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Music, All Shook Down Words with Basement Jaxx: 21 Years of House Music at a Glance

Words with Basement Jaxx: 21 Years of House Music at a Glance

In advance of Basement Jaxx's appearance this Friday at Public Works, we caught up with one half of the duo, Felix Buxton, during some downtime in the studio. We chatted about DJing, music production, and what happens when you've been…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top Five Parties in San Francisco This Weekend

The Top Five Parties in San Francisco This Weekend

Congratulations, you've made it to Thursday. As you've probably gathered, this is an important milestone on the road towards the release and pleasure of the weekend: Yes, that's right, it's time to start thinking about where you want to party.…
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Music, All Shook Down Here's Duck Sauce's New, NSFW Video for "Big Bad Wolf," and Six Other Videos in Which the Human Face Is Absolutely Terrifying

Here's Duck Sauce's New, NSFW Video for "Big Bad Wolf," and Six Other Videos in Which the Human Face Is Absolutely Terrifying

Yesterday, Billboard.com asked its readers if they thought Duck Sauce's new video, for the track "Big Bad Wolf", was the most disturbing video of 2011. Well, we've just had a look -- and while it's definitely weird and it's definitely…
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Music, BeatBox Basement Jaxx

Basement Jaxx

Ten years down the line, dance-pop duo Basement Jaxx writes its own ticket in choosing collaborators. Its fifth album, Scars, features such marquee names as Santogold, Kelis, Sam Sparro, and Yoko Ono. The pair's patented jangly, unrestrained house music suits…
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Music, BeatBox Hiphop gets back to its Roots

Hiphop gets back to its Roots

The "Save Darfur Tour" was conceived by Alexipharmic, a Los Angeles rapper who donates half of his earnings from music to charity. More specifically, he raises funds for nonprofits who promote awareness about the continued genocide in Sudan. The local…
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Music, BeatBox BeatBox

BeatBox

Felix Buxton and Simon Ratcliffe, aka London's Basement Jaxx , have two sets of fans: those who buy their music, a polyglot of rude and raw bass lines, R&B vocals, and insouciant disco bump; and those they spin for on…
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Music, Reviewed Rechenzentrum

Rechenzentrum

This must be the year of the overload, and not only for pop music (and the eastern seaboard's electrical grid). While OutKast and Basement Jaxx have been busy stuffing new albums with as much funky bluster as they can, the…
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Best Club to Scope Out Exotic British DJs

Goodbye, guitarists -- the new special on the board is DJs. "Omigod -- are you in a band?" has been replaced with "OMG -- what do you spin?" Techno, trance, breakbeat, ambient, whatever: If you spin it, the girls (and…
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Best Reason to Stay Up Late Saturday Night

Leaving the club just before last call, you clutch your coat around you and head up the street to where your car hopefully has not been vandalized. It's one of those nights when you think you would have had exactly…
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Music, They'll House You

They'll House You

I am the creator and this is my house, and in my house there is only house music. But I am not so selfish, because once you enter my house it then becomes our house and our house music. ...…
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