DJ ALEX GUTIERREZ DISCO MIX 1
01 Jan 1970 |

Miami Disco Project

The Young Man’s Guide To Disco

The Young Man’s Guide To Disco

Yeah, Yeah I know Disco, The white suits, pointing your finger towards the sky, Disco Duck and the stuff you have been conditioned to hate by basically everyone, but ” Staying Alive ” does not define this rich and complex music. In order to formulate a REAL ...

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March 30th, 2016

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Are You a ” Disco Bunny”?

Are You a ” Disco Bunny”?

Disco. it permeated every accept of culture during the late 70s . No subject or holiday was tabu. The term “Disco Bunny” was and is used to describe an ardent fan of the genre. ” Hi, my name is Alex and I am a DISCO BUNNY !!” Are You? Here is a ...

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March 27th, 2016

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D.D. Sounds – Cafe

D.D. Sounds – Cafe

” Cafe” by DD Sounds easily makes any Disco DJ’s Top 10 List ( I prefer the vocal version) The 15 minute ” A ” side of one of the most iconic Disco records ( and covers) of the late 70s has always been a Miami Disco Classic.In one of it’s ...

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March 16th, 2016

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Jeanette “Lady”  Day  –   Come Let Me Love You  (1981)

Jeanette “Lady” Day – Come Let Me Love You (1981)

Back in the early 80s Prelude Records , the house of such fast thumping bangers like ” Fire Night Dance” ” Keep on Jumpin” and many more , began putting out more soulful and down tempo product with heavy elements of Disco. The “Extended ...

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March 16th, 2016

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Disco Goes Green !!

Disco Goes Green !!

So for St.Patrick’s I thought I would search out tracks with the word Green in the title , not necessarily songs about the holiday itself, although I did find something called ” Molly Malones – The Irish Disco Album ” but really No signs of ...

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March 15th, 2016

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Miami Loves Marc Staggers “Bring it Home to Me”

Miami Loves Marc Staggers “Bring it Home to Me”

DSG Music has consistently release quality product to the point that I will play anything with their logo The new single by Marc Staggers ” Bring it Home to Me” was no exception. Staggers’ smooth vocals capture the feel and groove of Luther Vandross while ...

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March 14th, 2016

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Earth Wind & Fire Does Salsa  Michael Tate & 3D Rhythm Of Life “Fantasy”

Earth Wind & Fire Does Salsa Michael Tate & 3D Rhythm Of Life “Fantasy”

In my opinion one of the most challenging bands to attempt to cover is Earth Wind and Fire ,let alone a Salsa version. The EWF fan base is extremely loyal and would not tolerate a mediocre performance of such an iconic EWF track. Fantasy ( one of my personal favorites) from ...

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March 12th, 2016

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March 12, 1988  Rick Astley Hits #1 with ” Never Gonna Give You Up “

March 12, 1988 Rick Astley Hits #1 with ” Never Gonna Give You Up “

March 12 ,1988 Rick Astley was Number One on the Billboard Hot 100 with his debut U.S. single, “Never Gonna Give You Up.” A product of one of the most successful song writing teams of the 90s STOCK AITKEN & WATERMAN responsible for hits for Artists like ...

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March 9th, 2016

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The History of “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood”

The History of “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood”

It was first recorded in 1964 by Nina Simone in the Jazz Genre. Being a Disco Bunny of course I preferred the disco version by Santa Esmeralda ( Leroy Gomez on Vocals), which took The Animals’ arrangement and added some disco and other Latin elements mainly flamenco ...

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March 8th, 2016

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THE CROWN – GARY BYRD AND THE GB EXPERIENCE

THE CROWN – GARY BYRD AND THE GB EXPERIENCE

Back in 1983 when “rap music” ( as it was known then ) was still fun .Stevie Wonder released this gem on his short lived record label and then on Motown Records. All though it had a serious message the arrangements and vocals gave it a post funky Disco feel ...

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March 8th, 2016

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