Numerous islands lie off the coasts where they are indented; but these are in no case large, excepting those off the north coast, and that of Disco off the west, which is crossed by the parallel of 70° N.
It is limited to Disco Island, and perhaps to a small part of the Noursoak Peninsula, and the neighbouring country, and consists of numerous thin beds of sandstone, shale and coal - the sideritic shale containing immense quantities of leaves, stems, fruit, &c., as well as some insects, and the coal pieces of retinite.
Exoascineae, Saccharomycetineae, Perisporinea, Disco mycetes, Pyrenomycetes, Tuberineae, Laboulbeniineae.
The most important island on the east side is Disco, to the north of Disco Bay, Greenland.
But somewhat later they have probably met with the Eskimo farther north on the west coast in the neighbourhood of Disco Bay, where the Norsemen went to catch seals, walrus, &c. The Norse colonists penetrated on these fishing expeditions at least to 73° N., where a small runic stone from the 14th century has been found.
The plants of Disco include, besides the plane and Sequoia, such warm-temperate trees as Ginkgo, oak, beech, poplar, maple, walnut, lime and magnolia.
Kiera settled at an uncomfortable angle, the sandpapery red roofing snagging her polyester disco clothing and preventing her from sliding over the nearby edge of the three-story row house.
(the latitude is that of Disco, Greenland).
inland from the head of Aulatsivik Fjord (near Disco Bay) to an elevation of 2200 ft.
They are found on both sides of Smith Sound, rising to heights of 2000 ft., and underlie the Miocene and Cretaceous rocks of Disco Island, Noursoak Peninsula and the 2 E.
In erratic blocks of sandstone, found on the Disco shore of the Waigat, have been detected a Sigillaria and a species of either Pecopterisor Gleichenia, perhaps of this age; and probably much of the extreme northern coast of Ellesmere Land, and therefore, in all likelihood, the opposite Greenland shore, contains a clearly developed Carboniferous Limestone fauna, identical with that so widely distributed over the North American continent, and referable also to British and Spitsbergen species.
Beds of this age, consisting of sandstones and coal, are found on the northern coast of Disco Island and the southern side of the Noursoak Peninsula, the beds in the former locality, " the Kome strata " of Nordenskiold, being the oldest.
- Native iron was found by Nordenskiold at Ovifak, on Disco Island, in 1870, and brought to Sweden(1871)as meteorites.
A few other minerals may be noticed, and some have been worked to a small extent - graphite is abundant, particularly near Upernivik; cryolite is found almost exclusively at Ivigtut; copper has been observed at several places, but only in nodules and laminae of limited extent; and coal of poor quality is found in the districts about Disco Bay and Umanak Fjord.
In the north inspectorate the centres are: Egedesminde, on an islet at the mouth of Disco Bay; Christianshaab, one of the pleasantest settlements in the north, and Jacobshavn, on the inner shores of the same bay; Godhavn (or Lievely) on the south coast of Disco Island, formerly an important seat of the whaling industry; Ritenbenk, Umanak, and, most northerly of all, Upernivik.
de Quervain made a successful journey across the southern part of the ice-cap, travelling with the help of dog sledges from Torsukatak Fjord on Disco Bay to Angmagsalik in about 30 days.
Among the plants from Disco, more than a quarter are also found in the Miocene of central Europe.
Over 200 people had piled in, the disco was playing some cool sounds and the buffet looked very appetizing.
astonished to read your front page story headlined Disco inferno in last weekÃ¢s newspaper.
He could dip into soul, disco and country, as well as classic pop balladry and even progressive rock.
Saturday night party featuring 2 live bands + Disco, bar food outlets 27th Sunday: Trade stands.
biopic based on James St. James's book Disco Bloodbath.
The disco's no ' fur you, ma Bonnie lassie-o.
He's yr solid gold, disco bunny, cattle rustling, number one hit single, leaning bag of power.
February in new quiet burg of disco bar adventure.
Service includes, pre-day music requests, disco, background music, confetti cannons, mics provided for speeches.
cheesy disco anymore.
