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  • 11 years ago

    or hipsters, the coolest things are to be found 20 years ago, the most dreadful things ten years ago. So starting a few years back, we were deluged with '80s electro and synth-pop, and we pretended to forget jungle ever existed. Electroclash, the ...

  • 11 years ago | Special Events

    For hipsters, the coolest things are to be found twenty years ago, the most dreadful things ten years ago. So starting a few years back, we were deluged with '80s electro and synth-pop, and we pretended to forget jungle ever existed. Electroclash,...

  • 11 years ago

    Mark Farina hates the same things about house that you hate. "House all sounds the same," you gripe. In response, the San Francisco Bay Area DJ plays some weird and refreshingly silly down-tempo songs. "House DJs play crap tunes all night just so ...

  • 11 years ago

    Hating British trance DJ Paul Oakenfold is like hating Wal-Mart -- it's not that fun. Like the ubiquitous superstore, Oakenfold is officially the biggest and most successful at what he does, namely, playing clubs all over the world, selling mix CD...

  • 12 years ago

    House music started out as a trashy little tramp of a thing. Its early hits were built on not much more than a drum machine pumping away at a headboard-against-the-wall tempo and a few breathy pleas to jack your body into the orgiastic confluence ...

  • 12 years ago

    Daniel Partner plays old-school American dance music, and he's exceedingly particular about how authentically he presents it. Before we proceed, cast out of your mind the vision of a DJ spinning classic Detroit techno records circa 1982 and fussin...