Sunday, April 25, 2010

Girl Germs (4/24/10) - Setlist and Commentary

I did a fun dance night with DJ Smudge called Girl Germs - it focused mainly on Riot Grrrl music from the 90s. Here's the setlist:

Breeders - Cannonball
Jock Off Jill - My Cat
Bikini Kill - New Radio
Casual Dots - ESP for Now
Tracy and the Plastics - Plastics Got the Fashion
Free Kitten - Bouweire Boy
Nina Hagen - Born in XIXAX
Le Tigre - Deceptacon
Julie Ruin - Stay Monkey
Hole - Rock Star
Peaches - Rosa Helicopter
Bikini Kill - I Hate Danger
Nina Hagen - Smack Jack
Sleater-Kinney - You're no RnR Run
Cadallaca - You're My Only One
Excuse 17 - Forever Fired
Bratmobile - Cool Schmool
Bangs - I Want More
Lois - Press Play and Record
L7 - Packing A Rod
Hole - Violet
Slant 6 - Soa Pop Rip Off
Babes In Toyland - Handsome and Gretel
Tracy and the Plastics - Arcade Suicide
Nina Hagen - Future is Now
Bikini Kill - Rebel Girl
Casual Dots - Bumble Bee
Le Tigre - Hot Topic
7 Year Bitch - 8-Ball Deluxe
Julie Ruin - Apt #5
Team Dresch - Seven
X-Ray Specs - Identity
Deep Leist - Mass Teens On the Run
Free Kitten - Proper Band
Sleater-Kinney - Light Rail Coyote
Bratmobile - Punk Rock Dream Come True
Heavens 2 Betsy - Waitress Hell
Cold Cold Hearts - 5 Signs Scorpio
Bikini Kill - Feels Blind
Third Sex - Feed Me
Nina Hagen - Antiworld
Le Tigre - TKO

Right Round - Setlist and Commentary, 4/9/10

Alrighty! Here you go with the setlist for April's Right Round:

Information Society - A Knife and a Fork
Psychedelic Furs - Until She Comes
Waterboys - Whole of the Moon
Blondie - Rapture
Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride
Alphaville - The Jet Set
Depeche Mode - Enjoy the Silence
Belouis Some - Some People
Gang of Four - I Love A Man In Uniform
An Emotional Fish - Celebrate
Siouxsie and the Banshees - Cities In Dust
Echo and the Bunnymen - Killing Moon
Blancmange - Don't Tell Me
OMD - Goddess of Love
Erasure - Drama
New Order - Sub Culture
Duran Duran - View to a Kill
Lightning Seeds - Pure
Book of Love - Modigliani
Pet Shop Boys - What Have I Done to Deserve This?
Talking Heads - Once in a Lifetime
Kon Kan - I Beg Your Pardon
Peter Schilling - The Different Story
Anomotion - Obsession
Sisters of Mercy - First and Last and Always
Human League - Don't You Want Me?
The Cure - Let's Go To Bed
Flock of Seagulls - I Ran
The Cars - Tonight She Comes
Real Life - Send Me An Angel
New Order - Blue Monday
Stacy Q - 2 of Hearts
They Might Be Giants - Ana Ng
Duran Duran - Hungry Like the Wolf
Aha - Sun Always Shines on TV
Alphaville - Forever Young
Dead or Alive - You Spin Me
Depeche Mode - Just Can't Get Enough
Wang Chung - Everybody Have Fun
Jesus & Mary Chain - Happy When It Rains
INXS - Need U Tonight
Dexy's Midnight Runners - Come on Eileen
Erasure - A Little Respect
New Order - True Faith
Pet Shop Boys - Opportunities
Midnight Oil - Beds Are Burning
Specials - Little Bitch
Bangles - Walk Like An Egyptian
The Jam - Town Called Malice
Stray Cats - Rock This Town
Violent Femmes - Blister In the Sun
Blondie - Dreaming
Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart
Modern English - Melt With You
Cure - Just Like Heaven
Madness - One Step Beyond
Billy Idol - Rebel Yell
Ramones - Blitzkreig Bop
Iggy Pop - Lust for Life
Smiths - This Charming Man

Encore:
Clash - Should I Stay or Should I go?
Nena - 99 Red Balloons
DEVO - Girl U Want

Fratellis - Chelsea Dagger
Cure - Boys Don't Cry

Saturday, April 03, 2010

Art Whino G40 Summit 80's Themed Closing Party

I did the closing party for the Art Whino G40 Summit . They asked me to play 80s music - not just alternative, thank goodness (I do that enough at Right Round, thanks very much...) but I could play hip hop, mainstream - just kinda take the ball and run with it.

