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200 Tracks from 2011 – Part Four (60-41)

#60 Toddla T – Streets So Warm feat. Wayne Marshall & Skream This year’s best politically-minded 8-bit dancehall reggae track. I’m not entirely sure what it’s about though – has the government covertly installed under-floor heated roads? The public must … Continue reading

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200 Tracks from 2011 – Part Three (80-61)

#80 Rainbo Video – Ultraviolet There is pretty much no information whatsoever available on this band, so I’ll just quote the 20jazzfunkgreats entry that led me to this in the first place – “Ultraviolet takes that disconcertingly (and contradictory) modernist … Continue reading

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200 Tracks from 2011 – Part Two (100-81)

So, here we go! #100 Laura J Martin – Spy (The Simonsound Remix) Very talented young Liverpudlian flutes & loops artiste remixed by retro space synth act The Simonsound. I love the drum samples.   #99 Katy B – Lights … Continue reading

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200 Tracks from 2011 – Part One (200-101)

At the start of 2011 I decided that it would be a good idea to get up to date with music by listening to every new release I could find for the year. It did genuinely seem like a good … Continue reading

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Silver Apples in Beijing

Last weekend we went to see the Silver Apples. Who are the Silver Apples, I hear some of you ask. Well, their first album, released in 1968, sounds like a mish-mash of krautrock, electronic pop and sampling, all of which … Continue reading

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Strawberry Music Festival 2011

Last weekend I found out that there was going to be a music festival in Tongzhou. A festival! Even the idea that there would be a gig in Tongzhou seemed fairly unlikely. I remember being quite excited when a western-style … Continue reading

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Ozmotron Remix Project – Done and Done

Four months ago I posted an entry about The Ozmotron Remix Project Well, finally it’s finished. Everything is free to download from last.fm here: http://www.last.fm/music/Ozmotron/Ozmotron …and there’s a rapidshare here: http://rapidshare.com/#!download|834tl|444582873|Ozmotron_-_10th_Anniversary_Special_Edition.zip|73361 Edit: Rapidshare link dead for some reason, mediafire here: … Continue reading

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