Following the trail-blazing footsteps left by the first volume we are pleased to herald the arrival of Trash The Wax # 2.
Volume 1 shot to the top spot of the Juno Download chart and has been heard in such far flung discotheque destinations as Croatia, Ibiza, Leeds, London, Ireland and the motherland of Manchester. Support came from Emperor Machine, Psychemagik, Danny Krivit, Tom Findlay (Groove Armada), Horse Meat Disco, Eric Duncan and many more.
The second instalment picks up the (glitter) ball and cranks things up with 19 tracks courtesy of seasoned sound creators. There is Midnight Riot’s 80’s Child, Festival Number 6’s disco queen Sophie Lloyd, Norwegian legend Doc L Junior, Disco Deviance fellas SHMLSS, edit master Alkalino plus the man with the dirtiest underpants in club land Flash Atkins!
We’ve also brought some new discoveries to the fold who have turned up, turned on and turned out to capture the TTW vibe. Step forward Pammin, Tuxxedo, The Funk District, Morgan Cannon, Belabouche and Somerville & Wilson.
From Volume 1 Leon Sweet, Neil Diablo, 2 Billion Beats, Pablo & Shoey and Paper’s very own tea boy Chris Massey make a return visit with more essential dance floor filling cuts to tickle your boogie bone.
Expect everything from jacked out chugged up shufflers to bangers and sing-a-long peak timers so if Trash The Wax Volume 1 made you move then Volume 2 will ensure you need to go shopping for a new pair of dancing clogs.
Album includes a bonus DJ Megamix from one of Paper’s bright stars – Leon Sweet
Paper Disco are dusting themselves off to launch Trash The Wax # 2, a compilation of all things boogie related at Leeds’ finest venue The 212 Café & Bar.
We’re talking megaballs system, rotary mixer, a bar serving booze and a whole heaping of the good stuff from Flash Atkins Fan Page Richard Seaborne and JCub Kelly.
Cancel the dinner party, book a baby / dog / catsitter, dust off your rave goggles and prepare to get busy.
Our man Leon got disco tune of the issue in the Mixmag when it reviewed Sunny Bigler. It has been betting major props from DJs like Ray Mang, Luke Solomon and Chris Duckenfield and will be out early next year on 12″ Trash The Wax sampler along with DJ Rocca, Yam Who and De Fantastiske To.
Reviews are like buses, nothing for a while then they all arrive at once. Trash The Wax and Proviant Audio both got the thumbs up in DJ Mag.
Paper’s output has often lurked on the fringes of disco and now seemed as good a time as any to jump in with both feet, goggles and snorkel.
“Trash The Wax Vol. 1” hits the digital racks on April 3 featuring 16 original low slung, wigged out and floor heavy cuts from the great, the good, the tapped and the untapped.
Released on Paper Disco (a sub label of Paper Recordings) it follows hot on the heels of the 80s sugar rush that was Proviant Audio’s “Drift Days & Disco Nights” which found its way in to the boxes of Tensnake, Soul Clap, Horsemeat Disco and Danny Krivit as well as garnering a Norwegian Emmy nomination for the best album of 2013.
Artists on Volume 1 range from young 80s bucks like 2 Billion Beats who are pretenders to Crazy P’s crown, Manchester’s City Life DJ of the 2013 and Wet Play resident Ste Spandex, Paper’s ginger underground house assassin Richard Seaborne and Italian duo Gran Turismo.
More seasoned support comes from veterans like bootleg king Keep Schtum, Brighton’s builder of heavy grooves Fingerman, Australia’s disco vigilante Late Nite Tuff Guy and Manchester’s best kept secret Daco. And that’s just the ones we mentioned!
Running from sleazy late night jams to 80s synth and NRG to classic cut-ups, if this album didn’t make you want to go out and jump off a podium it’s time to get your hearing checked!
