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EXCLUSIVE: FREE CITIZEN TRACK

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NOIR: A DARK HORSE

Dark horse Noir is entering the limelight. We got in touch to find out more...

PREMIERE: ALEX NIGGEMANN 'EARTH SYMPHONY'

Listen to the first track from Alex Niggemann's brilliant new EP...

YØU.R MOVE TO LARGER VENUE, WITH LUKE SOLOMON

Next Saturday 2nd August

EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE: NEW RONI SIZE TRACK

Bristol junglist gives us first play of ‘Final Day’
POINT BLANK TUTORIAL

MIXING TUTORIAL IN ABLETON LIVE

Part one of Point Blank’s new tutorial

PIONEER LAUNCH VINYL TURNTABLE

PLX-1000 available from late August

PIONEER REKORDBOX 3 UPDATE

Pioneer launch new version of their RekordBox software...

DANCE MUSIC FROM THE BEGINNING: PART TWO

Disco Sucks and the birth of house music

REVIEW: GLASTONBURY 2014

New world order

HIGH FIVE: AUGUST

We give you five of this month's top nights
Between Heaven and the Deep Blue Sea - Mav - Scientific Recordings

We’re pretty sure we can hear dolphins but we’re not too sure how to feel about it. We’re all up for atmospheric tracks and yes, the EP is called 'Sounds of the Deep', but is it necessary to have actual dolphins?  The drum patterning is great and the bass is gloriously warm, but… those dolphins!

Sense of You EP - Jay West & Manuel Sahagun feat Cody ChesnuTT - Klangkultur Schallplatten

Cody ChestnuTT (basically the reincarnation of Marvin Gaye) proffers a joyously brassy love song in his version of his own track 'Til I Met Thee', released back in 2012, a treatise on life being a bit of a waste of time until the right person comes along. Here, Argentineans Jay West and Manuel Sahagun transform it — well, snippets of his transcendent vocal at least — into a mournful and magnificent house anthem of the most understated stripe. It will play your heartstrings like a banjo. The remixes, while able, have little hope of topping the original.

Only You (Alex H Remix) - James Lowndes & Paul Lowndes - Macarize

The original on Macarize was seductive enough to start with, though the remix from Alex H ups the stakes considerably with a bassline that’s blissfully deep, and a harmonic approach that smashes things into trancetastic territory.

Entrance - PMH - Finitude

Tresor resident Marcel Heese launches his label as PMH, a collaboration with Spanish producer P.E.A.R.L. ‘Entrance’ is a deep, swirling techno affair, steeped in the legacy of Chain Reaction’s cavernous dub and Function’s doubled-up claps. Sleeparchive provides a remix on the flip, but instead of his usual bleepy sound, he merely toughens up the kicks and adds an extra layer of jagged percussion that guarantees maximum impact.