LAST NIGHT A DJ SAVED MY LIFE (LNADJ), the fundraising dance music charity, is organising a second national DJ competition this year. The first prize is to play a gig alongside Carl Cox at the House Of Commons this summer, and to kick-start your DJ career.
Famed techno festival Time Warp is lookin' huge — the German mega fest has just dropped its full 2016 line-up. Kicking off on Saturday 2nd April at Maimarkthalle Mannheim, the who's who of techno are set to spin, cue Richie Hawtin, Laurent Garnier, Carl Cox in a special B2B with Italian tech don Joseph Capriati and Ricardo Villalobos, plus a headline set from techno don, Sven Väth.
Three of house and techno's biggest names are set to unite for LWE's new party SIDEXSIDE later this year, kicking off at London's Tobacco Dock on 2nd April.
Carl Cox, Seth Troxler and Joris Voorn will host three rooms respectively on the day, with more DJs yet to be announced.
Expect forgotten classics, hidden treasures, guilty pleasures and epic collaborations from the three dance music legends — pre-sale tickets are up for grabs from 10am next Tuesday 12th January.
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Get your tissues at the ready! Carl Cox is ending his 15-year run as resident at Space Ibiza next year.
The news, which the DJ revealed exclusively to us in an interview, means that 2016 will surely see the biggest and best season yet, and tickets for the final chapter are going on sale soon.
The trailblazing selector, who recently told DJ Mag that he’d be hanging up his headphones and playing his last ever set at Space next year (and has been busy releasing turtles back into the wild) has revealed that he’s curating a new event which will be hitting the southern hemisphere in April 2016.
Carl Cox has announced that next year will be his last to play at Space Ibiza. Having enjoyed a legendary residency there for 14 consecutive years, he recently explained that he’ll be hanging up his headphones in the mega club in 2016.
Speaking to DJ Mag in a new interview in the run-up to the Top 100 poll, Cox revealed that, “Next year will be my last year at Space Ibiza, so please do not miss a single night if you can, very special line-ups for 15 weeks,” before adding, “Watch this space…”
Hannah Wants has had one hell of a year. She's held down slots on the White Isle, delighted fans at a slew of UK festivals plus released some bangin' tunes, and now she's set to light-up the Dutch capital at ADE next week.
In the lead up to her ADE set, where she'll spin at the Strictly Defected showcase with Andrea Oliva, Franky Rizardo, Hector Couto and more, we sat down with Miss Wants to find out what tunes are currently making her tick.
Old rave footage will never stop being fun to watch, and we’ve just stumbled upon this incredible one from classic ‘90s rave venue, Amnesia House at Donnington Park.
The 1992 video features some incredible dance moves (read: thrusting and body rolling), straight-up gurning and neon rave outfits, with a fresh-faced Carl Cox in a baseball jacket spinning Bizzare Inc’s ‘Playing With Knives’ to the packed-out crowd.