Redshape ‎– The Dance Paradox / Paradox Dubs

Label:
Delsin ‎– 80dsr/rds-lp1 ltd, Present ‎– present black
Format:
2 × Vinyl, 12", Album, Limited Edition, 33 ⅓ RPM, Grey/Blue Marbled, Numbered
Vinyl, 10", Limited Edition, 45 RPM
Country:
Released:
Genre:
Style:

Tracklist

The Dance Paradox
A1 Seduce Me
A2 Garage GT
B1 Bound (Part 1 & 2)
B2 Man Out Of Time
C1 Globe
C2 Rorschach's Game
D1 Dead Space Mix (Edit)
D2 Dark & Sticky
Paradox Dubs
A Man Out Of Time (Major Space Dub)
B Dead Space (Next Door Ultra Dub)

Companies, etc.

Credits

Notes

2x12" The Dance Paradox is released on both Delsin and Present and comes with a numbered sticker on the sleeve.

10" is released on Present and comes in a clear plastic sleeve.

Limited to 295 copies.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 8717127016167
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): Calyx Honesty 80 DSR / RDS-LP1 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): 80 DSR / RDS-LP1 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C): Calyx Honesty 80 DSR / RDS-LP1 C
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D): 80 DSR / RDS-LP1 D
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A 10"): present black
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B 10"): present black

Other Versions (4 of 4) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
80dsr/rds-cd1, none Redshape The Dance Paradox(CD, Album) Delsin, Present 80dsr/rds-cd1, none Netherlands 2009 Sell This Version
80dsr/rds-lp1, none Redshape The Dance Paradox(2xLP, Album) Delsin, Present 80dsr/rds-lp1, none Netherlands 2009 Sell This Version
80dsr/rds-cd1 Redshape The Dance Paradox(8xFile, MP3, Album, 320) Delsin 80dsr/rds-cd1 Netherlands 2009
80dsr/rds-cd1 Redshape The Dance Paradox(CD, Album, Promo) Delsin, Present 80dsr/rds-cd1 Europe 2009 Sell This Version

Recommendations

Reviews Show All 16 Reviews

Add Review

DJWISEMAN

DJWISEMAN

February 23, 2011
edited over 6 years ago
I love this album and find most of Redshape's tracks enjoyable to listen to at home and in the club and find it hard to believe lovers of Detroit techno and well crafted electronic music not feeling this album. The first track that brought Redshape to my attention was the excellent 2084 12" which blew me away, I admit not everything he has produced has impressed me but he is definately one of the most talented techno producers out there at the moment. No this album is not groundbreaking (does a great album have to be?) but it does have original flourishes in there. I find this album a great mix of the Detroit and Berlin techno sound and love the heavy analogue feel of it, also the mastering is amazing. I bought a hell of a lot of techno/dubstep records/albums on vinyl in 2009 and this is one of a few that I go back to again and again.
chischis

chischis

December 16, 2009
edited over 7 years ago
Every single positive review of this album must be from people that are production fanatics that love deep techno when all it consists of is a funky rhythm and some "spacy pads".

There's not a single track on here with anything resembling a vaguely memorable melody or "hook". Globe comes close with an infectious shuffled rhythm, there's also a mildly effective synth riff in the last third of "Seduce Me", but this is otherwise pad-chord and stab-infested, stripped-down minimal "deep techno". It will work in a club, but it ruthlessly sucks anywhere else. Or maybe it's supposed to make you fall alseep? Or maybe it's supposed to "get your production wang on".

I await the endless "not helpful" replies, but despite liking a lot of Delsin material, this does nothing for me and I am honestly stupefied by the ratings and reviews. Where's the next Vince Watson album? Or Quince? Vince and Bram are both more than capable of great production, great rhythms, AND memorable arps, leads, 303s whatever. There is NONE of that on The Dance Paradox except for big kicks and basses. If that's all you need, buy now!