Flight Facilities for ‘triple j Mix Up Exclusives': 1972-1982

Flight Facilities are set to create four original mixes for Australian radio station Triple J. Their first one takes a chronological look at music from 1972 -1982, and in an extremely creative move, works in audio clips of historical events that shaped the world and the music of the time.

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Putting together this mix clearly took a lot of time and energy and If you want to read more about how they approached the task, you should check out their blog.


01. Stevie Wonder – Superstition
02. Al Green – Let’s Stay Together (Edwin Bautista Edit)
03. Lou Reed – Walk On The Wild Side (Rocco Raimundo Extended Edit) by Rocco Raimundo
04. Paul Simon – Me and Julio Down By The Schoolyard (AutoRock Edit)
05. Kool & The Gang – Jungle Boogie
06. Mindless Boogie – Tina (Villa Edit)
07. George McCrae – Rock Your Baby
08. The O’Jays -For The Love Of Money
09. David Bowie – Golden Years (Tim Fuchs Edit) by T i M ∆ ƒ U C H S/
10. Paul McCartney & Wings – Listen To What The Man Said
11. Walter Murphy – A Fifth Of Beethoven (Flight Facilities Edit)
12. Ohio Player – Love Rollercoaster
13. Hot Chocolate – Cadillac (The Revenge Rework)
14. Joe Tex – Ain’t Gonna Bump No More
15. Marvin Gaye – Got To Give It Up
16. Talking Heads – Psycho Killer (Drop Out Orchestra Rework)
17. Donna Summer – I Feel Love
18. Meco – Star Wars
19. East Coast – The Rock
20. Sylvester – Mighty Real
21. Eddie Johns – More Spell On You
22. George Duke – I Love You More
23. ABBA – Voulez-Vous
24. Chicago – Street Player // Dynasty – Freak
25. Mindless Boogie – Emotional R (In Flagranti Edit)
26. Soulwax – NY Lipps
27. Depeche Mode – Just Can’t Get Enough
28. Mindless Boogie – Area 45 (Skinny Joey Edit)
29. Chaka Khan – Fate (Todd Terje Edit)
30. Kim Carnes – Bette Davis Eyes (Alexander Edit)
31. Sugar Hill Gang – Apache
32. Donna Sumemer – If It Hurts Just A Little
33. Hall & Oates – I Can’t Go For That
34. Queen & David Bowie – Under Pressure

What are your favorite tracks on the mix?