Trainspotting With Elbert Phillips

Personally selected by Frankie Knuckles to be the House Godfather’s warm-up DJ, Chicagoan native Elbert Phillips is mined from the seam of the Chicago House music scene. Elbert is a producer and remixer who has worked with Josh Milan, Ursula Rucker, Andre Espeut, Shamrock Guitor, and Carla Prather, to name a few. His productions and remixes have landed on labels such as Chillifunk, Soul N Pepa, King Street Sounds, Peppermint Jam, Street King and more. As his stunning collaborative tribute with Andre Espeut of the house classic, ‘Tears’, drops on Chillifunk Records, DMCWorld goes Trainspotting with Elbert Phillips.

Elbert Phillips & Andre Espeut – Tears (Loving Tribute Mix) – Chillifunk Records

Andre sent me a clip of him singing ‘Tears’, and we took a chance on covering it.

Elbert Phillips & Andre Espeut - Tears (Loving Tribute Mix)


DJ Feevos & Morris Revy – The Face (Original & Deep Afro Mix) – Deep Soul Space

DJ Feevos creates the right atmosphere for Morris Revy’s unique vocals. Sublime!

DJ Feevos, Morris Revy – The Face/Deep Afro Mix/

Elbert Phillips & Andre Espeut – You Should See Me Now – Plastik People Digital

My brother David Lyn has a heightened awareness of rhythm!

You Should See Me Now (David Lyn MWL Remix)

Abel & Rona Ray Can’t Let You Go –  Atjazz Record Company.

Rona Ray’s alluring vocals whisk you away, then leaves you stranded at the end, craving more!

Larry Quest – Loop Hall – Precebes Musica

Proper tech right here!

Don Welch – Beijo 2.0 (Doug Gomez Merecumbe Soul Mix) – Famous Rebel Music.

Sublime, poolside vibes with this selection!

Beijo 2.0 (Doug Gomez Merecumbe Soul Remix)

Louie Vega ft. Honey Dijon – Feel So Right (Tedd Patterson Club Remix) – Nervous

Homegrown heroine Honey Dijon and a couple a NYC giants, stompin!

Feel So Right (feat. Honey Dijon) (Tedd Patterson Club Remix)

Randy Peterson & Andre Espeut – No Better – Makin Moves

I knew that I wanted to work with Andre after hearing this for the first time!

No Better (Main Mix) (feat. Andre Espeut)

Guri Guri Boys feat. Josh Milan – Be Yourself (Elbert Phillips MWL Radiant Reprise) – King Street Sounds

Begins and ends with a feeling, a vibe!

Be Yourself (Elbert Phillips MWL Radiant Reprise)

Wez Whynt & His Bitter Truth – Moonlighting – Househead London

Wez Whynt gives you dancefloor action while gliding to His Bitter Truth’s plea to be taken off the shelf.

Moonlighting (feat. His Bitter Truth)

Elbert Phillips & Andre Espeut – Tears (Loving Tribute Mix)  is out now on Chillifunk Records.