Posts Tagged ‘Techno’

Xanaxdu – 1994

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Xanaxdu

Here’s another gem back from the ‘intelligent techno’ days.  I think this was made during a particularly bitter winter so it has a cold, dark overtone to it.   This does however have some all time favorites on it like LFO’s Mentok 1, Carl Craig’s Galaxy and Trak 1’s For This (to which Mr. Farina turned me on).  This was a peak period of full-on Midwest raving and deeeep AAC chill outs.  So if you want to truly get in the mood for this month’s archive dig, just pop a Xanax, lie comfortably in your living room and pop in that VHS copy of Beyond The Mind’s Eye.  Enjoy!

SIDE 1
1. Eddie “Flashin” Fowlkes – One Dance
2. Trak 1 – For This II
3. Unit Moebius
4. The Higher Intelligence Agency – Ketamine Entity (Axiom Mix)
5. Speedy J – Perfect Pitch
6. Minimal Vision – C 119
7. Orbital – Lush
8. POW – Double Life
9. Eddie “Flashin” Fowlkes – Stella
10. Bango – Wave The Rave Goodbye
11. Sandoz – Satellite

SIDE 2
1. Florence – Off Balance
2. BFC – Galaxy
3. Jack Street Inc. – Break It Down
4. DJ Funk – Move Your Body
5. Ultramarine – Hooter (Carl Craig mix)
6. Nine L
7. Stasis – Inosphere
8. Jump “Chico” Slamm – Mecca
9. Rebel Alliance – Detroit Michigan
10. EON – Light Color Sound
11. LFO – Mentok I
12. Mono Junk – Sweet Bassline
13. Stasis – View From The Rille

04

02 2013

Uncontrollable Falling Down / 1995

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Uncontrollable Falling Down

SIDE 1
1. Deepside – II
2. Onionz & Master D – Never Ending Journey
3. Rockes Hi Fi – Hash Recall
4. K-Life / DJ Booman – Puff Alotta Weed
5. Skylab – Exotika (Remix)
6. La Funk Mob – Motor Bass Gets Phunked Up (Electrofunk Remix)
7. David Caron – Fantasy On A Fantasy (Mark Broom Remix)
8. The Black Dog – Squelch
9. Beta Test – Reach
10. Bam Bam – Street Beat
11. DJ Mink Featuring The K.I.D. & Carruthers – Hey! Hey! Can U Relate
12. Bass Kittens – Get A Grip
13. Space Children – Let’s Go Disco

SIDE 2
1. Jedi Knights – May The Funk Be With You
2. Underworld – Born Slippy .TELEMATIC
3. Beach Flea – Green Bananas
4. Leon Roberts, Chris Reynolds & Tom Wainwright – Everything’s Alright
5. Nature Boy – Trackin
6. Repo – So Get
7. R.B.M. Featuring “El Barrio Bob” – Yo Shorty
8. …??
9. Take Aim – Praise Dance Revisited
10. Sweet Exorcist – Feel Your Hands
11. A Man Called Adam – Barefoot In The Head

22

11 2012

Us!* (*or how you can change the world) / 1999

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We go deep for this month’s post.  Enjoy the trip back to 1999.

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1. Round Four – Find A Way
2. Brommage Dub – Untitled
3. Markus Nikolai – Workout
4. Mr. James Barth & A.D. – Inner City Lullaby
5. Cari Lekebusch – Unite
6. …
7. Derrick Carter
8. Wassermann – W.I.R.
9. E-Smoove – Bam-A-Lam
10. The Big Bang Theory – No Clothes On Your Back
11. …
12. Kenny Dope
13. G Flame & Mr. G – Make Me High

SIDE 2
1. Lego – Build Da Vibe
2. CeCe Peniston – Nobody Else
3. Blaze – My Beat (Derrick Carter Mix)
4. Motorbass – Ezio
5. Janet Jackson – Go Deep (MAW Mix)
6. …
7. …
8. …
9. Masters At Work
10. …
11. Nick Holder – She Likes It
12. Randy Crawford – Wishing On A Star (Elusive Dub)

30

04 2012

Hybridization / 1993

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By request, here is this month’s archive dig.  This is one of my all-time personal favorites, and boy does it bring back memories.  Enjoy the trip…!

