Joeski returns to Rebellion with ​’Let The Drum Speak! feat Rachel’

Revered American producer Joeski returns to Rebellion with ​Let The Drum Speak! feat Rachel, a three-track release that features prolific vocalist Rachel on the title record.

“I love how this track came to life. Rachel and I shared a clear vision of creating a track to personify the sound of the drum. We experimented in the studio until we achieved that eerie tribal vibe we wanted. I feel like the best music is made when you can be creative on a whim without any concrete product in mind.” – ​Joeski.

The EP begins with ‘Let The Drum Speak! feat Rachel’. The vocals of Rachel have an emotive, directing feel, as tribal-like bongo patterns merge with rustling percussion, to form a progressive dancefloor number.​ ‘Expressions In Dub Love’ comes next. Beginning with fast-paced hats and a subtle bassline, warm, pitch changing keys are soon introduced, whilst the occasional pulse of a poignant vocal sample creates a touching and moving cut.​ ‘As We Dance’ combines gentle pads with an echoing vocal before a serenade of hats builds into a powerful crescendo.

A native to New York, ​Joeski is an artist whose releases speak for themselves. Having graced Rebellion with the Loveland ​ EP, as well as Crosstown Rebels with Tribute and​I Want You, Joeski’s career stretches back decades. In 1991 he became a founding member of The Chocolate Factory DJ collective, before launching his own imprint Maya Records ten years later, and has continued to produce a steady stream of thriving dancefloor numbers since.

01. Let The Drum Speak! feat Rachel
02. Expressions In Dub Love
03. As We Dance

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About the Author

Director and DJ, Ian French (Naif) is passionate about every genre of music from Breakbeat, to Drum & Bass, to Techno and House. A man that lives in a world of beats and bass, and total confusion about life!