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Haçienda 30 The Album

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To mark the 30th Anniversary of the legendary Haçienda in Manchester, friend of COR and Haçienda pioneer Graeme Park (soon to be returning to COR to headline our Future Space Disco party) has released with fellow Haçienda legends Mike Pickering and Peter Hook an awesome 3 disc retrospective of some of the highlights and underground classics that not only solidified the club’s well earned place in music history, but also helped sculpt the direction of how House music and the club scene developed in the UK and onwardly influenced music and culture across the globe. If you are even a little bit interested in House music and DJ history you need to check this post and grab an earful of this album. Just wicked. Well done chaps and thanks for what you did. Legends…

Click Here for the Post and all the details. 

 

Intergalactic Graeme Park!!

Not long to go now until COR return with a HUGE intergalactic future space disco! So suppose we best let you know who we got lined up to take you into orbit!

Well, he did such an amazing job of bringing our COR tent down at Farm Fest we thought it only fair to the rest of the COR party contingent to invite him down to Southsea village so those who missed out the first time get to withness it for yourself!

Yes, that’s right, we loved him so much he’s coming back for more – ladies and gentleman, disco bunnies and COR scallies, it is our great pleasure to welcome back with us, the one and only living ledge that is Mr Graeme Park!!

Oh yes, this will be EPIC! More details to follow, including the amazing venue. Effin hell we’re excited about this! Hope you are too. Gonna be huge. Get to know and get involved.

Big Love.

Ashley Beedle’s Space Programme Podcast…

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With the imminent visit of Ashley Beedle to COR’s GETTANO looming ever closer (Sat 27th Feb), we here at COR towers thought you might like to hear some of the man himself.

Those of you familiar with Mr Beedle’s work (and I know that would be a fair few of you!) will know that he is arguably king of crossing genres. Not satisfied contributing some of the House scene’s highlights over the years,  Ashley Beedle likes to dabble with disco, reggae, pop, acid jazz, rock and roll – the list goes on.

To showcase this genre spanning taste, Mr Beedle began last year to produce the start of a series of podcasts entitled ‘Ashley Beedle’s Space Programme‘.

These podcasts are essentially mixes by Ashley Beedle, laying out tracks from the many different genres he has an interest in.

You can grab an earful of part 1 and 2 below – Enjoy!

Ashley Beedle’s Space Programme, episode 1:
http://thinkespionage.com/AshleyBeedleSpaceProgramme/chapter1.mp3

Ashley Beedle’s Space Programme, episode 1:

http://thinkespionage.com/AshleyBeedleSpaceProgramme/chapter1.mp3

Ashley Beedle’s Space Programme, episode 2:

http://thinkespionage.com/AshleyBeedleSpaceProgramme/chapter2.mp3

Tickets

Tickets for the first COR party of 2010 with very special guest ASHLEY BEEDLE will be on sale imminently. Keep your eye on the site for more details as they unfold. You can use the RSS feed below to be notified of updates on the site. There are only going to be 200 ticket for this intimate kick off soiree, so don’t leave it if you’re planning on popping along, this will be a sell out.

More to follow shortly!

Big Love.

So lucky!…

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Hello disco bunies and COR scalies! Hope this message find you all peachy!

The count down to the big one has begun and yes we are all VERY excited here at COR towers.  It’s just t-minus 6 days and counting until the Civilisation Of the Rough come back with an almighty BANG after a short break over the summer. And back with a bang will will be as :

  1. We will be returning to the Southsea Social Club, which played host to our er-maze-in Easter Bonnet Boutique back in April (take a look for yourself!)
  2. We’re turning the place into an A&E Department, complete with special FX artist to make you up to look the part (click here to see how good she is) and
  3. GREG WILSON is coming along to kick the whole thing off!!

Yes, GREG WILSON is returning to Southsea village to cause spontaneous outbursts of disco joy and revelry on our lil old COR DF.   If you were lucky enough to catch Greg when he last played at COR, or anywhere else for that matter, you know this is going to be something special.

We’re so lucky to have Greg play for us on the August Bank Holiday Sunday (no work on Monday!), especial given his hectic DJ schedule for August and Sept…

01.08.09 / Berlin / Watergate
09.08.09 / Big Chill Festival / Finlandia
15.08.09 / Ibiza / Space
29.08.09 / Brighton / Beachdown Festival
30.08.09 / Portsmouth / Civilisation Of The Rough
13.09.09 / Isle Of Wight / Bestival / Rizla
19.09.09 / London / Matter
26.09.09 / Ibiza / Space
28.09.09 / Ibiza / Ushuaia

Read on to get the complete Greg Wilson history and biog and for some links to some brilliant mixes.

Tickets for this  COR A&E soirée have almost all gone now, but hurry to Head (53 Albert Road, Southsea) or call us if you’ve yet to get yours and you might still be lucky!
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