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Alex Gutierrez

Alec R. Costandinos Exclusive Interview on Open House Radio

Alec R. Costandinos Exclusive Interview on Open House Radio

This is something we are extremely proud of.Growing up and listening to his records and then years later being able to actually have a conversation with the Master himself was a real privilege. My number one all time Disco Hit has always been Romeo And Juliette. Listen to ...

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December 17th, 2014

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Ecstacy, Pete & Lenny’s  “South Florida Disco History”

Ecstacy, Pete & Lenny’s “South Florida Disco History”

When you walked into Pete and Lenny’s you were never really certain if the band or the DJ was playing. Ecstacy were that good. It was rare to find a group performing current material, let alone nightclub hits usually reserved for the club’s DJs . “Of all the ...

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December 17th, 2014

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Village People…..Judging a Book by it’s Cover

Village People…..Judging a Book by it’s Cover

As a young DJ, I was accustomed to glitzy, colorful , “artsy-fartsy” record covers. So when a friend of mine showed me his promo copy of the Village People’s first album with a plain black and white cover depicting a bunch of guys ( some of the wearing ...

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December 17th, 2014

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He Made us Feel ” Mighty Real “

He Made us Feel ” Mighty Real “

December 16 marked the 26th anniversary of the death of one of Disco’s greatest performers, Sylvester born Sylvester James, Jr. September 6, 1947 in Watts, Los Angeles, California.His music was a staple of nightclubs throughout the world and continues to be included in

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December 17th, 2014

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The Four Seasons “December 1963”

The Four Seasons “December 1963”

In 1994, A Remix of The Four Seasons’ “December, 1963 (Oh, What A Night)”written by original Four Seasons keyboard player Bob Gaudio, re-entered the US Hot 100, where it stayed for 27 weeks, just as it did when it first charted in 1976. The combined Chart ...

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December 17th, 2014

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Foxy ” Get Off Your Ahh and Dance”

Foxy ” Get Off Your Ahh and Dance”

Produced by Disco Music Icon Ray Martinez founder of Paris International Records and creator of the groups Amant and Passion, Foxy was formed in 1976 here in Miami. The group consisted of vocalist Ish Ledesma ,percussionist Richard “Richie” Puente ( son of Tito ...

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December 17th, 2014

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The James Bond /Disco Connection

The James Bond /Disco Connection

I’m a huge James Bond fan,so you can imagine when in the opening credits of ” The Spy Who Loved Me” 007 evades several machine gun wielding adversaries while on a pair of skis to a hard pouncing, dance floor worthy Disco theme,complete with scratching wa ...

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December 16th, 2014

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Land of 1000 Dances ” El Watusi/La Bamba ” 12 inch Version… Still a Classic

Land of 1000 Dances ” El Watusi/La Bamba ” 12 inch Version… Still a Classic

Since it’s release on Casablanca Records in 1983 Rags to Riches ” El Watusi/ La Bamba ” has been a standard must play in the progamming schedule of every veteran DJ here in the South Florida Area . Of course our large Hispanic population may play a major ...

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December 16th, 2014

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The Chakachas ” Jungle Fever” X-Rated Disco?

The Chakachas ” Jungle Fever” X-Rated Disco?

I got in trouble ,BIG trouble when my father walked in to a group of us huddled around my stereo listening to the 1972 song ” Jungle Fever” by the Belgian group ” The Chakachas” The lady in the song was yelling and screaming, and although we ...

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December 16th, 2014

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Disco Movie Marathon

Disco Movie Marathon

Put on your Polyester Pajamas and settle in for a Disco Movie Marathon, although it may not be as long as you would imagine. There were alot of movies made during the Disco Era ( and slightly after),many of them wanted to make you believe they were about Disco , but how many

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December 15th, 2014

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