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By Thomas Wesley Pentz, Shane McCauley, Alexander Wang

Identified the world over as a curator and influencer among the world’s most sensible DJs, manufacturers, and artists, Wesley Pentz, higher often called Diplo, is on the nexus of tune, model, and cultural tendencies. His checklist label Mad respectable has helped deliver Brazilian baile funk, Angolan Kuduro, and different unknown song to golf equipment world wide, whereas his paintings as a manufacturer has introduced a special sound to hits like M.I.A.’s “Paper Planes,” Chris Brown’s “Look at Me Now,” and Beyoncé’s “Run the area (Girls).”128 Beats according to Minute follows Diplo in this excellent trip, from his involvement with dub reggae in Jamaica to the electro/techno underground in Tel Aviv. each one bankruptcy chronicles his tastes and travels, entire with tweets and playlists, as documented through photographer Shane McCauley. 128 Beats in line with Minute presents distinct entry to the most well liked scenes shaping music’s panorama today. 

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2008. Most DJ setups at large fest ivals in clude two tu rn tables. four CDJs (a CD player built specifically for DJing), and two mixers to tran sition smoothly between DJs throug hou t the night. One of the several technologies available to DJs t oday is shown here-the Serato Contro l v inyl record in green. Serato, known for trying to bridge the divide between the versatility of digital audio and the tacti le control of v iny l turntabli sm. prod uces many popular digital DJing tools. The green records pic tured here pick up the frequ ency w ithin software and ou tput in an analog ton e w here th e timing of the music is picked up wit hin the g roove of the record s.

Buraka @kafaf h•d, numbe, one ""9 1 Top: Gold fronts. Madrid, 2011. Andrea de! Gato. a friend of Zombie Kids. Bottom: At the Sala, a club in Madrid, 2011. Right: Brunettes backstage, Madrid, 2011. Next spread: The Zombie Kids are from Madrid and Play very aggressive DJ sets that span hard rock, dubstep, hiP-hop, and metal. They're a collective working Within the spaces of graphic design, music, and visual art. @thezombiekids 58 - EUROPE Tel Aviv is not what you might think it is from what you see in the news.

Was recruited by Kanye West to be his touring DJ. He is cu rrently based in New York where he runs Fool's Gold Records, a label t hat has b ro ken several ar tists over t he past few years. inc luding Kid Cudi, Kid Sister, and Duck Sauce. His older brother Dave is half of the g rou p Chromeo. his spread: Brodinski (left, backstage, and right. onstage, at the Pukkelpop festival, Belgium, 2008) is a French-born DJ + producer (his fu ll name is Louis Roge). He is a resident of the dance club/venue Social Club, which is located in Paris.

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