Articles tagged with Cut Chemist
We’ve already posted photos from our special event with best buddies Director Jason Reitman and Cut Chemist, but now the video and audio is available too.
My favorite part was hearing how they met. After Jason’s first big success with the movie “Thank You for Smoking”, his managers asked if there was anyone in Hollywood he wanted to meet.. His first request – Cut Chemist.
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From KCRW’s Taryn Olsen:
Among the myriad of muses and inspirations, music often emerges as a touchstone for creators of all mediums. So when KCRW asked longtime friends, director Jason Reitman and master turntablist Cut Chemist, to sit down for a conversation with KCRW Music Director Jason Bentley, there was plenty to talk about. (We’ll be airing excerpts from the interview THIS Friday, Dec 16 …
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We are bringing together two incredible minds for a one-of-a-kind evening in Downtown LA on December 10! I’m personally so excited about this one.
A little background…Director Jason Reitman (“Juno”, “Up in The Air”) was the very first guest we ever taped as part of the Guest DJ Project. He was so excited about his picks that it made us all giddy. His love for …
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Earlier this week, Mr. Lucas McFadden (a.k.a. Cut Chemist) visited Morning Becomes Eclectic and scratched and loop-pedaled a mindblowing live, real time version of his most recent release, The Sound of the Police. It was awesome to hear and watch him create such a seamless, gorgeous mix with a single turntable and a loop pedal. I’ve seen him do that kind of set a number …
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Cut Chemist told us his Sound of the Police set – performed with just one turntable and loop pedals – is the hardest he’s ever had to play live. And that’s saying a lot for an artist that is constantly challenging himself. He’s a technician for sure and watching him from Master Control this morning, none of us could take our eyes off his …
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From KCRW DJ Anthony Valadez:
I have always admired a DJ that can change things up every now and then throughout his/her career.
If there was ever one that came to mind right off the bat, it would have to be Cut Chemist.
Through the years, we have seen him in various stages — whether working with Unity Committee or Jurassic 5 as co producer/DJ or creating …
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Since I still consider myself more of a music fan than a music “professional” I chose my list around the albums I literally played most this year – and which ones I think I’ll still be pressing play on well into 2011 and beyond.
(two notes — Local Natives’s “Gorilla Manor” was on my list last year or it certainly would have been this year. …
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KCRW’s Top 50 Most Played Albums for the Week of 11/08/2010
1 UNDERWORLD == Barking >> [Om]
2 NERD == Nothing >> [Star Trak/interscope]
3 RADIO CITIZEN == Hope & Despair >> [Ubiquity]
4 CFCF == River >> [Rvng]
5 MANN, CHICO == Analog Drift >> [Waxpoetics]
6 GROOVE ARMADA == White Light >> [Om]
7 TRICKY == Mixed Race >> [Domino]
8 CUT CHEMIST == Sound Of The Police >> [Self …
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KCRW’s Top 50 Most Played Albums for the Week of 10/18/2010
1 RONSON, MARK & THE BUSINESS INTL == Record Collection >> [Rca]
2 BOWIE, DAVID == Golden Years – Kcrw Remixes >> [Emi/kcrw]
3 DUKE SPIRIT == Kusama Ep >> [Shangri-la Music]
4 TRICKY == Mixed Race >> [Domino]
5 CUT CHEMIST == Sound Of The Police >> [Self Release]
6 BELLE & SEBASTIAN == Write About Love >> …
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KCRW has confirmed LA DJ legend Cut Chemist, The Duke Spirit, Gram Rabbit, and more to perform at our killer Halloween bash Masquerade on Saturday, October 30, 2010 at the Legendary Park Plaza. *get tickets here*
To celebrate, we’re giving you some free music! Check it out!
We have an exclusive free download of the track “Povo De Santo” from Cut Chemist’s new album Sound of …