|Beats in Space
Release Date: 10 November 2014
Format: LP Triple Vinyl
|Various Artists: Mixed By Tim Sweeney Beats in Space 15th Anniversary Limited Vinyl 3LP Set
Emanating from the mists of NYC's over-populated airwaves since 1999, Tim Sweeney's Beats In Space show has long been a beacon of quality, originality and cutting edge music on a weekly basis for electronic music fans world-wide. The standard and variety of the regular guests has always been extremely high and international DJ's and artists such as DJ Harvey, Four Tet, Ben UFO, Move D, Jamie XX, Prosumer, James Murphy, Carl Craig, Gerd Janson, Todd Terje and many more have all graced the BIS turntables at one time or another in the last decade and a half.
It is this open minded approach to music and quality control that marks BIS out from the crowd as a radio show and as a record label. This is all down to Tim Sweeney's flawless programming and dedication to his audience. Each and every week on a Tuesday evening Tim takes to the airwaves with a selection of the best old and new music the underground has to offer and the world tunes in.
On this special compilation celebrating BIS 15th anniversary we are treated to two discs of stellar picks from Tim's record bag, the first disc is a mix recorded in the WNYU studio a host of exclusive tracks and edits from Azari & III, Edwin Starr, Dukes Of Chutney & Secret Circuit. The second disc is a collection of BIS classics and influences that have steered the direction that the show has taken since it's inception, including some killer under the radar gems and secret weapons from the likes of John Talabot, Matias Aguayo, Plaid and Tensnake. Both mixes help to tell the story of one of the most enduring, vital radio shows out there - Long live Beats In Space!
A1 Edwin Starr - Get Up Whirlpool (Eric Duncan Edit)
A2 Reuma Abas - Wa'ana Fda Leumi (Apfelberg et Matushka Edit)
B1 Azari & III - Party Night
B2 Dukes Of Chutney - Jan's Bellski (Pedrodollar Remix)
C1 Secret Circuit - Higher Heights (Hidden Fees Remix/Tim Sweeney Edit)
C2 Gino Bomino - Save The World Now
D1 David Hasert - Deep Horst
D2 Samuel - A Million Things
E1 Rocha - Feel The Love (Welcome Stranger Remix)
E2 Masks - Folds I
F1 Butler Kendig - Oh Baby (Snuff Crew Remix 1)