Tuesday, January 15, 2008

Energy Flash by Simon Reynolds: Extended Mix 2008

Joey Beltram: 'Energy Flash' (1990)

We interrupt our regularly scheduled programming to give you this commercial announcement...

Energy Flash: A Journey Through Rave Music and Dance Culture by Simon Reynolds is rereleased next month in expanded and updated form.

With six extra chapters and 40 thousand new words, the remixed Energy Flash--a.k.a. Generation Ecstasy--takes in developments in dance music in the decade since its original 1998 publication: the trance resurgence, 2step garage, the nu-Eighties electro sound, microhouse, grime, breakcore, dubstep...

Further information: http://energyflashinfohype.blogspot.com/

UK press enquiries and review copies: Dusty Miller, Picador/Macmillan