Best House, Electro and Underground Clubs in Melbourne for DJ’s

A brief list of clubs and lounges that host electro, house and underground DJ’s. The list will be expanded and improved over time with more underground venues for DJ’s just starting out

Sorry Grandma

590 Little Burke Street
Melbourne, Australia

Wah Wah Lounge

185 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne, Australia

Room 680

Underground Electro, House, Techno, Commercial

Level One
680 Glenferrie Road
Hawthorn
Melbourne, Australia

Bar 161

Underground house, tech, electro, old school

161 High Street
Prahran
Melbourne, Australia

“Unearthed new talent down in 165” on Friday nights. “Best sound system in Melbourne”.

Brown Alley

Techno, R&B, electro, indie and breaks

Colonial Hotel
585 Lonsdale St
Melbourne, Australia

Ding Dong Lounge

Level 1
18 Market Lane
Melbourne, Australia

Lounge

243 Swanston Street
Melbourne, Australia

Bond Lounge

24 Bond Street
Melbourne, Australia

Revolver Upstairs

229 Chapel Street
Prahran
Melbourne, Australia

Advice for DJ’s and producers for downloading new music

Someone asked me today if I knew of any good web addresses for getting new music with which to mix or produce. I didn’t give them what they asked for. Give a person a fish and they’ll eat for a day, but teach them how to fish and they’ll eat for a lifetime. So here’s some ways to source your own new music.

As always, make sure to buy the tracks you find if you like and use them, and never use anything copyrighted in a production for which you wouldn’t be willing to go bankrupt.

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Owner of a Milky Way (Mord Fustang vs. Yes) (DJ SolarFlare Mashup)

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Mash-up of “Owner of a Lonely Heart” by Yes and “Milky Way” by Mord Fustang, by SolarFlare (Glenn Davey)

SolarFlare Beatport Selection November 2011

Setlist:

  1. Feel It (Alex Kenji Remix) – Joey Negro
  2. Feelove (Original Mix) – David Jones, Diva & Jones
  3. Disco Disco (Original Mix) – Pink Fluid
  4. Rattle (Original Mix) – Bingo Players
  5. No Beef (Vocal Mix) – Afrojack & Steve Aoki Feat. Alyssa Palmer
  6. Feel So Close (Extended Mix) – Calvin Harris
  7. 2People (DCUP Remix) – Jean Jacques Smoothie Feat. Tara Busch
  8. In The Air (Mord Fustang Remix) – “Morgan Page, Sultan + Ned Shepard & BT Feat. Angela McCluskey
  9. Shave It (Original Mix) – Zedd
  10. Ya Mama (Push The Tempo) (Moguai Remix) – Fatboy Slim
  11. Ghostbusters (Original Mix) – Superbad Deejay
  12. Loser (David Jones Remix) – Jorgensen & Jesse Voorn
  13. Maximal Crazy (Bassjackers Remix) – Tiesto

http://soundcloud.com/solarflare/beatport-selection-november

SolarFlare Novanation Mix – Nov 2011

Setlist:

  1. Feel It (Alex Kenji Remix) – Joey Negro
  2. Feelove (Original Mix) – Diva & Jones
  3. Disco Disco (Original Mix) – Pink Fluid
  4. Rattle (Original Mix) – Bingo Players
  5. No Beef (Vocal Mix) – Afrojack & Steve Aoki feat. Alyssa Palmer
  6. Feel So Close (Extended Mix) – Calvin Harris
  7. Sexy & I Know It (Mord Fustang Remix) – LMFAO
  8. Lick It – Kaskade & Skrillex
  9. Big Bad Wolf (Dada Life Remix) – Duck Sauce

http://soundcloud.com/solarflare/solarflare-novanation-mix-nov11

Deadmau5 Creamfields Mixed Bag 2011

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Based on the Deadmau5 Creamfields 2011 Setlist

Mixed by SolarFlare. (Apologies for the low bitrate on a couple of the tracks.)

Track Listing:

  1. Limit Break (Original Mix) – Deadmau5
  2. Some Chords (Original Mix) – Deadmau5
  3. The Reward Is Cheese – Deadmau5 & Jelo
  4. The Reward Is More Cheese (Original Mix) – Deadmau5
  5. Jump Around (Deadmau5 Remix) – House Of Pain
  6. Community Funk (Deadmau5 Remix) – Burufunk, Carbon Community
  7. FML – Deadmau5
  8. Right This Second – Deadmau5
  9. Raise Your Weapon (Feat. Greta Svabo Bech) – Deadmau5
  10. Sofi Needs A Ladder (Feat. SOFI) – Deadmau5
  11. One Trick Pony (Feat. SOFI) – Deadmau5
  12. Moar Ghosts N Stuff – Deadmau5
  13. Ghosts ‘n Stuff (Feat. Rob Swire) (Extended Mix) – Deadmau5
  14. Maths (Original Mix) – Deadmau5
  15. Sometimes Things Get, Whatever – Deadmau5
  16. U and I (Deadmau5 Remix) – Medina

Release date: Apr 28, 2011

http://soundcloud.com/solarflare/deadmau5-mixed-bag-2011

Skinny’s Birthday Party Mixtape

A chick flashing her tits at a club in Sydney, Australia, while a man laughs

http://soundcloud.com/solarflare/skinnys-birthday-mixtape

  1. Rye Rye’s Sweet Dreams – JuiCy
  2. Thunderstruck (Crookers Remix) – ACDC
  3. Party Rock Anthem (Original Mix) – LMFAO ft. Lauren Bennett & Goon Rock
  4. Just Can’t Get Enough (Aylen Remix) – Black Eyed Peas
  5. Memories (Mark Pride Ibiza Remix) – David Guetta ft. Kid Cudi
  6. Last Night feat Snoop Dogg Bobby Anthony (Extended Mix) – Ian Carey
  7. Benny Hill Theme 2011 – Toasted Sangaz
  8. Forgot About Dre (Mike Metro Remix) – Dr. Dre ft. Eminem
  9. Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites (Original Mix) – Skrillex
  10. Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites (Noisia Mix) – Skrillex
  11. Radio Ol’ T.V. – Mr. Skeleton & B.h(a)ve
  12. Sweat (David Guetta Extended Remix) – Snoop Dogg vs. David Guetta
  13. Hey Hey Hey (Extended Club Mix) – Laurent Wery ft. Swiftkid
  14. The Time (Sebastian Ivarsson Bootleg) – Black Eyed Peas
  15. Beautiful People (Club Version) – Benny Benassi ft. Chris Brown
  16. Beautiful People (Jaylien Midnight Mix) – Benny Benassi ft. Chris Brown
  17. Big Jet Plane (Adam K Prog Mix) – Angus & Julia Stone
  18. Happiness (Wideboys Club Mix) – Alexis Jordan