Friday, May 26, 2017

U2 – Salomé (Zoomromancer Remix)

This Beat Is Mine! U2 – Salomé (Zoomromancer Remix) (Island)

One could count on the fingers of one hand those who’ve managed to make themselves home whatever their musical surroundings could be. The proper of true talents I would say, and God knows how U2 definitely are. Among the leading Rock bands in the world, they didn’t mind exploring different territories. And this, always with an incredible acuracy.

That said, there has always been a thin line between certain genres. Such as between Rock and Disco back at the time, or between Rock and Electro later. A line which, no surprisingly, U2 crossed a few times. Remember ‘Lemon’ which Paul Oakenfold remixed back in 1993 for instance…
A year before, Farley & Heller would rework the vibrant ‘Salomé’. And what an oustanding job they did. Reformulating it into a yearning hypnotic Trance ballad, therefore enhancing the emotion and the imagery of its lyrics.

Island Records would press 1,000 copies of it at the time, making it a quite hard to find gem as such. They nevertheless also released it as the flipside of ‘Who’s Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses’…

This Beat Is MineThis Beat Is Mine! (*) Once in a week (on Wednesdays), Indamixworldwide is left with you at the command!
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With warm thanks to Portsmouth-based correspondent, Damon Ward, for this week’s suggestion…

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