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BMP, Coolness, my classics, Our Hot Picks, Rant »

[ Written by: | 12 Aug 2015 | One Comment | ]

This is gonna take awhile, likely gonna miss a few and back track here and there.
I have the top 2 sorted, and the rest are all kinda fluid.
Just remember these are not `THE top 10 ever’ they are `MY top ten’. They are trax that have an emotional, historical or whatever reason to be there, some will be obscure others not so much, either way these are the ones i like bestest.
 
Groove Culture is Henry Maldonado on Henry St Music featuring the super smooth Arnold Jarvis on a disco loop …

Coolness, mix of the week »

[ Written by: | 7 Aug 2015 | 4 Comments | ]

BN1 put me onto this mix, I’d missed it, its a solid as mix… but one thing makes it my pick for the week edging out the Carl Craig mix that possibly deserves the title more.
At around 38 minutes in the grimy textures give way to an old classic… a kiwi classic… a non dance classic… that of The Chills and their song Pink Frost. There is no context nor rational reason for the inclusion of the song in the mix… it sits out like a sore thumb, for this reason …

bobs song of the week »

[ Written by: | 6 Aug 2015 | 3 Comments | ]

I’ve nothing to say here other than this is a kick arse tune….
Other than I hope by posting it Lelo will pop by and explain why this old banger popped into my world this week.
 

Rant »

[ Written by: | 1 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

back when I still had teeth one of my fave labels was Wax Trax! out of Chicago… now house fans calm yourselves it wasn’t that kind of record label. I was nothing short of a mega fan, importing their records direct from from the label in the US. Somewhere in my boxes of filth (storage) I probably have quite the collection growing mould and covered in dust.
I took my electronic music seriously… and by seriously I mean at the time (late 80s through to early 90s) I like my music to …