Through the House Masters series, Defected Records has played host to house and electronic music artists of undisputed heritage and pedigree from around the world. Now with twenty four editions in the series the list of artists reads like the definitive House Music hall of fame including Frankie Knuckles, Masters at Work, MK, Murk, Osunlade, Dennis Ferrer, Derrick Carter, Blaze, Sandy Rivera, DJ Gregory, Henrik Schwarz, Joey Negro, Bob Sinclar, DJ Spen, Karizma, DJ Gregory and more, as well as individual House Masters releases for both Masters at Work, Louie Vega and Kenny Dope.
The series presents a comprehensive collection of the finest productions and remixes of an artist’s career in a celebration of their work. All tracks are 100% un-edited and un-mixed with the DJ in mind.
With the first House Masters – The Editions release, the label curates a bespoke collection of tracks & remixes from each artist included in the series to date. From bona fide house classics such as Erro ‘Change For Me’ (Joey Negro Club Mix), the Masters at Work remix of ‘Funky People’, Louie Vega’s ‘Diamond Life’ and Henrik Schwarz’s unique take on Danny Tenaglia’s Code 718 ‘Equinox’ through to chart topping hits such as ATFC’s ‘Bad Habit’ and underground anthems like Dennis Ferrer’s ‘Sinfonia Della Notte’, MK’s mix of LaTrece ‘I Want To Thank You’, DJ Gregory ‘Attend 1’ and ‘Amame’ by Intruder (aka MURK).