An extract from Terry Christian.


You’ve obviously travelled the world quite a bit where’s the best club you’ve ever been?

I’ve been quite a few places but I’m going to have to go for a place called the Bluenote in Derby. I had a radio show in Derby in the mid eighties and used to go their 2 or 3 times a week to the Bluenote. Paul Mason who went on to manage the Hacienda during its most infamous period was the manager at the time and it was a fantastic little club. It was a really cool little place with a great atmosphere and really good music, at the time I’d say the music there was better than the Hacienda. It had a back room where you could choose your own stuff on the juke box. Its still going strong today.

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