2 B Real
Some of the most important DJs in the development of the UK scene are children of the Windrush generation
Some of the most important DJs in the development of the UK scene are children of the Windrush generation. Revisit our 2018 feature that landed at the height of the Windrush scandal, and on the 70th anniversary of the Windrush ship arriving in the UK. Below DJ Mag's global editor, Carl Loben, talks to some of the black and mixed-race foundation DJs about their parents, racism, culture, and being pioneers in our beloved scene
High-energy club sounds and radiant percussion from Nina Las Vegas
On Cue is our flagship mix series, celebrating the pivotal DJs and producers whose influence has shaped the world of electronic music, both in their local scenes and beyond. This week, Nina Las Vegas steps up with an hour of high-energy club sounds and radiant percussion, and chats to Miriam Malek about authenticity, audience interaction, and adapting in strange times
One month down, 11 to go, with Honey Dijon's Full Fantasy, Hit & Run, and Timedance
One down, 11 to go, with Honey Dijon's Full Fantasy, Hit & Run at Mayfield, 5 Years of Timedance
DJ and producer Gage joins the roster at 2 B Real with a four-track ode to '90s dance. Hear the ethereal ambience and emotive synth work on B-side closer, 'Flags In The Rain'
Join us at The Steel Yard in December for the Best Of British Awards party
Shining a spotlight on the UK stars that fill the pages of our UK magazine each month
An hour of radiant, high-energy club sounds from Manchester's Anz as part of our Recognise series
Recognise is DJ Mag's monthly mix series, introducing artists we love that are bursting onto the global electronic music circuit. This month, we catch up with Manchester’s purveyor of radiant club sounds, Anz, to discuss her frenetic process, playing Panorama bar, and her landmark EP, ‘Invitation 2 Dance’
From ambience and R&B to house and garage, Local Action's Tom Lea delivers a superb mix from the label's versatile catalogue
Our monthly label showcase, The Sound Of, puts the focus on the imprints we love; outlets that are championing new artists, dropping key releases and driving their respective scenes. This month, we catch up with one of the most exciting labels in underground club culture, Local Action, whose founder, Tom Lea, delivers a definitive mix from its versatile catalogue
Bristol's S.P.Y. looks back to jungle for inspiration on his latest album
Bristol-based Brazilian S.P.Y has just made the album of his career by looking back to early jungle. But as he explains, his recreation of the classic UK sound went far deeper than most...
Pics: SARAH KOURY @ KOLAB
Live Pics: JAKE DAVIS @ HUNGRY VISUALS
For On Cue’s debut edition, Miami-born, NY-based DJ/producer Jubilee delivers a special Magic City mix...
On Cue is our newly relaunched flagship mix series, celebrating the pivotal DJs and producers whose influence has shaped the world of electronic music, both in their local scenes and beyond. For its debut edition, Miami-born, NY-based DJ/producer Jubilee delivers a special Magic City mix...