Fresh from his MBE investiture at Buckingham Palace, Pete Tong joins forces with Tom Flynn and Paul Rogers once again for a prize piece of premium party peerage courtesy of Pets.
A smouldering slab of rolling acid funk, every element of Hear Me Now screams serious vibe heritage: The deep coded crowd whoops, the slippery cosmic bass squiggles, the perfectly executed vocal loop, the relentlessly funky acid bassline Pete and his studio partners have applied their collective expert knowledge of groove science to conjure a timeless balance of quintessential ingredients that smash it in every scenario. Just ask the Pets bosses Catz N Dogz its been their secret weapon in every set since Pete sent it to them exclusively last year.
Remix-wise Pets add to the hyper creative collective with a vision locked into the very forefront of house music. Make way for two exciting young talents: Portuguese producer Trikk returns to Pets to follow up his Floorwave with a bass-heavy adventure into darkest pastures of the dance. Emerging US techno upstart Matrixxman, meanwhile, opts for an uncompromising jam that slams with a persistent physical energy thats heavy in classical Detroit percussion and delivered with twisted dynamics.
A genuine future classic that will resonate with all styles: drop this and guarantee people will hear you loud and clear. We continue...