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EXCLUSIVE: SMOKIN’ JO CARNIVAL MIX

Downloadable mix arrives just in time for Carnival weekend

GET GUY GERBER & P.DIDDY’S ALBUM FOR FREE

'11 11' album available for free download via Beatport now

PREMIERE: TERRY HOOLIGAN MIX OF ‘PUSH PLAY’

Atomic Hooligan man mixes cuts from Sonia SOTO bass benefit comp

WAVEFORM PRINTS OF TOP DANCE TRACKS

Check out this artistic/electronic Kickstarter project here

APHEX TWIN ALBUM OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCED

Release date, artwork and tracklist revealed
POINT BLANK TUTORIAL

BRODANSE: BEHIND THE SCENES OF THEIR LIVE PERFORMANCE

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HIT THE ROAD, JACK

A handy USB Hub and a cool way to protect your Digital DJing accessories, this is the

NOVATION'S LAUNCH CONTROL XL

Check out the new performance video of Novation's Launch Control XL

TOP 100 DJS ESSENTIAL TUNES (6–10)

The tracks that helped define last year’s ranking

THE HYDRA RETURNS

London's most edgy club series returns with a fixed venue

PURE GARAGE LEGEND

We join ever bumping UK garage king DJ EZ for a night on the town in LA
Selvedge - ACTI feat NATSKI - Subground Records

It’s summer season so of course that means we’re bombarded with festival anthems for all the summer harder style festivals on the continent, but it's very rare that a UK festival has an anthem written for it. Bionic are leading the way in this respect, drafting in hot act ACTI for this huge summer crossover hit featuring Welsh vocalist NATSKI delivering a meaningful vocal, laid onto Subground-sounding beats.

Nan Life - James Ruskin - Blueprint

James Ruskin is a master at creating hypnotic, tunnelling grooves, but on his latest Blueprint release, he shows a different side to his talents. Like his last album, ‘The Dash’, ‘Nan Life’ sees him delve into the abstract and off-centre with spectacular results. The title track sees spiky percussion and doubled-up beats merging over bassy surges, an irresistible mixture of the sombre and the mournful, while 'Shallow Pool' sees Ruskin deliver a stunningly atmospheric, cinematic soundscape. It’s not all introspective mood music though, and ‘Dependant Stage’ is a return to the UK producer’s dancefloor approach, with percussive slivers fused with tough, insistent kicks and bassy tones.

Leave - LSB - Soul:R

Soul-soothing liquid at its heart-wrenching best. The melancholy which saturates the vocal melts into the soft musical tones and uplifting warmth of the sub, creating an emotional juxtaposition throughout. Like the tortoise and the hare, the beat shuffles quickly and continually through the track's entirety, as the slow moving sub follows, while harps and flutes create a rich luxurious vibe, adding another layer to this well-rounded, beautiful piece of music.

Jack Rabbit/Bounce Dat Ass - Defkline - Booty Breaks

Rump-shaking club jam from the mysterious Defkline, sampling a boisterous rap about jumping and sucking on dicks before sending down a trap-style drop and Police-style guitar licks. On the flip, 'Bounce Dat Ass' is another strip-joint room-shaker.