Beam Me Up on Five One Four Blog

One of the tightest dance floor tunes of the summer, Jacques Renault’s remix of the super spacey Midnight Magic has been largely on repeat since I found it a few weeks back. Brooklyn’s Midnight Magic remains more-or-less a mystery, but from what I discovered, they are a disco-soul group that we should be keeping an eye out for. Midnight Magic - Beam Me Up (Jacques Renault Remix)[haiku url="" graphical="true"]Read more

Midnight Magic – Beam Me Up (Jacques Renault Remix) on Audio Drums

This remix is pure disco magic.   Midnight Magic is a group from Brooklyn, New York and includes member from Hercules & Love Affair: Andrew Raposo, Morgan Wiley  and Carter Yasutake.  See this previous post on Hercules & Love Affair for more info on them.  Jacques Renault took this already soothing disco track and speed up the tempo a bit and added more ambient disco flare to make this track really sizzle.  I love how in the chorus we almost get to that Andy Gibb style vocal with the line, “Baby don’t, Baby don’t, Baby…Read more

The Last Gas Station weighs in on Beam Me Up

Made up of members of Hercules & Love Affair and other DFA bands NYC-based group Midnight Magic has been hyped and raved about for over a year. Now they finally release a record! It’s called ‘Beam Me Up’ and it’s pure gold. Midnight Magic is Tiffany Roth, Morgan Wiley, Carter Yasutake, W. Andrew Raposo, Max Goldman, Nick Roseboro, Caito Sanchez, Jason Disu and Andrew Frawley. Their sound is a mix of psychedelic soul inspired by electro, funk, and disco from all around the world. Highly recommended!Read more