|1.||"Gonna Make It" (5:39)|
|2.||"Planet Dust" (5:29)|
|1.||"Over The Andes" (6:49)|
In the two years since he made his debut with the expansive Kuwa Huru double-pack on Studio Barnhus, Usio has been strangely quiet. Strangely, he's only put out a single track, the wonderful "Galaxy" on Huntleys & Palmers' Chapter 2 compilation. Happily, this belated return to Studio Barnhus was worth the wait. He begins with the classic, Soundstream style disco-house thump of "Gonna Make It", before indulging his funk influences on the similarly chopping and surging "Planet Dust". Flip for the loose-but-dense, acid-tinged deep house throb of "Over The Andes", and the impeccable Balearic deepness of the Afro-tinged "Pamoja". It's probably this latter excursion for which this EP will be remembered, even if it does lack the party-hearty immediacy of the two A-side cuts.
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