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Juan Atkins discusses his greatest invention: techno

Juan Atkins discusses the genesis of techno and what it's like spinning at 50.

Dec. 31, 2012

 
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D.J. Tommie Sunshine on childhood summers at the Shore and his big Sandy benefit plan

Brooklyn-based D.J. and producer Tommie Sunshine talks about his electronic-dance-focused Sandy benefit and his own connection to the Jersey shore.

Nov. 19, 2012

 
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Fall Preview 2012: Dance music

Fall Preview 2012: Dance music

Sep. 6, 2012

 
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Veteran Manchester disco D.J. Greg Wilson, from reel-to-reel to The Hacienda to today

Greg Wilson, who got his start D.J.ing in the mid '70s in Manchester, has come back to wow listeners with his incredible disco mixes.

Aug. 24, 2012

 
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On a boat! Teengirl Fantasy and others take to the harbor

Teengirl Fantasy, Lemonade, and more performed last night out in New York Harbor on a Rocks Off cruise, and though the music was middling, the views were great. 

Aug. 24, 2012

 
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Lawrence Arabia explains the cheeky moniker and making music while homesick

Lawrence Arabia, whose excellent new album, The Sparrow, is out now, discusses making music far from his New Zealand homeland.

Aug. 14, 2012

 
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New York D.J. crew Trouble & Bass talk about getting into trouble, and getting into bass

Local D.J. crew Trouble & Bass discuss how the collective came together and why people love their multiple-genres-in-a-blender sound.

Aug. 10, 2012

 
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Beach House and Mother Nature trade light shows at Summerstage, everyone wins

Beach House made it through their excellent set Monday night at Central Park Summerstage, despite a natural light show that threatened to eclipse the one onstage

Jul. 24, 2012

 
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Dirty Projectors' David Longstreth on relearning how to write songs

Brooklyn's Dirty Projects have a new album, and frontman David Longstreth talks about his new approach to songwriting

Jul. 10, 2012

 
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I Heard Your Single: The top 20 singles so far this year, with Carly Rae Jepsen, Anthony Hamilton, Skrillex, and more

I Heard Your Single: The top 20 singles so far this year, with Carly Rae Jepsen, Anthony Hamilton, Skrillex, and more

Jul. 2, 2012