Roland founder Ikutaro Kakehashi has died at age 87

His contributions to the evolution of music were endless. Ikutaro Kakehashi, founder of Roland and mind behind the TR-808 and TB-303, has died at the age of 87. Roland has not yet issued a statement on his death, but Roland developer Tommy Snyder, among others, have confirmed, Synthtopia reports. Synder shared on Facebook: “Ikutaro Kakehashi, […]

When Terry Farley fell in love with House Music

Americans may have birthed house music, but it’s the British who love it the most. Some 20-odd years ago, when house music couldn’t find its way out of the warehouses for which it was named, the UK was featuring the sound in major clubs across the country, and it wasn’t unusual to see house music […]

Terry Farley Acid rain mix

Terry Farley is a bona fide UK House Legend and Promised Land resident. His last set gave us some of the most cutting edge dance cuts of acid and deep house. He has been on the scene from day dot so its not surprising that he has such an in depth vast amount of knowledge […]

Street Sounds Electro Albums Vol 1 to Vol 10

Street Sounds is a British compilation record label, that specialised in urban and electronic club/dance music during the mid-1980s. Street Sounds was an offshoot of producer and promoter Morgan Khan’s Street Wave label. The first Street sounds release was the first edition of the label’s core compilation series, Street Sounds 1 in late 1982. This […]

Super Flu head line the Up front house room at Promised land Bank holiday sunday 30th April at Egg London

Welcome to a world where crispy baked bass drums give the keynote, where Momratzn twitch to tweaking hi-hats and speech bubbles wave engaging basses to you!?Do you falter on making a tough decision? Super Flu recommend you garlic bread rolls and 6-minute-boiled eggs! ?Is your equipment rubbish? Trust your intuition, tickle the max out of […]