Tuesday, 19 August 2008

Asia Blue - Connect 1992

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This is the song that actually got me interested in Asia Blue. Note that it's a Promo 12", no cover i.e. no pretty girls to distract me from the music. No sir, this was recommended by Steve Hobbs in Blues & Soul mag and it joined my very long 'Wanted' list. Although all Asia Blue's songs are OK, none of them were particularly special. Boy In The Moon was all about D-Influence and Escaping was bought on the strength of the other two singles. Connect is more than that, Connect is special.

The 3 Amigoz Mix is as far as you need to go, IMO. It's an infectious piece of street soul that has the x factor (and I don't mean the bloody tv program) that makes you want to move. The other mixes are a little less effective and the 4 2 The Floor house mix should be treated with the contempt it deserves. A pointless attempt at making the song fit where it shouldn't.

  • The 3 Amigoz Mix
  • 4 2 The Floor Mix
  • 7" Radio Mix
  • Street Mix
The Download Link is here: Download
Filename: Asia Blue - Connect.rar Filesize: 38.96 MB

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3 comments:

  1. hey i have this double with brilliant mixes from CJ mackintosh, good mellow forever, many hard to find like this -who´s remember in the ocean of music...thanx

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  2. Any chance of hearing those CJ mixes BlackSun? ;-)

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  3. u r my man - i found some more of from my not little collection on your great blog not only this asia pack ,so send me your mail and i send you those mixes -but funny sorry for poor quality -years ago in pc begins i connect my decks with it and not right cable so all grabs contains fuck signal + and years ago i stop vinyls so thats it....comment on this links is right ! http://www.discogs.com/release/1360182........ BlackSun@post.cz.........

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