Various ‎– Maxi-Dancer Vol. 1 (German Vinyl LP)

A compilation of mostly US early dance stuff from 1983 and a bit of a groundbreaking selection of twelve inch cuts designed to infiltrate the European market. A mix of electro, Hi-NRG tracks and Disco

“Buffalo Gals” turns up in the extended version which jumps into “She’s Looking Like A Hobo” (another version of Buffalo Gals with more of an electro feel with scratching) American Fade cover The Hollies track in a bizarre mix of guitar links and camp disco beats with Betty Valentino distinct C&W vocals or Agnetha Faltskog from ABBA. Electro funk from Shock and it becomes a big party floor filler….superb! Divine returns to Hi-NRG with a basic Moroder bassline and that husky vocal on this classic track on a super long remix with extra cowbell.

Side 2 starts with some more electro by Indeep (they did “Last Night a DJ Saved My Life.”) with the chauvinistic “Boys Talk” We go into a Eurodance\ New Romantic sounding electro of One-Two-Three with “Runaway” (going into Human League territory in the end) Experimental-ism then arrives with the Patrick Cowley track (who worked alongside Hi-NRG legend Sylvester) a synth paradise with plenty of squelches and bleeps. The Jonzun Crew go more electro boogie disco with camp lyrics.

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Metronome ‎– 813 132-1SAM_6213

A1 Malcolm McLaren & The World’s Famous Supreme Team Buffalo Gals (Scratch Version) / She’s Looking Like A Hobo 6:45
A2 American Fade I’m Alive (Let’s Move On) 6:52
A3 Shock Nite Life 4:39
A4 Divine Shake It Up 9:28
B1 Indeep When Boys Talk 5:54
B2 One-Two-Three Runaway 5:18
B3 Patrick Cowley Goin’ Home 8:35
B4 Jonzun Crew Space Cowboy 5:36
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3 responses

  1. WOW! The stuff you find is amazing!!! Pretty random … love it!

  2. just checking: you wouldn’t by any chance have the “Rock And Hyde ‎– I Will” vinyl with the extended version
    https://www.discogs.com/Rock-And-Hyde-I-Will/master/174478

  3. Tnx.Do you have other parts?

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