120 minutes of dance music for 4/20.

Tracklist for April 20, 2022

01 :: Studio 54 – Catch Da Big Ones [BCC Music]
02 :: Basement Jaxx – Miracles Keep On Playin’ (Red Alert Remix) [Astralwerks]
03 :: 2 Fat Buddhas vs. Fat-Head – Electro Chocolate [Freskanova]
04 :: Freestylers – Don’t Stop [Scratch City Records]
05 :: Cevin Fisher’s Big Freak – The Freaks Come Out (2000 Freaks Mix) [Tommy Boy Silver Label]
06 :: Alice In Wonderland – Part.I [Genuin Records]
07 :: Cheek – Venus “Sunshine People” [Versatile Records]
08 :: Armand Van Helden – The Funk Phenomena [Henry Street Music]
09 :: Norma Jean Bell – Baddest Bitch (Motorbass Mix) [Virgin]
10 :: Todd Terry pres. Sax – Jazz Anthem [Freeze Records]
11 :: Motorbass – Ezio (Cassius Remix) [Not On Label]
12 :: Jess & Crabbe – Crack Head [Fiat Lux]
13 :: Armand Van Helden – Flyaway Love Pt. 2 [Armed Records]
14 :: Juliette James – Take It Easy (Rhythm Masters Disfunktional Mix) [Devil May Care Recordings]
15 :: Gusto – Disco’s Revenge (Mole Hole Mix) [Manifesto]
16 :: Ruffneck feat. Yavahn – Everybody Wanna Be Somebody (The Peppermint Jam) [Urban]
17 :: Thomas Bangalter – Ventura [Roulé]
18 :: Art of Noise – Metaforce (The Beat Of A Metaphor: Mix (Remix By Rhythm Masters)) [ZTT]
19 :: Paul Jacobs – Soul Grabber Pt. 3 [Aquarius Recordings]
20 :: 95 North – The Request (Funk Mix) [SFP Records]
21 :: Joey Negro feat. Taka Boom – Can’t Get High Without U (Philly World Mix) [Subliminal]
22 :: Cassius feat. Steve Edwards – The Sound Of Violence (Reggae Rock Mix By Cassius) [Astralwerks]
23 :: Ian Pooley – Loopduell 1 (Alan Braxe Mix) [Force Inc. Music Works]
24 :: Marques Wyatt – For Those Who Like To Get Down (DEEP Sunday Retro Vibe Mix) [OM Records]
25 :: Les Rhythmes Digitales – Jacques Your Body (Make Me Sweat) (Cassius Remix) [Wall of Sound]

Mid-tempo disco grooves are back, baby!

Tracklist for April 13, 2022

01 :: Inner Life – I Like It Like That (Special Club Version) [Salsoul Records]
02 :: Barbara Roy And Ecstasy, Passion And Pain – If You Want Me [Roy B. Records]
03 :: Jimmy Ross – First True Love Affair [Quality]
04 :: Diana Ross – Your Love Is So Good For Me [Motown]
05 :: B.T. Express – Give Up The Funk (Let’s Dance) [Columbia]
06 :: Love De-Luxe With Hawkshaw’s Discophonia – Here Comes That Sound Again [Warner Bros. Records]
07 :: Asphalt Jungle – Freakin’ Time Pt. 1 [TEC Records]
08 :: Tony Orlando – Don’t Let Go [Elektra]
09 :: Teddy Pendergrass – You Can’t Hide From Yourself [Philadelphia International Records]
10 :: Giorgio Moroder – I Wanna Rock You [Casablanca]
11 :: Martin Circus – Disco Circus [Prelude Records]
12 :: Level 42 – Starchild [Polydor]
13 :: Tony Cook And The Party People – On The Floor (Rock-It) (Special Mix) [Half Moon]
14 :: Electra – Feels Good (Carrots & Beets) [Emergency Records]
15 :: Glen Adams Affair – Just A Groove [SAM Records]
16 :: Sharon Brown – I Specialize In Love [Profile Records]
17 :: Karen Young – Hot Shot (Vocal) [West End Records]
18 :: D Train – You’re The One For Me (Vocal Version) [Prelude Records]
19 :: Dan Hartman – Relight My Fire [Blue Sky]
20 :: John Gibbs And U.S. Steel Orchestra – Trinidad (Special Disco Mix) [Jumbo Caribbean Disco]
21 :: G.Q. – Disco Nights (Rock-Freak) [Arista]
22 :: Crown Heights Affair – You Gave Me Love [De-Lite Records]
23 :: Gladys Knight & The Pips – It’s A Better Than Good Time [Buddah Records]
24 :: Double Exposure – Ten Percent [Salsoul Records]
25 :: Patrice Rushen – Haven’t You Heard [Elektra]

