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BBC Radio 1 announces 2018 residencies will include The Black Madonna, TOKiMONSTA, Mura Masa & more

BBC Radio 1 has officially announced its 2018 weekly residency line-up, boasting some of dance music’s most sought-after acts “from the underground to the arena.”Radio 1’s Residency programming includes two shows each Thursday evening. In 2017, deadmau5, Eats Everything, Kölsch, Ninjatune’s Helena Hauff, Jessy Lanza, Metrik, and Will Atkinson dominated the airwaves.This coming year’s selects include The […]

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Bicep flex their sonic expertise in new Essential Mix

After churning out an innumerable number of classic house tracks under their unpredictable M.O., the Belfast-based Bicep found their niche, or perhaps a more aptly-categorized lack thereof. But such is what earns the Belfast-duo their wide acclaim in the dance realm. Considering the two began as prolific bloggers at their own site, Feel My Bicep, the very weaving of […]

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Good Morning Mix: Groove out with Detroit Swindle’s 2015 Essential Mix

Few acts are capable of breaking down the sonic barriers between jazz, disco, and deep house into a seamless sonic stream of consciousness like that of Detroit Swindle. The group, comprised of Lars Dales and Maarten Smeets, has been slinging out their Motown-leaning tunes for six years now. While it’s clear the pair is an […]

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deadmau5 unleashes complete track collection from BBC Radio 1 residency on Spotify

Deadmau5‘s struck an underground gold mine, and luckily, he’s happy to share the wealth.After an exciting string of announcements amidst the mau5’s final BBC Radio 1 residency show, the big cheese has thrilled fans with a more immediate gift. Fans of deadmau5’s radio show can relish in a complete collection of the music the artist […]

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deadmau5 stuns in BBC Radio 1 residency finale, confirms ‘new music, new tours, & a new show of some kind’ for 2018

“It’s a little weird…a little different…but we like it…,” deadmau5 coyly affirmed during his final BBC Radio 1 show, and while the virtuoso was referring to an eclectic tune by the likes of Holy U & Mariatti, the same phrase would hold true for the entirety of mau5’s show.Over the last 12 months, deadmau5’s taken over the airwaves […]

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Shigeto serves up chill, indie guest mix on BBC Radio 1Xtra: Listen

Back after his near four-year hiatus and fresh off the release of his new record, The New Monday, Detroit-hailing Shigeto stopped by BBC to deliver an especially chill mix. Jumping on the guest mix for Benji B’s BBC Radio 1Xtra, the Ghostly International artist has put together a lustrous, spellbinding live vinyl mix.Shigeto kicks things off with three new tracks from Archy Marshall, […]

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Listen: Diplo takes over BBC Radio 1

Mad Decent boss Diplo returned to his BBC Radio 1 slot over the weekend of October 13 with a heavy mix of hip-hop heaters.Although he recently called DJ culture “cheesy,” Diplo’s mix leaves no doubts as to his skills behind the decks.In his near two-hour segment, Diplo splices in some seriously hot tracks from the likes of DJ […]

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Listen: Diplo takes over BBC Radio 1

Mad Decent boss Diplo returned to his BBC Radio 1 slot over the weekend of October 13 with a heavy mix of hip-hop heaters.Although he recently called DJ culture “cheesy,” Diplo’s mix leaves no doubts as to his skills behind the decks.In his near two-hour segment, Diplo splices in some seriously hot tracks from the likes of DJ […]

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Nina Kraviz makes exquisitely evocative return on BBC Radio One’s Essential Mix [LISTEN]

Nina Kraviz made an exquisitely evocative return to BBC Radio One‘s Essential Mix this weekend — her first appearance on the program since her debut in 2012.Given the decorum of Kraviz, an expansive and revealing deliverance is to be expected. Naturally, Kraviz works on each and every of her artistic endeavors to solidify her vision of her label’s limitless potential. On […]

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Listen to Four Tet’s ethereal new mix on BBC’s ‘Late Junction’

