I must confess ‘Madchester’, the Hacienda and the E scene left me cold at the time. I was too old: born in 1966 and married in 1989- even though I lived close by (Oldham), it could have been a million miles away.
As a result, I am only retrospectively rediscovering music of that era.
I have been gradually getting into this album. I could have put the obvious on (Movin’ on Up: which I have recommended for 2 weddings to no avail...), but instead, I’ll go for this:-
..it is pretty hard to do a Hacienda groove style dance when you are driving at 60mph moorland roads though….