Okay, I swear this is the last HI-NRG eurodance-related thing for a while. But in the meantime… BENEDETTO SCUOLAVECCHIO!!!

Tracklist for April 6, 2022

01 :: Fishbone Beat – Save The Planet (C.Y.B. Run Mix) [Next Records]
02 :: Kiss The Beat – Power People (Power Mix) [Dance Pool]
03 :: Prezioso – Get On Up (Club Version) [DBM Department]
04 :: Andrea – ‘Cause I Love U (V.D.A. Mix) [21st Century Records]
05 :: Solaris – Puerta Del Sol (Rambla Mix) [Outta Records]
06 :: Order 2 Dance – Turn Me Again (Rawhouse Mix) [Meet Records]
07 :: Culture Beat – Mr. Vain (Vain Mix) [Epic]
08 :: Mitsou – Bye Bye Mon Cowboy (House Mix) [RCA]
09 :: Kymelle – Show That Body Baby (Ultimate Mix) [Quality Music]
10 :: Electroset – Sensation (Tin Tin Out Remix) [Ffrreedom]
11 :: Molella – Confusion (Eternal Mix) [TIME]
12 :: JT Company – Live My Life (Club Mix) [Muzic Without Control Records]
13 :: DJ H. feat. Stefy – My Body (Vocal Remix) [Wicked & Wild Records]
14 :: The End – Humanitas (The Bassline Mixx) [Flying Records]
15 :: Den Harrow – Take Me (Hard Mix) [ZYX Music]
16 :: Rhythm Quest – Closer To All Your Dreams (Piano Mix) [Network Records]
17 :: The Source – Rock (Hit The DX Mix) (Fast Lane Dub) [React]
18 :: Awesome 3 – Don’t Go (Kicks Like A Mule Mix) [XL Recordings]
19 :: Rollo Goes Camping Again – Get Off Your High Horse (LuvDup Remix) [Cheeky Records]
20 :: 1st Prodject – Right Before My Eyes [Slammin’ Vinyl]
21 :: Aqua – Lollipop (Candyman) (Extended Original Mix) [MCA Records]
22 :: Crush – Jellyhead (Motiv 8’s Pumphouse Remix) [Robbins Entertainment]
23 :: DJ Miko – What’s Up (4 B’s Mix) [ZYX Music]
24 :: Joanne Farrell – All I Wanna Do (Club Mix) [Big Beat]
25 :: Nicki French – Total Eclipse Of The Heart (Extended Mix) [Critique]
26 :: Vengaboys – We Like To Party (Extended Club Mix) [Groovilicious]
27 :: Cher – Believe (Almighty Definitive Mix) [WEA]

Right before “Simply Paradise: Rhythm Is A Dancer,” I sat down with Tony Zeoli to talk about his career and life as a DJ in Boston’s thriving eurodance scene of the 1990s.

