I'm an underground dance music enthusiast - both old school and new school - and I love all the following dance music genres (in no order):-

1.Italo-Disco
2.Chicago House
3.Acid
4.Detroit Techno
5.Electro
6.Vocoder Funk
7.Disco
8.Boogie
9.Drum n Bass / Jungle
10.Old school Rap / Hip-Hop
11.80s & 90s R & B
12.Soul
13.Electronica / Synth Wave / Soundtrack
14.Miami Bass
15.Latin Freestyle
16.Bass & Bleep
17.Hardcore / Breakbeat
18.Dubstep / Bass / UK Funky / Grime / UK Garage
19.Jazz
20.Belgium New Beat
21.Funk
22.New York / New Jersey Garage

Note:Nothing in my collection is for sale.

Keep it real!



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publicó un comentario en Jackmaster Hater - Your Mind (Passion). about 1 month ago
Your mind or you're mine? Listen to the rare and little known remix of Fingers Inc. - 'You're Mine' - especially the latter half of the mix where it gets all weird, wild, dark and tracky - and tell me it doesn't have a connection to this mix/track ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en Farley "Jackmaster" Funk - No Vocals Necessary. about 1 month ago
You say that this is "one of the best records ever" yet you only rate it 2 stars?!
publicó un comentario en Jeanette Thomas - Shake Your Body. about 1 month ago
No, it doesn't sample The It - 'Donnie'. This great track is all original and doesn't sample from any track.
publicó un comentario en Gene Hunt - Freddy's Dead . about 1 month ago
I believe it was first made sometime in the late 80s. It first came out though, as others have already mentioned, in 1995 on the 'Living In The Land Pt. 2' EP on Trax Records sub label Madd Records.
publicó un comentario en Gene Hunt - Living In The Land Pt.2. about 1 month ago
And, as I'm sure you know by now, K. Alexi Shelby got it from Kikrokos - 'Lifes A Jungle'.
publicó un comentario en Aux88* - Bass Magnetic. about 1 month ago
Hey guys! What happened to those original and additional tracks that were featured on the original cassette tape only? Are they lost forever? I know I (as well as all other Aux 88 fans around the world) would certainly love to hear them one day! But I ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en Stasis - Past Movements. about 1 month ago
Late 90s? I think you meant mid 90s?
publicó un comentario en Various - Acid II Sound Of The Underground. about 1 month ago
That's right, this version of 'My Melody' is indeed exclusive to this LP and is about 1 min 30 seconds longer than the version that appears on the 'Jackmaster Phuture Trax' LP. But you'll also obviously need and want the 'Jackmaster Phuture Trax' album ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en International Latin House Records. about 1 month ago
To say that this record is only a sought after and valuable 12" solely becuse of the freestyle track is both stupid, wrong and plain naive. Do your research and you'll find out that 'Code Of Acid' is a rare and highly in demand track for acid collectors ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario ha sido eliminado desde entonces. about 1 month ago
publicó un comentario en Various - Jackmaster 2. about 1 month ago
Andre Owens, as you may or may not know, is also responsible for turning in a truly fantastic acid mix of this track: https://www.discogs.com/RioD-I-Got-To-Make-It/release/214235

