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Trailblazers: electronic pioneers

Welcome to Trailblazers - presented by Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes. Each week they meet the people who defined a genre and hear the tracks that soundtracked their lives. Join Eddy (presenter on Virgin Radio and the man behind The Remix on Xfm/Soho Radio) and Nick (the man who set up XL Recordings, signed The Prodigy and launched Positiva Records) to hear stories that shaped the music we listen to. This week it's Norman Jay.

Tracks

S03E08: Nick Halkes
Nick Halkes joins Eddy Temple-Morris for the last episode. Welcome to Trailblazers - presented by Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes. Each week they meet the people who defined a genre and hear the tracks that soundtracked their lives. Join Eddy (presenter on Virgin Radio and the man behind The Remix on Xfm/Soho Radio) and Nick (the man who set up XL Recordings, signed The Prodigy and launched Positiva Records) to hear stories that shaped the music we listen to. This week it's Nick Halkes!
141:47 08/19/2020
S03E07: Trevor Horn
Trevor Horn joins presenters Nick Halkes and Eddy Temple-Morris for the 7th episode. Welcome to Trailblazers - presented by Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes. Each week they meet the people who defined a genre and hear the tracks that soundtracked their lives. Join Eddy (presenter on Virgin Radio and the man behind The Remix on Xfm/Soho Radio) and Nick (the man who set up XL Recordings, signed The Prodigy and launched Positiva Records) to hear stories that shaped the music we listen to. This week it's Trevor Horn.
98:18 08/12/2020
S03E06: DJ Fresh
DJ Fresh joins presenters Nick Halkes and Eddy Temple-Morris for this episode. Welcome to Trailblazers - presented by Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes. Each week they meet the people who defined a genre and hear the tracks that soundtracked their lives. Join Eddy (presenter on Virgin Radio and the man behind The Remix on Xfm/Soho Radio) and Nick (the man who set up XL Recordings, signed The Prodigy and launched Positiva Records) to hear stories that shaped the music we listen to. This week it's DJ Fresh.
134:29 08/05/2020
S03E05: James Lavelle
James Lavelle joins presenters Nick Halkes and Eddy Temple-Morris for the fifth episode. Welcome to Trailblazers - presented by Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes. Each week they meet the people who defined a genre and hear the tracks that soundtracked their lives. Join Eddy (presenter on Virgin Radio and the man behind The Remix on Xfm/Soho Radio) and Nick (the man who set up XL Recordings, signed The Prodigy and launched Positiva Records) to hear stories that shaped the music we listen to. This week it's James Lavelle.
102:20 07/30/2020
S03E04: MJ Cole
MJ Cole joins presenters Nick Halkes and Eddy Temple-Morris for the fourth episode. Welcome to Trailblazers - presented by Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes. Each week they meet the people who defined a genre and hear the tracks that soundtracked their lives. Join Eddy (presenter on Virgin Radio and the man behind The Remix on Xfm/Soho Radio) and Nick (the man who set up XL Recordings, signed The Prodigy and launched Positiva Records) to hear stories that shaped the music we listen to. This week it's MJ Cole.
79:20 07/22/2020
S03E03: Arthur Baker
Arthur Baker joins presenters Nick Halkes and Eddy Temple-Morris for the third episode. Welcome to Trailblazers - presented by Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes. Each week they meet the people who defined a genre and hear the tracks that soundtracked their lives. Join Eddy (presenter on Virgin Radio and the man behind The Remix on Xfm/Soho Radio) and Nick (the man who set up XL Recordings, signed The Prodigy and launched Positiva Records) to hear stories that shaped the music we listen to. This week it's Arthur Baker.
94:23 07/15/2020
S03E02: Justice
Xavier de Rosnay from Justice joins presenters Nick Halkes and Eddy Temple-Morris for the second episode. Welcome to Trailblazers - presented by Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes. Each week they meet the people who defined a genre and hear the tracks that soundtracked their lives. Join Eddy (presenter on Virgin Radio and the man behind The Remix on Xfm/Soho Radio) and Nick (the man who set up XL Recordings, signed The Prodigy and launched Positiva Records) to hear stories that shaped the music we listen to. This week it's Xavier de Rosnay from duo Justice.
95:39 07/08/2020
S03E01: Norman Jay
