On Sunday 11th March, Needs will partner up with UN Women to host an event to campaign for gender equality featuring a full day of panels and discussions plus evening DJ performances from Peggy Gou, Jackmaster, Needs label founder Bobby Pleasure and a special guest.
HeForShe London Arts week presents initiatives from the creative world in the hope that equality can be found within the industry. This intimate, not-for-profit event at Oval Space aims to raise funds for the cause.
DGTL Amsterdam has announced the artists set to provide the vibes at the NDSM Docklands over Easter weekend 2018. Jeff Mills, Eats Everything, Jackmaster, Honey Dijon and Recondite are among those on the line-up.
Dax J, DVS1, Maya Jane Coles, Hot Since 82, Laurent Garnier, Floating Points, Maceo Plex, Tale of Us, Âme II Âme, Amelie Lens, CC: Disco! and Damian Lazarus are also stand-outs among the 70+ artists set to perform 30th March through 1st April 2018.
Artwork has been tapped as the first XOYO resident of 2018. His three-month residency, dubbed ’13 Works of Art', runs 5th January through 30th March 2018.
“I never thought I’d actually get to do this… Actually, it was the plan all along,” shares Artwork of the opportunity.
A DJ since the age of 13 and son of one of Glasgow’s longest-serving house/disco selectors, Jasper James has classy dance music deeply embedded in his DNA. After expanding his mind at Glastonbury this year and with gigs at Horizon Festival, CircoLoco and even as far as Australia and Shanghai on the boil — not forgetting DJ Mag Sessions in Birmingham alongside his close pal and cover-star Jackmaster this month — Jasper James is no longer living in his father’s shadow, he’s doing the dancefloor damage on his own terms...
Jackmaster has hit the big league in recent times. The DJ who started out in Glasgow has now made a name for himself worldwide, yet with those international tours has come assorted pressures and temptations. DJ Mag follows the Numbers boss from Glasgow to Glasto to hear about his unstoppable rise....
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Jackmaster is set to play the next DJ Mag Sessions party on Friday 18th August at The Rainbow Venues in Birmingham.
We'll be putting the huge Digbeth address to good use, with a strong Scottish contingent set for Martin Audio-equipped room, The Blackbox, where Jackmaster is joined by expert spinner and long-time pal, Jasper James.
Glastonbury has revealed its full 2017 line-up, as well as reveal the event’s daily schedule, three weeks ahead of the renowned Worthy Farm event which runs from 21st to 25th June.
FROM? KARRATHA, WESTERN AUSTRALIA
SOUNDS LIKE? ANTAL, MR BONGO, JACKMASTER
THREE TUNES? FIRST TUNES COMING MAY 2017
Miami Music Week kicked off in style last week, with thousands of electronic music lovers descending on the Florida city.
Check out our review of events below, as well as 31 insanely amazing photos from the week.
Action for the DJ Mag crew begins on Tuesday evening with Doorly & Friends at the 1 Hotel Rooftop, which involves some nifty back-to-back action with Skream, Kolsch and Solardo.