19th Fleet – Star Raid

Label: Midnight Sun RecordsReleased: 1985Format: 12″Country of Origin: USStyle: Electro 19th Fleet were actually the production duo of Kevin Calhoun (R.I.P.) and Matt Noble and this track was a result of their experimentation with sampling, synthesizers and drum machines. Not bad for a bit of ‘messing about’. The duo worked on a lot of hits of the time, helping to birth the Latin freestyle […]

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Dynamic Duo – Knights Of The Turntables

25 West Records (US) [TFW 1016] 1985 This was the debut release from Tommy Musto & Tommy Sozzi aka The Dynamic Duo and featured Sha-Quan (Shaquan) on vocals with legendary NYC techno/house DJ, Lenny Dee on the turntables. The concept of hip hop/electro meets the days of old was an idea from Matt Noble of 19th Fleet who went on […]

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Sha-Quan – Don’t Fess

Midnight Sun Records (US) [MSR 1001] 1985 Prior to 19th Fleet’s “Star Raid”, the duo of Matt Noble and Kevin Calhoun produced this, the debut solo track from Dave Perkins aka Sha-Quan. It featured DJ Louie Lou, who later appeared with T La Rock, and DJ Charlie C. Side A Don’t Fess (Vocal) [5:06] Side B Don’t Fess (Dub Version) […]

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