Hybridization

SIDE 1
1. The Transplant – Come Together
2. Winx – Nervous Build-Up
3. DJ Bri – Tribal Trip
4. Count Zero – Acid Base
5. Alternations – Dance
6. The Black Dog – Cycle
7. DJ Skipp – 4 The Luv Of
8. Rio Rhythm Band – Ti Amo Semprini
9. Jackstreet Inc. – Makin’ House Music
10. Romanthony – The Wanderer
11. The Faces – Everything I Got
12. Why – Not? – Out Of The Bottle
13. DJ Duke – Can You Feel It
14. The Lab – Mary Stomp Your Feet

SIDE 2
1. Speedy J – Fill 14
2. Bobby Pruit – Tried So Hard
3. Major Problems – Flashbacks
4. Alternations – Beat On Their Drums
5. Terence Trent D’Arby – Do You Love Me Like You Say?
6. K.O.T. – Showcase
7. The Unknown – Abstract Expressionism
8. George Acosta & Erick Paredes – Deep South
9. Inner Cosm – Ultramundane
10. Nightmares On Wax – A Case Of Funk
11. Deep Six – Chomsky
12. Zoo Experience – Thinking About Your Love

01

03 2012

1i1iTh / 2012

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It’s finally here, happy 2012!!  For the first post of the year, here’s a mix remodeled after the Lilith party at club Eleven here in Tokyo.  A booming sound for a booming sound system.  Enjoy!

1i1iTh

1. Kamo – Shoot Your Shot (EZLV Remix)
2. Shur-I-Kan – Life Live
3. Tiger Stripes – Trip Me
4. Classixx feat. Karl Dixon – Into The Valley (Julio Bashmore Remix)
5. Audiojack – Polka Dot Dress
6. Davidson Ospina feat. Rainy Payne – Night Vission
7. Neil Pierce feat. Adeola Shyllon – Love Therapy (Karizma’s Finde Dub)
8. The Chicago Connection – Dancin’ (Mark Grant’s Mix)
9. Cajmere & Gene Farris – Coconuts
10. Iroko & Jerome Sydenham – Feel It
11. Sekta – Peterpan (Julio Bashmore Remix)
12. Luciano – Los Ninos De Fuera
13. Lil Mark feat. Allegra – Anytime Insanity (Pezzner Dub)
14. Lostra & Jeanm – Bagass Us
15. Intruder feat. Jei – Amame (Long Ass Mix)
16. Green Velvet feat. Russoul – Millie Vanillie (Quentin Harris Dub)
17. Coco Steel & Lovebomb – Feel It (Beatnik Dub)
18. Oscar P & Rocco – The Energy (Rocco Vision Mix)
19. Cajmere – It’s Time (Re Ah Do Da Da Da)
20. Lidell Townsell – Nu Nu (JM Brothers & Vicmoren Remix)

13

01 2012

Slow & Sexy / 2011

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Inspired by the party of the same name here in Tokyo, and featured on ZenDaze radio on MyHouseYourHouse.net (Wednesdays 7-9am CST/1-3pm GMT/10-mid JST)… Enjoy!

Slow & Sexy

1. Luke Solomon – Say Something
2. Inland Knights – Get High
3. MD III – Set Me Free
4. Gaucho – Dance Forever (P Edit)
5. Azari & III – Tunnel Vision
6. The Glimmers – U Rocked My World
7. Jay West – Underwhite
8. Larry Fives – This Beautiful Sound
9. Phonic Funk – One (Shur-I-Kan Remix)
10. Davidson Ospina – Night Vision
11. Mr. Fingers – Waterfall
12. Adrian Rodriguez – Freak Lover
13. Sygaire – The Time Is Now (Shur-I-Kan Remix)
14. Ed Wizard & Disco Double Dee – Flip Da Beat
15. Sister Sledge – Greatest Dancer (Daz Digs Disco Re-Edit)
16. Larse – I Got A Feeling
17. Tom Taylor & Gareth Whitehead – One Love (Howard Sessions Remix)
18. Shur-I-Kan – Dream Place
19. Washed Out – Feel It All Around (Total M’s Classic Re-Wash)

