[Photos] “Oscillate Wildly” Photography by Phroso Photo: Saturday, November 29, 2014

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Photography by Phroso Photo: shot Saturday, November 29, 2014. “Oscillate Wildly”—The Celebrated Smiths & Morrissey Fan Party: Select Saturdays at The Gallery at LPR. Join the “Oscillate Wildly” Facebook group for future party dates, special announcements, and Smiths/Morrissey/Johnny Marr news. Sign up for the DJ Ceremony mailing list for information on upcoming... Read More

Album Review: Morrissey: “World Peace Is None Of Your Business” (2014)

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Morrissey photographed by Michael Muller in 2014. MORRISSEY: “World Peace Is None Of Your Business” Harvest Records/Capitol Music Group, 2014 by DJ Ceremony, July 15, 2014 9.5/10 As Morrissey’s 1988 solo debut Viva Hate was a mandatory rebirth after Johnny Marr’s breakup of The Smiths, 2014’s World Peace Is None Of Your Business represents another rebirth... Read More

Feature in Time Out New York for “OSCILLATE WILDLY”: May 8, 2014

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“OSCILLATE WILDLY” was featured in the May 8, 2014 issue of Time Out New York, as the kickoff to the “Perfect Weekend.” I couldn’t agree more with their assessment! Time Out New York says: “The Smiths’ separation is still a sore subject for the many fans of the lovelorn Brits. If you’re among those still down on their disbanding, some 27 years... Read More

Wedding Playlist : The Metropolitan Building : Long Island City 2012

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In addition to being an all-around spirited evening, this wedding was truly exceptional in my ability during post-dinner dancing to zero-in on a very specific sound (British & American Indie/Alternative of the ’70s—’90s with a dash of Electro-pop), and have the guests really go along with the ride. It is much more common to present a wider scope of sounds &... Read More

[Photos] “Oscillate Wildly” Photography by Tom Egan: March 9, 2013

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Photography by Tom Egan: shot at The Delancey on March 9, 2013. “Oscillate Wildly”—The Celebrated Smiths & Morrissey Fan Party: Select Saturdays at The Gallery at LPR. Join the “Oscillate Wildly” Facebook group for future party dates, special announcements, and Smiths/Morrissey/Johnny Marr news.  Read More

CHVRCHES: “Lies”

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CHVRCHES: “Lies” (Live) One of my favorite new singles of the year. Looking forward to the Glasgow trio’s LP in 2013.  Read More

BBC Radio 2 In Concert: Pet Shop Boys

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In case you missed the live broadcast last week, here is the full concert online. Pet Shop Boys perform an unbelievable set with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Johnny Marr, and the Manchester Chamber Choir. Among the many notable moments was PSB previewing a piece: “He Dreamed Of Machines”, from a forthcoming project called “A Man From The Future” about... Read More

New Pet Shop Boys Single: “Memory Of The Future”

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Pet Shop Boys: “Memory Of The Future” (Stuart Price mix) Loving this gorgeous new mix. Pet Shop Boys’ forthcoming single, released New Year’s Eve: 2012.  Read More

“CORRUPTION AT TAMMANY HALL”: A New Burlesque Scandal. Feb 2012

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“CORRUPTION AT TAMMANY HALL” A New Burlesque Scandal on the Lower East Side. FEBRUARY 2012. Produced & curated by co-conspirators APATHY ANGEL & DJ CEREMONY. Resident hosting, magic, and sideshow by The Great Deceiver: ALBERT CADABRA. Featuring New York City’s most innovative & outrageous burlesque and sideshow artists! See performances by: APATHY... Read More

BBC Documentary: “Synth Britannia”

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Brilliant documentary that tells the story of the evolution of electronic Pop in Britain. • Part One: “Alienated Synthesists” Focusing on the development of British synth music throughout the 1970s, from the wide exposure that synthesizers gained from their use in prog rock and the groundbreaking Clockwork Orange soundtrack, through the development of affordable synth... Read More