They have also locked their biggest ever solo live show at Wembley Arena…
Get acquainted with Paris' breakthrough purveyor of relentless techno...
From: Paris, France
For Fans Of: Perc, Slam, Dax J
Three Tunes: 'Universe of 90s Techno Parties', ‘Strange Mind’ ‘Voltage'
Get acquainted with Croydon's beatsmith supreme, Deft...
From: Croydon, UK
For Fans Of: Stray, Commodo, Shlohmo
Three Tunes: ‘For Sudden’, ‘Around’, ‘Scope’
Words: Ben Hunter
Get acquainted with New York's bass innovator, Doctor Jeep...
From: New York City, NY, USA
For fans of: Fixate, Om Unit, Sam Binga
Three tunes: ‘Vault Of Glass’, ‘Dissociate’, ‘Press F’
DJ Fresh has had a life of vertiginous highs and crushing lows — from his time in drum & bass supergroup Bad Company, to having No.1 hit records, to battling health scares and cancer. Now he’s in a better place than ever, sober and balancing a career working in artificial intelligence systems with producing hit records for artists like Kylie Minogue. DJ Mag meets him to discover how he’s weathered the storm...
“We're like a bomb made out of different materials, ready to explode at every show.”
From: Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
For Fans Of: DJ Marfox, Ibibio Sound Machine, The Mauskovic Dance Band
Three Tunes: ‘Azo Toke’, ‘Malembe’, ‘Tokoliana’
WORDS: Katie Thomas
FROM: MANCHESTER, UK
FOR FANS OF: LITTLE SIMZ, ERYKAH BADU, LEVELZ
THREE TUNES: ‘URBAN JAZZ’, ‘SHADE’, ‘PAUSE’
From: Manchester, UK
For fans of: Little Simz, Erykah Badu, Levelz
Three tunes: ‘Urban Jazz’, ‘Shade’, ‘Pause’
Just some of the biggest tracks we heard at Coachella 2019...
Coachella celebrated its 20th anniversary this year with back-to-back weekends of sounds from the world’s best musicians and DJs. The 2019 roster of talent offered dance fans perhaps the festival's most comprehensive electronic music lineup to date, from mainstream bops to dubstep drops and indie-leaning grooves to techno thrashers. We've compiled a list of just some of the biggest tracks we heard at the festival...
Words: Jaime Sloane
A new crop of charity record labels has sprung up in the UK and France, donating their entire profitshare to worthy causes, and fighting poverty and inequality in the process...
A new crop of charity record labels has sprung up in the UK and France, donating their entire profitshare to worthy causes, and fighting poverty and inequality in the process. DJ Mag talks to the label owners, and asks whether dance music is doing enough to help those less fortunate...
Words: Matt Anniss
Get acquainted with the Los Angeles-based breakthrough producer...
From: Los Angeles, CA
Three tunes: ‘Hourglass’, ‘Right All Night’, ‘Like XO’
For fans of: Billy Kenny, Claude Vonstroke, Green Velvet