Adele overplayed? Remix it, mash it, cover it

[image thanks to WolvesAteMyFace by way of MelodyOfYourLife]   If you’ve been out in the world lately, or even if you haven’t, you’ve probably heard Adele’s “Rolling in the Deep.” At the mashup night where I like to dance, they are in the habit of playing it two or three times in the same night. But, hey, it’s a great song and Adele’s fame is much deserved–no doubt the woman can sing. But at this point, we need some different versions of it because the original is getting tiresome from overplay. Here’s a favorite remix, cover and mashup to allow… tell me more

The XX Marks the Mezzanine

Image via Wikipedia While Destructo was finishing up his set at the Mezzanine, I wandered upstairs in search of a better view. I was surprised to see a DJ setting up in the back room. Hope alighted my belly. I asked the gent assembling what his name was and he said Jaime. Hope swelled. I asked him if he had a DJ name. He seemed a little taken aback, like the answer wasn’t ready at his fingertips. “The XX.” I said, “Oh, great. Then you’re who I’m here to see.” Well that wasn’t exactly true—I’d only found out he was… tell me more