AKA Dance Music The Story In Pictures.

In 1985, DJ and producer Matt Warren founded Sunset Records with Miguel Garcia, Alex and Robert Rojo who were three of his closest friends. Within just two years, Sunset Records had released several important tracks and was an influential label within the Chicago House scene. Meanwhile, Matt was enjoying a success career as a DJ and producer by 1987, and was just about to record a new track which he hoped to release on Sunset Records. This was Bang … Continue reading AKA Dance Music The Story In Pictures.

Modern Mechanical Music–Persia (Club Mix).

A year before the release of Pleasure Dome, Modern Mechanical Music released Persia as their debut single on Sunset Records in 1986. Persia was written by Matt Warren and Nick H who joined forces with Miguel Garcia a.k.a. Michaelangelo to record the single at Reid Hyams’ Chicago Trax Recording Studio. Joining Modern Mechanical Music were percussionist Joe Pusateri and Tom O’Callaghan who joined with Matt and Michaelangelo to add vocal chants. Tom O’Callaghan took charge of sequencing, while Matt and Michaelangelo mixed and produced the … Continue reading Modern Mechanical Music–Persia (Club Mix).

Modern Mechanical Music Featuring Matt, Nick and Michaelangelo–Pleasure Dome (Dub Mix)

With AKA Dance Music up and running, and already having released four singles, Matt Warren was ready to record a new track that he had written. To do this, required a little help from two of friends who were familiar faces from the Chicago House scene. They were Nick Huminsky a.k.a. Nick H and Miguel Garcia who had dawned the Michaelangelo moniker. The two producers joined Matt at Modern Mechanical Music, in Chicago, where they … Continue reading Modern Mechanical Music Featuring Matt, Nick and Michaelangelo–Pleasure Dome (Dub Mix)

Modern Mechanical Music Featuring Matt, Nick and Michaelangelo–Pleasure Dome (Club Mix)

The fifth release on Matt Warren’s new label AKA Dance Music was Pleasure Dome, which was recorded and mixed at Modern Mechanical Music, in Chicago. That was where Matt Warren, Nick Huminsky a.k.a. Nick H and Michaelangelo joined forces to record Pleasure Dome with engineer Dane Roewade. Pleasure Dome was written by Matt Warren and Nick H who took charge of production. However, Matt and Nick H both mixed the four … Continue reading Modern Mechanical Music Featuring Matt, Nick and Michaelangelo–Pleasure Dome (Club Mix)