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To our faithful listeners,

We've decided to formally shutdown thesixtyone.com -- our servers will go offline at midnight, May 1st 2017.

Artist tipping and music purchases will be functional until then, so please spend any remaining credits by month's end. 
A final payment will be made to artists following the shutdown.

thesixtyone was our baby for most of our twenties. We're incredibly sorry we weren't able to keep things going in the 
right direction.

2007-2017

Thank you for being a part of it.

Farewell,

James Miao & Samuel Hsiung

Eliot Lipp

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biography
LOS ANGELES, CA It rains for about half the year in Eliot’s hometown, Tacoma, Washington. Los Angeles is lucky if it gets a tenth of that. With friends and family on his mind, Eliot recorded during the blazing Los Angeles summer. Laying down a bedrock of notorious breakbeats under his signature Sequential Circuits and Korg MS-20 leads, Eliot has created an impeccable beat record that also serves as an autobiographical chronicle of love, longing and a soulful testament to the love for his hometown. Eliot’s instrumentals pour forth more emotion than most modern-day crooners, and his beats are on par with today’s best producers. Listening to his record automatically transports you to a crowded California freeway, with the wheels pointed north. It begins with dry desert leanings, and before long the rain starts to drip on the windshield, giving way to a full on finger-snapping downpour.

As someone whose creativity is directly aligned with his environment, the California climate proved a fickle muse for Eliot. “Tacoma just rains all year round,” he said. But a blistering summer alone in his apartment enabled him to see his home in a different light. Tacoma took... (+) expand
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DJShmeejay (level 10) wrote:
Agreed with 4ntifl4g, that's a fantastic album. Already own it, but I wanna heart the s*it out of it. Glasspipe and Raptight are all I've listened to for the last year. actually found them on pandora<--- sucks now
7 years ago
qubitsu (level 24) wrote:
Flashlight is The Jam. I'd definitely drive slowly down the street to it, giving out appreciative nods and maybe a fist bump here and there.
7 years ago
4ntifl4g (level 39) wrote:
Must have uploads from Tacoma Mockingbird, that album is amazing dude!
8 years ago
poet (level 26) wrote:
Ever since the61 removed the stats on when music was submitted no one can tell when music is new or not. But since you have no comments I will assume you are new. WELCOME TO THESIXTYONE! Hope you have a grand time with the pimp beats you produce.
8 years ago
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