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Don Play is North Carolina's disco mixer and host of the Dance Megamix with Don Play on WCOM-LP 103.5 FM. He has been deejaying his own unique blend of classic and current dance music for two decades, playing at nightclubs and live events in Boston, Detroit, and New York. Don currently resides in the Chapel Hill/Carrboro area, where he hosts a weekly radio show, the Dance Megamix with Don Play, on WCOM-LP 103.5 FM. Tune in live every Wednesday night from 11pm - 1am, or subscribe to the podcast at djdonplay.com.

Don Play is North Carolina's disco mixer and host of the Dance Megamix with Don Play on WCOM-LP 103.5 FM. He has been deejaying his own unique blend of classic and current dance music for two decades, playing at nightclubs and live events in Boston, Detroit, and New York. Don currently resides in the Chapel Hill/Carrboro area, where he hosts a weekly radio show, the Dance Megamix with Don Play, on WCOM-LP 103.5 FM. Tune in live every Wednesday night from 11pm - 1am, or subscribe to the podcast at djdonplay.com.
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Don Play is North Carolina's disco mixer and host of the Dance Megamix with Don Play on WCOM-LP 103.5 FM. He has been deejaying his own unique blend of classic and current dance music for two decades, playing at nightclubs and live events in Boston, Detroit, and New York. Don currently resides in the Chapel Hill/Carrboro area, where he hosts a weekly radio show, the Dance Megamix with Don Play, on WCOM-LP 103.5 FM. Tune in live every Wednesday night from 11pm - 1am, or subscribe to the podcast at djdonplay.com.

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@djdonplay

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English

Contact:

617-306-1829


Episodes

Ep. 148: Riding On Through

1/17/2019
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Classic house, starting and ending with rare DEEE-LITE!!!! Tracklist for November 29, 2018 01 :: Deee-Lite - Riding On Through 02 :: Immature feat. Smooth - We Got It (Bottom Dollar Vocal Dub) 03 :: Sagat - Fuk Dat (Raw Mix) 04 :: Gabrielle - Going Nowhere (Red Underground Again Mix) 05 :: DaMixx - Push (It's Alright) (Club Mix) 06 :: KC Flightt - Voices (Original Dub Mix) 07 :: Mariah Carey - Dreamlover (Def Club Mix) 08 :: Chez Damier - Untitled 09 :: Jungle Brothers - I'll House You (Club...

Ep. 147: Shuffering And Shmiling

1/16/2019
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Soul, disco, African disco boogie mayhem in this edition. Check it! Tracklist for November 7, 2018 01 :: Fela Kuti - Shuffering And Shmiling (Vocal) 02 :: Herman Kelly & Life - Dance To The Drummer's Beat 03 :: Level 42 - Starchild 04 :: Bell & James - Livin' It Up (Friday Night) 05 :: CJ & Co. - Devil's Gun 06 :: Don Armando's 2nd Avenue Rhumba Band - Deputy Of Love 07 :: The Originals - Down To Love Town (Special Disco Version) 08 :: Gil Scott-Heron - The Bottle (Special Disco Version) 09...

Duration:01:59:49

Ep. 146: Let’s Go

12/3/2018
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Halloween Chicago house music all night long! Tracklist for October 31, 2018 01 :: Fast Eddie - Let's Go (Don't "U" Want Some More) 02 :: Boris Badenough - Hey Rocky! (Extended) 03 :: Farley "Jackmaster" Funk & Jessie Saunders - Dub Can't Turn Around 04 :: Joe Smooth feat. Anthony Thomas - Goin' Down (Club Mix) 05 :: Raz - Amour Puetro Riqueno (Puerto Rican Lover) (Spanish Club Mix) 06 :: Sterling Void - Runaway Girl (Pimp Dub) 07 :: Sampson "Butch" Moore - House Beat Box 08 :: Chip E. ...

Duration:01:58:55

Ep. 145: Nobody Else

11/26/2018
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First we have some proto house for all the old school kids, featuring some lesser known Bruce Forest, Gino Soccio, Larry Levan, Timmy Regisford, and John Luongo remixes. Then we dip into some seriously deep Italian and Japanese house music! Tracklist for October 25, 2018 01 :: Karen Silver - Nobody Else 02 :: Chocolette - Tell Me (That You Like It) (Party Mix) 03 :: Roundtree - Get On Up (Get On Down) 04 :: Stanley Clarke - Just A Feeling 05 :: Gwen Guthrie - Outside In The Rain (Vocal) 06...

Duration:01:43:34

Ep. 144: Edony (Clap Your Hands)

11/14/2018
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Back to the one.eighteen basement party days we go! It's an late nineties and early aughts onslaught featuring a fierce cameo by the late Peter Rauhofer. Tracklist for October 17, 2018 01 :: Africanism - "Edony" Clap Your Hands 02 :: Blaze - My Beat (Swag's Spiritual Mix) 03 :: Deep Swing - In The Music (Original Mix) 04 :: Modjo - Lady (Hear Me Tonight) (Original Mix) 05 :: Jill Scott - Golden (Remix) 06 :: Cassius - La Mouche (Played Live By DJ Falcon) 07 :: Armand Van Helden - U ...

