Episode 15: Scorpio – From fields to festivals & a load of sweatboxes in-between

ROAR: The ’90s Rave Podcast goes hard with Scorpio, one of the most loved rave DJs of the 1990s. In this 90-minute interview, Scorps – AKA Simon Mitchell – talks about how he helped build the UK’s hardcore techno scene from his small corner of the Southwest, became a crowd-pleasing resident at Helter Skelter‘s famous ‘Technodrome‘, and brought harder styles […]

Episode 14: DJ Rap, Part 2 – Creating a jungle masterpiece, popstar life & still pushing boundaries

In the second and final part of DJ Rap‘s exclusive in-depth interview with ROAR: The ’90s Rave Podcast, Rap – AKA Charissa Saverio – tells us how she created her most famous jungle tune while still buzzing after a rave, what it’s like to tour the world as an international popstar, and the Propa Talent boss insists her best work is […]

Episode 13: DJ Rap, Part 1 – Saved by rave, jungle proposals & Ratpack performing in the living room

DJ Rap tells ROAR: The ’90s Rave Podcast in the first of an exclusive two-part interview how the rave scene saved her life, partying like there there was no tomorrow while making it as a top female DJ and producer in a sexist man’s world, and the truth about her very public (and brief) engagement to MC MC onstage at […]

Episode 12: Ray Keith, Part 2 – The Remix King, acting up & a sense of Dread

In the second and final part of his interview with ROAR: The ’90s Rave Podcast, rave originator Ray Keith talks about why he became the go-to man for a jungle and drum and bass remix in the 1990s, why he started his infamous Dread Recordings label and his love of acting.

Episode 11: Ray Keith, Part One – Grafter, Fighter & Pioneer

Morning ROAR crew, we are delighted to announce part one of our latest podcast interview is out today with rave originator Ray Keith (OFFICIAL) – and, by popular demand, the whole thing is filmed on video on YouTube, as all of our content will be from here on it! But for those who like listening, […]

Episode 10: Force & Styles, Part Two – MC Junior’s brown eyed girl & Dougal’s first beer

In the second and final part of our exclusive rare joint interview with Force & Styles, ROAR talks to the renowned happy hardcore about their much-loved MC Junior’s incarceration, passing and unique recording style – including a surprising revelation about one of their biggest hits – and how they came to work with esteemed vocalist […]

Episode 9: Force & Styles, Part One – Happy Hardcore’s peak, chart interest & THAT crisis DJ meeting

The day’s finally arrived as we launch episode one of our rare exclusive interview with Force & Styles.The much-loved duo Darren Styles and Paul Hobbs tell R.O.A.R: The ’90s Rave Podcast how they came to be the scene’s biggest act, and struggled to balance interest from the mainstream music industry with what ravers wanted on […]

Episode 8: Bryan Gee, Part Two – Raving, radio & doing time

V RECORDINGS founder DJ BRYAN GEE talks to R.O.A.R: The ’90s Rave Podcast about his early days raving to acid house, running a 24/7 pirate radio studio from his bedroom for four years, and getting sent to prison the day after the birth of his only child. Plus we test his specialist Mastermind subject – […]

Episode 7: Bryan Gee, Part One – Rave racism, rewriting jungle history & football thug beatings

V RECORDINGS don Bryan Gee doesn’t hold back as he chats exclusively to R.O.A.R: The ’90s Rave Podcast about his experiences of racism in the rave scene, the controversial recent Drum & Bass Arena documentary, and how he helped the genre became an international juggernaut by launching the careers of some of its biggest names […]

Episode 6 – Luna-C, Part Two – Fame, groupies & Ian Beale

Kniteforce Records breakbeat hardcore legend Luna-C (AKA Christopher Howell) completes his fascinating two-part interview with R.O.A.R: The ’90s Rave Podcast by recalling the time when he found fame, fortune and girls with the Smart-Es, how Posh Spice helped him set up his label, and EastEnders’ Ian Beale was rude to him – plus find out […]

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