ESG are one of the most important bands in dance music. Ever! Coming from New York at the beginning of the 1980’s ESG found themselves at the meeting point of three revolutions in music – House, Hip-Hop and Punk. Combining all three elements with their associations with Larry Levan and The Paradise Garage, Factory Records in England and sampled by everyone from Public Enemy to Q-Tip.
‘Moody’ is a prime example of what these guys are famous for, try and spot how many people sampled this track in particular!
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