Tracklist for March 16, 2022

01 :: Dr. Alban – It’s My Life [The Gate Music Services, Inc.]
02 :: Double Dee feat. Dany – Found Love (International Mix) [Epic]
03 :: Coldcut feat. Lisa Stansfield – People Hold On (Full Length Disco Mix) [Tommy Boy]
04 :: 2 In A Room – Wiggle It (The Club Mix) [Cutting Records]
05 :: Elastic Band – Running Up That Hill (Alex Party Mix) [ZYX Music]
06 :: Black Box – I Don’t Know Anybody Else (We Got Salsoul Mix) [RCA]
07 :: B-Art – Streetwise (Summerhouse Holiday Remix) [R&S Records]

INTERVIEW WITH TONY ZEOLI – PART 1

08 :: Rozalla – Everybody’s Free (To Feel Good) (Original Mix) [Epic]
09 :: La Bouche – Sweet Dreams (Club Mix) [RCA]
10 :: Amber – Sexual (Li Da Di) (Original Club Mix) [Tommy Boy]
11 :: Saint Etienne – Hug My Soul (Motive-8 Mix) [Warner Bros. Records]
12 :: DJ Miko – What’s Up (4 B’s Mix) [ZYX Music]
13 :: Haddaway – What Is Love (12″ Mix) [Arista]

INTERVIEW WITH TONY ZEOLI – PART 2

14 :: Eiffel 65 – Living In A Bubble [Republic Records]

90s house came from the 90s but still sounds as fresh as anything coming out today!!!

Tracklist for March 9, 2022

01 :: DJ Spen Presents Jasper Street Company – A Feelin’ (Paradox Vocal) [Basement Boys Records]
02 :: Masters at Work feat. India – I Can’t Get No Sleep (MK Dub) [Cutting Records]
03 :: Skee W. – Get That Down Pat (Get That Up) [Dance Baby Records]
04 :: Downtown Loop – Do I Have All Your Love [Luxury Service Records]
05 :: Spring – Independence (Smack Independence Vocal) [Nott-Us Records]
06 :: Black Traxx #4 – Suck It [Night Club Records]
07 :: Boris Dlugosch Presents Booom! – Keep Pushin’ (Original) [MAW Records]
08 :: Trouble Men – You & Me [Kif Recordings]
09 :: ?
10 :: Studio 54 – Catch Da Big Ones [BCC Music]
11 :: Southern Comfort Featuring Nolan Epps – Let’s Go Disco (Vocal Mix) [Digital Dungeon Records]
12 :: DJ Q – Optimum Thinking [Filter]
13 :: ?
14 :: Mike Delgado – My Anthem (Bay Ridge Style) [TNT Records]
15 :: Gene Farris Presents The DEB Project – Visions Of The Future (Wreckin Shop 96’Mix) [Force Inc. US]
16 :: DJ Duke – Duke’s Train [DJ Exclusive]
17 :: Todd Terry Presents Sax – Jazz Anthem [Freeze Records]
18 :: Braxton Holmes & Mark Grant – Psychotic Pimpin’ [Cajual Records]
19 :: Fiorious – I’m Not Defeated (Cassius Remix) [Glitterbox]
20 :: Unknown – Alice In Wonderland Part.I [Genuin Records]
21 ::  Michi Lange – Brothers & Sisters [Peppermint Jam]
22 :: Bob Sinclar – Vision Of Paradise [Yellow Productions]
23 :: DJ Falcon – Honeymoon [Roulé]
24 :: All Good Funk Alliance– Party Over Here [Funk Weapons]
25 :: DJ Spiller – Groovejet (If This Ain’t Love) (Spiller’s Extended Vocal Mix) [Atlantic]
26 :: Class A – Same As It Ever Was [Azuli Records]
27 :: Groove Armada – Song 4 Mutya (Out Of Control) [Music On Vinyl]
28 :: Olav Basoski – Aha [Momentum Recordings]

I had originally made a shorter version of this mix for a project I was working on, and then I was too lazy to unpack my records… so here’s an extended version of that mix with an extra 45 mins of tracks to enjoy!

