3x12" LP-=19 Exclusive Tracks Includes Download Of The LP - Eclectic Mix Of Styles- Downbeat Deep House & Tech
Pampa has spent the last seven years curating one of the most distinctively oddball house catalogs, which means its first compilation, a 19-track collection of exclusives, might seem daunting at first. But DJ Koze and Marcus Fink are savvy with selecting artists who can surprise and satisfy fans of their label's buoyant and off-kilter dance music. Label favorites like Ada and Die Vögel join new additions like Jamie xx and Gold Panda on DJ Koze Presents Pampa Vol. 1, which arrives packed with the wide-eyed grins we've come to expect.
Given the range of Vol. 1, it's surprising how cohesive the selections are. Each track shimmers with Pampa's kind of light-hearted and hyper-melodic joy—including the lush pop-house of Matthew Herbert's remix of "Lost And Found" by Lianne La Havas and the dusty, downtempo funk in Nasrawi's beautiful "Bump With You." Axel Boman shapes another of his three-in-the-mo