Photographs of 80s nightlife at the height of acid house
Dave Swindells new book celebrates a pre-smartphone era of carefree hedonism during the "second summer of love".
witness the unseen side of 90s rave culture
Vinca Petersen puts her life on the rave road on display at the Saatchi Gallery.
a hard house meets acid and techno mix, from polish producer vtss
Before you hit the club tonight, warm up with an hour of pure rave.
30 years on, should we still care about the second summer of love?
To make way for the third summer of love, we need to leave the nostalgia behind.
better living through chemistry: celebrating 30 years of iconic club night shoom
Shoom, the club that launched acid house and raving in London, marks its 30th anniversary with a special celebration on 8 December. Here founder and DJ Danny Rampling explains how one tiny south-of-the-river club night sparked a pop-culture revolution.
a legendary 80s acid house pool party is being resurrected this weekend
Boiler Room, The Warehouse Project, and The Hacienda are teaming up to recreate Tony Wilson’s 'The Other Side of Midnight.'
in their new clip ‘got the feeling’, sydney band tees explore sensory pleasure
The band have a message: Pop bubble wrap, peel paint, feel good and somehow form a duality between your head and heart.
premiere: the mekanism, 'lazy night'
The Mekanizm lays down this acid house banger for Seth Troxler's Play It Say It label.
the evolution of acid
We eavesdrop on an email conversation between Joe Muggs and Josh Doherty about the past, present and future of acid house and the lasting influence of the 303.
'street, sound and style' episode four: b boys and acid house
The fourth episode in our history of British style tribes takes a look at London's B Boy scene and how Ibiza and acid house revolutionized youth culture.
premiere: j.wiltshire, 'false awakening'
Bristol based label Hypercolour's next offering is a big one. Enter the electro acid sound of J.Wiltshire.
the birth of balearic
As the Ibiza 2014 season kicks off, the trailblazers of Balearic reveal the truths behind the myths and the real origins of their Balearic-inspired revolution...