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Time for Everything With DJ Center – Huffington Post Review

Huffington Post Review

Time for Everything With DJ Center

Brooklyn and green tea. Those are the three words I associate most with Emil Herscher, aka DJ Center, one of NY’s finest and most soulful DJs. The man likes to hang around 85-95 bpm, dropping tracks that bubble up with low end and thumping kicks, tight snares and dreamy keys. He’ll mix in a hip-hop track, might cut into a house song. Mostly he’s known for slow hips and sweet ears, a refined taste that swerves between a Jazzanova remix of Fat Freddy’s Drop, a Q-Tip banger, and his own “Sangare” take Vieux Farka Toure, without missing a beat.

Eventually that perpetual question arose: When do I release my own album? There’s something undeniably gratifying about watching a dance floor move to a song you built from the ground up, a thirst that remixes cannot quite quench. Center started toying with the idea three years ago. Dozens of months of hard work later, the mission is completed with Everything in Time.

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