Mark Farina to Release First Mix CD, 'Sessions' for Ministry of Sound

Mark Farina adds some US House influences to the UK dance music juggernaut.

Posted by Michael Bordash on Wed Jul 5, 2006

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US House firgurehead Mark Farina will release a 2CD mix album entitled Sessions via Ministry of Sound. It is his first mix album for the pioneering UK label. Mark Farina is the lates DJ on the Sessions series which has also featured sets from Josh Wink, Steve Angello and DJ Sneak. Mark has pulled together 40 tracks of upfront hard-driving House on this notable release.

Mark Farina has been a leading member of the US House movement for 15 years, starting out in the Chicago/Detroit scene in the late eighties. He has worked with Derrick Carter, Kevin Saunderson and Chris Nazuka and signed his landmark Ambient House masterpiece 'Mood' to KMS Records in ’89. Mark's has also remixed tracks from labels Verve and Classic and has sold well over 100,000 albums worldwide.

"Sessions"
Mixed by: Mark Farina
Format: 2xCD
Released: August 15, 2006
Label: Ministry of Sound
CD1
1. Colossus Feat. Hylton Smythe – “Thrupenny Bits (King Kooba’s Thrupenny Glitch Mix)”
2. Lil’ Mark – “What?”
3. Jamanta Crew – “Jazz Band”
4. Pool Party aka Nick Chacona – “Pool Party (Joshua Mix)”
5. 012 – “Going To A Show (LCG Mix)”
6. Uneaq – “Jealousy”
7. The Juan McLean – “Give Me Every Little Thing (Cajmere Mix)”
8. Troydon & Joey Youngman – “Take Chances”
9. Loopity Goofs – “Melting”
10. Chuck Love – “Something Right (JT Donaldson Dub)”
11. Bryan Jones – “Let It Go”
12. Slater Hogan & Chuck Daniels – “Stay Tuned”
13. Iz & Diz – “Happy (Strip Mix)”
14. Project Kidz – “Family Clone”
15. Leon Louder – “Do It Again”
16. Homero Espinosa – “Can You Feel Me?”
17. Mark Farina – “The Watch”
18. Joss Moog – “Room 25”

CD2
1. Joss Moog – “Room 25”
2. Layo & Bushwacka – “Life 2 Live (Jesse Rose Remix)”
3. Late Night Society – “Rebalance”
4. Joey Youngman – “Desperation”
5. Tracy Cooper Feat. Greenskeepers – “Are You Hip (Greenskeepers Remix)”
6. Mark Farina – “Bringin’ It Back”
7. Mike Steele – “Does Not Compute”
8. Gavin Boyce – “So Obvious”
9. DJ Sneak – “React Dat Booty”
10. Chris Carrier – “Sure Shot”
11. Iz & Diz – “Mouth GK Revisit”
12. Jabwai – “16 Tons (JT Donaldson Mix)”
13. Michael Scott – “Do It Down (Magik Johnson Remix)”
14. Bryan Jones – “Change My World (Jason Hodges Jazz World Remix)”
15. Kenton Slash Demon – “That’s Right Modern Music”
16. Prztz – “Southic”
17. Sean Dimitrie – “Listen To My Music (Patrick Turner Mix)”
18. Natural Rhythm – “You Don’t Have To”

U.S. Live Dates
June 16 New York @ Pacha
June 17 Chicago @ Metro
June 23 SF @ Mezzanine [OM]
June 24 LA [San Bernadino] @ Electric Daisy
July 1 Philadelphia @ BANG Shampoo
July 21 SF @ Mezzanine [OM/Massive Selector]
July 22 LA [downtown] @ Giant Village
July 28 Houston @ M Bar
July 29 Dallas @ Seven

Related Links
· Official Mark Farina Site

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