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57 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 15 March 2012

Dave Pearce delves into his personal collection for the second of four weekly retrospectives, spotlighting the artists, producers, remixers, labels and clubs that have shaped dance culture over the last four decades.

On tonight's show, he spotlights the 80s, with tracks from Joyce Simms, Todd Terry and Eric B & Rakim. Plus, Sarah Cracknell of Saint Etienne chooses an early disco classic as her Ultimate 12".

Music Played

11 items
  • Image for David Joseph

    David Joseph You Can't Hide (Your Love From Me)

    Pure Groove (Various Artists), Telstar

  • Image for Colonel Abrams

    Colonel Abrams I'm Not Gonna Let It Go

    Club Disco Dance Hits, MCA, 4

  • Image for Saint Etienne

    Saint Etienne He's On The Phone

    The Best Album In The World Ever!(Va), Virgin, 11

  • Image for Donna Summer

    Donna Summer Love To Love You Baby

    The Journey - The Very Best Of, Universal, 1

  • Image for Joyce Sims

    Joyce Sims All And All

    Todd Terry's Greatest Hits, Acrobat, 5

  • Image for Eric B.

    Eric B. and Rakim Paid In Full

    Hits Album 7 (Various Artists), Hits, 1

  • Image for Todd Terry

    Todd Terry Weekend (Original Mix)

    12" Single, Movin' Records, 1

  • Image for Phase 2

    Phase 2 Reachin'

    12" Single, Movin' Records, 1

  • Image for A Guy Called Gerald

    A Guy Called Gerald Voodoo Ray

    Unbelievable 2 (Various Artists), Virgin

  • Image for Shannon

    Shannon Let The Music Play

    The Greatest 80's Soul W/Ender (Va), Warner Strategic Market

  • Image for Mory Kanté

    Mory Kanté Ye Ke Ye Ke

    One World (Various Artists), Global Records & Tapes


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