909rewind Vol. 23… Derrick May

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. For the

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Isolation getting you down? Here’s the Long Live House Radio Show…!

The legendary Graeme Park is back with another instalment of the Long Live House Radio Show to brighten up your weekend! This week’s two hour mix features India, Akabu, ATFC,

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“Even when it rained, people were loving it…” Why Mixed Salad at McGruders will live long in the memory

There have been plenty of daytime soirees in Dublin’s clubbing history, but few linger in the memory better than Mixed Salad at McGruders on Thomas Street, which grew from a

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Interview: ORIGINALS…. A Guy Called Gerald, part two

Picking up where we left off in part one (click here to read), here’s part two of our ORIGINALS interview with the legendary A Guy Called Gerald. Here, we discuss

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Interview: ORIGINALS…. A Guy Called Gerald, part one

Gerald Simpson, aka A Guy Called Gerald, has been at the forefront of numerous musical genres over his 30-plus year career – having forged a path for acid house with

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Awakenings Festival is re-running its entire 2019 festival broadcast this weekend…

Last week, Awakenings Festival made the unfortunate, but sensible, announcement that its Easter edition, scheduled for April 9 to 12 at Amsterdam’s Gashoulder, will not be taking place this year,

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With Berlin’s club scene closed at the moment, this documentary recaps the good old days…

The impact of the coronavirus crisis on the clubbing community can be seen by browsing Resident Advisor’s listings pages for a particular city – while the club nights are all present

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Manu Dibango – Soul Makossa [1972]

Often described as the first disco record, Soul Makossa, by Cameroonian saxophonist Manu Dibango (who passed away this week), is also perhaps one of the most surprising, given its unusual

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RIP Al Keegan

Today (25 March) saw the passing of one of the true legends of the Dublin club scene since the turn of the Millennium, Al Keegan, at the age of just

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“Ahhh… this stuff is really fresh!” But who was the voice behind one of hip hop’s most-used samples?

It’s one of the most pillaged hip hop samples of all time – a heavily-vocoded voice intoning “Ahhh… this stuff is really fresh…!”. But the origin of this iconic expression,

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