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MINIMIX - 1987


Minimixes are the mixes Ben made from 1983 to 1993 (and again in the new millennium). They are usually mixes of one track and one artist. They have been broadcasted by Radio Veronica on friday evenings. The dates shown are the dates they were broadcasted for the first time. These mixes are in some occassions the same as on the CDSingles Ben remixed/produced. In other occassions they're just 'practice'. If you have additional information about one or more mixes, please mail me.
In 2000 and 2001 the minimixes were broadcasted by 538 on Saturday, 10 minutes to 3. On Lindo Duvvall's radioshow.
In 2002 the minimixes were broadcasted by 538 on Friday-evending, 10 minutes to 10. On Lindo Duvvall's radioshow.
In 2004 the minimixes were broadcasted by Radio Veronica on Friday -evening in Ben's own show 'In the Mix'
In 2005 the minimixes were broadcasted by Radio Veronica on Saturday -evening in DJ Sven's Disco Inferno show (approx. 21:15).
In 2006 the minimixes were broadcasted by Radio Veronica on Saturday -evening in DJ Sven's Disco Inferno show (approx. 21:15).
From 7-oct-2006 the minimixes were broadcasted by Radio Veronica on Saturday -evening in DJ Sven's Disco Inferno show (approx. 23:15).
From 18-nov-2006 the minimixes were also broadcasted by Radio Veronica on Saturday -evening in DJ Erwin Peters Avonturen Show (approx. 21:10).

