Friday, October 23, 2009

Right Round - 10/17/09 - Setlist and Commentary

Howdy!

In spite of the fact that I was at the Cat DJing 2 weekends in a row, the turnout was great - YAY, dancing fools! I took a bit of a departure with October's Right Round, and played some of the stuff I never ever play (and some stuff that I play lots, don't get me wrong), and it seemed like people had a blast!

Here's the list, for your viewing pleasure, with an "**" by requests:

The Pretenders - Brass In Pocket
Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer
Captain Sensible - Wot
Falco - Rock Me Amadeus
Howard Jones - Like to Get to Know You Well
Alphaville - Big In Japan ('88 Remix)
Talking Heads - Psycho Killer
** Book of Love - Modigliani
Big Audio Dynamite - The Medicine Show
Siouxsie and the Banshees - Cities In Dust
** Visage - Fade to Grey
When In Rome - The Promise
Voyou - Germany Calling
** Depeche Mode - Behind the Wheel
** Midnight Oil - Beds Are Burning
** Dead or Alive - Brand New Lover
Information Society - What's On Your Mind?
Yaz - Situation (remix)
Camoflage - The Great Commandment
Kon Kan - I Beg Your Pardon
** Pixies - Here Comes Your Man
** Erasure - Chains of Love
New Order - Sub Culture
Smiths - Panic
** James - Sit Down
** U2 - Where the Streets Have No Name
** Duran Duran - Hungry Like the Wolf
** Big Country - Big Country
** New Order - True Faith
Pet Shop Boys - I Wouldn't Normally Do This Kind of Thing
The Fixx - One Thing Leads to Another
Real Life - Send Me An Angel
** Men Without Hats - Safety Dance
They Might Be Giants - Birdhouse In Your Soul
The Cure - Boys Don't Cry
The Specials - Little Bitch
** Aha - Take On Me
Blondie - Dreaming
** Wham - Wake Me Up Before You Go Go
Depeche Mode - New Life
Violent Femmes - Gone Daddy Gone
Erasure - A Little Respect
Bowie - Let's Dance
REM - Stand
** Men At Work - Land Down Under
Siouxsie and the Banshees - Peek-A-Boo
Human League - Don't You Want Me
** The Clash - Train In Vain
** Baltimora - Tarzan Boy
Talking Heads - Once In A Lifetime
The Cars - Hello Again
** New Order - Blue Monday
Depeche Mode - Just Can't Get Enough
Erasure - Blue Savannah
** Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart
** Flock of Seagulls - I Ran
Modern English - Melt With You
** Simple Minds - Don't You Forget About Me
B52s - Own Private Idaho
** The Vapors - Turning Japanese
Social Distortion - Ball & Chain
The Ramones - I Wanna Be Sedated
Billi Idol - Dancing With Myself
Violent Femmes -Prove My Love
** Fugazi -Waiting Room

Saturday, October 03, 2009

This just in!!!

Just wanted to let you know that Right Round is coming at you TWICE in October - yes, you heard it right:

TWICE in October!!!!

First - on the Mainstage, this coming Friday, 10/9, I will be doing Right Round UP! for EQUALITY - an 80s/90s/00s dance party in support of the Equality Across America, the equal marriage rights march on Washington during the same weekend. I'll be spinning with guest DJ Joshua from the popular queer dance nights Hottboxx and be:XX - and will be spinning queertastic dance hits from the 80s, 90s, and 00s all night long!! Come out and show that you support the fight for equal rights for everyone!

Here's my flyer:


NEXT - on the backstage, on Saturday, 10/17, I will be spinning Right Round, and bringing you the best of 80s alternative pop for your dancing feets!

You should come to both. They will be equal parts good and awesome!