Original artwork by <a href="http://phresha.blogspot.com/" target="_blank">Phresha</a>.
East Van Digital presents the twelfth release in our series of artist EPs, Self Evident's "Platinum EP". Kicking things off with proper fanfare is "Shake It", one of the funkier tunes in the Self Evident canon, followed by "Platinum", a bass heavy jam with tasteful female vocal chops. Things go deep and lush with the atmospherics of "Complex Emotions", while Self Evident takes himself to task, dropping and chopping his own hit "Set My Soul On Fire", from the EP of the same name. Also included here are 2 exclusive remixes of his collab with HxdB, "Hot Mustard", re-imagined by bass music alumni Blind Prophet (South Fork Sound) with an upbeat garage flavoured remix, and Dan Solo (Piranha Piranha, Modern Math), who drops a smooth and gorgeous version of his own.
Beatport Exclusive January 17th, 2013
All other digital retailers January 31st , 2013
<h3><strong>Direct Purchase Links:</strong></h3>
<a href="http://www.eastvandigital.com/EVDvelop/sample-page/store/self-evident-platinum-ep/" target="_blank">Self Evident - Platinum EP</a>
_<a href="http://www.eastvandigital.com/EVDvelop/sample-page/store/self-evident-shake-that/" target="_blank">Shake That</a>
_<a href="http://www.eastvandigital.com/EVDvelop/sample-page/store/self-evident-platinum/" target="_blank">Platinum</a>
_<a href="http://www.eastvandigital.com/EVDvelop/sample-page/store/self-evident-complex-emotions/" target="_blank">Complex Emotions</a>
_<a href="http://www.eastvandigital.com/EVDvelop/sample-page/store/self-evident-set-my-soul-on-fire-self-evident-remix/" target="_blank">Set My Soul On Fire (Self Evident Remix)</a>
_<a href="http://www.eastvandigital.com/EVDvelop/sample-page/store/self-evident-hxdb-hot-mustard-blind-prophet-remix/" target="_blank">Hot Mustard (Blind Prophet Remix)</a>
_<a href="http://www.eastvandigital.com/EVDvelop/sample-page/store/self-evident-hxdb-hot-mustard-dan-solo-remix/" target="_blank">Hot Mustard (Dan Solo Remix)</a>
Taal Mala, Mat The Alien, Michael Red, The Librarian, Living Stone, Yan Zombie, The Stunt Man, Myles Away, Bastet, Construct, Ryan Wells, Discosynthetique, DJ Dunks (Funk Hunters), Mr. Geography, Tucker Foldin, Vipond, PK / King Deluxe and more...
"Self Evident is the champion sound." 10/10
<strong>Mat The Alien</strong>
"Really good." 10/10
"A bunch of great tunes on this one. Complex Emotions and the Set My Soul On Fire remix are feelers, and Dan Solo's remix of Hot Mustard is spacey goodness. Self Evident is a force."
"This EP has a beautifully laid back and funky vibe. My highlight is the Dan Solo remix of Hot Mustard with the floating pads and intricate percussion. Perfect sunrise material."
"Dan Solo's Remix of Hot Mustard is nothing less than some hot hot Dijon bizness. Platinum's filter bass line really pulls the rave heart strings"
"Boss moves from Self Evident" 10/10
"Nice album. Feeling the vibe."
"Heady, yet lush."
"My favourite work from Self Evident to date!!! Don't slip on this."
"Digging the Blind Prophet remix. Definitely my locations style of Bass Breaks."
<strong>DJ Dunks (Funk Hunters)</strong>
"This sets my soul on fire.. no doubt."
"These are phenom!" 10/10
"Many gems. Hard to pick a favorite but I've been wanting a few of these for a while now. Self Evident u on fire homie." 10/10
"Great stuff, Self Evident is always on point. My faves are Set My Soul On Fire and the Blind Prophet remix. Big up!"
<strong>PK / King Deluxe</strong>
"Canada West keeps innovating, top notch."
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