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I was a DJ for 5 yrs, soo I've collected quite an extensive collection of music. I started out as a DJ on a college radio station in Missoula,MT. after about 3 years became a Music Director helping to program a college radio station,then I started a hybrid radio show of jazz and became Jazz Director within a year's time. I produced jazz show and corresponded with hundreds of record labels, and promotions. what am I listening to now? well rather eclectic groups like, Burial,Calibre, Boxcutter,Skream, Skepta, Four Tet, MMW, Cut Chemist,Charli2na, and superb mixing talents of really great up to date artists work on original jazz to 'Bump it Up" like "Verve Remixes" 1.2. (Richard Dorfmeister, Krueder,) DJ Spooky, DJ Logic, DJ Wally,Avalanches, DJ Wally, Nickodemius & Mariano, Goapele, DJ-J-Boogie, DJ Sake 1, PPP, Roots, Mos Def, Peanutbutter Wolf, Madvillian, J Rocc, Talib K, Bugz in the Attic, St Germain, Massive Attack, King Britt, DJ Shadow, DJ Cam as for Jazz, Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, Clark Terry, Bob Berg, Spyrogyra, Crusaders, Chick Corea, John Mclaughlin Billy Cobham, PassPort, Medeski, Martin & Wood, Bad Plus, Dave Douglas, Children on the Corner(kind of Bitches Brew with updated artists), Also like Thelonius Monk, John Coltrane, Billie Holiday, as well my Favorite band Pink Floyd who I've seen 3 times and Roger Waters once @ Gorge in George,WA. As for Rock well you haven't enough space for me to write all That I've seen, artists like the Rolling Stones, John Lee Hooker & Bonnie Raitt, Pearl Jam, Eric Clapton, Steve Miller Band, Rush, Frank Zappa and Mothers of Invention, New York Dolls, The Band, Alice Cooper, Foghat, Edgar & Johnny Winter, Little Feat, Dave Matthews Band, Jam bands like String Cheese, Galactic, Robert Walters & 20th Congress, Widespread Panic, Lake Trout, Garage Mahal, Phish, Leftover Salmon, Bela Fleck, Merl Saunders & Rain forest Band, Gov't Mule, More rock... Big Head Todd & Monsters, J. Giels Band, Blues artists Taj Mahal,BB King, old progressive rock Yes, Genesis, Jethro Tull, Indigo Girls, Santana, Bob Segar's Bullet Band, Blues Traveler, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Yes...And for the Blues artists , Buddy Guy, Charlie Musselwhite, Robert Cray band, Keb'Mo, Cash McCall.... and many others can't think (what can I say the 70's were Really Good to Me :&rt;) well what I can remember of it. ^_^
Curenntly working on a mix by use of abelton and learning :))
peace, Love & fresh Beatz