Legendary US record producer Tom Moulton was probably one of the prime movers in developing 12-inch releases, he had discovered that the 12-inch had vastly superior sound quality, producing grooves perfect for the discotheque. It was music for hedonistic dancers – for metronomic beats, fewer vocals, stripped back instrumentation, slow-fading echo effects, sustains, slow builds in pace and intensity to maximum peaks.
Number 44 in an occasional series of reviews of my favourite 80s 12″ records.More
Number 46 in an occasional series of reviews of my favourite 80s 12″ records.More
Number 48 in an occasional series of reviews of my favourite 80s 12″ records.More
For all you PSB Audiophiles out there, the ‘Boys have released an exciting concept onto YouTube. What’s more relaxing than watching a 12″ vinyl record spinning around whilst you listen to your favourite tunes in High Definition – at least that’s the is promised by this playlist.