Tracklist for March 2, 2022

01 :: Les Choc Stars Du Zaire – Nakombe Nga [Rush Hour]
02 :: Busta 929 feat. Boohle – Ngixolele [Thupa Industry]
03 :: DJ Pasta – Piffero [Toucan Sounds]
04 :: Elado – Deepy Mango [Bonfido Disques]
05 :: King of Nothing – Stars [Star Time]
06 :: Juliane Werding – Großstadtlichter [EMI]
07 :: Kamazu – Wafika U Baas [Roy B Records]
08 :: Faze Action, Zeke Manyika – Mangwana
09 :: Me’Shell NdegéOcello – If That’s Your Boyfriend (He Wasn’t Last Night) (Li’l Freaky Mix) [Maverick]
10 :: Rafael Cancian – Katayef (Original Mix) [Ravanelli Disco Club]
11 :: Michael The Lion – Keep On Hangin’ On [Diggin Deeper Records]
12 :: C. Da Afro – Affogato [Caffè Corretto Edits]
13 :: The Phenomenal Handclap Band – Judge Not (Ray Mang Special Mix) [Toy Tonics]
14 :: Theo Parrish – Dan Ryan [Sound Signature]
15 :: JKriv & Peter Matson – Ewesse Ye [Heist]
16 :: Carlos Sanchez Movement IV – All I Want [Sacred Rhythm Music]
17 :: Dennis Ferrer – Son Of Raw [Ibadan]
18 :: It’s Not A Genre It’s A Feeling 4 – A1 [It’s Not A Genre It’s A Feeling]
19 :: Rocco Universal – Somewhere Else [Soul Clap Records]
20 :: DJ Czech – On Dust (Shiva Needs Some Lovin Remix) [Fine Funk]
21 :: Deep Dish With Everything But The Girl – The Future Of The Future (Stay Gold) [Arista]
22 :: Coral Way Chiefs – Release Myself (13th Ave. Mix) [Murk Records]
23 :: Nina Simone – Blackbird (Joe’s Edits & Overdubs Version) [Circuit T Promo]
24 :: Romanthony – Bring U Up (Original Black Male Version) [Glasgow Underground]
25 :: Omar S – One Of A Kind [FXHE Records]
26 :: Ian Pooley – 303 (2 Bars) [Rekids]
27 :: Black Joy – Untitled [Project Recordings]
28 :: Abacus – Untitled (Remix) [Prescription]
29 :: Glenn Davis – Hold Tight [Deeper Groove Recordings]

Some deep tunes and then a warm up for Simply Paradise, eurodance!

Tracklist for February 23, 2022

01 :: The Vendetta Suite – Warehouse Rock (Timmy Stewart’s Six Minutes To Sunrise Mix) [Hell Yeah Recordings]
02 :: Pender Street Steppers – Our Time (Vocal) [Mood Hut]
03 :: Mugwump – Boutade (Original Version) [International Feel Recordings]
04 :: Donato Dozzy & Tin Man – Test 7 [Absurd Recordings]
05 :: Common Series – Alpha 1 [Common Series Ltd]
06 :: Conclave – Sunny (Original) [Most Excellent Unlimited]
07 :: The Vision feat. Andreya Triana – Mountains (Danny Krivit Remix) [Defected]
08 :: Busta 929 feat. Boohle – Ngixolele [Thupa Industry]
09 :: Elfenberg – Alkebulan [MoBlack Records]
10 :: ?
11 :: King Of Nothing – Stars [Star Time]
12 :: Rocco Universal – Somewhere Else [Soul Clap Records]
13 :: ?
14 :: Jinny – Keep Warm [Next Plateau Records Inc.]
15 :: Digital Ivan – Muzyka (Extended Mix)  [Toy Tonics]
16 :: Giorgio Moroder – Utopia (Faze One) [Circuit T Promo]
17 :: Endrik Schroeder – Second Breath [Bordello A Parigi]
18 :: ‘Lectric Workers – Robot Is Systematic [Archivio Fonografico Moderno]
19 :: Koto – Jabdah (Long Version) [Power Records]
20 :: Giorgio Moroder – I Wanna Rock You [Casablanca]
21 :: Tortuga – Tip Tap Dancer (Let Me Know The Answer) [RCA]
22 :: Capricorn – Pow Pow Pow [Emergency Records]
23 :: 49ers – I Need You (Extended Mix) [Media Records]
24 :: Shut Up and Dance – £10 (To Get In) (The Rave) [Shut Up And Dance Records]
25 :: Space Master – I Need You (U.S. Underground Mix) [ZYX Records]
26 :: Jill Sanders – I Can’t Feel It (Extended Version) [Inside]
27 :: Lovestation – Love Come Rescue Me (Lovestation Club Mix) [Fresh]

