March 17th, 2009

But I’m Not a Leprechaun

Longtime readers have heard on previous March 17s this here mini-mix of “trad” Irish beats and stompin electronic shuffle. For those of you looking for a little seasonal soundtrack, here you go again —

      >> w&w “doctorin the guinness” (9 min / 9 mb)
      [audio:http://wayneandwax.com/riddimmeth0d/wayneandwax_doctorin-the-guinness.mp3]

This should be especially resonant if, say, you’re on your way to Harvard Square today to party with House of Pain at their swank sneaker launch.


Ah, ethnic self-fashioning in the age of hot kicks.


HOUSE OF PAIN / ADIDAS Sneaker Collaboration Trailer from Peter Dudgeon on Vimeo.

4 Comments

  • 1. Dave  |  February 4th, 2010 at 10:11 pm

    Well must have your Irish up with the Green Adidas. Looked good.

  • 2. Lindsay  |  February 8th, 2010 at 12:12 pm

    So tell me are those real shoes or are they just a graphic that was modified? Look cool and I am Irish.

  • 3. wayneandwax  |  February 8th, 2010 at 12:18 pm

    I’m not sure whether these are real or just a CG mockup. I think they are actually real, though I have no idea about their availability at this point.

  • 4. wayneandwax.com » T&hellip  |  March 17th, 2011 at 2:12 am

    […] I put together my first St. Patrick’s Day mix some years ago, it was an obviously tongue-in-cheek gesture. You might recall that I began with […]

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