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Armo's 555 favourite tracks

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Re: Armo's 555 favourite tracks

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Post by Armoreska » August 2nd, 2019, 7:18 pm

cut a top 50 or so fav beats with some melodies thrown in (mid- to uptempo) with a few recalled from outside the posted list
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Boy 8-Bit + Florence And The Machine - Drumming Song (Remix)
Pete Heller + Fatboy Slim - Song For Shelter (Extended Mix) [starts at 2:20]
Fatboy Slim + Midfield General - Devil In Sports Casual ('Does My Beat Look Big In This' Mix)
Yelle + Riot In Belgium - A Cause Des Garcons (Remix)
Lords Of Acid - Hey Ho!
Leftfield - Open Up
Benny Benassi + Outkast - Ghettomusick (Remix)
Crystal Method + Erick Morillo - Born Too Slow (Remix)
Utah Saints - Utah Saints Take On The Theme From Mortal Kombat / The Immortals - Techno Syndrome / Ace of Base - Fashion Party
The Prodigy + Rex The Dog - Girls (Remix)
Marshall Jefferson - Move Your Body (The House Music Anthem) [that melody at the start as well]
Ace The Space (Marc Acardipane) - 9 Is A Classic (Ultimate Rave Remix) [the one after 2:00]
Dance 2 Trance - Power Of American Natives [2 beats actually, the 2nd coming after 5:00]
Crystal Castles - Baptism
Moby - Drop A Beat
Roots Manuva - Witness (1 Hope)
The Knife - We Share Our Mothers' Health
Matt Schwartz + Tomer Maizner - The Drill (Remix) [full drop at 1:30]
Lunatic Calm - Leave You Far Behind
Yazoo - Situation
N-Trance - Electronic Pleasure
Rekid - Next Stop Chicago
Pigbag - Papa's Got A Brand New Pigbag [starts at 0:20, nearly the only non-electronic melody/beat here which is technically a hook i guess]
Dead Or Alive - You Spin Me Round (Like A Record)
The Shamen + Beatmasters - Ebeneezer Goode (Beat Mix)
Danmass + Afrika Bambaataa - Mind Control (Remix) - not on youtube anymore
The Shamen - Progen
Underworld - Cowgirl [after 2:45]
The Prodigy - No Good (Start The Dance)
Stereo MC + Jungle Brothers - Because I Got It Like That (Ultimatum Mix)
The Prodigy - Narayan
The Beatmasters - Rok Da House [outside]
Future Beat - Power Of Dancing
Visage - Frequency 7 (Dance Mix)
SM-Trax - Got The Groove
The Toxic Avenger + The Bloody Beetroots - Escape (Remix)
Daft Punk - Around The World
Soulwax - Rocket Ride (Rock It Right Mix)
Scooter - Posse (I Need You On The Floor)
The Prodigy - Warrior's Dance
Indeep + Seamus Haji - Last Night A DJ Saved My Life
Jestofunk & Ce Ce Rogers - Say It Again
Nu Shooz - I Can't Wait
The Creatures + XL - Believe In Yourself (Version '95)
T99 - Anasthasia [outside]
Groove Armada - Superstylin'
Filthy Lucre + Yothu Yindi - Treaty (Remix)
New Order - Blue Monday
Jamie Principle + Frankie Knuckles - Baby Wants To Ride
The Prodigy - Firestarter
N*E*R*D (The Neptunes) + Trent Reznor - Lapdance (Remix)
Stanton Warriors + Fatboy Slim - Demons (Remix)
Benassi Bros. - I Love My Sex (Exist Extended Mix)
BT - Godspeed
Ace Of Base - Dancer In A Daydream [more the one in the beginning than the main one]
LFO - We Are Back
JX - Son Of A Gun [outside]
UNKLE & Josh Homme - Restless [outside]

some more that rely to much on the guitar melody
Fatboy Slim - Ya Mama (Push The Tempo)
Johnny Dollar + Portishead + Depeche Mode - In Your Room (Jeep Rock Mix)
Basement Jaxx - Rendez-Vu
Sigue Sigue Sputnik - Love Missile F1-11 (Part I)

more on the downtempo side or droney but sure is mad
Surf Solar - Fuck Buttons
Arno Asmus (Revolt) + Chris Walsh + Dave Beran - Shake (Clogrock Remix)
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currently working towards a vegan/low waste world + thru such film lists (besides TV): 2010s bests, RW Fassbinder, Luis Bunuel, Yasujiro Ozu, Eric Rohmer, Visual Effects nominees, kid-related stuff, great animes (mini-serie or feature), very 80s movies, 17+ sci-fi lists on watchlist, ENVIRO, remarkable Silent Films and Pre-Code (exploring 1925 atm) and every shorts and docu list I'm aware of and
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and "Gordon" Liu Chia-Hui/Liu Chia-Liang and Yuen Woo-ping and "Sammo" Hung Kam-bo

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#282

Post by Armoreska » August 24th, 2019, 11:39 am

Decided to rank tracks on my top 25 albums, starting with the bottom ones
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25. Ace of Base - Happy Nation in the eurohouse thread
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24. Fatboy Slim's triple EP Illuminati/Camber Sands/The Pimp
1. Drop The Hate (Laid Mix)
2. Sunset (Bird Of Prey) (Darren Emerson Mix)
[Weapon Of Choice (Instrumental Version)] - rather useless but the vocal version would have been #3 had it not been released on the earlier album
3. Demons (Stanton Warriors Dub Mix) - all-time 500 material
4. Illuminati - all-time 2000 material
5. Star 69 (X-Press 2 Wine 'Em Dine 'Em 69 'Em Suprmix)
6. Camber Sands
7. The Pimp - strong tracks
8. Drop The Hate (Santos Napalm Reprise Mix) - average
9. Talkin' Bout My Baby (Midfield General Disco Reshuffle Mix)
10. Song For Shelter (Chemical Brothers Mix)
11. Retox (Dave Clarke Mix) - pretty much total filler

23. Underworld - Dubnobasswithmyheadman [2001 version with 2 extra tracks, although there's a 2CD release from 2014]
1. Cowgirl
2. Dirty Epic - all-time 500 material
3. Mmm Skyscraper I Love You - all-time 1000/2000 material
4. M.E. (Mother Earth)
5. Dark & Long - this is not Dark Train which would have been #1
6. Surfboy
7. Spoonman
8. Rez
9. Why Why Why - strong tracks
10. River Of Bass
11. Tongue - solid slow filler

22. Santana - Abraxas
1. Incident At Neshabur
2. Oye Como Va - all-time 500 material
3. Gypsy Queen - all-time 2000 material
4. Hope You're Feeling Better
5. Samba Pa Ti
6. Black Magic Woman
7. Mother's Daughter
8. Se A Cabo - strong tracks
9. Singing Winds Cryings Beasts - nice intro
10. El Nicoya - meh outro
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currently working towards a vegan/low waste world + thru such film lists (besides TV): 2010s bests, RW Fassbinder, Luis Bunuel, Yasujiro Ozu, Eric Rohmer, Visual Effects nominees, kid-related stuff, great animes (mini-serie or feature), very 80s movies, 17+ sci-fi lists on watchlist, ENVIRO, remarkable Silent Films and Pre-Code (exploring 1925 atm) and every shorts and docu list I'm aware of and
viewtopic.php?f=1&t=1434
and "Gordon" Liu Chia-Hui/Liu Chia-Liang and Yuen Woo-ping and "Sammo" Hung Kam-bo

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