THROWBACK THURSDAY: Serge Gainsbourg & Brigitte Bardot – Bonnie & Clyde (Herbert’s Fred & Ginger Mix) [2002]

Rarely pictured without a ‘Gitanes’ in his mouth (and buxom blonde under his arm), legendary French songwriter Serge Gainsbourg would have turned 90 years old this week… Back in 2002,

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: A Homeboy, a Hippie and a Funki Dredd: Total Confusion [1990]

Of all the stars of the rave scene that were gone too soon, Caspar Pound arguably shone the brightest. As the founder of Rising High Records, Pound, who died in

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THROWBACK THURSDAY – The Horrorist: One Night in New York City [1996]

Remember Jackanory? The programme where celebrities sat down with a children’s book, and proceeded to read aloud for a TV audience? We’re not sure whether Oliver Chesler, aka The Horrorist,

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: OT Quartet – Hold That Sucker Down (Builds Like A Skyscraper Mix) [September 1994]

It’s not often that you can say that the title of a track does exactly what it says on the tin, but when OT Quartet christened this tune the Builds

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Egyptian Empire – The Horn Track [1991]

There are few one-hit wonders better than the absolute rave belter that is Egyptian Empire’s The Horn Track. Released in 1991, initially on Fokus Recordings and then on FFRR, The

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Like Moby’s ‘Go’? Here are all the original remixes, back to back, over the course of an hour…

The Twin Peaks-sampling Go by Moby deserves to be held up as one of the epoch-defining tracks of the 90s, However, along with the familiar Woodtick Mix, arguably the best

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Armand Van Helden – Witch Doktor [1994]

Armand Van Helden turns 48 tomorrow, and so for this week’s Throwback Thursday, we recall the record that arguably sprung the Boston native to superstardom, 1994’s Witch Doktor. Having received

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: The Beloved – The Sun Rising [October 1989]

Whisper it quietly, but the evenings are starting to get longer. Ok, as I write this, the temperature hasn’t been above two degrees for days, and it’s getting increasingly difficult

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THROWBACK THURSDAY – Laurent Garnier – Acid Eiffel [1993]

Today marks Laurent Garnier’s 52nd birthday, and I can think of no better track to commemorate this techno legend than Acid Eiffel, released under his Choice moniker (alongside Shazz and

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Daft Punk – ‘Drive’ [1994]

This week marks 21 years since the launch of Homework, the album that catapulted two young Parisians, Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter, to superstardom as Daft Punk. Two years

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