05

12 2011

Duran Japan presents… The NuWave Army / 2003

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In honor of the upcoming FAC51 Haçienda party here in Tokyo, I bring to you this mix which has my favorite version of New Order’s 5-8-6 remixed by the one and only Peter Black.  It also features lots of other goodies like the Berlin infused Joshua Iz remix of Volga Select and Mystic Bill’s Japan inspired Visions Of Tokyo.  Not quite “Electro”, not quite NuDisco, this mix is a collection that captures this strangely ambiguous era of electronica.  Enjoy!

Duran Japan presents… The NuWave Army 

1. Joakim – Are You Vegetarian?
2. New Order – 5-8-6 (Peter Black Remix)
3. Volga Select – Les Années Des Plombs (DJ Joshua’s Dubwise Mix)
4. Chris J – Dreaming Colour
5. Alexkid With Lissette Alea – Come With Me (Tiga’s Aciddeathrave Remix)
6. Neuro-Manics – Visions Of Tokyo
7. Glove feat. Julia W. – Wunderbar
8. Minimal Compact – Deadly Weapons (Optimo Remix)
9. David Carretta – Ca Plane Pour Moi
10. Swayzak – I Dance Alone (Connecticut Ron’s Return To Saigon Mix)
11. Joakim – Come Into My Kitchen
12. Bakazou – Risky Disco
13. Charlie – Spacer Woman
14. The Human League – All I Ever Wanted (Alter Ego Remix)
15. Freaks – The Creeps (Steve Bug Remix)
16. Sven Väth – Ghost (John Starlight Remix)
17. Fresh & Low – Feels So Good (Astor’s Remix)

Ante Meridian : Post Meridian / 1992

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Here we have yet another installation of the Meltdown series, number 16 to be exact.  This mix features some darker UK breakbeat (hence Rufige Cru), and is the last of my breakbeat mixes.  It’s pretty rough, just flipped on the tape recorder and started playing records (and don’t even ask me about a playlist…).  It was never circulated widely, but I’m inspired to share this because Jimpster played our Love Tempo party here in Tokyo and this mix actually has one of his early moniker Flag tracks (we chuckled about it).  So buckle up, and get ready for a voyage into the darkside.

01

09 2011

Sea Wave Water Shake Earth / 2011

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An aural polaroid capturing the surreal atmospherics in Tokyo after the earthquake+tsunami+radiation trifecta.

Sea Wave Water Shake Earth

1. Planet Earth – Duran Duran
2. Twin & Earth – Dif Juz
3. Waves Become Wings – This Mortal Coil
4. Slow Water – Brian Eno
5. Sea, Swallow Me – Harold Budd & Cocteau Twins
6. On Earth – The Sundays
7. …In That Quiet Earth – Genesis
8. Wave – David Sylvian
9. Earthrise (Moon Mix) – Joshua Iz
10. Waves, Waves, Waves – M83
11. Underwater (The Dome Part I) – Worship
12. Shake – Bombers
13. Waterfalls – Mr. Fingers
14. Shake The Disease – Depeche Mode
15. Water Window – The Depriciation Guild
16. Underwater Lady – Kirstie Hawkshaw
17. The Waters Deep – Bent
18. Underwater Boy – Virna Lindt
19. Velvet Water – Stereolab
20. The Garden Of Earthly Delights (Ballistic Bario Boom) – D*Note
21. Earth (Gaia) – The Orb
22. Broad Waters/Oh. Our River Narew – Henryk Gorecki
23. Wind On Water – Fripp & Eno
24. Blackwater – Rain Tree Crow
25. Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground) – The Jacksons

No. 33 / 1994

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We all love our techno, especially those hidden gems form the early 90s.  And not just the Detroit and Chicago varietals, but especially those vintage blends from the UK (I believe I made this mix just so I could include LFO’s ‘Syndrome’ on it).  Techno was branded as ‘intelligent’ back then, and who can deny that about Carl Craig, Mr. Fingers or The Black Dog?!  But as they say, they just don’t make music like they used to.  Sad but true.  So here for your enjoyment, a 90 min atypical-techno excursion, so aptly titled after what was my thirty-third ‘meltdown’ series endeavor.

