Wild Orkid ‎– The Magic In You / Orkid

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Lucky Spin Recordings ‎– LSR 14
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Vinyl, 12", 45 RPM
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Tracklist

A The Magic In You
B Orkid

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  • Barcode: 5 022208 999851
  • Matrix / Runout (side A, hand etched): STU. LSR-014-A-1 PA7582
  • Matrix / Runout (side A, hand etched): LSR-014-B-1 PA7582

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Lixx

Lixx

September 1, 2016

You know I ignored this release for quite a long time. When you think of all the gems on the Lucky Spin label its easy to overlook this record. When listening to the youtube videos in the past I must have been in a more pumped up mood and just said boring....This all changed the other day. I was listening to one of N-Flow's wicked sets and all of sudden those great pads from Orkid come sweeping in. It stopped me dead in my tracks and I rushed over to my computer to check the tracklist. Wild Orkid- that can't be right? That boring record? Sure enough Orkid was the jam and the flip The Magic In You is just as good. I should have known better because Darren Beale is involved in this production (Orca, Koda, etc) and I love his earlier tunes. Buy this record, soak the vibes of this record up, you will not be disappointed at all. Right now I'm chomping at the bit for it to arrive in the mail- maybe mix it with some Van Kleef!
Bunker_Monkey

Bunker_Monkey

July 28, 2015

I played this at the wrong speed. The 33rpm sounds too slow :)
lukeperman

lukeperman

June 20, 2006
edited over 11 years ago

The A side is probably one of my favorite jungle tunes of all time. From the vocal 'Magic in you' (from "Don't Lose The Magic" by Shawn Christopher), this tune plods along nicely on it's bubbly reggae influenced journey, to me the perfect drum loop that could repeat forever without sounding boring... great for mixing into and out of, a tireless track, and epitomy of a good Jungle track - the mixture between Reggae and Breaks.