Shir Khan’s Black Jukebox collections always provide some weapons-grade disco heat, and edition #6 is no exception. Offering yet another deep-house summer-swinger, Kruse & Nuernberg and Polargeist team up and crank out what may be the opener of all openers, “Temperature Rise.”
Slathered in the low-slung swing the Exploited crew is known for, “Temperature Rise” is a blinding light piercing that endless horizon of mediocre releases we all sift through when we’re digging in the digital crates. A cocktail of slow-mo side-chained bass, an unshakeable poolside groove, and two fingers of, well, deep-house perfection make “Temperature Rise” a “best so far” of 2013. But what else could we expect?