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Crystal Symphony is a project from Luís Leite, he is one of the oldest and greatest dj’s responsible for the evolution of the dance scene in Portugal and we are proud to receive him as a new family member of Monog Records.
The 80’s where the times when he started to rise and since then he has been to most international and portuguese clubs, performing memorable nights to all electronic music lovers, he had also participated in the biggest national events together with great international names like Underworld, Danny Tenaglia, Roger Sanchez, Deep Dish, François K, Carl Cox, Jeff Mills, Dave Clark, Groove Armada, Chemical Brothers, Adam Beyer, Silicon Soul. There is so much to say about him and electronic music, but if we can resume all his live in one sentence, it would be, one of the icons of electronic music on Portugal.
“I Like Vinyl EP” is co-produced with one of the most well known performer and lyricist in Portugal, Johnny Def, one of the founding fathers from the portuguese electronic scene as a Master of Ceremonies. This Ep is composed by the original track “I Like Vinyl” and two remixes made by the English Dj Peter Fran and Johnny Def himself. This package is a complete time travel to one of the most glorious times of the dance scene in Portugal so take a look and see for yourself!
A selected few of our labels are now also available at Traxsource!
One of the original pioneers of the digital download revolution, Traxsource is the ultimate underground music store. Created by DJs for those who desire to discover what lies beyond the mainstream. Traxsource provides the finest blend of upfront underground music downloads on the planet in high def WAV and MP3 formats. Traxsource is a music store with the attitude of an indie record label, “We are underground music”.
Oliver Maier is back with a fresh new EP!
After the success of his debut release on Monog Records (“Organic EP”), Oliver Maier is back with all the power he have!
Once again, this release is made of 3 original tracks with a lot of funk and deepness going on.
“Prophecy (Original Mix)” is the track responsible for the title of this EP and we couldn’t chose a better one for that! This track have everything: A Great groove, hypnotic chords, soulful vocals and a sweet evolving pad creating the right mood!
“Rinky Dink (Original Mix)” its all about funk! Oliver Maier made an outstanding work with those keys and chords that will delight all the Chicago House fans!
At last but not least, “Haus (Original Mix)” is a real house bomb! The “hook” of this track is based on a simple chord progression that will stay in your head for a while! Just listen and see for your self!
Luis Bravo doesn’t need any presentations! It’s our “boy”, due to his constant great work and dedication, he conquered a well deserved central figure in our label. This time he presents his third EP with us called “Now is too late”, composed by two original tracks (“Now is” and “Too Late”). Both tracks are very well representative of his work: An addictive groove, simple structure, a good amount of creativity and an astonishing atmosphere! Monog Records :: Till Dance Tear Us Apart
Three months had passed since the last EP from Joal was released at Monog Records and here he is again with two groundbreaking original tracks that will delight the most demanding dancefloors!
“Looking Down EP” is composed by “Blast from the past”, and “Looking Down”, both tracks with a very powerfull groove, a strong bassline and a creative usage of the vocal samples.
No more words needed, just listen and see for yourself! Monog Records :: Till Dance Tear Us Apart
“Feed Me” is the title of our latest release from Scrub featuring the lovely vocals of Bárbara Wahnon!
Scrub is the deepest, experimental and more “bass oriented” side of our artist and label manager Joal, and this is his debut release with an original track.
This EP also have the honor to include remixes from two of the most talented and groundbreaking artist around the world: Dave Nash and Merlo! Dave Nash (Tronic, Great Stuff, Stealth, Definitive, Break New Soil, Witty Tunes, Bla Bla, Stereo) remix is complete voyage from the begining till the end! The amount of details and the wise usage of the original samples are good examples of his great work! On the other hand, Merlo (Vapour Recordings, DeepClass Records, Attary Rec, Nervine, Sweep 181) remix… I just can´t take this bassline out of my head! This guy made a very very musical approach of the original track and added an insanely addictive bassline!
No more words needed, just take a listen!
Monog Records :: Till dance tear us apart
Bonzai and Beatport celebrate the label’s 20 years anniversary with a special 20% discount coupon code on selected labels under our umbrella.
From 12 until 19 November you can claim your discount simply by entering the respective label code when checking out.
Labels and codes are:
Bonzai Progressive: BONZAI20
Bonzai Basiks: BASIKS20
Bonzai Elemental: ELEMENTAL20
Piston Recordings: PISTON20
Eyepatch Recordings: EYEPATCH20
Green Martian: MARTIAN20
Sounds R Us Recordings: SOUNDSRUS20
Monog Records: MONOG20
“Yang” is the name of our newest EP from our family member Luis Bravo. After the sucess of “Today” EP, Luis is back with two ground breaking original tracks. The Original Mix of “Yang” is a great representation of what he do best: Deep and hypnotic atmosphere, a powerfull groove some small touch of funk here and there and simplicity at his most perfect state! On the other hand we have “Urban Sailor”, a deep tech house track that will delight the most exquisit dancefloors! A Strong groove, delicated rhode chords and a “loopy” vocal that will be around your head for the next few hours. And at last but not least, we are proud to have with us Mike Kings again! The last time he released at Monog, his remix of Joal “Tones and Stuff” was reviewed on Dance TV Show and received a lot of very good feedbacks around the world! Just listen and see for your self what I’m talking about.
After one year away from Monog Records, Joal is back with is own EP!
Joal is the man responsible for some of the most sucessfull releases of Monog Records like “Storyteller” and “Tones and Stuff”.
“Rest in Eden EP” is made of two original tracks with a lot of different flavours inside: “Special Six” is track with a lot of groove, percussions and is very “dancefloor oriented”while “Rest in Eden”, which give the name of the EP, is featuring Tito Ferreira, an outstanding vocalist and responsible for the incredible flow of this music.
No more words need just listen for yourself!
Organic EP is the debut release of Oliver Maier, our newest family member at Monog Records!
Oliver Maier is a portuguese artist wich began his career in 2005.
Influenced by Madeira’s, Lisbon’s and Berlin’s nightlife, he drew inspiration from artists such as, Tiefschwarz, Oxia, Booka Shade, Dj T, Gorge, Steve Lawler, Sasse, Expander, Mikalogic, DJ Vibe, who helped him develop his love for techno and house music.
Organic EP is made of 3 original tracks with a lot of emotions to transmit! they are deep, they have groove all over and absolutely work great on a dancefloor. No more words needed, just listen and see for yourself!