The Dynamic Duo Yam Who? and Jaegerossa
In the ever-evolving world of music, some record labels stand out for their commitment to delivering quality tunes and their unique approach to nurturing talent. Midnight Riot Records is a label that has earned a reputation for championing the finest in disco, house, and funk-infused sounds. At the forefront of this label’s vibrant journey are the prolific producers Yam Who? and Jaegerossa, whose contributions have played a pivotal role in shaping Midnight Riot’s distinctive identity.
Midnight Riot Records: A House of Grooves
Midnight Riot Records burst onto the music scene in 2012, quickly becoming a go-to destination for dance music enthusiasts with a funky twist. Founded by Alan Dixon, this UK-based label has consistently delivered a treasure trove of disco and house-inspired tracks. Midnight Riot has carved out its niche by resurrecting and reimagining classic tracks while fostering new talent in the ever-expanding world of electronic music.
The label’s ethos revolves around the mantra “No Genres…Just Good Music,” reflecting its dedication to breaking boundaries and embracing the groovy side of dance music. Midnight Riot has become synonymous with dancefloor anthems encapsulating the spirit of disco, funk, and soul, ensuring the party never stops.
Yam Who?: The Creative Visionary
Yam Who? is the brainchild of Simon Lee and Gavin Kendrick, two producers whose passion for music knows no bounds. Their creative journey began in the late 90s, and they have since become prominent figures in the global disco and house scene. With a penchant for fusing vintage sounds with contemporary beats, Yam Who? has consistently delivered genre-defying tracks that blur the lines between past and present.
One of Yam Who?’s defining features is their knack for remixing classic tunes, breathing new life into timeless tracks from the likes of Chic, Donna Summer, and Stevie Wonder. This duo’s remixing skills have earned them widespread acclaim and a dedicated fan base.
Their work with Midnight Riot Records has been nothing short of groundbreaking. Collaborations like “City Madness” and “Summertime” have showcased their ability to infuse dance floors with an infectious energy that keeps the crowd grooving.
Jaegerossa: The Sonic Explorer
Jaegerossa, also known as Robin Lee, is another essential component of Midnight Riot’s success story. His deep understanding of the nuances of dance music, combined with an unyielding passion for creating captivating tunes, makes him a formidable force in the industry.
Jaegerossa’s signature sound draws inspiration from his diverse musical background, blending disco, funk, and soul elements with house and electronic beats. His original tracks and remixes are celebrated for their meticulous production, soulful vibes, and dancefloor appeal.
One of his standout tracks, “Move Your Body,” perfectly encapsulates the Midnight Riot ethos: timeless melodies, funky basslines, and a relentless groove that keeps dancers moving until the early hours.
The Collaborative Magic
The partnership between Yam Who? and Jaegerossa has been instrumental in shaping the distinct sound of Midnight Riot Records. Their synergy in the studio has resulted in countless hits that embody the label’s commitment to good music above all else. Tracks like “All Outta Breath” and “Grateful” demonstrate the duo’s ability to create music that transcends genres and connects with a diverse audience.
Yam Who? and Jaegerossa in Plymouth
In a world where musical boundaries constantly shift, Midnight Riot Records, guided by the creative genius of Yam Who? and Jaegerossa, stands as a beacon of authenticity and groove. Their contributions to the label have solidified its reputation as a go-to source for dancefloor anthems that transcend time and space.
As we continue to journey through the ever-evolving landscape of electronic music, one thing remains certain: the disco-infused magic created by Midnight Riot Records, Yam Who?, and Jaegerossa will continue to inspire and captivate dance music enthusiasts worldwide, ensuring that the party never stops.
Catch Midnight Riot in Plymouth for DancersHip on Saturday, 11th November.