Marter & Yony is a sensational Japanese DUB duo featuring Masateru Yamauchi (Jazzy Sport, Japan) and Yoshio Kabayashi (Aokoya Afrobeat, New York). Intentionally recorded on cassette & ¼” tape to retain a unique, raw yet warm analog sound. Reminicient of Sly & Robbie, Basic Channel (German NEO DUB), yin-yang drum ‘n’ bass – perfect harmony of dubbed out reverb & echo…creates a blasting dub experience. Recorded in Brooklyn, NY & Nagano, Japan, mixed & mastered in NYC by Hideyuki Waki (Helio Parallax), also inludes a bonus track remix by Loop Diary (Marihito Ayabe – Helio Parallax).
Produced by Marter & Yony. Level 16 (Loop Diary Remix) by Marihito Ayabe.
TRACKS: 1. Definition 2. Rhythm Surfer 3. Spy (2014’ version) 4. Level 13 5. Cosmic Dance 6. Electric Forest 7. Palm’s Dream 8. Fung-Ku 9. Retrofit 10. Alpha Waves 11. High Wind 12. Reel To Real Dub 13. Loop 16 (Loop Diary Remix)
AVAILABLE AS DOWNLOAD ONLY. ONLINE AND VIA WWW.MOD-TECHNOLOGIES.COM ON NOVEMBER 18, 2014. LP TO BE RELEASED IN 2015.
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