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Birdy Nam Nam

The four men behind the French turntabilist crew Birdy Nam Nam met as members of the much larger Scratch Action Hiro, winners of the 2000 DMC World DJ Team Championship. Crazy B, DJ Pone, Little Mike, and DJ Need formed Birdy Nam Nam the next year, taking their name from a line in the 1968 Peter Sellers film The Party. They went on to win the 2002 DMC World DJ Team Championship before shifting their focus to studio work. Released on the Uncivilized World label in 2005, their self-titled debut was created entirely on turntables and featured a mix of jazz, funk, and downtempo sounds. Touring to support the album influenced the band to create more energetic and dancefloor oriented tracks. When the "Trans Boulogne Express" single appeared in 2007, fans got a taste of the group's new, more electro flavored work. The track landed on their 2009 effort Manual for Successful Rioting, an album that found the four programming and playing synths along with their turntables. ~ David Jeffries
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Birdy Nam Nam

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Birdy Nam Nam

  1.   Song
  2.   Defiant Order
  3.   Goin' In
  4.   Jaded Future
  5.   Cadillac Dreams
  6.   Black Bird Cloud
  7.   Too Much Skunk Tonight
  8.   The Plan
  9.   (The Golden Era Of) El Cobra Discoteca
  10.   Worried
  11.   Trans Boulogne Express
  12.   Shut Up! by Newcleus
  13.   Love Your Enemy (Kill Your Friend)
  14.   Bonne Nouvelle
  15.   Violons, Pt. 1
  16.   Poppy
  17.   Ready for War, Ready for Whut?
  18.   Melancholy at the Sports Bar
  19.   Parache
  20.   Space Cadet Apology
  21.   Red Dawn Rising
  22.   Violons, Pt.2
  23.   Jam Session
  24.   Stephane
  25.   Written in the Sand
  26.   Pass It On
  27.   Kind of Laid Back
  28.   In Thunder Lighting or in Rain?
  29.   War Paint
  30.   Abbesses
  31.   Big City Knights
  32.   The Parachute Ending
  33.   Tam Tam Club
  34.   Homosexuality
  35.   Manual for Sucessful Rioting
  36.   Body, Mind, Spirit
  37.   Transition
  38.   Jazz It at Home
  39.   We Drummin'
  40.   New Birth
  41.   Escape
  42.   L' Interlude de Qualite (Overture du Rideau)
  43.   Engineer Fear
  44.   Rainstorming
  45.   Il y a Un Cauchemard Dans Mon Placard
  46.   Migration
  47.   New Steps/Breaking Barriers
  48.   From Here to There
  49.   Tam Tam Vlub
  50.   Too Much Screw
  51.   [Bonus Material]
  52.   The Parachute Ending
  53.   Ready For What
  54.   Jazz In At Home
  55.   From Here To Here

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