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May 17, 2020

DJ Mix Sunday Set – Benny Blanco® – Early 90’s, 80’s, Dub, Edits – May 17, 2020

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Photo courtesy of Eamonn & Heather.

Back for an impromptu afternoon set of Early 90s, 80s, Dub, Trip Hop and Nu Disco Edits.

The weather was beautiful this weekend here in Dobbs Ferry, NY and after taking care of some chores, inspiration struck to drop a set out on the patio again, but in a slightly different arrangement.

This particular set was a test and didn’t expect a lot of views as people should be outside as well as they are able too. Next time, i’ll put the streaming computer rig on the big white table. The cameras on the edge of the table provide a decent vantage point. Need to score some iPhone holder/tripods that I can mount for some additional mutlicam viewing.

Runtime: ~2 hrs

Playlist

  1. David Holmes – Slash The Beats
  2. The Orb – Little Fluffy Clouds (Coldcut Heavyweight Dub Mix)
  3. Meat Beat Manifesto – Circles
  4. Senor Piccolino – Moanin
  5. Cabbage Boy – Bean (To This World)
  6. Jagwar Ma – Man I Need Dub
  7. Massive Attack vs. Mad Professor – Three (Trinity Dub)
  8. The Dust Brothers – Dope Coil
  9. New Fast Automatic Daffodils – Partial
  10. Juryman – Know Kname Down
  11. Ray Mang – Not So Fantastic 3
  12. Nicholas – No More
  13. Human League, The – Life On Your Own (Extended)
  14. KLF – Build A Fire
  15. Art Of Noise – Eye Of A Needle
  16. Depeche Mode – The Things You Said
  17. Lisa Carbon & Friends – Bossa House Noodle
  18. The The – The Twilight Hour
  19. Love And Rockets – Seventh Dream Of A Teenage Heaven
  20. I:Cube – Adore
  21. Renegade Soundwave – Space Gladiator (Dub)
  22. Sorcerer (2) – Surfing At Midnight (Prins Thomas Miks)
  23. Greg Wilson – Edit The Edit two sides of sympathy (gw edit of pta mash)
  24. Timo Maas – To Get Down (Fatboy Slim Mix)
  25. Fleetwood Mac – Everywhere (Psychemagik Edit)

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benny blanco sunday set on the patio

May 15, 2020

DJ Mix Friday Throwdown – Benny Blanco® – Early 90’s, Classic House & ACEEEEEIIID – May 15, 2020

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Friday Throwdown out on the blancodisco Patio…. when it’s a cool 80 degrees outside.. you gotta do it. Breezed on through some Early 90s, Deep House Classics and closed out with some Acid and Electro Flavors.
Dig…

Will add track list later…. Tracks from KLF, Pete Wylie, The Farm, Charlatans UK, Massive Attack, 808 State, Kate Bush, Police, Fatboy Slim, Ashley Beedle, Lectroluv, Agoria feat. Carl Craig, Ripperton Remixing Arcade Fire, MK, Chez Damier, Scissor Sisters, Chemical Brothers, Opus III, Basement Jaxx, Ame, Kenlou, Cajmere, Paranoid Longon, FUSE, Luke Vibert, Jedi Knights…

Runtime: 3 hrs

Playlist

  1. Fatboy Slim – The Weekend Starts Here
  2. Bob Marley – Stand Up Jamrock (Ashley Beedle Dub)
  3. Charlatans, The – Opportunity (Extended Remix)
  4. Pete Wylie – Sinful! And Wicked…
  5. The KLF – Justified & Ancient (Stand By The Jams)
  6. Sun Electric – O’locco (Kama Sutra)
  7. The Farm – Stepping Stone (Ghost Dance Mix)
  8. Massive Attack – Unfinished Sympathy (Oakie’s Mix)
  9. 808 State – In Yer Face (In Yer Face Mix)
  10. Police, The – Voices Inside My Head (Superministry 8 AM ‘Rulin’ Mix)
  11. Kate Bush – Running Up That Hill (Re-Edit)
  12. iO – Claire
  13. Agoria Feat Carl Craig & La Scalars – Speechless (Gesaffelstein Remix)
  14. Lectroluv – Dream Drums (All Over Sound Factory Mix)
  15. Arcade Fire – The Suburds (Ripperton edit)
  16. Chez Damier – Can U Feel It (M.K. Dub)
  17. Chuggles – Thank You (The Hector Lopez Mix)
  18. Scissor Sisters – Comfortably Numb (Fatboys Slim Full Mix)
  19. Chemical Brothers, The – Come With Us (Fatboy Slim Remix)
  20. N-Joi – Malfunction
  21. Opus III – When You Made The Mountain (MK Dub)
  22. Basement Jaxx – Fly Life
  23. Armand Van Helden – The Funk Phenomena (Original Mix)
  24. Cheek – Venus (Original Mix)
  25. Wahoo – Holding You (Âme Remix)
  26. Kenlou – The Bounce
  27. Alan Braxe & Fred Falke – Intro
  28. Terra Deva – Fresh Start (Joshua House Mix)
  29. Workin’ Happily – Feel It (Cajmere Underground Goodie Mix)
  30. Unknown Artist – Something Else
  31. Roman IV – (14x7x4)
  32. Furious Frank Feat. Ivy Barkakati – Ahora Sí (Ivan Remix)
  33. Paranoid London – Lovin U (Ahh Shit) With DJ Genesis
  34. F.U.S.E. – F.U.
  35. New Order – Blue Monday (So Hot Mix)
  36. Tata Box Inhibitors – Protein
  37. V.I.M. – Maggie’s Last Party (Club Mix)
  38. DJ Mink – Hey Hey! Can U Relate? (Luke Vibert Mix)
  39. Jedi Knights – May The Funk Be With You

