Bad Girls Scale it Back – M.I.A. Meets Little Dragon

When I heard M.I.A. was performing at the Superbowl halftime show it was almost compelling enough to get me to tune in for that oh-so-overblown of American past-times. I didn’t, partly because I knew if there was anything interesting to see it’d be all over YouTube before you can say YouTube. Sure enough, the most talked about aspect of the…

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Major Lazer “Hold The Line (DJ C Remix)”

Whoa! It’s been too long. Here’s a brand new track for your perusal: MP3 Download Major Lazer; “Hold The Line (DJ C Remix)” [audio:] More remixes here, including Poirier’s ->

100 days, 100 songs, 100 locations, 100 dances, + Other SXSW Discoveries

I’ve spent the past few days traversing the wilds of the SXSW Interactive conference. In the process my brain’s been filling up with way too much information. Yesterday’s keynote conversation between Graffiti Research Labs‘ James Powderly and the New York Times’ Virginia Heffernan was a highlight which imparted tidbits of wisdom from Powderly like: Technology, as it approaches, becomes a…

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Farewell, ’08. I’ll Miss Your Music

Well, here we are in 2009. The turn of the century is almost over. The Oh-Ohs have been too NAUGHTy. It’s time for change; Lets get some ones in our two thousands! But that’s for next year. Right now I’d like to take a look back at last year. I was asked by the 88 Music Blog to submit one…

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Taste, Wot Iz It?

I’ve had many conversations with friends about what we call “yeahrhh rock.” You know, the stuff that was sparked by the love-child of Eddie Vedder‘s and James Hetfield‘s vocal stylings? I was reminded of these conversations after reading a hilarious article in Wired magazine about the music website Pandora. The question is weather Pandora can actually help someone with their…

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DJ C “Mas Hits” Album (Free Download)

Over the past year, DJ C has produced and released a whole slew of mashups and remixes, many of which have been available as part of our Free Tunes series. For this release, we present those mashups all together as a free download album entitled “Mas Hits.” “Album of the year” – Boom Blokk: Bonn, Germany You can preview and download all…

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DJ C “Mas Hits”

MP3 Download DJ C “Mas Hit” Mini-Mix -> Update: The “Mas Hits” album is out now. 16 tracks of massive mashups and ridiculous remixes -> It’s been just about a year since we re-launched as a blog, online shop, podcast, and all around place for fiends. Over that year Mashit boss DJ C has produced and released a whole…

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Hurricane Cake

3 years and 3 days ago John McCain and George W. Bush ate cake to celebrate McCain’s 69th birthday. At that very moment hurricane Katrina was bringing devastation to the gulf coast. Now it’s election season, and almost exactly 3 years later the Republican National Convention was due to begin today, but another monster hurricane has disrupted the plan. I…

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R.I.P. K-Swift

I’m getting ready to head out to Baltimore tomorrow for a visit with my man Gregzinho (of Beat Diaspora fame) before my gig in Silver Spring, MD on Friday night. I normally couldn’t be around B’more without ruminating on that city’s club music which has been such an influence. Now I won’t be able to be there without thinking of…

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DJ C Summer Mini-Tour ’08

BASS FOR YOUR WAIST!!!! Beat producer & party scientist DJ C spreads his fiercely eclectic gospel of bass-heavy, bounced-up dancefloor-blends across the land.