R.I.P. Ecstasy(Whodini)

Ecstasy(Whodini)

Damn. Big rest in peace to Whodini’s Ecstasy who passed away today. ‘One Love’ is one of my all time favorite joints…

I Love The 80’z(Oct Mix)2020

I LUV THE 80’z

My latest set revolves around a sh*load of 80s records that were on constant radio rotation. I’m gonna post the whole hour plus set this month for ya’ll to enjoy. Damn i miss this decade lol..

glenn frey – you belong to the city

huey lewis – i wanna new drug

hall & oates – i can’t go for that

david bowie – let’s dance

dan hartman – i can dream about u

level 42 – lessons in love(dub)

chaka khan – i know u i live u

hall & oates – kiss on my list

level 42 – lessons in love(shep pettibone rmx)

cyndi lauper – girls just wanna have fun

wings – goodnite tonite

duran duran – the reflex

bryan adams – summer of 69

pat benatar – hit me with your best shot

kenny loggins – i’m free(heaven helps)

john parr – st elmo’s fire

billy joel – my life

billy joel – uptown girl

men at work – who can it be

phillip bailey ft. phil collins – easy lover

heart – never

80’s Pop alert…

Any 80’s Pop music fans out there?

Stay tuned, i have a nice surprise set on the way. Music from Phil Collins, Level 42, Pat Benatar, Bryan Adams, Duran Duran, Billy Joel and more..

June ‘SummerTime Vibes Vol 2’ Mixtape(2020)

As i continue on with the Summer Vibes series, this one features a whole lotta electro old school music. Also, in order to grow this site and bring you exclusives, B sides, underground,etc. i need your support. So starting next month i’m gonna be posting my mixes for my subscribers($5 a month) and anyone who buys my custom design USB($10) with my mixtape on it and a tracklist of the records. Consider this mix a taste of what you’ll be getting once you subscribe or buy. Hope you enjoy and Happy Father’s Day to all the real ones…

https://soundcloud.com/dj-blendz-4/june-summertime-vibes-vol-2-mix2020/s-TmiydzA7Sh9

george kranz – din daa daa
debbie deb – lookout weekend
debbie deb – when i hear music
lil suzy – take me in your arms
gina dee – limelight
yazoo – don’t go
planet patrol – play at your own risk
twilight 22 – siberian nights
afrika bambatta – planet rock(inst. & vocal)
hashim – al naafyish
info society – running
carrie lucas – summer in the streets
afrika bambatta – breakers
yazoo – situation
freeze – aeiou
ollie & jerry – no stoppin’ us
newcleus – jam on it
renee & angela – tears of a broken heart
sweet sensation – hooked on you
c bank – one more shot
k-ci & jojo – all my life(rmx)

Foundation Lesson #52: The Electro Era-A Brief History Pt 1 (Video)

JayQuan with the breakdown of the Electro era of the early 80’s…

Video alert…

Visuals off of my ’80’s Pop’ mixtape...

Lisa Stansfield – Around The World:

Pointer Sisters – Automatic(Live):

Toto – Africa:

October ’80’s Pop’ Mix (2019)

A total change of pace this month for my monthly mix. This one features nothing but 80’s Pop hits that I grew up on. That’s right, it’s not all Hippity Hop here lol…

terence trent d’arby – wishing well
men at work – down under
nkotb – you got the right stuff
men at work – safety dance
alexander o’neal ft. cherelle – never knew love like this
bruce hornsby – the way it is
belinda carlisle – I get weak
the pointer sisters – automatic
lisa stansfield – been around the world
toto – africa
gregory abbott – shake you down
mr. mister – broken wings
bangles – eternal flame
toto – rosanna
reo speedwagon – keep on loving you
cyndi lauper- time after time

Bury Me With The Lo On (Video)

New short documentary from Thirstin Howl The 3rd detailing life in the 80’s and 90’s from a bunch of Brooklyn kids ‘Lo Lifes’. The 2nd edition of the book “Bury Me With The Lo On” is out now.

Eric B for President…

’nuff said

UPDATE: Scratch that announcement up top. Apparently, Rakim’s manager is refuting reports of a reunion. Calls it “completely false”.

Nu Shooz: ’86 flashback…

Nu Shooz live show from 30 years ago(!). Damn i’m old…