Category Archives: Hardcore

Heavenly Hardcore (Dino Entertainment, 1992)

Review The fifth and final entry in the series, Heavenly Hardcore was released in March 1992. The CD version quickly established itself as a “getting ready to go out” disc for a brief period – most notably caned before the … Continue reading

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Essential Hardcore (Dino Entertainment, 1991)

Review Arriving just before the Christmas festivities of 1991, Essential Hardcore was marketed as containing “20 crucial dance cuts.” Setting the scene: The Love Decade’s cheesy So Real (Massive Mix); never a contender for Creation’s Keeping The Faith. After well-known … Continue reading

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Hardcore Ecstasy (Dino Entertainment, 1991)

Review Hardcore Ecstasy was released at the beginning of November 1991 – just before the usual Christmas compilation rush. One of the strongest in the series, its more obscure numbers are genuinely strong and somewhat dark in tone, which reflect … Continue reading

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