Tonight I’ll be djing dancehall hits straight outta Kingston on FADER’s the LET OUT at East Village Radio. Listen live from 6-8pm EST tonight at www.eastvillageradio.com. Then, if your in New York head over to Santos Party House later for Federation Sounds night. Tings pop off last week and this week I’m sure Max Glazer drudged up some dancehall gems to play alongside DJ Soul, DJ Gravy, and Micro Don. RSVP santospartyhouse.com and get $5 cover.
So… *half smiles, stretches fingers*… back to hybrid sounds, bastardized tracks, dancehall soundsystems and the depths of Adele’s despair. The Heatwave crew has been stirring their summer coals over there in farin ‘ol merry England, dropping a refix on the remix of the soul lounge sound of Adele’s “Rolling in the Deep”. Heatwave calls it […]
Despite Max Glazer’s exclamation that if all dancehall sounded like Spragga Benz’s ‘Duppy Nuh Frighten Vampire’ he’d “be a happy man”, he also understands the importance of the dapper snap of a good dancehall riddim. Glazer’s newest Flatlands riddim is being featured over on the Federation Sound blog and mingles with a few of Glazer’s […]
When a riddim gets dropped with big dancehall names like Demarco, Mr. Lexx, Vybz Kartel and Beenie Man, such as the Exit 21 riddim, it usually gets at least an extended rotation from local Selectors. These days turn over seems quicker then ever. Watching this riddim be pushed to the sidelines has invoked the dancehall […]