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Every BBC Essential Mix from 1993 through spring... →
Talk about essential. A few favorites: Doc Martin, Ian Pooley, Junior Boys Own, and yes, Snap! Judging by their thunderous set, everyone was still quite up on January 1, 1994. http://soundcloud.com/das-boy/1997-01-12-essential-mix-doc-martin http://soundcloud.com/das-boy/1998-02-15-essential-mix-ian-pooley http://soundcloud.com/das-boy/1993-11-27-essential-mix-junior-boys-own ...
New PHOTEK + PINCH 12": Acid Reign / M25FM
10 Musicians Who Also Create Comics - Via... →
Check out King Britt's record collection - via... →
“@dustandgrooves: Check out King Britt’s record collection. dustandgrooves.com/2012/02/king-b…” — carl craig (@carlcraignet) February 29, 2012 - “Talk Talk’s Life’s What You Make It, has to be one of the illest breaks ever!”
The Infinite Spaces Of Disco by Simon Frith, 1978 →
Simon Frith, 1978: “The disco form can be used by anyone who’s got a record player, records and a large enough room. But a proper disco exists only to be a disco and the records it plays exist only to be played by it. The Musicians’ Union hates discos because they put live musicians out of work. I hate discos because they seem like such a soft way of making money: a DJ doesn’t do anything...
BBC Four Celebrates 10th Birthday with Disco -... →
BBC Four to mark its 10th anniversary with an evening examining the impact of disco music. Programmes include Disco at the BBC, which will show some of the best live performances seen over the years. “I can think of no better way to celebrate this than with mirror balls, platform shoes and the Bee Gees,” said controller Richard Klein. More via ashleybeedle: It’s always there...
Photo: "Lou Reed" →
“Lou Reed” by Jorge Hernandez
Stream: Orbital - "New France (L-Vis 1990's...
thecultureofme: Easily the jam of the day. Easily. Godspeed!
The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, release Acid...
Flying Lotus, ?uestlove, Diplo to play... →
TOBACCO - “Eye Punch” (unfinished...
Dennis Ferrer kicked off decks at Mansion in Miami... →
Dennis Ferrer has been kicked off the decks in an incident at a Miami Nightclub. It appears that the famous Mansion nightclub in Miami will have none of this “non commercial house music.” Télépopmusik – Love Can Damage Your Health (Abicah Soul / Dennis Ferrer Remix)
French Impresarios Infiltrate New York’s Nightlife... →
French Impresarios Infiltrate New York’s Nightlife Scene Photo: Benjamin Norman for The New York Times Nouveau York, a Sunday night party at Le Bain at the Standard hotel, brings Paris scenesters to the meatpacking district.
School Of Seven Bells, “Lafaye” Via iheartmoosiq: New video for School Of Seven Bells first single off upcoming album Ghostory, Lafaye! This one really grew on me since I first heard it previewed. The vocals on this are absolutely beautiful, and the music is dreamy synthy as expected. Turns out, Ghostory is a concept album about a girl named Lafaye who can interact with ghosts. Now...
The Stepkids, “OLD GOLD” An original...
Music Billboards from The Sunset Strip, 1974-1975 →
I hadn’t thought about Licorice Pizza in forever. They were one of several now-defunct chains in LA that included Music+ and others I can’t remember. Looking at this photo, I can almost smell that odd L.A. mix of eucalyptus and car exhaust baking in the blazing, shadowless smoggy sunlight. In addition to the Sunset Strip, you’d find them in most malls. We used to shop at...