Friends near and far. Much respect for what they do.
1. Bastard Jazz – [visit site]
Brooklyn-based downtempo label and occasional drinking buddies.
2. DJ Eurok – [visit site]
DC better recognize this talent before he takes it elsewhere!
3. Funk DC – [visit site]
decidedly kindred spirits here in the nation’s capital…
4. Mikro*Sound – [visit site]
Online home of friend/producer/DJ/designer Mike Reger. Props!
5. MySpace – [visit site]
Let’s be friends, shall we?
6. Thievery Corporation – [visit site]
Constantly moving forward, they keep getting better with every release.
7. Boboroshi – [visit site]
Musician/designer John Athayde’s blog.
8. Scissorkick – [visit site]
DJ/designer/writer Sema4’s organic music blog. Fat with content and dope design!
9. Mingering Mike – [visit site]
The home of all things mingering.
10. DJ Lil’ E’s blog – [visit site]
The musings of DJ Lil’ E, premiere 80s deconstructivist.
11. News From the Other Side – [visit site]
Rob Holbrook holding it down in Osaka, Japan. I’ll DJ there with him eventually.
12. Boboroshi & Kynz – [visit site]
Lush underground electronica from DC.
13. Weird War – [visit site]
Psychedelic soul insurrectionists.
14. Deep Crate Collective – [visit site]
(DJ D-Mac + DJ Neville C. + the Secret Chimp) x lots of records = Deep Crate Collective
15. Bliss – [visit site]
Will Eastman’s long-running monthly dance party in the heart
of the Nation’s capital dedicated to attractively alarming new music,
indie dance, bangers, tech-funk, and the occasional disturbingly
alluring pop classic. Bliss also acts as HQ of sorts for Will, as he’s working the scene hard with other parties all over the place.
16. Caught in the Flash – [visit site]
Joel Didriksen’s exceptional nightlife photography.
17. DJ DK – [visit site]
Best-known for his Black Catatonia monthly at the Black Cat, DK is one of those kids some might refer to as “a DJ’s DJ”…
18. Deep Sang – [visit site]
Formerly DJ Holiday, this is the [soon-to-be-launched] online home of Deep Sang. Check his recent Bump & Hustle mix for some tasty disco bizness.
19. Sunshine+Design – [visit site]
Katie Mathy’s stellar, diverse, and always interesting blog. She covers design, architecture, gardening, music, pop culture and more.