Back to back DJ sets with Moullinex, Xinobi, and more!
If there is an underlying trait in all good music, it must be its ability to crush boundaries between genres, dance floors and couches, twelve inches and YouTube clips. Enter Moullinex, Lisbon and Munich-based Luis Clara Gomes. Originally from a small countryside town in Portugal, he was surrounded by music and musicians during childhood and since an early age has been solely dedicated to the pursuit of his own sound, refusing to adhere to a specific genre or scene, but taking comfort in disco and house as a starting point. That being said, if there is a common trait between his productions, it must be the careful craft of melodies, a strong degree of human touch in machine- based music, unpretentious synthesizers, desperate guitars, striking bass-lines, and beats reminiscing from a not so distant dance floor past. Luis often collaborates with friends – in fact, most of the electric bass you’ll hear in his productions is responsibility of renaissance man Luis Calçada (yes, another Luis), and the guitars are crafted by Bruno Cardoso, the creative force more commonly known as Xinobi. (read more at lpr.com)