They take disco, dub, funk and jazz - and fuse the lot into a heady cocktail of nightclub magic.
What about a themed disco from the 60's, 70's or whenever you like.
A lot of hard work went into organizing the disco which went ahead on 26th May 2005.
Now there's no need to watch the March Madness while paying for expensive lager during a cheesy disco anymore.
From circus themed events to ' 80's school disco (cheesy or not!
He described preparing for Escamillo as getting ready for a 70s disco, donning the gold pants and leaping as high as you can.
We offer a unique experience visually as well as musically with special costumes to suit the era such as 70's disco.
Whether you run a mobile disco or are a resident DJ we have some exciting products on offer.
disco diva Roberto bounded out of bed spinning around to the pumping rhythm, donning a witch's hat whilst singing along.
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disco inferno are a 6 to 9 piece (depending on whether a funky brass section is required) professional party band.
disco funk break classic I Believe In Miracles.
disco bunny, cattle rustling, number one hit single, leaning bag of power.
To stop this reading like a play list from an indie disco - i'll go into some more detail.
We reckon you're a seventies disco man... You'd be absolutely right about that.
Roll around the park, borrow a dog for moral support, or look up your local roller disco.
There is no shame in mindless ugly synth punk disco noise.
Regards Claire wedding party Just to express our sincere thanks to DJ who did our wedding disco at The Feathers in Ledbury, Herefordshire.
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The more accurate you are, the more the disco diva gets to dance the night away.
Hi im Jules I Have Been in the disco karaoke buisness for over 10 years both resident and as a mobile DJ.
dolly New York disco dollies were voted top act for their camp stage show.
This unrivaled expertise has resulted in the most comprehensive disco lighting equipment range on the market.
We met in 1996 at a local roller disco, got married in 2002 What is your greatest extravagance?
fizz on arrival, four course dinner, disco, festive hats & Crackers.
Greg mixes funk, disco and Boogie and electro in his own brilliant style.
Continuing their odyssey through the world of 70's funk, 80's disco and 21st century house beats.
Wicked LP from the sisters that includes the all time disco funk break classic I Believe In Miracles.
The youngest of eight (including six sisters) the disco world had always seemed glamorous.
A blissful disco reggae groove in the simply deliriously fabulous ' Could You Be Loved ' .
hard coreoard disco is the place to be for hard-core dance fans to shake their thing!
Bookmark This Page School disco fancy dress costumes... BLACK Plaits On wired headband On wired headband and with bows.
Years of disco dancing in stiletto heels have definitely taken their toll on Barbie's dainty arched feet.
hip hop, disco & house [Sunday is Reggae night!
DJs play rare groove, funk, hip hop, disco & house [Sunday is Reggae night!
From jazz, heavy funk, old skool hip hop, underground disco and generally dirty grooves, both recognizable and unknown.
indie disco favorite to ' No Not Ah '?
We'll be using first class karaoke equipment from MB Disco Supplies of Stirling.
magma's music has always been outside any musical fashion, be it disco, punk or jazz-rock.
The compilation gets its name from Dunn Pearson's ' Groove On Down ' a heavily orchestrated funky disco classic from 1978.
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Try the trash cabaret Dynamite Boogaloo at Audio on Thursdays, or the " homo electro punk disco ", F*ck The Pain Away.
Sooty's Disco Party A glove puppet who has been on British TV screens for almost forty years.
Along the same lines, offering a disco season ticket or a VIP card (ie discounts) encourages attendance and creates loyalty.
seventyckon you're a seventies disco man... You'd be absolutely right about that.
Kryten: Well either we're under attack sir, or we're having a disco.
Simmo with his mind on the teenage disco at the corporation dropped a sitter of Sir.
sixtyties soul, Seventies disco, Eighties groove and Today's dance hits.
The Disco range have a different type of glitter which gives a subtle sparkle.
At the Boxing night disco I'm telling you no lie, I've never seen a gathering that looked so spry.
tackyemember not being too much of a fan of the tackier side of disco.
