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  When people of the United States think of dance music in the early 80’s, most tend to not look beyond what was on the charts at the time. (In fact, people in the United States are still like that. I know, it’s sad.) So if I ask someone if they’ve heard Kano,[…]

  Wonkar gives his special chocolate touch to this rare 80’s boogie groove. The track hits a bit harder than the original and has more of a drive. Almost has an early house vibe. Swells and synthetic filters round out this rework. No word on when, or if, this is going[…]

  Whiskey Disco veteran Pontchartrain has dug a little deep into his crates to edit this classic italo disco jam from Kano. I have to admit, this edit is pretty stellar and would make a perfect compliment as your cruising beachside in an 80’s T-Top Trans Am or 300ZX. In order[…]

If you follow the history of Prince’s music and the artists that he’s influenced, you’ll probably tell by listening to The Time’s final release that tensions were starting to mount between Morris Day and the Purple One. The group did break up in 1984 but not before they released Ice Cream[…]

  I think I’m going to continue on with that Minneapolis sound I was doing before I left on my honeymoon. I’ve dug through some more of my vinyl, going back in time, to bring out The Time. As I was saying in a previous post, if you are not familiar[…]

Here’s Morris Day shining and his crew The Time doing what they do best, funk stuff up. If you’re not familiar with “Jungle Love” please go watch the classic movie “Purple Rain,” come back to the site, and read up on my Minneapolis sound posts. You will then want to add[…]

  UK editor 80’s Child is making sure he puts his personal touch on just about every type of 80’s tracks. He serves up some simple, yet delectable extendedness on this classic Mary Jane Girls throwback. What’s even better is he’s offering this track as a free download via his SoundCloud[…]