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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

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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

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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

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David Mancuso, dies aged 72

On Tuesday, David Mancuso founder of the infamous invite only club ‘The Loft‘ died aged 72.

Mancuso is considered something of a music legend. 163 more words

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Loves Saves The Day

The first time I read about David Mancuso was when I bought “Last Night A DJ Saved My Life“. That book, as for many others, changed and improved completely my personal view on Dance Music. 136 more words

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