Norman Jay MBE joins presenters Nick Halkes and Eddy Temple-Morris for the first episode. Welcome to Trailblazers - presented by Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes. Each week they meet the people who defined a genre and hear the tracks that soundtracked their lives. Join Eddy (presenter on Virgin Radio and the man behind The Remix on Xfm/Soho Radio) and Nick (the man who set up XL Recordings, signed The Prodigy and launched Positiva Records) to hear stories that shaped the music we listen to. This week it's Norman Jay.
96:42 07/01/2020
Trailblazers: Best of 2018
Listen back to a selection of our favourite moments of Trailblazers in 2018. What a year it has been!
110:42 12/20/2018
S02E05: Tom Middleton
Nick & Eddy sit down for a cosmic journey with sound-academic and Aphex Twin collaborator Tom Middleton. Welcome to Trailblazers - the definitive history of electronica with Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes. Each week we meet the people who defined the genre and hear the tracks that soundtracked their lives. Join Eddy (presenter on Virgin Radio and the man behind The Remix on Xfm/Soho Radio) and Nick (the man who set up XL Recordings, signed The Prodigy and launched Positiva Records) to hear the stories that shaped the music we listen to. This week it's Tom Middleton.
110:22 12/04/2018
S02E04: Paul van Dyk
Nick & Eddy sit down with one of the first true superstar DJs, Paul van Dyk.
73:20 11/27/2018
S02E03: Stephen Mallinder
Nick & Eddy sit down with Cabaret Voltaire’s Mal to discuss emptying pubs with jukeboxes, looking for contrasts and future plans.
64:20 11/20/2018
S02E01 - Paul Oakenfold
The legendary Trance producer talks about extraordinary locations to DJ, music production and mullets!
101:03 11/13/2018
S02E02 - David Rodigan
A unique conversation with Reggae selector David Rodigan, looking back at half a century of DJing.
91:43 11/13/2018
S01E10 - Renaat Vandepapeliere
The man who signed Aphex Twin and redefined dance with R&S records joins Eddy and Nick to pick the tracks that soundtracked his trailblazing careerFor bonus material head to https://www.deezer.com/channels/electronic
83:59 06/27/2018
S01E09 - DJ Zinc
He invented Crackhouse, is a breaks and d'n'b legend and is a DJ extraordinaire. DJ Zinc joins Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes to pick the tracks that soundtracked his lifeFor bonus material head to https://www.deezer.com/channels/electronic
92:49 06/20/2018
S01E08 - Tony Prince
The man who brought us DMC and Mixmag looks back on his days on Radio Caroline and more. Hear the songs that soundtracked his journey as he blazed a trail in electronic musicFor bonus material head to https://www.deezer.com/channels/electronic
101:17 06/13/2018
S01E07 - Daniel Miller
The founder of Mute records joins Eddy and Nick to reflect on the musical moments that shaped his life and career as he helped shape the the electronica landscape.For bonus material head to https://www.deezer.com/channels/electronic
98:09 06/06/2018
S01E06 - Danny Rampling
He's conquered clubs, radio, TV and film - superstar DJ Danny Rampling joins Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes to share the stories and tracks that sum up his lifeFor bonus material head to https://www.deezer.com/channels/electronic
77:50 05/30/2018
S01E05 - Mike Pickering
The man who brought us M People and signed Calvin Harris and Kasabian joins Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes to pick the tunes that soundtracked his life and remember the pivotal moments.For bonus material head to https://www.deezer.com/channels/electronic
96:55 05/23/2018
S01E04 - Goldie
Musical pioneer, graffiti artist, actor - join Eddy and Nick as they journey back with Goldie to explore his career and the songs that soundtracked his life.
79:13 05/16/2018
S01E03 - Mary Anne Hobbs
The award-winning broadcaster takes Eddy and Nick back to her days starting out as a journalist, reflects on the influence of David Bowie and remembers the genesis of Dubstep.
85:07 05/09/2018
S01E02 - Norman Cook aka Fatboy Slim
Eddy and Nick travel to Brighton to meet Norman Cook. As well a routing through his record box they look back over his time in the Housemartins, his early years as a DJ and those epic Big Beach Boutique shows.
78:39 05/02/2018
S01E01 - Gary Numan
Welcome to Trailblazers - the definitive history of electronica with Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes. Each week we'll be meeting the people who defined the genre and hear the tracks that soundtracked their lives. In the first episode Nick and Eddy are joined by the legendary Gary Numan to look back at the making on electronica's most defining songs, explore coping with depression and to listen to the tracks that have soundtracked Gary's life.
100:04 04/25/2018
Introducing Trailblazers
Welcome to Trailblazers - the definitive history of electronica with Eddy Temple-Morris and Nick Halkes. Each week we'll be meeting the people who defined the genre and hear the tracks that soundtracked their lives.Season 1 starts on April 25.
01:22 04/17/2018