Kid Koala - Some of My Best Friends are DJs

Kid Koala - Some of My Best Friends are DJs


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  1. Strat Hear
  2. Basin Street Blues
  3. Radio Nufonia
  4. Stompin At Le Savoy
  5. Space Cadet 2
  6. Grandmaphone Speaks
  7. Skanky Panky
  8. Flu Season
  9. Robochacha
  10. Elevator Hopper
  11. Annies Parlour

But the the Kid is back with a proper follow-up -- and not only does Some of My Best Friends Are DJs pick up where he left off -- the palette is pushed further and further via his uncanny sense of melody and arrangement. While plenty of champion DJs have released scratch records, the result can be a confusing mess of scratch madness over battle breakbeats where style rules over substance. Kid Koala can cut with the best of them, but his interest lies in pulling together scratched sounds and layering them into serious songs. Look no further than the album opener, "Basin Street Blues," which kicks off with a scratched-in bassline that progresses on to a drunken New Orleans blues romp that Satchmo would have loved. Kid Koala has the same ear for music that many great composers have