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March 13, 2020

DJ Mix Friday Throwdown – Benny Blanco® – nudiscoeditsacidhouse – March 13, 2020

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Another week, another mix.

Runtime: 1 hr 56 min

April 26, 2019

DJ Mix Friday Throwdown – Benny Blanco® – A bit 80’s, Early 90’s, Breaks, Downtempo & Ambient – April 26, 2019


This episode reaches down the halls of 80s New Wave, Early 90s, Downtempo, Industrial, a few Re-Edits and ends on a darker chill Ambient mood. Broadcast live from the BASSmint here in Dobbs Ferry, NY.

Runtime: 2 hrs 

Setlist

  1. Repeat – Drifting Sounds Of Wikiki
  2. Pet Shop Boys – Love Comes Quickly (Dance Mix)
  3. Skinny Puppy – The Second Opinion
  4. The The – Giant
  5. Laika – Breather
  6. My Bloody Valentine – Soon
  7. Boards Of Canada – Sixtyten
  8. Dutch Rhythm Combo – Bonaire
  9. Heaven 17 – Let Me Go (Beedle Mix)
  10. Kate Bush – Running Up That Hill (Re-Edit)
  11. Paul Simon – Late… (Edit De DJ Spun)
  12. 808 State – Lift (Lift Up Dub)
  13. Nitzer Ebb – Shame (12″ Remix)
  14. Renegade Soundwave – Ozone Breakdown
  15. Ministry – I Wanted To Tell Her (Tongue-Tied Mix)
  16. Lionrock – Packet of Peace (Chemical Brothers Remix)
  17. The Break Boys – And The Break Goes On (Westside Kick Ass Dub)
  18. None – Frankie Smith – Double Dutch Bus (Lac’s dubby bus edit)
  19. The KLF – Last Train To Trancentral (1989 Pure Trance Original)
  20. Depeche Mode – Blasphemous Rumours
  21. Tangerine Dream – Thru Metamorphic Rock (Edit)
  22. Kyle Dixon , Michael Stein – Danger Danger
  23. Kyle Dixon , Michael Stein – Where’s Barb?
  24. Project STS-31 – Spiralgalaxie
  25. RX-101 – Dopamine

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April 16, 2019

Show Review – Ministry & Cold Cave – Wax Trax – House of Vans – Industrial Accident Tour 2019

vans wax trax record store day poster inside music hall of williamsburgIt was a 5 pm and I dashed from my office after my last work call to head out to the L train and make my way to Brooklyn. For what? To stand in line for the chance to see Ministry play an Early 90’s throwback set. It didn’t disappoint. I made great time and was in line in about 25 minutes from when I exited the office. There were 2 queues, one for VIP ticket holders that scored Record Store Day invites for the Documentary Screening plus Q&A session thereafter. I had only just secured a GA ticket earlier in the morning when spots seemingly opened up again for a chance to attend the concert portion of this FREE event. FREE.

The line looked a little daunting, but I was confident enough that I’d get in. Waiting in line was pretty tame, mainly I think because the temperature was a bit cool and seemed to drop a little as winds picked up. I only had a light jacket on (dumb ass move on my part), the old Every Day Is Halloween Cover Ministry T and requisite black jeans. The VIP line was accommodated first as expected and those folks were able to fairly quickly escape the cold. The rest of us…. toughed it out. At two points, there was a short burst of rain for a few minutes, but with it, a Rainbow appeared behind facing east from the venue along N. 6th St. I refused to take a picture of something ‘happy’ when I’m standing in line for a Ministry concert. Others took in the moment and had their phones out taking snaps and I’m sure posted to their social media accounts. As the rain hit, a few folks seem to ditch the line. The cold not letting up, a few others had bailed and couldn’t hack the conditions.