A choice of three restaurants, traditional teahouse and disco.
A new decade emerged which would be marked by excess, leisure suits and the steady thump of disco.
trippy effects, disco strings and atmospheric chords.
troubled diva will donate £ 1 to Comic Relief for every song we post linking back to his disco loveliness.
Themes will include among others Latin vibes, jazz Vibes, Funk Vibes and Disco Vibes with one new CD released every 3 months.
I ended up chatting with the DJ (Darren) who has the most fantastic collection of soul, funk and disco vinyl.
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Numerous islands lie off the coasts where they are indented; but these are in no case large, excepting those off the north coast, and that of Disco off the west, which is crossed by the parallel of 70Ã‚° N.
But somewhat later they have probably met with the Eskimo farther north on the west coast in the neighbourhood of Disco Bay, where the Norsemen went to catch seals, walrus, &c. The Norse colonists penetrated on these fishing expeditions at least to 73Ã‚° N., where a small runic stone from the 14th century has been found.
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Sooty 's Disco Party A glove puppet who has been on British TV screens for almost forty years.
The band will be interspersed with a disco as necessary to allow the players to refuel when needed !
D Dance: Barn dances, tea dances, disco dances, salsa dances - whatever rocks your boat.
The most annoying aspect of Disco Queen 's personality is that she seems impervious to both cold and scornful looks from women like you.
Kryten: Well either we 're under attack sir, or we 're having a disco.
Sixties soul, Seventies disco, Eighties groove and Today 's dance hits.
Disco, speechless with amazement, rose up and sprang to the helm.
At the Boxing night disco I 'm telling you no lie, I 've never seen a gathering that looked so spry.
I remember not being too much of a fan of the tackier side of disco.
The band are scheduled to release their first single ' Disco Dancer ' on influential tastemaker label Worst Case Scenario Records in September.
We are the only disco and toastmaster services company in the world to have achieved registration to this standard.
Jangly guitars, slap bass and squidgy synth basslines also make an appearance, alongside trippy effects, disco strings and atmospheric chords.
Apparently troubled diva will donate $100 to Comic Relief for every song we post linking back to her disco loveliness.
Themes will include among others Latin Vibes, Jazz Vibes, Funk Vibes and Disco Vibes with one new CD released every 3 months.
You can even hang 45s or CDs from the ceiling - and a disco ball makes a nice finishing touch.
Choose beads in classic shapes such as balls or circles, or go for a funky look with arrow-heads, disco balls, "champagne bubbles," flowers, stars or raindrops.
Flower children had blossomed into femme fatales and disco music, with its heady beats and bright lights, became the perfect vehicle to showcase the change.
Disco music is the soundtrack of this decade and no matter what you may think about it, it did give us amazingly creative looks.
You can purchase a variety of lights such as a couple of Disco balls, lights for the tables, or even black lights.
Disco balls with LED lights are perfect for a reception if the bride and groom enjoy getting their groove on.
Hang a faux rented chandelier or even disco ball over the center of the dance floor.
The three singles from this album - Candy Shop, Disco Inferno, and How We Do - made him the first solo artist to have three singles in the Billboard top five in the same week.
He continued releasing new music, including She's A Lady and The New Mexican Puppeteer, but his popularity had dropped off as music fans were more interested in the growing disco craze.
Designated youth areas include a playroom, teen disco, and video arcade, and activities range from scavenger hunts and beach parties to karaoke and movies.
The programs run from morning thru dinner time and feature such amenities as special kids shore excursions, special kids meals, a video arcade, a teen "disco," and theme evenings, such as a talent show and karaoke night.
Playful Swingers Cruises offers erotic vacations for adventurous lifestyle couples with everything from nude pool deck disco parties to naked musicals.
Their sound was constantly evolving and hinted at multiple genres from psychedelic to hard driving rock to disco.
Later records like Physical Graffiti and In Through the Out Door saw the band dabbling in keyboards, psychedelic textures and dance grooves that borrowed from reggae and disco.
