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Over the last 18 months, Safe Trip has documented the kaleidoscopic and loved-up world of early Italian dream house with a trio of compilations entitled “Welcome To Paradise”. Now the Young Marco-helmed label is serving up a limited edition sampler for the series boasting two seriously sought-after cuts. Neither appeared […]
12 months ago we concluded a series of experiments with a test subject named Ben Penn. A year on, we decided to repeat this experiment at his Tilburg base. Once again, the results, titled Very Important were startling. With the aid of electronic instruments and hardware, he worked quickly, producing […]
Uptown, he pays attention to the rolling, percolating breaks and piano house keys of Madlak’s ‘Dance Forever’, and downtown he reworks the funky mid-tempo budge of Hot Slot Machine’s ‘Rhythm’ .
Safe Trip is taking one final deep dive into the warm waters of Italian dream house with Welcome To Paradise Volume III, the concluding chapter in the label’s journey through the previously overlooked world of one of dance music’s most vibrant and influential underground movements. While the influence of dream […]
While attempting — and failing — to apprehend the shadowy figure known as “Max Abysmal” during a frenzied chase through the underground Amsterdam arts establishment “Het Skatecafé”, Safe Trip recovered a boxed reel of quarter-inch tape. “Sutekh’s Mirage” is bold and warm in tone, and makes use of dazzlingly colorful […]
Welcome To Paradiso is an expansive retrospective of the Italian dream house sound co-compiled by label founder Young Marco. At the tail end of the 1980s, a new take on deep house began to emerge from Italian studios. ‘Dream house’ drew inspiration from key U.S deep house records of the […]
Young Marco mines deep into the 90s era Italian house underground and strikes absolute gold… Part 1 of 2.. In spring of 2017 Safe Trip released Welcome To Paradiso, an expansive retrospective of the Italian dream house sound co-compiled by label founder Young Marco. At the tail end of the […]