Category Archives: CLEVELAND CITY

From This Moment On

Rhyme Time Productions
“From This Moment On”
1994 Cleveland City Records (UK)
CLECD 13016

01 From This Moment On (7″ Edit)
02 From This Moment On (Vocal House Mix)
03 From This Moment On (Dub 4 Club)
04 From This Moment On (Detroit Mix)
05 From This Moment On (Original)

Caroline Abbey and Caroline Hall recorded as Rhyme Time Productions and Direct 2 Disc for Cleveland City Records in the early-1990s. Featuring vocals by Anna Dale, “From This Moment On” was the team’s second single as Rhyme Time Productions.

Stay [Tonight]


01 Stay (Radio Mix)
02 Stay (7″ Epic Dance Mix)
03 Stay (Original Dance Mix)
04 Stay (Full Epic 12″ Mix)
05 Stay (Nu Energy Mix)

INFO > Vocalist Beverley Reppion recorded her lone, 1994 artist single as Isha-D. “Stay” was co-written and produced by Phil Coxon; the second issue includes Chris & James’ epic house makeover.

Tony Di Bart – The Real Thing

Tony Di Bart
“The Real Thing”
1994 Cleveland City Blues (UK)
CCBCD 15001 (R)

01. The Real Thing (New 7″ Dance)
02. The Real Thing (New 7″ Radio)
03. The Real Thing (New 12″ Dance)
04. The Real Thing (Original 12″ Dance)
05. The Real Thing (12″ Dub Mix)

INFO > British bathroom salesman turned pop singer Antonio Carmine Di Bartolomeo produced several singles and one album during the 1990s, but he’s best remembered for this 1994 UK Number 1. New mixes of “The Real Thing” by The Joy Brothers join the original 1993 versions by Rhyme Time Productions.

The Real Thing

Various Artists – Cleveland City Classics

Various Artists
“Cleveland City Classics”
2000 Cleveland City Records (UK)

1.01. Direct 2 Disc – Morning
1.02. Eve Gallagher – You Can Have It All (Rhyme Time Club Mix)
1.03. Retrakt – Do Without (House Mix)
1.04. Dig The New Breed – Who’s No. 1
1.05. Isha D – Stay (Chris & James Epic Mix)
1.06. DJ Tools – Ooh Yeah
1.07. Chubby Chunks – Testament One
1.08. Screen II – Hey Mr DJ (Dasilva & McCready Mix)
1.09. Rhyme Time Productions – You And Me (Dub)
1.10. Ideal – Hot (Full)

2.01. Taiko – Echo Drop (Hard)
2.02. Tony Di Bart – The Real Thing (Joy Brothers Mix)
2.03. Commission – Hold Your Head Up (Dub)
2.04. Eve Gallagher – Love Come Down (T-Empo Dark Secrets Mix)
2.05. Direct 2 Disc – Don’t Stop (Original Mix)
2.06. House Of 3-D – Real Love (Cotton Club Mix)
2.07. Thats-A-Noise – Livin’ My Life (Strictly Groovy Clubby Mix)
2.08. Minimal Funk – Turn It To The House (Future Shock Mix)
2.09. Commission – One Man (Full Club)
2.10. Moseph Cat – My Children

Cleveland City Classics (CD 1)
Cleveland City Classics (CD 2)

Various Artists – The Sound Of Cleveland City

Various Artists
“The Sound Of Cleveland City”
1994 Cleveland City Records (UK)

01. Chubby Chunks – Testament One
02. Direct 2 Disc – Don’t Stop (Original Mix)
03. B-Line – Herbal Hand
04. Direct 2 Disc – Excuse Me (Original Mix)
05. Dig The New Breed – Who’s No. 1
06. Screen II – Hey Mr. DJ (Stab Mix)
07. Tony Di Bart – The Real Thing (Joy Brothers 12″ Dance)
08. Direct 2 Disc – Morning
09. Alex Party – Saturday Night Party (Radio Edit)
10. B-Line – Cast
11. TST Fever Posse – Drive In One
12. Rhyme Time Productions – Swing Man

Limited Edition Bonus CD

01. Screen II – Hey Mr. DJ (Dasilva & McCready Mix)
02. Thunder – Eye To Eye
03. Direct 2 Disc – Don’t Stop (UK Heavy Dub)
04. Coda – Livin Large
05. DJ Tools & Co. – Ooh Yeah

INFO > Cleveland City Records evolved from Wolverhampton-based dance specialty shop, Ruby Red Records, set up by Mike Evans in 1972. The house-friendly imprint was active for 10 years between 1993 and 2003, and operated several sublabels, including: AJS, Blue Swan, Cleveland City Blues, Consolidated, and Freeflow.