Matt Pruitt aka 4Peace, our Traxsource Jackin’ House manager is back behind the wheel this week, bringing along the talents of Iban Montoro & Jazzman Wax for two hours of the finest Jackin’ House you won’t hear anywhere else. Real chunky, Jackin’ flavour from the likes of Demuir, Jonny Fiasco, Pinto (NYC), Phil Weeks and featuring hot new and exclusive releases from labels such as Deepjacking, Monoside, Pocket Jacks Trax and Whitebeard.. Turn it up!
Up next we have Matt Pruitt aka 4Peace in for an hour of those Jackin’ beats! He’ll also be bringing a friend to the party.. An alumnus of Nervous, Mood Funk Records, Moulton, Guesthouse, Material and many more.. Angelo Ferreri is a household name amongst Traxsource lovers and he’s diving right in for a banging hour featuring Rick Marshall, Demuir, Scrubfish, and many many more!
Maggs Bruchez’s ‘emby’ is an independent dance label straight out of Philadelphia that focuses on quality, underground house tunes and known for releasing groovy records with a real Jackin’ flavour from the likes of HapKido, Stranger Danger & Wattie Green. We caught up with Maggs to delve a little more into the history of the label in this week’s label spotlight..
For week 12, we bring back our Jackin’ House manager, Matt Pruitt. Matt’s been looking after our Jackin’ House genre since 2011, playing an instrumental role in the recognition and support of the genre. You’ll find him out spinning records under the name 4Peace and his career to date has seen him own his own record store in Texas Tech*Sun Records and spend several years as a music reviewer for Elevated Beat magazine alongside running his 3 labels Juiced Music, Cabbie Hat Recordings & UHHQ.
From its roots in the Chicago house sound, Jackin has now spread worldwide, with new producers bringing in different elements and influences, mutating and progressing the sound. Always based on skippy, heavily swung beats and a huge helping of funk, the Jackin scene contains some of house music’s most consummate professionals, players who run labels, put on nights, and release the tunes that keep the scene alive.
Each week we showcase the talents of our dedicated A&R team and deliver up 1 hour of the finest uninterrupted underground music. Our talented A&Rs select the tracks they’ve been spinning out and record the mix themselves, showing off their skills and the genre they love.
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Jack-Jack-Jack your body! With a thumping, driving sound all of it’s very own, the Jackin House groove has been synonomous with undergound dance culture since it’s very conception. From Chicago to Detroit via London and Paris, people have been jackin’ their bodies in unison across the planet in a celebration...
Compiled through a blend of good old fashioned A&R, office discussions/arguments, data driven stats, sales and of course, damn fine releases, here’s a full breakdown of our choices for Top 20 Artists in each scene that have killed it so far in 2015.
In the beginning, there was Jack, and Jack had a groove. And from this groove came the groove of all grooves. Amen! Check out our opinion on the top 20 Jackin’ House artists of 2015 so far…
Gene Farris locks down the top spot on this years Best Jackin tracks for 2014 chart. It also features music from Johnny Fiasco, Charles Feelgood, Roter & Lewis, Demarkus Lewis, Giano, DJ Tonka, Pete Le Freq & many more.
Features Corduroy Mavericks, Doc Link, DJ Sneak, Derrick Carter, J Paul Getto & more
With his latest release ‘Reading Minds In Toronto’ is out now on the Traxsource via J Paul Getto’s Fogbank Recordings, we sit down with Demuir to get more insight about his life, his music and more…
5 Releases that have shaped Guesthouse Music by owner and founder DJ Mes
Did you know that Traxsource has all new Label Pages? Follow Flosshatt Digital on Traxsource and see why we’ve featured them in this weeks Jackin House Label Spotlight.
Did you know that Traxsource has all new Artist Pages? Follow Furniture Crew on Traxsource and see why we have just featured them this week in our Jackin House Artist Spotlight
An uptempo expression of everything you have come to know and love about house music.
Did you know that Traxsource has all new Label Pages? Follow Maracuja on Traxsource and see why we’ve featured them in this weeks Jackin House Label Spotlight.
LA based DJ and producer Mikey Velazquez aka Mikey V is a staple on the Californian underground house scene. His NuNu EP is already getting major support so we got an Exclusive DJ to celebrate the release & Interview about the project.
Did you know that Traxsource has all new Artist Pages? Follow Tommy Largo on Traxsource and see why we have just featured him this week in our Jackin House Artist Spotlight
Californian born Ian Lujon a.k.a Giano delivers two tracks which most certainly fall into the ‘Derrick records’ category; straight for the jugular house music.
A fresh weekly charts series focusing on hidden jackin gems that might be a little darker, a little deeper or perhaps a little moodier.
Did you know that Traxsource has all new Artist Pages? Follow Freaky Behaviour on Traxsource and see why we have just featured him this week in our Jackin House Artist Spotlight
DJ Mes “Jeremy and I had a lot of fun making these. Lot’s of nicotine and grape soda were consumed during the making of these tracks…”
Did you know that Traxsource has all new Artist Pages? Follow The Delgado on Traxsource and see why we have just featured him this week in our Tech House Artist Spotlight
As played on Grant Nelson’s Housecall, plus DJ support from Shane D, Christian Alvarez, Carl Hanaghan (Hed Kandi), Dave Mayer, Tommy Largo, Craig Stewart and More.
As we close out 2012, Traxsource brings you it’s highly anticipated year end charts.
As we close out 2012, Traxsource brings you it’s highly anticipated Jackin House of 2012
Jack Traxsource presents his flagship installment of ‘Jack’s Hut’, a recurring Q & A session featuring a mix of today’s most established & up-and-coming jackin/funky producers on the planet. For this first episode Ol’ Jack picks the brain of fellow Texan & good friend Demarkus Lewis of Grin Traxx.
Derrick Carter’s productions represent an extension of his individual character, which are celebrated with his new retrospective ‘House Masters’ compilation.
“Choosing the material for this compilation was an experience for sure…”
Strut proudly presents the first definitive retrospective of one of the most influential labels
and producers of Chicago house music, Cajmere and the seminal Cajual Records
imprint, celebrating a huge 20 years of hard jacking classics and seminal US garage.
Boston based producer & owner of Hush Recordings Will Monotone keeps his foot on the gas with a worthy follow-up to his 2012 smash hit ‘Dem Mai Hoe’s on fellow Bostonian producers J Paul Getto’s label Fogbank Recordings.
Dallas based Juiced Music is proud to announce their newest release from good friend Doc Link, owner of Chicago based Liberate Recordings!