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Whether she’s behind the decks or curating a party, Jacq Jill takes care of business. Jacq Jill (aka Lauren Wright) had a busy 2016 with launch of her JUICE project, a “… movement dedicated to providing a platform for booking and highlighting female-identified, genderqueer artists in electronic music.” Ahead of the Our DC event Jacq Jill is playing at U Street Music Hall tomorrow, January 21, she released “FRUIT PUNCH 001

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Best Remix Jimpster, “Eel Pie Island (Adam Port Remix)” [Systematic Recordings] Adam Port’s remix of “Eel Pie Island” is creative on many levels: the sound design is spectacular throughout the track and Port displays a virtuosic rhythmic sense. But what made his rendition of “Eel Pie Island” stand out from every other remix I heard in 2016 was the spoken-word sample he used in the track. The spoken-word artist shares

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Best Remix Mc Pedrinho, “Dom Dom Dom (Banginclude & Zee Reach)”  MC Andinho x Lemonick x MC Baiano & MC Kalzin, “Aquecimiento da Litoral (Pobvio Crash Edit)” “Global Bass Music” (GBM) is an appropriate name to define the sounds of 2016 as producers dug deeper and deeper into regional specializations of dance music (see also: baile funk, Jersey club, gqom, etc). My favorite tracks to come out of this movement were Banginclude

Mssingno first made waves in the realm of underground dance music three years ago with his first single, “Brandy Flip,” which was quickly followed up by his excellent debut, self-titled EP for Goon Club Allstars, released on vinyl on November 18, 2013. His signature sound employs an emotive grime soundscape that usually revolves around a tear-jerking, pitch-shifted R&B vocal sample. This is exemplified perfectly on “XE2,” the lead single from

Your average DJ mix is not typically only 7 minutes and 4 seconds long, but then again, EASYFUN (PC Music) is not your average DJ/producer. EASY THIS EASY THAT is his second mix for PC Music, and this one clocks in at an entire three seconds shorter than his last. Luckily, EASYFUN, real name Finn Keane, included that little tidbit as the only information accompanying the release on SoundCloud.