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Monthly Archives: November 2012

The Rolling Stones' New Single and Film Documentary

The style and attitude of the Rolling Stones defined rock and roll. Their “take no prisoners” performances and catchy songs influenced Bowie, the Replacements,  the Ramones, the Sex Pistols, Elton John,  Iggy Pop…and the list goes on. Keith Richards and Mick Jagger started playing music together in London in 1960.  They were heavily influenced by … Continue reading »

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The Rolling Stones’ New Single and Film Documentary

The style and attitude of the Rolling Stones defined rock and roll. Their “take no prisoners” performances and catchy songs influenced Bowie, the Replacements,  the Ramones, the Sex Pistols, Elton John,  Iggy Pop…and the list goes on. Keith Richards and Mick Jagger started playing music together in London in 1960.  They were heavily influenced by … Continue reading »

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5 Dance Songs for Kids

Spinning dance sets as a club DJ is much harder than being on the radio. There is no more direct feedback in the world than having the dance floor clear. When you’re getting people to dance live it’s all about responding to what the crowd does. Even more challenging is playing sets for adults and … Continue reading »

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Best New Artist: Grimes

Elven songstress Grimes’ new record Visions is on many top ten lists this year. Claire Boucher’s soft, airy voice  and echoing melodies are very strong over suspended club beats and hazy keyboards. From the record, here’s “Genesis.” [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1FH-q0I1fJY]

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