THROWBACK THURSDAY: Liaisons Dangereuses – Los Niños Del Parque [1981]

There are few things more ‘new wave’ than a group of German origin with a French name singing in Spanish about ‘smoking cigarettes and playing with bombs’… but that’s only

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Dubtribe Sound System – Equitoreal

Celebrating its 20th anniversary next month, Equitoreal was in many ways the breakthrough single for Dubtribe Sound System, led Sunshine and Moonbeam Jones (yes, those are their real names)… as

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Electribe 101 – Talking With Myself [1988]

This past week saw the passing of Rob Cimarosti, the keyboard player and co-songwriter of Electribe 101, the house collective that launched the career of singer Billie Ray Martin. Reportedly

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Thomas Bangalter – What To Do [1995]

Parlez-vous techno? While Thomas Bangalter, who celebrates his birthday today (3rd Jan) might be better known as one half of Daft Punk, back in the mid-90s he founded Roulé Records,

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Nomad – (I Wanna Give You) Devotion (Trouble’s Underground Mix) [1991]

With the passing of Paul ‘Trouble’ Anderson earlier this week, the dance music fraternity lost a true pioneer – the founder of Kiss FM was instrumental in the formation of

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Jones & Stephenson – The First Rebirth [1993]

Belgium has a lot to be proud of when it comes to electronic music, having kickstarted the EBM and New Beat scenes, and segueing effortlessly into techno and trance in

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: New Order – Doubts Even Here [November 1981]

“Those steps which seem to take a lifetime When eyes just turn and stare Day begins, collapsing without warning You fade from sight, there’s nothing there” This week (13 October

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Goldie Presents Metalheadz feat. Diane Charlemagne – Inner City Life [December 1994]

This week marks three years since the passing of vocalist Diane Charlemagne, at the age of just 51. Having fronted funk band 52nd Street in the 1980s, Charlemagne also worked

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: FabricLive 07 – John Peel

Today, 25 October, marks the 14th anniversary of the passing of John Peel (25 October 2004), disc jockey, radio presenter, journalist, musical encyclopedia and all-round legend. John Lennon famously once

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Shut Up And Dance – Raving I’m Raving [May 1992]

One of the stranger sagas of the early 90s rave scene was that of Shut Up And Dance’s Raving I’m Raving – by far the group’s biggest hit, yet also

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