Bandcamp Friday – 5th April

It’s Bandcamp friday today, and you’ll all be pleased to know that the wait is finally over and you can get your hands on the Ezel Remixes of “The Real Deal” exclusively from our Bandcamp store today!

These new mixes were only available on vinyl format up to now and have been supported by many of the big names in the business! All instruments are played by Ezel himself with Dezaray Dawns infectious vocals that automatically gets you hooked and will have you groovin.

Purchase here - https://makinmoves2.bandcamp.com/



MAKIN205 – MELCHYOR A “Focus My Love EP”

Makin’ Moves presents Melchyor A’s second EP release ‘Focus My Love’. The Madagascan musician once again showcases his technical ability to create an innovative and deep musical experience for our listeners. Melchyor once again reminds us that he is a force with makin’ meaningful music a must. We hope you enjoy this release.

Written & Produced by Andrianirina Jean Yves AKA Melchyor A
Executive Producers : Matt LS & Jamesey

Available now from all good digital stores - https://www.traxsource.com/title/2215106/focus-my-love-ep



MAKIN204 – Deep Soul Syndicate & Andre Espeut “My Desire” (Eric Kupper Remixes)

Spring is well on the way and we’re excited to present this fresh remix of ‘My Desire’ about to drop courtesy of a true Dance music legend, that is Eric Kupper.

Stepping forward with his first remix on the label, this man to his credit is responsible for playing keys on some of the biggest dance floor records of all time.

My Desire sung by one of Stalwart singers Andre Espeut, his fine vocals are complimented with Eric’s signature drums and key playing which eloquently build to an epic crescendo which will have dancers and listeners alike wanting more.

Lyrics written & Performed by Andre Espeut
Remix produced and arranged by Eric Kupper
Executive Producers : Matt LS & Jamesey

Available now from all good digital stores - https://www.traxsource.com/title/2215107/my-desire-eric-kupper-remix



Makin’ Moves wth Ezel (Bayacou Records) @ Earth Kitchen – Saturday 13th April


Makin’ Moves return to Earth Kitchen in Dalston for our second event of 2024! This space is getting alot of hype as one of London’s best kept secrets with it’s airy NYC feel and wooden dance floor plus state of the art sound system!

Joining Matt and Jamesey on the musical journey will be Ezel who will be flying in all the way from the Dominican Republic for his first London gig! This man has been on fire production wise for the last few years putting out some beautiful music on various labels including his own imprint Bayacou Records. This year he dropped his long awaited album with singer sensation Rona Ray which went straight to the top of the Traxsource album charts last month!! As a dj he’s been building his name with slots around the US and at some boutique festivals such as Mi Casa in Mexico and we simply cant wait to have his bless us at Makin Moves!

Opening things up is Ted Lawrence a real talent and alongside David Bailey has been forging a great new event under the Underground Project brand.

Very limited £10 early bird tickets available via RA and dice.fm!

https://ra.co/events/1869331

Last entry 1am!

Makin’ Moves
Saturday 13th April
@ EartH Kitchen (Situated above EartH Hall)

DJs
Matt L-S & Jamesey (Makin’ Moves)
Ezel (Bayacou Records)
Ted Lawrence (Underground Project)

EartH Kitchen 11-17 Stoke Newington Road *enter via Trumand’s Road London N16 8BH
Doors: 10.30pm-3.30am
£10 early bird tickets available from RA / More on the door



Makin’ Moves & Friends Sunday 31st March @ All My Friends, Hackney Wick

Following our first Makin’ Moves & friends event earlier this month at All My Friends we’re excited to be heading back down to Hackney Wick on Sunday 31st March for an Easter bank holiday special! The first time we visited this space last year we instantly feel in love with it with its incredible terrace and hi-fidelity sound system!

This event differs from our regular house events and allows our residents and friends to dig deep for those extra special tracks journeying through the genres of soul, disco and deep house!

Joining Matt and Jamesey for the musical journey will be Miss Soxee a fab dj who runs the infamous monthly Open Decks sessions at Jaguar shores in Shoreditch. We also welcome Deep Pete from the Lucky Cloud sound system and last but not least Love Is Blind.

Makin’ Moves & Friends
Sunday 31st March
@ All My Friends

DJs
Matt L-S & Jamesey (Makin’ Moves)
Deep Pete
Miss Soxee
Love Is Blind

All My Friends
Unit 1, 96, Whitepost Lane
London E9 5EN

Doors: 3pm-12am
Free entry all day



Makin’ Moves & Friends Sunday 10th March @ All My Friends, Hackney Wick

Spring has sprung and we’re excited to present the first in our all day series of Sunday events at All My Friends in Hackney on Saturday 10th March! The first time we visited this space last year we instantly feel in love with it with its incredible terrace and hi-fidelity sound system!

