Check out this interview with the late, great Tony de Vit from early 1998…

Today, 12 September, would have been Tony de Vit’s 61st birthday. The myriad of events taking place this past July, marking 20 years since the hard dance maestro’s passing, was

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POSTCARDS FROM 88… Mr C, The Shamen

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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Pump up the JAAAM! We’ve made the shortlist…

909originals is delighted to make the shortlist for Best Music Blog in the 2018 Blog  Awards Ireland, sponsored by Alcatel. The Awards take place on 25 October in Dublin, and

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We can’t get enough of these dayglo fake rave flyers…

909originals’ Instagram feed has got a whole lot brighter in recent weeks, since we connected with FauxFlyers, a graphic design outfit that specialises in emulating 90s rave flyers… right down

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It’s 909 day! Check out this insane Jeff Mills 909 workout from 2003…

For a generation of synth nerds and musicophiles, 9th September is otherwise known as 909 day, in honour of the venerable Roland TR-909 Rhythm Composer, the granddaddy of drum machines.

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Let this week’s Graeme Park Radio Show be the soundtrack to your weekend…

It’s the weekend, and the Graeme Park Radio Show is the ONLY place to go for quality house grooves…! This week’s two hour mix features Disclosure, The Jungle Brothers, Seamus

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Loyalty and the music festival game…

The great Feargal Quinn, arguably Ireland’s finest retailer, calls it the ‘Boomerang Principle’. It’s a simple premise. Put as much effort as you can (within reason) in to ensuring that

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POSTCARDS FROM 88… Colin Dale

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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Colin Faver, three years gone today…

Legendary DJ Colin Faver, one of the founding fathers of the acid house scene, died three years ago today, on 5 September 2015. Faver, whose career would bridge the gap

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On Sasha’s birthday, check out this interview with ‘the man like’ from 1992… [June 1992]

Today, 4 September, marks the birthday of Alexander Coe, more commonly known as living legend Sasha. The Flintshire-born DJ, notoriously referred to as the ‘Son of God’ in Mixmag back

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