Here's the result:

Michael Jackson - Rock with you
Kurtis Blow - The Breaks
De La Soul - Tread Water
Talking Heads - This Must Be the Place
Jody Watley - Looking for a New Love
Sugarhill Gang - The 8th Wonder
Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok
Jimmy Spicer - The Bubble Bunch
Wham! - Wham Rap
Fu Schnickens - Ring the Alarm
Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer
Tribe Called Quest - I Left My Wallet In El Segundo
Paula Abdul - Straight Up
Taco - Puttin on the Ritz
Run-DMC - My Adidas
Whodini Friends (CLEAN)
Beastie Boys - She's Crafty
Milli Vanilli - Girl You Know It's True
A Tribe Called Quest - Vivrant Thing
Clash - The Guns of Brixton
Toto - Africa
Shinehead - Gimme No Crack
Kool Moe Dee - Go See the Doctor
Ace of Base - The Sign
Newcleus - Jam On It
Madonna - Get into the Groove
Genesis - Land of Confusion
Sheena Easton - Strut
Bobby Brown - My Perogative
Human League - Don't You Want Me
Whitney Houston - How Will I know
Ready for the World - You Got The Look
Rockwell - Somebody's Watching Me
Eddie Grant - Electric Avenue
Madonna - Lucky Star
Beastie Boys - Brass Monkey
Cameo - Word Up
Blondie - Heart of Glass
New Edition - Cool It Now
The Jets - Crush on You
TLC - Cars That Go Boom
Nu Shooz - I Can't Wait
Jungle Brothers - Because I Got It Like That
Men At Work - Land Down Under
Chaka Khan - Ain't Nobody
Black Sheep - The Choice Is Yours
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
Bel Biv DeVoe - Poison
Run-DMC - Tricky
Corey Hart - Sunglasses At Night
Tag Team - Whoomp! There it Is (Clean)
Michael Jackson - PYT (Pretty Young Thing)
Salt N Pepa - Push It
Survivor - Eye of the Tiger
Outfield - Your Love
Vanilla Ice - Ice Ice Baby
Baltimora - Tarzan Boy
Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give U Up
Prince - When Doves Cry
Salt and Pepa - Shoop
Denece Williams - Let's Hear It for the Boy

Right Round's 8th Birfday (3/20/10) Setlist and Commentary!

BTW, this photo is courtesy of It's All About the Cake

OKAY - So Right Round's 8th birthday was freaking EPIC, y'all! Super fun, loads of people, very sweaty - I think my little dance party enjoyed itself quite a bit, thank you very much...

Here's the setlist:

Falco - Rock Me Amadaeus
The Clash - Guns of Brixton
The Sugarcubes - Birthday
Tears for Fears - Everybody Wants to Rule the World
Kajagoogoo - Too Shy
Depeche Mode - People Are People
Blondie - Heart of Glass
Frankie Goes to Hollywood - Relax
Anything Box - Living In Oblivion
OMD - If You Leave
Erasure - Chains of Love
Madness - Our House
Talk Talk - It's My Life
The Pixies - Here Comes Your Man
U2 - Where the Streets Have No Name
New Order - Temptation
Nena - 99 Luft Balloons
Violent Femmes - Gone Daddy Gone
Replacements - Alex Chilton (R.I.P.)
Aha - Take On Me
Kim Wilde - Kids In America
The Romantics - What I Like About You
The Cure - Just Like Heaven
Morrissey - Last of the Famous International Playboys
New Order - True Faith
Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
The Las - There She Goes
Depeche Mode - Just Can't Get Enough
Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams
Cory Heart - Sunglasses at Night
Proclaimers - (I Would Walk) 500 Miles

Then I did a little mainstream break for all the people who had requested stuff through the years
Madonna - Like a Prayer
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
Prince - Kiss
Outfield - Your Love

Pet Shop Boys - Go West
New Order - Blue Monday
Pogues - Streams of Whiskey
Pretenders - Middle of the Road
Tones on Tail - Go
Dead or Alive - You Spin Me
Yaz - Don't Go
English Beat - Sooner or Later
Talking Heads - Psycho Killer
Pet Shop Boys - It's A Sin
New Order - Sub Culture
Clash - Should I Stay or Should I go?
Echo And the Bunnymen - Back of Love
Soft Cell - Tainted Love
The Killers vs. Thomas Dolby - Domo Arigato, Mr. Brightside
The Cars - Tonight She Comes
Madness - One Step Beyond
Go Gos - Vacation
Billy Idol - Dancing With Myself
Ramones - Blitzkrieg Bop

Encore:
Le Tigre - Deceptacon
MGMT - Kids
Cure - Boys Don't Cry

Fridays In Heaven - Setlist and Commentary - 2/26/10

Okey Doke - So Fridays In Heaven is a top 40, Dancehall, Hip Hop dance party that I do every few weeks at Club Heaven - it's absolutely different from Right Round, so check it out and see what you think!

