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GAME CHANGERS: DJ MARKY & XRS 'LK'

Our YouTube series telling the stories behind dance music's seminal tracks continues.

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We premiere the title track of Seb Wildblood's new EP

TENAGLIA MIXES THE NEXT BALANCE COMP

US music legend's first mix album for six years

RETURN TO THE SOURCE RETURNS

London psy-trance party celebrates its 21st birthday

KRYSTAL KLEAR DROPS FREE EP

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POINT BLANK TUTORIAL

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Part one of Point Blank’s new tutorial

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PLX-1000 available from late August

PIONEER REKORDBOX 3 UPDATE

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DANCE MUSIC FROM THE BEGINNING: PART TWO

Disco Sucks and the birth of house music

REVIEW: GLASTONBURY 2014

New world order

HIGH FIVE: AUGUST

We give you five of this months top nights
My Style - The Others - Dub Police

Alex from The Others has been in the game for a few years now. His first release on DP was in 2007 with a couple of great little tunes, 'Africa' and 'Ganja Man'. Now solo and still loyal to the Dub Police crew, his sound is a lot more polished, and this EP shows it. 'Voyager' keeps things bang up-to-date with trap influences that segue into a metallic dubstepper. 'Amazonia VIP' is all darkside swagger.

Beliefs - Voyage - Emcee Recordings

Label boss GQ clearly has a great ear for musicality, which is why he’s snapped up relative unknown producer Voyage before anyone else could get their mitts in. This is a modern roller decorated sparsely with techy metallic elements, and a soulful, confident vocal. What makes this tune particularly sophisticated is the heritage which oozes from within it. It doesn’t sound like a throwback, but more like a homage to years of jungle cultivation. 

Rattler - G.H.O.S.T - Goldman Records

New quartet G.H.O.S.T have gained immense support from DJs across the scene, being played regularly in club sets and securing airplay on nationwide radio stations. You’ve more than likely heard these tracks already, they’ve been in circulation for over a year. This roller is a fatty, with big weight bass at the bones of it. Understated bongos subtly lift the thaumaturgy vibe to a more tropical realm. 

Sticky Fingers (Lane 8 Remix) - Above & Beyond feat Alex Vargas - Anjunadeep

Lane 8 completely remakes Above & Beyond’s vocal trance anthem into a seductive deep house record with some gorgeous melodic flourishes. It’s perfect for those summer vibes, though some DJs might want to remove the questionable vocals altogether with a dub version.