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this one’s for me: clams casino-instrumental mixtape

fuuuck. sometimes i wonder what the fuck i was thinking doing any kind of music blog. especially a music blog based on my tastes. dirty-esque as they may ever be. sucker. sure, it’s nice to have common interests, but really, i don’t give a fuck. if you really don’t like it don’t listen. and stop […]

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frequency spunnin’: surgeon-breaking the frame and v.i.v.e.k.-eyes down

  see it with your ears here. and then: eyes down. bass up.   oh yes, my f(r)iends. sumo-fat-ne-ess.   …    

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alva noto and ryuichi sakamoto-summvs: so shim recommended

as always the album art is a little grandma-esque for my taste but dammit this just may be the finest yet in their oh so fertile collab. “dreamy” doesn’t even come close. beg, borrow or ask for it for xxx-mas.  

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EP of the week- smoov shimmy recommends: old apparatus

hot damn!!! that totally dependable little label deep medi has done it again!!! on this brief we find the minds of mala and crew future-proofing the shit out of dubstep with this audio fuck machine and thusly proving once and for all that you can teach an old apparatus dirty new trix; high fives!!!!!!

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he be bangin’: new diego stocco

Diego Stocco – Dustland from Diego Stocco on Vimeo. freaking TIGHT!!!!! the always amazing diego does it again!!!

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best of 2010: shim recommends-downliners sekt

fucking LOVE these guys, despite the fact that one of them might be from kanada: these 3 albums are a MUST OWN. available here for free but you should certainly PAY REAL BUBBLES/MAYONNAISE/CHEDDAR for them.yerp. fucking glorious. all the best in 2011, bitchez.

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dziga vertov and biosphere: man with a movie camera

Biosphere: Man With A Movie Camera from Geir Jenssen / Biosphere on Vimeo.

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desert island discs xxx v.2: miles davis-live evil

oh holy fucking skid-marked/stink-fisted soul diapers! this album was meant to be the evil twin of bitches brew but miles came to realize that this be it’s own beast. and what a fucking raging, groovy bitch-goddess-beast it be! don’t let the cover art fool you, this is black-hot-top form-dark-matter-jazz-worm-hole-super nova shit that’ll make your grandma […]

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otherwise they wouldn’t need the lights: advice from thelonious monk

word.

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smoov shimmy’s picks o’ the week: teebs, heavy winged and lilys

i love/luv/LOOOVE  me some internet backtalk, especially when people are shitting on my writing/journalistic style as “lazy” or “vague” or “pukey.” well, sheeple are entitled to their opinions and, sadly, to get their hate on; but i maintain that i will do only these things: not bullshit you, not sell anything ever or get creepy […]

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