We are happy to present you a compilation for our 10th year anniversary sponsored by Deutsches Online Casino! As i started Tropic in 2005 i would never imagine it will be there for so long.
Enjoy 12 Tracks ranging from Ambient to Deephouse from artists and friends who are connected with Tropic within the last 10 years!
Databoy78 got a 12” PowerBook and makes most of his music in trains or in beds worldwide or at friend’s places.
Field recodings and foley recordings and the perfect balance between digital clearness and analaog warm heat are the basics of his music. His new ep on Tropic features 4 Tracks based on Piano sounds plus a remix by helsinki collective Kitkaliitto. We like to thank Ann-Sophie for the great cover artwork!
1. Song for my wife
2. Dabrum || download mp3
5. Song for my wife ( Kitkaliitto Remix )
Emmerichk’s music is a wilful mix of sound carpets, clicks-and-cuts and rhythmical micro-structures. Known in the netaudio scene for his great releases on Yuki Yaki or Impar, we proudly presents his new ep on Tropic.
Periodic waveforms is a journey into time & space with a special atmosphere based on emotional pads, bleeps, cracks and sound snippets.
Dimitar Dodovski is a dj, producer and graphic designer from Macedonia. While making his tracks he puts focus on texture, layers, various loops and fragments which interfere with each other thus making a complex acoustic entity. We are happy to welcome this great artist on Tropic with his new ep “Fiction makes sense”
2. If we´re apart || download mp3
3. Subliminal dancer
4. Larva, Larvae (false)
5. Vintage ghost
Composed minimal between microhouse and ambient from one of russias most talented producers.
3. under water
Hans Carstens with an ocean deep release full of nice sounds. music with a warm and organic vibe that lets you dive into catchy soundscapes. fly away with his plane to higher spheres…also on board his friends with remixes of every track.
4. airport (carlo remix)
5. passenger (d.soul remix)
6. flying (dat sun remix)
Minimal clickin’ tech tracks with dubby flavour from the stratagem labelhead liam o’leary.
1. ministry of information
3. mistakes were made
4. seashore dub
As the rain began to ease, the sun began to shine and through the greyness of the air
came the blue skies piercing through the clouds a guy from japan create music for this scenery. musical poetry, dramatic, energetic electronica to dream away and escape from the hectic and speed of the world. Our good friend Carlo let us return to dance with his work on the remix.
3. Dead Flower
4. Dead Flowers (Carlo alive Remix)
Christoph Schindling is known in the netaudio scene for his melodic and deep dub flavoured electronica and techno. On Expressions, his second release for Tropic, he show this sound to the fullest and let you escape from the hectic of todays world for a while. A gentle, dreamful piece of music!
4. Spring awakening
Mathis Johnsen show his musical talent on his first appearance for tropic. im garten mit paul is playful deep house with attention to the percussion and a funky mood. get your dancing shoes on, dudes!
1. im garten mit paul
4. träumen mit paul
Alisu is Jessica Campos de la Paz, from Viña del Mar, Chile, graphic designer and musician since she was adolescent. She take part as an artist and active collaborator of Pueblo Nuevo, Impar and Modismo netlabels. Her compositions are warm and ambient, very delicate and feminine, always with contagious rhythms, subtle melodies and her beautiful processed voice plus robotic sounds.
1. Garra de leon
2. Americas Occidental Bogotá
3. Mono Jaramillo
5. Casa embrujada
Time for something special. deymare bring us soulful, jazzy and very playful house. music to lay back or for smooth dancing, dreaming, loving and forget about the time.
1. salsa dip
2. the soul of man
3. lonesome cowboy
4. the state of things as they actually exist
yes, sweden is on the way to rock the dancefloors. a grooving straightness, crisp and always pushing, ture is playing around nicely with the arrangement and fading in and out some nice effects. jeff bennett takes mörker to the more driving techhouse side. nice one!
4. mörker (jeff bennett remix)
Yes. Sven Laux is back on Tropic. After Juste Tropical and Coco he presents a new masterpiece of his unique experimental minimal sound. One of the main figures in the netlabel scene and now rising to the next level releasing his music on labels like archipel, spontan and microcosm. But Sven is one of the few guys who will not forget his roots and we are happy about that. And not enough. Tom Ellis, Dr. Nojoke, Diffuse and D.Soul put their hands on the tracks to create some nice remixes!
flat cinema car
bread milk newspaper
flat cinema car ( Tom Ellis Remix )
flat cinema car ( Dr.Nojoke cliknicolor mix )
flat cinema car ( D.Soul Remix )
bread milk newspaper ( Diffuse Remix )
Chile is a country with a great electronic music culture and Miguel Jáuregui is a guy that lives this culture to the fullest. Running the netlabel Epasonidos with friends, organising events and making music under his moniker Algn, Miguel is a mulittalented guy. If it comes to his music, you can hear his musical education as he studies it and we are happy to present his first ep out of epasonidos. On his ep for tropic he create 4 pearls for your listening pleasure. Melodic, dreamful, with a touch of melancholy you also hear two instruments he plays – Guitar and Bass in his arrangements. Welcome to the Tropic family!
Dub is the key here and it is used with such class and insight. Morphing and evolving, the stready groove are guaranteed to keep heads bobbing and toes tapping! 4 Tracks with a trippy atmosphere from our Manchester homie!
3. Mu Receptor
Chris Maiberger walk between Dub Techno and Techhouse on his new ep for Tropic. Relaxed feelings all over, but always grooving and dancable.
3. Parental Supervisions
Its getting warmer outside, the sky is blue and the first sunbeams warmth your heart – so here is the right soundtrack. a melodic gentle sound carpet with organic grooves, dubby structures and some acoustic influences. close your eyes and dream away with lucid picnic…
1. panda bear in the
2. snow dream
3. the act of lounge
4. metathinking on suchness
50 – this compilation represent the sound of tropic to celebrate the 50 th release. many different styles come together like plants in the jungle – each one is different, but they are all beautiful.
1. sumergido – retraso
2. julgast – lutece
3. danieto – arpegios
4. sven laux – my little gap
5. alessandro crimi – tropical sunset
6. miguel colmenares – pajaro tempranero
7. carlo – over the clouds
8. baldo – dive into me
9. mikel mendia – its time to win everything
10. seb steimel – mission seltsam
11. sebastian herre – bacon & loaves
12. süz – some cakes are made for layering
13. jackson black – carott lets loose
14. metaflux – on a hill top
15. raganova – novela
16. spunky brewster – worlds collide
17. markus masuhr – moments of love
18. lucid picnic – winter reflections
19. d.soul – sonnentanz