On august 3rd ’12, Unique Records released a new compilation in the New Testament of Funk collection. The New Testament of Funk is a melting pot of known and unknown dancefloor pearls. Here on this compilation (only available as download) we have 4 bonus tracks!! Metrophonic´s “Latin Racer” is a classic Nu-Jazz track loaded with the funk that counts!! With Diesler, Laura Vane & The Vipertones , Jaffa and the Soul Snatchers , Henry Storch had to place four nice killers from the last 2 years!! Enjoy!! For a lot of Dj´s the “New Testament Of Funk” was a change of style…you can play this to many different audiences from Hip Hop to Rock from Funk to Soul lovers! Real drums! No plastique!!!! Continue reading
There it is: a brand new 7″ 45-er. The A-Side delivers a top-notch and sparkly modern Soul song which was originally published in the early 1970s. Since the original version by Margie Joseph was released, at least half a dozen artists have covered the track. Laura Vane and the Vipertones bring an inspiring and honest take to the table, one fit for the soul-led global dance floor! Tight and brisk! This is a charming mid-tempo track that brings out Laura’s powerful voice to the max! Continue reading
Last week we were invited to play Wantijpop; a pop festival in Dordrecht (the hometown the Vipertones project) amongst a fantastic line-up. Some of the finest current Dutch pop acts were present like Di-rect, Moss, Eefje de Visser, Typhoon and Go Back to The Zoo. The sun was shining, lots of families came out the see us, what a great party that was as you can see when you check out the videos below. Continue reading
At the end of 2011 Laura Vane & The Vipertones decided to have a remix competition for one of their tracks. Over a 50 entries came in. Now, june 22nd ’12, Unique Records will be releasing 3 digital EP’s showcasing the absolute best, the cream of the crop, the diamond geezer remixes across 3 different genres! Each EP will contains 3 tracks and will bring you the best House remixes but also the best in Dub Style and the best in Electro. The winners are: Dave C, DJ Ali Emm, DJ Trikinosis, Elektrolyte, Fade, Koolz, Moto, The Weir and last but not least Tom Goofy! Great work folks! We love your work! The releases will be available digital only on channels like iTunes, Juno, Last FM, AOL, Deezer, Inndigital and many more. Continue reading
Although his mix is not amongst the winners, Micheal Szpakowski deserves to be mentioned here. Not only did he send us a remix track, he even made a special video for it! Definitely worth checking out, so go than, click below!
Synth lines, hard beats and bass lines, cut vocals, robotic vocals, percussion breakdowns, sirens, wobbly bass, soft warm keys, fast and dirty sounds, sample tricks, jazzy vibes, anthemic club melodies and climaxes, some heavy pulsing dance-floor mixes and so much more…. THANK YOU to everyone who entered the 110% remix competition with Laura Vane & The Vipertones! Continue reading
That’s it! There can be no more entries for the 110% remix competition with Laura Vane and The Vipertones! It’s been a really exciting few weeks watching the remixes coming in (no less than 40!), listening to them all and getting your messages! Laura and the boys would like to give a BIG THANK YOU to all of you who took part and had a pop at doing your own remix of 110%, taken from their album ‘Sugar Fix’ in 2011. Continue reading