From the superb History Is Made at Night Blog http://history-is-made-at-night.blogspot.com/2007/11/ten-years-on-1997-year-of-dancing.html January 1997, Scotland: Fusion close down operations in Grampian after police threaten the licence of any venues allowing them to put on events January 1997, London: Club UK in south London loses its licence. The club had appealed against the council withdrawing its licence, but… Continue reading 1997


1996 was the peak of the UK house boom. Dance music was all over the charts, “super” clubs established brand names that still live on today, and the three main dance music magazines were at the peak of their circulations. A visit to any local Ritzy type club would prove the point,our music had gone… Continue reading 1996

Humanoid – Stakker Humanoid

Stakker released this monster in 1989. They went on to form the far more chilled out Future Sound of London (make sure you check out 1991’s Accelerator http://www.discogs.com/Future-Sound-Of-London-Accelerator/master/6395 which contains the epic Papua New Guinea). Humanoid – Stakker Humanoid (Original Mix) Seeing this post at our friends at Pure Club Classics reminded us of the… Continue reading Humanoid – Stakker Humanoid

D-Shake Yaaah

Another one that the original post from our friends over at www.pureclubclassics.com reminded us of. This is one of the tunes that people either love or hate. Marmite. Of it’s time, atmospheric, repetitive. Warp records, Sheffield bleep house at is best. (Although this is actually on Cooltempo records) You can imagine what we though the… Continue reading D-Shake Yaaah

Ultra-Sonic I Just Can’t Stop

Wanted http://www.discogs.com/Ultra-Sonic-I-Just-Cant-Stop/release/935307 The live in Manchester version of this. If you have a cd or vinyl of this to sell then get in touch at 88to98@gmail.com