Back within the early ’80s, New York City cats had been heating up the ground, moonwalking, and slick speaking over the freshly laid pavement that was NYC storage. One of essentially the most memorable anthems of the period was Strafe’s “Set It Off,” a joint each good DJ ought to have of their crate. Now, due to Justin Martin, “Set It Off” has risen to new heights and landed among the many clouds.

Justin Martin’s remixes are at all times daring. When he makes a VIP mixture of his personal observe he creates one thing fully new but undeniably trustworthy. His remix of “Set It Off” isn't any exception to this brash strategy to remixing. Despite the truth that the observe is 35 years previous and little question influenced Justin Martin, he has taken the reins to start out the get together another time.

On all sides, left and proper, Justin Martin has flipped this observe and made it his. It’s dirtier, modern, and boisterous, and in true Martin remix vogue, there stays a steadiness between creativity and appreciation that may solely come from a spot of real familiarity. His remix of “Set It Off” climbs increased and better, creates extra space, all whereas sustaining the essence of the unique observe — to get it began and preserve it going. The momentum Justin has created with this two-track EP is notable because the three-month-long Set It Off tour is selecting up pace, hype, and isn’t going to cease anytime quickly.      

‘Set If Off’ is now out there by DIRTYBIRD. Order a duplicate right here, and comply with the label right here