Fans of classic disco and early
Moroder, 72, is best known for his work with
Some of the more vital ones are available once again -- and for free. The best is the 13-minute version of "Chase," which came out around the same time as "I Feel Love" and is just as amped-up. Equally intriguing is what sounds like a live version of the same song.
Moroder also unveiled a few 1975 electronic experiments from his album "Einzelganger," as well as some less interesting work from the 1980s, when the composer was chasing the then-trend of big-echoed snares and over-pumped kick drums.
Alas, though Summer is once again nominated to be in the
Yes, parts of songs such as "From Here to Eternity" sound dated, but the underlying, throbbing beats helped set a pace and a rhythm for '80s house and techno.
Head to Moroder's Soundcloud page for free downloads.
(Hat tip: Consequence of Sound)