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’
The latest and greatest DJs and producers rising to the top this month...
The latest and greatest DJs and producers rising to the top this month. From hammering techno to trippy deep house, here's April 2019's list of upcoming talent you should be keeping track of...
One of the UK’s finest newbreed techno superstars chooses 10 cutting-edge records that keep him inspired...
One of the UK’s finest leading techno innovators, Daniel Avery, picks 10 cutting-edge tracks that have been keeping him inspired lately as part of our Take Ten series...