#98: Electro Tapes 1985: Vol.2

A C60 mixtape of Electro Funk and Hip hop 12″ vinyl that appeared in the Groove Electro Charts from March to mid April 1985. The Groove Electro Charts, compiled by Groove Records in Soho, London were the basis of pirate radio shows around the country, as well as Mike Allen’s Capital Radio Show.

Dance (remix) Egyptian Lover
Future Model 500
No UFOs Model 500
808 Beats (Club Mix) The Unknown DJ
Fresh Mess (Jam…Your Radio) The Knights of the Turntables
The Principles off Scratch / Scratch My backing Track (EDIT)
Mutant Rockers
It ain’t tough Arabian Prince
Juice The World Class Wreckin’ Cru
Five Minutes of Funk Whodini
Rap-O-Matic Rap (Moron Mix Edit) Dumb Guys
Street Girl Spoonie Gee
Killers Ice T and Dave Storrs
Waiting for Your Love (instrumental) Sweet “G”
I need a Beat LL Cool J
Larry’s Dance Theme (Tribute To The Electric Boogiers) Grandmaster Flash
Classical Scratch Mutant Rockers
Roxanne Roxanne UTFO & Full Force
Life is a Ghetto (Vocal and instrumental) Dr Freshh
Sounds Of The Mic Gifted 4
Brooklyn Style Choice MC
Going Down Ronnie Hudson & The Street People
Pump Me Up Grandmaster Melle Mel & The Furious Five
First broadcast on 6th June 2021 on Radio Reverb 97.2FM+DAB, Brighton, UK, streaming on
The Groove Electro Charts referred to in this series can be found at the excellent website:

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