Monthly Archives: August 2010

All posts from August 2010

Mixes

Guest Mix – Phil Long, Slowburn

Started a while back now, this is a continuation of the series of mixes from Irish djs I think are doing great things on the ones and twos at the moment. Unlike the last few I featured, Phil is also moving into the world of producing/releasing, under the name Slowburn with Dave Hargadon. Their first…

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Culture, Gigs, Music

Weekend Supplements

Having moved away from Ireland’s southern capital, Cork, a few years ago, I’m making one of my most anticipated (for me that is) returns to the city since then. There be a-plenty going on down there this coming weekend, and I’m lucky enough to be stuck in the middle of it, playing some records –…

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General

Some more radio bizness

I’m back on the internets radio waves this evening, joining Mike and Eoin who do the weekly Delicious Mix Sessions on Power Fm, here in Dublin. It was sometime around the beginning of the year that I last did the show with the guys, so I’m looking forward to doing it again. If you got…

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General

A film about vinyl

The headline says it all really. I recently came across this trailer for an upcoming documentary “To Have And To Hold” which beyond the odd naff bit in the preview looks like it could be a great film about our beloved black gold. There have been a couple of other films based around records, the…

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Gigs

ISM Takes Over NYC: Friday August 20th

ISM troops are invading New York City next Friday, August 20th! At the invitation of our ally Bernardo over at Delicious Records, elite warriors Frank Glazer aka DJ Count Zer0 and Thomas Cox will touch down armed with heavy vinyl explosives. Expect all kinds of deep detonations sure to get that ass moving. You can…

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General, Mixes

count zero – the mercury incident

If you’re one of our stateside readers you’ll probably agree that it has been ridiculously hot lately, both in terms of weather and music. If you don’t concur, well, you’re either lucky to live somewhere pleasant but have been missing out on crazy great tunes, or like me you’re already batcrap insane from the heat….

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General, Music, Records

Peoples Potential Unlimited

Those of you paying attention may have noticed both tom and myself hyping releases on this label over the past couple of years. For those who don’t know, PPU is a Washington DC based label run by Andrew Morgan, specialising in rereleasing obscure private press and unreleased 80s funk jams. I think their first release…

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