909originals presents ORIGINS… Seamus Haji (Part One)

In recent years, London-born Seamus Haji has become one of house music’s most celebrated producers and remixers, heading up the Big Love label and holding residencies in seminal nightspots such

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The story behind the iconic album cover for Daft Punk’s ‘Homework’…

On this day (20 January) in 1997, French duo Daft Punk released Homework, their devastating, disco-funk infused debut, which would go on to be one of the most influential albums

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909originals presents ORIGINS… Steve ‘Silk’ Hurley (Part Two)

As part of our ORIGINS series, bona fide house music legend Steve ‘Silk’ Hurley chats exclusively to 909originals about the clubs, tracks and individuals that shaped his long career. Following

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909originals presents ORIGINS… Steve ‘Silk’ Hurley (Part One)

There are few people of whom it could be said that they were there at the ‘birth’ of a movement, but Steve ‘Silk’ Hurley is one such individual. As the

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“It seemed like something worth celebrating…” Graeme Park on the new Long Live House compilation

Legendary house DJ Graeme Park’s latest compilation, Long Live House Vol. 1: 1980s, was released today, 7 December, on triple CD and double vinyl. The compilation was inspired by Graeme’s

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A brief history of acid house… 909originals chats to Together’s Suddi Raval

Back in 1990, Hacienda regular Suddi Raval, alongside mate Jon Donaghy, released the track Hardcore Uproar, under the band name Together. The track was never supposed to be a hit

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909originals presents ORIGINS… Mijk van Dijk (Part Two)

Following on from Part One of our interview with legendary Berlin producer Mijk van Dijk, here he discusses the ’special magic’ that was in the air in the early to

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909originals presents ORIGINS… Mijk van Dijk (Part One)

The Berlin techno scene of today owes a good deal of gratitude to Mijk van Dijk, who as well as releasing music under the guise of Microglobe and Marmion (alongside

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Spirit in the sky… 909originals chats to TommyD, creator of 8O8 whisky

As a producer and songwriter, TommyD, aka Tommy Danvers, has worked with everyone from Masters at Work to Kylie Minogue, as well as DJing at clubs such as Ministry of

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POSTCARDS FROM 88… Alfredo

There’s no doubt that the summer of 1988 marked a watershed moment in the history of dance, as the house rhythms of Chicago, artistic exuberance of Ibiza, and electronic soundscapes

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