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The best of 2000 in records and experiences from some of Detroit’s top artists, DJs and musical patrons.

Daniel Bell
Accelerate/7th City/Tresor

1. Ric Y Martin (Richardo Villalobos) — Alahue 7340 — Perlon
2. DEMF
3. Pepe Braddock — 6 Million Pintades — Atavisme
4. Anthony ShakirSongs for My Mother — Frictional
5. Lo Soul — Depth Control — Playhouse
6. Kenny Dixon Jr. - Analog:Live — KDJ
7. Robert Henke (Monolake) live at Maria’s in Berlin
8. John Tejada — Significant Numbers — 7th City
9. Morgan Geist — Caught Up — Environ
10. Radiohead — Kid A - Capitol
also: Aril Brykah — Deeparture in Time — Transmat
Carl Craig (Remix) of Recloose on Planet E
Shake at the 7th City Party at Tresor

Matthew Herbert
Phonography/Lifelike/Antiphon/Tresor

1. Matmos — A Chance to Cut is a Chance to Cure
2. Lone Swordsman — The Bunker — War
3. MoodymannForevernevermore — Peace Frog
4. Phil Parnell — Barcelona
5. Si Begg — Test Tube Fever
6. Keith Jarrett — The Melody At Night With You — ECM
7. Bruckner’s 8th Symphony — Pierre Boulez — DGG
8. Destiny’s Child — Independent Woman — Columbia
9. Ware 13 — Breathing Exercise
10. Jaymz Nylon Feat Mooney — I Know A Place (SOB Mix)

Shake
Frictional/7th City

1. Shake — Natural Electronics — Frictional
2. Radiohead — Kid A - Capitol
3. Sade — Lovers Rock - Epic
4. Jill Scott“Who Is Jill Scott?” — Hidden Beach
5. Strand — Message One — Frictional
6. Pepe Braddock — 6 Million Pintades — Atavisme
7. Groupo Batuque — Keyser (Kenny Dope Mix) — Far Out Recordings
8. Rachelle Farrell — Individuality (Why Can’t I Be Me?) — Capitol
9. Farben — Beautones — Klang
10. Epy — “High on Bonky” — Pomello

Carlos Souffront
Interdimensional Transmissions/International DJ Gigolo

1. PlaidTrainer — Warp
2. Midnight Caller — Caller Scene — Elektro
3. I-f — Mixed Up in the Hague Vol. 1 — Panama
4. Isolee — Rest — Playhouse
5. The Lodge
6. DEMF
7. The Great Technoswindle — International DJ Gigolo
8. Jeff MillsMetropolis — Axis-Tresor
9. Xenakis — Persepolis — Fractal
10. Conjoint — “Earprints” — Source

ADULT.
Ersatz Audio

1. Various Artists — Musique Compacte — Viewlexx
2. Steril — Robofication — Erkrankung Durch Musique
3. Lowfish — Eliminator — Suction Records
4. Japanese TelecomSelf-Titled — Intuit-Solar
5. EctomorphBreakthrough — Interdimensional Transmissions
6. Various Artists — The Forgotten Sounds of Tomorrow — Ersatz Audio
7. Kitbuilders — Wake Up — Vertical
8. Various Artists — House of Distraction — Schematic Music Co.
9. Sam & Valley — A Miracle is Simple — Angelika Kohlermann
10. The Clash — Clash on Broadway — Sony

Derek Plaslaiko
Detroit Bachelor DJs/Star67/Konfused

1. DEMF
2. Radio Head — Kid A — Capitol
3. Broadcast at the Magic Stick
4. Louisville
5. DJ Hell at Family on Halloween
6. Matthew Herbert — Let’s All Make Mistakes — Tresor
7. Baby Ford kickin’ ass all year long
8. Tony Hawks Pro Skater II
9. The Original Kings of Comedy
10. Snow Prayers Radio on Live365.com
11. Richard Pryor — And It’s Deep Too — Rhino box set

Hannah Sawtell
Planet E

10 Things That Made Hannah Happy in 2000

1. The passion at the DEMF and seeing Carl’s dream come true!
2. Moodymann playing Gill Scott Heron’s “We Almost Lost Detroit” at the DEMF
3. Phlash 3000 — Participate — Estereo Records
4. Pariss — Black Mary — 2000Black
5. Hefner — Dive Into You — Inertia Records
6. Finding a copy of Holy Are We by the Electric Prunes, for my baby
7. My buddy Recloose releasing “I Can’t Take It” and going on tour
8. Dan Electro — Down is the Power — Rodeo Gay
9. Carl’s set at the Designer Music Party at Temple
10. Phoojun — “Blackurrant” — Coop Records

E-mail Pitch’d at bmg@monkey.org

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