Some more dance floor mashes

Posted in 00's, 40's, 50's, 70's, 90's, dance floor, electronic, hip hop, mashup, rock, video on February 7th, 2011 by djfaroff

1) I feel soul bossa nova – James Brown vs Quincy Jones vs EZ Rollers

2) We are your D.A.N.C.E. Justice vs Simian vs Justice

3) Peter Gunn (Mashup Remix) – Henry Mancini vs MSTRKRFT vs Metallica vs Dirty Funker

This last one was made exclusively for the cool compilation by Elocnep: Smash The Dancefloor 2

Minnie the Masher – Cab Calloway vs House of Pain vs Vaya Con Dios vs Rico Bernasconi

Brazil, Eastern Europe… world mashups

Posted in 00's, 60's, 90's, Beatles, Brazil, World, dance floor, hip hop, mashup, pop, rock, video on January 27th, 2011 by djfaroff

I’m not a huge fan of the term “world music”. But I do like to mash styles from completely different countries and contexts. So today I’ll post some of my culture-clash tracks.

First, the 2008 compilation “East vs West Vol.1″ (I still need to make Vol. 2).

And here’s the video for the “House of Klezmer” track, with some footage from the movie “The Mad Adventures of Rabbi Jacob” (I get asked about it so often). This mash features tracks House of Pain, Amsterdam Klezmer Band, and Pa Brapad.

Another track that bridges completely different contexts is this one…