Author of three noticed releases on the well known Netherlands label Djax Up Beats, Sbles3plex makes his great return on the young US structure leaded by Morphogenetic and Stjarna. From now alone in this project, Spanish Ivan Arnau alias Dark Vektor (Dona-Li) signs here a production already celebrated with reason by criticisms as one of the best 12'' over the last two years. On A side, "The Virtual Place Is The Future" delivers a wonderful electrobass cut, marrying with sumptuous synthetic melodies a seizing vocoder. Rich and heading, the title sees himself revisited on the flip by the excellent Miami duo Xerodefex (Tekmind) in a dark and dancefloor register, strewn that and there with Sci-Fi sonorities. At last, cherry on the cake, "Sweet Self Destruction" offers as a conclusion a deep and serious beauty punctuated by superb dark strings. Futuristic, old school and funky at the same time, this is an extraordinary EP!!
Nexus 6, 07/09/2005