Monthly archives: May, 2012

DEAD FRIDAY: BACK FROM SPRING TOUR

After a month on the road, I’m back in blog land, with an arsenal of dancefloor fire from my most recent gigs. Here’s a few choice selections…

 

CHIDDY BANG – HERE WE GO (AC SLATER REMIX)

This one makes for a killer DJ TOOL, transitioning…



TOPSIDER IS NAUTICAL BY NATURE

DJ TOPSIDER’s YACHT ROCK mixtape has to be the best PARTY BREAKS album I’ve ever heard.

DJ TOPSIDER

Okay, it might also be the only Party Breaks album I’ve heard. Party Breaks don’t tend to come in albums. Boy, I’m losing credibility fast here. Let’s have the music…



HEADUCATION: DON'T WANT NONE UNLESS YOU GOT BUNS HUN!

Can you believe it was just over 20 YEARS ago that SIR MIX-A-LOT released BABY GOT BACK?!?!

SIR MIX-A-LOT

There are very few songs that have managed to maintain dancefloor popularity for 20 solid years. Baby Got Back is one of these tunes. The song has become a…



HEADUCATION: DON’T WANT NONE UNLESS YOU GOT BUNS HUN!

Can you believe it was just over 20 YEARS ago that SIR MIX-A-LOT released BABY GOT BACK?!?!

SIR MIX-A-LOT

There are very few songs that have managed to maintain dancefloor popularity for 20 solid years. Baby Got Back is one of these tunes. The song has become a…



HEADUCATION: THE SINGLE MOST ESSENTIAL LOU REED SONG

I’m gonna pose a question to the music lovers that frequent this blog. It’s a question that I already know has no correct answer..

What is the single most essential LOU REED song???

The question has no answer because Reed’s music is so personal that it effects everyone…



ZOMBIES ATE MY SCHOOLBOY

ZOMBIES and MOOMBAHCORE are 2 of my favourite things. If only there was some way to put them together…

SCHOOLBOY

Here’s his BIO: “well if this is the only way i can get girls to dance with me…then here we go.”

His GENRE: “whatever you want to call it”

His INFLUENCES:…



IT'S ABOUT TIME FOR A.G.TRIO

Here’s a ZOMBIE ELECTRO HOUSE jam that is far overdue to be added to the DKGL archive.

A.G.TRIO

3 Austrians that first formed as a live act, before entering the studio to become recording artists and sought after remixers. Their approach to Electro is absolutely classic, but undeniably effective….



IT’S ABOUT TIME FOR A.G.TRIO

Here’s a ZOMBIE ELECTRO HOUSE jam that is far overdue to be added to the DKGL archive.

A.G.TRIO

3 Austrians that first formed as a live act, before entering the studio to become recording artists and sought after remixers. Their approach to Electro is absolutely classic, but undeniably effective….



Some stuff!

Hey everyone, it’s DJ Mannik! Sorry the blog has been quiet lately, Gobs has been on the road and I have been busy/lazy. To hold you over till the next proper post, here are some youtubes!

First, here’s an oldskool rave/breakbeat hardcore mix I did a couple years ago.



WHY THEY HATIN' ON US KIDS FROM QUEENS

I recently moved to Queens, NYC (it was bound to happen) and immediately started looking for some upfront fiya to rep my new hood. In doing so, I stumbled upon…

CHILDREN OF THE NIGHT

A HIP-HOP trio quickly being included in the recent Queens…