It was recently repressed on this VA release: ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en Various - Jackmaster 2. about 1 month ago
A longer and slightly different mix of Blake Baxter's 'Work' was also released on KMS Records the same year. On the KMS Records 12" it is called 'Body Work'. There was also a 'Work (Remix)' that was released through Incognito Records a few years later.
publicó un comentario en Various - Jackmaster 2. about 1 month ago
It's criminal, frustrating and sad that fantastic Deep House gems like 'I Need You', 'Inside My Mind' and 'We Came To Jack' never got released on 12" with alternate mixes. These are all super tracks that just couldn't be played out back in the day thanks ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en Funkadelic - Tales Of Kidd Funkadelic. about 1 month ago
As you quite rightly say, the man like Bernie Worrell absolutely killing it on this album. Must-have!
publicó un comentario en Re-Animator (3) - Return To E. about 1 month ago
Agreed, dylaf, a very fine and worthy 2001 updated version by Horsepower Productions.
publicó un comentario en Various - Acid LP. about 1 month ago
Apparently, 'World Turns Around' was written and produced by Rick Siepak (aka Rickster and owner of the respected Sound Pak Records). Many people have always presumed, as I always did, that K. Alexi Shelby was behind it, but K confirmed it wasn't him a ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en Various - Acid LP. about 1 month ago
The sound quality on my copy is very good.
publicó un comentario en Various - Acid LP. about 1 month ago
Apparently, 'World Turns Around' was written and produced by Rick Siepak (aka Rickster and owner of the respected Sound Pak Records). Many people have always presumed, as I always did, that K. Alexi Shelby was behind it, but K confirmed it wasn't him a ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en Universal Traveller - Midnite. about 1 month ago
I wonder what the reason for that is ?
publicó un comentario en The Matchstick Man & Fozbee & Cooz - 7 Track EP. about 1 month ago
'Darkside Religion' samples V.F.T. - 'Location' from this 1992 Plus 8 compilation: https://www.discogs.com/Various-From-Our-Minds-To-Yours-Vol-2/release/42399
publicó un comentario en Threshold (10) - Blackboard EP. about 1 month ago
Look at it this way, at least your black vinyl copy will be of better sound quality :) ;)
publicó un comentario ha sido eliminado desde entonces. 3 months ago
publicó un comentario en Various - The Deepest Shade Of Techno Vol II. 7 months ago
And it should be noted that 'The Woodwork' is exclusive to this compilation. Probably my favourite track from Claude Young.
publicó un comentario en Various - Megatech Body.CD.,LTD.. 7 months ago
'To Be Or Not To Be (Off The Cuff Mix)' is the same version that appears on Derrick May's Innovator compilation on Transmat and R & S and is known more widely as the 'original' version. It is NOT mixed by Juan Atkins as stated on this release.
'To Be Or ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en Eddie Flashin Fowlkes* - Stella 2. 7 months ago
Note: 'Stella 2' is aka 'Lodge Freeway' on the various Trance Atlantic album; https://www.discogs.com/Various-Trance-Atlantic/release/69311
publicó un comentario en The Martian - Particle Shower / The Voice Of Grandmother. 10 months ago
The explanation of the title, brelson, is something like thus: The actual title and thinking behind 'Voice Of Grandmother' is to do with a Native American 'spirit' grandmother (don't forget that the Red Planet series has a deep connection with Native ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en The Martian - Ghostdancer. 10 months ago
Then I stand corrected. Thanks Neilypeeel and dexterfeng once again for the correct confirmation date. Nice one.
publicó un comentario en The Martian - The Long Winter Of Mars. 10 months ago
My bad. Many thanks dexterfeng for the correct confirmation date.
publicó un comentario en Psyche / Rhythim Is Rhythim - Relics (Album Sampler). 10 months ago
'Kao-Tic Harmony (Relic Of Relics)' was actually mixed by both Derrick May and Carl Craig.
publicó un comentario en "Pretty" Tony* - Get Some. 10 months ago
Init! What the hell was up with the Dick Van Dyke vocals on this release? Did Pretty Tony think that was cool or something? I've seen this happen, producers from the USA adding these DVD style vocals, quite a few times with records from the 80s. Weird. ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en Various - Enforcers (Volume One). 10 months ago
I could be wrong but I believe Is This is a solo project of Dego from 4 Hero.
publicó un comentario en Station Bass - Bass - The Countdown Remixes!. 10 months ago
FYI: The year for this release is 1997.
publicó un comentario en Cybotron - Motor City Machine Music: An Exploration Of Cybotron. 10 months ago
Damn, did anyone else read the sleeve notes for this release? Juan talks about an unreleased Cybotron track that they did called 'Shuttle Flight '. He also mentions Derrick May having something to do with it. How I would love to hear that!
publicó un comentario en Derrick May - Innovator. 10 months ago
"Yes, its a an anthology of Techno's most important producer. Yes, it's lavishly packaged and yes, it's stupidly rare now, but I've never figured out why so many of the tracks are little more than snippets (why chop "Emanon" in two, for instance?), ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en Derrick May - Innovator. 10 months ago
Note that 'Icon (Montage Mix)' is a different version to the same titled mix that appeared on the '93 'Virtual Sex' compilation on Buzz Records. It starts out with additional strings and is also shorter than the version on Buzz Records. But what a track!
publicó un comentario en Strand - Floyd Cramer's Revenge. 10 months ago
What an absolute beauty 'Zephyr' is! It's certainly one of the best Detroit Techno tracks of 1996 as far as I'm concerned. But no doubt discovered by most first via the classic 'Real People: The Detroit Techno Album' on React Records from the same ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en K-Hand* - Feel. 10 months ago
'Mystery' first came out in 1993 on this Tresor records compilation EP: https://www.discogs.com/detroit-techno-soul-ep/release/26462
publicó un comentario ha sido eliminado desde entonces. 10 months ago
publicó un comentario en Juan Atkins - 20 Years 1985 - 2005. 10 months ago
Out of all the many numbers of Juan's own back cat of tunes that he could've picked he goes and leaves out the essential 'Techno City'. I, for one, would've thought it would be one of the first on his list to add. Weird, eh? But it surely has to be ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en Derrick May - Innovator. 10 months ago
I'm just curious...what's "poor" about the Juan Atkins remix of 'Wiggin'? I personally think it's very good as with all Juan's tracks and mixes over the years.
publicó un comentario en Michael James (5). 10 months ago
It should be noted that Michael James also co wrote 'Dreams Of Dreamers' with Derrick May. He should certainly be a lot more well known than "that guy that did the piano part" on 'Strings of Life'.

