Author Archives: Darryl Mead

Disco Morricone

I’m always trawling online sites and blogs for disco old and new. I came across a wee belter “Disco Morricone” last week from Ramsey Hercules on Stereopor Records out of Sofia, Bulgaria. I don’t know much about him other than … Continue reading

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Aeroplane “We Can’t Fly”

Gosh, back in, like, ages ago, Aeroplane crashed onto the nu-disco/house scene like a breath of fresh air. Pitched down French house grooves and balearic beats. They parted ways as a duo with Stephen Fasano (now The Magician turning our superb … Continue reading

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Stereogamous “Face Love Anew”

Honey Soundsystem’s HNYTRX (San Francisco) and CockTail d’Amore (Berlin) have joined together for the debut single by Sydney’s Stereogamous called “Face Love Anew”  featuring Shawn J. Wright on vocals.   Stereogamous are a DJ/production duo from Sydney, Australia who have remixed LCD … Continue reading

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Back with some new music

Slap my old white arse for being away from music blogging for so long.  Competing priorities I guess, but the good news is that I have far from lost my mojo for new music. In fact, I’m as obsessed as … Continue reading

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Jessie Ware rules

When it comes to sophisticated, timeless pop music, look no further than Jessie Ware (sorry I just linked to myspace which is all kinds of lame). Try here for a proper music site.  So far, Jessie has blessed us with several songs; … Continue reading

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A disco celebration

Here’s a new mix that celebrates the funk, the groove and the boogie. It’s a weekend of celebration in the UK. There’s a few tunes you’ll know and some you won’t – plus it finishes with a new disco classic … Continue reading

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Scritti Politti live and intimate

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Roberto Rodriguez delivers the deep house album of the year.

Roberto Rodriguez has been on my radar for a while now as a house producer to watch and he’s just released his debut album ‘Dawn‘ (buy it). He’s all about the warm, synthy deep house and, as Juno said, nu-disco … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Donna Summer

Following the most soulful weekend of my life, this week brings the tragic news of the death of Donna Summer. I really don’t know how to describe what I feel when these musical legends pass away. I’ve literally grown up … Continue reading

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Day 3 @ Southport

Sunday funday arrived too soon but there was plenty to see and experience yet. We were back in the Powerhouse by 2.30 for the brilliant Souldynamic duo – bouncing uplifting house with several vodkas. They handed over to Josh Milan … Continue reading

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