INTERVIEW: 808 State’s Andy Barker chats to 909originals about the group’s new album, Transmission Suite

In the words of the old folk hit, who knows where the time goes? It’s been 17 years since 808 State last hit the studio, for 2002’s Outpost Transmission, and

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Interview: ORIGINALS… Paulette Constable, part two

In the second part of our ORIGINALS interview with Paulette Constable (click here for part one), we chat to the Manchester legend about her move to Europe in the mid-90s,

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Interview: ORIGINALS… Paulette Constable, part one

While she might describe her initial foray into DJing as a “happy accident”, Paulette Constable, aka DJ Paulette, knows better than most how to get the party started. Hailing from

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Interview: ORIGINALS… Rob Birch, Stereo MCs, part two

Following on from part one of our exclusive interview with Stereo MCs frontman Rob Birch, here’s part two, in which he discusses the evolution of the group’s live performance, the

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Interview: ORIGINALS… Rob Birch, Stereo MCs, part one

This year marks the 30th anniversary of the debut album by Stereo MCs, 33 45 78, but to suggest that vocalist Rob Birch (aka Rob B) and producer Nick ‘The

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“People who think ‘night time’ equals alcohol, drugs and problems are not really living in this decade…” 909originals speaks to Manchester’s night-time economy adviser Sacha Lord

Earlier this month, Dublin City Council published the Dublin City Agreement 2019-2024, a series of pledges covering everything from housing to transport, and from environmental protection to childcare. From an

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“It all happened so quickly…” Author Alon Shulman discusses the birth of acid house, and what happened next

As has now been enshrined in dance music history, in the summer of 1987, four friends – Paul Oakenfold, Danny Rampling, Nicky Holloway and Johnny Walker – travelled to Ibiza and had

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Interview: ORIGINALS… Justin Robertson, part two

From Lionrock to Revtone to the Deadstock33s, not to mention countless productions and remixes under his own name, Justin Robertson has packed a lot into a three-decade career. Following on

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Interview: ORIGINALS… Justin Robertson, part one

The word ‘legend’ is thrown around quite often these days, but Justin Robertson has proved over the past 30 or so years that he is a man befitting of that

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“I describe it as a cross between Cirque du Soleil and Burning Man…” The immersive world of Think:EXP

Think you know Pink Floyd? Think again. Or, to put it another way, Think:EXP. Think:EXP (or Think:Experience to give it its full title), is the brainchild of Scott Page, the

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