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NS011 – Jam City – Waterworx EP
formats: Digital, 12"
release date: July 2011



01 - Aqua Box
02 - Countess
03 - Island
04 - Barely A Trak
05 - Waterfalls
A1 - Aqua Box
B1 - Countess
B2 - Barely A Trak

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Where Magic Drops was on a grime/crunk tip, Waterworx is a portal into JC’s unique universe via stripped down, tracky House. On this EP he clears a substantial cache of club material before focusing on his debut album, to follow later this year.

The record opens with the apocalyptic anthem “Aqua Box”. An intro of voices, toms, hats and subs sloshes around building tension in the reservoir before a great barrier gives way unleashing the track’s huge siren of a drop. Disorientating, like wading through fog, and with a leaden squarewave bass, this is a big, strange rave dominator.

On “Countess” we overhear one side of a bratty phone conversation while a pulverising Linndrum beat hammers away in the foreground. Soon enough we are engulfed in a maze of phasing electrofied arps, jet engine synths, hi-hat workouts and bitchy metallic stabs.

“Island” is one of Jam City’s earliest creations but it fits perfectly amongst the newer works on this EP. The track borrows the razor-sharp shakers and “Grindin” drops of the Eski grime era, fusing them with a sublime chorus of droning synth and bass. The effect is gorgeous and other-wordly.

Though perhaps aptly named to describe the bare-bones elements that comprise its rhythm, “Barely A Trak” is poised for the dancefloor. A raw and skeletal 808 beat plays host to Jam’s signature gliding square synth, forming another uncompromising siren tone designed to fill huge spaces with its sheer density. As the tone shifts octaves from high to low, a vocal demands “What you want me to do?”.  At 4:30 the rhythm suddenly folds in on itself and begins to play backwards in what is possibly an impromptu ode to Ron Hardy, while another intangibly beautiful synth-drone builds and grows around this alien new beat.

The EP is closed by “Waterfalls”, a looping piano House number with a huge, grimey pulse signal for its undercarriage. It’s another example of Jam City’s exalted, often joyous sense of melody that defines his sound as entirely unique – a rare moment of straight-up jubilation for Night Slugs : ).

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NS011 – Jam City – Waterworx EP Digital 12"
01 - Aqua Box
02 - Countess
03 - Island
04 - Barely A Trak
05 - Waterfalls
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03 - The Only Way Up (IKONIKA remix)
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05 - The Only Way Up (CUBIC ZIRCONIA remix)
06 - The Only Way Up (CUBIC ZIRCONIA instrumental)
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NS001 – Mosca – Square One EP Digital 12"
01 - Square One
02 - Nike
03 - Nike (DJ edit)
04 - Square One (ROSKA Remix)
05 - Square One (JULIO BASHMORE Remix)
06 - Square One (GREENA Remix)
07 - Square One (L-VIS 1990 Remix)
08 - Square One (BOK BOK Remix)
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4 - Linn Jam (W/ Synth)
5 - Damnson
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2 - Bring In The Katz (L-VIS 1990 Dub)
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NSCC001 – L-Vis 1990 – Club Constructions Vol. 1 Digital 12"
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NSWL017 – L-Vis 1990 12"
A - Ballad 4D VIP
AA - Not Mad (HELIX Bootleg)
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AA - Adult [HELIX Bootleg]
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A - (untitled)
AA - (untitled)
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A - How We Relate To The Body [12" Mix]
AA - ... Now We Relate
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A - MJT
B - Riz MC - Dark Hearts (BOK BOK dub)
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NSWL010 – Helix 12"
A - Drum Track
AA - No Hooks No BS ft Flirta D (Drum Track Vocal)
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NSWL011 – Jam City – The Courts 12″ 12"
A - The Courts [12" Edit]
AA - The Nite Life ft MAIN ATTRAKIONZ
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A - KINGDOM / GIRL UNIT - Ride It Every Time
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A - (untitled)
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A2 - A/B til Infinity
A3 - Alta Civilization
A4 - Bad Boy (reduced)
A5 - Adult
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3 - How We Relate To The Body (12" Mix)
4 - Club Thanz (Dub)
5 - ... Now We Relate
6 - The Nite Life (Instrumental)
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03 - The Courts
04 - B.A.D.
05 - How We Relate To The Body
06 - Club Thanz
07 - Hyatt Park Nights Pt. 1
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10 - Recital (b.version)
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