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Tugboat Edits

Label run by Tim Zawada


Cratebug/TUGBOAT EDITS VOL. 4 12"    $11.25
Catalog #: TBE1204 9
One of Chicago's most slept on remixers drops this 12" on TUGBOAT EDITS featuring two of his best edits, unavailable anywhere until now: "SNAKES" and "CAVEMAN". In 2013 he had releases on PERSNICKETY, GRIMY EDITS, and LUMBERJACKS IN HELL and rocked it. Hand stamped and numbered 12".
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Diamond Ortiz/SO SQUARE 7"    $9.00
Catalog #: TBE705 7
After a year long break DIAMOND ORTIZ drops the follow up to his 7" release on STAR CREATURE "MAKE ME WANNA". Out on sister imprint TUGBOAT EDITIONS this features 2 rare boogie interpretations refreshed for 2018 taste buds. Some seriously funky grooves from the "Coolest cat in Cali". (TUGBOAT)
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Fitzzgerald/TUGBOAT EDITS VOL 11 12"    $12.00
Catalog #: TBE1211 9
Debut release from Belarusian producer FITZZGERALD. TUGBOAT EDITS continues the high quality streak with the first release for 2017 & the 11th 12" of the series. Floor-filling, peak hour edits that pull ahead to separate themselves from the typical styles of the genre.
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Hotmood/HOTMOOD VOLUME 1 12"    $12.00
Catalog #: TBE1207 9
Mexico's HOTMOODS makes his debut on Chicago's TUGBOAT EDITS and it's a real scorcher so it only makes sense to release it in the middle of Summer! Peak heat, summertime sums up this inferno of an EP. It's gonna put the world in a "Hotmood"! 4 tracks. Repressed and back in stock.
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Hotmood/HOTMOOD VOLUME 10 12"    $13.50
Catalog #: HOTMOODS10 9
The Chicago-Mexico collaboration hits Volume 10 & this is rumored to be the last between STAR CREATURE/TUGBOATS, TZ and HOTMOODS, hopefully not! The windy city influence is strong on this one including the lead track "ESTA NOCHE" landing somewhere between Italo & soul.
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Hotmood/HOTMOOD VOLUME 2 12"    $11.25
Catalog #: TBE1209 9
HOTMOOD dropped one of the beatdown's biggest records this past summer. Out of no where, in the shops one day, gone the next. Highly anticipated Volume 2 courtesy of TIM ZAWADA's TUGBOAT EDITS picks up where Vol 1 left off. Not a weak track amongst the bunch, diverse selection can turn any mood...
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Hotmood/HOTMOOD VOLUME 3 12"    $11.25
Catalog #: TBE1210 9
No one else can breath life into a random selection of 70's grooves, like the king HOTMOOD. His excellent ear & sample chopping skills are back for Part 3 of his series. The south of the border is producing some of the deepest connections on dancefloors worldwide. Limited quantities.
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Hotmood/HOTMOOD VOLUME 6 12"    $13.50
Catalog #: HOTMOODS6 9
HOTMOOD (GUILLERMO) gets his own label. The Mexican Wonderman is no doubt the king of this scene since the summer of 2016. And with a slew of sold out releases, this guy seems unstoppable. This EP is his funkiest work yet with 2 slamming upbeat jams plus a couple global funk heaters. Hand-stamped
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Hotmood/HOTMOOD VOLUME 7 12"    $13.50
Catalog #: HOTMOODS7 9
HOTMOOD's second release on his own imprint with partner TUG BOATMEN solidifying the Chicago/Mexico partnership that gave us the first 6 HOTMOODS. Volume 6 sold out quick but luckily volume 7 picks up right where the Guadalajaran god of groove left off. 4 cuts of deep loungy disco/funk.
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Hotmood/HOTMOOD VOLUME 8 12"    $13.50
Catalog #: HOTMOODS8 9
After a brief hiatus, the HOTMOOD series re-connects with it's Chicago founders. HOTMOOD had said himself that he saves all his hottest material for this series & Volume 8 is proof in the pudding. The now legendary series takes a slight shift to a bit more original material.
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Hotmood/HOTMOOD VOLUME 9 12"    $13.50
Catalog #: HOTMOODS9 9
Volume 9! The man is unstoppable. In 3 short years, HOTMOOD has become a staple across all areas of the house arena. Each volume continues to elevate the Mexican superhero of soul. 4 dancefloor cuts to fit any vibe or any party. It's soul, disco, jazz & funk flipped by this master chef.
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Megadon Betamax/HE CAN'T LOVE YA 7"    $9.00
Catalog #: TBE702 7
A tri-continental modern funk teamup with TUG BOATMEN joining MEGADON to rerub 2 of his deepest cuts. The A-side is a funky boogie classic with a CYLON-esque robotic vocal. B/w "DON'T ASK" a floor filling modern disco knockout. Strictly limited repress for the holidays of this killer 7".
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Ourra/DON'T YOU KNOW (FEAT. ALENA) 7"    $9.00
Catalog #: TBE708 7
STAR CREATURE's space funk bass hunk hero OURRA drops this stylish disco boogie groove featuring London's ALENA on vocals. Originally slated for release in the Fall, but rush released due to demand. Peaktime summer dance floor heat in both vocal and instrumental versions. (TUGBOAT) Back in!
