Amtrac get’s things grooving with some throw back vibes blended into a chill, deep bassline. If you know the sample, you’ve successfully IDed the Marvin Gaye sample from his track “Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Thing.” During it’s time, the track was a smash hit that reached the #1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1968.
Now, Amtrac is reviving the smash hit with the dark, underground sounds that has helped him gain recognition in deep house. The track features ambient sweeps as the the percussions provide the driving elements to the track. In and out, you’ll also notice the carefully placed vocal phrases from the Marvin Gaye sample that adds that extra oomph to the soulful feel.