Beatport Feeds : Paul Kwitek
Deep Forest Sweet Lullaby Remixed Eric Mouquet and Michel Sanchez (Deep Forest) Won a Grammy Award, skyrocketed to Platinum status on more than one occasion, and received a long list of international accolades. Their most recognized track “Sweet Lullaby,” has been cherished worldwide for over a decade. Taking the track to another dimension and breathing new life into an already prized piece of art, the remixes the artists of Existence Records have created are nothing short of amazing. Sweet Lullaby has been a song that is very unique and mysterious due to the nature of the vocals, There have been many stories surrounding the myth about where the vocal originated, Most listeners to “Sweet Lullaby” assumed the vocal was a melody from one of the pygmy tribes of Central Africa, The sweet lullaby in question is called “Rorogwela”, and it’s a Baegu lullaby from the Solomon Islands, which are located just east of Papua New Guinea, roughly 8,000 miles east of the Central Africa rainforest's where pygmies live. Deep Forest's Sweet Lullaby (Rorogwela) is sung by a elderly woman named Afunakwa,Continuing some of Deep Forests and Afunakwa's tradition Existence Records and artists from around the world deliver a new version of Sweet Lullaby . Although all sixteen songs on the project derive from Deep Forest’s “Sweet Lullaby,” each remix boasts undeniable diversity. Every artist capitalizes on a different facet of the song and creates something entirely new and refreshing. The result is a collection of remixes that span the entire spectrum of Electronic music. , artists Paul Kwitek Transformed “Sweet Lullaby” into a polyrhythmic & melodic break beat mix , Monodrive reached back to the depths of African rhythms in his work. Leron and Yves Eaux emphasize the vocal chants of the preexisting song through their relaxing depiction of “Sweet Lullaby” while the Elektro-house remix from Desert Dwellers breaks down and then crescendos with force.Pojo Dojo (Pj Davy), Tim Davison , Bs as Deep,Deep Horizons ,Roman Rai deliver upbeat portrait of “Sweet Lullaby” That is rejuvenating and energetic while Jeff Belfi down tempo remix reflects balance and serenity. Beaumont and Beeman , Saul B, and Elektroheads also revolutionize Deep Forest’s work with their remixes. Each track is impressive as it takes on an entirely new life of its own,. Deep Forest has dedicated their career to showcasing musical culture around the world Existence Records and the remix artists are extending their dream.