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Mr. Oizo mad at latest ‘rip off’ of Flat Beat

In 1999 French producer Mr. Oizo released Flat Beat, a catchy bass heavy dance anthem that reached no.1 in the charts throughout Europe, inspiring thousands of producers alike to catapult electro-house into a global movement.

Well It appears Italian duo Nari & Milani may still be trying to ride that wave, but rather un-originally. The history of music production is littered with examples of musicians taking samples of other musicians work to create hybrid tracks, however as you will hear below, this forthcoming release scheduled for January 26 on Sander van Doorn’s label DOORN Records is more of a makeover rather than bootleg.

in the community, producers such as Boys Noize have expressed disapproval even including fans of Nari & Milani’s Facebook page. But until now, there is still no comment to be made from either the producers themselves or the label



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