DJ ALEX GUTIERREZ DISCO MIX 1
01 Jan 1970 |

Alex Gutierrez

Mike ” In The Night” Triay …….Lives on

Mike ” In The Night” Triay …….Lives on

Mike in the Night was an MC, a radio Engineer,a producer, a Remixer a Radio personality he earned each and everyone of those titles with years of hard work and dedication ., but the title that I remember him the most by is ” FRIEND” …..No hard work or dedication there…he was

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October 31st, 2014

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Mantrap Then and Now

Mantrap Then and Now

I could blame Mantrap for introducing me to ” Skipping ” school, but I won’t. You see the first time I skipped class was to go to a Mantrap concert at Miami High. Not only was I risking my life by getting in trouble with my father , but I was also taking a ...

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October 31st, 2014

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Miami Bands of the 70s

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October 31st, 2014

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Miami Bands of The 70s

Miami Bands of The 70s

Those of us who were privileged to be present during that time can appreciate the frustration of not being able to know the history of our musical roots here in Miami. No books or Google searches can produce any information on this period , a time when we were defining ...

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October 31st, 2014

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Open House Culture

Open House Culture

The many bands that played these venues did more than provide us with musical entertainment, they were also the trend setters , high school and junior high school kids would emulate their style of dress from the ‘ QIANA’ shirts down to the transparent plexi glass

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DJ ALEX GUTIERREZ

DJ ALEX GUTIERREZ

In 1976 I bought two BSR Belt driven Turntables with no pitch control and a Radio Shack microphone mixer mixer with no CUE, with money I had saved working as a busboy at a restaurant. I was the “man “!! Well at least I thought I was . I had been to a party where ...

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October 31st, 2014

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Origins of The Disco Ball

Origins of The Disco Ball

It will be forever connected to Disco Music as one of it’s most recognized symbols , yet it has been around since the late 1800s. As early as the 18th century, people used “witches balls” to reflect negative spirits away from the home. Although not 100% ...

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October 29th, 2014

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Happy Birthday Melba Moore ( October 29, 1945)

Happy Birthday Melba Moore ( October 29, 1945)

Her real name is Beatrice Melba Smith.Her first break came in 1967 as a member of the original cast of the musical ‘Hair’.1976 saw her biggest chart success with the Van McCoy-penned song ‘This Is It’. ‘This Is It’ reached the Billboard ...

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October 29th, 2014

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Classic Halloween Selections

Classic Halloween Selections

Ok so you’re having a Classic 70s & 80s themed Party on Halloween Night and you want to keep the feel going without going too far off into left field or get too ” Dark”. You want to keep it Fun . Of Course you have your standard favorites like Monster ...

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October 28th, 2014

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Meet Alec R.

Meet Alec R.

By Disco DJ standards this man could walk on water and part the Red Sea while conducting a 48 piece orchestra at the same time. he was responsible for some if not most of the greatest productions of the Disco Era. You would be hard pressed to find a DJ from that time that ...

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October 24th, 2014

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