'Let's say we're DJing at a party and everyone's getting bored, and you need to pick it back up," says musician and teacher Natalie Elizabeth Weiss—a recent fellow with the Brooklyn Philharmonic who has shared a stage with LCD Soundsystem and the Dirty Projectors. Crouching next to a SP404 synthesizer hooked up to her laptop on the floor of Crown Heights vintage store Cool Pony, she presses a glowing square and "Yo DJ, pump this party," a sample from Bizarre Inc.'s 1992 house classic "I'm Gonna Get You Baby," blurts... More >>>