Discovery Mix by Top Billin on Mixcloud “Why is it that Finland is the only country with bass player jokes? Are we the only ones with dumb bassist or smart drummers?” Stand up jokes aside, because this here is serious business. Fred Falke, a bass playing French house guru, is coming to Helsinki this Friday. … Continue Reading »
DJ Anonymous: T dating profile advice for men he Quiet Storm House Mix by DJ Anonymous Here's a dope new mix from the one and only DJ Anonymous. 80 minutes of late 80s and early 90s deep house jams. “From NJ to Chicago to Detroit, inspired by old timer HKI & TKU deejays.” DJ Anonymous … Continue Reading »
Mumdance's Mum Decent Remixed EP is out now on Mad Decent! In the spirit of celebration and giving, you can download our remix for free for a limited time. Do it now player!
I love it when a new disco Breakup Reversed — Powered By Webseeds.com – *proven Products gs package of 12″s arrives. Makes me feel like a kid every time. This is a jam from today's package. The release is a double 12″ with 4 mixes but you only really need this mix by Fire Island … Continue Reading »
I also want to thank all the people who showed up, partied and enjoyed our Gang Bang Boogie night on last Saturday. I’m so grateful for all the music lovers and party people in Helsinki, especially for all the young people of my age who show love for this music. One love. Here’s a disco … Continue Reading »
“She said she wants some Marvin Gaye, some Luther Vandross, a little Anita, will definitely set this party off right…” MP3 Change – The Glow Of Love (320K) (mediafire)
Perjantaishow Dance Mania pikkujoulut 17.12.2010 by perjantaishow As you might know I do a weekly radioshow, called Perjantaishow, on Bassoradio 102.8 MHz. Last Friday we did a Dance Mania Xmas special in the spirit of the ghetto Christmas. 100% Dance Mania for two hours, with special guests Tomba and Toni Aalto who together own almost … Continue Reading »
Klapi – Teemu Pirinen from Mikko Fincke on Vimeo. Here’s some more dope stuff from Mikko Fincke and Poju who made a cool video for Wool & Vortex (out now), that you can find below. If you ask me Poju is the finnish S.O.T.Y. (skater of the year) 2010. Ps. browsing through Fincke’s Vimeo site … Continue Reading »
I’ve been going through my record collection and putting that mf on the discogs. It’s a lot of work but fun in a way because I manage to find all the forgotten gems from my shelves. Plus this discogs’ new collection value tool is pretty dope. Here’s a gem from the shelves with the both … Continue Reading »
So it’s mad snowy in Helsinki right now. Putting my tim boots on was really a no brainer. I also had a good laugh watching people cursing while stepping into puddles. Here’s an almost reletaded single from Depeche Mode. This is from their not so succesful follower LP to the great Violator. MP3 Depeche Mode … Continue Reading »
I might not know much about jungle, but I do know there’s some gems in Pushups’ shelves, in brown paper bags. Here’s some selected stuff from labels such as Full Cycle. MP3 DJ Die – Achilles Heel (320K) (mediafire) MP3 DJ Krust – Memories (320K) (mediafire) MP3 Goldie feat. Krs One – One One (The … Continue Reading »
I really had some good times on the weekend. Daniel Wang was in Helsinki and I had him as a guest on my radio show. Daniel is a super cool dude and really plays some awesome music that’s for sure. Saturday was a blast at the Hitto party and we all know that Turku really … Continue Reading »
Our good friend Pablo Steffa is doing a Solid Gold night after a two year break, now at Club YK. If you’re in Helsinki this is a must! Things like this deserve a MEGA post, so here’s some tunes for your listening pleasure. MP3 D-Train – You’re The One For Me (320K) (mediafire) (Prelude classic) … Continue Reading »
We’ll be playing with The Juan Maclean tonight at Club YK. What a perfect way to start a 4 day weekender or just to enjoy some quality music on a Wednesday. See you there Helsinki people! +Käy väijyyn Basson blogia, sieltä löytyy nykyään meidän juttuja. Ekassa postauksessa hauskaa faktaa Juan Macleanista.
This weekend has especially “good boogie” going on. There’s Kid Sister, Todd Terje & Tensnake in Helsinki on the same weekend. This tune has a good tensnakeish vibe going on, as lots of his stuff is pretty “boogieish”. Plus I heard that Tensnake’s favourite boogie is Chemise – She Can’t Love You, top tune also. … Continue Reading »
Nickydigital.Com Pre Party Jamz Vol. 104: Top Billin by Top Billin on Mixcloud We put together a mix full of pre-releases for Nicky’s two year anniversary of the Pre Party Jamz mix tape series. All of the tracks in this mix are still unreleased and coming out on on our label, Top Billin, with the … Continue Reading »
Monday just happens every week. And for every Monday you need some tune to get yourself started, at least I do. This has been the tune of thie day. An epic track and also featured on DJ Harvey’s Essential Mix, which is some good Monday listening. MP3 Vangelis Papathanasiou – Let It Happen (320K) (mediafire)
A great song and a cool video. Win win win. And talking about videos, Femme En Fourrure’s Plump Bisquit got an honor mention at Oulu Music Video Festival. Check out also Miikka Lommi’s other videos, nice stuff.
