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<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400_6907656.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Yes, I know that title ends with a preposition, but it is the name of the cornerstone composition composed by Skitz and Roots Manuva.

All of these mixes begin with a cornerstone song. Wherever ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-339x339+236+0_6908992.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Under The Skin - The Brothers...in the House!

For The Love Of Money - Disco Dub Band...going out to the MAN in manager, Gil in the House

The Bottle - Kenny Dope...going out ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-1134x1134+465+65_6866099.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Nights Over Egypt - Jones Girls
Take Your Time...Change Your Mind - Quantic Soul Orchestra & Alice Russell
Pra Manha - Da Lata
O Tempo Samba - Grupo Batuque
One Thing About ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-460x460+0+0_6857439.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />3rd time, a charm.

Can you believe that I'm playing LOUIS ARMSTRONG at the Soho House?
MISSION IMPOSSIBLE to those who only like to pose that they love music
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/mymedia/thumb/1102801/1400x1400_6840936.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />1st course during a Qool__Marv evening at Ginny's Supper Club.

Ginny's is the subterranean venue beneath the Red Rooster in Harlem, NYC.


This ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400_6757717.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />1.Jimmy Castor Bunch - Creation - RCA Records
2.Jimmy Castor Bunch - It's Just Begun - RCA Records
3.Olympic Runners - Put Your Music Where Your Mouth Is -
4.Pleasure - Joyous - Fantasy ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400_6743334.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />http://www.thegardenfestival.eu/en/festival-vibe/yearbooks/2011/

Perhaps it was jetlag + beach brain + bad conversion of 12-hour clock vs 24-hour clock that was the reason for this miscalculation ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-1346x1346+247+0_6719796.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Under 40? I've been there. I can relate.

Especially to when you're that adult age and all those old head wise tale sayings start ringing true no matter how much you knew ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-960x960+187+0_6700256.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />http://www.bizbash.com/sunny_climes_inspire_hboand_8217_s_peachy_emmy_bash/los-angeles/story/6642/

"...HBO, always a big winner, unambiguously celebrated another change this ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-1897x1897+0+0_6702894.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />http://www.marcussamuelsson.com/playlists/sounds-of-summer-dj-qool-marvs-playlist

And while I was upstairs doing this, Robert Glasper was downstairs at http://ginnyssupperclub.com/ ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-1176x1176+1038+163_6697424.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Thanks to Down South for a great opportunity to do Hip Hop, R&B;, and some black radio classics. There are a few fine imported vinyls in the set too.

Let it roll.

http://www.gettyimages.com/search/search.aspx?EventId=71265560 ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-600x600+128+0_6694252.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />http://djqoolmarvsounds.podomatic.com/entry/2012-06-02T12_10_25-07_00

After the 1st time at Soho House, I revisited how I wanted to play this night. I thought about getting ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-112x112+171+0_6657521.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />The Irish have been a massive part of my luck!

Thanks to my co-pilot on this live set, Mark Murphy a/k/a DJ Scope.

Who is playing what? Who cares?


Please ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-453x453+69+0_6652430.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />It's been a few years and the statute of 'stays in Vegas' limitations have expired.

A rare set of Mr. Eclectic playing a straight up commercial Hip Hop and R&B; set with a ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-419x419+111+0_6593073.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />http://www.eightball.ie/2006/10/12/qool-dj-marv-2/

Green's Groove
So Far To Go
Give It To Me
Blue Funk
My Doorbell
Jungle Feverx2
: )
Love & Happiness
House ...
<img src="http://assets.podomatic.net/ts/2c/df/a6/djqoolmarvsounds/1400x1400-1296x1296+264+0_6581309.jpg" alt="itunes pic" /><br />Sprinting through some straight up party classics on the black hand side.

Back in the 90s, when I got to these songs in my sets, I’d get a twinkle in my eye.

My world ...
<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_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 or leisurely, ...
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