No. 33

SIDE 1
1. Wiwanyag Wachipi – I Don’t Want You (I Don’t Need You)
2. System 7 – Sirenes (Carl Craig Remix)
3. Psyche – From Beyond
4. Kenny Larkin – Catatonic (Stacey Pullen Remix)
5. Ghetto Brothers – Musik (FX Mix)
6. …..
7. LFO – Syndrome
8. …..
9. …..
10. M-D-Emm – Get Acidic
11. Mr. Fingers – Slam Dance
12. …..

SIDE 2
1. …..
2. BFC – Evolution
3. Kenny Larkin – Catatonic (Carl Craig Remix)
4. …..
5. …..
6. Heychild – Heychild’s Theme
7. LFO – Nurture
8. …..
9. …..
10. Rhythim Is Rhythim – Icon
11. Sterac – Sitting On Clouds
12. I.A.O. – Clan (Mongol Hordes)

13

11 2010

Change & Transformation / 1994

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Back in 1993, before the Detroit Electronic Music Festival and Movement there was World Party; a mega-event at the Joe Lewis arena in downtown Detroit in which the AAC collective were most lucky to participate.  It featured possibly the most legendary Detroit line-up one could ever hope for: Juan Atkins, Kevin Saunderson, Derrick May, Carl Craig, Richie Hawtin, Inner City live, D Wynn…  Unfortunately it was not well organized, well equipped or well attended.  But whatever energy World Party lacked, the after-party certainly made up for it (D Wynn definitely stole the show).  This entire experience, beginning to end, was resuscitated and resurrected, becoming this very mix I present before you.

For your listening pleasure, as side 1 begins with the haunting blips and bleeps of Model 500, just imagine standing in the cavernous lobby at the ‘ambient stage’ (two tables in front of some vinyl covered booths next to the soda and popcorn vendors) with Richie Hawtin on one side, Mike Huckaby on the other, and you will be instantly transported to the original Detroit Electronic Music Festival.  Enjoy!

Change & Transformation

SIDE 1
1. Model 500 – The Passage
2. …….
3. …….
4. Fugue – Interlagos
5. Tomas – Mind Song
6. …….
7. The Higher Intelligence Agency – Selenite
8. GAK – GAK 1
9. Speedy J – The FUN Equations
10. The Black Dog – Tactile
11. Kenny Larkin – Colonize
12. Paperclip People – Remake

SIDE 2
1. Kenny Larkin – Track
2. …….
3. …….
4. …….
5. Richard H. Kirk
6. …….
7. Esser’ay – Forces (Carl Craig’s Mix)
8. …….
9. Robert Hood – Rhythm
10. …….
11. The Black Dog – Erb

29

05 2010

Eve ryd ayl if e / 1995

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What can I say about this mix.  It’s out there…  One of my personal favorites.  It belongs to the quadrilogy of mixes which include A La Peanut Budder Sandwiches, Star, and The Golden Age.  All in all, this is a very eclectic collection of electronica with hats off to Detroit/Chicago artists and the many whom they inspired.  One side ends with the ambient ramblings of The Black Dog and Air Liquide (a nod to the 70s psychedelic band Brainticket) and the other with the blurred d&b/downtempo echos of Subsurfing and Attica Blues.  You’ll start on planet Earth and end up on a space trip.  So sit back and enjoy the journey!

