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 1998 

NINETEENNINETYEIGHT

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 THE NEWS

  • DJ Tony De Vit dies after collapsing on holiday due to complications with HIV.

  • 2 Step Garage takes over the charts and Ayia Napa is the new cubbing hotspot.

  • Fabio & Grooverider take up the Friday night 2am slot on Radio 1.

  • Ministry of Sound launches their own magazine.

  • Fatboy Slim hires Spike Jonze’s for the seminal video to “Praise You”

  • Artists like the Freestylers and Bentley Rhythm Ace introduce the new sound of FSUK to the scene

  • Danbert Nobacon of Chumbawamba pours a bucket of ice over UK Deputy Prime Minister John Prescott at the 1998 Brit Awards

  • Sash - Mysterious Times hit the number 1 spot in the singles charts

  • Cafe De Paris in London becomes the first club in the world to launch a credit card with a credit limit of up to £25,000

  • First public testing of Ecstasy in the UK outside The Fridge nightclub

  • Creamfields launches as a 1 day event in Winchester, Hampshire, with an audience of 25,000 people.

  • Steve Jackson is dismissed from Kiss 100.

  • Skint Records sign multi-million pound deal with Sony

  • Legendary Scottish techno night Slam at the Arches in Glasgow closes its doors shortly after its sixth birthday. Former guests included Daft Punk and Underworld.

  • Gatecrasher joins forces with Ministry of Sound for its first outdoor festival at Lotherton Hall in Leeds, also broadcast live on Radio 1

  • Choice FM becomes Galaxy Birmingham.

      Notable albums:

  • Fatboy Slim – You’ve Come a Long Way, Baby [Skint]

  • Massive Attack – Mezzanine [Virgin]

  • Paul Oakenfold – Tranceport [Kinetic, 1998) 

  • Boards of Canada - Music Has The Right To Children [Warp]

  • Air - Moon Safari [Source]

  • Beastie Boys - Hello Nasty

  • Gatecrasher Black

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 THE MUSIC 

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1. Paul Oakenfold 
2. Carl Cox 
3. Judge Jules 
4. Pete Tong 
5. Sasha 
6. Paul van Dyk 
7. John Digweed 
8. Tall Paul 
9. Danny Rampling 
10. Seb Fontaine 
11. Gordon Kaye 
12. Tony De Vit 
13. Danny Tenaglia 
14. Masters At Work 
15. Roger Sanchez 
16. Norman Cook 
17. Boy George 
18. Sonique 
19. Nick Warren 
20. David Morales 

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 THE DJS

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THE PRESS

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 THE PICTURES 

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 THE ARCHIVE

To The Manor Born, Hardwick Hall 1998

CLUBAVISION TV

GENRE

House

TYPE

YEAR

TV Show

1998

TAGS

clubavisiontv, Bobby & Steve, DJ Disciple

Metalheadz at Hanover Grand London, 1998

CLUBAVISION TV

GENRE

Drum & Bass, Jungle

TYPE

YEAR

TV Show

1998

TAGS

goldie, Andy C, RAM Records, clubavisiontv

Freedom At Bagleys, London 1998

CLUBAVISION TV

GENRE

House

TYPE

YEAR

TV Show

1998

TAGS

clubavisiontv, Bagleys, London, pete wardman

Cream Liverpool 6th Birthday 5/6/98

CLUBAVISION TV

GENRE

House

TYPE

YEAR

TV Show

1998

TAGS

Cream, Liverpool, boy george, alistair whitehead, clubavisiontv

Colours at The Arches, Glasgow 1998

CLUBAVISION TV

GENRE

House

TYPE

YEAR

TV Show

1998

TAGS

clubavisiontv, mark moore, John Digweed

Faithless Interview - Sept 1998 CLUBAVISION TV

Faithless

GENRE

House, Progressive

TYPE

YEAR

TV Show

1998

TAGS

Sister Bliss, clubavisiontv

Progress in Derby 1998 - CLUBAVISION TV

CLUBAVISION TV

GENRE

TYPE

YEAR

TV Show

1998

TAGS

Jeremy Healy

Back II Basics 7th Birthday 1998 - CLUBAVISION TV

CLUBAVISION TV

GENRE

House

TYPE

YEAR

TV SHOW

1998

TAGS

clubavisiontv, Dave Beer, Back II Basics, Leeds