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Summary: This contemporary drama is about romance between two imperfect, alcoholic, resentful ordinary people, neighbors in the suburbs, adults with enough money to support themselves in the discontent to which they have become accustomed. Terry Wolfmeyer, suburban Detroit mother of four girls, is suddenly abandoned by her husband, and sinks into depression and subsists on a steady diet of vodka tonics....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2005

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY UPS

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD U

Giles, L. R. (Lamar R.)

Summary: When DJ ParSec (Paris Secord), rising star of the local music scene, is found dead over her turntables, the two girls who found her, Kya (her pre-fame best friend) and Fuse (her current chief groupie) are torn between grief for Paris and hatred for each other--but when the lack of obvious suspects stalls the investigation, and the police seem to lose interest, despite pressure from social media...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2019

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Summary: An exploration of the past, present and future of electronic dance music throuh the eyes of superstar DJs, including Carl Cox and Martin Garrix.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Bert Marcus Productions 2018

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1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC WHA

Summary: Play Misty for me: A radio disc jockey becomes the victim of psychotic obsession when he tries to end a torrid love affair with a fan.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2009

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA CLI

Sales, Leila.

Summary: Nearly a year after a failed suicide attempt, sixteen-year-old Elise discovers that she has the passion, and the talent, to be a disc jockey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC SAL

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC SAL

Summary: Set in the world of electronic music and Hollywood nightlife, an aspiring 23-year-old DJ named Cole spends his days scheming with his childhood friends and his nights working on the one track that will set the world on fire. All of this changes when he meets a charismatic but damaged older DJ named James, who takes him under his wing. Things get complicated, however, when Cole starts falling...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE WE

Summary: Recounts how, on the streets of the Bronx in the summer of 1973, DJ Herc took the percussion breaks from an obscure album by the Incredible Bongo Band and extended them by playing them back to back.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC FOR

Grippando, James

Summary: A fallen baseball star must use his new skills as Boston's king of sports radio to outwit a dangerous caller and prove--live and on the air--that the hit-and-run that killed his wife was no accident.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe 2009

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M GRI

O'Brien, Pat

Summary: "Growing up, Pat O'Brien was the skinny Midwestern kid with the divorced parents and the alcoholic father. He drove himself to the University of South Dakota after finishing his last late-night shift and moved in while his roommate was asleep. His life was unceremonious--until he was picked up in the student center by a professor who envisioned his future as the household television name he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 O'BRIEN, PAT OBR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 OBR

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Summary: Imported by the Army for an early morning radio show in Vietnam, disc jockey Adrian Cronauer blasts the formerly staid, sanitized airwaves with a constant barrage of rapid-fire humor and the hottest hits from back home. The G.I.'s love him, but the brass is up in arms.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone Home Video 2000

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Summary: Tells the tale of Heidi, a radio station DJ living in Salem, Massachusetts, who receives a strange wooden box containing a record, a gift from the Lords. Heidi listens, and the bizarre sounds within the grooves immediately trigger flashbacks of the town's violent past. Is Heidi going mad, or are the Lords of Salem returning for revenge on modern-day Salem?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Alliance Films Inc. 2013

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD LOR

Summary: Story of a shy high school student who is a raunchy but idealistic DJ at night.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Line Home Video 1999

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA PUM

Crane, Caprice.

Summary: Facing her romantic prospects with skepticism after two disappointing relationships, successful DJ Berry Lambert, who believes bad things occur in threes, expects a rapid dissolution to her next love affair and is surprised by her attraction to an outspoken, commitment-minded rival.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books Trade Paperbacks 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CRA

Hill, Laban Carrick

Summary: Before there was hip hop, there was DJ Kool Herc. On a hot day at the end of summer in 1973 Cindy Campbell threw a back-to-school party at a park in the South Bronx. Her brother, Clive Campbell, spun the records. He had a new way of playing the music to make the breaks the musical interludes between verses longer for dancing. He called himself DJ Kool Herc and this is When the Beat Was Born....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Hecker, Anna

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Mira, a jazz music prodigy, falls in love with Derek and sets aside trumpet practice, old friendships, and even attempts to bond with her sister when he promises fame as a D.J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sky Pony Press 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC HEC

Moby

Summary: From Moby, one of the most interesting and iconic musicians of our time, comes a piercingly tender, funny, and harrowing account of the path from suburban poverty and alienation to a life of beauty, squalor, and unlikely success. It's about making it, losing it, loving it, and hating it. It's about finding your people, your place, thinking you've lost them both, and then, somehow, when you...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MOBY MOB

Fitzhugh, Bill.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FIT

Summary: Mix up the party, control the music, and create an empire.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Activision 2010

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1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME XBOX360 DJ

Summary: Kowalski is a man who's tried to live by the rules, but experience has left him believing that the pretentions of the world offer no salvation and no freedom. Trying to transcend the limits of life, he takes a Dodge Challenger and bets that he can drive from Denver to San Francisco in fifteen hours. With the police soon in pursuit, he attempts to beat the odds, along the way recalling episodes...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2003

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2 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE VAN

Mercado, Yehudi

Summary: "Hip-hop, sci-fi and kung fu all hit the turntables for the mash-up mix of the year! Cartoonist/force of nature Yehudi Mercado (Pantalones, TX, Rocket Salvage) sets his sights on 1980s Brooklyn and Wax, a young mix-master who scratches the perfect beat and accidentally summons a UFO that transports his family, best friend, and current crush to the robot-dominated planet of Discopia. Now Wax and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oni Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 MER

O'Brien, Pat

Summary: Growing up, Pat O'Brien was the skinny midwestern kid with the divorced parents and the alcoholic father. He drove himself to the University of South Dakota after finishing his last late-night shift and moved in while his roommate was asleep. His life was unceremonious - until he was picked up in the student center by a professor who envisioned his future as the household television name he...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 921 O'BRIEN, PAT O'Br

Smith, Wes

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Longstreet Press 1989

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 780.26 SMI

Soulwax (Musical group)

Contents: Teachers -- Move my body -- Miserable girl -- E-talking -- Accidents and compliments -- Another excuse -- I love techno -- Krack -- Slowdance -- Washing up -- NY excuse

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Pias Recordings 2008

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC SOU

Wilder, Eliot.

Summary: What resonated about Endtroducing... when it was released in 1996, and what makes it still resonate today, is the way in which it loosens itself from the mooring of the known and sails off into an uncharted territory that seems to exist both in and out of time. Josh Davis is not only a master sampler and turntablist supreme, he is also a serious archeologist with a world-thirsty passion (what...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Continuum 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 780.33 WIL