Out of all the subcultures that have come and gone, dance music had maybe the biggest impact on the styles, culture and politics of any. Whether it was in fields in the middle of North Antrim and Down, or how the scene lives on in today’s superclubs, dance music in Northern Ireland changed the way young people engaged with their own lives and with each other.
Below is a short film made for the Belfast Film Festival in 2020. We're working with Film Hub NI and Phil Kieran on expanding this to a feature film soundtracked by Phil to be toured in Northern Ireland in 2021.
If you have any archive material related to this time please get in touch – flyers, photos and in particular video footage or leads to TV pieces on the scene.