Label: Optimo Music - All

01-12-2017 - friday

10-11-2017 - friday


Mathias Schober - Certainties

Mathias Schober

Certainties

Optimo Trax presents a 4-track EP from Germany’s Mathias Schober, head honcho of Berlin’s Lossless label.

12inch Optimo Music: OT031 € 12,49

07-09-2017 - thursday


Iona Fortune - Tao Of I

Iona Fortune

Tao Of I

Iona Fortune is a composer and producer from Glasgow and presents the “Tao of I” album as her debut release. Inspired by Eastern Philosophy and slated... more...

LP Optimo Music: OMLP10 € 19,99
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28-08-2017 - monday


Penelope Trappes - One

Penelope Trappes

One

“In 2016. I rented out a small piano studio in East London for nearly the whole year and set out to write an introspective, trendless, and mostly beat... more...

LP Optimo Music: OMLP011 € 16,99

25-08-2017 - friday


Man Power - Sonic Pressure

Man Power

Sonic Pressure

Newcastle-born, Mexico-based Man Power debuts on Optimo Trax with two psychasonic missives cut extra loud for optimum sound system performance.

12inch Optimo Music: OT029 € 9,99

12-05-2017 - friday


Lo Kindre - Plant UP

Lo Kindre

Plant UP

Debut EP 'Plant Up' presents a cosmic blend of swirling synth and low-slung bass offering Magee's own version of dub to the public for the very firs... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OM037 remind
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06-04-2017 - thursday


Hiroshi Watanabe - Acid Japan

Hiroshi Watanabe

Acid Japan

It is hard to do anything with a 303 that is interesting these days but both the tracks on this 12'' are 100% club classic. Originally released in Jap... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT028 remind
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Various Artists - Miracle Steps (Music from the Fourth World 1983 - 2017)

Various Artists

Miracle Steps (Music from the Fourth World 1983 - 2017)

'What we have attempted to gather across this compilation is a body of work which we feel directly resonates with both the literal definition of ‘Four... more...

2LP Optimo Music: OMLP09 € 22,99

03-03-2017 - friday


Bali Ha'i  - Disconnection

Bali Ha'i

Disconnection

Originally released on the mighty Y Records in 1982, this one-off single by Disconnection was a mutant disco cover version of a song from Rodgers and... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OMD06 € 10,79

The Golden Filter - Still / Alone

The Golden Filter

Still / Alone

Separated into two distinct sides, record one, STILL, is a hypnotic meditation for the nightclub. Wavy patterns of sound and light bounce off of Penel... more...

2x12inch Optimo Music: OMLP07 € 22,49
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28-11-2016 - monday


Underspreche - Invito Alla Danza Part 1

Underspreche

Invito Alla Danza Part 1

Super-advanced, organic sampling, inspired vocalisations, acute psychedelic modular sequences and forward- thinking drum programming. There are severa... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT026 € 12,99

15-11-2016 - tuesday


Boot & Trax - Baia del Ritmo

Boot & Trax

Baia del Ritmo

Boot & Tax are back. Four tracks of spangled, idiosyncratic, woozily spacious and slightly off kilter music that could only have been made by these... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT025 € 9,99
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28-10-2016 - friday


Jose Manuel - Safari

Jose Manuel

Safari

4 unique exotic, fourth world tribal slabs of ritual music.

12inch Optimo Music: OT024 remind

20-09-2016 - tuesday


Pussy Mothers - The Number 1 EP

Pussy Mothers

The Number 1 EP

Pussy Mothers is the behaviour of a cross-continental two piece from Scotland and Down Under: formed by waving not drowning. Chasing percussions, voc... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OM036 remind
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Kiwi - Throw Down

Kiwi

Throw Down

London’s Alex Warren, AKA Kiwi presents “ThrowDown”, a cover version of Carmen’s cult and in demand 1986 Electro Funk hit. It comes in two versions, a... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OMD07 remind
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Dennis Bovell - Heaven

