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<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-596x596+7+0_6579193.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Qool__Marv, Black Teenager in the 80s

Was 18 in 1987

Recorded in my 20s...transferred from cassette.

Qool Classics #5

Searching To FIND THE ONE
Love ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-1536x1536+0+209_6576768.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />16 years old in 1985

This is the 1st part of a 2 part private party where the celebrant, turning 40, wanted 80s and contemporary dance music. The photo is a reflection of ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-718x718+30+32_6569333.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Recorded on May 29, 2012

My 1st set at Soho House started with a great conversation. "Imagination..., etc.," was my answer to a question about how I'd approach the night musically.

Good ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-939x939+223+0_6516007.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />1st version is 4 hours. This clocks in at 2 hours & 30 minutes and that's about how long it took Qool__Marv to run his 1st 1/2 marathon.

Running for two hours straight, marathon ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-2593x2593+922+0_6492193.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />1.Beck - Tropicalia - Geffen Records
2.Dream Warriors - My Definition Of A Boombastic Jazz Style (Young Disciples All Blues Mix) - 4th & Broadway Records
3.Big Bud featuring ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-669x669+236+0_6492641.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Ambient Bob Marley and many more...

From '99

Photo http://www.flickr.com/photos/saragi/6676535105/ / http://saragiusti.tumblr.com/page/11

Qool__Marv is a Cancer born on ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-1372x1372+528+0_6491603.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />
1.Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra - Jazze Speaks - KingKladze Compilation
2.4 Hero - Naima - 2000 Black Records
3.Kerri Chandler - When I Get Away From Here - Flipside Records
4.Yukihiro ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-601x601+0+3_6487402.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />A mood of reflection inspired by Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes. This includes a selection of hers that was on an album that was not released in the States. I always wondered why? My ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-1473x1473+0+0_6487326.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Lullaby – Chris Bowden w/4 Hero
Red, Rolled, & Seen – Finley Quaye
Stars – Nightmares On Wax
Is This The Place – Hunch
Lo-fi Ghost Appiration – Dust
F*ck Dub – ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-523x523+16+80_6486444.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />...three or four songs, then

1. The Groove - Global Communication
2. All I Have - Tony D.
3. It's Love - Naked Music NYC
4. High Times Remix - Jamiroquai
5. Faut Se Lacher ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-333x333+0+0_6474681.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />The Underground Railroad on WBAI 99.5 With Jay Smooth G-Man QoolMarv Kwame Mr Voodoo Wyclef Jean Pras and Lauren Hill


Another peek at the early years of Qool DJ Marv's ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-805x805+0+81_6472593.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Recorded in the mid-90s to showcase songs that were good but not on the radio. There used to be a television ad that proclaimed pork as "the other white meat."

A double reverse ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-622x622+0+67_6474148.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Description:
***this tape starts with an explicit Chris Rock quote (keep that volume down for a sec if the kids are around...or your co-worker)***

Twelve tapes in, I get the ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-1595x1595+0+0_6471328.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Still looking and hoping to find #2. Stay tuned.

This series has had a few names. Many Styles was its name for a little bit.
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/mymedia/thumb/1102801/600x600_2100064.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />A lot of songs that are associated with various scenes and place throughout the globe. New school soul meets trip hop meets world beat meets head nod hip hop. Now the songs associate with each other. ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-332x332+0+167_6469139.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />1st mix after 9/11/2001.

A botched intro and heavy leaning on the delay f/x kept this one on ice for years.

Recently, a friend told me that this, still, was one of his favorites.

That's ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-712x712+47+153_6446483.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Consciously Unconscious is a straight to cassette, non-mixed, mixtape made during the Summer of '99.

Generally bright, warm, and optimistic, Qool DJ Marv's mood here is dim, ...
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