'Odyssey Funk' showcases Robert Strauss' journey into funk, soul and disco mashed into dancefloor beats and beyond. The album brings an exclusive selection of favourites and unreleased tracks from Strauss’ vaults into a comprehensive, remastered anthology box.
Robert Strauss' music has found home on UK imprints BBE, Freerange Records, Soul Jazz Records and on compilations by the likes of Little Louis Vega, Kenny Dope Gonzalez, Dimitri from Paris, Osunlade, DJ Spinna and Joey Negro.
Building on his momentum as international DJ and producer, the Canadian-born music multi-instrumentalist founded WAX Recording Studio full of vibey music making gems like the Fender Rhodes, Arp Odyssey, Minimoog, Oberheim & Prophet V, meets the MPC 3000 and Studer tape machine.
Collaborating with the likes of Leroy Burgess, Baatin (from Slum Village), Andrew Roachford MBE, Omar Lye-Fook MBE, Henrik Schwarz and Recloose, it's here Strauss went on to record the TDR release for his vintage supergroup Personal Life, produce for Eneeks and bring us Goldiva.
'Odyssey Funk' is sure to inspire music connoisseurs and booty shakers alike.
Hip-hop producer and DJ from Toronto, previously recording with Nas and Dwele and now finalizing his new TDR EP.
Multi-instrumentalist & acclaimed producer at WAX Recording Studio UK, known for authenticity in all things soul.
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Vocalist of the R&B hit group Black Ivory, songwriter for Rick James, Fonda Rae, Herbie Mann, Eddie Kendricks and more.
Legendary co-founder of Detroit's hip hop supergroup Slum Village besides T3 and Jay Dee - RIP.
Canadian underground hip hop artist, winner of several Juno, WCMA and Canadian Music Awards.
Renowned deep house and classical producer from Germany, collaborating with Coldplay, Mary J. Blige etc.