Tag: new wave

DEAD AIR BASS 029 (ULTIMATE RAVER MIX: WEDDING EDITION) ((DECEMBER 2015))

In early October, I had the honour of travelling to Costa Rica, to DJ a wedding for 2 of the best people in the world. Juliana & James, the bride & groom, picked out all the tunes. I just took care of the mixing. The result is really a musical collaboration between 3 very…



DEAD AIR BASS 016: !!!HAPPY 4TH BIRTHDAY DKGL!!!

After a brief hiatus, DAB is back just in time to celebrate the 4 year anniversary of DEADKIDSGETLIVELY.COM. The entire broadcast is made up of tunes available for free download EXCLUSIVELY from the blog….



THROWBACK THURSDAYS: WHO WANTS CANDY?!

Sorry to interrupt, but if we’re gonna talk about the early 80s, there’s one band…infact, one song, that MUST be addressed within the discussion. Let’s get started.

BOW WOW WOW  – I WANT CANDY

Originally recorded by



THROWBACK THURSDAYS: LET’S DANCE TO SOME BOWIE

The single most important person in the history of popular music is DAVID BOWIE. “…he has permeated and altered more lives than any comparable figure.” – David Buckley

DAVID BOWIE – LET’S DANCE

It’s the title of both his biggest hit single, and best selling album, so it might surprise you to know that LET’S DANCE was…



DEAD FRIDAYS: WILDLY ORIGINAL

Dead Kids (artists previously featured on DKGL) always get extra credit for originality. When there’s something about a particular song that you haven’t heard before, it can end up leaving a lasting impression in your mind. Some of the below songs are a few years, or a few decades old, and the ground they broke…



DEAD FRIDAYS: TRANSCENDING ALL GENRES

There are certain songs that can be played to pretty much any crowd and get a good reaction. For different reasons, these songs are just likeable, period. There’s something about them that resonates with human beings. It remains a mystery what it is, mechanically, that makes these songs work so well, but there’s no denying…



HEADUCATION: WHERE WOULD HIP-HOP BE WITHOUT BLONDIE???

I’m just gonna start off with this…

 

Needless to say, the early 80’s was a very strange time, but it did see some amazing music. One such song is BLONDIE’s RAPTURE.

It’s a very unique and complex blend…



HEADUCATION: WHY ARE YOU DRESSED LIKE IT’S HALLOWEEN?

Halloween may have come and gone for another year, but for some people, everyday is Halloween. If YOU are one of those fortunates, this is your anthem…

 

MINISTRY – EVERYDAY (IS HALLOWEEN)

AL JOURGENSEN, front man of MINISTRY,…



HEADUCATION: WHY ARE YOU DRESSED LIKE IT'S HALLOWEEN?

Halloween may have come and gone for another year, but for some people, everyday is Halloween. If YOU are one of those fortunates, this is your anthem…

 

MINISTRY – EVERYDAY (IS HALLOWEEN)

AL JOURGENSEN, front man of MINISTRY,…