The Stone Roses played Spike Island on this day 30 years ago…

Do you remember what you were doing on Sunday 27 May 1990? Chances are it wasn’t anywhere near the experience of some 28,000 loved-up punters that descended on an island

Read More

Bliss To Be Alive… The collected works of The Face journalist Gavin Hills has been reissued

Few scribes were able to capture the pulse of life in the 90s like Gavin Hills, the former The Face journalist, who died tragically in May 1997, just days after

Read More

Ten things you might not have known about Orbital’s ‘Brown Album’

“It’s like… like a cry for survival. A cry for survival. For their survival and for our survival!” Orbital’s second album, also known as Orbital II or the ‘Brown Album‘,

Read More

Detroit legends Drexciya continue to bring ‘afrofuturist’ mythology to the masses with the launch of a new book

As well as being one of the foremost production duos emerging from Detroit in the 1990s, electro outfit Drexciya also became renowned for their thematic releases, starting with 1995’s Aquatic

Read More

Interview: On the right track… 909originals catches up with Squire

Do you know what you were doing a decade ago? In the case of Jaime Alguersuari, it was a time spent at circuits such as Silverstone, Monza and Monaco, with

Read More

Third Son releases new album 20 Days, recorded in (yes, you guessed it) 20 days…

Attention all music producers seeking inspiration during lockdown… London based recording artist Third Son, aka Joseph Thomas Price has just unveiled his debut album, 20 Days, recorded and mastered in,

Read More

With the future of Q Magazine said to be looking rocky, here’s a playlist compiled from its ‘100 Greatest Albums’ issue in 1998…

The news that Q Magazine could be facing closure – a victim of falling advertising and readers moving online – has been rightly met with dismay by music lovers, for whom the

Read More

MTV comes to Mosney… MTV’s Dance Floor Chart reports from Homelands Ireland 2000

Homelands Ireland 2000 was 20 years ago – no, we don’t know where the time went either – and as the video below demonstrates, it was a hedonistic mudbath. MTV’s Dance Floor

Read More

Get your groove on with the Long Live House Radio Show..!

Get ready to wild up your weekend with quality house tunes from the Long Live House Radio Show! This week’s two hour mix features Izo FitzRoy, Jamiroquai, House Gospel Choir,

Read More