Backbeats series OUT NOW
Released on Demon Digital Feb 22nd 2010
Culled from the wealth of the Demon Music Group controlled catalogues, the Backbeats repertoire comes from the best collection of independent labels in the world including Hi, Cream, Philadelphia International, Sleeping Bag, Fresh, Streetwise, Idlers, Warlock, Easy Street, Sam, Chi-Sound, Trax, Philly Groove, Jewel, Paula, Ronn, Ace, Tribe, Invictus, Hot Wax, Music Merchant, Amazon and numerous other catalogues which have shaped the history of Black Music and Dance Culture over the years.
The first 10 albums in the Backbeats series have been designed by veteran compiler Ian Dewhirst perhaps best known for the ground-breaking Mastercuts series in the early 90s – a series which redefined the landscape of the compilation market. Backbeats has been designed to offer some of the best music in the world from some of the greatest independent labels over the last 50 years.
Back To My Place Baby - 70s & 80s Seductive Soul - iTunes (digital download)
The House That Jackin' Built - The Roots Of 80s Chicago House
Philly Disco - 70s Dance Floor Anthems From The City Of Brotherly Love:
Boogie's Gonna Getcha - 80s New York Boogie
Saturday House Fever - 90's Garage Anthems
Gimme A Break - 70s Breakbeats & Future Samples
Soul Steppin' - 80s Soulful Steppers
Livin' The Nightlife - 80s New York Garage Classics