Blame It On Steinski

Everything Is A Remix, part 2

Thanks to Mr. Dog for the tip.

And don’t sleep on part 1 of this fine…

Read More

A few items of interest

These have been hanging around in my browser for more than a minute, time to shoo them outside to play.

1) Independent federal agency finds Bush White House routinely broke federal election laws

I’m shocked – shocked! – to find that Karl Rove and Dictator Cheney routinely broke federal laws, especially those pertaining to the Republican effort in the 2006 elections. I’m 100% sure that…

Read More

Rough Mix Podcast 1 (walkin’ and talkin’) download and track listings

For the past year, I’ve been throwing selected audio files into a folder marked “walkin’ and talkin’,” with the idea of doing them up as a podcast for WFMU’s online stream.

I finally got it together, and it streamed a few weeks ago. It’s 3 hours of people talking over beats; not rap exactly, but around the neighborhood, with closely related Beat material, poetry, and whatever I wanted,…

Read More

Palin speaks every thought she’s ever had

Read More

Soul Searching (Sheriff Dupnik’s rmx)

I had to; and not a bad couple of minutes for a day and a half’s worth of work, if I say so myself.

My apologies in advance to Sheriff Dupnik. May you always speak your mind as clearly as you did on this occasion, sir.

The beat’s appropriated.

If anyone puts picture to this, I’d love to see it.

Soul Searching. (5 mg. mp3 download)

I put it up on YouTube, and so did someone…

Read More

For a limited time only…

My producer friend F. Olding Munny writes:

“I recently finished a remix (for a European  music magazine) that was for a project that fell through. I was supposed to do a CD-length series of  remixes of T** J*** H****** E*********, using bootlegs only. Pickings were kind of slim, as most of the former boots have been reissued; I ended up with just 12 minutes of stuff I was happy with. It’s…

Read More

Almost as good as reading the memos on Wikileaks: 126 customers rip Amazon a new one.

In a perfect example of the corporate ethic at work, Amazon kicks Wikileaks off its servers because (wow!) this stuff is controversial. But now that it’s off their servers, Amazon UK is selling them in a Kindle edition. Read the comments. You best be quick about it, they’re so awesome I doubt Amazon will leave them up.

Leaked by Kev.

And while we’re on the subject: The Guardian lists…

Read More

Gig (somewhat out of the ordinary) in NYC – Saturday, November 11

So, Jesse calls me up and says he’s doing a presentation about Monopoly before Parker Brothers – who knew? -  at this only-there-for-a-while gallery called Showpaper on 42nd St. near the UN. It’s kind of an arcade of indy DIY videogames put together by babycastles. Jesse asks if I’d like to DJ the closing party of the current exhibit, with themed sets.

To go along with the theme of…

Read More

WFMU’s end of the year one hour fundraiser and insane stunt

Contribute to send WFMU Station Manager Ken aloft over Jersey City in a lawnchair suspended by huge helium balloons:

More info from Liz, the feet-firmly-on-the-ground station spokesperson:

“We’ll be taking pledges over the air for one hour on Dec 8th (11am-noon) to send Ken aloft with helium balloons. This will all happen in WFMU’s parking lot, and we’ll even host a live video feed of…

Read More

Copyright Criminals documentary airing on PBS this Tuesday

Before Sarah Palin and the rest of the Republican know-nothings do away with PBS entirely, take advantage of this opportunity to see Copyright Criminals, the excellent documentary on sampling by my man Kembrew Mcleod. It airs this coming Tuesday, check the schedule for times and…

Read More