THROWBACK THURSDAY: Massive Attack – Karmacoma (Portishead Experience) [March 1995]

Released this week in 1995 (20 March to be exact), Massive Attack’s Karmacoma single saw trip-hop’s biggest stars align for an all-too-fleeting moment. Written by the band’s Robert Del Naja

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Aphex Twin – Selected Ambient Works Vol. II [March 1994]

In some ways, Aphex Twin’s Selected Ambient Works Vol. II, which turns 25 years old today (7 March 1994), is the most important album of the 1990s. Released as the

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Talk Talk – Life’s What You Make It (Dominic Woosey Remix) [August 1990]

This week saw the unfortunate passing of Mark Hollis, the lead singer of Talk Talk, and the man who oversaw the group’s synthesis from a new wave chart act to

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Queen – Football Fight [November 1980]

With Bohemian Rhapsody likely to clean up at the Oscars this coming Sunday, it’s only fitting that for this week’s Throwback Thursday we pay tribute to a little-known synth pop

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Liaisons Dangereuses – Los Niños Del Parque [1981]

There are few things more ‘new wave’ than a group of German origin with a French name singing in Spanish about ‘smoking cigarettes and playing with bombs’… but that’s only

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Dubtribe Sound System – Equitoreal

Celebrating its 20th anniversary next month, Equitoreal was in many ways the breakthrough single for Dubtribe Sound System, led Sunshine and Moonbeam Jones (yes, those are their real names)… as

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Electribe 101 – Talking With Myself [1988]

This past week saw the passing of Rob Cimarosti, the keyboard player and co-songwriter of Electribe 101, the house collective that launched the career of singer Billie Ray Martin. Reportedly

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Thomas Bangalter – What To Do [1995]

Parlez-vous techno? While Thomas Bangalter, who celebrates his birthday today (3rd Jan) might be better known as one half of Daft Punk, back in the mid-90s he founded Roulé Records,

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Nomad – (I Wanna Give You) Devotion (Trouble’s Underground Mix) [1991]

With the passing of Paul ‘Trouble’ Anderson earlier this week, the dance music fraternity lost a true pioneer – the founder of Kiss FM was instrumental in the formation of

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Jones & Stephenson – The First Rebirth [1993]

Belgium has a lot to be proud of when it comes to electronic music, having kickstarted the EBM and New Beat scenes, and segueing effortlessly into techno and trance in

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