DJ ALEX GUTIERREZ DISCO MIX 1
01 Jan 1970 |

Alex Gutierrez

Beyond Freestyle….. Will to Power

Beyond Freestyle….. Will to Power

Will to Power’s music existed on the same plane as the music of the day…….Freestyle. Playing at the clubs and on radio side by side., but the music that Bob Rosenberg created transcended the freestyle formula and created a unique hybrid of musical ...

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February 28th, 2015

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Homegrown Talent …….Paris by Air

Homegrown Talent …….Paris by Air

Signed by Lewis Martinee to Pantera and then to Sony Records, their style was very European despite their Miami roots. ” I was given a Demo by the band and immediately liked their sound and signed them” recalls Martinee ” Their single “Voices in Your ...

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February 28th, 2015

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HIJACK !!

HIJACK !!

Instrumental and semi-instrumental Disco were popular sub genres in some areas ( Kebekelektrik,Space,Biddu Orchestra ). My first contact with the track ” Hijack” was with Herbie Mann’s 1974 hit. Although not completely instrumental ( it repeated the ...

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February 28th, 2015

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Goodbye ” Mr.Spock” a Disco Tribute (March 26, 1931 – February 27, 2015)

Goodbye ” Mr.Spock” a Disco Tribute (March 26, 1931 – February 27, 2015)

Star Trek star Leonard Nimoy passed away today, he was 83. The Theme from Star Trek” (originally scored under the title “Where No Man Has Gone Before”)was written by Alexander Courage for Star Trek, created by Gene Roddenberry and originally aired between ...

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February 27th, 2015

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Carjul Records: Miami DJs Will Never Forget The Feeling

Carjul Records: Miami DJs Will Never Forget The Feeling

If you were a DJ, even if you thought you were a DJ Carlos would treat you with equal respect. He was a quiet kind of guy except when talking about the one thing he loved …..music. He was a walking encylopedia on Disco. Every detail, every label. We spent many days ...

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February 26th, 2015

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The ” Phases” of Disco

The ” Phases” of Disco

Disco music experimented with multiple cultural styles, you can almost call them “phases’ Whatever they were they managed to appeal to many people that were able to enjoy the ” Disco-fied” sounds of their native country’s musical style. Many ...

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February 26th, 2015

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Open House Band ….The Antiques

Open House Band ….The Antiques

The Antiques” were the very first musical pop group made up of Cuban-American youths to record a hit song in the U.S. In 1971, “Va Cayendo Una Lagrima” rose to the # 1 spot in the Latin Music Charts, and remained there for seven (7) consecutive weeks ...

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February 25th, 2015

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Open House Band  “Heaven”

Open House Band “Heaven”

I must have been 13 years old,my first Junior High School Dance. I managed to steal a spray of my father’s Pierre Cardin Cologne . My shoes were from Danery’s Peleteria located right across from Angelita’s Novias and right down the street from El Palcio del

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February 25th, 2015

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Throwing a Wrench into the Machine ” There But for the Grace of God Go I “

Throwing a Wrench into the Machine ” There But for the Grace of God Go I “

I’ve played this track thousands of times since it was released in 1979. The song tells the tale of Carlos and Carmen Vidal who decide to move their daughter away from the city to isolate her from certain groups which they believe will be detrimental to her upbringing ...

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February 25th, 2015

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“Love Disco Style” Erotic Drum Band….is there any other style?

“Love Disco Style” Erotic Drum Band….is there any other style?

Mixed by Tom Savarese ,clocking in at a brisk 134 BPM’s The Erotic Drum Band’s magnificent dance Floor Sizzler ” Love Disco Style” (13:54) was and in many cases still represents the peak of the Night, the secret weapon a Disco DJ unleashes at that ...

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February 24th, 2015

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