21 April 2014 |

Flying Sparks 2014-03-29: Beatitude

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Happy making music for you and my spiritual welfare in four parts. […]

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10 January 2014 |

Flying Sparks 2013-01-05: Delivery 2013

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So, this is supposed to be the first part of a 2013 review of mine – with collected tracks which have been released in 2013. Most of them have not been played by myself here before. The set mostly consists of Techno, House, Bass, Electro, and Breakbeat tracks. There are some with a Swing, Latin, Tango, Polka, Cumbia, Afrobeat, Balkan, or Global flavor.

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3 November 2013 |

Flying Sparks 2013-09-29: Discoteca Classica

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This Flying Sparks set has been put between Downtempo, Breakbeat, Bass, Jungle, Deep House, Disco, Classic music, Latin Beats, Cumbia, Electro Tango, Asian & Arabic Beats.

…featuring new 2013 stuff from Various Production, Daft Punk, Beats Antique, Quantic & Anita Tijouc, Bosq of Whiskey Barons, Dunkelbunt, Skeewiff, Moderat, Bajofondo, Emika, Four Tet, Mark Pritchard, Silkie, and Bart&Baker. This is accompanied with tracks by Aldo Vanucci, Cayetano, Filterwolf and others.

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20 May 2013 |

Flying Sparks 2013-04-28: Cruise 1302

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The second installment of 2013 flying sparks. We are on a cruise to bass heavy beats between house and breakbeat. […]

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21 August 2012 |

Flying Sparks 2012-08-11: Swinging Mish Mash

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The 50th anniversary of the death of Marilyn Monroe was on August 5 – with lots of special features on radio and TV. It left its mark also on me, as you may notice here… There are some more folk and country influenced music after her song "One Silver Dollar". Then we slide into dub, downtempo and trip-hop sounds, touch (electro) swing, and have a side trip to house and breakbeat. A swinging mish mash. Finally, we learn to say goodbye: The teachers are Dusty Springfield, Marilyn Monroe, Jane Russell, Shara Nelson, Kylie Auldist, Barbara Lahr, The Pioneers, and Roy Budd… […]

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