'Hackney Parrot' starlet to start Residency
Best of British Breakthrough Producer nominee Tessela has called up by Radio 1 for a Residency show, the slot previously known as In New DJs...
BBC Radio 1 dance veteran honoured in new year’s list
A piece of news you may have missed over the festive period is that long-standing Radio 1 dance chief Pete Tong was made an MBE...
Second single from debut album
Avicii premiered the second single from his debut album on Pete Tong's Radio One show on Friday night.
Following the phenomenal success of first single...
Future house icon takes to the decks
Last night, Noir took to the Essential Mix decks for an exclusive two hour mix. The Danish DJ, producer and owner of the Noir Music imprint has helped to push real house music back into the mainstream consciousness over the last couple of years. This is the first time he has recorded an essential mix.
Three hour mix from trance goliath
Speaking about the mix, Armin said "'With the current trend of giving DJ's only one hour slots at big festivals, I was extremely excited to hear Radio 1 wanted me to do a three hour set for a special Essential Mix. It's been a while since I did my last studio mix so I decided to make something special for you.
Download Defected man's debut Radio One Essential Mix
2010 was the year of the 'Coma Cat' and 2013 is the Chinese Year of the Snake, so it's safe to say we're on for another year of the Tensnake. He has just delivered his debut Radio One: Essential Mix after all.
Including exclusive new Prydz material
Eric Prydz took to the Essential Mix controls last night for the 7th time.
He used the two hour mix to showcase exclusive new Pryda...
Hotly-tipped d&b don takes the EM controls!
The BBC Radio One 'Future Stars of 2013' continued last night as drum & bass noisemaker, Metrik took to the Essential Mix controls.
Pete Tong's Essential Selection
“Time is always my biggest battle,” states voice of the dance music nation, Pete Tong. “Finding the time to do it all and have the right head space to listen to so much music, you have to be on the case!” And he certainly was on the case again in 2012, picking up the DJ Mag gong for Best Radio Show for his tireless work on the Essential Selection each and every week.