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Tardy WMC 2010 recap

This year the family reunion vibe trumped the hustle, and I’ve come to appreciate that a lot more. I don’t know how much of it is the economy, a shift in the industry or a waning interest in WMC but attendance was noticeably lower. Last year I noted a recession effect and this year my […]

Refuge #20: WMC bye week

No Refuge this week. I’m flying south to that thing I go to every year in order to do some things. These highlights from last week’s set will freshen your library until we resume. Al Green – “Love Ritual” Reverend Al did afrobeat in 1975? Word? Now you know. The Pharcyde – “Drop” (Da Beatminerz […]

DJ Stylus giggery at WMC 2010

Some esteemed colleagues extended invites to myself and Jahsonic to smash some parties at this year’s Winter Music Conference. AFRIQUE ELECTRIQUE: THE MIAMI WMC EDITION! Wednesday, March 24, 2010- 12-10PM DJ SETS BY: Salah Ananse(ATL), DJ Wasabi(MIA), DJ Kwest_on(CHI), Sean Alvarez(CHI), DJ Stylus(DC), DJ Jahsonic(DC), Kev Kruz(NYC), Ramon Rawsoul(ATL/CHI), DJ Dave K(ITALY) DJ Vidal(NJ) DJ […]

WMC 2009

For everyone who didn’t follow my Twitter feed or check out Fusicology’s breakdown, here’s a much delayed final word on that one thing that happens after SXSW. This was definitely the recession WMC, but the actual effect was less severe than I anticipated. Attendance was lower all around but the folks that did come were […]

DJ Stylus giggery at WMC 2009

Thursday March 26, 2009 The Goodness & Fusicology presents the Third Annual All-Star throwdown, giving it up for Soul Brother No. 1, Minister of the New. New Super-heavy Funk, the Godfather of Soul…James Brown Godfather III Yuca Lounge 501 Lincoln Rd Miami Beach, FL 5 PM – midnight Free w/RSVP or WMC Badge RSVP email: […]

WMC 2008

Every year it’s more and more like a family affair, with great friends old and new. So many folks to shout out for memorable musical moments, conversation, drinks at the bar, promos packed with treats, and the wonderful opportunity to be a peer and a fan: King Britt, Vikter Duplaix, Rich Medina, DJ Moni, SunTzu […]

WMC 2 DC: The Post Conference Wrap Party, Sat 4/5

Straight warehouse style, but with nice floors and a cozy vibe. No velvet rope. No dress code. No silly bouncers. No noise ordinance. NO EMPTY, VAPID MUSIC. No requests (unless they’re good ones). Just a gang of DC’s finest deck handlers banging out with full creative control and no agenda other than taking you higher. […]

WMC ’07 Wrap Up

Another week of putting hella mileage on my feet with hours of dancing and walking, making new friends and strengthening existing alliances. Many adult beverages were consumed, many ill beats absorbed, many pounds given and pretty much non-stop good cheer was spread all around. Here are some highlights… • Illest DJ’ing Display (aka the “Y’all […]