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The Best Stories to Watch During Twitch’s Absurdly Ginormous Classic Doctor Who Marathon

Today, Twitch begins a seven-week endurance run/celebration of all things old-school Doctor Who, live streaming over 500 episodes worth of adventures in Time and Space. Unless you happen to have seven weeks of free time starting imminently (in which case, I envy you), you likely can’t sit down and watch all of it. So…Read more… […]

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The BBC x adidas NMD Hu Trail Heart Mind Will Be Releasing In October

Set to drop sometime during the month of October, today we get a detailed look at the BBC x adidas NMD Hu Trail Heart Mind. Said to be a part of a collection both brands will be collaborating on, the BBC x adidas NMD Hu Trail Heart Mind is covered with bright hues consisting of red, yellow, […]

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Download Over 16,000 Free Sound Effects From This BBC Archive 

Here’s the bad news: If you’re an aspiring sound designer or you’re looking for some random noise to insert into a big project you’re working on, the BBC’s new archive of more than 16,000 free sound effects won’t help you much. They’re all bound by a RemArc licence that prohibits using these files in commercial […]

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Download now: BBC offers free download of its expansive sound FX archive

BBC’s sound FX archive has gone free. Comprised of more than 16,000 samples collected over time, and profuse in foley and soundscape files, the audio archive is now free to download. The archive arrives under RemArc Licensing, meaning that the files can only be used for research, or educational and personal projects. Those interested in […]

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Lane 8 reveals horde of new music in his debut BBC Essential Mix

Daniel Goldstein, better known as Lane 8, took to BBC’s Radio 1 Essential Mix to heighten an already watershed year in the producer’s career. The two hour deep/melodic house mix is nothing short of a transcendent expedition through Lane 8’s past, present, and future. Despite his recent album release, Lane 8 showers the listener with […]

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A legendary debut: Relive Avicii’s incredible first Essential Mix

The electronic music world was blindsided April 20 upon learning that Tim Bergling, better known as Avicii, was found dead in Muscat, Oman at just 28-years-old. Winner of two MTV Music Awards and recipient of multiple Grammy nominations, the Swedish DJ and producer left an indelible mark on dance music. In 2010, as a 21-year-old […]

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How middle-aged DJs keep up

Sometimes bad news seems to come in waves. Just last summer, a rather unfortunate piece of information for anyone born before the 80s began to make its way around the internet. A study carried out by Currys PC World suggested that individuals 37 or older may want to think twice about their nights out of clubbing. […]

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Peggy Gou makes dynamic Essential Mix debut

Berlin-based Korean DJ Peggy Gou wanted to the be the first female Korean DJ to play Berghain. Now, having more than exceeded her goal, Gou’s become the first female Korean DJ to play BBC Radio 1‘s Essential Mix, and she’s not showing any signs of stalling her meteoric rise to stardom anytime soon. A dynamic testament […]

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Peggy Gou makes dynamic Essential Mix debut

Berlin-based Korean DJ Peggy Gou wanted to the be the first female Korean DJ to play Berghain. Now, having more than exceeded her goal, Gou’s become the first female Korean DJ to play BBC Radio 1‘s Essential Mix, and she’s not showing any signs of stalling her meteoric rise to stardom anytime soon. A dynamic testament […]

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Premiere: Yotto – Chemicals

Yotto, real name Otto Yliperttula, continues to build on his impressive list of achievements. He’s made a return to Joris Voorn’s Green imprint to release the double A-side Chemicals / Second Life EP.  Though the artist debuted on Green last year with “Marisa” — named an Essential New Tune on BBC Radio 1 by the emotive dance virtuoso Kölsch […]

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Detailed Images Of The BBC x adidas NMD Hu Trail Heart Mind Sample

Details about a BBC x adidas NMD Hu Trail Heart Mind releasing this year were leaked in January and now we have detailed images of that upcoming silhouette. The two brands have a collection planned as well, but this pair featured is covered with bright hues consisting of red, yellow, navy and white. While this […]

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Groove & love are at a high in The Black Madonna’s second BBC Radio 1 residency installment

The Black Madonna — or as many know her, “the riot girrrl” of dance music — has dropped by the BBC Radio 1 decks and served up her second residency installment. In just over an hour Marea Stamper delights in a beautiful amalgamation of funk, disco, soul, electro, and Italo. Stamper’s in excellent form behind the decks, hinting […]

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Charlotte de Witte solidifies meteoric rise in rousing Essential Mix debut

The quickly ascending Belgian stalwart and Fuse resident Charlotte de Witte made her rousing Essential Mix debut February 10. De Witte’s imbued her signature deep and meandering melancholy into the mix, where she dives deep into the bellows of the most uncompromising techno trenches. The mix is a steady, galvanizing slow-burn. As its energy snakes beneath minimal beats […]

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This Awesome Camera Setup Captured Incredible High-Def Footage Of A Cheetah Sprinting

If you’ve been following along with the BBC’s Natural History Unit, most notably for the Blue Planet II and Planet Earth II documentaries, one of your token reactions probably was, “How in the hell did they film that?” Well, in the case of the unit’s newest documentary, Big Cats, sometimes the crew uses little…Read more… Continue […]

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BBC x adidas NMD Hu Trail Heart Mind Releasing In October

Billionaire Boys Club has an exclusive adidas NMD Hu Trail releasing later this fall, and it’s previewed with this BBC x adidas NMD Hu Trail Heart Mind edition. The two brands have a collection planned as well, but this pair featured is detailed with bright hues consisting of red, yellow, navy and white. Other details […]

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James Blake gets experimental on first track in two years, ‘If The Car Besides You Moves Ahead’

James Blake officially began his BBC Radio 1 Residency and ended his debut show by sharing a brand new track.“If The Car Beside You Moves Ahead” is Blake’s first solo track in two years. An avant-garde shift into sonic oblivion, proving Blake’s undoubtedly at new experimental height. The track’s accompanied by a gorgeous new video directed by Alex Brown […]

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Palms Trax makes rousing Essential Mix debut

Cheekily dubbed as the west country-born, Berlin-based underground star by BBC‘s Pete Tong, Palms Trax has finally made his debut in the Essential Mix DJ booth.Real name Jay Donaldson, Palms Trax’ ubiquity in the dance world is becoming increasingly deserved as time carries on. He has bold sonic inclinations and an unabashed M.O. where he moves between […]

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MUST LISTEN: The Black Madonna makes her stunning BBC Radio 1 residency debut

The “riot girrrl” of dance music, The Black Madonna, has made her 2018 BBC Radio 1 residency debut.Marea Stamper kicked off her residency with zeal, digging into the crates and serving up an archetypically Black Madonna array of deeper cuts from the likes of Talamanca System, Detroit’s Parliament, and the groove-God Kiki Gyan.It’s going to be a […]

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