Eve ryd ayl if e

SIDE 1
1. Robert Fripp – Preface
2. Phenomyna – Travellor
3. State Of Flux – New Lanark
4. The Black Dog – Chase The Manhattan
5. Reese – The Heavens (Mayday Mix)
6. Kenny Larkin – Java
7. Quazar – The Treasure
8. Tru Funk – 4AM
9. Move D – Eastman
10. Dr. Timothy Leary Meets The Grid – Origins Of Dance
11. Infiniti – Think Quick
12. Walker – Untitled
13. The Gherkin Jerks – Strange Creatures
14. Balil – Island
15. Air Liquide – Liquid Air

SIDE 2
1. Legion Of Green Men – Time Tunnel/Eternal Opuscule #78
2. Ross 154 – Mayflower
3. No Smoke – Ra Ra…East Of Eden
4. William S – I’ll Never Let You Go
5. Romanthony – Wanderer (CD Remix #9)
6. Ultramarine – Skyclad
7. Sapien – Amor Negro (Rockers Blackheart Mix)
8. Bogus Order – Zen Africa
9. David Alvarado – Can You…
10. A Man Called Adam – Little Mrs. Pepperpot (Pt. 2 & 3)
11. Mark Broom – Mile End
12. St. Germain-en-Laye – Dub Experience
13. Subsurfing – The Number Readers
14. Attica Blues – Contemplating Jazz

02

02 2010

My Medusa’s Life! / 2009

Medusa's

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For those of us who didn’t have the privilege to experience the original Warehouse, Music Box, The Loft or Paradise Garage, at least we had MEDUSA’S!  So many years, so many memories…  Whenever I hear certain songs I am immediately transported back to that patchouli and clove cigarette filled three-ring-circus-dressed-in-combat-boots juice bar.  Even with fake ID in pocket, Medusa’s was our acid-industrial-techno-new wave haven of choice.  And it continues to be an inspiration for me to this day.  So for shits n giggles, here’s a humble little present from me to you (granted not all of these are ‘Medusa’s classics’, but you’ll get the picture…).  HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

My Medusa’s Life!

1. John Rocca – I Want It To Be Real
2. De Lite – Wild Times (Mayday Mix)
3. Joe Smooth – Promise Land
4. Terry ‘Housemaster’ Baldwin – Don’t Lead Me (Medusa’s Mix)
5. Robert Owens – Bring Down The Walls
6. Kevin Saunderson – Bounce Your Body To The Box (Mike ‘Hitman’ Wilson Acid Remix)
7. House Trax – Cool J Trax
8. Baby Ford – Oochy Koochy (Konrad Cadet Mix)
9. Nitzer Ebb – Hearts & Minds (Mix Hypersonic)
10. Wee Papa Girls – We Know It (Phosphoric Mix)
11. Armando – 151
12. Charles B – Lack Of Love
13. Jillian Mendez – Get Up
14. N.Y. House’n Authority – Ravenswood House
15. Robert Owens – I’m Strong (Bonus Beats)
16. KC Flightt – Let’s Get Jazzy
17. Mayday – Freestyle (Bongo Mix)
18. The Housefactors – Play It Loud
19. Model 500 – Sound Of Stereo
20. Pierre’s Pfantasy Club – Fantasy Girl (Mike ‘Hitman’ Wilson Club Mix)
21. Fast Eddie – Acid Thunder
22. Twin Hype – For Those Who Like To Groove (Hollywood Sweat Mix)
23. Queen Latifa – Come Into My House
24. D Mob – Trance Dance (Instrumental)
25. Doug Lazy – Let The Rhythm Pump (Instrumental)
26. Jomanda – Make My Body Rock
27. Orbital – Wheel Of Fortune
28. Mr. Fingers – Waterfall
29. Code 6 – Quad I

15

12 2009

Star / 1995

Star

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Here we have Star from 1995, the third mix tape from a series of four (the other three being Eve ryd ayl if e, The Golden Age, and A La Peanut Budder Sandwiches).  A lot of mixes were either on 60 or 90 minute cassettes before this era, but some of us decided to super-size it and give the boys n girls 100.  And in those extra minutes I’ve squeezed in some favorites (I just noticed that both sides end with Carl Craig and Masters at Work productions!).  So enjoy the extra 10 minutes of star dusted (and remastered) musics.