Saturday Night Fever popularized flashy white suits and disco dresses while Annie Hall created an androgynous look.
Once a staple in the 70's era of disco, mens leisure suits were a popular choice for men of all ages.
It was also referred to as a disco suit.
Made popular in the movie Saturday Night Fever, Travolta showed off his disco moves in a white leisure suit and platform heels.
The leisure suit was associated with the disco era and once that ended so did the popularity of this style of suit.
Leisure suits are synomous with the disco era of the 70's.
Once the province of summer clothes, halter neck dresses were a staple of the disco scene and also prominent in gowns for all occasions.
Likewise, a cohort-2 Boomer coming of age in the late 60s-early 70s recalls soldiers returning from Vietnam, President Nixon's resignation, and even disco more distinctively than their predecessors.
They grew up listening to disco music, dance music and they did the Hustle.
Dance music and disco filled the air waves and it was a time of young professionals and economic prosperity.
The 3 minute, 42 second song has a catchy disco sound with high energy percussion and electronic tones.
You actually can learn real dance moves from songs from Disco, Rock, 80s and more.
There are several gameplay modes available: Classic, Cube, Ricochet, Whirl, Bungee, Tilt-O-Vision, Motion Blur, Breathing, Warped, Distortion, Starfield, Hyperspace, V-Hold, Multi-Screen, Disco and Cloud Cover.
In Disco Mode, the screen is filled with bright colors that spin around during play.
Expect disco music; Aerosmith and Guns'N'Roses are found elsewhere.
Joining them are Disco Kid, Giga Mac and Donkey Kong.
Jump on it and climb to the top and you have just activated the disco lights.
Jump down and head to the main corridor that connects all 3 rooms and there are disco lights, confetti, and corny music playing.
A common mistake that beginner ballroom dancers make is to assume that any nice dress - say, a bridesmaid dress or disco outfit - will do.
During the "disco" era, though, ballroom dance itself became less popular, and might have disappeared forever were it not for shows like Strictly Come Dancing and Dancing with the Stars.
Over the years disco dance steps have gone from being simple improvised moves on a club dance floor to highly competitive, judged performances for world dance titles.
Any dance instructor, when asked to teach a few disco steps, will most likely start with some form of the "Hustle."
Suddenly teachers at dance studios all over were teaching and improving on all sorts of disco dance steps and variations.
While it may sound complicated, you do not have to be a professional dancer or take lessons forever in order to enjoy disco.
Remember that the point of disco is not just to show off, but to have fun, whether you are John Travolta or just a newbie taking your first steps on the floor.
It's a two-person dance, rather than the groups formed in disco or country line dancing.
Formal balls, pagan maypoles, Saturday Night Fever disco dance moves, and movie after movie has dance as the center of the attraction between two people who are looking for love.
Back in the United States, line dancing began in the 1970s, accompanied by not only country music but swing, disco, latin, jazz and even good old rock and roll.
Gone was the disco clothing and in were new trends including new wave, punk, and heavy metal.
Pioneer Linens offers several different categories of beach towels, but if it's novel beach towels you are after, focus your attention on their Seychelles towel and their Disco Nights category.
If you prefer a little technical color in your towel, then the Disco Nights category is for you!
The fashion doll has borne witness to the height of disco, the 80s fitness craze, the quirkier styles of the 90s and current high fashion.
Feel free to unleash your inner disco diva with a pair of shiny lurex jeans, or opt for all out comfort with a heathered twill pant.
Shiny beads and sequins are also great elements, but remember to steer clear of falling prey to the too much factor - you don't want to look like a disco ball.
Dance costumes for parties and theme nights like a disco are short and full of glitter, glam and glitz.
In the 1970s, the glitz of the disco trend made its way into wedding jewelry.
From the dance swinging Go Go bags of the '60s to the gold leather of the disco '70s, they followed the fashions of evening wear in fabrics, decorations, activities, and shapes.
Candice Disco Mosaic East West Satchel: The name of this handbag truly says it all!
In 1978 it topped bonfires as America decided that disco sucks.
