Thursday, January 3, 2008

Happy New Year, and stuff.

Happy New Year everyone! Hope you've all slept off your hangovers, its time to get '08 going! For those of you in New York, there's a couple of big music events happening this weekend that I'd like to throw out if you hadn't heard already:

First off, tonight (Thursday 1/3), Mr. Oizo is DJing at Hiro Ballroom at GBH's weekly "Cheeky Bastard" party. There is free admission with an RSVP here. I'm a bigger fan of Oizo's pre-Ed Banger music, but hopefully he mixes things up a bit tonight.

Tomorrow night, "People Don't Dance No More" is celebrating their 1 year anniversary at Studio B with Metro Area and Tim Sweeney from DFA. It should be a lot of fun, I've been wanting to see Metro Area for a long time, and it seems like perfect mood music for this cold weather (despite the fact that Studio B will be near-tropical inside as always.

In Light of the little discussion we've been having in the comments section of the WRM 008 Post, I wanted to post a couple of links to stories of somewhat related interest, from the Daily Swarm:
· RIP, RIAA, 1952-2008?
· New York Times: Major-Label Hip-Hop on its last legs?

And now a couple of treats from the past and the future, from our man, Armand Van Helden.

Simian Mobile Disco - Hustler (Armand Van Helden Remix) (2007) [RIGHT-CLICK TO DOWNLOAD] (Hoorah, MercFM)

Armand Van Helden - Nrongo Ra Mrongo (1994) [RIGHT-CLICK TO DOWNLOAD] (Via SoulClap)

The Funkjunkeez - Got Funk? (Da Mongoloids' Funktastic Funk Mix) (1997) [RIGHT-CLICK TO DOWNLOAD] (Thank You, Sam!)


AJpro18 said...

I love your blog. Thanks for much for all the music as well, keep up the good work.

mu0p said...


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