Pump Up the Volume Film 2001

Pump Up the Volume Film 2001

Pump Up the Volume tells the story of the social and cultural explosion that was House. From its roots in Chicago, where it rose from the ashes of Disco, House music became the soundtrack to every fashion show, after–show party, premiere, and club opening around the world. Today, House is used by leading mainstream music […]

Balearic Beats – Volume One

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Balearic Beats – Volume One

Balearic Beats – Volume One – The Album (Various Artistes) This album was probably the first Balearic Album compiled with one particular generation in mind. At the time this generation was so small that all of them could fit into a standard sized pub. Although the album wasn’t officially release until 1988, each track had […]

Genesis’88 – What the People Said

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Genesis’88 – What the People Said

We staged two warehouse reunion events in Hackney Wick over 2011 / 2012. It obviously differed in may ways to the old days as social media was fully utilised to promote the events. If Im honest I wasn’t sure how the events were going to be recieved by the general public but was more than […]

Biology Party Video 1989

Posted by on Dec 6, 2015 in Acid House, Biology, Promoters, UK | No Comments
Biology Party Video 1989

This Biology event was held in Watford and totally illegal as was any Acid House event. I was actually on the production team alongside Jarvis for the first open air Acid House in the UK. The meeting point was a pub called The Game Bird and i remember arriving with Biology promoter Jarvis in the […]

I was there – Where Were You?

Posted by on Dec 6, 2015 in Acid House, UK, UK Flyers | No Comments
I was there – Where Were You?

I’m sure that many of you out there whom were lucky enough to experience the euphoria deemed Acid House find yourself searching through flyers and thinking ‘I WAS THERE!’. Personally in the 2.2 years i attended way too many events to name or even remember. That said i was looking through my digital collection and […]

Birmingham Post 2010

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Birmingham Post 2010

Wayne Anthony was interviewed in a newspaper in Birmingham when the book Class of 88 first came out. The journalist mentioned Biology’s party at The Hummingbird which i confessed to attending. The whole event was a bit of a nightmare as the police had practically shout down London to stop Jarvis having his Biology event. […]

Wayne Anthony & Tyree Cooper

Posted by on Nov 24, 2015 in Acid House, DJs, House Founders, House Music, UK, USA | No Comments
Wayne Anthony & Tyree Cooper

In the late eighties we danced our socks off listening to the likes of Tyree Cooper. At the time House / Acid / Hip House was an American import and completely new to us. Young DJs / Producers from Chicago had only just created the new sound themselves so this was entirely new territory. A […]

Batman v MDMA Man 1988

Posted by on Oct 31, 2015 in Historic Document, USA | No Comments
Batman v MDMA Man 1988

This is the first of many posts I’m copying over from my old History of Acid House blog. Most of the content is timeless and fits perfectly into the big picture. I downloaded this set of Batman images from one of the most informative websites i discovered in the late 1990s.  The Hyperreal Drugs Archive […]