Private Booking

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Birthday Party Set

Actually been a while since I did one of these, a friends birthday party in central London.  4 DJs, with my remit being ’80s rock and metal’.  As ever, one doesn’t always keep completely to the plan when DJing a party, but for once, few surprises will follow!


The Cult – Fire Woman
Deep Purple – Fireball
Black Sabbath – Evil Woman
Judas Priest – Living After Midnight
Anvil – Metal On Metal
Metallica – For Whom The Bell Tolls
Megadeth – Symphony Of Destruction
AC/DC – Back In Black


Nirvana – Smells Like Teen Spirit
Skid Row – Youth Gone Wild
Iron Maiden – Run To The Hills
Motörhead – Ace Of Spades
Motley Crue – Shout At The Devil
Twisted Sister – We’re Not Gonna Take It
Kiss – Shout It Out Loud
Alice Cooper – School’s Out

Crime Of The Century

A Wedding Party booking held at The Knight’s Templar on Chancery Lane.  The Memepunks provided the live entertainment, I provided the recorded…..

Supertramp – Crime Of The Century
Chris Isaak – Wicked Game
Mike Wexler – Pnuema
Rolling Stones – Gimme Shelter
Lou Reed – Perfect Day
Green Day – Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life)
Gene Loves Jezebel – Shaving My Neck
Southern Death Cult – Moya
The B-52s – Rock Lobster
Pixies – Debaser
Killing Joke – Requiem
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds – Deanna
Midnight Oil – Beds are Burning
Gangajang – Sounds of Then (This Is Australia)
Wall of Voodoo – Far Side Of Crazy

<Memepunks Set 1>

Gary Numan – Complex
Seabound – Everything
Delerium – Silence (Airscape Remix Edit)
Front 242 – Headhunter (Moments Live Version)
Front Line Assembly – Mindphaser
New Order – Blue Monday
Heaven 17 – Temptation
OMD – Enola Gay

<Memepunks Set 2>

Chameleons – In Shreds
Christian Death – Spiritual Cramp
Xmal Deutschland – Incubus Succubus II
Sisters of Mercy – Temple of Love
The Damned – Smash It Up (Parts 1&2)
Depeche Mode – Personal Jesus
The Wonder Stuff – Don’t Let Me Down Gently
PWEI – Def.Con.One
NIN – Sin

<Happy Birthday Break>

Pink Floyd – See Emily Play
Jefferson Airplane – White Rabbit
13th Floor Elevators – Levitation
The Doors – Break On Through
Iggy Pop – I Wanna Be Your Dog
Iron Butterfly – In A Gadda Da Vida
Zodiac Mindwarp – Prime Mover
Sisters of Mercy – Vision Thing
The Cult – Spiritwalker
Killing Joke – Eighties
Siouxsie and the Banshees – Cities In Dust
The Birthday Party – Release The Bats
X-Ray Spex – Oh Bondage Up Yours
The Cramps – Can Your Pussy Do The Dog
The Damned – New Rose
Sex Pistols – Pretty Vacant
The Clash – Safe European Home
Buzzcocks – Harmony In My Head
New Model Army – 225
The Stranglers – Get A Grip On Yourself
Levellers – One Way
Gladstone – Twisted Lip

Elixir Bar Set

A DJ set from a birthday party at the Elixir Bar. My agreed remit for the night was old-school rock and metal, so no EBM or industrial this time, but instead everything from power ballads to full-on thrash.


Nico – Frozen Warnings
Jefferson Airplane – White Rabbit
Poison – Every Rose Has It’s Thorn
Uriah Heep – Lady In Black
Boston – More Than A Feeling
Whitesnake – Ain’t No Love In The Heart Of The City
Lynyrd Skynyrd – Freebird


Rolling Stones – Paint It Black
The Who – My Generation
Led Zeppelin – Black Dog
Girlschool – Race With The Devil
Heart – Barracuda
Van Halen – Jump
Bon Jovi – Livin’ On A Prayer
Twisted Sister – We’re Not Going To Take It
Iron Maiden – Run To The Hills
Dio – Holy Diver
Diamond Head – Starcrossed (Lovers Of The Night)
Judas Priest – Breaking The Law
Motorhead – Ace Of Spades
Megadeth – Holy Wars…The Punishment Due
Slayer – Raining Blood
Testament – Over The Wall

6-Hour Birthday Party Setlist

A six-hour set from a birthday party in South London – the celebrations allowed a couple of short breaks, but here’s what I played.

