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 1992 

NINETEENNINETYTWO

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 THE NEWS

  • Launch of Cream in Liverpool and Renaissance in Mansfield

  • 20,000 ravers descended on Castlemorton Common for the biggest illegal rave ever held in the UK. It resulted in a £4m trial and the passing of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act.

 

  • Manchester punk & electronic music label Factory Records declares bankruptcy. The label spent all their funds recording the Happy Mondays album, Yes Please!, which flopped. 

 

  • The Shamen’s Ebeneezer Goode, widely criticised for containing many allusions to the drug Ecstasy, stayed at the top of the UK charts for four weeks.

  • ITV show The Hitman and Her comes from the Eclipse in Coventry.

 

  • The KLF performed a thrash metal version of ‘3am Eternal’ with Extreme Noise Terror at the Brit Awards, then delivered a dead sheep to the afterparty. The band then announce their retirement and delete their back catalogue.

  • Larry Levan, legendary for his residency at New York's Parardice Garage dies aged just 38.

       Notable albums:

  • Aphex Twin – Selected Ambient Works 85-92 [Apollo]

  • Jeff Mills – Waveform Transmission Volume 1 [Axis Records, 1992]

  • The Shamen - Boss Drum [One Little Indian]

  • Mike Oldfield - Tubular Bells II [WEA]

  • The Future Sound Of London – Accelerator [Jumpin’ & Pumpin]

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 THE MUSIC 

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 THE PICTURES 

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 THE ARCHIVE

Sasha Live at Lakota, Bristol (3-10-92)

Sasha

GENRE

Progressive House

TYPE

YEAR

Live Recordings

1992

TAGS

Lakota, Bristol

Ellis Dee @ Obsession Peace Fest August 1992

Ellis Dee

GENRE

Rave, Hardcore, Breakbeat

TYPE

YEAR

Live Recordings

1992

TAGS

Oldskool

DJ Easy Groove at Obsession Peace Fest 92

DJ Easy Groove

GENRE

Hardcore, Rave, Breakbeat

TYPE

YEAR

Live Recordings

1992

TAGS

Oldskool

Tony Humphries Kiss Mastermix WRKS FM 1992

Tony Humphries

GENRE

House

TYPE

YEAR

Radio Show

1992

TAGS

New York

Amnesia Ibiza Opening Party 1992

Amnesia Ibiza

GENRE

Dance

TYPE

YEAR

Archive Video

1992

TAGS

Ibiza

Pete Tong's Essential Selection 1992 Radio 1 FM

Pete Tong

GENRE

Dance

TYPE

YEAR

Radio Show

1992

TAGS

Pete Tong, BBC Radio 1, Essential Selection

Kiss 100 FM - 17 Feb 1992

Kiss FM

GENRE

Dance

TYPE

YEAR

Radio Show

1992

TAGS

Kiss 100, Kiss FM

Steve Jackson on Kiss 100, February 1992

Steve Jackson

GENRE

Dance

TYPE

YEAR

Radio Show

1992

TAGS

Kiss 100, Kiss FM