Birdy Nam Nam
are a DJ crew from France
whose members are Crazy-B, DJ Pone, DJ Need, and Little Mike. Birdy Nam Nam have won several prizes throughout their career including the DMC Technics 2002
World TEAM Championships. Birdy Nam Nam's goal is to use the turntable player as an actual musical instrument. Their self-titled debut album was released in 2006 on Uncivilized World Records, and in March of that year, they performed at the internationally-renowned music conference SXSW
. The group's name is taken from a line in the 1968 Peter Sellers
film The Party
, directed by Blake Edwards
They gain their music from friends, owned albums, and press beats and patterns into vinyl to assemble their music live.
- "Jazz it at home"/"Body, Mind, Spirit", Vinyl
- "Engineer Fear" (Maxi Vinyl)
- "Birdy Nam Nam", October 2005 (Vinyl and CD/DVD pack)
- "Live in Paris", 2006
- "Trans Boulogne Express", December 2007 (Maxi Single)
- (2006). "Eclectic Mix Results in Musical Tour de Force." Music Week. January 21.
- Pareles, Jon (2006). "On a Mission to Make Soul Unpredictable." New York Times. April 9.