POSTCARDS FROM 88… James Barton, Cream

  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

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A fresh-faced Fatboy Slim discuses the ‘politics of sampling’… [1989]

One year on from quitting The Housemartins and before he formed Beats International, Norman Cook, aka Fatboy Slim, found moderate chart success with Blame It On The Bassline, a 1989

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Mutts, maracas and mullets… Why the video for Electra’s ‘Jibaro’ is a kitsch classic [August 1988]

Arguably THE quintessential Balearic Beat track of all time, Jibaro, by the Paul Oakenfold-led Electra, was released in August 1988, hitting a high of 54 on the UK Singles chart.

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Happy Birthday 909originals!

Blow out the candles and crank up the bass! 909originals celebrates its FIRST BIRTHDAY today, and we’d like to thank every single one of our loyal readers for their support

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Groove through the weekend with the Graeme Park Radio Show..!

The latest edition of the Graeme Park Radio Show  is here, to keep you dancing right through the weekend… This week’s two hour mix features Maze, Full Intention, Kevin McKay,

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The story behind Music for the Jilted Generation’s iconic inner sleeve… [July 1994]

The Prodigy’s Music for the Jilted Generation was released 24 years ago today, on 4 July 1994, and while the album itself would go on to make rave history, the

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POSTCARDS FROM 88… Tony Cannon

  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

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Tony De Vit passed away 20 years ago today… [July 1998]

Tony De Vit, architect of the hard house/trance sound that permeated the UK club scene in the late 90s and 2000s, died 20 years ago today, 2 July 1998, at

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It’s Friday, which can mean only one thing… the Graeme Park Radio Show!

Something for the weekend? The latest instalment of the weekly Graeme Park Radio Show  has just landed and it’s a good un… This week’s two hour mix features Hall &

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Ben Klock – Musical Rush (1998)

Of all the artists playing Awakenings in Amsterdam this weekend, one of the biggest draws will undoubtedly be Ben Klock, who closes the Saturday night in the Area Y arena.

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