Dekmantel launches the Selectors concept. A limited-capacity festival and compilation series. First up is Motor City Drum Ensemble. His record bag is full of hidden gems, but he has no qualms about sharing a few of his secret weapons with a wider audience. "I wanted to get some of the stuff that is really, really hard to get, and make it available for younger people," he explains. "I used to be in the same situation. Back when I was 18, I would listen to a Rainer Truby mix and he would only play these $400 Brazilian records. I was like, 'Fuck, how am I ever going to be able to afford these?' I was glad when there was a reissue, and it's a bit the same with the compilation now." "Basically," he explains, "the approach for the compilation was, 'If I walked into a record store, what kind of compilation would I buy?' That's what I did." The digital release only includes 4 from the full 8 track compilation….
DJ Slym Fas - Luv Music (Original Mix)
House Of Jazz - Hold Your Head Up (Original Mix)
Raphael Green - Don't Mess With the Devil (Original Mix)
Bill Deal, The Rhondels - Freak n Freeze (Original Mix)download