History 1974 - 2009

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Click link to read the history of The Blacklites from where we started to where we are today...


Click below to see pictures of The Blacklites shortly after reuniting. 
These pictures were taken at the former Caribou Club on Pearl Street in Syracuse.

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THE BLACKLITES AT THE BEGINNING....and NOW

THE BLACKLITES 1974

THE BLACKLITES

TOPAUSE THE SITE PLAYER AT THE BOTTOM LEFT OF THE PAGE AND CLICK THE
PLAY BUTTON ON THE AUDIO PLAYER BOX ABOVE TO LISTEN TO
THE YOUNG BLACKLITES FROM 1974. 
BL MOVEMENT AND PTERODACTYL ARE TWO INSTRUMENTALS THAT
THE BLACKLITES RECORDED AT A TIME WHEN WE WERE JUST 14 AND 15 YEARS OLD. 
RECENTLY, BL MOVEMENT HAS RESURFACED AND HAS BEEN RE-RELEASED IN
JAPAN ON 11/11/08 UNDER THE BBQ RECORD LABEL TITLED ART CLASS ALBUM
(see below). 
WE WOULD LIKE 
GIVE OUR FANS A LITTLE GLIMPSE OF BLACKLITES HISTORY. 


Sponsored by Egon label Funk Banchou Now Again, Soul-Cal from, Seoul appeared funk compilation of rare recordings.
Madlib and DJ Shadow, also known as the drummer Malcolm Catto headed back The Heliocentrics / Distant star and,
MF Doom and Percee P remix version by Daisuke Kuroda said even mix of CD "Kickin vol.2" is also available was
Freedom Express / Get down, such as Soul, Funk 22 tickle the hearts of love songs. One of the songs DAR Band / Hammerhead Bibitsu
and those in which the system has to ensure one is deceased photos (Yamaguchi).

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Tracklisting
01. DAR Band / Hammerhead
02. MRR-ADM / Untitled
03. Galt MacDermot / American express
04. Lightmen Plus One / All praises to Allah - Edit
05. Heliocentrics / Distant star - Alt. Version
06. Heliocentrics feat. Doom & Percee P / Distant star - Strange version
07. Mr. Chop / Metropolis del ferro
08. Blacklites / BL movement
09. Anubis / Anubis
10. Luther Davis / To be free
11. Stanton Davis / Things cannot stop forever - Egon & Kelldada remix
12. Booker T. Averheart / Heart N 'soul
13. Gross Country / Oh no
14. Freedom Express / Get down
15. Breakestra / Lowdown stank - instrumental
16. Dayton Sidewinders / Go ahead on
17. Gayle Joya / Don't want your kind of loving anymore
18. Roe O Tation / Old love
19. Koushik / Roller combat
20. People in the news / Color me
21. Karl Hector / Jabore part 3
22. Triorganico Mario / El commandante

 

THE BLACKLITES

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Syracuse's Own
The Blacklites
2009