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 9.6/10 As... 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

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

DJ Ceremony spins at the Fossil 34th Street store on Sept. 8th for Fashion’s Night Out 2011.

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FASHION’S NIGHT OUT 2011. A GLOBAL CELEBRATION OF FASHION. From Manhattan to Milan, Atlanta to Australia, the after-hours shopping extravaganza Fashion’s Night Out is back. For the third year in a row, celebrities, designers and stars will perform and mingle with shoppers as they take part in FNO-exclusive events and snap up special designs. The 2011 edition of the best... Read More

Happy 57th birthday, Neil Tennant • [Video] Pet Shop Boys: “All Over The World”

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Happy 57th birthday to Neil Tennant, front-man/lyricist/composer for one of my favorite groups, Pet Shop Boys. Here’s a gorgeous fan video that I found for PSB’s brilliant album track, “All Over The World”, from their masterful 2009 LP: “Yes”.  Read More