I am a big Mark Ronson fan. I love how his music hits up against the modern sound and the classic sound (according to Ronson, in an interview about the recording process in Tape Op magazine, it is all about the drums.) In this TED talk, Ronson talks about music sampling.
Sampling isn’t about “hijacking nostalgia wholesale,” says Mark Ronson. It’s about inserting yourself into the narrative of a song while also pushing that story forward. — from TED site
And I noticed a TED talk playlist on remixing …
Peace (in the muse),