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Marco Dassi / First, Quake Me
Album:First, Quake Me Collection:General
Artist:Marco Dassi Added:08/2013
Label:Hell Yeah Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2013-08-25 Pull Date:2013-10-27 Charts:RPM/Electronica
Week Ending:27 Oct13 Oct29 Sep22 Sep15 Sep8 Sep1 Sep

 Recent Airplay
1.Oct 26, 2013:Music Casserole
Feel Like Flying
4.Sep 20, 2013:Friday Beats 1600-1900
When She Puts Her Hands Around Me
2.Oct 08, 2013:Pumping Iron
Les Petits Choses
5.Sep 17, 2013:Tuesday Beats 1700-1930
When She Puts Her Hands Around Me
3.Sep 24, 2013:Pumping Iron
Breaking Dawn
6.Sep 16, 2013:The Big Love Show
Acid Purple Weed

Album Review
Jack Wang
Reviewed 2013-08-24 
Marco Dassi: First, Quake Me Label: Hell Yeah Records

Eminently listenable and charming album by Italian DJ/producer Marco Dassi. This is distinctly Italian-disco style, rich with synths and summery grooves. Dassi has a flair for the dramtic. Dassi goes into many diferent styles - downtempo, electro-pop, funk, disco, house, even a bit of techy acid. The tracks are very entertaining, and my favorites include #5 ("La Chute de L'Homme"), #9 ("The Right Side), #10 ("Acid Purple Weed"), and #11 ("Feel Like Flying").

1. "Be a Light" (3:35) - Big buzzy synth intro, goes into light & swirly pop-tronica
2. "Les Petites Choses" (4:31) - Synth-driven disco-funk. Playful and charming.
3. "When She Puts Her Hands Around Me" (3:22) - Super-chill downtempo track. Light & airy.
4. "Fleeting Glances" (5:14) - A bit techy, very sci-fi synths & pitched-up drones building up into epic drama.
5. "Swedish Love" (5:20) - Synth-driven dramatic electro-funk.
6. "La Chute de L'Homme" (6:41) - Long cinematic synth breaks over Euro-house w/ French dialogue. Very cool.
7. "Slow Norske" (7:10) - Super-chilled out beats with crackly noise textures and lots of synths
8. "Reloved" (5:36) - Euro-synth bliss. Very rich & dramatic dance-y house.
9. "The Right Side" (4:32) - Grinding bass electro-breaks with hints of echo-y dub. Funky!
10. "Acid Purple Weed" (7:36) - Euro-fied acid-house. Analog blurps with rich synths. Love it!
11. "Feel Like Flying" (7:17) - Blissful Euro-pop. Vocoder vox & catchy synth loops. Think Daft Punk. Summery fun.

Track Listing
1.Be A Light 7.La Chute De L'homme
2.Les Petits Choses 8.Slow Norsek
3.When She Puts Her Hands Around Me 9.Reloved
4.Fleeting Glances 10.The Right Side
5.Breaking Dawn 11.Acid Purple Weed
6.Swedish Love 12.Feel Like Flying