Category Archives: Italo Disco

DISCO RECHARGE-TANTRA-THE COLLECTION.

DISCO RECHARGE-TANTRA-THE COLLECTION. The name Celso Valli means different things to different people. No wonder. In just six years, seamlessly, his musical career was transformed. Having joined Italian prog rock band Ping Pong, in 1971, the transformation of Celso Valli began in 1977, when he released Pasta and Fagioli. This was one of the first …

Continue reading

TWELVE OF THE BEST COMPILATIONS OF 2012 PART ONE-JANUARY TO JUNE.

TWELVE OF THE BEST COMPILATIONS OF 2012 PART ONE-JANUARY TO JUNE. Having recently picked what I regard as the six box sets from 2012, it’s now time for me to pick twelve of my favorite compilations of 2012. To do this, I’ve had to listen to literally a mountain of music. There’s been so many …

Continue reading

DISCO DISCHARGE-MIDNIGHT SHIFT.

DISCO DISCHARGE-MIDNIGHT SHIFT. Harmless Records say farewell to their Disco Discharge series with Disco Discharge-Midnight Shift, their fourth and final compilation of 2012. It’ll be 2013 before compiler Mr. Pinks makes his next appearance. This is the sixteenth compilation since the series started back in 2009. Since then, Mr. Pinks has treated us to everything …

Continue reading

DISCO DISCHARGE-EUROPA.

DISCO DISCHARGE-EUROPA. Disco Discharge-Europa released on 23rd April 2012, sees Harmless Records’ Disco Discharge compilation series celebrate its fifteenth birthday. This is the fifteenth Disco Discharge compilation since the series started in 2009, and following in the footsteps of Disco Discharge-American Hot and Disco Discharge-Disco Exotica, is the third compilation of 2012. It’s also the …

Continue reading

DISCO DISCHARGE-DISCO EXOTICA.

DISCO DISCHARGE-DISCO EXOTICA. Disco Discharge-Disco Exotica is the second installment of Harmless Records’ Disco Discharge compilation series of 2012. This is the fourth year of the highly successful and critically acclaimed compilation series, that first hit the shops back in 2009. After four compilations in 2009, another four followed in 2010, and then 2011. So, …

Continue reading

PETER JACQUES BAND-FIRE NIGHT DANCE.

PETER JACQUES BAND-FIRE NIGHT DANCE. Between 1979 and 1985, the Peter Jacques Band released a trio of albums, starting with Fire Night Dance, which was rereleased by BBR Records in November 2011. After this followed 1980s Welcome Back and then, five years later, the group’s final album Dancing In the Street. Of these three albums, Fire …

Continue reading

DISCO DISCHARGE-DIGGIN’ DEEPER.

DISCO DISCHARGE-DIGGIN’ DEEPER. Growing up, I was just the right age to hear the best music of the disco era. Since then, I’ve always loved disco music. Even when disco was meant to “suck,” I still loved the music, and over the last thirty odd years, have amassed quite a collection of classic disco. So, …

Continue reading

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 173 other followers