‘Shapes: Sideways’ is the latest in Tru Thoughts’ series of essential label compilations, compiled and curated by A&R, label co-founder, and renowned DJ Robert Luis.
After 21 years of independently releasing music, the ‘Shapes’ series continues to encompass the best of our wide-ranging, eclectic, and international roster. ‘Shapes: Sideways’ features the finest Tru Thoughts classic cuts, recent releases from the new generation of the roster, stirring remixes and world exclusive tracks; released digitally (on the 4th September) and on limited edition, hand-numbered run of 500 vinyl (that includes a download card with all 32 tracks).
“Shapes: Sideways’ showcases releases from the newer signings on the label alongside the more established artists. This compilation has a number of previously unreleased exclusive tracks too. As usual with these Shapes compilations, there are a number of genres and music styles covered - representing influences from across the world. We always advise if you like any of the individual artists or songs, we hope you explore their catalogue further.” A1. Tiawa - Life Is Not A Crime
A2. Sly5thAve – The Edge feat. Quantic (Swarvy Remix)
A3. sUb_modU – RAM Generation
A4. Gawd Status – Amplified Science feat. AnyWay Tha God (Radio Edit)
B1. Bryony Jarman-Pinto – All About Life (Wonky Logic Remix)
B2. Rabii Harnoune & V.B.Kühl - Traveller (V.B.Kühl Remix)
B3. Magic Drum Orchestra – Original Nuttah feat. Bunty (DJ Madd Remix)
C1. Strategy - Nom Wah Tea Parlour
C2. Rhi – How Deep (Nuff Pedals Remix)
C3. WheelUP - Vitruvian Man
D1. Soul Central - Work It Out feat. Jennifer Wallace (West Loop Chicago Mix)
D2. J-Felix - Mind Up feat. Andrew Ashong (Werkha Remix)
D3. Hot 8 Brass Band – Can’t Nobody Get Down (Kabuki Remix)