More sets by Say What? Recordings (10)
- 21 Tracks, 2.30.33
The 411 from the dancefloor is that Ramon Tapia is in the form of his life right now and anyone following the releases from his very own Say What? imprint will enthusiastically attest to this. Easily at home turning out classic house grooves as he is huge anthemic slices of Techno, the Belgium producer himself seems unaware of any recent richening of form, "I just do what I do and what I make depends on the day and mood."Well, the mood has definitely been 'House' on his recent Say What? releases and with the strains of '411' and its awesome Sante remix still ringing in the air, the label boss prepares to drop his next double-header the "Y Not EP". "Whilst I do sometimes get a rush and turn out a Techno banger, i've always really been more on the housier tip" says Ramon. "I love the raw grooves. No bullshit just boom tchak!"A statement that perfectly describes his latest ep. "Y Not" and "Stupid" reflect that love for the the groove and are delivered with Ramon's signature 'punch'. Whilst the title track keeps things moody and atmospheric with its huge break and Spanish vocal, the flipside sets the floor alight with its rasping snare rolls, stabbing synths and oldskool vocals.Early support from:Josh Wink - "Good release. Tracks that get the crowd moving. Y Not, samples one of my favorite tracks! Dj Q Rmx!"Christian Smith - "Been playing Y Not for months. Big track for me! Love that phat bassline!"Chaim - "YES!! Very nice release from Ramon once again. He always delivers!! Support!"Deetron - "Pretty slick sample house tools"Daniel (Trickski) - "I like the oldskool action in Stupid.. gonna be cool to play out!!"Gregor Tresher - "Y Not is another great groover from Ramon, looking forward to playing it out!"Coyu - "Y Not for the big rooms, Stupid for small ones. Great Ep!! _"Dave Seaman - "Love what Ramon does and he keeps getting better and better. Two winners for me."Diesel - (X-Press 2) - "Big room biz again from the man.... Y Not is my fav of these two. Nice one Ramon!!"Shadow Child - "Stupid is a DOPE track!!! Great groove from Ramon.. will definitely be playing this out!"Monika Kruse - "I am a big fan of Ramon. Again he delivers some groove monsters and I like the oldschooly touch of Stupid a lot!"Hector Romero - "Y Not is one damn fine rockin' groove!! Love that!!"AFFKT - "Loving both of these tracks!! This is future house music from Ramon!!"Rocky - (X-Press 2) - "Y Not is an excellent record!! 100%% support from me Ramon!"Martin Eyerer - "..and another superb release from Ramon and Say What?! Shaping into a fine label!!"Lee Burridge - "LOVED the Y Not track after just 5 seconds!! Great groove Ramon. More please!!"Karotte - "Y Not is a nice techhouse groover. I like it and Stupid rocks! Again 2 great tracks from Ramon."Mauro Picotto - "I REALLY like Y Not!! More strong tracks from Ramon!! Keep it up Mr Tapia!"Lele Sacchi - (Rai 2 INTHEMIX Italy) - "Y Not has a seriously good kickass groove!!"Makossa - (Radio FM4 Vienna) - "Really great tracks again from Tapia!"Laurent N (Nice Radio, France) - "Nice release with a FAT first track for me.Will play & FULL SUPPORT!!!"Andi Durrant - (Capital FM, UK) - "Stupid sounds really good to me!! Will support!"Christillization Radio, Serbia - "'Y Not' is one of the best Tapia's work recently! Addicted to this bass, well done!"Diversions - (CHRY 105.5 Toronto) - "Both cuts sound ace - dynamic and edgy numbers, support!"Mixside.com - "More great music from Ramon Tapia!!"De:Bug Magazine Germany - "Considering for review."Scan Mode - (DJ Magazine Spain) - "Oh yeaaaaahhh... really nice ep again!!"
Release/catalogue number: SAWH005
Release date: Dec 17, 2012