Doctors Without Borders
London hip hop crew reveal 2013 line up
The Doctor's Orders have notoriously hosted the finest hip hop parties since 2005. Now in their eighth year they will once again be descending on the finest venues in London, Brighton and Manchester while celebrating their 250th show this year.
'Visions Vol. 1' is a globetrotting, genre-hopping affair
A new compilation is coming out on Duality Trax.
Founded by Belfast-based DJ and producer Holly Lester, the label will release 'Visions Vol. 1'...
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Marc Adamo & Tim Healey can't live without the Nord Modular
MARC: "I've been addicted to Nord Modulars since they first appeared back in 1997 and I've used them on every single track since then. The...
Vector Lovers can't live without his DR1 Drone synth
"WHEN I relocated to Berlin in 2006 I arrived with nothing more than a pair of headphones and a battered suitcase. With no studio and...
Stama from Erase Records can't live without his FabFilter Simplon.
"Every producer needs a wicked sounding filter in their plug-in folder, and they don't come much better than the ones from Fabfilter.
The Simplon, like...
Stream all new Altered Natives
Doctor Cockbloctopus is the psycho-squid alter ego of Danny Native, known to dancefloor degenerates as Altered Natives.
Top producer's must have kit
"I can't live without my Blackberry Voice Notes Recorder. I don't need to use it, I've got good microphones, and a little handheld digital recorder that I could record things on. And, actually, even the built-in mic on my laptop is probably better quality than my phone, but more and more, I find myself putting a few loops that I've recorded on the shitty, built-in voice recorder into a track, and realising that they make the track, bring it together somehow.
Professor Nutt's book on minimising harms of legal and illegal drugs
Since being sacked as chair of the government's Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs in 2009, Professor David Nutt has been a voice of...
Their Arturia Minimoog
I first came across the original hardware version in the 90's while doing a session with the guys from DOP. I'd been looking for a...
The Edirol V4 Video Mixer
"I resisted it for a while, but now the Edirol V4 video mixer is an integral part of my VJ set-up. With four source inputs...
Korg Legacy Collection is Orkidea's must-have kit
“Korg's Legacy collection features the virtual versions of MS-20, Mono/Poly, Wavestation, M1 and Polysix synthesisers — this is my favourite and most used piece of software, not least because of the brilliant MS-20 replica controller that shipped with the first part of the series.
Arp Solina String ensemble Synth
King DJ’s new album 'Let Me See You Feel' is out now on Bearfunk. DJ Mag wanted to know what he Can’t Live Without…
Audio Technica ATH-M50s headphones
Stevie Neale is the next young starlet about to take dancefloors by storm, her 'Obsessed' EP is due out this April on Week Of Wonders. Here he tells us about his essential studio kit.
His ETI 4600 modular synth.
The synth was an early creation of Trevor Marshall who went on to design the Fairlight.
"My one is unique; these synths where sold as...