The Castlemorton Common Festival kicked off on this day in 1992… and rave culture would never be the same again

“We are learning about these people. They are now a major phenomenon in this country and each year they get bigger and better organised. Somebody up the line, right at

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909rewind Vol. 13… Carl Craig

Welcome to 909rewind, a new series from 909originals that delves into the early careers of some of dance music’s biggest names, uncovering hidden gems and familiar classics from the archives.

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“It’s necessary for any period to build its cathedrals…” Manchester’s The Haçienda opened on this day in 1982

Legendary Manchester club The Haçienda opened on this day (21 May) in 1982, creating a legacy that would go on to shape dance music forever. Taking its name from a

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To mark the release of Beats, we count down five of cinema’s best clubbing/rave scenes…

In case you haven’t yet seen Beats – a coming of age tale about two lads in Scotland in the mid 90s – stop reading this article now and book

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Pint, anyone? The story behind Guinness’ classic ‘Anticipation’ ad, 25 years on…

On this day 25 years ago (18 May 1994), a then-little known Irish actor, Joe McKinney, danced on to our screens as the face of the latest TV campaign, Anticipation,

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Let there be house! It’s the Long Live House Radio Show…

Get your weekend off to a flying start with the Long Live House Radio Show, brought to you by selector extraordinaire, Graeme Park. This week’s two hour mix features Shirley

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The Prodigy’s No Good (Start The Dance) Turns 25…

On 16 May 1994, 25 years ago today, THIS dropped… No Good (Start The Dance), the second single from The Prodigy’s Music For The Jilted Generation, remains one of the

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909rewind Vol. 12… Arthur Baker

Welcome to 909rewind, a new series from 909originals that delves into the early careers of some of dance music’s biggest names, uncovering hidden gems and familiar classics from the archives.

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Subconscious Exploration: The Return Of Ron’s Mobile Disco

It’s rare enough that you get a chance to rewrite history, but Irish techno producer Ronan O Ciosoig isn’t shying away from the opportunity. Back in the early 2000s, O

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Timmy Mallett… acid house legend

Back in the 80s, breakfast TV may have been in its infancy, but it was truly a golden age, with Roland Rat, Ulrika Jonsson, Rustie Lee… and the ubiquitous Timmy

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