- Release Date 2011-06-13
- Label Keys Of Life
- Catalog LIFE12IN23
forces is remarkable in itself.
First there's Jori Hulkkonen, undoubtedly Finland's most prolific
DJ/producer with an unparalleled CV featuring releases, productions,
remixes and DJ gigs all over the globe in the last 15 years, on the hottest
labels, for the hottest artists, and in the hottest clubs.
And then you have Alex Nieminen, one of the pioneering house DJ's in
Finland who became synonymous with quality housemusic for the true
connoisseurs with his legendary radioshows on a national network.
Friends for almost two decades, but it wasn't until this new alliance was
formed that things finally clicked.
As STOP MODERNISTS they bring together the music and the passion
behind the music that has inspired them, and give it a twist for the
So it comes as no surprise that the debut outing from this pair goes
straight to the source: a cover version of New Order's criminally
underrated SUBCULTURE, with production giving a knowing head-nod to
late 80's New York/Chicago deephouse scene.
On vocal duties Chris Lowe (of the Pet Shp Boys) delivers not only a take
fitting for someone who is truly a contemporary, but adds his own spin
on the song making this a timeless record