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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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MUST LISTEN: Carl Cox kicks off the 25th year of BBC Radio 1’s Essential Mix

The techno maven Carl Cox has served up the very first BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix of the year.Considering the show turns 25 this year, it’s fitting that Cox — who Pete Tong referred to as “one of the most legendary DJs in dance history” — served up the very first mix of the year.Cox’s first […]

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Good Morning Mix: Turn on the lights with Hammer’s Lights On Mix

BBC Radio 1‘s Monki is the underground tastemaker to trust.Between a healthy upbringing on Ibiza tunes from her mother, a gifting of hip-hop and garage tapes throughout her childhood from her uncle, and a hefty serving of dub and grime from her London hometown, it’s safe to say she knows her way behind the decks.Monki serves as a resident […]

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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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