Published Oct 29, 2008Diplo has announced its time for some career retrospective. On January 26, the producer/remixer extraordinaire will release Decent Work for Decent Pay: Collected Works: Volume One, a 16-track collection that compiles some of his best solo offerings, as well as Diplo remixes for the likes of Daft Punk, M.I.A., Black Lips, Bloc Party, Hot Chip, Peter Bjorn and John, and a pile of others.
Along with a download version of the release, Big Dada/Ninja Tune will press the compilation on CD, which will come with a few nifty add-ons. Packaged with the physical version will be digital bonus material, such as high quality MP3 versions of the Diplo originals "Percao, "Baby and "Diplo Rhythm, as well as a remix of Spoons "Dont You Evah, and a Johnny Blaze remix of Diplos "Way More. On top of this, the CD also includes a video for "Percao.
As previously reported, Diplo is currently out on the road with Abe Vigoda, Boy 8-Bit and Telepathe for their "Mad Decent tour. Several of the Canadian dates have come and gone but theres still one more in Vancouver this Friday (October 30).
Here is the tracklisting for Decent Work for Decent Pay: Collected Works: Volume One, followed by the remaining "Mad Decent live dates:
1. Diplo: "Newsflash [ft. Sandra Melody]"
2. Daft Punk: "Harder Better Faster Stronger (Diplo Work Is Never Over Remix)"
3. M.I.A.: "Paper Planes (Diplo Remix)"
4. Spank Rock: "Put That Pussy on Me (Diplo Tonite Remix)"
5. Kano: "Reload It"
6. Diplo: "200"
7. Bloc Party: "Where Is Home? (Diplo Remix)"
8. CSS: "Let's Make Love and Listen to Death From Above (Diplo Remix)"
9. Bonde do Rolê: "Solta o Frango"
10. Samim: "Heater (Diplo Extended Edit)"
11. Hot Chip: "Shake a Fist (Diplo Remix)"
12. Diplo: "Way More Brazil"
13. Black Lips: "Veni Vidi Vici (Diplo Remix)"
14. Claude VonStroke: "The Whistlerz (Diplo Remix)"
15. Diplo: "Smash a Kangaroo"
16. Peter Bjorn and John: "Young Folks (Diplo Youngest Folks Remix)"
Mad Decent tour dates:
10/30 Vancouver, BC - Richard's on Richards *
10/31 Seattle, WA - Neumos *
11/01 Portland, OR - Hawthorne Theater *
11/03 San Francisco, CA - Great American Music Hall *
11/04 Los Angeles, CA - Echoplex *
11/05 Tempe, AZ - Club Red *
11/07 Austin, TX - Emo's *
11/08 Dallas, TX - Palladium Ballroom *
11/10 Atlanta, GA - Masquerade *
11/11 Carrboro, NC - Cat's Cradle *
11/12 Washington, DC - Black Cat *#
11/13 Baltimore, MD - Sonar *
11/14 Philadelphia, PA - Starlight Ballroom *
11/29 Manchester, England - The Warehouse Project
12/05 Amsterdam, Netherlands - Paradiso
12/06 Rennes, France - Festival Trans Musicales
* with Abe Vigoda, Boy 8-Bit, Telepathe
# with No Age
Diplo - "Percao