- Release Date 2018-01-12
- Label Lebensfreude Records
- Catalog LFV61
Opening up the release is the sounds of the title track. A sprightly deep house gem, it gets underway courtesy of a series of innocuous beats that quickly become more hurried and grow in stature as the track gathers pace. The spoken vocal refrain only adds to the overall sense that the release isn't lacking in character, with the 'dirty communist lie' the sort of unusual addition that the likes of DJ Koze would take great pleasure in. On that note, this is a wonderfully off-kilter and catchy club track, and definitely the sort of weapon that'll keep feet moving on the dancefloor.
Elsewhere, 'Maraudeure' sees the producers go down a not-so-straight path. This time the emphasis is on unusual percussion and razor-sharp synths. By the time the track finds its feet, the listener is practically grasping for a solid baseline. A clever example of the sort of track that's indicative of two minds rather than one, 'Maraudeure' is very much the yin to 'Avoid Everything''s yang. A stunning release of various shapes and moods, it's a fitting addition to the discography of all those involved.