This event differs from our regular house events and allows our residents and friends to dig deep for those extra special tracks journeying through the genres of soul, disco and deep house!

Joining Matt and Jamesey on this musical journey will be Daisybelle and Faro, two of London’s premier spin sisters! With over a decade entrenched in the London music scene, Daisybelle has evolved into a sought-after selector, hosting shows on platforms like Razor-N-Tape, and The Lot Radio in New York plus festival slots galore!

Faro also keeps an equally busy calendar including festival slots such as Southport Weekender this month. She played for us last year and dropped an awesome set at Curtain Club and we look forward to welcoming her back to Makin Moves!

Early arrival is essential as this one is sure to be a road block!

Makin’ Moves & Friends
Sunday 10th March
@ All My Friends

DJs 
Matt L-S & Jamesey (Makin’ Moves)
Daisybelle (Nervous Records)
Faro (Patterns)

All My Friends, Unit 1, 96, Whitepost Lane, London E9 5EN
Doors: 3pm-10pm
Free entry all day



MAKIN203 – Arnaud D feat. Tasha LaRae “Listen” (Coflo Remix)

 

Makin’ Moves straight out of the gate in 2024 with a track from our own Arnaud D ft. Tasha Larae. Bringing forth an updated remix from the man known as Coflo, who we are glad to welcome and his work ethic over the last few years has been exceptional to say the least! Bringing that bumpy bassline with innovative electronic chords blended with tantalising piano rifts, whilst keeping this jam oh so soulful with “the Dancer’ effect intact. From start to finish, Tasha’s vocal delivery as always is on point and guaranteed to keep the dance floor movin’. Enjoy.

Lyrics written & performed by Tasha Larae
Originally produced by Arnaud D
Remix produced and performed by Coflo
Executive Producers : Jamesey & Matt L-S

Available via all good digital stores from 9th February 2024  https://www.traxsource.com/title/2176950/listen-coflo-remix


MAKIN202 – Melchyor A “Get It” (Laroye Remix)

 

We’re proud to present the unreleased remix of “Get It”, Melchoyor A’s big hit from last year by respected French Producer Laroye. Recreating with his unique electronic and afro infused style to make this a sure shot for any dance floor.

Written by Andrianirina Jean Yves AKA Melchyor A

Remix produced by Tom Laroye

Executive Producers : Matt LS & Jamesey.

Available via all good digital stores from 9th February 2024  https://www.traxsource.com/title/2176951/get-it-laroye-remix



Makin’ Moves Saturday 24th February @ EartH Kitchen (Situated above EartH Hall)

Makin’ Moves kick off 2024 with a series of parties at one of East London’s best kept secrets, EartH Kitchen which is situated between the famous Earth Hall and EartH Theatre spaces in Dalston. The space is the perfect spot to dance with high ceilings, wooden floor and state of the art sound system. 

London’s deep house pace setters Matt and Jamesey will be playing their first gig of the year wth excitement building since their last gig in December at Rolling Stock where they took the roof off! The boys will have a lot of unreleased material to hit the dance floor!

Joining them on the night will be Davide Del Vecchio who we welcome back after his awesome set at our 10th anniversary 18 months ago. Davide runs the infamous Rehab Ldn parties, and one of London’s best mid-week events House of Groove at Paul Street on Thursday nights. His sets are always quality and full of surprise!

Last but not least, we have the awesome Brother James, who’s had a really busy start to 2024 with sets at Soul fusion in Birmingham and The Shelter in Liverpool! James’s sets are always vibrate and full of soul!

Limited £10 tickets are available via RA - https://ra.co/events/1850198

Last entry 1am!

Makin’ Moves
Saturday 24th February
@ EartH Kitchen
(Situated above EartH Hall)

DJs
Matt L-S & Jamesey (Makin’ Moves)
Davide Del Vecchio (Rehab LDN)
Brother James (Soul Fusion)

EartH Kitchen
11-17 Stoke Newington Road *enter via Trumand’s Road
London N16 8BH
Doors: 10.30pm-3.30am
£10 early bird tickets available from RA / More on the door



MAKIN201 – Lavonz “Reason For Love” (Yoruba Soul Remixes)

We’re back for 2024 with this timeless vocal performed by British singer songwriter Lavonz. Having the pleasure of re-releasing the original track on Makin’ Moves, we had the legendary Osunlade re produce the track and the outcome simply amazing! Keeping the essential elements of the vocals, yet bringing his authentic Yoruba Soul Sound which organically works for the any dance floor. And adding a bonus club mix for the deeper vibes and basement settings for the early hours.

Available from all good digital stores from 29th December 2023 including Traxsource 

https://www.traxsource.com/title/2152437/reason-for-love-yoruba-soul-remixes