The Weekly Froth! A weekly take on six tracks, most of which have recently popped up somewhere in the blogosphere. Bit of a mixed bag with a slight leaning towards house, disco, and remixes, but generally just anything that for some reason tickled the writer’s fancy.
‘Work That Shit Party’ by Still Going
Here we go, here we go. Still Going gets it going (…) with this one, a release on their own label after previously being affiliated with DFA (if memory serves me correctly). It has all the makings of a track that’ll just kill it on the dancefloor. It’s got the pace, the beat, that real house vibe that makes you just want to work it on the floor like it’s the start of that era. Some tracks just have that tribal sense that you have to move your body, and this is a very good example of that, in my opinion. I don’t know why anyone would stop dancing when this comes in. There’s just something in the essence of this beat that works, and Still Going knows how to ride that for nine minutes without making it feel stale. And one way to make it not boring is to put some strong female vocals in after 3:30 or so, and she is saying that at least she is working it, so if you hadn’t been doing that already, that is the perfect time to join in. After the female vocals come the male vocals, which in good House tradition do not actually sing like the female vocals but rather instruct you that you really should be working it. There is a nice break in there as well, in which those female vocals return and get some space to belt it out. Naturally, after that, soon the sound and the beat come back, and it gives it one last go before, just prior to getting into double digits, it closes shop. Fabulous house track, great to dance to, one I would like to play for sure. … Continue Reading