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Confessions of a so-called hipster


Here is a conversation between myself and a girl I know: me:  are you going to the show tomorrow night, Arctic Monkeys 930 club? GirlIKnow:  nope didnt even know they were here me:  you just lost like 15 hipster points … Continue reading

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DJ B-Money: 202 meets 412


Update: The reviews are in. Fat Boy says “Nice track.” This track is really creating a buzz now. A bit contrived, this maddeningly unpolished track joins Uncalled 4 Band with Pittsburgh Wiz Khalifa. The litany of samples are from UCB’s … Continue reading

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DJ B-Money: Where You At? (DC)


After a year hiatus, I have been back in the lab. Now with a bit of an outlet to move music, here’s some of that new D.C. ish. The musical sample is from Backyard Band’s “Rock Creek.” I would love … Continue reading

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Tabi Bonney: ‘Get’ him while you can


Langdon Park’s Tabi Bonney has an ear for beats. Starting with the “The Pocket,” his four-year-old track and biggest single to date, the man simply puts out songs that will make you move. So why isn’t anyone dancing? His new-ish … Continue reading

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This bro almost got tased


On Saturday night just down the street, the DMV Bounce Beat Teen Awards at D.C. Armory were held. Though I skew more towards the jazzy beats of Northeast Groovers and Backyard Band, I defend and explain go-go in the face of … Continue reading

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Go-go: The message IS the music


The much-maligned go-go genre is always fending off criticism: It’s too violent, too regional, too underground. Whatever. Can’t music just be fun to listen to? Yes. And that’s what go-go is to me — fun — the other stuff is … Continue reading

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