Dâm-Funk

Damon G. Riddick: L.A.'s Laidback Ambassador Of Machine Soul I'm in Texas this weekend, which is strangely enough an ideal time and place to talk about the machine soul exploits of one Damon Riddick, aka Dâm-Funk. Ideal because of that Houston connection — UGK, DJ Screw, E.S.G., Fat Pat et. al. — and its strange affinity with L.A.'s sprawling … Continue reading Dâm-Funk

4th Quarter Report*

2015 was an interesting year. It didn't start out as such, but then I didn't yet know my life would change by its closure. But more about that later... The Streets of Redwood City I found myself in the bay area on business back in late October. Even managed to hook up with an uncle … Continue reading 4th Quarter Report*

Dam-Funk @ The Casbah

A month ago today, Dâm-Funk rocked The Casbah. It was the first day of the tour, which I later found out would coincide with the release of his new album Invite The Light. His last solo full-length of new material was also his debut, 2009's massive Toeachizown. Firmly grounded in electronic funk, it used g-funk, … Continue reading Dam-Funk @ The Casbah

RAG017: Summer 2015

Radio AG Episode 017Winter 2015 Coming at you in the last possible moment... here's a mix for the end of summer! Smack in the middle of a heatwave, you wouldn't know it to look outside. Sometimes, you've gotta heat it up in order to cool it back down. Listen Now The Parallax Sound Lab Radio … Continue reading RAG017: Summer 2015

Parallax Moves

It's been a long time since I last posted, but only because I've been waiting to transport everything to a new location: here. The Parallax Room has now become Parallax Moves, while our plans for the former will be revealed sometime in the future. It's been a busy month and a half, with myriad projects … Continue reading Parallax Moves