The Evolution of Western Dance Music

October 16, 2013 at 8:13 pm
Evolution of Western Dance Music

The Evolution of Western Dance Music

The End of DJing

October 12, 2013 at 2:28 pm
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Unfortunately it’s not just the rise of the producer/performer that has deflated the art and craft of djing, and it’s not just in electronic music.  Highly recommended reading, from the perspective of a veteran hip hop DJ. I’ve been lamenting the loss of parties headlined by actual DJs.  Not producer/performers who do basic eqing to blend cds of their own tracks together.  Actual DJs.  Who pick music specifically for you to dance to, for that […]

Spark: A Burning Man Story on Ignite.me

October 4, 2013 at 7:52 pm

Global Digital Premiere of Spark: A Burning Man Story | Ignite.me | Participatory Art, Music & Film.  

Burning Man: The Day ⚡ I Hate Flash

October 4, 2013 at 6:11 pm

I have some pretty mixed feelings about taking and posting pics from Burning Man (particularly of people).  However, these photos are awesome and give you a good idea of what it’s like at BM during the day Burning Man: The Day ⚡ I Hate Flash.

How Pasquale Rotella Built His Rave Empire

October 1, 2013 at 8:07 pm
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How Pasquale Rotella Built His Rave Empire – Page 1 – News – Los Angeles – LA Weekly.

Events: Workshop Weekend – October 12-13, Oakland

October 1, 2013 at 8:02 pm

Workshop Weekend : Catalog of Workshops. Lots of cool, cheap, tech-related workshops in Oakland Oct 12-13  

Rave Culture: What To Do if The Police Stop You at a Music Festival

October 1, 2013 at 7:36 pm
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Read this, memorize this, print this out.  Also, if you want the shit scared out of you, read The New Jim Crow (not about arresting ravers, but gives you a petrifying view of how police can operate when they are targetting a group). What To Do if The Police Stop You at a Music Festival – Showbams.

Art: Science fiction spaceships by *DirkLoechel on deviantART

October 1, 2013 at 7:30 pm
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I want this as a full size poster for my apartment Size Comparison – Science Fiction spaceships by *DirkLoechel on deviantART.    

Serious hair envy.

September 29, 2013 at 2:26 pm
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    If I was ever to get my hair done by anybody (I do my own), I would get this…

Shuffle: Cylon suit

September 29, 2013 at 2:05 pm
Cylon space suit

Oh man.  I have died and gone to the resurrection ship and came back with this suit. jeffie.com | cylon suit.