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Music & Musings

And now for some jazz…

Jamie Callum. Remember him? I was listening to Jazz FM yesterday and the DJ played his rendition of Rihanna’s Don’t Stop the Music. Suddenly, the song came alive and I … Continue reading

26 September: 2012 · Leave a comment

The Avalanches… it’s a long long wait for newness

I heart The Avalanches. That album is, quite frankly, timeless. And pretty frickin’ awesome too. A while later they released a mix CD, When I met You. It followed the … Continue reading

25 September: 2012 · Leave a comment

Anna Calvi – Rider to the Sea

Start your Monday with a lush little number from Anna Calvi. Sublime guitars… the whole track is simply beautiful. Enjoy…

9 July: 2012 · Leave a comment

Kindness – Erol Alkan Remix

Such a good tune: grooves, bassline, beats and a laid back vocal track. Perfect for a Friday.

29 June: 2012 · Leave a comment

Need

This little toy is top of my shopping list this week. APC20 controller for Ableton.

26 June: 2012 · Leave a comment

Sprawl II

Loving this remix of The Arcade Fire’s Sprawl II. How is it that Soulwax always make their versions better than the original?

25 June: 2012 · Leave a comment

Daft House

Daft Punk is Playing at my House is, without a doubt, one of my favourite songs. So I thought I’d go about destroying it. This demo features the beautiful Joanna … Continue reading

25 June: 2012 · Leave a comment

Settle Down

Suttin’ about this tune. I like. Will Radio One find a way of killing it for me? Go on, be my guest.

25 June: 2012 · Leave a comment

10-Minute Fashion Mini Mix

So I finally got a copy of Ableton Live on my mac (I’ve been using a combination of Reason / Garage Band / Traktor up until this point) and I … Continue reading

25 June: 2012 · Leave a comment

One from The Vaults: Big Beat Mix 2001

Cheers to Butch (AKA El Bootch) for reacquainting me with this old mix from 2001. One of my first mixes made on two Gemini PT2000s and a crappy Gemini mixer. As you … Continue reading

25 June: 2012 · Leave a comment