SATURDAY MATINÉE: House Music, According To Chicago News In 1986

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Still in its infancy, house music made it onto Chicago TV news in 1986. Here’s what they thought.

House music has come a long way since its creation back in the early-to-mid 80s and in 1986, it made the news in Chicago. The item features house greats such as Steve “Silk” Hurley and Farley “Jackmaster” Funk. It’s especially nice to see Top Of The Tops were hyped for the genre so early on, as was the rest of Europe due to the continents influence on the genre.

Stream it below.

(via Create Digital Music)

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Luke Davis is a music producer and editor of music blog Sampleface. In his spare time, he enjoys watching tennis and football and reading.