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Finding Paradise with Josell Ramos' Maestro

If you learn one history lesson this week make it this one. Thanks to Boiler Room TV we now have the chance to check into… 112 more words

Clubbing

Lost In Music: Reclaiming Past Disco Days At Martin Beck's 'Last Night'

We’re lost in music
Caught in a trap
No turnin’ back
We’re lost in music
Sister Sledge “Lost In Music”

The ladies of Sister Sledge knew what they were talking about when they said there was no turning back in their song “Lost In Music.” While the singers meant giving themselves over to the rhythm of disco at the height of its dazzling era, there is, indeed, no turning back now either. 1,167 more words

Art

Remembering David Mancuso, Loft Lord

When placed in chains, they created spirituals that gave birth to much of the music you hear today.

Gave them tough, green leaves — long thought to be degenerative cabbage shoots — and the resulting simmered collard greens they made have graced the menus of countless restaurants. 637 more words

Music

Remembering David Mancuso, Loft Lord

When placed in chains, they created spirituals that gave birth to much of the music you hear today.

Gave them tough, green leaves — long thought to be degenerative cabbage shoots — and the resulting simmered collard greens they made have graced the menus of countless restaurants. 637 more words

MDAM #6

Afternoon all! This week’s playlist is a game of two halves, the first being a selection of new and newish tracks that I’ve been loving this week, and the second a tribute to the late great… 13 more words