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August 15, 2017

DJ Mix: Friday Throwdown with Benny Blanco®

Another Friday Throwdown session held on Facebook Live service. A mix of House, Acid, Techno, Early 90’s Flavor and closure with Sugar Walls.

Music from:
Random Factor, Metro Area, Inland Knights, 808 State (greg wilson edit), Meat Beat Manifesto, Swag, The Untouchables, The KLF, Annie, Panash, Michoacan, Girls On Top, Roman IV, The Wise Caucasian, X-Press 2, Leftfield, The Timelords, Chemical Brothers, Booka Shade, The Orb, MC 900 Ft. Jesus, with DJ Zero, Seelenluft (Joakim Remix) and a big throwback to Sheena Easton.

 

Running Time:
1 hour 40 minutes


August 6, 2017

DJ Mix: Take 3… Detroit Techno, Acid, Breaks, Industrial, New Wave and House Music with benny blanco®

After some frustrating technical issues this evening with the internet connection configuration (i did some poor rewiring of things), I finally had a semi stable connection to broadcast and capture 1 solid hour of music. This is not the cleanest session/recording.. but the mixing is actually alright and the camera works was a bit more reserved this time around. Didn’t go as crazy.

I also had turn off my intended localized recording of the session for higher quality archival purposes. Instead, I was able to snag Facebook’s low res capture before they flagged the mix for ‘unauthorized’ content. Out of all the tracks I played, I only  got dinged on Nitzer Ebb’s ‘Murderous’ track… which is quite funny as I had a more mainstream track I thought with Thompson Twins ‘Lies (extended mix)’ in there closer to the end. Ahh…. algorithms.

This mix jumps around from ambient intro into a furied frenzy of Detroit Techno and Acid (an emotional direction I took stemmed from the broadcast streaming issues), but I finally settle into a decent groove for the remainder of the short set. Short for me anyway.

Music from this 1 hour session includes:
FUSE, The Martian, Luke Vibert, Teste, Morph, Fuzz Face, Hardfloor, Elektrochemie LK, Nitzer Ebb, Trans-X, The Rapture (Morgan Geist Remix), Thompson Twins, Dee Patten, Plump DJ’s (featuring Gary Numan), Felix Da Housecat (Tiga Remix), Aril Brikha, Plez, and LFO to close things out.


August 2, 2017

DJ Mix: A Few of My Favorite Things with Benny Blanco® – Downtempo Grooves

DJ Mix Set: A Few of My Favorite Things
Impromptu Tuesday evening mixing on the more downtempo BPMs.
Music from:
Toby Tobias, Tosca, Mungolian Jet Set vs. Athana, The The, Sneaker Pimps, Mudd, Dr. Packer, Simian Mobile Disco, The Charlatans UK, Jagwar Ma, Electronic and Underworld….
1 hr. 4 min runtime.


August 1, 2017

DJ MIX SET: Some DEEEEP Techno and House from a Facebook Live Session w. benny blanco®

This set was broadcast on Facebook Live July 14th, 2017.

Featuring some deep techno & housey vibes from…
Rhythm and Sound, Plastikman, Yakine, Beanfield (Ripperton Remix), Chaton & Ripperton, Arcade Fire (Ripperton Remix), Blu Mar Ten, Gerome Sportelli, DJ HMC, Mathew Jonson, Mr. G, Heiko Laux, LFO, Maxx Cavalerra, Octex, Max Brannslokker, Todd Bodine, Cherry Bomb, Kooky Scientist, Deetron, Sascha Dive, The Knife (Shinedoe Remix), Model 500 (Moritz Mix), Shinedoe & Wild Planet.

This mix clocks in a little over 2 hours…
Enjoy.


July 31, 2017

DJ Mix Set: Industrial… with benny blanco®

Check out the Industrial Dance Floor Sounds from the 80’s and 90’s.

Aired live on the Twitch service June 30th, 2017.
1 hour 18 minutes.

Music from the likes of
Meat Beat Manifesto, Ministry, Nine Inch Nails, Front 242, Skinny Puppy, Renegade Soundwave, My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult, Gruesome Twosome, Consolidated, Nitzer Ebb and Revolting Cocks.


February 6, 2016

New Track: Eyes From The Edge (downtempo synthpop)

A Downtempo Synthpop chugger with an uplifting mood where all the synthesizer parts less 1 lone pulsating TB-303 line come from the Roland JX-03 Boutique synth (Basses, Pads, Flourishes & Lead lines). Drums were a stock glitch kit from Ableton. Recorded Arranged and Mixed January 2016 @blancodisco