Danny Krivit amplifies Marvin’s genius

23 11 2008

Remixing the masters is the nec plus ultra of remix culture that only the most talented artists à la José James, Jazzanova and Mark Rapson get away with. As of today, I’m adding Danny Krivit to that list. Mr. K is a New York City DJ legend who managed to do the unthinkable – stretch the soul in Marvin Gaye’s What’s going on. Astonishing, tasteful and irresistible. I bow.

jlezebre, flickr.com)

Marvin Gaye, 1976 (credit: jlezebre, flickr.com)

Marvin Gaye – What’s going on (Danny Krivit re-edit) (CDR, 2007)

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One response

28 12 2008
Damien Beebe, bringing home the bacon « Tom Van Hout

[…] doing so, Day joins a select club of artists (Danny Krivit and Mark Rapson to be precise) who somehow manage to juice up Marvin Gaye joints without distorting […]

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