Star

SIDE 1
1. D*Note – The Garden of Earthly Delights
2. Ron Trent – Tribal Affair
3. Daniel Wang – Not Feeling It
4. Johnny Fiasco – Funkies Funk
5. Earth People – Reach Up To Mars
6. Beach Flea – Stegosaurus
7. Chris & Derrick – Am
8. Nuages – Move
9. Baby Ford – Ford Trax
10. Beach Flea – Jerky Turkey
11. Trique – Jazz The Sea Turtle
12. Modal – Woke Up
13. Sade – Shelter Me
14. Lou2 – Freaky
15. 69 – Sub Seducer
16. Saint Etienne – Nothing Can Stop Us

SIDE 2
1. Romanthony – Ministry Of Love
2. F-Action – Closer
3. Jark/Prongo – Bad Beat
4. Trancesetters – None Of The Above
5. Purveyors of Fine Funk – They Are Among Us
6. Neal Howard – To Be Or Not To Be
7. Derrick Carter – Feel Love
8. Al Mack – The Village Of Vanguards
9. Joshua – Worry No More
10. The Foot Club – Driftwood
11. Basco – Ckkel
12. Mind Control Music – M.C.M.
13. Boo Williams – Blast Off
14. Shake & Claude Young
15. Mister Monday – Future Present
16. The Brand New Heavies – Close To You

07

11 2009

Tranceducer: Meltdown 17 / 1992

Rave On 1992

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Sometimes we feel like throwing our hands up in the air. Brought out from deep within the archives, here is a pre-Bliss mix from early 1992. Grab a balloon and hold on!

26

10 2009

“Gee, Your Beats Sound Terrific” / 1998

gee your beats sound terrific!!

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The past few posts have adventured more into the dreamy, etherial musical realms.  So let’s pick it up a bit with something you can sink your teeth into.  This (I believe) was the second release in the Champion Sound series, back from 1998 with the original b/w artwork.  And if you didn’t catch the memo, this (along with the other previous cassette mixes) have been remastered by yours truly.  So get downloading, and enjoy…!

“Gee, Your Beats Sound Terrific”

SIDE 1
1. Ultra Nate – Found A Cure (Mood II Rascal Seach Dub)
2. Mr. James Barth & A.D. – Above The Skyline
3. G. Flame & Mr. G – De Bunk
4. Olav Basoski – House Of Wood
5. G. Flame & Mr. G – Taken It
6. Projam – More
7. Azymuth – The Quest (Roc Hunter Supafat Re-rub)
8. Sanasol vs Ozzy – Seveneleven (closedonsundaysmix)
9. Jammin’ Unit – Untitled
10. Dialect – Sitting In The Sun
11. Edward Louis – Holy Spirit
12. Microman – Stay In Bed (Flowingpad Mix)
13. Norma Jean Bell – Dreams
14. Sade – Haunt Me (Dub)

SIDE 2
1. Secret Sounds – Get It Together
2. Richard F – Good Love (Da Dronez Dub)
3. Paul Johnson – White Winds
4. David Ospina – Love Rhythm
5. Bob Sinclar – Vision of Paradise
6. Naked Music NYC – It’s Love (Joshua’s Mo’ Musique)
7. Fred Everything – Watcha Gonna Do (Dub)
8. Voices Of Life – The Word Is Love (Mood II Swing Dub)
9. Violet Trax – Don’t You (Kojak Mix)
10. Funkshun – Feel Real (Lust Mix)
11. The Deep – Classio’s Theme
12. Weezie Jefferson – The Smack
13. Romantnhony – Get It 2 Getha

30

09 2009

Peaceably So / 1998

Peaceably So

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More late 80s/early 90s Chicago, Detroit, New York, UK house.  I think this was the first mixtape put out by Champion Sound in San Diego (they released all the ones up to the ‘Blessings’ mix).  It’s yet another trip down house music memory lane, an era I frequently revisit.  Good times!