Are you known to visit a disco club on occasion?
The idea that platform shoes are solely synonymous with the disco era is a complete myth, though.
In fact, when Luke Spencer approached young Laura Baldwin that night in his disco, he was a bad boy with mob ties, a bad temper and a drinking problem.
Other common activities for children include water parks, disco rooms, movies, and specially equipped rooms for video-gamers.
Your youngest can dance with Elmo while your adolescents can jam at the resort's teen disco.
Whether you give each class their own decade such as the Roaring 20's or Disco 70's, or whether your whole school picks a decade and dresses accordingly, it's always fun to see what people come up with.
The House of Kesman lingerie catalog was popular during the disco era of the 1970s.
The band played their first gig under the new guise 'Joy Division' on the 25th January 1978 at the Pips Disco in Manchester.
The type of music you're likely to dance to in night clubs is Techno, House, Garage, Trance and Disco.
The wife of jazz music mastermind Miles Davis, Betty singlehandedly invented that 70s funk sound - part rock, part disco, and part soul.
Panic at the Disco - Several free songs from this 70's inspired disco/rock hybrid band.
This is synth pop, disco, and punk, all rolled up into one, and if you think that sounds like a bad idea, well, think again.
At the Disco, and She Wants Revenge were ask to provide cover songs of the original pieces by Danny Elfman.
At the Disco each redo "This is Halloween" and She Wants Revenge takes on "Kidnap the Sandy Claws".
Forsey is best known as a disco producer and his long term working relationship with Billy Idol.
Originally, it was started as a reaction to disco, but soon it incorporated elements of that genre of music - and thus initially gained the name "disco rap."
The Saturday Night Fever soundtrack was a double album blockbuster that brought disco fever to an all-time high in the late '70s.
Disco music was already popular, but the movie and accompanying album really turned disco into a full life-style for many music enthusiasts, complete with white leisure suits, sequined dresses and the ever-present glitter ball.
The three brothers had already racked up some pop hits in the years prior to Saturday Night Fever, but their work on the soundtrack really revived their career, defined the disco sound and dominated the genre.
It serves as a disco primer for anyone who's too young to remember that far back.
For anyone who lived through the disco era, this soundtrack is like a time capsule full of great musical memories.
Then, on the radio, there was disco and singer-songwriters.
Instead, they were the perfect bridge between 70s disco and glam rock and 80s punk, all wrapped in a synth-covered New Wave package.
Blondie was all over the board in terms of musical influence: punk, disco, pop and even reggae flavors touched the songs, and that is what kept audiences interested.
In later years, Tsonga bands incorporated disco influences into their music.
Perhaps what the decade is best known for is the advent of disco music with bands like the Bee Gees, Donna Summer and Devo defining the decade with their music and dance styles.
The Lipps Inc - perhaps best known for their track Funkytown - were also deeply associated with disco.
For example, many disco stars found it difficult to get gigs or sell albums after the hype.
While the 1970s are best known for peace-filled tunes and disco, neither of these sub-genres is dead.
Many still find themselves heading to clubs to disco dance the night away and the message of peace is still prevalent in music.
The funky blend of house music and disco, coupled with a psychedelic video, won over fans in droves.
Choose an item like a pop can coozie or hanging disco ball that guests can take home with them.
These sparklers will transform an ordinary living room into a disco or planetarium.
Decorate the walls with jukeboxes, disco balls, grunge band posters, and more.
Colored lights aimed at a disco ball offer another option that works with the theme.
A plastic or faux disco ball hung from the ceiling is an excellent touch, along with placing noisemakers and horns around the room.
The "disco elf", for example, is on a disco-style dance floor, and you'll be amazed at how well you can shake your groove thing as you watch the video.
The bombshell blonde always threw good dinner parties with fun themes; this theme had been Disco Night, complete with lava lamps, disco ball, tacky '70s music that still jammed out the open windows, and costumes for those who chose to wear them.
Unusually downstairs had been turned into a trashy 80s disco for some golf tournament.
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