If there was a definition for an uplifting disco / boogie song on the encyclopedia it would be Patrice Rushen’s I Was Tired Of Being Alone. This 12″ has been in my record bag for whole summer, perfect for getting the dance floor moving. MP3 Patrice Rushen – I Was Tired Of Being Alone (Glad … Continue Reading »
Here’s a little video of my Flow 2010 closing set. Shit was pretty epic and intense, people were really giving all the energy they had left; sometimes you could barely here the music through the screaming. Vito of Aeroplane also liked it:“OMFG Helsinki ! Bring me back !”
DJ Anonymous: Disco #5 by DJ Anonymous If you haven’t already spotted this mix at the new DJ’s Delight, go ahead and listen to it here. I guarantee that you won’t be disappointed; selection which includes lots of subgenres and stuff from the mid-70s all the way to the 90s. Five thumbs up. DOWNLOAD VIA … Continue Reading »
Flow Festival was MAD FUN. Thanks to everybody involved. Now it’s time for recovery..
KIITOS TURKU MODERN 2010 from TURKU MODERN on Vimeo. We had a blast at Turku Modern 2010 in July. These quotes from U-Tern really wrap it up nicely: “Finland is blowing my mind, never seen people go this crazy for disco.” “Turku was amazing last night, never seen such a good crowd in my life.” … Continue Reading »
We had an amazing weekend with Drop The Lime, who is one of the coolest dudes ever. We salute you. View some of photos of the Death Car pick up and a visit to the castle island’s ancient prison after the jump. Party pics + videos coming soon.
Yet another weekend, yet another time to set it off. Here’s a big crossover hit from 1984. Mixed with LOVE by the legedary Walter Gibbons. Essential stuff for everybody’s sets. MP3 Strafe – Set It Off (320K) (Mediafire) A few tips for Helsinki weekenders: Alko Summer Jam @ Kuudes Linja Got It Good @ Tavastia
TURKU MODERN MUISTOT from TUIPE on Vimeo. Turku Modern is coming again. Had a blast last year and this year will be no exception. Get ready yo!
Time to get nästi. Prince related, win. Here’s some dope Vanity 6 facts: “Prince suggested that his three female friends form a girl group that would be called “The Hookers”, “Prince had originally suggested that the lead singer use the stage name “Vagina”” & “Prince renamed the group Vanity 6 (the number representing the group’s … Continue Reading »
“CORPORATE OCCULT” Huoratron Music Video from Cédric BLAISBOIS on Vimeo. Heavy shit right here. Go Aku go! Not for pikkumonnit.
#ash #ash #ash. Nenis and J-Laini are coming back from LA and surprisingly stuck in London right now. Somehow I tought this is the time to post Unity Rap. I bought this record from Dj Snickars at the last Helsinki second hand vinyl sale. Snickars is a classic dj and owns the best record shop … Continue Reading »
There hasn’t been enough disco 12″ rips on the blog recentlly, so here’s a very nice classic from Finis Henderson. Skip to my lou is produced by Al McKay, a former Earth, Wind and Fire guy. The 12″ rip is from a Motown DJ promo copy from -83, which has The Temptations’ Surface Thrills (a … Continue Reading »
“Saxamaphoneee, saxamaphoneee” Check this amazing track from our fellow Finnish warriors, Renaissance Man.
Here’s my contribution to the garage week. I’m no expert in the older uk garage, but this was a big tune back in 2000. The bassline sounds still wicked (lol) and I can totally see the dub blending in nowadays funky/garage sets. Because today is the May Day eve (a huge party in Finland), I’m … Continue Reading »
Skateboardanimation from Tilles Singer on Vimeo. This video is as sweet as the first outdoor skate sessions of the spring.
Define a house classic. That what the Lifesaver sticker on the cover says. Amazing song from always amazing Romanthony. This 12″ really got some people dancing when I was playing with Dj Anonymous at Siltanen a few weeks back. Fun times, 100% vinyl sets. Romanthony – The Wanderer (320K) (mediafire)
OUF – Trippi from Hangup magazine on Vimeo. I’m so stoked about this one. Olari Underground Films – Trippi is one of the first Finnish skate movies. Caveman boardslides to handrails, no complies, freestyle skating… Shredding to the fullest! This is via Hangup, Finland’s skate media no 1. Plus Tampa Pro is also going down … Continue Reading »
Here’s some tunes which have been on heavy rotation on our sets lately. Check the list on Juno: March Lucky 13. Also check out Dj Anonymous‘ 11 x 12″ list: March 2010 LET’S DO THIS
Prince related mentioned, so I got to post this one. Produced by Prince under the alias Alexander Nevermind. Straight up Prince quality with dirty lyrics. “Blood races to your private spots, lets me know there’s a fire / You can’t fight passion when passion is hot / Temperatures rise inside my sugar walls”. Nice. Hope … Continue Reading »