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Cameron Carpenter: The ABC’s Of Rock’n’Roll – D is for I Am The DJ

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on October 3, 2013 by segarini

CamAs long as I can remember I have always been the DJ. I’m sure it started sometime in the late sixties as I tried to play “Gitarzan” or “A Boy Named Sue” on my sister’s turntable. In high school I started to spin records in the morning over the P.A. and introduced Malvern Collegiate to the likes of Mott the Hoople and Sparks. Between writing reviews in the high school paper and spinning records in the morning I was able to convince a few labels, as well as the owners of Records On Wheels, to give me free promo copies of new records.

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