David Mancuso

David Mancuso is the DJ and creator of the Loft parties in New York. He discusses with all about the Loft experience. Background on the formation of the New York Record Pool and the dance music scene in the 1970s are all discussed. (b. October 20, 1944 - d. November 14, 2016)

Written by Bernard Lopez of



Steve Thompson

Steve Thompson is a Grammy winning songwriter, producer, arranger, mixer and remixer, who has worked with the likes of Madonna, Guns n' Roses, Wu Tang Clan, Whitney Houston, Blues Traveler, Metallica, Korn and others. In this interview with Bernard Lopez of, Steve Thompson describes his start as a DJ/remixer in the 1970s Disco era, New Wave/Alternative/DOR remixer for the like of Talk-Talk in the 1980s and his move to extensive producing and writing from the 1990s onward.