Interview: 909originals chats to Stretch & Vern about keeping the spirit of the 90s alive…

There was a time in the mid 90s when you couldn’t set foot inside a nightclub without hearing Stretch & Vern’s I’m Alive, such was the crossover success of Jules

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“When they see all of us, they just see four people that ten minutes ago were in the crowd, dancing around…” The Prodigy on making music for the rave generation… [1992]

On this day [February 25] in 1991, The Prodigy’s What Evil Lurks landed on XL Recordings, kicking off what would be a 30-year career for the rave crew. By the

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“My dream is of locking myself in a room with two big speakers and all my equipment…” A Guy Called Gerald on Manchester’s rise [February 1990]

Back in early 1990, A Guy Called Gerald (aka Gerald Simpson) was riding the crest of a musical wave, with a recently signed deal with CBS that would lead to

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Funk up your Friday with the Long Live House Radio Show..!

Get some groove into your weekend with the latest instalment of the Long Live House Radio Show, brought to you by the legendary Graeme Park. This week’s two hour mix

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On the 15th anniversary of his passing, here’s a six hour playlist inspired by journalist and gonzo pioneer Hunter S. Thompson…

“Even without being sure of ‘history’, it seems entirely reasonable to think that every now and then the energy of a whole generation comes to a head in a long

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This 1991 interview with Andrew Weatherall illustrates the late producer’s understated musical mastery…

“I have no desire to be in the limelight, I’m a lot happier staying in the backroom, keeping myself to myself.” In 1991, Melody Maker journalist Push interviewed ‘the most

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Leading names in music pay tribute to Andrew Weatherall

There is no shortage of plaudits that can be applied to legendary DJ and producer Andrew Weatherall, who passed away on Monday at the age of just 56 – his was

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Techno heavyweights set for 909 Festival in Amsterdam

Techno and house legends including Nina Kraviz, Sven Väth, Len Faki, Carl Craig, Secret Cinema, Dimitri and Dave Angel are among those set to play this year’s 909 Festival, which

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909rewind Vol. 22… Armand Van Helden

Welcome to 909rewind, a series from 909originals that explores the early musical careers of some of clubland’s biggest names, uncovering hidden gems and familiar classics from the archives. For the

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“Oggie, Oggie, Oggie! Oi, Oi, Oi!” Maniac 2000 was released 20 years ago this week…

Few singles encapsulated the exuberance of the early part of the millennium than Maniac 2000, released on 11 February 2000 – twenty years ago this week. Reportedly the fifth best-selling single

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