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C. Damier & R. Trent Morning Factory
02 :00
02
Ron Trent Prescription
01 :30
03
Ron & Chez D Don't Try It
01 :45
04
Ron Trent Seduction
01 :47
05
Ron Trent Pop, Dip and Spin
01 :30
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Ron Trent Energy
01 :29
07
Chez Damier & Ron Trent Sometimes I Feel Like
01 :29
08
Angora Enchantment
01 :59
09
Ron Trent I Feel The Rhythm
01 :30
10
Ron Trent & Anthony Nicholson Soul Samba Express
01 :56
12
Ron Trent Space Ridims
01 :45
13
Chez Damier & Ron Trent Foot Therapy
01 :59
14
Konfusion Kidzz On My Mind
01 :59
15
Ron Trent Morning Fever
01 :59
17
World, Sky & Universes The Answer
01 :58
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Warp Dub Sound System Night Places Darkness Upon The Earth
01 :55
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Chez-N Trent The Choice
01 :58
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Ron Trent History
01 :56
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Ron Trent & Chez Damier The Meaning
02 :00
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Ron Trent Piano Track
01 :58
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TITLE
Prescription: Word, Sound & Power
FORMAT
6LP BOX

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RH RSS20-LP RH RSS20-LP
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RELEASE DATE
5/26/2017

Six LP box set version. Prescription: Word, Sound & Power presents the groundbreaking Chicago based house label's anthology, holding milestone songs. The legendary Prescription Records defined the 1990s deep house sound. This anthology holds numerous classics that have been out of press for years, along with previously unreleased tracks. Chez Damier and Ron Trent started the label in 1993, releasing some two-dozen singles in a four-year span, many of which attained legendary status on the underground scene. Ron Trent talks about the starting Prescription Records: "Chez Damier and I started the label, because we had the idea to take a certain level of fidelity and bring that fidelity to what people call tracks. Tracks being drum orientated Chicago rhythm tracks with a minimalistic melody. We were playing with that idea, expounding a point of that minimalistic aspect and making it more complex." Ron Trent was born in Massachusetts but raised in Chicago, listening to jazz and learning percussion. He began DJing in 1982, playing at area high schools. His first EP, containing the epic instrumental "Altered States", was released on Armando Gallop's Warehouse Records in 1990. Chez Damier (Anthony Pearson) grew up in Chicago, where he danced at the Warehouse as a youth. He left for Detroit in the 1980s, helping to open the Music Institute and working A&R for Kevin Saunderson's label, KMS. Damier and Trent met while Damier was visiting Chicago and immediately hit it off. Today, Prescription Records is cited by countless producers as a major influence. "It's a very dub experimental label... sound bites, samples, rhythms, and a lot of ethereal stuff, too," Trent expounds. "Not to mention. Prescription's embrace of heavy sub-bass," concludes Trent, "It was ahead of its time, definitely." In addition to Damier and Trent, Precription also features: Angora (Peven Everett, Roy Davis Jr.), Anthony Nicholson, USG (Anthony Nicholson, Ron Trent), Monica Elam, Konfusion Kidzz (Anthony Nicholson, Ron Trent), Ani, World, Sky & Universes (Trent), Harry Dennis, Noni (Anthony Pearson). Includes a download code with four more exclusive tracks.