Deee-Lite

In the nineties pop world Deee-Lite was just a flash in the pan. They had a hit single with “Groove is in the Heart” and a couple follow ups that fell short of their initial success. To an outsider Deee-Lite was short lived when in reality they lasted for six years and went on to [...]

Diplo

Dub is a type of music that evolved from reggae, it involves heavy use and manipulation of preexisting samples and songs, often the focus is on two particular songs where part of one song is overlayed onto another with the result being a hybrid of the two. Founded in Jamaica in the seventies Dub has [...]

The Avalanches

The Avalanches are a electronic group formed in Melbourne, Australia in 1997. What they are known for is assembling massive amounts of simples into a single track to make a really unique music. It is my understanding that they stumbled on this style years ago when they were forming a more traditional band. They bought [...]

Fatboy Slim

Fatboy Slim, whose real name is Norman Cook, is a popular DJ from Brighton, England. Born and raised in the scenic town of Reigate, England Norman has been part of the mainstream music scene in one form or another since the early eighties. When he first started Norman played in various genres, new wave, rock, [...]

The Prodigy

The Prodigy is a techno group that got it’s start in 1990.  Hailing from Essex, England the core of The Prodigy is made up of one man, Liam Howlett.  Over the years The Prodigy has had countless contributors of various backgrounds from rock, to rap even straight up dancers.  In the early nineties youth culture [...]