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  • Perfecto Presents Another World [Sire, 2000] C

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Perfecto Presents Another World [Sire, 2000]
"I think maybe the next generation of clubbers will want to move out of the hip-hop, r&b vibe--they'll want something a bit more," posits the Guinness World Record DJ (opened for U2, you know) as he predicts US dominion for his post-Balearic tranceport, which turns out to be textured Eurodisco BPMs sans diva mess. It's only a mix record (two mix records, why stint in utopia?), so how bad can it be? Start with four tracks featuring Dead Can Dance and/or Lisa Gerrard. And for that mass appeal--Blade Runner! C