"This is a mix I did some time after 4am hanging out in my studio after finishing a Lana Del Rey remix. Was going through some old records and some very new tracks that were just released or aren’t even out yet, trying to see what I could tie together for some upcoming DJ gigs." —Juan Maclean

Tracklist on THUMP: http://thump.vice.com/mixes/mixed-by-the-juan-maclean

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Slow Club - Number One

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LV and Okmalumkoolkat: Sebenza ( Hyperdub July 2012)

Unlike some other forms of camouflage, dazzle works not by offering concealment but by making it difficult to estimate a target’s range, speed and heading. Norman Wilkinson explained in 1919 that dazzle was intended more to mislead the enemy as to the correct position to take up than actually to miss his shot when firing. Read more


What’s a productivity technique or common wisdom that you disagree with strongly?

The notion that we always need to be busy. When I worked in an office I actively resisted the “looking like I am busy at all times” behaviour that tends to emerge and I still caught myself doing it. Now that I’m on my own a main goal has been to work smarter, not harder. Sometimes the most productive thing to do is to do the furthest thing from work, particularly for knowledge and creative workers. We are moving ever closer to an always on society, and an appreciation of downtime will emerge to balance that.



The MIDI Jacket—a wearable device that translates movement into MIDI music.

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