On the grand scale of Russia’s House-minded enthusiasts, Hard Rock Sofa remains a leading mark of quality for the awakening Dance nation. Off the heels of their chart-topping third single for Axtone ‘Here We Go‘, the duo touch the industry skyline with a melodically charged debut for Calvin Harris’s Fly Eye label.
Infectious lead work and hands in the air moments aside, this single of consistent energy from the outset marks a notable peak in the duos Beatport Savvy output. While uplifting peak timers may be in the abundance for 2012, the quavering synths and rhythmic drum work of ‘Starlight’ make way for further believes that the Russian duo are proving more proficient at embodying the energy of the global Dance explosion with every single.
Words by Dan Carter