mostly electronic dj music and related tech

June 2, 2023

DJ Mix – Friday Throwdown – Benny Blanco® – Dark Times, Glimmering Hope – June 2nd, 2023

Dark Times, Glimmering Hope 3 hrs and 32 minutes! Marathon set back here in the BASSment for another Friday Throwdown. Had a rough few weeks here as my day job was enduring impending layoffs. Fortunate for myself, I was spared, but many near me on my team and folks I worked with were affected. It […]

January 28, 2022

DJ Mix – Friday Throwdown – Benny Blanco® – Eclectic But Electric – January 28th, 2022

Eclectic But Electric Funky and Groovy. Gyrate through Indie, Breaks, Disco, House, Acid, Madchester, Industrial, Funk, Goth and Pop. Check the set list below. Good way to start the weekend. Download and enjoy. The archived files are now hosted locally here at blancodisco and will take a bit more time to download.. but they will […]

May 14, 2021

DJ Mix – Friday Throwdown – Benny Blanco® – Set #18 – Industrial New Wave Rounds – May 14th, 2021

Set #18/2021. 2 hrs and 16 minutes. This was off to a late start, so a bit shorter than my typical 3 hour excursions, but rest assured, I’ve packed some fun Industrial New Wave Jams.   Follow me on twitch and click the subscribe button.   Runtime: 2 hrs 16 minutes 24 bit 48 […]

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 […]

February 8, 2009

Nine Inch Nails continues to push new Music Business Models

I came across this video from a Music Conference (midiemnet) and thought it was pretty interesting and wanted to share. The gist is quite simple. Connect with your fans in interesting ways (Blogs, Contests, web community, free music giveaways say under creative commons licenses, etc) and then give them reasons to buy your various schwag […]