Dennis Bovell

Heaven

'Heaven' is a disco dub afro-sound dance floor bomb that somehow manages to sound more current today than it did 35 years ago. Also included is a slig... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OMD08 remind
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23-06-2016 - thursday


Fred und Luna - Gluck Auf

Fred und Luna

Gluck Auf

Fred und Luna play their self described Elektrokraut (Krautrock mixed with electronic elements) by using its characteristics like repetition and beaut... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OM034 remind
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Subterrenus - Underspreche

Subterrenus

Underspreche

After the success of their debut split EP with Muslimgauze which sold out in record time, the southern Italian male/female duo Underspreche return to... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT022 remind

20-05-2016 - friday

22-04-2016 - friday


Sparky - Things Fall Apart

Sparky

Things Fall Apart

Glasgow's Dave Clark returns to Optimo Trax as Sparky. He was responsible for the third release on the label as LUMA which featured the club smash ''J... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT020 € 9,49
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06-04-2016 - wednesday


Muslimgauze / Underspreche - Split

Muslimgauze / Underspreche

Split

A very remarkable release that feat. an original track by Muslimgauze from 1985 that proofs he re-empted UK Hardcore around 5 years before anyone else... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT018 remind
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09-03-2016 - wednesday


Noo - Optimo Music Disco Plate 5

Noo

Optimo Music Disco Plate 5

Noo are Daze Dasen (aka Plastique De Reve) and Sami Liuski (aka Bangkok Impact / Putsch '79. They return with their third 12'' and the fifth in the Op... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OMD005 remind
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01-02-2016 - monday


Fabrizio Rat - La Machina ep

Fabrizio Rat

La Machina ep

From France comes Fabrizio Rat with a 4-track EP constructed entirely from acoustic piano and drum machine. The label: 'Mr. Rat's unique sound design... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT019 remind
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27-11-2015 - friday


Mr TC - Soundtrack For Strangers ep

Mr TC

Soundtrack For Strangers ep

Glasgow based Thomas Clarke encompass Left-field Disco, Tropical Oddity, House and Techno whilst channelling the spirit of a youth spent playing in... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OM030 remind
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28-10-2015 - wednesday


Various Artists - DIY (Cult Classics From The Post-Punk Era 1978-82)
2LP Optimo Music: OMDIYLP € 22,99

14-10-2015 - wednesday

17-09-2015 - thursday


Various Artists - Glasgow London New York Edinburgh ep

Various Artists

Glasgow London New York Edinburgh ep

4 different artists, 4 A-sides! First up is Glasgow dj Beta with his debut release ''Endless Plains'', a broken percussive, spine tingler, 100% emo.... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT016 € 9,49

Rita Furstenhof - Hadron Collider Ep

Rita Furstenhof

Hadron Collider Ep

3 Trancy, ravy techno tracks from the unknwon Rita Furstenhof on the Scottish Optimo Music.

12inch Optimo Music: OM028 remind
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03-07-2015 - friday


Junto Club - Junto Club ep

Junto Club

Junto Club ep

Next up on Optimo Music is the next wave of unique talent to emerge from Glasgow, once again recorded in the near-legendary Green Door studio. Four... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OM027 remind
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05-06-2015 - friday


Sex Judas - Optimo Music Disco Plate 4 ep

Sex Judas

Optimo Music Disco Plate 4 ep

Inspiration is taken from psychedelic rock, deep southern disco, rhythm and blues, classic house and techno also taking a key from the avant-garde.

12inch Optimo Music: OMD004 remind
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29-05-2015 - friday


Boot & Tax - Boot & Tax

Boot & Tax

Boot & Tax

Dance albums are notoriously difficult to pull off and often fall flat but Boot & tax succeed by making a record that will work on open-minded dance f... more...

2x12inch Optimo Music: OM004LP remind
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21-05-2015 - thursday


L/F/D/M  - Purple Maps

L/F/D/M

Purple Maps

The Very First Optimo Trax Release From L/F/D/M (Factory Floor/Bronze Teeth) Repressed.

