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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17 September 2013 |

Flying Sparks 2013-08-31: Freedom Worldwide!

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A Flying Sparks set with some music for a better world. […]

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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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26 May 2012 |

Flying Sparks 2012-05-10: 61 Ways of Middle Eastern Vibes

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61 ways to the Middle East: with Arabian & Juwish Beats from Egypt, Palestine, Lebanon, Israel, Iran, Iraq, France, UK, Germany, USA and elsewhere. […]

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