When it was originally released on vinyl it pretty much got ignore for about 10 
years with the exception of a few DJs. 
Glad to see it’s finally been picked up on.
Eamonn




> On 17 Sep 2016, at 20:09, james.hurl...@utoronto.ca wrote:
> 
> Politics aside, it's kind of crazy how the the track went from a free 
> download to selling on discogs for over $100. Nice one Eamonn!
> 
> http://www.d1.ie/music.php?intLabelID=1
> https://www.discogs.com/Fatima-Yamaha-A-Girl-Between-Two-Worlds-EP/master/810170
>  (1 for sale at $130 currently)
> 
> this article is interesting:
> https://boilerroom.tv/fatima-yamaha-dekmantel/
> 
> 
> Quoting Eamonn Doyle <d...@d1.ie>:
> 
>>> 
>>> I can't think of any good reason for a European male to otherise  
>>> themselves and present as a minority woman.  Why? This is  exoticizing the 
>>> other, plain and simple.
>> 
>> 
>> What about an African male / South American male ? Japanese male ?  He is 
>> Dutch - Surinamese as it happens.  A minority woman ? Where ?  In whose eyes 
>> ?
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>> Eamonn / D1
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>>> There is already a dearth of actual women and minorities in the  music 
>>> game, the last thing we need is dudes pretending to be them.   I'm sure 
>>> he's a super nice guy, but it's beside the point.
>>> 
>>> On Sat, Sep 17, 2016 at 12:06 PM, Eamonn Doyle <d...@d1.ie  
>>> <mailto:d...@d1.ie>> wrote:
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>>> > On 17 Sep 2016, at 16:55, Arturo Lopez <arturo.m.lo...@gmail.com  
>>> > <mailto:arturo.m.lo...@gmail.com>> wrote:
>>> >
>>> > It's my understanding this is a Dutch male recording as a woman?,  
>>> > bringing in orientalist nonsense and 'exotic' flavorings for no  reason.
>>> 
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>>> 
>>> How do you know it was for no reason ?
>>> 
>>> He’s not a wanker actually.
>>> 
>>> FYI -  'What’s a girl to do' was originally released by us on D1  
>>> Recordings in 2004.
>>> 
>>> Eamonn / D1
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