Michna – Triple Chrome Dipped

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This cartoon is called Boy Cat Bird in City Suckers. Adult Swim is a separate entity that is shown on Cartoon Network but has its own programming, marketing, branding, and web presence.

Growing up in both NY and Miami, Michna (real name: Adrian Michna) is that unique breed of artist that draws from both the urban and the tropical. As a youngster, Adrian started DJing parties with cassettes and playing trombone in a band on the NYC bar circuit including the infamous Lion’s Den and CBGB’s.After moving to Miami in the mid-90’s, he co-founded the pioneering Secret Frequency Crew, who deftly mixed instrumental hip-hop and electronic into a coherent whole. Their appropriately titled Miami Eyes, became an underground hit and caught the attention of a then-unknown Diplo who would ask him for production work. SFC’s debut LP Forest of the Echo Downs also put Adrian on Ghostly’s radar as it was one of label founder Sam Valenti IV’s top LPs in 2004.

Currently based in Brooklyn NY, Adrian Michna (aka DJ Egg Foo Young) has become a staple in the NYC club scene, known for his chameleon like abilities. Outside of the club, he has been able to pursue a few hobbies such as building furniture, bicycles, photography, skeeball, and gloss lustre collages. While working on his solo album, he also found time to remix the mysterious Jandek (the only artist ever to do so) and produce on Brazilian group Bonde Do Role’s debut LP for Domino/Mad Decent. It seems Adrian has found his stride as a solo artist, bringing together his myriad influences into a succinct sonic personage. His debut LP “Magic Monday” and the elevating single “Triple Chrome Dipped” are works of distinction and taste, getting asses on the floor in style.

Links:
– Artist name: Michna
– Track name: Triple Chrome Dipped
– Record label: Ghostly International
– Compilation name: Ghostly Swim
– Cartoon label: [adult swim]
– Last FM: http://www.last.fm/music/Michna
– MySpace: http://www.myspace.com/eggfooyoung

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2 Responses to “Michna – Triple Chrome Dipped”

  1. dance music charts Says:

    nice beat! love the video too. enjoyed watching it! lol.

  2. bt Says:

    Really enjoyed the video and I’m a big Ghostly fan.
    The second half of the video is to the song, “Night Court” by Mux Mool, if anyone was wondering.
    Great post.

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