One very welcome thing about the contemp…

One very welcome thing about the contemporary music scene is how often the music of my teens is mined for inspiration. Hardly a week goes by without some track from the mid-eighties being brought out from the back of the classics cupboard and being brushed down, spruced up and subtly altered to give it a second airing.

New Order – Blue Monday (vs Eric Prydz)
Sister Sledge – Thinking of You (Dmitri from Paris remix)
Star Slinger – Cocteau Twins rework (taken from Heaven or Las Vegas)