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Our SLA NY Guest DJ's are back to curate a series of mix-tapes for summer listening!

  • 1.  Our SLA NY Guest DJ's are back to curate a series of mix-tapes for summer listening!

    Posted 06-19-2021 16:50
    Our SLA NY Guest DJ's are back to curate a series of mix-tapes for summer listening!
    Stay tuned for how to join in on the fun!  In the meantime, here are a few to get us started.

    DJ Clara back on the turntables with songs of New York & The City *
    DJ Alice jams to songs about Sunshine ** and Rain ***
    (These links are accessible via YouTube Music)

    For those who just need to see the list:
    *New York & the City
    1. Empire State Of Mind (feat. Alicia Keys) by Jay-Z
    2. New York by Cat Power
    3. New York (feat. Yoshiki) by St. Vincent
    4. In the City by Cocktail Slippers
    5. New York, New York by Ryan Adams
    6. Englishman In New York by Sting

    **Sunshine
    1. Cement and Sunshine by Morningsiders
    2. Sunshine, Lollipops And Rainbows by Lesley Gore
    3. Sunlight by Hozier
    4. Here Comes The Sun by The Beatles
    5. Ain't No Sunshine by Bill Withers
    6. Clint Eastwood by Gorillaz

    ***Rain
    1. Raindrops Keep Falling on my Head by B.J. Thomas
    2. Rain On Me (feat. Ariana Grande) by Lady Gaga
    3. Umbrella (feat. JAY-Z) by Rihanna
    4. The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly) by Missy Elliott
    5. Set Fire to the Rain by Adele
    6. Singin' In The Rain by Gene Kelly

    Any songs you would add under these themes?
    Hope you like these summer activities!

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    Clara Cabrera
    she/her/hers
    DICE Co-Leader
    SLA NY Events Chair/Diversity Co-Chair

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  • 2.  RE: Our SLA NY Guest DJ's are back to curate a series of mix-tapes for summer listening!

    Posted 06-20-2021 15:26
    Worker Bee - A couple of oldies that come to mind:

    Sunshine

    Good Day Sunshine - The Beatles
    Aquarius (Let The Sunshine In) - 5th Dimension

    New York

    Summer in the City - Lovin Spoonful
    Rockaway Beach - The Ramones
    Walk on the Wild Side - Lou Reed
    Tom's Diner - Suzanne Vega
    New York State of Mind - Billy Joel

    Rain

    The Sky is Crying - Stevei Ray Vaughan
    Rainmaker - Traffic
    The Rain in Spain - Rex Harrison, Audrey Hepburn & Wilfrid Hyde-White


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