Category Archives: House

Manuel Göttsching, E2-E4

Classic Album Sundays presents this most sublime record next Sunday 20th July at the new and sonically amazing Brilliant Corners in Kingsland Rd. One not to miss.

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The annual Glastonbury review (part 3)

Finally! We’ve reached the end! No more talk of the Great Big Festival that obsesses me and half the British population each June! (Until next year, that is, when it all starts all over again.) I mentioned in the last … Continue reading

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The annual Glastonbury review (part 2)

Festivals are always a triumph of the human spirit. Where else can you party from midday til the sun comes up, then get up and do it all over again, five days in a row, always with a smile on … Continue reading

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Glastonbury countdown – two days to go: Dance, damn it!

It’s true, I am a slack music blogger. Every year I get all excited about an event, promise much, deliver little and gradually taper out completely until I finally escape to the event shamefaced. Anyway, it’s now just two sleeps til … Continue reading

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Glastonbury countdown – 12 days to go: Despacio Soundsystem

Just announced: Despacio are not only playing Glastonbury but they have their own tent, with daily seven-hour sets! *faints* My love for Despacio has been well documented on these pages. You could go back and read all my over-excited ramblings, … Continue reading

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Glastonbury countdown – 15 days to go: Danny Krivit

NYC Downlow, Fri Where do you start with Danny Krivit, re-edit king? Our hero came of age in disco’s golden era, hanging out in the hottest clubs with icons such as Nicky Siano, Walter Gibbons, Tee Scott, the godlike genius that is … Continue reading

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Mike Simonetti & Johnny Jewel, Hollywood Seven (Disconet Dilemma)

FINALLY found this on vinyl. With any luck, if I offer due libation to the gods of Royal Mail, this amazing tune will be in my hot little hands next week. It was a classic dancefloor moment that took place one afternoon in the Belvedere Bar at las… Continue reading

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Rogue Cat, Magic Journey (Todd Terje remix)

Last weekend we stumbled upon Justin Robertson playing a blinding set for free at the Star of Bethnal Green. I shazamed this tune and promptly forgot about it until a few days later. I thought it had to have a touch of the Terje about it, and what… Continue reading

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America, Horse With No Shame (Todd Terje re-edit)

iTunes tells me this is my most played track. I’m OK with that. I remember this setting the room alight at one of our NZ Southsidesoul gigs – the “I Love A Man In Uniform” one, I think, because it took place just after the 2009 Big Day Out and hal… Continue reading

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Williams Fairey Brass Band – Acid Brass

Today’s discovery (several years late) – the Williams Fairey Brass Band. Acid house and a brass band – together at last. Utterly preposterous. Continue reading

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