Tag Archives: Italo

Discodromo & Massimiliano Pagliara ‘Samba Imperiale’ (Cocktail D’Amore)

What’s this? A 12″ featuring an original and a remix from two of my favourite contemporary artists? Massimiliano Pagliara (with the excellent Discodromo) and the constantly surprising Soft Rocks are in FULL effect on this release, ably assisted by trusty deckhands Cos/Mes and Kid Who who also represent on the remix front. I’m a huge […]

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Bottin Interview

2009 was a stellar year for Mr Bottin. His ‘No Static’ single on Italians Do It Better is, to my mind, one of this year’s most potentially enduring records; a slab of post punk discoid deepness that’ll still sound emotional and heavy in ten years time. I caught Bottin in transit at St Pancras station […]

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Flemming Dalum ‘Boogie Down Rimini’ Mix (Magic Waves)

Recently I had a phone conversation with Red Rack em (see my interview here at Heads Down) whereby he was raving about (he’s usually raving about something) some legendary DJ mixes by a mysterious eighties Danish Italo DJ named Flemming Dalum . He told me I should call Ali Renault (he of Heartbreak fame) and get […]

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