of Bristol’s electronica scene by the absence of trip-hop or jungle leanings in their productions, Way Out West have instead pursued straight ahead house and trance with closer ties to progressive British dancefloors than American hip-hop. The duo of Jody Wisternoff and Nick Warren first came together in the mid-’90s; Wisternoff was a veteran producer who had first recorded at the age of 14 (with fellow Bristolian house artists Smith & Mighty) while Warren was a high-profile Balearic DJ and club night-promoter influenced by the sounds of Madchester.
“The duo began recording, and by 1996 their single “The Gift” had become a big mover on dancefloors and the radio as well, thanks to a British advert which used the song. Signed to Deconstruction, Way Out West released their self-titled debut album in 1997. A change of venue, to Distinctive, preceded the release of 2001’s Intensify, and after a three-year interim the duo followed with the similar-sounding Don’t Look Now.
“Warren, who spent time as the resident DJ at super-club Cream, has released several compilations detailing his mixing skills…” (Read the rest on iTunes)
||We Love Machine||Way Out West||6:04||$1.29||View In iTunes|
||One Bright Night||Way Out West||6:02||$1.29||View In iTunes|
||Only Love||Way Out West||6:53||$1.29||View In iTunes|
||Bodymotion||Way Out West||6:32||$1.29||View In iTunes|
||Pleasure Control||Way Out West||6:32||$1.29||View In iTunes|
||Future Perfect||Way Out West||6:24||$1.29||View In iTunes|
||Survival||Way Out West||5:35||$1.29||View In iTunes|
||Ultra Violet||Way Out West||7:52||$1.29||View In iTunes|
||Tales of the Rabid Monks||Way Out West||5:52||$1.29||View In iTunes|
||Surrender||Way Out West||6:37||$1.29||View In iTunes|
||The Doors Are Where the Windows Should Be||Way Out West||3:51||$1.29||View In iTunes|
||Tierra del Fuego||Way Out West||3:00||$1.29||View In iTunes|
||Sparkle||Way Out West||5:57||$1.29||View In iTunes|
|BookletDigital Booklet – We Love Machine||Way Out West||—||Album Only||View In iTunes|