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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Top one, nice one, get sorted. This Fantazia footage, filmed 26 years ago today, makes us want to go raving… [May 1992]

Think your day is going well? Not as well, I would argue, as it was for these punters, who attended the Fantazia summer soirée in Bournemouth 26 years ago today…

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Dave Angel, speaking in 1993: “Techno came from jazz years ago, and forty years from now, techno will be like jazz…”

Having found fame for his seminal mix of Eurythmics’ Sweet Dreams in 1990, Dave Angel has been one of the hardest working men in dance music for more than three

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Cubic 22 – Night In Motion (1991)

Ok, admit it. How many punters shelled out on this 12″ thinking it was 808 State – Cubik? Night in Motion, the second single from double act Cubic 22 (Danny

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INTERVIEW: Altern-8’s Mark Archer: “I pretty much loved everything from 1986 to 1992…”

***Exclusively published by Future Past Clothing. The full interview can be found here. *** The word legend gets used a lot, but Mark Archer, better known as one half of Altern-8,

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Remember when the BBC’s ‘Casualty’ went all acid house? [November 1992]

“How are we supposed to make money with all your runners loved up in your front room?” Back in 1992, as rave was storming the charts, the BBC’s long-running drama

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