Conjure One – Tears From The Moon
Kirlian Camera – Eclipse I
Die Form – Cantique 1
Enya – May It Be
Dead Can Dance – The Host Of Seraphim
Arcana – Chant Of The Awakening
Arditi – Ploughshares Into Swords
Blood Axis – The Gospel Of Inhumanity
Der Blutharsch – Time Is The Enemy II
Deutsch Nepal – Deflagration Of Hell
Coil – The Anal Staircase
Einsturzende Neubauten – Die Interimsliebenden
SPK – Contact
Section 25 – Dirty Disco
James White and the Blacks – Contort Yourself (August Darnells Remix)
Killing Joke – Tomorrow’s World
PIL – This Is Not A Love Song
Magazine – The Light Pours Out Of Me
Joy Division – Isolation

<Break 1>

Bauhaus – Dark Entries
Chameleons – Don’t Fall
The Sisters Of Mercy – First And Last And Always
Depeche Mode – Walking In My Shoes
Nine Inch Nails – The Wretched
Sulpher – One Of Us
Gothminister – Hatred
Melt – Worm
Deathstars – Blitzkreig Boom
Rammstein – Du Riechst So Gut
Zeromancer – Clone Your Lover
Umbra Et Imago – Sagt Nein
Unheilig – Machine
Die Krupps – Fatherland
Panzer AG – Battlefield
The Retrosic – Ground Zero
:Wumpscut: – Wreath of Barbs
Skinny Puppy- Assimilate
Suicide Commando – Bind, Tortune and Kill
Project-x – Reminder
Funker Vogt – Tragic Hero (Haat Klaap Remix)
Decoded Feedback – Bio-Vital
Interlace – Under The Sky (Club)
Hocico – Instincts Of Perversion
Komor Kommando – Hasta Luego
Covenant – Figurehead (Version)
Kraftwerk – Numbers
OMD – Metroland

<Break 2>

Ladytron – Burning Up
Crystal Castles – Not In Love
Celluloide – This Aching Kiss (D-Side)
Client – Price Of Love
Golden Boy With Miss Kittin – Rippin Kittin
Mechanical Cabaret – Cheap and Nasty
Kloq – We’re Just Physical
Front 242 – Headhunter v1.0
Nine Inch Nails – Head Like A Hole (Clay)
Rammstein – Bück Dich
KMFDM – Never Say Never
Genitorturers – Lecher Bitch
Luxt – American Beast
Zeromancer – Doctor Online
Project Pitchfork – Existence
Diary Of Dreams – The Curse
Seelenkrank – Domina Dance
Qntal – Ad Mortem Festinamus
Technoir – Manifesto
Android Lust – Kingdom Of One
Implant feat. Anne Clark – Tune Up Your Chips and Circuits (Sero.Overdose Remix)
Vitalic – La Rock 01
Rotersand – Almost Violent
VNV Nation – Chrome
Suicide Commando – Bind, Torture and Kill (Reprise)

Elixir Bar Set

A birthday party set held at the Elixir Bar, and my first of two sets to be played on the night of 2 Feb 2013.  The second was across town at Neo-Noir.

