Category Archives: Ben Grosse

Keep The Promise (CA Promo)

PCD298

J.
“Keep The Promise” (CA Promo)
1992 Polydor Records (CA)
PCD 298

01 Keep The Promise (Fantasy 12″)
02 Keep The Promise (Reality 12″)
03 Keep The Promise (12″ Hip Hop Mix)
04 Keep The Promise (MK Mix)
05 Keep The Promise (Deep Dub Mix)
06 Keep The Promise (Album Version)

German drummer Jens Müller fancied himself a rapper in the early-1990s (he should have stuck to drumming). His 1992 single “Keep The Promise” comes off as a poor attempt to copy Pop Will Eat Itself. Ben Grosse and Marc Kinchen were tasked with remixing the song, although as the saying goes, you can’t polish a turd…

Love Shack + Roam

WPCP3429

The B-52’s
“Love Shack + Roam”
1990 Reprise Records (JP)
WPCP-3429

01 Love Shack (Hypersonic Mix)
02 Love Shack (12″ Remix)
03 Roam (12″ Remix)
04 Roam (7″ Remix)
05 Love Shack (Danny Rampling Remix)

DJ Honda’s ‘Hypersonic Mix’ and Danny Rampling’s remix are digitally exclusive to this Japanese EP.

Figures On A Beach – Accidentally 4th Street (US Promo)

01 Accidentally 4th Street [Gloria] (7″ Remix)
02 Accidentally 4th Street [Gloria] (LP Version)
03 Accidentally 4th Street [Gloria] (12″ Remix)

INFO > Taken from FOAB’s eponymous 1989 album, “Accidentally 4th Street” was the band’s final release. Ivan Ivan’s original production is kicked up a notch by Ben Grosse’s slick remix.