Rick’s Picks 8: Liz Torres featuring Edward Crosby-Can’t Get Enough (Club)

Rick says: “Recorded in Chicago and released in 1987, Can’t Get Enough was a dancefloor filler, especially in Detroit, where it was a favourite of DJs and dancers,” Continue reading Rick’s Picks 8: Liz Torres featuring Edward Crosby-Can’t Get Enough (Club)

Légo-Mad Flava

When Légo recorded their album Mad Flava, they needed someone to record  the horns and vocals. The person they chose was Matt Waren,  who recorded the horns and vocals on Monkey Jazz and Spread Love at M Theory Studios, in Chicago.  In May 2000, Légo released Mad Flava on the Afterhours label. It was a genre-melting  dance album that featured elements of disco and house, … Continue reading Légo-Mad Flava

Barbara Douglas-Call Me (Club Mix)

In 1997, Matt Warren and Mike Rodgers wrote and produced Shake for house vocalist Barbara Douglas. Later that year, the three joined forces to write and record another single Call Me, which was penned by Matt Warren, Mike Rodgers and Barbara Douglas. When Call Me was recorded, Matt Warren and Mike Rodgers took charge of production. Eventually, there were four mixes the Call Me (Club Mix), Call Me (Hard … Continue reading Barbara Douglas-Call Me (Club Mix)

Barbara Douglas–Call Me (Deep Mix)

After Matt Warren and Mike Rodgers wrote and produced Shake for Barbara Douglas, the three joined forces to write and record another single. This was Call Me, which Matt Warren, Mike Rodgers and Barbara Douglas wrote. When Call Me was recorded, Matt Warren and Mike Rodgers took charge of production. Eventually, there were four mixes  the Call Me (Club Mix), Call Me (Hard Mix), Call … Continue reading Barbara Douglas–Call Me (Deep Mix)

Deception-Prisoner Of Your Love.

The short-lived A-J Records only released two singles between 1987 and 1988. Their sophomore release was Deception’s Prisoner Of Your Love which was produced by Al Pizarro and Anthony White, who were also responsible for two of the four remixes.  With two remixes still needed, the pair dug deep into their contact books and brought onboard Rafael J. Vazquez and Matt Warren. His contribution is Prisoner Of Your Love (Chicago House Mix) … Continue reading Deception-Prisoner Of Your Love.