Duration:01:59:54

Ep. 143: Take It From Me

10/24/2018
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New classic dance tracks! Long live Aretha. Tracklist for September 26, 2018 01 :: Eli Escobar - Take It From Me 02 :: Sunshine Jones - Fall In Love Not In Line (Extended Vocal Version) 03 :: Deetroit - Deefx 04 :: Ron & Manoo - The Sound 05 :: Melja - But It Really Didn't Matter How It Was 06 :: Keita Sano - On The Floor 07 :: Henrik Schwarz & Amampondo - I Exist Because of You (Henrik Schwarz Live Version) 08 :: JAI/MAHL - The ...

Duration:01:45:52

Ep. 142: Mistadobalina

9/26/2018
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Check this mid-tempo disco set with some leftfield, hip-hop, and italo influences mixed in for good measure. Tracklist for September 19, 2018 01 :: Del Tha Funkeé Homosapien - Mistadobalina (LP Version) 02 :: Jean-Jacques Perrey - E.V.A. 03 :: Area Code 605 - Stone Fox Chase (Original Version) 04 :: Grace Jones - Feel Up (UK 12" Version) 05 :: Nona Hendryx - Transformation 06 :: Tom Tom Club - Genius of Love (Long Version) 07 :: I Level - Give Me 08 :: Gwen Guthrie - Seventh Heaven (Club...

Ep. 141: And I Loved You

9/18/2018
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This week's episode is all about the legends of 90's house. We've got bangers from MK, David Morales, Steve Silk Hurley, Masters At Work, Danny Tenaglia, Shep Pettibone, Spike, Todd Terry, and David Shaw. Roll call!!! Tracklist for September 12, 2018 01 :: Satoshi Tomiie feat. Arnold Jarvis - And I Loved You (12" Red Zone Vocal Mix) 02 :: Paula Abdul - Vibeology (Hurley's House Mix) 03 :: Definition of Sound - What Are You Under (MK Underground Mix) 04 :: Jodeci - Freek'N You (M.K. Dub) 05...

Duration:02:00:23

Ep. 140: EURODANCE!

8/23/2018
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Where do I even start with this one? Eurodance! Euro house! Shirtless Fabio-looking dude painting in front of Sonsie! Piles of flyers on the windshield of a Porsche parked at Armani Cafe! Club M-80! Silk Stalkings on USA Network! Okay, I'm sure that none of that really makes sense to most of you. That was life for a certain set of people in my hometown of Boston. I wasn't a part of that life, but if you looked for it, you would find it. A lot of these Eurodance songs were commercial hits in...

Duration:01:58:29

Ep. 139: Thiba Kamoo

8/17/2018
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South African Afro-Rock (1966-1986) This time we go back... way back... back into once upon a time in South Africa, when black musicians began playing western style afro-rock, soul, funk, jazz, and disco. Sometimes it was called "monkey jive," and other times "Soweto soul." But whatever people chose to call it, the music from this era was, and remains, undeniably awesome. Working within the inhumane confines of apartheid, the musicians of this era nevertheless produced socially conscious...

Duration:01:57:04

Ep. 138: Mad World

8/16/2018
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New wavers will enjoy the shit out of this mix. It's all in there. Tracklist for August 1, 2018 01 :: Tears For Fears - Mad World 02 :: Talk Talk - It's My Life 03 :: Modern English - I Melt With You 04 :: Kim Carnes - Bette Davis Eyes 05 :: The B-52's - Dirty Back Road 06 :: The Cure - Let's Go To Bed 07 :: Eurythmics - This Is The House 08 :: Yazoo - Only You 09 :: Kraftwerk - Tour De France (Remix) 10 :: Devo ...

Duration:01:59:32

Ep. 137: Night (Feel Like Getting Down)

7/30/2018
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Feel like getting down? This mix endures heavy rains and delivers sunshine. Tracklist for July 25, 2018 01 :: Billy Ocean - Night (Feel Like Getting Down) 02 :: Eruption - I Can't Stand The Rain 03 :: Chaka Khan - Clouds 04 :: Don Ray - Standing In The Rain 05 :: Vaughan Mason feat. Butch Dayo - You Can Do It (Club Version) 06 :: Rockers Revenge feat. Donnie Calvin - Walking On Sunshine '82 07 :: Barbara Roy & Ecstasy, Passion, and Pain - If You Want Me 08 :: D Train - ...

Duration:01:58:14

Ep. 136: I Don’t Know Anybody Else

7/29/2018
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This one's for all the 90's queens out there. Tracklist for July 18, 2018 01 :: Black Box - I Don't Know Anybody Else (Hurley's House Mix) 02 :: The B-52's - Good Stuff (12" Remix) 03 :: D'Bora - E.S.P. (Hitman's House Mix) 04 :: Frankie Knuckles - Workout 05 :: Jomanda - Got A Love For You (Hurley's House Mix) 06 :: Body 2 Body feat. Donell Rush & Chantay Savage - Let's Get Intimate (Maurices Underground Mix) 07 :: Mariah Carey - Emotions (12" Club Mix) 08 :: Cathy Dennis - Just Another ...

