I'm not even sure where it was that I first heard Thugfucker.
I think I had been bouncing aimlessly around MySpace, and simply stumbled across their page. If I hear something I like, I tend to add the band as a favourite to check back with later. You couldn't forget their name - definitely memorable.
Since then I have been loving their work immensely. They have done one of my favourite mixes for the brilliant Dirty Dancing label (Compuphonic - Analog Sparkles) and with each new track they produce, they gain respect. Theirs is a special take on electrodisco - one that makes no apologies for use of melody (so rare in the electro genre!). All wrapped up with an impressive splash of funk.
So it is with great pleasure that we can reveal their remix of "Revolutions". Sensitive to the original, but with its own joy - this is one of my favourite commissions since Gaymonkey was launched.
Check out Thugfucker on Myspace - and look out for their debut album ...
Melnyk - "Revolutions (Thugfucker Remix)"
taken from Revolutions EP
out 1st September
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