Trash The Wax Vol. 1
1. Neil Diablo – Give It Up
2. 2 Billion Beats feat, Mariette Smith – See Us Through
3. Late Nite Tuff Guy – I’ve Been Thinkin’ Bout You
4. Richard Seaborne – Is This Acid?
5. Keep Schtum – Holding On
6. Chris Massey – Howard’s Hardware
7. Pablo & Shoey – Raw Human Emotion
8. Rubberlips feat. Jess Smethhurst – Inspiration
9. Gran Turismo – The Peach
10. Fingerman – Feel The Groove
11. Ste Spandex – Into Myself
12. Mezman – Dead Line
13. Check The Guns – Slave To Me
14. Daco – Something For The Weekend
15. Research – Shape The System (Bassjam Mix)
16. Leon Sweet – So Hot
Tom Psychemagik – A dope selection…lots of fun in here!
Danny Krivit – Cool!
Kelvin Andrews – So good! Proper NY dub version vibes. Killer!
Sleazy McQueen – G%# D@MN these are SOLID!
DJ Rocca – Fantastic stuff, straight in my next DJ set!
Drop Out Orchestra – Beautiful collection – love em all.
Billy Scurry – Absolutely loving the vibe and mixture of styles on this. As a collection of new artists its second to none and shows Paper Music’s commitment to pushing new vibes and styles. Big ups Paper and its artists!!
Trent Grimes (MOS Aus) – Probably the most comprehensively sick promo i have ever received in 20 years of djing!”
Lewis Dene – Some real gems here – love the retro goodness.
Get Down Edits – Excellent
Wrighty (Soul Buggin’) – “Blimey there’s some killers on there, gonna burn them all to CD for in car listening as well as playing loads of them out. Tough to pick just one stand out track as Leon Sweet, Neil Diablo, Keep Schtum, Pabb & Shoey and Daco have all grabbed me by the disco knackers on first listen. More of this
Nathan Detroit – Nuff goodness here.. Neil and Chris tracks work best for me.
2 Billion Beats – Pablo & Shoey: 1977-tastic!
Phat Phil Cooper – Massive selections… Loving Big Neils chugger… Full support.
Severino Panzetta (HMD) – Lots of tracks ..some really cool.
Neil Schtumm – Ace compilation – some great tracks on here! Is This Acid? in particular is straight in the box for this weekend. Thanks!
Nutritious – Oh my lawd it’s Christmas in the Spring! This release is amazing. Must have!
Dan Wilcox – Love this…
Dan J – Amazing! Daco’s Something For The Weekend is mega!
Bootsy – A superbly diverse selection on here. Something for the souldiscoboogiehouseitaloedit fans. Daco’s “Something For The Weekend” is a stand out for
Reza Athar – Research got the FUNK!
The MEN caught up with Flash down the back alleys of Manchester’s Northern Quarter to show them his budgie smugglers and talk about the new compilation series that’s being launched at Kraak Gallery in Manchester this Saturday night….
Here’s the Winter edition of Paper Radio that’s got a load of new music forthcoming on EPs, Paper Disco’s Trash The Wax and Papercuts # 1. There is also a mix from Keep Schtum as well as an interview with Norwegian legend Bjorn Torske, all held down by Paper’s own Ben Davis.
1. Ralph Myerz & The Kosmik Diamondz – Do The Choka Choka
2. Flash Atkins & Chris Massey – Dirty Protest
3. Daco – Something For The Weekend
4. J.Cub & Lil Mark – Dark Days
5. Proviant Audio – How Does It Feel (Pete Herbert Mix)
BJORN TORSKE INTERVIEW
6. Bjorn Torske – Møljekalas
7. Those Norwegians – 38-39-38
8. Research – Day By Day (Psychemagik Instrumental)
KEEP SCHTUM MIX
9. Richard Seaborne – Is This Acid?
10. Chris Massey – Driven Crazy
11. Late Nite Tuff Guy – I’ve Been Thinkin’ Bout U
Trash The Wax #1 lands via Paper Recordings’ offshoot ‘Paper Disco’ on April 3rd and features (amongst many) cuts from Late Nite Tuff Guy Fingermanedit Richard Seaborne Ste Spandex Neil Diablo Chris Massey Music
With DJ sets from:
Flash Atkins (Paper Recordings)
Ste Spandex (Wet Play)
2 Billion Beats (Paper Recordings)
Chris Massey (Electric Elephant/El Diablos Social Club)
Tickets start at just £3 on advance early birds and capacity is limited so its advised to get in quick!
More details HERE