great article in the guardian about the acid house track “stakker humanoid” that got the charts:) remember I was hangin` out with my boyfriend at the time in black light and the crazy video was doing it`s thing… xx k.
A feature for the Guardian to mark the 25 year anniversary of the first credible UK acid house record to hit the mainstream, Stakker Humanoid.
The story features an extensive interview with Brian Dougans the track’s creator. Also featured are interviews with unlikely early champions of the record, ex Radio 1 DJ Bruno Brookes and Pete Waterman who explains the back story behind this legendary piece of footage from TV programme The Hitman & Her http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMSap7ZbJA0
Stakker Humanoid was produced by Brian Dougans who would later go on to form Future Sound of London with Garry Cobain. The record reached number 17 in the UK charts, becoming the first credible UK acid house record to cross over into the mainstream.
Read my feature for the Guardian marking the 25th anniversary of Stakker Humanoid, featuring interviews with Dougans and the records’ unexpected early champions Bruno Brookes and Pete Waterman.