Some classic 90’s house that really hits the sweet spot.

Tracklist for February 16, 2022

01 :: Kwanzaa Posse – Musika (Kwanzaa Alternative House Mix) [Flying Records]
02 :: Deep Forest – Sweet Lullaby (Round The World Mix) [Epic]
03 :: Angélique Kidjo – Agolo (MK 10 Dub) [Sinmix Vinyl]
04 :: 808 State – Pacific State-Origin [ZTT]
05 :: Dread Flimstone & The Modern Tone Age Family – From The Ghetto (Dreadzone Mix) [Urban]
06 :: The Brand New Heavies – Midnight At The Oasis (Underground Network Mix) [FFRR]
07 :: Diana Brown & Barrie K. Sharpe – Masterplan (Joey Negro Masta Mix) [FFRR]
08 :: K.C.Y.C. – Under Control (6:23 Again) [Strictly Rhythm]
09 :: Ebony Soul – I Can Hardly Wait (Club Mix) [Eightball Records]
10 :: Nick Jones Experience Feat. Colonel Abrams – As I Take You Back (Nick Jones King Street Mix) [King Street Sounds]
11 :: Barbara Tucker – Beautiful People (Underground Network Mix) [Strictly Rhythm]
12 :: 95 North Presents Da Hooligans – Who’s Who? (95 North Club) [Henry Street Music]
13 :: Groove Committee – I’ve Got To Feel It [Emotive Records]
14 :: Jose Gomez – Dig [Rama Records]
15 :: Mateo & Matos – Mystik Rhythm [TNT Records]
16 :: River Ocean Featuring India – Love & Happiness (Yemaya Y Ochùn) (12 Inch Club Mix) [Strictly Rhythm]
17 :: Black Shells – The Anthem (Untitled Mix 1) [Azuli Records]
18 :: Ultra Naté – Party Girl (Turn Me Loose) (Al’s Original Vocal Mix) [King Street Sounds]
19 :: Sounds Of Blackness – I Believe (Deliverance Dub) [Perspective Records]
20 :: Susan Clark – Deeper (Deeper Than Deep Mix) [FFRR]
21 :: Oval Emotion – Go Go (Killer Club Mix) [Hi-Bias Records]
22 :: Anna Robinson – I’m Attracted To You [Not On Label]
23 :: D Mob With Cathy Dennis – That’s The Way Of The World (Essential Beat Mix) [FFRR]
24 :: Black Box – Everybody Everybody (Le Freak Mix) [RCA]
25 :: U2 – Discothèque (DM Deep Club Mix) [Island Records]

Time for a little funky R&B and italo disco dance up in this piece.

