Article and images by Jonathan White
‘Ultra 90s’ returned by popular demand to the Crosville Club on Chester Street in Crewe on Friday 9th November 2018.
Ultra 90s is the UK’s first and only 90s dance tribute show. The band features vocalists, a keyboardist, a guitarist, and a drummer.
Musical genres covered during their two-hour set were dance anthems, club classics, old skool garage, house, happy hardcore, drum & bass and hip hop.
Their set recreated music by artists including Rhythm Is a Dancer by Snap!, Technotronic’s Pump Up the Jam, Beats International, Faithless, Robert Miles, Corona, 2 Unlimited, DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince, Vanilla Ice, MC Hammer, Daniel Bedingfield, Craig David, Livin’ Joy, Robin S, Ultrabeat, Urban Cookie Collective, Baby D and The Prodigy.
The concert reached a crescendo with N-Trance’s ‘Set You Free’.
The show was accompanied by video projections as well as a light and laser display.
There was also a DJ set preceding and following the show.
2018 is Ultra 90s tenth year of touring and they have performed alongside Chesney Hawkes, D:Ream, Damage, 911, East 17, Kelly Llorena, Livin’ Joy, N-Trance, Snap! and So Solid Crew.
Ultra 90s will return to the Crosville Club in 2019.