The first and longest-running edition of all DJ Mag’s publications, our UK edition really is something special. With a focus on underground talent, original rave culture and top quality tunes, expect all the best international tech, club and festival news (Glastonbury, anyone?), plus meaty artist features and in-depth music reviews covering everything from grime to techno and back again.
Captained by long-standing journalist, editor and lecturer Carl Loben, this month (August) sees pithy chats with our cover star and Numbers bossman Jackmaster, alongside Nina Kraviz, Steffi, Paul Woolford, Carl Craig, Marc Romboy, Flying Lotus and Eric Prydz, plus shines a light on exciting new selectors like Anthony Fade, Nastia Reigel, YGT, Looky Looky and many more.
It’s available across the UK at all good news agents and magazine outlets right now — here’s 10 reasons why you shouldn’t wait to snap one up...
GOING ROGUE WITH JACKMASTER
We follow the Numbers boss Jackmaster from Glasgow to Glasto to hear about hitting the big league, battling the temptations of touring and dropping proper hardcore at DC-10.
Re-live the thrills and spills of the enormo Worthy Farm event with our eight-page Glastonbury special, featuring all the Block9 highlights, Sasha & John Digweed, Radiohead, Justice, Arcadia, Stormzy, The Jacksons and, err, Jeremy Corbyn. And no mud!
ELECTO MAGNETIC PULSE
The original electro sound has seeping back into techno sets. We instigate the four-four deviation of DJ Stingray, Helena Hauff, Nina Kraviz, Steffi, Paul Woolford and the new breed coming through...
RATED & SLATED
The most comprehensive electronic music reviews on the planet. 172 new releases reviewed by our team of experts from all the different genres — from disco to drum & bass, grime to trance, house to electro and beyond. There's albums and compilation reviews, too, including a whopping 9/10 for Maya Jane Coles' new one — read it here.
All the freshest acts bubbling to the surface in August, including Anthony Fade, Nastia Reigel, YGT, Looky Looky, Hannah Peel, and more, popping on your radar this month!
DJ Mag's Tech section shines a light on all the latest technological news and reviews in the DJ/producer world across 10 pages. Featuring Novation’s Ampify/Groovebox app, Denon DJ’s MC7000, East End Dubs on Pioneer DJ’s TORAIZ AS-1 and much, much more!
FLYING LOTUS ON HIS NEW FLICK
Read all about FlyLo’s new film, Kuso, in our exclusive interview with the cult leftfield beat-smith...
We talk to Carl Craig, Marc Romboy, Jules Buckley from the Heritage Orchestra and more about reconnecting electronic music with its classical past.
A PIECE OF PRYDZ
We’re granted a rare audience with ‘Pjanoo’ man Eric Prydz, who’s taken on his first ever Ibiza residency this summer...
ON THE FLOOR ROUND-UP
Find out the biggest and best club and festival news from around the globe with our trusted On The Floor section…