Duration:01:28:56

Ep. 135: You Can’t Hurt Me

7/16/2018
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The pod is back! Here's the mix from 2 weeks ago. It's a banger for sure with an EXTRA special final track for Kendra in Bed Stuy. Tracklist for July 5, 2018 01 :: Karen Pollack - You Can't Touch Me (You Can't Hurt Me) (Original Mix) 02 :: JohNick - Play The World 03 :: Martin Hayes - Easy Come Easy Go 04 :: Victor Simonelli pres. Inner Faith - I've Been Changed (Dub Mix) 05 :: Shay Jones - Good Love (Original Club Mix) 06 :: UBQ Project - Regardless 07 :: Disco Revisited ...

Duration:01:51:34

Ep. 134: Grinning In Your Face

6/20/2018
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I have actually been playing my radio show, but the podcast has been dragging. Worry not, my friends! Don has fresh tracks for you here from last week! Tracklist for June 13, 2018 01 :: Son House - Grinning In Your Face 02 :: Sound Stream - Soul Train 03 :: Mercury - Old Man's House 04 :: Keita Sano - On the Floor 05 :: 2AMFM - Excuse Me Miss 06 :: The Jackson Five - Dancing Machine (Henrik Schwarz Bside Remix) 07 :: Hieroglyphic Being - Long Live The Flesh (The Edit) [+ + ...

Duration:01:58:25

Ep. 133: I’ve Got My Man

6/6/2018
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Bangin' 90's and 80s' house, a lot of it from Chicago and NYC, and played on the show for the first time ever. There's even some disco and acid house in here, peep this! Sorry for the long layoff — the show has been on the air, but I've just been too lazy to post these. Well, wait no further! Tracklist for May 5, 2018 01 :: Bang Thomas & Vanessa McMillan - I've Got My Man 02 :: House Ground Movement - Tribal Spirit 03 :: Gallifré feat. Mondeé Oliver - Don't Walk Out On Love (Frankie's Club...

Duration:01:59:22

Ep. 132: Sunday Afternoons

4/10/2018
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Back to the early 00's for some decent dance tracks from the era of underground. Tracklist for April 4, 2018 01 :: Vanessa Daou - Sunday Afternoons (Zipper Mix) 02 :: X-Press 2 feat. David Byrne - Lazy (Full Length Version) 03 :: Beth Orton - Central Reservation (Deep Dish Modern Red Neck Remix) 04 :: Cuba Computers feat. Derek Conyer - Haunting Me (Iberican Vocal Mix) 05 :: René Amesz - Red Soda 06 :: Raven Maize - The Real Life (Original 12" Mix) 07 :: Modjo - Lady (Hear Me Tonight) (Danny...

Duration:01:57:02

Ep. 131: A Roller Skating Jam Named Saturdays

3/20/2018
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Yes yes yes!!! Tracklist for March 14, 2018 01 :: De La Soul - A Roller Skating Jam Named "Saturdays" (6:00 AM Mix) 02 :: Cassio - Baby Love (Chord Mix) 03 :: Pal Joey - Party Time 04 :: Basscut - I'm Not In Love (Try To Tear My Heart Instrumental) 05 :: UBQ Project Vol. 2 - When I Fell N Luv (Original Version) 06 :: St. Etienne - Nothing Can Stop Us (Ken/Lou Dub) 07 :: Roy Davis Jr. & Jay Juniel / Men From The Nile - Watch ...

Duration:01:55:51

Ep. 130: Together Forever

3/6/2018
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The podcast is back! After a brief hiatus, Don returns with a mighty vengeance, laying down disco madness for the throngs of partygoing listeners. Tracklist for February 28, 2018 01 :: Exodus - Together Forever 02 :: Chicago - Street Player 03 :: Harvey Mason - Groovin' You 04 :: Musique - Love Massage 05 :: C.J. & Co. - We Got Our Own Thing 06 :: Letta Mbulu - Kilimanjaro 07 :: Teddy Pendergrass - Only You 08 :: The Originals - Down To Love Town (Special Disco Version) 09 :: Cameo - It's...

Duration:01:56:36

Ep. 129: Spin Cycle at Axis, Boston – Radio Tribute

1/26/2018
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This is as special of an episode as you'll ever get on this podcast. It's a tribute to the club night that got me into house music, and nightclubs, and dance music culture. It's SPIN CYCLE, the longest running DJ residency in Boston nightclub history!!!! In this extra long 3-hour edition we dig through all of the old tracks that DJ Tym Ryan used to play on Friday nights on Lansdowne Street. Hint: they are all bangers. Post your Spin Cycle memories in the comments below. Can we have a reunion...

Duration:02:54:25