Monthly Archives: July 2009

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Mixes, Music

Derrick May mix for BBC Radio

Detroit techno legend Derrick May was invited to do a show for BBC Radio’s 6 Mix last Saturday evening. The 2hr show is in 3 parts, the first part is a Hi Tek Soul Mix, then he plays some all time favourites (Marvin Gaye, D’Angelo, Boards of Canada) and then the 2nd hour is a…

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Waving Not Drowning

Once again, it was festival time last weekend, this time no running around chalets on the west coast of England or hanging out in downtown Detroit. London would be the latest location for some weekend long musical shenanigans, with the Magicwaves party taking place. Calling it a festival is probably stretching it a bit, as…

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Norm Talley mixes

I’ve been having a sort through some of the huge piles of CDs in my loft and came across a couple of mixes that Norm Talley did for a monthly radio show I hosted up until a couple of years ago. I think they were just about the last show I ever did and don’t…

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A Ton of Good Music

The past week and a half or so has really been an outstanding week for new music for me. From brand new joints, to reissues, to finds in the used shops, shit’s been firing on all cylinders. Let’s get down to brass tacks. The “Vertical Ascent” LP by Moritz Von Oswald Trio is everything I…

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