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|1. Rapture - iio - Original Mix|
|2. 2 People - Jean Jacques Smoothie - Mirwais Extended Mix|
|3. You Can't Change Me - Roger Sanchez feat Armand Van Helden & N'Dea Davenport - Original Mix|
|4. Starlight - Supermen Lovers feat Mani Hoffman - Original 12" Version|
|5. I'm So Crazy - Par T One - Erick Morillo vs Who Da Funk|
|6. Poor Leno - Royksopp - Original Mix|
See all 21 tracks on this disc
|1. 21 Seconds - So Solid Crew - Original Mix|
|2. We Are Here - DJ Pied Piper & The Masters Of Ceremonies - Original Mix|
|3. Course Bruv - Genius Cru - Original Mix|
|4. Bouncing Flow - K2 Family - Original 12" Version|
|5. Cum Cakes - Versatile feat MC B-Live - Vocal Mix|
|6. Do You Really Like It? - DJ Pied Piper & The Masters Of Ceremonies - Original Mix|
See all 22 tracks on this disc
|1. Black Water - Octave One - Octave One Vocal Mix|
|2. Columbia - Paul Van Dyk - PvD Remix|
|3. Set Me Free - N-Trance - Flip N Fill Mix|
|4. Castles In The Sky - Ian Van Dahl - Original Mix|
|5. Sun - Slusnik Luna - AMbassador|
|6. Sandstorm - Darude|
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Firstly there is no named DJ - whether they were rushing it out in time for Christmas or not, I don't know, but that is the first problem.
At best, the mixing is local nightclub material, and at worst it is positively amateurish and indeed I positively believe I could do better and I'm only a home DJ. I would call it party mixing, because each track is roughly truncated to 3 minutes and is mixed in very abruptly. Indeed some of the DJ's mixing ideas are ok, but are not mixed for long enough. Just take the mix into Roger Sanchez's, Another Chance and then tell me it's anywhere near acceptable for a MOS label. I'm not convinced that he/she used decks for this - it is clearly done by computer.
Secondly, it is obvious that they had just a few too many songs for 2 CD's, so made a third one up of rubbish. Number one is clearly dance, no 2 is garage and no 3 is trance (lots of old stuff, definitely not 2002, like Darude - Sandstorm) CD's 1 & 2 are OK, but I find myself only listening to the first 10 tracks or so, before changing.
My advice - don't buy it. Wait for a more carefully planned and up-to-date release. If you generally like all dance and garage and aren't worried about mixing quality, it will probably be ok, but surely anyone serious about Dance music can see right through this excuse for a release?
BTW, CD2 has a surprise in that it lists the 1st track as 21 seconds by the So Solid Crew - on my version, they have slipped Gotta get thru this by Daniel Bedingfield in front - that was the only redeeming feature of the whole CD!
I my view, it is well worth the investment and sure to be a good investment for a while to come!