Monthly Archives: February 2012

Bad Passion with the Idjut Boys

I’m posting about this for two reasons, those reasons being the two exceptional sets of people involved. The Bad Passion boys are, you guessed it, endlessly passionate about their music and incredibly serious about the less-than-serious business of throwing a wicked party. The Idjut Boys are absolutely sensational on a good night, and nothing less […]

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TONIGHT at Mighty Mighty, Wellington, NZ

I’m very excited to announce I’ll be playing tonight at Wellington’s legendary Mighty Mighty from midnight till late with extremely able assistance from local hero B Lo (who more than knows his onions). The last time I played here two years ago I had A BALL, so it’s always a bit nerve-wrecking going back to […]

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DJ Harvey Interview

DJ Harvey – Interview – AllSaints Basement Sessions from AllSaints Spitalfields on Vimeo. Well here it is, perhaps the biggest interview I’ve posted on the blog so far. Me and the Basement Sessions boys got flown to LA to interview the man himself, ensconced at the Mondrian hotel, allowed to put EVERYTHING on the tab […]

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Latecomer ‘Cosmic Cart’ (SoulPhiction Aced Out Remix)

I first came across the original of this on the MCDE DJ Kicks, which I thought was nice enough but not wildly memorable. Then the 12″ dropped: on the B side is a tripped out synth-heavy destroyer by Stuttgart’s SoulPhiction (aka Michel Baumann) who seems, on this job, to be wearing an early noughties DC […]

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James Lavelle Interview

Mo’ Wax Recordings releases were an essential part of my musical evolution. Plain and simple. I remember sitting in a warehouse at Taranaki St (in early 90’s Wellington, New Zealand) with a few fellow DJs and hearing for the first time DJ Shadow’s cinematic ‘Influx’ permeate the room like a sweet, dense opiate fog. It […]

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