In The Mix Archive: December, 2010

Gogol Bordello and Man Man at the Electric Factory

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The holiday live music doldrums come to an abrupt end on Wednesday night with the gypsy punk three ring circus of Gogol Bordello at the Electric... Read more

Teena Marie, RIP

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The first white singer ever signed to Motown, Rick James protege Teena Marie died Sunday at 54. Her obit is here. Her first hit was "I'm... Read more

Beck's Christmas Mix

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Santa Doesn't Smoke, a 40 minute-plus quite funky and kinda kitschy Xmas mix put together by Beck (Hansen, that is), is available at his... Read more

Trudy Pitts' Christmas

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Trudy Pitts, the Philadelphia jazz organist and the last woman standing in a proud tradition that includes the late Jimmy Smith, Shirley Scott... Read more

Kanye's Christmas In Harlem

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In Kanye West's dark twisted Christmas fantasy, he plays Bad Santa, and you sit on his lap. The rapper, producer and 2010 artist of the year... Read more

Here Come The Christmas Zombies

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Philadelphia 's Bah & the Humbugs are America's Premier Satiric Christmas Rock Band, or at least that's what their web site says. Bigger... Read more

Marah Mea Culpa

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Give Marah, the formerly Philadelphian roots-rock band that used to be fronted by Dave Bielanko and his brother Serge and is now fronted by... Read more

Christmas Was Better In The '80s

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Was it? The Futureheads, the UK post-punk band from Sunderland who take their musical cues from that decade, believe that to be the case. They're... Read more