Tag: history

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THROWBACK THURSDAYS: THE SECRET REMIX FROM M/A/R/R/S

It was such a pleasure to dig this old 45 out of my collection, and drop it on DEAD AIR BASS 009 yesterday.

M/A/R/R/S – PUMP UP THE VOLUME

To put it quite simply, all forms of EDM would now have developed in the way they did without the unlikely success of this single. Recorded…



DR. Z-VAGO’S BAT DEVICE

You can learn a lot about an artist by exploring the things that influenced them early on. We are all shaped heavily by the sounds and images of our adolescence. They remain at the core of our being, and we can never really escape them. The following is from that era of my own life.

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MUSEUM MONDAYS: CLASSIC GENRE MIXUP WITH DAVID GUETTA by Wax Museum

For this month’s instalment of Museum Mondays, Wax Museum decided to profile one of the DJ/Producers responsible for the surge in electronic influenced Top 40, David Guetta.

 

For a little history on Guetta, we can look back to 2002, when he released his first single that caught the…



MUSEUM MONDAYS: THE INFLUENCE OF DUBSTEP IN TOP 40 by Wax Museum

The Influence of Dubstep in Top 40

Now, a few year after the dubstep craze has come and almost gone, we’re going to assume you know what we’re talking about. When we first heard it we thought; no way is this going to make it into the mainstream…



DKGL RETURNS TO RULE THE POST-APOCALYPSE!!!

We are now officially in the POST-APOCALYPSE. Could there be a more perfect time for the OFFICIAL RELAUNCH of DEAD KIDS GET LIVELY???

No doubt you’ve noticed that DKGL has an exciting new look. Well, the layout isn’t the only thing that’s brand…



THE RISE AND FALL OF THE TORONTO RAVE SCENE

A freinds of mine, Yamina (one of the foxiest babes ever), does work for a Toronto community outreach program called TRIP (Toronto Raver Info Project). She asked me for help writing a piece about the history of the Toronto Rave Scene (she also asked a bunch of other old people aswell). It’s a…