I was determined. I stuck it out. My legs, arms, body were shivering. Not a type of crowd where you’d ask a stranger for a hug just to keep warm. Sort of felt like Al needed some of us to suffer a little. Norte Dame is burning. A person was hit by an L train car at the 1st Avenue stop shutting that line down. Needed to get inside to escape. Door folk were saying the GA audience would not be allowed in until 7:45! We waited and crept forward a bit more… getting closer. The door staff made rounds checking us in with our event tickets then handing us raffle type tickets to show we had been checked in. Thought that was a nice move.

Then, around 7 pm, they began letting the GA line folks inside, ahead of schedule. I probably got in around 7:15 or so, hit the bathroom and warmed up my hand in what felt like boiling water. I think frostbite may have started to settle in. Grabbed a beer and proceed to explore the venue to see where I should observe. I headed up to the mezzanine level where there seemed to be a bit of space and not filled to the gills with people yet. The documentary was still playing and probably caught the last 25 minutes of it which was nice since I missed the previous November screening. The doc finished and out came the Q&A panel. Was a bit hard to hear. Not too many questions were asked by audience members. I chatted with a few fans nearby.

Q&A panel

The Q&A bit finished up around 8:20 or so and then it was stage reset time for Cold Cave. I’m not familiar with this band at all. I scored another beer and chilled out until the band was about to go on. I made my way down the main floor and got a raised view on the right side of the stage. Cold Cave did their thang. I enjoyed their tunes quite a bit. Decent synth pop type stuff with a ‘cold wave’ vibe. I may need to source their studio recordings for homework. After about a 45 minute set, stage was reset again.

I wasn’t feeling the need to MOSH it out tonite, so I headed back upstairs to where I was for the documentary portion. Found a great spot pretty much centered and only had 1 person in front of me until he bailed towards the end. Ministry comes out and started playing. As soon as ‘The Missing’ came on I felt a rush of endorphins run through my body and it put a big ol’ smile on my face hearing these tracks loud and live again. It was bliss. Here’s some videos from the Ministry Set. Some partial and some Full songs. Apologize for some shaky phone video. But.. you can get a sense of the lights, pit and sound of these classic Ministry Tracks.

Once I got inside, the previous 2 hours of freezing faded away with warm and tingleys. Thanks Uncle Al and Co, Cold Cave, WaxTrax! Family and Vans for a wonderful evening of throwback sights & sounds.

Stage Setup
Ministry Stage pre show

 

The Missing (video)

 


Deity (video)

 

Stigmata (video)

 

Thieves (video)

 

Revolting Cocks – No Devotion (intro only – video)

 

1000 Homo DJ’s – Supernaut (video)

 

The Land of Rape and Honey (video)

 

Everyday Is Halloween – Acoustic Sing Along (video)

 

 

November 22, 2018

DJ Mix: Thursday Thanksgiving Throwdown with Benny Blanco® – November 22, 2018


I had a few hours to kill while the 2 turkeys we had in the oven were cooking. My day started picking up my in laws in Queens in the AM beating traffic and came home to get the stuffing and turkey prepped. Whilst cooking, wife and I enjoyed our preparations sipping on some Mimosas and Hemingways (absinthe with sparkly wine) which got me in the mood to come downstairs and blow it out for a few hours. Mostly a House Vibe.

Runtime: 2 hrs 17 min

Setlist

  1. Khan – Untitled
  2. Central Living – Inside (Metro Area Remix)
  3. Henrik Schwarz / Âme / Dixon Feat. Derrick Carter – Where We At (Version 3)
  4. Tosca – Superrob (Henrik Schwarz Mix)
  5. Funky Lowlives, The – Sail Into The Sun (King Unique Remix)
  6. One Dove – White Love (Psychic Masturbation)
  7. Osborne – Afrika
  8. Beat Pharmacy – Drifter
  9. Jesse Rose – Evening Standard
  10. Basic Channel – Quadrant Dub II
  11. KLF, The – Last Train To Trancentral (Razormaid Mix)
  12. Wise Caucasian, The – Out Of The Blue
  13. Pub – Derail
  14. Agnès , Chaton – + 91 Ahead 2,5 (Agnès Kingston-Geneva Rework)
  15. Parchman – Isolation (Time Tunnel Mix)
  16. Round Two – New Day (Club Vocal Mix)
  17. Automat (2) – Prelude I
  18. Minilogue – Mr Mustafa A
  19. Seelenluft And Silvercity-Bob – Manila (Headman Remix)
  20. Dimensions6 – Living In The Sunshine (Âme Ohio Dub)
  21. Seelenluft And Silvercity-Bob – Manila (Ewan Pearson Remix)
  22. Mish Mash (2) Feat Lois – Can’t Take It (Carl Craig Mix)
  23. Seiji Feat. Lyric L – Loose Lips (Vox)
  24. Inland Knights – Can’t Stop
  25. Romanthony – Wanderer
  26. Baldelli & Dionigi – (A) Dark Files
  27. Lady B – Cruising Around Motor City (Original)
  28. Detachments – The Perfect Kiss

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