The Mono Sound


One of my total favourite tracks of the last couple of years gets a rework. Mono Life takes his tool box to dark house track The Mono Sound (is it really only 18 months since this was released?) to give us a 2015 revamp.

The original is very early 90s dark prog house, owing much to Orbital and Spooky (especially the track Stereo). A real club track combining a sense of darkness with counterbalancing ascending chords of euphoria. This never fails to bring a smile to my face. For the 2015 version, the drums of the original intro give way to a more orchestral setting. The track then waits before those wonderful chords arrive and delivering a sense of release. It’s richer than the original and perhaps a little more knowing.

2015 remaster

“Remastered version of ‘The Mono Sound’ taken from the album PHRENOLOGY: A RETROSPECTIVE due out on Mono Sound Records very soon…”

The original

That Spooky track


~ by acidted on December 21, 2014.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: