Balearic Mike / The Charts / From LuvDup To Folk Ibiza

To accompany Mike`s interview I asked him to prepare a few playlists – to give people a feel for the music played during his residencies, and also to demonstrate how over the years the music spun at “balearic” events has changed and evolved. We decided to post these charts separately, since the interview itself is so epic. Hopefully you`ll be able to peruse now at your leisure over a morning coffee, tea, or caffeine-free herbal infusion.

Words and selections by Balearic Mike Smith.

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LuvDup / Pre-1992: oldies, classics, before I became a LuvDup DJ

I’ll try and deliberately avoid things that were big for Adrian & Mark …

JAGO – I’m Going To Go (Instrumental “Plant” Mix by Frankie Knuckles) (Full Time)

Patti Jo – Make Me Believe In You (Wand)

Mr Bloe – Groovin’ with Mr Bloe (DJM)

Tantra – Hills of Katmandu (Patrick Cowley Remix) (Unidisc)

Two Tons “O” Fun – I Got The Feeling (Patrick Cowley Megamix) (Fantasy)

Harry Thumann – Underwater (Decca)

Francine McGee – Delirium (RCA)

Atmosphere – Dancing In Outerspace (Elite)

Lime – On The Grid (Dub Mix) (Prism)

Lama – Love On The Rocks (Numero Uno)

Alexander Robotnick – Problems D’amour (Francois Kevorkian Remix) (Sire)

West Street Mob – Breakdance (Electric Boogie) (Sugarhill) 

Beastie Boys – 33% God (Shake Your Rump Inst.) (Capitol) *played at 45-8 rpm

S.L.Y. – I Need A Freak (Black Freak Mix) (Elite)

Charles B – Lack Of Love (Desire)

The Tramp – Say No Dope (Mighty Quinn)

Mechanix Enterprise – Let’s Get Down (Black Mother Mix) (Mighty Quinn)

Band In A Box – Get Dynamite (Piano Mix) (No Name) 

Ruffcut – Run To Me (Italian Style)

Mike Perras – Keep Movin’ (Bassic)

Danube Dance – Unique (Sure Is Pure Remix) (Gem)

Sonic Solution – Get On The Move (Mix 2 – Promo Only Acid version) (R&S promo)

L.T.Y. Featuring UF Force – Funk Express (Metropolitan Police)

Brand New Heavies – Stay This Way (The Morales Lunar Dub) (Delicious Vinyl)

LuvDup / 1992-1996

Again, I’ll try and avoid things that were big for Adrian & Mark …

Heitor ‎– Ligeirin (Afron) (East West)

Jestofunk – Say It Again (Rec-In-Pause)

TC 1993 – Harmony (Paradise Project Records)

Black Box – Hold On (The Fast Back) (Groove Groove Melody) 

JPR Records Inc. – Hope / Daylight (JPR Records Inc.)

Jump – Funkatarium (Dark)

Dig The New Breed – Who’s No. 1 (Cleveland City Records)

Dee Patten – Who’s The Badman (Hard Hands)

Original Rockers – Push Push (Cake)

Plaid – Scoobs In Columbia (Original Album Mix) (GPR)

The Dust Brothers – Song To The Siren 

Lionrock – Packet Of Peace (The Dust Brothers Remix) (Deconstruction)

Prefab Sprout – If You Don’t Love Me (Future Sound Of London Stateside Mix) 

V.I.P. ‎(Vanessa In Paradise) –  Gotta Have It (Vanessa Paradis bootleg remix)

Dubtribe – Mother Earth (Remix) (Organico)

Wink – Higher State Of Consciousness (Tweekin Acid Funk) (Strictly Rhythm)

Tree Of Hearts (Scott Hardkiss) – Joy (Hardkiss)

Hawke – 3 Nudes having Sax On Acid (Hardkiss)

God Within – Raincry (Spiritual Thirst) (Hardkiss)

One Dove – White Love (Psychic Masturbation – Scott Hardkiss Remix) (FFRR)

Sure Is Pure – Grind Zone Blues (The Out To Lunch EP) (Vinyl Solution)

South Street Player – Who Keeps Changing Your Mind (Sure Is Pure Remix)

Orbital – Impact (USA) (FFRR)

Progression – Reach Further (X-Press 2 Homodustrial Mix) (Black Sunshine)

2 Loops Lautrec – Ojah (Pork Recordings)

Fila Brazilia – Pots & Pans (Pork Recordings)

Bumblebee Unlimited – Lady Bug (Harvey Re-Edit) (Weekend Records Inc.)

Chris & Derrick – Am (The Metamorph (Intent Re-Interpreted)) (Organico)

Sound Patrol – Tripping Among The Stars (A Necessary Journey) (Organico)

Idjut Boys & Laj ‎– Foolin’ (Z Man Gets Clubbed) (U-Star Records)

Eric Kupper – The K-Scope Project Part 2 (Tribal America) 

Moodymann – I Can’t Kick This Feeling (KDJ)

Air – Modular Mix (Motorbass Stein House Remix) (Source Lab)

Blue Boy – Remember Me (Guidance / Pharm)

Aphroasiatechnubian – Everybody in The Street (Balihu)

Café Del Mike 

I used to do various pre-club warm up’s, etc. – for example, before Jolly Roger at the bar across from the Paradise Factory – called Joshua Brooks – where I indulged my taste for the more mellow Jose Padilla-inspired end of the Balearic spectrum….

Tranquillity Bass – They Came In Peace (Exist Dance)

Tranquillity Bass – Cantamilla (Exist Dance)

Don Carlos – Aqua (Irma)

T Tauri – Joy To The World (Hardkiss)

Wink – Higher State Of Consciousness (LP Version) (Strictly Rhythm)

Fila Brazillia – A Zed & Two L’s (Pork Recordings)

Kruder & Dorfmeister – High Noon (G-Stoned)

R Earth – R Earth (Pork Recordings)

Air Liquide – Stratus Static (Rising High Records)

La Funk Mob – Ravers Suck Our Sound (Carl Craig Remix) / Motor Bass Get Phunked Up (Electrofunk Remix) (Mo Wax)

DJ Shadow – Influx (Mo wax)

Piece (Carl Craig) – Free Your Mind (Past) (Planet E)

Lark (Kenny Larkin) – Tedra (VirtualSex LP on Buzz)

William Orbit – Via Caliente / Riding To Rio (Strange Cargo LP) (I.R.S. Records)

William Orbit – Water From A Vine Leaf (Underwater Mix Part 1) (Guerrilla Records)

Strange Cargo – Hinterland LP (N-GRAM Recordings)

Orange – Quarter EP (FNAC)

Larry Heard – Sceneries Not Songs LP (Blackmarket)

Fluke – Tosh (Nosh – Fila Brazilllia Remix) (Circa)

Wally Badarou – Echoes LP (Island)

The Primitive Painter – Levitation (Klang Elektronik)

Global Communication – 9:25 (and most of 76:14 LP) (Warp)

Single Cell Orchestra – Transmit Liberation (Daisy Glow)

Folk Ibiza 2010 /  Daytime

Steve Mason – Lost & Found / Am I Just A Man

KM Editions 1 – Feelings Of Ecstasy

Cantoma – Out Of Town LP (Leng)

Begin – Velocity / Optical Holiday

Kate Bush – Sexual Healing (KBE Edit)

Marcelo Fabian – Sed De Mal (ZZK Records)

Mudd & Pollard – Vincent (Claremont 56)

Holger Czukay – Persian Love (Remix) (Clarmont 56)

Four Hands  – Hizou (Claremont 56)

Smith & Mudd – The Surveyor (Claremont 56)

Freshro!/Apiento & Co – Pacific State / Under Open Skies (Claremont 56)

Sophie Zelmani – If I Could (Version Lindbaek & Frisvold) (Fascination Rhythms)

Sam Sallon – You May Not Mean To Hurt Me (Begin Remix) (Fascinating Rhythms)

Georg Levin – Runaway

Seu Jorge and Almaz – Cirandar

Broken Bells – The High Road

Radiohead – Reckoner (Jonny Miller Remix) (Fascinating Rhythms)

Parlour No.2 – Sov Med Mig (Parlour Recordings)

Folk Ibiza 2010 – Nightime

DJ Cole Medina – Cole Loves Your Insides Out (American Standard)

Midlake – Roscoe (Beyond The Wizards Sleeve Re:animation)(IIB)

Try To Find Me – Get To My Baby (Golf Chanel)

Kasper Bjorke – Heaven (Prins Thomas Remix)

Tiago – Motorcycles (Acid Jeff Mix?) (Hands Of Time)

Cantoma – North Shore (Idjut Boys Version) (Leng Recordings)

Massive Attack – Prey For Rain (Tim Goldsworthy Remix) (AIFF)

Dr. Dunks – No P’s ((Dolly Parton – Potential New Boyfriend edit) Keep It Cheap)

Frankie Goes To Hollywood – Welcome To The Pleasuredome (Soul Mekanik Remix) 

Zarrylade – Eyes Above Your Head (Leo Zero Version)

The PTA – Two Sides Of Sympathy (GW Edit)

Sade – Love Is Stronger Than Pride (Karizma mix – Ashley Beedle’s DJ Friendly Edit)

Mark Seven – Pillow Talk

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence (Hands And Feet Mix) (Mute)

Apiento & Co. – She Walks (Pete Herbert Remix)

Dubtribe Sound System – Do It Now 

T-Coy – Carino (Soul Mekanik Remix)

Idjut Boys – Implant (Full Frontal)

Kurt Maloo – Afterglow (Version Lindbaek & Frisvold) (Fascination Rhythms)

Caribou – Sun

Rocha – Feel The Love (Joakim Remix)

The Jackson 5 – Dancing Machine (Henrik Schwarz Remix)

Cleo & Patra – On The Nile EP

Incarnations – Make You Mine (Barck & Prommer Remix)

Florence & The Machine – Rabbit Heart (Leo Zero Remix – Greg Wilson Edit)

Soul Mekanik – The Heat

Talk Talk – It’s My Life (Extended Version)

Mascara – Golden Years

Parlour No.2 – Sark Powers (Parlour Recordings)

Paul Weller – No Tears To Cry (Leo Zero Remix)

Mark Cappani – I Believe In Miracles

The Willow Band – Willowman

Pete Dunaway – Supermarket

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