Electro Slash Disco: 80's Underground Dancefloor Sounds, Vol. 1

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All Music Guide - Rob Theakston
With a name like Electro Slash Disco for a compilation, it could be safely presumed that this is another budget-line compilation filled out with maybe one or two synth pop hits that are instantly familiar, with the remainder consisting of filler and material best forgotten. This time around, the assumption would be fairly inaccurate, as Koch does an outstanding job of assembling a 14-song session of underground dance hits that are worthy of the title "classics." The are some obscure numbers here to be sure, but for every Nick Straker Band track there's a Yaz or Afrika Bambaataa hit to finely balance it out. Other contributions from Klein + M.B.O., Dominatrix, and Konk ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Rob Theakston
With a name like Electro Slash Disco for a compilation, it could be safely presumed that this is another budget-line compilation filled out with maybe one or two synth pop hits that are instantly familiar, with the remainder consisting of filler and material best forgotten. This time around, the assumption would be fairly inaccurate, as Koch does an outstanding job of assembling a 14-song session of underground dance hits that are worthy of the title "classics." The are some obscure numbers here to be sure, but for every Nick Straker Band track there's a Yaz or Afrika Bambaataa hit to finely balance it out. Other contributions from Klein + M.B.O., Dominatrix, and Konk fill things out nicely, and make this a welcome addition to the many other enjoyable reissue dance compilations on the market.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/7/2006
  • Label: Koch Records
  • UPC: 099923999720
  • Catalog Number: 9997
  • Sales rank: 230,080

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Love Tempo (7:09)
  2. 2 Your Life - Konk (7:26)
  3. 3 Walking on Sunshine (4:52)
  4. 4 You Don't Know (8:20)
  5. 5 Hot Music - Soho (5:07)
  6. 6 Dirty Talk (3:48)
  7. 7 The Dominatrix Sleeps Tonight - Dominatrix (3:33)
  8. 8 Looking for the Perfect Beat (4:32)
  9. 9 War Dance (9:06)
  10. 10 On the Grid - Lime (5:24)
  11. 11 Situation (2:25)
  12. 12 A Little Bit of Jazz (5:22)
  13. 13 Pack Jam (Look Out for the OVC) (4:30)
  14. 14 Play at Your Own Risk (4:23)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Gino Soccio Composer
Vince Clarke Composer
Andrzej Gierus Composer
Eddy Grant Composer
Bob Perry Creative Development
Denis LePage Composer
Rodney Bakerr Composer
Stuart Argabright Composer
Aasim Composer
Emmanuel Harent Creative Development
Robbie "DJ Gerald McBoing Boing" Busch Liner Notes
Bob Frank Executive Producer
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