Parralox - Lyrics (Official Website)

Parralox - Nightclubbing


Written by Iggy Pop & David Bowie.

Nightclubbing, we're nightclubbing
We're what's happening
Nightclubbing, we're nightclubbing
We're an ice machine
We meet people, brand new people
They're something to see
When you're nightclubbing
We're nightclubbing
Oh isn't it wild?

Nightclubbing, we're nightclubbing
We're walking through town
Nightclubbing, we're nightclubbing
We walk like a ghost
We learn dances, brand new dances
Like the nuclear bomb
When we're Nightclubbing
Bright, white clubbing
Oh isn't it wild?

Title Nightclubbing
Songwriter   Iggy Pop & David Bowie
Vocalist   John von Ahlen
Backing Vocals    
Production #   223
Engineer   Juan del Toro
Producer   John von Ahlen
Dedicated to   Julian Mendelsohn
Studio   Subterrane Recording Studio
Software   Cubase
Instruments   Linn Drum LM1, Fairlight CMI IIx, Arturia Matrix Brute, Moog Voyager II, Roland Jupiter 4 and Jupiter 8, Oberheim OBX-a, Sequential Circuits Prophet 5.
Time   4:12
BPM   100.420
Copyright   Subterrane Records 2021
Appears on   Available only on Bandcamp SubscriptionsParralox - Travelogue (Album)
Additional Info:

Recorded for our cover of the classic Travelogue album, which The Human League originally released in 1979.
Released on Compact Disc on conzoom Records. The Deluxe Edition includes 3 Limited Edition CDs.

Artwork is based on the Letraset Pack which was used on cover artwork The Human League's debut single Being Boiled.

Wednesday the 5th of August, 2020. 2230 hours
I had my interview for HAHC yesterday. Find out on Friday. Oh please God, I hope I get it.
I went for my COVID19 swab at 1630 hours today at SVHA. I'm asymptomatic, but the offer was there so I took it, because I had concerns about the faclity I worked at last week.
I started this project at 1859 hours today, with the usual arrangement and tempo mapping. This one was a biut trickier because of the tempo change when it switches song, and I wanted a slow tempo change for my version, rather than the abrupt change in the original. I created an 8 bar tempo transition and manually brought the tempo down from 135 to 100.42
I started recording demo vocals for this track at 2211, and just laid down a basic guide track and some BVs and chants.
Chris sent me a lovely photo of Jack from 2012. Hard to believe it was 8 years ago but you can see what a puppy face he has. He's been sitting on my lap the since I began this project today.

Friday the 7th of August, 2020.
I got the phone call at 1048 today informing me I had caught Coronavirus.
Was a bit of a surprise to say the least! I really wasn't expecting that. But I'm compltely asymptomatic, so I'm glad I found out. I would hate to have passed it onto someone.
Started work on V2 of this track at 1720 hours and finished the Nightclubbing bassline and arrangement. Plus I laid a guide vocal and did some BVs.
The reference checks were done today, so I'm expecting a phone call with good news on Monday. Fingers remain crossed.
Finished work on the song for the night and watched Snowpiercer (the new series) for about 20 minutes before losing interest. Watched some Deep Space Nine (the 4K restoration) and it looks amazing. then watched a classic whodunnit.

Saturday the 8th of August, 2020.
Sharyn took Jack for a walk this morning after getting herself tested for COVID. I spent the morning editing the Neon Nights show - it's a Giogio Moroder special.
I started in the studio at 1330 hours and worked on V3 of the song. I finished off the Nightclubbing instrumentation and laid down some new lead vocals.
Last night I watched Murder by Death on my Plex. So good. So many awesome one-liners which I can't wait to try out myself. After finishing work I think I'll watch Murder on the Orient Express.
I actually don't mind being quarantined in the studio. I've never been more productive in my life.

Sunday the 9th of August, 2020. 1618 hours.
Watched Murder on the Orient Express this morning and then went to work in the studio. I recorded some Chant vocals for the Rock n roll component.
Sharyn took Jack for the day as I think he's getting cabin fever while Melbourne is on lockdown. One walk a day isn't enough for him, or me.
I'm on V4 of the track and think I've finished it. Been working in the studio for about 3 hours, and so might start work on the next track. Maybe The Touchables.
I posted a snippet on social media. I should have done that for all the songs, but I get so focused on making the music that I forget to share the progress (apart from these notes!).
Sharyn got her swab back, she is negative for Coronavirus. I'm so glad I didn't pass it on to her, or any of my friends.

Parralox - Rock 'n' Roll / Nightclubbing




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Order Parralox - Travelogue (Limited Edition) Compact Disc at conzoom Records

Parralox - Travelogue (Compact Disc)CD - Parralox - Travelogue

Tracklist :
01 The Black Hit of Space
02 Only After Dark*
03 Life Kills
04 Dreams of Leaving
05 Toyota City

06 Crow and a Baby
07 The Touchables
08 Gordon's Gin**
09 Being Boiled
10 WXJL Tonight

Bonus Tracks
11 Marianne
12 Dancevision
13 Rock 'n' Roll/Nightclubbing
14 Tom Baker
15 Boys and Girls
16 I Don't Depend On You
17 Cruel

Parralox - Hotter (Luminiferous Remixes) (Compact Disc)Bonus CD1 - Parralox - Hotter (Luminiferous Remixes) (Limited Edition)

Tracklist :
01 Parralox - Hotter (Luminiferous Radio Mix)
02 Parralox - Hotter (Luminiferous Club Mix)
03 Parralox - Hotter (Luminiferous Lament)
04 Parralox - Hotter (Luminiferous Defective Dub)
05 Parralox - Hotter (Luminiferous Radio Mix Instrumental)
06 Parralox - Hotter (Luminiferous Club Mix Instrumental)
07 Parralox - Hotter (Luminiferous Lament Instrumental)
08 Parralox - Hotter (Luminiferous Defective Dub Instrumental)

* All previously unreleased on CD

Parralox - Remix Series - DMT Berzerk 2 (Compact Disc)
Bonus CD2 - Parralox - Remix Series - DMT Berzerk 2 (Limited Edition)

Tracklist :
01 Parralox - New Light (DMT Berzerk Remix)
02 Parralox - Lullaby (DMT Berzerk Remix)
03 Parralox - Cadenas de Oro (DMT Berzerk Remix)
04 Parralox - New Light (DMT Berzerk Remix Instrumental)
05 Parralox - Lullaby (DMT Berzerk Remix Instrumental)
06 Parralox - Cadenas de Oro (DMT Berzerk Remix Instrumental)
07 Parralox - New Light (DMT Berzerk Extended Remix)
08 Parralox - Lullaby (DMT Berzerk Extended Remix)
09 Parralox - Cadenas de Oro (DMT Berzerk Extended Remix)

* All previously unreleased on CD


Parralox - Megamix 2017 (Compact Disc)
Bonus CD3 - Parralox - Megamix 2019 (Limited Edition)

Tracklist :
01 Wildlife (7th Heaven Club Mix)
02 Sharp as a Knife
03 Crying on the Dancefloor feat. Francine (7th Heaven Club Mix)
04 Don’t Talk About Love (Nicolas Reeves Remix)
05 Eye in the Sky (Purechild + Stereolove Remix)
06 Creep (Cosmic Dawn Remix Extended)
07 Aeronaut (Rich B & Phil Marriott Club Mix)
08 Electric Nights (7th Heaven Remix Extended)
09 New Light (Rotersand Vs Timo Van Laak Rework)

Megamix by Costa Lakoumentas

Order Parralox - Travelogue (Limited Edition) Compact Disc at conzoom Records