Fugees - Nappy Heads (Remix)
Mad Kap - Dopest Verse
James Brown - Sex Machine
Jung Tru - Errtime
Jungle Brothers - Because I Got It Like That
Blackalicious - Alphabet Aerobics
Lil Wayne - Da Da Da
War - Cinco de Mayo
Daft Punk - Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger
Basement Jaxx - Make Me Sweat
Wale - Chillin
will.i.am - Big & Chunky
Soulico & Rye Rye - Exotic on the Speaker
Toni, Toni, Tone - Feels Good
Fat Joe - Lean Back
Lily Allen - LDN
Jackson 5 - I Want You Back
A Tribe Called Quest - Check the Rhime
Swizz Beats - Money In the Bank
Snoop Dog - Who Am I
Ceci Bastida - SOS
Sean Paul - We Be Burnin'
Estelle - American Boy
Ke$ha - Tik Tok
Lady Gaga - Bad Romance
Michael Jackson - Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough
Enur - Calabria
Pitbull - 1,2,3,4 (I Know U Want)
LMFAO - Shots
Flo Rida - Right Round
David Guetta - Sexy Bitch
Britney Spears - 3
Prince - When Doves Cry
Black Eyed Peas - I Gotta Feeling
Sir Mix A Lot - Baby Got Back
Iyaz - Replay
Black Eyed Peas - Beautiful People
Savage - Swing
Ludacris - How Low
Rihanna - SOS
Sean Paul - Temperature
Jay Sean - Down
Flo Rida - Low
Black Eyed Peas - Boom Boom Pow
Run-DMC - Tricky
Shakira - She Wolf
Usher - Yeah!
Lil John - Get Low
Kanye West - Gold Digger
Lady Gaga - Poker Face
Ke$ha (feat. 3OH!3) - Blah Blah Blah
Cascada - Evacuate the Dancefloor
Chris Brown - Forever
Jay-Z - Empire State of Mind
T.I. - Swing Ya Rag
Fugees - Killing Me Softly
Black Eyed Peas - Imma Be
Eminem - Without Me
Bel Biv DeVoe - Poison
Rihanna - Rude Boy
Stevie Wonder - Superstition
Salt and Pepa - Shoop
Snoop Dog / Dr. Dre - Nuthin' But a G Thang
Timbaland (feat. Justin Timberlake) - Carry Out
Nelly - Ride With Me

Right Round - Setlist and Commentary, 2/20/10

M'kay - jumping back in - as you know, Right Round is a party of 80s alt-pop - so here you go:

U2 - Sunday, Bloody Sunday
Wang Chung - Dance Hall Days
Nu Shooz - I Can't Wait
Men Without Hats - Safety Dance
Howard Jones -New Song
Depeche Mode - Everything Counts
Erasure - Who Needs Love Like That?
Sisters of Mercy - Dominion/Mother Russia
Duran Duran - Girls on Film
B52s - Channel Z
The Clash - Rock the Casbah
OMD - We Love You
The Go Gos - Our Lips Are Sealed
The Buggles - Video Killed the Radio Star
New Order - Blue Monday
Dead or Alive - Something In My House
Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams
Aha - The Sun Always Shines on TV
Pet Shop Boys - I Wouldn't Normally Do This Kid of Thing
Big Country - Big Country
Ultravox - White China
Peter Murphy - Cuts U Up
Erasure - A Little Respect
Dexy's Midnight Runners - Come on Eileen
James - Laid
When In Rome - The Promise
Iggy Pop - The Passenger
Soft Cell - Tainted Love
Human League - Sound of the Crowd
The Cars vs. The Ting Tings - That's Just Not What I Needed
Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart
Red Rockers - China
U2 - I Will Follow
The Replacements - Can't Hardly Wait
The Cure - In Between Days
Depeche Mode - Question of Time
They Might Be Giants - Ana Ng
Blondie - Atomic
New Order - Ceremony
Talking Heads - Psycho Killer
Information Society - What's On Your Mind?
Human League - Don't You Want Me?
Dead or Alive - Brand New Lover
Madness vs. The Rapture - Our House of Jealous Lover
OMD - If You Leave
Yaz - Situation
The Smiths - You Just Haven't Earned it Yet, Baby
Elvis Costello - Pump It Up
The Cars - You Might Think
The Cult - She Sells Sanctuary
The Romantics - Talking in Your Sleep
Flesh For Lulu - I Go Crazy
Pet Shop Boys - Left to My Own Devices
The Housemartins - Get Up Off Our Knees
The Pretenders - Middle of the Road
Aha - Take On Me
Tones on Tail - Go!
Violent Femmes - Prove My Love
Generation X - Ready, Steady, Go
The Smiths - Panic
The Pixies - Here Comes Your Man

Encore - The Cure - Just Like Heaven

Setlists, setlists, SETLISTS!

Alrighty you people - mama has been awfully negligent about putting up setlists - before I go a full 6 months, I'm gonna bombard you people - and I'm going to try and be better about putting up non-Right Round setlists, so that peeps who wanna work with me can see my diversiTAY! WHUUUUUUT???!!!

But, I digress...

So yeah - expect to see tons o' setlists coming at you soooooon...