Respect Michael.
publicó un comentario en Derrick May, Rythim Is Rythim*, Mayday - Innovator. 10 months ago
'Dream Of Dreamers' was written by Derrick May and Michael James. This track unfortunately has never had a 12" release.
publicó un comentario en DJ Marcello & Derrick May - Serenity. 10 months ago
This joint release turned out to be a bitter disappointment for me. Considering the label and the two artists involved, this is surely one of the worst releases that Mr. May has been involved with? Only three stars I'm afraid and that is really out of ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en Reese - Just Want Another Chance. 10 months ago
It's all about the two amazing versions of 'Just Want Another Chance' for me. Definitely a highlight from the motor city releases to come out that year. I'm not going to go into its later influence on UK Jungle and UK Garage etc. as it has already been ... Ver crítica completa
publicó un comentario en Valène - Sauve-moi. 10 months ago
That's a pretty dope track when you consider the year. Many thanks for bringing it to my attention...now straight in the vocoder list it goes!
publicó un comentario ha sido eliminado desde entonces. 10 months ago
publicó un comentario en Steven Rutter* & John Shima - Step Into The Light. 10 months ago
I would tend to agree with you regarding the artwork. It seems a little childish (if that's the right word)? Amazing music anyway.
publicó un comentario en Baby Pop - Minimal Structures. 10 months ago
1 currently for sale for £250 ?! Get in the god damn real world why don't you?! Yep, the madness of certain Discogs sellers continues.
publicó un comentario en Model 500 - The Chase. 10 months ago
Yes, it is definitely a shame that the 'Smooth' mix wasn't included on the UK pressing. Then again, as enfore quite rightly says, the sound is a lot better quality. My advice? Buy them both and you win/win!
publicó un comentario en Yvette - Pump Me. 10 months ago
To be fair, this one used to be quite rare and you have to bare in mind that comment was made back in 2004!
The Mayday mix of 'Pump Me' is obviously the killer on this release and is therefore essential for any fans of Detroit Techno. The rest of the ... Ver crítica completa