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The iJamming! Download: Buffet Libre’s “Rewind” covers project

Getting a fresh start on the New Year, I decided last week to follow through on a number of the press releases that come my way, and was fascinated, if...
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Wednesday Wonderings: The “Keep Rocking ’till/lest you Die” edition

It’s a snow day up here, but not the kind where you head out to the mountain. There’s fresh snow on the ground alright, but there’s freezing rain falling on...
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Every Kitchen Needs A Mixer

About a decade ago, in what I consider the halcyon days of the dance scene, I had a good friend in London who was a professional chef at one of...
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The iJamming! Download: Richie Hawtin Ibiza-Voice.com Podcast

I’ve written about the Ibiza-Voice.com free mixCasts before – back in March 2007, when I highlighted a particularly pleasurable mix by Club Cotton Cake. I’ve continued getting the site’s DJ-mixed...
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While I Was Away

I didn’t spend the whole of the two weeks that I was offline locked up in my office editing/cutting my book. A boy has to live, after all. Or, a...
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Counting All The Possibilities: David Byrne in Albany

1) The election result is still sinking in Wednesday evening, when I set off with the wife on the comfortable 60-mile journey to Albany. But though I’ve been given directions,...
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Sometime Around Midnight…

I come at this from several angles. Firstly, my ears were prepped to pay attention to The Airborne Toxic Event song “Sometime Around Midnight” by DJ John Richards on the...
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The iJamming! Weekly Download: Tito Puente on Tico Records

Stream/download Tito Puente’s “Willie and Ray Mambo.” George Goldner’s Tico Records was to 1950s mambo music what Russell Simmons’ Def Jam was to 1980s hip-hop: it pretty much defined the...
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