July 16, 2014by JASON BENTLEY, KCRW MUSIC DIRECTOR • Will Holland, better known by his DJ and producer name Quantic, has mastered the art of global citizenship. The U.K. native, one-time Colombian and current New Yorker blends traditional cumbia rhythms with contemporary electronic beats, introducing new sounds to new audiences.
At an intimate gathering at Sonos Studio in Hollywood, Quantic recently performed songs from his most recent album, Magnetica — including the song heard here, “Duvido.” (thanks/via: NPR/KCRW)
Seventeen-year-old Brett Nichols rose to fame last month after a video of him dancing to “Billie Jean” at his high school talent show went viral. Now, Nichols is back with another dance, this time to Michael Jackson’s “Smooth Criminal.”