BENNY BLANCO® : BLANCODISCO

mostly electronic dj music and related tech

September 18, 2020

DJ Mix Friday Throwdown – Benny Blanco® – PASSING OF RUTH BADER GINSBURG – SEPTEMBER 18th, 2020

This week’s edition had no real plan going into the set. My friend @mervinator requested some Trip Hop, so I started off there. Over the course of set, brushed some Nu Disco, House and come to close with some 80’s, 90s Goth Industrial. I learned of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s passing and It […]

September 11, 2020

DJ Mix Friday Throwdown – Benny Blanco® – 90’s, 80’s – SEPTEMBER 11th, 2020

Straight up 90’s into 80’s business this week. The 90’s tunes swerve in and out of Rave, Manchester, House, Breaks and Techno. I even snuck in one of my old productions with Dale Charles as Sedona, “Pulsation”. When we reach the midway point, we roll back to some familiar 80’s territory, well, maybe some obscure […]

June 10, 2013

ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons Remixes New Depeche Mode Single Soothe My Soul

This came outta nowhere.  

March 21, 2010

Vince Clarke ‘Make Something From Nothing’

No, it’s not a new Erasure tune or solo track, but a philosophy that keeps the synth song writing machine percolating. This ‘Dell’ sponsored interview peers into Vince’s current home and studio called ‘the cabin’ way up in Portland, Maine. A room surrounded in perfectly mounted synthesizers becomes the envy of anyone who’s ever twisted […]

March 14, 2009

AnnnNNNNnnnddddd…… They’re Back…

Cool ‘live’ performance from the forthcoming Sounds of the Universe album due out on April 21st in the US. This song is about as minimal/acoustic as they get. Come Back indeed. Seeing this video reminds me that I should probably pre-order that crazy deluxe box set package with everything set they are offering sooner rather […]

June 14, 2007

Cool Depeche Mode Clip