The crew behind Brockton’s VAN BUREN RECORDS have been causing a stir for a while now, so it comes as no surprise that another new record from over that way is a stunner. The new record is called HIGH END THEORY and its creator is one RICKY FELIX, producer and DJ. He’s grabbing at his lower lip but I don’t hear the treble.
“Bread Crumbs” is my go to track, bassline gyrating beneath LUKE BAR$’ memorable gently high pitched flow. Suicidal chorus is somehow kept light as the infectious cave beat flows on by. It’s pure Ricky Felix on “Scarlett” though. Instrumental bliss, evoking 70s soul funk end of the night cruising into the horizon vibes, only the horizon is a little crooked and tilted, and man what’s in this shit exactly?….