Category Archives: Dance

It’s Friday . . . Let’s Dance

My postings have been rather pish this week down to spending all of my bloody annual leave painting both boys rooms. The only thing worse than emulsioning in my book has to be glossing and living in an old house … Continue reading

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It’s Friday . . . Let’s Dance

I thought since this week Orbital released there first album in eight years it was as good a time as any and look back at where it all started for probably the finest live techno act ever. I have always … Continue reading

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It’s Friday . . . Let’s Dance

I never got into the Prodigy, Charly just annoyed me and the later stuff like Fire Starter and all that I couldn’t understand what all the fuss was about. It all seemed to me rather cartoonish and obvious. The slightly … Continue reading

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It’s Friday . . . Let’s Dance

No words that I could write could adequately convey the sheer brilliance of today’s track, so I’m not going to bother. Released in 1993 on the Boys Own label, I don’t think that anything else released by Underworld ever came … Continue reading

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It’s Friday . . . Let’s Dance

Bloody iTunes, once again it lost it’s way to the bloody external drive and I’ve had to import the whole of my library again. On the website it’s easy,  just follow the steps and voila your whole library appears as … Continue reading

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It’s Friday . . . Let’s Dance

I will be driving up the road from Nottingham when you are reading this, wasn’t going to chance a delayed flight home on a Friday night. Following on from last week, here is another Warp classic from 1992. Kid Unknown, … Continue reading

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Unravelling After The Lottery

Last year my favourite track of the year was a lovely piece of down tempo house from Birmingham. Free School released their follow-up single back in January and although I didn’t instantly fall in love with it, it has grown on … Continue reading

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It’s Friday . . . Let’s Dance

Let’s have some early Warp in the form of Coco, Steel and Love Bomb. Initially released on Instant Records in 1991 and subsequently picked up by Warp the following year. This is a sparse, minimal, House classic which does not … Continue reading

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Today’s track is another one of those “what the fuck is that?” moments that happened quite often in the early 90s. Unfortunately I can’t remember the last time I had one of those, either I’m getting old or nothing is … Continue reading

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Secret Circuit

Here’s something which I have no idea how to categorise, synth wave?, possibly.  It comes courtesy Tim Sweeney’s  New York label Beats In Space and is the work of Eddie Rushca. The A- side is all analogue synths and sounds … Continue reading

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