[SPC-73] Kate Simko - Take You There

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[SPC-73] Kate Simko - Take You There

Post by masterpiece » Mon Jun 29, 2009 11:15 am

[SPC-73] Kate Simko - Take You There


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From its unforgettable opening “one… two… one-two-three” kick pattern, Kate Simko’s “Take You There” proves that a few well-placed elements are all it takes to make a minimal-house classic. The Take You There EP is yet another entry into Simko’s growing catalogue of immaculately arranged dance music—light-on-their-feet but dark-of-heart dance tracks whose precision individual elements build upon one another, combining and re-combining into a greater whole.

“Take You There” rides its stark three-beat kick hook for all it’s worth. Simko dresses that iconic thump to the nines, dropping jaunty tambourines, tingly synth swells, and disco claps, deepening the space with swoops of eerie ambiance and Brenda D’s breathy, reverb’d vocals. “Down Beat” takes its title to heart, draping a deep, jazzy rhythm in melancholy keyboard pads that bring to mind a moonlit drive through a snow-covered metropolis. “Take You There (Bruno Pronsato’s Break-Up Day Remix)” sucks out much of the song’s low end, to fascinating effect: The iconic kick pattern, rendered little more than a series of digital blips, combines with silky keys to give the track a serenely sinister glide. The EP closes with “Margie’s Groove,” the standout B-side from last year’s “Gamelan” single (and a favorite of DJs including Guy Gerber, Jamie Jones, Shonky and Dyed Soundorom). And while the Take You There EP’s four songs may leave you wanting more, Simko’s specialty is tantalizing understatement—she knows you’ll keep coming back.


1 Take You There
2 Down Beat
3 Take You There feat. Brenda D (Bruno Pronsato's Break-Up Day Mix)
4 Margie's Groove
5 Take You There [Instrumental - Digital Only]


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Release Date : 30 June 2009

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Post by lomidhigh » Mon Jun 29, 2009 2:29 pm

absolutely love this ep by Kate, with yet another strong remix by one of my
fav producers through some time now - Bruno, never disappoints.

The chords on "Down Beat" sounds like friendly ghosts. I see them waving
their hands in slow motion as if they were doing tai chi while swaying around
on the floor. Clever warm up track for both humans and ghosts.
- Daniel

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Post by Coog » Mon Jun 29, 2009 3:35 pm

Moooooody! very nice Kate and Bruno brings his stellar musical charm to the remix!

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Post by patcha » Thu Jul 02, 2009 11:13 pm

get my copy today :))
all tracks are great! very hipnotic

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Post by vermi » Fri Jul 03, 2009 1:36 pm

down beat + bruno's remix for me :)

the other two tracks sounds too much like everything else coming out these days.
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Post by patrick bateman » Fri Jul 03, 2009 2:13 pm

very nice artwork, and very nice music (of course)

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Post by serialism » Fri Jul 03, 2009 6:12 pm

outstanding!

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Post by Seuil » Tue Jul 07, 2009 1:50 am

Amazing music!!!!!!!!

full support

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