BBC 6 Music is holding an all-day rave this Thursday…

… Ok, not quite. But it’s still worth getting out of bed (early) for. 🙂 This Thursday, 23 August, BBC 6 Music is hosting a series of programmes to commemorate

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Remembering Cut 2 Kill… the group Liam Howlett was in BEFORE The Prodigy…

As The Prodigy’s resident genius Liam Howlett celebrates his 47th birthday, 909originals casts its mind back to a time BEFORE the formation of the seminal rave act (and indeed before

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THROWBACK THURSDAY – The Hypnotist: The House Is Mine (1991)

Quick pop quiz. What has The Hypnotist’s rave epic The House is Mine have in common with horror classic Silence of the Lambs? 

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If only I had a time machine! Fantazia’s ‘One Step Beyond’ party took place on this day in 1992…

Dubbed the ‘world’s largest outdoor all night party’ (and it probably wasn’t far off at the time), Fantazia’s ‘One Step Beyond’ party took place on this day in 1992. A

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The story behind Music for the Jilted Generation’s iconic inner sleeve… [July 1994]

The Prodigy’s Music for the Jilted Generation was released 24 years ago today, on 4 July 1994, and while the album itself would go on to make rave history, the

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This Creation rave took place 15 years ago today… what I wouldn’t give to be back there again… [May 2003]

One of Ireland’s best rave crews, Creation, held what was to be one of their last parties on this day (31 May) in 2003, at Devil’s Glen in County Wicklow.

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Reporting on the early 90s US rave scene… [November 1992]

While the European dance scene of the early 90s can be said to have influenced popular culture as we know it today, the same cannot be said in the US,

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Castlemorton: How a field in rural Worcestershire changed the free party scene forever… [May 1992]

On Friday 22 May 1992, 26 years ago today, the Castlemorton Common Festival kicked off, running pretty much non-stop for six days before eventually being shut down. It also gave

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: The Prodigy – No Good (Start The Dance) (CJ Bolland’s Museum Mix) [May 1994]

The second single from The Prodigy’s Music For The Jilted Generation, No Good (Start The Dance), was released 24 years ago this week (16 May 1994 to be exact), and

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Remember when Boy George recorded an acid house-themed LGBT protest anthem..? [May 1988]

Back in May 1988, the Thatcher government in the UK, published the controversial Section 28 to the Local Government Act, which required that local councils “shall not intentionally promote homosexuality

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