The Long Set

Mediæval Bæbes – Salva Nos
The Moon Lay Hidden Beneath A Cloud – Amara Tanta Tyri IV
Sol Invictus – Looking For Europe
Fire + Ice – The Wind That Shakes The Barley
The Soil Bleeds Black – A Song For Thy Lady, Fair and Chaste
Ataraxia – Elevazione
Duivelspack – Unser Liebe Fraue
Cultus Ferox – Götterdämmerung
Cornix Maledictum – Devil Dance
Dunkelschön – Herr Mannelig
Feuerschwanz – Ich Will Tanzen
Schandmaul – Der Letzte Tanz
Ingrimm – Vogelfrei
Subway To Sally – Sieben
In Extremo – This Corrosion (yes, a Sisters cover!)
Saltatio Mortis – God Gave Rock’n’Roll (yes, an Argent cover!)
Tanzwut – Toccata (yes, a J S Bach cover!)
Delain – Frozen
Epica – Never Enough
Visions Of Atlantis – Lost
Within Temptation – Mother Earth
After Forever – Emphasis
Nightwish – Wish I Had An Angel

The Short Set

Dream Theater – Another Day
Iron Maiden – Can I Play With Madness
Gary Moore – Over The Hills and Far Away
Pat Benatar – Hit Me With Your Best Shot
Slade – Cum On Feel The Noise
David Bowie – Ziggy Stardust

Decadence In The Afternoon

A private Sunday afternoon party held by London Gothic.

3:30pm-4:15pm – Dark Cabaret, Dark Wave, Dark Other Stuff

Dead Can Dance – De Profundis (Out Of The Depths Of Sorrow)
Helium Vola – Dormi
Jill Tracy – Evil Night Together
The Dresden Dolls – My Alcoholic Friends
Cinderella Effect – Timekiller
Bat For Lashes – Horse And I
Emilie Autumn – Unlaced
Diary Of Dreams – The Curse
Diorama – Child Of Entertainment
Mesh – Not Prepared
Wolfsheim – The Sparrows And The Nightingales
She Wants Revenge – Spend The Night

7pm-8pm – NDH, Industrial and Bleepy Stuff

Oomph! – God Is A Popstar
Unheilig – Maschine
Rammstein – Du Hast
KMFDM – Never Say Never
In Strict Confidence – Silver Bullets
Project Pitchfork – K.N.K.A. (Climax Version)
Noisuf-X – Toccata Del Terrore
Hocico – Forgotten Tears
Punto Omega – Punto Omega
VNV Nation – Chrome
Apoptygma Berzerk – Unicorn (Fairlight Children Remix)
The Prodigy – Out Of Space
Power-Pill – Pac-Man
Orbital – Doctor?
Marsheaux – Pop Corn


A set from a wedding party held at The Elixir Bar.  As a result, most of this is requests.

6:30pm-7pm – Entrance Music

Rik Schaffer – Dark Asia
Vangelis – Blade Runner End Titles
Vernian Process – Down In The Park
Arcana – Chant Of The Awakening
Nine Inch Nails – Something I Can Never Have

7:40pm-8:20pm – Mittelater and Darkwave

Der Blutharsch – Time Is Thee Enemy II
Corvus Corax – Venus Vina Musica
Omnia – Wytches Brew
Qntal – Cupido
Deine Lakaien – Over And Done
Diary Of Dreams – King Of Nowhere
Fortification 55 – And Tommorow Atlantis
L’âme Immortele – Gefallen
She Wants Revenge – These Things

9:40pm-10:20pm – Bleep Anthems

The Crüxshadows – Winterborn (This Sacrifice)
Project Pitchfork – Timekiller
Suicide Commando – Hellraiser
Combichrist – This Shit Will Fcuk You Up
Deviant UK – Raptured Saints
VNV Nation – Joy
Covenant – Call The Ships To Port
Angels + Agony – One (R)
Little Boots – Earthquake

11:40pm-12:20am – Rifftastic

Metallica – Enter Sandman
Tool – Stinkfist
System Of A Down – Chop Suey
Nine Inch Nails – Wish
Type O Negative – My Girlfriends Girlfriend
Deathstars – Blitzkreig Boom (B)
Marilyn Manson – Cake And Sodomy
Rammstein – Links 2 3 4
In Extremo – Vollmond
Nightwish – Nemo (B)
Lacuna Coil – Swamped