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  • No Trivia: The future of Baltimore club is getting sampled in a crappy J. Lo song

    No Trivia: The future of Baltimore club is getting sampled in a crappy J. Lo song
    -A tragic optimism has taken over the Baltimore club scene these past couple of years. Everybody is finally getting pretty damned realistic about the possibility of a local producer or DJ blowing up properly and "making it," which is to say, we're all just painfully aware that it's probably never gonna happen. As a result, the music has become daring once again because it's got nothing to lose. Think: the supercut qualities of DJ AngelBaby mixes; the darkwave elements of Matic808; the post-whatever-you-got weirdness of Schwarz; James Nasty taking a hip-hop producer talent for sampling to club music and slicing slivers of past hits and refashioning them J. Dilla-style; Mighty Mark's futuristic ear bending club music back until it touches Detroit techno and ghettotech. I could go on.
  • Best DJ in the Club

    A crowd pleaser in the best sense of the word, James Nasty has doggedly maintained Friday night’s “Physical Education” at the Ottobar, a club night for experts and dabblers alike, all the while also sometimes slipping some club into...

    Best Radio DJ

    A 30-year veteran of Baltimore radio, Mike Brilhart is exactly the kind of golden-throated rock jock you want walking you through the classic rock canon, his enthusiasm undimmed even after the millionth spin of the most overexposed Steve Miller track....

    Best Comeback

    The godfather of club music Scottie B has never really gone away. Indeed, he is one of the few club veterans who hasn’t grown old and bitter, caught up in thinking that the whole musical world owes him something. Instead, he’s taken on a...

    Best Club DJ

    For the second year in a row now, DJ AngelBaby’s “Get Pumped” mixtape series has defined club music as it currently sounds in the city, not as a bunch of blogging boobs in New York or the U.K. working off three-times-removed info about...