Monthly archives: March 2016

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Yesterday’s Shadow – March 2016

At very short notice, I was invited to join the DJ line up at the 3rd Yesterday’s Shadow event, held at The Pack and Carriage (formerly The Elixir Bar). Jonny Haart and Demondaz were hosting the event, whilst my regular Bring’n’Buy DJ partner-in-noise Scott was also on the evening’s bill. Here’s what I ended up playing.

Set 1 – 9:30pm-10:15pm

Yellow Magic Orchestra – Firecracker
Pink Industry – What I Wouldn’t Give
Opera Multi Steel – Ils S’eloigent
Naked Lunch – Rabies
Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark – Messages
B-Movie – Remembrance Day
Thomas Dolby – Europa and The Pirate Twins
Revenge – Pineapple Face
Talk Talk – Life Is What You Make It
The The – Uncertain Smile
The Pretenders – Stop Your Sobbing
Danse Society – Heaven Is Waiting
Clan Of Xymox – Creep

Set 2 – 12:30am-1:15am

Ultravox – Sleepwalk
Gary Numan – Are ‘Friends’ Electric?
Depeche Mode – Photographic (Some Bizarre)
Front 242 – Headhunter (Live Moments)
Killing Joke – Requiem
Dead Kennedys – California Uber Alles
New York Dolls – Personality Crisis
Public Image Ltd – This Is Not A Love Song
Joy Division – Transmission
The Sisters of Mercy – Alice
The Cult – She Sells Sanctuary
The Mission – Wasteland

DJ Terminates Here vs DJ The Scott – March 2016

After the Alternative Bring’n’Buy Sale, it was straight over the road to Aces and Eights, and more DJing with Scott. As usual, this one was ‘Open Request List’, so all but the first few and final stint were requests.

Set 1

Jesus and Mary Chain – Just Like Honey
The KVB – Always Then
Karl Hyde – Shoulda Been A Painter
Dead Can Dance – Opium
Love And Rockets – No Big Deal
Fields Of The Nephilim – Moonchild
Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross (with Karen O) – Immigrant Song

Set 2

Jefferson Airplane – Plastic Fantastic Love
Hawkwind – Silver Machine
Rush – The Spirit Of Radio
Led Zeppelin – Black Dog
Def Leppard – Pour Some Sugar On Me
Motörhead – Iron Fist
Megadeth – Symphony Of Destruction
Iron Maiden – Run To The Hills
Metallica – Master Of Puppets

Set 3

Offspring – All I Want
Lard – The Power Of Lard
Eisbrecher – Leider
Type O Negative – Christian Woman
Blutengel – You Walk Away
New Order – True Faith 94
The Cure – A Forest
Japan – Quiet Life
Bauhaus – She’s In Parties
David Bowie – Diamond Dogs

Tag Team Finale

After Scott’s post-punk and new wave set, we realised it was time to mellow things down a bit.

Malaria – Kaltes Klares Wasser
Nick Cave – The Mercy Seat
Bob Dylan – Subterranean Homesick Blues
The Velvet Underground – I’m Waiting For The Man
Canned Heat – On The Road Again
Fleetwood Mac – Gold Dust Woman
Van Der Graaf Generator – Refugees
Iron Butterfly – In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida
Alan Parsons Project – Eye In The Sky
Radiohead – Paranoid Android
Leonard Cohen – First We Take Manhattan
Johnny Cash – The Man Comes Around

Outro: Angelo Badalamenti – Twin Peaks Theme

Alternative Bring’n’Buy Sale – March 2016

Once again back to the Dome for the Alternative Bring’n’Buy Sale. Joining myself and Scott this time was Jonny Haart/Grimorg, who handled all the goth classics. With Scott on various brands of alt rock, this left me with…..

Set 1 – 10:20am-11:45am

With an early start and no technical hitches, I decided to soundtrack setup time with some classical and folk tunes before returning to melodic synth territory.

Handel – Sarabande
Purcell – Music For The Funeral Of Queen Mary
Elgar – Nimrod
The Protagonist – Zoroaster
Triarii – Neuropa
Ambre – Khan
Fire and Ice – Rûna
Sol Invictus – Angels Fall
The Moon Lay Hidden Beneath A Cloud – Amara Tanta Tyri IV
The Soil Bleeds Black – In Days Of Victory
Duivelspack – Unser Lieber Fraue
Dunkelschön – Bacchus
Wolfenmond – Tourdion
Mediæval Bæbes – Ecci Mundi Gaudium
Ataraxia – Elevazione
Conjure One – Centre Of The Sun
Emilie Autumn – I Want My Innocence Back
Empathy Test – Here Is The Place
RBN – Faithless (Full Length Original)
Zynic – Dream In Black And White
Vanguard – Rage
Sinestar – Rise and Fall
Chvrches – We Sink

Set 2 – 2pm-3pm

Even after so many attempts, I still find something different to play here.

Calva y Nada – Rascheln
yelworC – Sacred City
Arzt + Pfusch – Better Than You
Will – Crowning Glory
Scapa Flow – Egoism
DAF – Der Mussolini
EkoBrottsMyndigheten – Eine Tasse Jäger
Nitzer Ebb – Let Beauty Loose
Click Click – Sweet Stuff
U-Tek – Der Automatist
Speed Tribe – ….While Driving Between Raindrops
Implant – C.C.C.P.C.C.T.V.
iVardensphere – Jigsaw
Ultraviolence – Adultery
Apollo 440 – Stop The Rock
The Grid – Texas Cowboys
Faithless – Take The Log Way Home (Epic Mix)

3-Way-Tag-Team Finale

Had to rush off to the next set, but still time for a bit of fun.

The Buggles – Video Killed The Radio Star
Warpaint – Ashes To Ashes
Midnight Configuration – Into The Groove
Opening Theme from ‘Red Dwarf’
Stealer’s Wheel – Stuck In The Middle With You
Action Pack – Gothic Party Time