Toy Tonics

09.03.2018

Kapote Remix EP out now on our sublabel Toy Tonics

The new Toy Tonics EP features four remixes of Kapote - tracks. New and exclusive works by FYI Chris (Rhythm Section Intl), Marvin & Guy (Life & Death), Art Alfie (Studio Barnhus) and French newcomer Real J.

RELEASED 2018-03-02

VINYL & DOWNLOAD:
https://toytonics.bandcamp.com/album/remix-ep

24.02.2018

New Toy Tonics Clothing

Our new shirts and sweaters are there!
Available on www.krasserstoff.com/toytonics.

14.01.2018

PODCAST NR 18 – Sound of Toy Tonics 2017 – Mixed by Kapote

90 minutes of our sublabel Toy Tonics best releases of 2017. In one mix. Includes TT main crew COEO, Black Loops, Kapote, Rhode & Brown, Jad & The… guest releases by Kiwi, Vito & Druzzi, Felipe Gordon. Remixes by Red Axes and Joe Claussell.

Available also on Bandcamp as a full compilation:
https://toytonics.bandcamp.com/album/sound-of-toy-tonics-2017

Listen also to “Toy Tonics Radio – Curated by Kapote” on Spotify:
https://open.spotify.com/user/toytonics/playlist/7isvP3JrhqVUNBVhNdcdZV

11.12.2017

Toy Tonics no.7 in MIXMAG „best labels of 2017“ list!

Toy Tonics is #7.
Great!

© Mixmag

© Mixmag

http://mixmag.net/feature/best-labels-17

And they wrote some nice words too:

“Toy Tonics records don’t leave the bag, ever. They bide their time, waiting for that ideal moment in a DJ set when the crowd needs a hard, but loving, smack with some soul… and BAM! They hit like an adrenaline shot to the chest and the groove continues at just the right pace. Smooth. Oh how we love and cherish those moments and Toy Tonics is a constant supplier.
Here at Mixmag, Toy Tonics was high on our radar right from the jump, first with Kapote’s ‘The Body Move’, a bassy yet delicate jam that we premiered, and later with Jad & The’s ‘Strings That Never Win’, a disco-tinged belter that we also got the first play of. Add three more releases from COEO and one each from Black Loops and Rhode & Brown and that’s a well stacked year. But don’t sleep, they still have much more in the bag. All eyes, and ears, on Toy Tonics.”

10.12.2017

BLACK LOOPS (Toy Tonics) = no.1 Traxsource „best producer 2017“ list.

FullSizeRender

We are happy that Traxsource chose our main Toy Tonics artist (and Munk’s studio partner) Riccardo Paffetti aka Black Loops as their favorite House producer 2017.
Munk met Riccardo around 6 years ago at a party in Italy and they became friends. Riccardo then became the drummer of the Munk Live band and later moved to Berlin and started to make own productions on our sublabel Toy Tonics. After 8 EPs on our label now he is well established and we are happy that he is part of our family. His next release comes out on Toy Tonics on 19.1.2018.

http://news.traxsource.com/articles/2739/traxsource-top-100-deep-house-artists-of-2017

06.11.2017

Joe Claussell joins the “Mushroom House” series (on our sublabel Toy Tonics)

Mushroom-Vinyl-Cover-1-front_m

Our “Mushroom House” series for Afro, Indie & Psychadelic House music has arrived at EP 4.
And we are honored that one of the New York legends of African influenced House music has made an exclusive contribution: Joe Claussell. He used to run New York’s legendary clubnight “Body & Soul” along with Francois K in the 1990ies. An inspiration for every DJ who wanted to cross musical borders. For Toy Tonics Claussell made an Afro house rework of a tune by afrofunk band Karl Hector & the Malcouns.
The EP features also a new track by Vito & Druzzi. An amazing gamelan techno opus that has a unique balearic vibe. Vito & Druzzi usually release on Throne of Blood (NYC) and used to be in The Rapture before.. !!!

Download & Vinyl:
https://toytonics.bandcamp.com/album/mushroom-house-ep4
& on Traxsource, Juno, Beatport etc

03.07.2017

New Black Loops EP on Toy Tonics

Here comes the new Black Loops EP on our sublabel Toy Tonics! By now it’s exactly four years that the two italian producers (living in Berlin) released their debut EP „Right Now“ on the Gomma sublabel. Now they are Toy Tonics lead artists. They did four EPs with us since then. Some of them reached no.1 on the DJ suppliers Beatport, Traxsource and Juno. All kinds of DJs from Carl Craig to Tensnake supporting their releases. Nice to have them back on the label now. Expect these irresistible rolling groove patterns with that unique warm Black Loops-feeling.

 

Vinyl:
http://www.juno.co.uk/products/black-loops-red-light-ep/652594-01/
Digital on 14.7.

 

03.02.2017

Toy Tonics joins Bandcamp’s #NoBanNoWall campaign

DSCF1306_e_m

Gomma sublabel Toy Tonics has joined Bandcamp’s #NoBanNoWall campaign and will be donating 100% of today’s proceeds on Bandcamp to to the ACLU to support their work for immigrants and refugees.

Be a part of it on
https://toytonics.bandcamp.com/