Mixes
TrackInfoDate
Eric B & Rakim - Paid in full * 4-12-1987 (Minimix)
04-12-1987
Michael Jackson/Roadrunner - Speed Demon (live remix)Live in de radiostudio gemaakt* 4-12-1987 (Minimix)
04-12-1987
Jan Hammer - New York Theme * 27-11-1987 (Minimix)
30-7-2005 (Minimix)
27-11-1987
Cock Robin - El Norte (06:49)* 20-11-1987 (Minimix)
20-11-1987
Ben Liebrand - Cruisin'on Melmac Interstate (06:48)* 13-11-1987 (Minimix)
13-11-1987
Alexander O Neal - CriticizeMinimix Classic with poundin Stock Aitken & Waterman style bassline(07:12)* 6-11-1987 (Minimix)
16-12-1988 (Minimix)
5-3-2005 (Minimix)
06-11-1987
Earth Wind & Fire - System of survival/MonyeIncorporating bits from Pink Floyds "money" and snippets from other EW & F hits.(06:40)* 30-10-1987 (Minimix)
26-11-2004 (Minimix)
30-10-1987
Rick Ashley - MegamixNever Gonna Give You Up / Whenever You Need Somebody(10:35)* 23-10-1987 (Minimix)
23-10-1987
Curry & Van Inkel - The last Curry & Van Inkel goodbye mix (07:20)* 16-10-1987 (Minimix)
16-10-1987
Mike Oldfield - Tubular Bells (07:26)* 9-10-1987 (Minimix)
09-10-1987
Stock Aitken & Waterman - Roadblock (dirty roadblock detour)A production by the hit-team Stock Aitken & Waterman. Recorded as a studio project, with only studio session musicians (who also worked on the other SAW producions) This "let's-do-something-different" production also became a hit despite the fact that it (06:48)
Version II Roadblock Detour* 7-8-1987 (Minimix) Version I? Dirty Roadblock Detour
2-10-1987 (Minimix) Version II Roadblock Detour
15-9-2000 (Minimix) Dirty Roadblock Detour
30-7-2004 (Minimix)
02-10-1987
Michael Jackson om MARRS - Pump up the volume/BadToday's minimix is a combination of M/A/R/R/S's Pump up the volume, and Michael Jackson's Bad.
Bad, and Pump up the volume both share the same tempo and key, and that combination was a minimix waiting to happen. Several voice-overs taken from audio test
(07:25)
On Radio Veronica* 25-9-1987 (Minimix) On Radio Veronica
25-8-2000 (Minimix) On radio 538
23-1-2004 (Minimix) Veronica:In The Mix
25-09-1987
Tavares - Heaven must be missin'an angelCreated with Roland SBX-80 (Sync Box)
Dutch Top 40, Date 8-9-86, Pos: 8
(07:02)* 18-9-1987 (Minimix)
3-6-2006 (Minimix) (Irresistible Angel Mix)
13-4-2007 (Minimix) (Irresistible Angel Mix)
18-09-1987
Michael Jackson - Bad * 11-9-1987 (Minimix)
21-4-2007 (Minimix)
26-4-2007 (WayFM)
11-09-1987
Michael Jackson - Speed Demon (I) (06:43)* 4-9-1987 (Minimix)
04-09-1987
Ravel/Art Of Noise - The Bolero (07:27)* 28-8-1987 (Minimix)
28-08-1987
Rose Royce - Rose Royce ExpressWith a piece of Fake (Alexander O'Neal)* 14-8-1987 (Minimix)
14-08-1987
Stock Aitken & Waterman - Roadblock (dirty roadblock detour)A production by the hit-team Stock Aitken & Waterman. Recorded as a studio project, with only studio session musicians (who also worked on the other SAW producions) This "let's-do-something-different" production also became a hit despite the fact that it (06:48)
Version I? Dirty Roadblock Detour* 7-8-1987 (Minimix) Version I? Dirty Roadblock Detour
2-10-1987 (Minimix) Version II Roadblock Detour
15-9-2000 (Minimix) Dirty Roadblock Detour
30-7-2004 (Minimix)
07-08-1987
Phil Collins - In the air tonight (07:32)* 31-7-1987 (Minimix)
1-7-1988 (Minimix)
24-11-2000 (Minimix)
12-3-2004 (Minimix) In The mix: Armin van Buuren favourit
31-07-1987
Ben Liebrand - Weerbericht(The ANP Defrappers)
The famous minimix reporting only of bad bad and bad weather
Also appeared on the collectors editions.
(07:00)* 3-7-1987 (Minimix)
17-7-1987 (Minimix)
27-2-2004 (Minimix)
7-10-2006 (Minimix)
17-07-1987
Grace Jones - Vicktor should haven been a jazz musician (06:04)* 10-7-1987 (Minimix)
10-07-1987
Michael Jackson & Sieddah Garrett - I just can't stop loving you (06:00)* 10-7-1987 (Minimix)
10-07-1987
Ben Liebrand - Weerbericht(The ANP Defrappers)
The famous minimix reporting only of bad bad and bad weather
Also appeared on the collectors editions.
(07:00)* 3-7-1987 (Minimix)
17-7-1987 (Minimix)
27-2-2004 (Minimix)
7-10-2006 (Minimix)
03-07-1987
Janet Jackson - The pleasure principle (06:45)* 20-6-1987 (Minimix)
24-9-2004 (Minimix)
20-06-1987
Marshal Hain - Dancing in the city (06:54)* 13-6-1987 (Minimix)
13-06-1987
Alf - Stuck on earth (American house mix)alf.jpeg (5568 bytes)About the original TV show:Alf was a comedy series in the 80's about a creature from the planet Melmac who crashlanded in the garden of an america* 6-6-1987 (Minimix)
3-2-2001 (Minimix)
06-06-1987
Darryl Duncan - Rock the houseThe heavy fragmentation minimix(06:26)* 22-5-1987 (Minimix)
22-05-1987
Janet Jackson & Herb Albert - Diamonds(classic tape-edit mix)(06:35)* 15-5-1987 (Minimix)
16-4-2004 (Minimix) (Ben's Crazy Edit)
24-9-2004 (Minimix)
9-9-2006 (Minimix)
22-2-2007 (WayFM)
23-3-2007 (Minimix)
15-05-1987
Alf - Stuck on earthalf.jpeg (5568 bytes)About the original TV show:Alf was a comedy series in the 80's about a creature from the planet Melmac who crashlanded in the garden of an america(06:28)* 8-5-1987 (Minimix)
15-10-2004 (Minimix)
08-05-1987
The Revellettes - Strange effect (05:13)* 1-5-1987 (Minimix)
01-05-1987
Club Nouveau - Lean on me (07:11)* 24-4-1987 (Minimix)
24-04-1987
The Wispers - Love thing/the beat goes on (06:59)* 17-4-1987 (Minimix)
17-04-1987
Prince - House QuakeIf you can't rock steady than shut up already damn minimix* 3-4-1987 (Minimix)
20-8-2004 (Minimix)
23-9-2006 (Minimix) As part of ITM
03-04-1987
Janet Jackson - Let's wait a whileLet's wait a while is a beautiful balad from Janet's first true solo album " Control". The album was called this, as it was Janet's first album where she was no longer under the influence of her brothers and parents influence. The album was produced by Ja* 27-3-1987 (Minimix)
26-5-2000 (Minimix)
20-2-2004 (Minimix)
9-4-2004 (Minimix)
24-9-2004 (Minimix)
27-03-1987
Hot Chocolade - 2 in a bed (Sexy thing/every one's a winner)Hot chocolate had a string of hits in the 70's, and this succes was continued into the 80's with this remix.
The mix was supposed to be finished in the month of november 1985. It took however 2 and a half months more to come up with the perfect blend for
* 20-3-1987 (Minimix)
5-5-2001 (Minimix)
3-12-2005 (Minimix)
20-03-1987
Herb Albert - Keep your love/Eye on me (06:49)* 13-3-1987 (Minimix)
13-03-1987
Art of Noise - MEGA-Moments in loveProduced by Anne Dudley and J.J.Jeczalik.
Solos by Peter Schön recorded Live during a DJ set by Ben Liebrand.
* 12-12-1986 (Minimix)
27-2-1987 (Minimix)
15-9-2001 (Minimix)
27-02-1987
Jan Hammer - Crockett's theme (II)The original version was one of the theme's from the popular tv-series 'Miami Vice'. It was a theme dedicated to the character Sonny Crockett played by Don Johnson, (07:00)* 20-2-1987 (Minimix)
1-1-1988 (Minimix)
21-4-2000 (Minimix)
6-2-2004 (Minimix)
6-8-2005 (Minimix)
2-2-2007 (Minimix)
20-02-1987
Wired & JM Silk - Wired Silk to the shadows of the beat of the drum (06:31)* 13-2-1987 (Minimix)
13-02-1987
Kool Moe Dee - Go see the docter(Ga zie een dokter minimix)(05:41)* 6-2-1987 (Minimix)
06-02-1987
Jan Hammer - Crockett's theme (I)The original version was one of the theme's from the popular tv-series 'Miami Vice'. It was a theme dedicated to the character Sonny Crockett played by Don Johnson, * 23-1-1987 (Minimix)
23-01-1987
Kraftwerk - Boing, Boom, Tschack * 16-1-1987 (Minimix)
16-01-1987
Mel & Kim - Showing outFeatured in this minimix are Mel & Kim's "Showing out" and a vocal line from the disco classic Frantique: "Strutt your funky stuff"
This minimix combines Mel & Kim's "Showing out" and Frantique's"Strutt your funky stuff" into a perfect vocal blend Sampl
* 9-1-1987 (Minimix)
8-9-2000 (Minimix)
09-01-1987
Bruce Hornsby & The Range - The way it is (05:52)* 2-1-1987 (Minimix)
02-01-1987

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