THROWBACK THURSDAY: D-Tek – Drop The Rock [1993]

This week marks the 26th anniversary of the very first Essential Mix on BBC Radio 1, which aired on 30 October 1993, thus setting the template for mix shows to

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909rewind Vol. 19… Roni Size

Welcome to 909rewind, a series from 909originals that explores the early musical careers of some of clubland’s biggest names, uncovering hidden gems and familiar classics from the archives. Today, 29

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“This whole thing about making DJs into stars is a load of b***cks really…” Guest DJs – a help or a hindrance? [June 1993]

These days, the concept of the ‘jetsetting DJ’ is well-established, with the biggest names in the business criss-crossing the globe on a weekly basis, but back in 1993, the question

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Interview: ORIGINALS…. Seb Fontaine, part two

Picking up where we left off yesterday with part one, we continue our interview with Seb Fontaine, discussing his time as resident of Cream, how he got involved with Global

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Interview: ORIGINALS…. Seb Fontaine, part one

There was a time, around the mid 90s to early 2000s, when it seemed Seb Fontaine was everywhere. And with good reason. Having kicked off his career in the haze

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909rewind Vol. 18… Derrick Carter

Welcome to 909rewind, a series from 909originals that explores the early musical careers of some of clubland’s biggest names, uncovering hidden gems and familiar classics from the archives. Today (21

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House up your weekend with the Long Live House Radio Show..!

Was it just me or did that week draaaaag? Never fear, the weekend is here, with another instalment of the Long Live House Radio Show from Graeme Park. This week’s

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Ahead of a screening of ‘Notes On Rave In Dublin’ this Friday, we caught up with director James Redmond to get his take on the past, present and future of Dublin clubbing…

This Friday (18 October) sees a very special screening of Notes On Rave In Dublin take place in The Sugar Club. The documentary, which has had very limited screenings to

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Why we shouldn’t be ashamed of ‘Rock & Roll Part 2’

“Is it just me, or is it getting crazier out there..?” Joaquin Phoenix’s stunning reinterpretation of Batman’s arch nemesis the Joker, in the recently-released film of the same name, has

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Sasha & Digweed’s Renaissance: The Mix Collection turns 25

It’s a testament to the impact that Renaissance: The Mix Collection has had on dance music that the triple-CD compilation by Sasha and John Digweed is still talked about in

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