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The record players : DJ revolutionaries

Author: Bill Brewster; Frank Broughton
Publisher: New York : Black Cat, [2010]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Collects firsthand accounts in a vibrant oral history of the rise of the DJ culture and includes songs lists, discographies, and photos.
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Genre/Form: Interview
Interviews
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Brewster; Frank Broughton
ISBN: 9780802170897 0802170897
OCLC Number: 669750170
Description: 475 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction. Listen to this! --
Jimmy Savile : dance hall disrupter --
Ian Samwell : no. 1 deejay --
Jeff Dexter : the modfather --
John Peel : inspired everybody --
Terry Noel : original mixer --
Francis Grasso : the groundbreaker --
'Farmer' Carl Dene : treasure seeker --
Ian Levine : soul adventurer --
Kev Roberts : casino royal --
Ian Dewhirst : a northern soul --
Steve D'Acquisto : disco's radical --
David Mancuso : party messiah --
Tom Moulton : father of remixing --
Nicky Siano : wild man of disco --
François Kevorkian : disco dubmaster --
Kool Herc : father of hip hop --
Grandmaster Flash : scientist of the mix --
Afrika Bambaataa : Zulu king of the Bronx --
Arthur Baker : maestro electro --
Grand Mixer D. ST : turntable virtuoso --
DJ Shadow : vinyl resurrectionist --
Frankie Knuckles : godfather of house --
Chip E : Chicago architect --
Marshall Jefferson : leader of the jack --
DJ Pierre : acid originator --
David Morales : hitmaker --
Louis Vega : master at work --
Juan Atkins : techno rebel --
Derrick May : high-tech soul --
Jeff Mills : Detroit wizard --
Alfredo : Ibiza's magician --
José Padilla : smooth operator --
Daniele Baldelli : cosmic voyager --
Froggy : soul mafia hitman --
Danny Rampling : acid house evangelist --
Terry Farley : cultural hooligan --
Andrew Weatherall : electronic punk --
Mike Pickering : haçienda housemaster --
Paul Oakenfold : most successful --
Norman Cook : pop star --
Pete Tong : essential selector --
Sasha : son of God? --
Fabio : hardcore hero --
Shut up And Dance : into the jungle --
Dreem Teem : garage mechanics --
Tiësto : stadium superstar.
Other Titles: DJ revolutionaries
Responsibility: [interviews by] Bill Brewster & Frank Broughton.

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Acclaimed authors and music historians Brewster and Broughton have spent years traveling across the world to interview the revolutionary and outrageous DJs who shaped the last half-century of pop  Read more...

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