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Monthly Archives: September 2012

Best New Dance Song – Charli XCX – "I'll Never Know"

UK singer Charli XCX brings passionate vocals, circulatory beats and steel drum flavor to the new single “I’ll Never Know.” The instrumental part sounds a bit like a dream remix version Kinks last hit song “Come Dancing.”  Full story on Charli XCX here. [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/37284047″ iframe=”true” /] Tune in to DJ Michele Myers Friday nights at … Continue reading »

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Best New Dance Song – Charli XCX – “I’ll Never Know”

UK singer Charli XCX brings passionate vocals, circulatory beats and steel drum flavor to the new single “I’ll Never Know.” The instrumental part sounds a bit like a dream remix version Kinks last hit song “Come Dancing.”  Full story on Charli XCX here. [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/37284047″ iframe=”true” /] Tune in to DJ Michele Myers Friday nights at … Continue reading »

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A Deeper Look at DJ Shadow

DJ Shadow’s 1996 debut record Endtroducing was a masterpiece of lush electronica with soulful samples. It set the bar for the hip-hop style of DJing made famous by the London label Mowax. Originally from Hayward, California, Josh Davis A.K.A. DJ Shadow made a name for himself making mixtapes when he went away to college at … Continue reading »

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Gritty Rock Ballads with International Flavor from New York Band Firewater

The first time I heard the gravelly voice of Firewater’s lead singer Tod A was on the song “Bourbon and Division.” This ballad comes across like a man’s last drinking song as he ponders the meaning of his life on earth.

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