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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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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Interview: ORIGINALS… Mark Archer, Altern 8 (Part Two)

“Oh no… not more bass!” Picking up where we left off, here’s the second instalment of our in-depth interview with rave legend Mark Archer of Altern 8 and Nexus 21.

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Interview: ORIGINALS… Mark Archer, Altern 8 (Part One)

“Top one, nice one, get sorted!” Last year marked 30 years in the music business for Mark Archer, better known as one half of Altern 8 and a true legend

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Interview: ORIGINALS… Jamie Anderson, part two

Following on from part one of our interview with Artform Records head honcho Jamie Anderson, we discuss how the iconic label came together, the path that took him to Berlin,

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Interview: ORIGINALS… Jamie Anderson, part one

Last year marked the 21st anniversary of Artform Records, founded by musical pioneer Jamie Anderson. Having grown up in a musical household in west London, Anderson cut his teeth in

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Interview: ORIGINALS… Marcus Mixx, part two

Marcus Mixx, aka Marcus Shannon, has experienced the highs and lows of the music scene – having been hailed as one of Chicago’s leading house music producers in the late

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Interview: ORIGINALS… Marcus Mixx, part one

When you hit the bottom, there’s only one way to go… up. Just ask Chicago house producer Marcus Mixx, aka Marcus Shannon. In the three decades or so since he

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Interview: ORIGINALS… Matthew Herbert (Part Two)

For more than two decades, Matthew Herbert has proven to be one of electronic music’s most versatile and prolific figureheads, working with artists as diverse as Björk and Dizzee Rascal,

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