Disco

Last Autumn, the inaugural Liverpool Disco Festival landed in the Baltic Triangle with a vibrant weekend of undisputed hedonism and a passion for disco music. Now, as they join us on MD Radio, the disco aficionados bring a special monthly show focused on the genre that defined the 70’s and beyond.  A collaboration between Liverpool trendsetters, […]

The Wide Open crew are back on the Melodic Distraction airwaves, for a show filled with tropical dancefloor grooves and killer selections! Known for their notorious Bakery parties, the Wide Open crew consistently bring something new to the table. Whether kicking back to jazz at one of their garden soirees down at Buyers Club or […]

DJing in Liverpool and at festivals for over 7 years now, Impurity (formerly DJing under the alias Matty P) started off mixing the deeper side of dubstep around 9 years ago.   A few years later, he began to become more recognised for his tight drum&bass and jungle mixing at his Less Effect party and across the city. […]

Across The Board will see Rich Furness’ eclectic tastes cover all spectrums of dance music including techno, grime, jungle, garage, UK bass, disco and even gabber, as well as genres probably yet to be named. Rich Furness is a long standing veteran of the Liverpool dance music scene, and is most well-known for his residencies […]

The Archive fellas pack a far-reaching range of music, from ambient to post- dubstep, but always keep it dancable.  From obscure synth pop records found at the back of a stack in a record store, to the cutting edge of house & techno, (and a healthy dose of 90s UK garage) Archive are cutting a […]

Mouvement are the most recent party starters to make tracks in Liverpool, with seven events taking place throughout 2017. Quickly making a name for themselves in the disco and house club scenes, the Mouvement residents CASS, Max Myer and Bob McTigue hold down their own show.  Having guested on Chris Shennan’s Factotum show, it was about time that […]

An’ All That will showcase pretty much “all that”, with Joseph Kaye taking up residency on the last Sunday of the month.  After hosting the Anti Social Jazz Club show alongside ASJC Lee, Joe came to us wanting to host his own show and we were more than happy to provide that space for him. […]

Bolts stops by the studio once a month for his Songlines show, bringing an eclectic bag of sounds with a soulful undercurrent. Drawing from experience playing at various nights around the North West over the past decade, he’s developed a keen ear for captivating, enchanting music from a wide range of genres, with just as […]

Bernie Connor’s famed Sound of Music podcast comes to Melodic Distraction Radio…  In the middle of the 20th century, experimentalists cast aside conventional instruments and began to manipulate sound using electronic instruments and devices; a whole new universe of sound was discovered. As Bernie explains…there is a seamless line that runs from the tape manipulations […]

Tune in each month as Chris McBride tears through his heaving record collection to bring you some of the finest in funk and soul music. Chris has been supplying rare records to DJs and producers alike for many years. He also runs Choonz Inc Records – Liverpool’s best nu-soul label and has compiled many funk-soul […]


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