Four Tet‘s new album is hitting internet platforms and airwaves on September 29. In preparation for New Energy’s arrival, the producer extraordinaire stopped by the BBC Radio 3 studio to deliver an hour and a half long exclusive mix that delved into his most eclectic record collection.Hebden described the mix as such: “I’ve specifically picked out things that […]

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Guy Gerber to perform live for the first time in years at Pete Tong’s Ibiza Classics US debut

Earlier this summer, the illustrious Pete Tong announced his critically acclaimed Ibiza Classics show was coming to Los Angeles’ Hollywood Bowl. Tong announced the indelible US debut would grace the city for one night only this November, employing the utmost of orchestral beauty by way of Jules Buckley and the Heritage Orchestra.Now, Tong has gone on to […]

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Guy Gerber to perform live for the first time in years at Pete Tong’s Ibiza Classics US debut

Earlier this summer, the illustrious Pete Tong announced his critically acclaimed Ibiza Classics show was coming to Los Angeles’ Hollywood Bowl. Tong announced the indelible US debut would grace the city for one night only this November, employing the utmost of orchestral beauty by way of Jules Buckley and the Heritage Orchestra.Now, Tong has gone on to […]

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The SANDALBOYZ x BBC Sandal Releases Globally On Saturday

Early last month SANDALBOYZ and Billionaire Boys Club released their first collaborative sandal exclusively at the Manhattan BBC flagship store. As expected, the collaboration sold out rather quickly. If you weren’t in New York at the time of the release or your plug didn’t come through, then you’re in luck because this upcoming Saturday, September […]

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Deadmau5 debuts epansive ninth installment of BBC Radio 1 Residency [Stream]

Deadmau5 has at last delivered his ninth installment of his monthly BBC Radio 1 residency mix. Continuing to serve up a savory slew of techno, tech house, and progressive house to the masses, his latest installment is an all-encompassing mix that delves deep into all three.Kicking off the mix, Zimmerman drops his most recent track […]

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Saudi Arabian singer arrested for dabbing at festival

Though authorities in Saudi Arabia have criminalized a popular dance move seen across the world, it didn’t stop one singer from doing it for all to see.After a video of singer Abdallah Al Shahani dabbing went viral, he was arrested at a music festival in Taif.The Interior Ministry’s National Commission for Combatting Drug Use banned the dab because of its […]

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SANDALBOYZ Joins Forces With BBC To Release A New Sandal Tomorrow

For their latest release, SANDALBOYZ  has linked up with Billionaire Boys Club (BBC) to drop a new sandal that is sure to appease to those of you that grew up in the early 2000s. The BBC x SANDALBOYZ collaboration sandal slides feature SANDALBOYZ signature EVA injected phylon mid-sole and outsole with a sand-color matched PU leather […]

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BBC announces The Biggest Weekend festival to be held in Glastonbury’s stead in 2018

BBC has announced that it will be holding a new festival series in 2018 called The Biggest Weekend that will take place in four sites across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.The BBC festival is said to be similar to Glastonbury Festival, which will not be held in 2018. Glastonbury Festival takes place on a working […]

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Drezo and Benzi split the difference on stellar ‘Diplo and Friends’ episode

Diplo recently lined up a special episode of his famed BBC Radio slot, Diplo & Friends, delivered by Drezo and one of show’s resident selectors, Benzi. Los Angeles-based producer Drezo, coming up as one of the brightest talents in the tech house scene, drops off an hour-long bout of his infectious club-primed sonics, while Benzi, widely known among […]

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Doctor Who Reminds Us Why the Cybermen Will Always Be Its Scariest Enemies

When asked about the scariest Doctor Who villains, fan have all sorts of responses. The Daleks are the go-to, but there’s new-era villains like the Weeping Angels, or everything from Autons to Zygons. But this week’s Doctor Who was a chilling reminder that there’s actually only one true answer, though: The Cybermen.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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