By Jeremy Helligar
Updated June 27, 1997 at 04:00 AM EDT

There’s more to Todd Terry’s production of Todd Terry Presents Ready for a New Day than the generic dance beat that made his remix of Everything But the Girl’s ”Missing” a hit. While this disco maestro lacks the quirky edge of peers like Danny Tenaglia and Armand Van Helden, on his latest album he gives rhythm and melody equal billing — and still rocks the joint. B