Monthly Archives: April 2010

Pete Herbert Interview

Even if you don’t know the name Pete Herbert, it’s highly likely you own at least one of his productions. As Reverso 68 (with Phil Mison) he became one of the most prolific remixers in the UK music industry during the last two years. He’s known for his multi-alias collaborations: Bushflange, LSB with Baby G, […]

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Eighties Ladies ‘Turned On To You’ (Uno Melodic)

Eighties Ladies were a outfit produced by none other than Roy Ayers (did this guy SLEEP during this era?) and consisted of Sylvia Striplin, Marva Hicks, Susan Beaubian, Vivian Prince and Denie Corbett.The group didn’t exactly rock the world sales-wise, but their only album ‘Eighties Ladies‘ produced one bonafide banger in the form of ‘Turned […]

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MFB ‘Boredom Pain’ (Nigeria)

This week has been a miraculous week for record shopping. From the brilliant Blackjoy mix of Monnette Sudler’s Baby Erik to the beautiful Soul Jazz repress of Eighties Ladies ‘Ladies Of The Eighties’ and on to this, or rather the comp from whence it came: Lagos Disco Inferno on Voodoo Funk. The compilation covers that particularly interesting […]

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Ashford & Simpson ‘The Boss’ (Live)(Mark Seven Edit)

This, as the heading suggests, is a signature Mark Seven edit of one of the most fabulous gospel-delic bangers known to man: the Ashford & Simpson 1981 live version of the ‘The Boss’. If I was still wobbling my merry way through the hedonistic haze of yesteryear (a-hem), you’d probably find me knee-deep in disco […]

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Heads Down Radio (April ’10)

Christopher Tubbs presents another hour of post punk excursions, jazz futurism, cosmic funk and 21st century disco. This month we have a Heads Down exclusive from LCD Soundsystem, new heat from Onra, incredible sleazoid disco from the ‘Largos Disco Inferno’ compilation (essential!) and heaps besides. Tracklisting: 1.Lette Mbulu ‘Nomalizo’ (Munjale) 2.Don Froth ‘Foam’ (Frothn Records) […]

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James Hillard (Horse Meat Disco) Interview

Over the past few years, Horse Meat Disco (alongside Lowlife) have become the standard bearers in London for all things disco and fabulous. From the music, to the people and the people’s outfits; Horse Meat Disco has established itself as the place to go if you wanna let it all go. Their reputation as the […]

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