Tracklist for February 2, 2022

01 :: Mai Tai – Female Intuition (Extended Dance Maxi Mix) [Critique]
02 :: Janet Jackson – What Have You Done For Me Lately (Extended Mix) [A&M Records]
03 :: Kraftwerk – Musique Non Stop [Warner Bros. Records]
04 :: Prince – Head [Warner Bros. Records]
05 :: Zapp – More Bounce To The Ounce (LP Version) [Warner Bros. Records]
06 :: The Time – Jungle Love (LP Version) [Warner Bros. Records]
07 :: The Art Of Noise With Max Headroom – Paranoimia (Extended Version) [China Records]
08 :: Tullio De Piscopo – ‘E Fatto ‘E Sorde! E? (Money Money) (Club Mix) [ZYX Records]
09 :: Madonna – Open Your Heart (Extended Version) [Sire]
10 :: Fun Fun – Color My Love (Original Mix) [TSR Records]
11 :: Iudy – Island Of The Sun [Top Flight Records]
12 :: The League Unlimited Orchestra – Things That Dreams Are Made Of [Virgin]
13 :: Paul Hardcastle – 19 (Extended Version) [Chrysalis]
14 :: Afrika Bambaataa & The Soul Sonic Force – Planet Rock (Vocal) [Tommy Boy]
15 :: Klymaxx – Meeting In The Ladies Room [Unidisc]
16 :: Tone Lōc – Wild Thing [Delicious Vinyl]
17 :: Beastie Boys – Brass Monkey [Def Jam Recordings]
18 :: Bo Boss – Tequila (Instrumental Side) [Il Discotto Productions]
19 :: Rockwell – Somebody’s Watching Me (Vocal) [Motown]
20 :: Master Plan – Electric Baile (Commercial Mix) [Sunset Records Inc.]
21 :: Midnight Starr – Freak-A-Zoid (Vocal) [Solar]
22 :: Valery Allington – Stop [High Fashion Music]
23 :: Billie – Nobody’s Business (Extended Radio) [Fleetwood Records]
24 :: Kano – It’s A War [Emergency Records]
25 :: Electric Mind – Pick Me Up (Can We Go) [Emergency Records]
26 :: Blancmange – Don’t Tell Me (Remix) [Sire]
27 :: Kissing The Pink – Mr. Blunt [Atlantic]
28 :: John Rocca – I Want It To Be Real [Streetwise]
29 :: Cheyne – Call Me Mr. ‘Telephone’ [MCA Records]
30 :: Wuf Ticket – The Key [Prelude Records]
31 :: Unknown D.J. – Basstronic [Techno Kut Records]

A little disco mix for all of my night people!

Tracklist for January 26, 2022

01 :: Barry White – It’s Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me (Disco Version) [20th Century Records]
02 :: Karen White – Deetour (Party Mix) [Atlantic]
03 :: Chic – Good Times [Atlantic]
04 :: Barbara Roy And Ecstasy, Passion And Pain – If You Want Me [Roy B. Records]
05 :: Brass Construction – Movin’ [United Artists Records]
06 :: Peech Boys – Don’t Make Me Wait (Extended Version) [West End Records]
07 :: K.I.D. – Don’t Stop [Sam Records]
08 :: Exodus – Together Forever [Charlotte Amalie]
09 :: Instant Funk – I Got My Mind Made Up (Special 12 Inch Disco Mix) [Salsoul Records]
10 :: The Strikers – Body Music (Vocal) [Prelude Records]
11 :: Lamont Dozier – Shout About It (Vocal) [M&M Records]
12 :: Rufus & Chaka – Do You Love What You Feel [MCA Records]
13 :: Sister Sledge – Got To Love Somebody [Cotillion]
14 :: First Choice – Love Thang [Gold Mind Records]
15 :: Brenda And The Tabulations – Let’s Go All The Way (Down) (Re-Edit by Mr. K) [Casablanca]
16 :: Candi Staton – Victim [Warner Bros. Records]
17 :: Dinosaur – Kiss Me Again (Version) [Sire]
18 :: Francine McGee – Delirium (Disco Mix) [RCA Victor]
19 :: Jimmy Bo’ Horne – Spank (Instrumental) [Advanced Records]
20 :: Michael Viner’s Incredible Bongo Band – Apache [MGM Records]
21 :: Black Brothers – Mangous Ye [Beam Junction]
22 :: Candido – Jingo [Salsoul Records]
23 :: Billy Nichols – Diamond Ring [West End Records]