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2014 Wrap-Up: Top Albums – Honorable Mention

I wouldn’t say 2014 was a down year for albums, but aside from the top 10, many 2014 releases probably wouldn’t have bested last year’s top albums. Read below for my Honorable Mention releases aka albums/EPs that were somewhere near the top 50, but I just couldn’t rank. Duck Sauce – Quack (Amazon) There wasn’t […]

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Chromeo + La Roux +Ducksauce = Hot Mess Remix

Chromeo’s synth/electro pop jam “Hot Mess” was already great and then La Roux hopped on it and made it extra great. Now Ducksauce aka A-Trak (Dave 1’s brother) and Armand Van Helden get down on the remix. It mostly showcases La Roux’s fantastic vocal highlights, but the remix is also given some sinister synth and […]

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Dance Mash-ups

Barbara Streisand: The Mash-ups

When I included Duck Sauce‘s latest dance hit, “Barbara Streisand”, on the last mixtape, I mentioned that if you didn’t like instrumental tracks, just wait for the forthcoming The Hood Internet mash-up. Not only did The Hood Internet come up with the only way I’ll listed to Young Dro’s track “Freeze”. The White Panda came […]

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New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 10-01-10

A new month, a new mixtape. The Fall season typically brings a chilly feel to the air and is usually present in the music this time of year. This mixtape doesn’t relfect that tone. There are some reflective, midtempo tracks from Belle and Sebastian, Arcade Fire, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes, and Alex Winston, […]

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New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 9-2-09

A month after the last edition, I’m hoping this will be my typical output. This usually isn’t Dance/Electro-fest, but it seems a fitting way to close out the summer. Fiery collaborations from Tiesto w/Tegan & Sara (“Feel It In My Bones), David Guetta w/KiD CuDi (“Memories”), Ducksauce aka DJ A-Trak and Armand Van Helden (“Anyway”) […]