Michel Bourez Songs for Spartans mix
“I don’t know the names of any of them!” announced Tahitian Michel Bourez at Stab and Nike’s Exile on Marine Parade party. He’d been asked, by us, to pen his favourite pre-heat amp-up songs but was drawing blank. Why? Cause Michel ain’t concerned with the little things like names and artists. He’s about the beat, […]
“I don’t know the names of any of them!” announced Tahitian Michel Bourez at Stab and Nike’s Exile on Marine Parade party. He’d been asked, by us, to pen his favourite pre-heat amp-up songs but was drawing blank. Why? Cause Michel ain’t concerned with the little things like names and artists. He’s about the beat, the sound, the drive, the emotion. The same translates to his surfing. No bullshit. Rhythm, a constant in this man’s life. The titles y’see here aren’t those pump-up songs; this is a more rounded collection that sees him through long flights and lonely nights. Vibe with him, if y’will.
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