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Patchouli Bros/TUGBOAT EDITS VOL. 13 12"    $12.00
Catalog #: TBE1213 9
Repressed! TUGBOAT label boss TIM ZAWADA taps Toronto's disco kingpins, THE PATCHOULI BROTHERS (GAMM, BASIC FINGERS) for 4 tracks of peak hour disco madness. Perfect edits of B-Sides & album cuts turned into big tunes for the modern dance floor. Hot & heavy hard-on soulful bangers. Hand-stamped.
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Phil Gerus/TUGBOAT EDITS VOL. 8 12"    $11.25
Catalog #: TBE1208 9
Fresh off releases on BASTARD JAZZ, KAT and LUMBERJACKS IN HELL, PHIL GERUS is about to blow up and these 4 tracks on TUGBOAT EDITS demonstrate why. "LET ME LOVE YOU" opens the A side, followed by the Neu Deutsche Welle of "MISTRESS UNIFORM" while "GET FUNKY..." and "CYANIDE" keep the party going!
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Proh Mic/IN MY SYSTEM 7"    $9.00
Catalog #: TBE706 7
Groove Dis Exclusive. PROH MIC follows up releases on ALL NATURAL and CHERRIES RECORDS with this 7" on TUGBOAT EDITS featuring covers of ROBERT PALMER on the A-side and SADE's "NOTHING CAN COME BETWEEN US" on the flip. He's been performing at STAR CREATURE shows the past year and has a collab...
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Saucy Lady/SATURDAY LOVE & HANG ON 7"    $9.75
Catalog #: TBE704 7
This new 7" from TUGBOAT EDITIONS is a modern funk all star collaboration with the East Coast's SAUCY LADY on vox, Tokyo's YUKI MONOLOG KANESAKA on production, San Fran's K-MAXX on shredding guitar and vocals plus SoCal's THROWBACK ZACK on the talk box. Comes with a pic sleeve.
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Temu/FUNK OVER EGYPT & ROBOTS 7"    $9.00
Catalog #: TBE703 7
Updated editions of 2 space funk classic. Talkbox heavyweight TEMU from NYC allows you to see the world via both Dusseldorf and Dayton on the B-side's "ROBOTS" (think KRAFTWERK meets ZAPP). The A-side's "FUNK OVER EGYPT" is a hypnotic version of the JONES GIRLS classic. Limited repress so act fast!!
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Throwback Zack/MESSAGES & G-SPOT 7"    $9.00
Catalog #: TBE701 7
Debut 7" on the TUGBOAT EDITS' spin-off TUGBOAT EDITIONS. Two TZ edits: "MESSAGES" and "G-SPOT". The mystery pair blend elements of the Midwest meets Southern California with this re-work release.
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Tim Zawada/TUGBOAT EDITS VOL. 1 12"    $12.00
Catalog #: TBE1201 9
The debut 12" from the Chicago "Edit King" TIM ZAWADA, full of renegade reworks, loaded with tasteful, eclectic tune selections. Straddling house & disco while steering clear of "disco-house". 4 killer tracks: "SPINN", "SEND", "WANNA" and "GO DE". Hand stamped and numbered. Re-cut reissue!
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Various/TUGBOAT EDITS VOL. 3 12"    $11.25
Catalog #: TBE1203 9
Third 12" of the "WIENER DOG WONDER" series. 4 dope edits/remixes from Chi-town: "DO ME LIKE" is a floor stomping update on a long lost boogie gem while "DEEP SPACE" takes a classic "flips it into orbit and rinses it with toxic space dust" plus 2 TUGBOAT classics. Hand stamped. Repressed!!!
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Various/TUGBOAT EDITS VOL. 5 12"    $11.25
Catalog #: TBE1205 9
The new TUGBOAT EDITS is a Chicago/NYC split 12" featuring TIM ZAWADA and CHRISSY (CHRIS E. PANTS/CHRISSY MURDERBOT). Starts with a "summer vibes" cut where TZ flexes his disco music followed by two alternative disco cuts from CHRISSY and ends with another new wave edit from TIM. Hand stamped.
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Various/TUGBOAT EDITS VOL. 6 12"    $11.25
Catalog #: TBE1206 9
TUG BOATMAN & TZ pull together an allstar cast of remixers from across the globe to deliver some new extended takes on some very rare grooves & tough underground Disco. UK's WEEDYMAN, Spain's KARIM CHEBAB, Planet Earth's Marathon Edits & Chicago's own TIM ZAWADA round out the line up here.
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Various/TVLKING HEVDITS 12"    $12.00
Catalog #: TBE1202 9
TIM ZAWADA's second EP on his TUGBOAT EDITS label features 3 dope edits of TALKING HEADS cuts: LATE NITE TUFF GUY tweaks "BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE" with a generous dose of acieed, JKRIV funks up "GIRLFRIEND" and TIM chops up "PULLED UP". One of the bestsellers. Being repressed, due in early 2018.
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