Artist: Tom Ellis
Title: Envelope EP
Label: 22 Digit Records (UK)
Remixers: Dan Drastic, William Welt
Cat. #: 22DIGIT039
Release Date: June 24th 2013
1. Envelope (Original mix)
2. Envelope (Dan Drastic Remix)
3. Need You Now (Original Mix)
4. Need You Now (William Welt Remix)
Label stalwart Tom Ellis returns with his second original artist EP ‘Envelope‘ accompanying a raft of quality remixes for Newcastle based label 22 Digit Records. Lead track ‘Envelope’ is atmospheric tech house gem filled with lush tribal infused grooves and warm keys. Dan Drastic sprinkles some hypnotic deepness on the lead track with a haunting version sure to be a firm favourite in Ibiza and festivals. ‘Need You Now’ is genre bending classic that blends soulful vocals with funky bass and techno inspired drum grooves. The growling bassline of William Welts remix is a sure to be a firm favorite in dark rooms worldwide.
Known for his high-quality house sets, Daniel Faulwasser, aka Dan Drastic provides the remix for the lead track, Dan is a firm fixture in Germany’s club scene. In addition to his DJ’ing skills, his work as a producer has been impressive, particularly in recent years. Furthermore, he has managed to build an international fan base as a presenter and producer of the monthly Moon Harbour Radio Show.
Label Co-owner William Welt delivers the standout remix on the release showing not just an appreciation for the original vibe of the track but also gives it darker dirtier feel with hypnotic drums and warm shake your bones bass.