My Carts

My Beatport

Sign in to start using My Beatport!

My Beatport lets you follow your favorite DJs and labels so you can find out when they release new tracks. Log in or create an account today so you never miss a new release.

Create an Account
You're not following anyone yet!

My Beatport lets you follow your favorite DJs and labels so you can find out when they release new tracks. So go follow someone!

View My Beatport

My Artists View All

My Labels View All


The Rift Valley

  • Artists Rebelski, Luciano, Lee Van Dowski
  • Release Date 2013-08-26
  • Label Cadenza
  • Catalog CADENZA88
  • Sometimes, things can be worth waiting for, and The Rift Valley by Rebelski is a project that has lingered in the Cadenza psyche (and record boxes) for well over a year. Already a staple in the DJ sets of Luciano and other Cadenza personnel, the piece finally gets a full release with remixes from Lee Van Dowski, and Luciano himself this Summer. In its Original Mix, The Rift Valley is a short, multi-instrumental piece, backed with a full choir, whose soaring voices go panoramic over the light and simple drum programming. Cadenza boss Luciano weighs in with a delicate remix, building the percussion and instrumentation before ushering in the vocals, underpinned with an organic synth line, with care not to clutter the remix but with attention to the melody and build. It is left to Lee Van Dowski to provide a more club orientated remix, all punchy drums and finger snaps, eking in the melody and vocals bar by bar until the whole remix shines through with feel good factor 50! Martin Rebelski is perhaps best known for his work with Mancunian band Doves (with whom he has toured and recorded extensively with on the keys), but also lending his hand to projects with Badly Drawn Boy, composing several soundtracks, as well as a clutch of his own albums and singles for Twisted Nerve, Black Maps and Heavenly Records. Rebelski formed a union with Luciano back in 2011 when the pair began writing sessions, testing out ideas and grooves, resulting in 2012s memorable Rise Of Angel single from Luciano. The Rift Valley almost certainly comes from that same moment in time, with Rebelski stretching out his musicality and talent to encompass a plethora of instruments and ideas, and pushing the envelope further in regards to music that can work within the electronic dance environment.

3 Tracks Total








There's nothing in the player. Choose a track and either play it or add it to the queue to get going.

128 BPM / A min
(Stem Player Active) - To reactivate full player controls, you'll need to play a new song
Player Queue Clear Queue