Thursday, January 7, 2016

Guest Mix: Baby Armie

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I fancied myself a music writer at one time, and there's no doubt that has rubbed off on my approach to DJing. When I put together a mix, I like to cover a specific sound, era, scene, region, theme, or mood the way a feature writer might. And this mix is no different. I gathered up some of my favorite—and more accessible—dance tunes of the past year and threw them all in a pot. The resulting product is eclectic and encompasses many genres. 2015 seemed to offer no particular overbearing trend in underground dance music, and I tried to reflect that here.

01. A. G. Cook - "What I Mean" [Annie Mac Presents]
02. The Galleria - "Calling Card" [Environ Records]
03. Tensnake - "In the End (I Want You to Cry) (Lone Remix)" [Running Back Records]
04. Nozinja - "Xihukwani" [Warp Records]
05. Project Pablo - "Sky Lounge" [1080p]
06. Seaside Houz Boyz - "Deepness of X70002" [Hot Haus Recs]
07. Morgan Geist - "Darkstar" [Environ Records]
08. Koova - "In Search Of" [Central Processing Unit]
09. Archie Pelago - "Clammy Customer" [Mister Saturday Night Records]
10. Slam Skillet - "Connective" [Dirty//Clean]
11. DJ Dotorado ft. DJ Teklas - "Drena" [Warp Records]
12. Jubilee - "Jealous" [Mixpak Records]
13. Model 500 - "Hi NRG" [Metroplex]
14. Sega Bodega - "Sun Loop" [Activia Benz]
15. Callosum - "Overture" [Car Crash Set]
16. Plastician - "Sorcery" [Terrorhythm]
17. Glacci - "Ember" [Heka Trax]
18. The Phantom - "Complex City" [Silverback Recordings]


Baby Armie is a DJ and music writer based in Fayetteville. He runs the music blog AiMT, where he writes a monthly column about dance music, and his mixes have been featured by VICE and FACT Magazine. Book him for DJ gigs here

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