12inch Optimo Music: OT001 € 9,49

Golden Teacher Meets Dennis Bovell At The Green Door - Golden Teacher Meets Dennis Bovell At The Green Door

Golden Teacher Meets Dennis Bovell At The Green Door

Golden Teacher Meets Dennis Bovell At The Green Door

A previously unreleased track on the AA side & a rework of ''Like A Hawk''. Housed in another classic sleeve.

12inch Optimo Music: OM026 remind

08-04-2015 - wednesday


Noo - Must Be The Music

Noo

Must Be The Music

Noo are Daze Dasen (aka Plastique De Reve) and Sami Liuski (aka Bangkok Impact / Putsch '79. This second double A side 12'' single is built out of ima... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OMD003 remind

Alex Smoke - Stauner

Alex Smoke

Stauner

Four wicked sound-designer from deep to jacking techno tracks.

12inch Optimo Music: OT014 € 9,49

15-01-2015 - thursday


Various Artist - Drum Attack (Lost DJ Weapons from the 1990s)

Various Artist

Drum Attack (Lost DJ Weapons from the 1990s)

Three classic tracks from the 90ies. All three have been tried and tested countless times since they were originally released and come with an Optimo... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT011 remind

11-12-2014 - thursday


Mia Dora - Un.sub
12inch Optimo Music: OT012 remind

21-11-2014 - friday


Reel Houze - Optimo Music Disco Plate Two

Reel Houze

Optimo Music Disco Plate Two

Following on from the summer hit that was Noo's Optimo Disco Plate one, we are delighted to present the second plate, this one an archival release fro... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OMD002 remind
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17-10-2014 - friday


Crooked Man - Undigitize Me ep

Crooked Man

Undigitize Me ep

Crooked Man is Richard Barratt from Sheffield, better known as Parrot. He was first off the blocks playing house music in Sheffield back in the 80s, h... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT010 € 9,49
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19-08-2014 - tuesday


Golden Teacher - Party People / Love

Golden Teacher

Party People / Love

After the success of their ''Bells from the Deep End'' and ''Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night'', another ep full of electronic party voodoo!

12inch Optimo Music: OM023 € 11,99

18-07-2014 - friday


Shift Work - Scaled To Fit ep

Shift Work

Scaled To Fit ep

Debut from Shift Work. Machine music for hypno dancefloors and home listening tranceouts. Featuring a JD Twitch rework.

12inch Optimo Music: OM025 remind
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08-07-2014 - tuesday


Boot & Tax - Fusci Ep

Boot & Tax

Fusci Ep

These Milanese maestros deliver four dance floor delights in their own inimitable and distinctive style. Working across a range of tempos and incorpor... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT008 remind
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04-04-2014 - friday


Luca Lozano - And It Was Good

Luca Lozano

And It Was Good

Luca Lozano presenting this majestic 4-track EP on Optimo Trax. Inspired by the past but sounding the antithesis of retro. In his own words: 'The Opti... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT006 remind
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28-02-2014 - friday


Whilst - Everything That Was Was There

Whilst

Everything That Was Was There

Post-voodoo, intergalactic grooves, layered and psychedelic, hypnotic and infectious. more...

12inch Optimo Music: OM021 remind
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14-02-2014 - friday


The Barking Dogs - Limit Without Patience ep

The Barking Dogs

Limit Without Patience ep

Milan's Barking Dogs run their analogue sonic laboratory where they create their live mutant disco house funk masterpieces. Funk is an often mis-appli... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT005 € 9,49

25-01-2014 - saturday


Boot & Tax - Acido Ep

Boot & Tax

Acido Ep

Four Hot tracks from two self-effacing Milanese maestros Boot & Trax. ''Acido'' is ready to stir things up and the other tracks cover all idiosyncrati... more...

12inch Optimo Music: OT004 remind
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