Whether you call their music Dirty Dutch, the Dutch Sound or just Dutch house, the main players from Holland's house scene such as Afrojack, Chuckie and Sidney Samson couldn't be hotter right now. They're starting to work with gigantic US hip-hop/r&b stars via the ubiquitous David Guetta, but where did this scene come from and what is it - apart from geography - that binds the various players together?
After a life-changing epiphany at Nevada's Burning Man festival, dance music icon Carl Cox is back with a bang, with an incredible new two-CD mix for Global Underground, 'Black Rock Desert', sonically documenting his sand-swept experiences. DJmag discovers how the isolated desert festival has become his new creative muse…
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Steve Lawler and friends' US Viva Tour
Ibiza may be a small and perfectly formed island but with its many layers of hidden charms and nocturnal naughtiness it can be a tough little nut to crack properly. You need to in-the-know to properly smash it, but don't panic, with our 100 ways to smash Ibiza you're sure to get the most out of your holiday. Enjoy!
French electro team Justice are preparing for a full-scale assault on the USA. The hottest production team on Earth, they're going all out to win over hearts, minds and feet in the States, taking in the massive Ultra festival along the way. DJmag tracks them down to find out why the States is just the next stop in their campaign for world domination.
Electronic funk fiend, hip-hop beat maker and all round innovator Ge-Ology plays his first UK show on 6th February at London's Gramaphone, for 1 Xtra DJ Benji B's Deviation Sessions.
We chat to America's premier house DJ/producers Gabriel & Dresden
The centre of the clubbing universe, for such a little minx Ibiza certainly packs a lot of entertainment into its 571 square kilometers. Clubs, cave raves, beach bars, beaches... it's all here with so much more hidden pleasure beyond. Here's our guide to 50 things you must do while in Ibiza. Enjoy!