DJ Milton ‎– Trak Mania

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Dance Mania ‎– DM 201
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Vinyl, 12", 33 ⅓ RPM
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Tracklist

47 Side
A1 909 State
A2 Star Trek
A3 Get The Phone
74th Side
B1 Birthday Girl
B2 Ow! Dat Dik

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Mastered at Metropolis Mastering (Chicago, IL).
Runout etching:
M.M.M.J.R.

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brelson

brelson

March 30, 2005
edited over 10 years ago

DJ Milton's 'hitting hard' from the word go, with "909 State" kicking off with pounding warehouse-style kicks and eye-splittingly sharp snares and hi-hats. "Star Trek" combines a hypnotic Lil'Louis-style synth line and the classic Dance Mania 'claps on kicks' technique to make a more mid-set track. "Get the Phone" winds up the A-side with a track that reminds me of both Robert Armani's "Circus Bells" and Visage's "Frequency 7", although I can't really explain why.

It's the B-side that comes out on top for me, though, with "Birthday Girl" featuring a suitably dirty set of chants and verses to be of use to the booty/ghetto-tech DJ (heavily pitched up, of course). "Ow! Dat Dik" is more minimal and tracky, but is just about raw enough to hit the spot with me.