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Welcome to DPD!

The DPD Project is a thematic mix-CD project created by music geeks and best friends Chris Diamond, Chris Prokop, and Michael Darpino.

Each CD in the project has a theme that ties the songs on it together. For every theme we each pick five songs that we feel best represent it. The collected fifteen songs are then mixed together in alternating order based on our last names. The songs that end up on DPD are meant to be the very best songs for their particular theme.

We write liner notes for each song to explain why we picked it for that theme. The project has grown into a sort of musical memoir over the years since music has been and still is such a huge part of our lives.

Most Recent Discs:

Title Catalog Songs Date

Song Usage in Movies and TV

DPD: 081


April 18th, 2009

Three of a Perfect Pair

DPD: 080


July 26th, 2008


DPD: 079


May 31st, 2008

Time Piece

DPD: 078


September 28th, 2007

Myths, Gods, and Legends

DPD: 077


July 16th, 2007


Random DPD Pick:

Heart and Soul
by: T'Pau
from: Bridge of Spies

Picked By: diamond
For: DPD: 069 - Guilty Pleasures

I like that this one starts out with a sort of happy pop synth then moves into the section of half-spoken, half-sung, totally seductive soliloquy of love gone wrong; it starts to get really good when her pre-recorded voice comes in to do a duet with herself. Then the most amazing thing happens, we're bombarded with this amazing voice that sounds like it's singing from the lower chamber of an enormous broken heart, begging, pleading for this love to try try again. Pop catharsis.

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