Seeking the naughty funk
The Ark is an adult venue (i.e. it’s both in an Adult-rated sim, and is a strip/yiff joint), that usually plays trance music when there’s no DJ on. As such, I’d rather play something different, like… funk. Taking into account the racy atmosphere of the venue, I always keep on the lookout for the naughty stuff. That is, flirtacious, nudge-nudge-wink-wink, rather like...
Adventures in Lo-Fi
I did a set in The Listening Room on the theme of “Lo-Fi”. As in “low fidelity”; the stuff that is recorded in someone’s bedroom, or garage, on some cheap and shitty 4-track that doesn’t have the vocals mixed right or the drums are washed out because the sound guy dropped the damn thing in the bathtub. Then it was thrown on a cassette tape, copied to more...