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by shortyjul
Wed Jan 29, 2003 4:38 am
Forum: DJ Skillz
Topic: DJ'ing in "Tendas"
Replies: 10
Views: 4645

The one thing that needs to be clarified is that in Argentine Tango, the individual songs are usually MUCH shorter than swing songs, AND you are generally expected to dance with ONE person for an entire set(like mak0tz said). The tenda allows for partner changes. Hahaha I'd like to see you at a milo...
by shortyjul
Thu Jan 16, 2003 11:50 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: When selecting that "token" fast song...
Replies: 36
Views: 13390

Well, duh. We are talking of a few extreme examples that have large, reverberating effects.
by shortyjul
Mon Jan 13, 2003 5:26 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: MP3-Enabled Dual CD Player
Replies: 6
Views: 3790

I LOVE NUMARK - and Gemini IS total crap. It's kind of the Yugo of dj equipment.
by shortyjul
Mon Jan 13, 2003 3:59 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: When selecting that "token" fast song...
Replies: 36
Views: 13390

There are reasons that Jesse is the most booked Lindy DJ in the country. His quote, the one you disagree with, is central to his success. I am well aware of Jesse's success. He is also well aware of mine. You don't see me knocking his djing in the least. I also think that my tastes are quite in lin...
by shortyjul
Mon Jan 13, 2003 11:02 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: CD Release: Barbara Morrison Live at the 9:20 Special
Replies: 7
Views: 4970

*Shows everyone large scar on forehead*

He's not kidding - look what I got as a "present" for playing too much Lou Rawls.
by shortyjul
Mon Jan 13, 2003 10:50 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: When selecting that "token" fast song...
Replies: 36
Views: 13390

If you're a good DJ and truly do understand your audience, then you will play to the tastes of the dancers present. Play the good fast music that moves them, the good slow music that moves them, etc... If you're really mixing it up throughout an evening, there will be plenty of great variety across...
by shortyjul
Wed Dec 18, 2002 3:46 pm
Forum: Upcoming Events
Topic: Danvers Not-New-Year's-Eve Extravaganza
Replies: 4
Views: 2969

I am waiting for him to review my video.

DVD's will be available soon, kids!

You can paypal me at jet22@cornell.edu.