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Legendary UK electronic music producer, Luke Vibert delivers a special batch of four new tracks for the USA label, People of Rhythm Records in celebrate the label’s re-launch and new release, Vibert’s “Turn” Mini-EP. Released on limited color vinyl and digital on May 25, 2018. Pre-orders and preview track “Turn” now live. Luke Vibert will also DJ a handful of USA dates in August 2018 to support release.
Prolific music producer Luke Vibert and his many successful aliases, including Wagon Christ, Plug, Amen Andrews, Kerrier District, The Ace of Clubs, Moog Acid and Spac Hand Luke have become fixtures of dance floors and electronic music fans worldwide. Luke has been releasing innovative electronic music on iconic record labels since first being signed by his old schoolmate and Cornwall friend, Richard D. James (Aphex Twin) for his own Rephlex Records label. Luke has since released scores of music on Mo’ Wax, Ninja Tune, Rising High, Warp, Astralwerks, Lo Recordings, I Love Acid Records, Universal, Trent Reznor’s Nothing Records in addition to mainstay labels Planet Mu and Hypercolour. Each release to critical acclaim.
Luke’s new mini-ep for People of Rhythm Records he drops four new songs in Luke’s classic “Wagon Christ” alias form. ‘Throw your heads up’ funky crate digging breaks, lush french horn anthems, Indian scat jazz samples, moog freakout sounds by the late Jean Jacques Perrey, classic hip hop loops and downtempo sci-fi experiments. The “Turn” release, long in the making, had been talked over and kicked around for years between People of Rhythm chief, Brian Keigher (aka DJ Warp) and his old mate Luke Vibert. The two first met when they were both booked to perform in Chicago for Noisepop Festival 2001 and have since played a handful of additional gigs together. On a recent trip to London, Keigher solidified the special release. Coming back with a handful of new Vibert material to sift through for the label’s long awaited third release. After artist and production costs, all funding raised from the “Turn” EP will go towards Vibert’s visa costs to tour the U.S.A. for the first time in many years for a handful of DJ dates in Chicago, Northern WI, San Francisco, NYC and more to be announced for August. Additional exclusive Luke Vibert limited merchandise including t-shirts, stickers and even new music will also be available to support these touring efforts for 2018.
People of Rhythm Records is proud to presents, Luke Vibert: “Turn” mini-EP released on limited maroon color, 7” vinyl pressing of 1000 copies and digital formats. Track listing includes “Turn”, “JJP” (featuring and dedicated to Luke’s old friend, and Moog Acid collaborator, synth maestro Jean Jacques Perrey), “Juice”, and “BM”. Based in the USA, People of Rhythm previous releases include legendary midwest electronic music producer Freddy Fresh, aka Modulator (POR001), released on blue vinyl and Minneapolis techno wizard, Paul Birken (POR002), released on red vinyl. Future label releases include a Luke Vibert 12” remix project of the “Turn” EP featuring mixes from Isan, Radioactive Man (Keith Tenniswood of Two Lone Swordsmen) and more. All Tracks composed, produced and recorded by Luke Vibert. Mastered by Dietrich Schoenemann at Complete USA. Design and artwork by Rob Hamilton at RHStudios. The release will be sold through People of Rhythm’s Bandcamp page. Also available through Groove Distribution in the USA for vinyl and the Bleep store in the UK for vinyl and digital copies. Release Links: https://peopleofrhythm.bandcamp.com https://bleep.com http://www.groovedis.com