Peaceably So

SIDE  1
1. Saint Etienne – Stoned To Say The Least
2. ESP – It’s You
3. Electribe 101 – Talking With Myself
4. Baby Ford – Ford Trax
5. DSR – Trust City
6. John Davis & The Monster Orchestra – Feel The Love Magic
7. Jungle Wonz – Time Marches On
8. Tech Trax Inc. – Feel The Love
9. Quartz – Meltdown II
10. Mr. Fingers – Mystery Of Love
11. Nightmares On Wax – I’m For Real
12. Frankie Knuckles presents Satoshi Tomiie – Tears

SIDE 2
1. Tom Tom Club – Sunshine And Ecstasy (Feel My Heartbeat)
2. Simply Red – Something Got Me Started
3. Kym Sims – Take My Advice
4. D Mob – That’s The Way Of The World
5. Tasty Treats – Got To Believe
6. Blacksmith – Get Back To Love
7. Electribe 101 – Electribal Memories
8. Eddie Flashin’ Fowlkes – Mr. E
9. Mr. Fingers – What About This Love?
10. Sounds Of Blackness – The Pressure
11. Nightmover – Agua De Beber (Di Ba Da)
12. 808 State – Cobra-Bora (Shortcut)

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08 2009

Material Sound / 1996

Material Sound

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Here is a mix from 1996 made in honor of our Material party at Shelter.  The original line-up consisted of residents Josh Werner, Scott Song and myself, with promoters Erick Urenn and Colette. I left Chicago in 1995, but the night continued on having a healthy lifespan with many other resident DJs, migrating to various other clubs, remaining a mainstay in Chicago for many years. This mix is an homage to those good times at Shelter which we will always think of fondly… Enjoy!

Material Sound

SIDE 1
1. Aquarhythms – Bodyjazz Bodyfusion (Carl Craig Experience)
2. Long Ago – A Relic
3. Too Funk – Venus Fly Trap (Derrick Carter Remix)
4. Honey Drop
5. Precession – Sandcastle (Mike Huckaby Remix)
6. Cheap Knob Gags
7. Random Access – The Mountain Top
8. Comanche Park – Crucify (Mood II Swing Dub Mix)
9. Mood II Swing – Move Me
10. BFC – Evolution
11. Hot Lizard – The Theme
12. Inner City – Do Ya (Chez D Trent Mix)
13. Alton Miller – Flora’s Groove
14. Cajmere – Lookin’ For A Man

SIDE 2
1. Free Energy – More
2. Unknown…
3. David Chong – Interplanetary Discodancing
4. Tafuri – Was That All It Was? (Dub Retraction)
5. Kevin Yost – It’s Getting Bigger
6. DJ Rasoul And McCarthy – Excursions
7. Rene Et Gaston – Merluche Ideale
8. Baruka – Play It Loud
9. i:cube – Disco Cubizm
10. Travis Nelson – The Heights
11. Moraes feat. Peacemakers – For Love And Peace (For the Bar Heads (Sunset Mix))
12. The Reese Project – I Believe (Mike “Hit Man” Wilson 12″ Version)
13. CVO – Party Time

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06 2009

Anamnesis / 2006

Anamnesis

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Old school bliss!  This mix was made as a giveaway to Smartbar patrons X-mas 2006.  Limited to 150 copies.

Anamnesis

1. Electribe 101 – Inside Out (MCM Mix)
2. Virgo Four – Going Through Life
3. Groove II Groove – Move Your Feet
4. Mr. Lee – Pump That Body (Hula Mix)
5. Fingers – Dead End Alley
6. JD – Oowww
7. Forgemasters – Track With No Name (Communique Mix)
8. Annette – Dream 17 (Derrick May Mix)
9. Transcendence – Frenzy
10. The Beloved – Sun Rising
11. Electribe 101 – Talking With  Myself (Opium Dub)
12. Quazar – Day-Glo
13. Brown Hardware Inc. – Atlantis
14. Symbols & Instruments – Mood
15. Don Carlos – Alone
16. Fingers – Closer
17. Coldcut – People Hold On

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04 2009