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dancefloorlandmine ([personal profile] dancefloorlandmine) wrote2017-05-11 11:12 am
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[DJing/Setlist] Karen's Birthday, The Astronomer, Liverpool St, Sat 6th May 2017

DJ traumahound and I were asked to DJ for Karen's 40th birthday party this weekend. We were downstairs at The Astronomer on Middlesex Street, which has undergone rather a change since it was the Shooting Star (final resting place of Club Vagabonds) - they've completely re-arranged everything, and added some rather fine booths around the walls (with separate power points and individual dimmer switches - fancy!). Hooked our decks into the venue's built-in speakers, dimmed the lights, and set to ...

Early sets were intentionally a bit mellower, as people were still arriving, getting food, etc, but later we both had people accusing us of trying to kill them (with a combination of requests, birthday girl picks, and our usual taste), and it seemed like a general success. (With a notable moment when it took one guest six minutes to recognise that we were playing his band's song. And he's the singer.)


1900-2000 - Landmine
Altered Images - Happy Birthday
The Imagined Village - England Half English vs John Barleycorn
Cellar Door - Bad Lands
Unwoman - Goodbye Horses
Jon Boden - Beating The Bounds
Sieben - Build You A Song
The Wet Spots - Texas Annie
Alixandrea Corvyn - Alice (Underground)
Professor Elemental - Cup Of Brown Joy [Tea Bag remix]
Chris TT & The Hoodrats - Bury Me With A Scarab
Barry Adamson - Come Hell Or High Water
Thea Gilmore feat. Joan As Policewoman - This Girl Is Taking Bets
The Courtesans - Venus In Furs
Apollo 440 - Don't Fear The Reaper
The King Blues - The Future's Not What It Used To Be

2000-2100 traumahound
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Up Jumped The Devil REQUEST
Philip Jeays - Ed Is At The Ritz REQUEST
Desperate Journalist - Resolution
Interpol - Slow Hands
LCD Soundsystem - Daft Punk Is Playing At My House
Add N to (X) - Metal Fingers In My Body
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Zero
Talking Heads - Burning Down The House
Killing Joke - Kings And Queens
The Cure - In Between Days
Garbage - Only Happy When It Rains
The Birthday Massacre - Looking Glass REQUEST
Curve - Fait Accompli REQUEST
Public Service Broadcasting - Go! REQUEST

2100-2200 Landmine
Cake - The Distance
Kaiser Chiefs - I Predict A Riot
The Rezillos - Top Of The Pops
Tom Robinson Band - Grey Cortina
The Damned - Grimly Fiendish
The Mission - Love Me Two Times
Depeche Mode - Behind The Wheel
June Tabor w/ Oysterband - All Tomorrow's Parties
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Happy House
Gloria Jones - Tainted Love
The Jam - Going Underground
The Beat - Mirror In The Bathroom
Timbuk 3 - The Future's So Bright (I Gotta Wear Shades)
Kenny Loggins - Footloose
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut
The Cherry Poppin' Daddies - Zoot Suit Riot
The Blues Brothers - Everybody Needs Somebody
Daisy Chainsaw - Love Your Money
Transvision Vamp - I Don't Want Your Money
A plus D - Standing In The Way Of Connection [The Gossip vs Elastica]

2200-2300 traumahound
CHVRCHES - Lies
KANGA - Vital Signs
Ladytron - Destroy Everything You Touch
Mesh - Trust You REQUEST
Manuskript - No Reprise
RevCo - Do Ya Think I'm Sexy
Consolidated feat. The Yeastie Girls - You Suck
Cubanate - Oxyacetylene [Brutalism]
Front 242 - Headhunter v1.0
Nine Inch Nails - Heresy
Laibach - Tanz Mit Laibach
Pop Will Eat Itself - Ich Bin Ein Auslander REQUEST
Filter & The Crystal Method - (Can't You) Trip Like I Do
She Wants Revenge - Written In Blood

2300-2400 Landmine
Shriekback - Nemesis
The Bolshoi - Books On The Bonfire
The Cramps - The Way I Walk
Screaming Banshee Aircrew - Hello Mr Hyde
Rome Burns - Rebecca Eureka
Rhombus - Timeless And Elegant
Killing Miranda - Discoteque Necronomicon
The Young Gods - Skinflowers
The Neon Judgement - Chinese Black
The Memepunks - Slimelight 2000
The Last Dance - Dead Man's Party
Terrorvision - Oblivion
Carter USM - 24 Minutes From Tulse Hill
New Model Army - Vagabonds
Ned's Atomic Dustbin - Kill Your Television
Mudhoney - Touch Me I'm Sick

0000-0040 traumahound
Manic Street Preachers - Faster
Placebo - Nancy Boy [Sex mix]
Type O Negative - My Girlfriend's Girlfriend
Barry Adamson - Jazz Devil
seeming - Goodnight London REQUEST
Kraftwerk - The Robots
Empathy Test - Losing Touch
Edge Of Dawn - Lucid Dreams
NO!R - The Chauffeur
Carter USM - Sheriff Fatman REQUEST

Playout
Oysterband - Put Out The Lights
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[personal profile] vampwillow 2017-05-11 02:18 pm (UTC)(link)
"it took one guest six minutes to recognise that we were playing his band's song. And he's the singer."

What's that old saying about if you were really there you wouldn't remember it? 😂