DJ Stylus and DJ Meistro of The Sol Power All-Stars kicked off The Vinyl District’s all vinyl monthly at Den Of Thieves with a night of deep, tropical wax. Get the set as a free download!
Luaka Bop has just released a limited two-volume box set of William Onyeabor’s entire discography. Check the unique electro funk sound of “Fantastic Man.”
Cigarbox Planetarium is DC-based duo Andy Charneco and Deanna Pineda. They describe their music as “surf-prog-core.” But I think you gotta check them out yourself.
I’m lugging a crate of my favorite jazz, funk, soul, and reggae 45s into the DJ booth for a rare all-vinyl set at The Lodge at Red Rocks!
DJ D-Mac is returning to the Den of Thieves this Saturday night with Eric Hilton. Gonna dust off the funky 45 box and spin some real vinyl!
DJ Day just released his 2nd LP, Land of 1000 Chances, and hot damn it’s an beautiful piece of work. Constructed from samples and live musicians deep in the California desert, the entire record drips with melancholic soul. Great for the headphones, gloomy winter days in the living room, or late-night country drives.
Marking the recent launch of the Prime Numbers web site and store, today’s Song of the Day comes via Prime Numbers label founder Trus’me. “In The Red,” the title track from Trus’me’s 2009 full-length album, gets reworked into a minimalist house groove, all bottomless bass and subtle atmospherics.
The Analog Players Society cover of the Nu-Shooz 80s classic “I Can’t Wait” dropped back in mid-December; someone asks me about the tune every single time I play it.
Tim Kaiser creates one-of-a-kind ambient analog electronic instruments from all manner of toys, industrial cast-offs, and obsolescent technologies.