New work from St. Petersburg, Chelyabinsk, and Kiev inverts several assumptions of dancefloor hedonism. Discussions of physical pleasure become, instead, a preference for hushed introspection.
The Russian city of Khabarovsk is not far from the Pacific coast. Here the "Dust on Boots" collective has been quietly fashioning a number of downtempo house releases. Local nature sets the scene.
An offshoot of Moscow's Highway Records has published a four-track EP, full of deep house and nu-disco. The authors involved all speak of some "cosmic" potential within dancefloor hedonism.


KSKY – Shhh Bottle
KSKY – Sad Story (Original Mix)
KSKY – Abibas
KSKY – Sho U Luv (Original Mix)