The Origins of Dance Music – Part 2

The Caister Soul Weekend The “Caister Soul Weekend” was famous for two things: creating the “Weekender/Festival scene” and the birth of the “Dance DJ”. The event crossed all boundaries in terms of social, economic and geographical. People amassed from every type of lifestyle and came from every nook and cranny of the country. For a […]

The Origins of Dance Music – Part 1

We are all familiar with the names, such as Dave Pearce, Judge Jules and Luciano who helped to revolutionise dance music in legendary clubs, such as Pacha, Cafe Mambo and Eden. But these guys are just the latest edition of the pioneers who first bought soul, R&B, funk to the masses. Although because of social […]