During a record digging trip to South Africa a year or two back, Rush Hour co-founder Antal stumbled on an obscure local cover of Klein & MBO's Ron Hardy and Larry Levan favourite, "The MBO Theme". The Warrior version, which was recorded at some point in the early '80s, is a little slower and breezier than Klein and MBO's original, with even finer fretless bass flavours and the track's famous melodies re-played on some particularly spacey synthesizers. Helpfully, the Klein & MBO version is on the A-side, so you can easily compare the two: Warriors' little known cover is definitely our pick of the pair.
Rocco Universal, Phillie P (Ice City Rec), Mimi, Fabietto Delgado (Melgado), PBR Streetgang, Juno Recommends Disco, Your Name (Legalize Lambada), Red Greg, SARTORIAL (Tropical Disco Records), Jake Stellarwell
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