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Music from Red Axes 🪓, Praise Cats 😻 & Blondi 👱‍♀️

Gig of the Week from We're Going Deep 🦑


February 03, 2023

Welcome to the CTRL Z Newsletter, companion to the radio show and event series. In the newsletter this week:

  • Record of the week from Red Axes 🪓

  • Classic of the week from Praise Cats 😻

  • One more from Blondi 🕺

  • Gig of the week from We’re Going Deep 🦑

Record of the Week

Red Axes - Sound Text XoX

Brand new on Phantasy, this is the B side on Red Axe’s latest single, The Phone Call.

Classic of the Week

Praise Cats - Shined On Me (Skylark Dub)

Nic Fanciulli & Andy Chatterley remix this soulful, Funky House classic, changing up everything but the vocal and adding an iconic bass line.

One More

Blondi - Open Up

Super funky acid from a few years back by Blondi.

Gig of the Week

We’re Going Deep at The Pipe & Slippers

This Saturday We’re Going Deep take over The Pipe & Slippers in Bristol, with Owain K on the decks. If you’ve been following the label since it launched during lockdown, you’ll know that this is one not to be missed.

Free Promo

Renyard - It Is What It Is

As featured in the last newsletter, my new tune is also available for free download to newsletter subscribers. If you like what you hear, just click the button below to download your free copy.

Radio Show


This week on the radio show, we have a guest mix from Maverick DJs. Expect their signature mix of Acid House, Funky/Soulful House, Electro and Mash Ups.

As always, you can hear the radio show on Wednesdays at 5pm GMT/BST on Underground Kollektiv, Thursdays 5pm GMT/BST on Data Transmission, Saturdays at 11pm GMT/BST on Radio Roadhouse, monthly Fridays on Ibiza Club Radio and new episodes hit the podcast every Friday morning.

New CTRL Z mixes are now being posted to YouTube, where you can listen on your TV or any other supported device, along with chaptered tracklistings. The first few mixes are up there now, so there's no time like the present to subscribe and make sure you don't miss the next one.

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