Feature: These Are The Breaks – A Short History of the Breaks Genre

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Breakbeats have been synonymous with dance music since its inception. Regarded as a minor scene now, breaks were, for many clubbers, the pinnacle of the dance floor explosion of the 90s. The Waveform Transmitter’s Simon Huxtable outlines a little of the scenes illustrious history. Continue reading “Feature: These Are The Breaks – A Short History of the Breaks Genre”

Feature: Mourning the Death of the Mix CD

For music fans the world over, the mix CD represents many things: escapism, existential nirvana, a place of infinite possibility and above all, the music that fills your heart with joy. In the clubber’s past, it soundtracked every night out and every staying up late to watch the sunrise in the morning. The Waveform Transmitter’s Simon Huxtable laments the dying format. Continue reading “Feature: Mourning the Death of the Mix CD”