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Filed Under:Music / Dance & DJ
Posts on Regator:28
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Archived Since:July 6, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Flux Pavilion's Essential Mix

This mix is an accumulation of a lot of things for me - anthems that I love to play out, tracks that I love to listen to and artists and labels that I'm proud to represent. I've tried to include a little bit of everything that shapes me as a DJ and a performer. Show More Summary

My Essential Mix

For this installment of the Essential Mix I took the opportunity of doing a 2 hour long mix and fit in music I normally don't get to play in a club. Tracks by Oneohtrix Point Never, Dean Blunt & Inga Copeland (aka Hype Williams) and The Names are among my favourite tunes of the last few months, so I thought I'd share. Show More Summary

Hard Dance Award Organiser Ed Real gives us the low down

R1’s Kutski picked up Best UK DJ for the third year in a row, long live King Kutski! Between 1st January and middle of Feb over 15,000 fans of hard dance music and culture made their voices heard by voting in the 9th Annual Hard Dance awards. Show More Summary

Sónar Barcelona lineup revealed

Annie Mac announced the very exciting Sónar Barcelona lineup on her show this evening, Sónar will take place on 14, 15 and 16 June. More information will be released soon. Here's the lineup so far: The Roots Fatboy Slim Deadmau5 HotShow More Summary

Youngman and Grimmy get to know Hull

Grimmy chatted to Youngman about media training, stage nerves and dark times in a festival toilet. Youngman then gave us an amazing acoustic performance including a Katy B cover at Fruit in Hull. We caught up with him fresh off stage to hear about his favourite fresh sounds Listen back to his performance over here

Redlight spreads some new music love

Redlight treated us to massive set last night in Hull with some high energy from Dread MC. We caught up with him backstage at Fruit to talk about his big tips for this year. Take a listen back to Redlight's set over here!

Having it in Hull!

We're continuing our adventures in new music up here in Hull all weekend. Last night was amazing, Redlight, Joker, Jack Beats and Annie Mac all before 9pm! Check out Annie backstage at Fruit giving us her hot new sound tips for 2012. Remember to head over to the Radio 1 website to see all the photos and listen back to the big sets! http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio1/

Backstage at Fruit!

we've been having a massive amount of fun this weekend in Hull, we've already seen Annie Mac take over Fruit with her guests Joker, Redlight and Jack Beats! Check out our talking photos to see what hot new music our favourite DJ's are listening to right now!

Joker gets hyper in Hull

we've been having a massive amount of fun this weekend in Hull, we've already seen Annie Mac take-over Fruit with her guests Joker, Redlight and Jack Beats! Check out our talking photos to see what hot new music our favourite DJ's are listening to right now!

Hull!

Looking forward to our first LIVE Radio One event of 2012 when we land in Hull on 27th January. My show on Radio 1 has always been about a mix of pushing new talent, the next generation and the hottest dance music by the established heavy hitters from around the world. Our line up for Hull does all that.... Show More Summary

Essential Mix Of The Year 2011

It's Essential Mix Of The Year time again. Just pick your favourite from the fifteen below using the link here and at the bottom of this blog. A Radio 1 Panel made up of the Friday Night Dance Show producers have debated and argued their way to a shortlist of the following fifteen two-hour mixes. Show More Summary

Snap Crackle.....Drop!!

This week we went for something a little deeper, in our quest for the ultimate gritty crackly vinyl search!! For those new to the show, we have a feature called 'Snap, Crackle...Drop' where each week I dig through the sound track toShow More Summary

Organ Donors join Kutski in the studio

The legendary Organ Donors, pushers of the hard edge sound join Kutski in the studio and pick out a piece of proper old skool vinyl for Snap, Crackle…Drop! The choice; Holy Noise - ‘Father Forgive Them’ (Hit House Records) Scott: Maybe...Show More Summary

Radio 1 Goes Dutch

Tonight we brought you 'Radio 1 Goes Dutch' with a 12 hour dance music marathon celebrating the best in Dutch dance music!! Click on the photos below o hear them - they're available for 7 days from today. Double Dutch with Pete Tong and Chuckie Judge Jules and Armin Van Buuren Behind the scenes with Kutski A special extended essential mix from ADE Laidback Luke Goes Dutch

Radio 1 in Amsterdam

Check out our pics as Heidi, Chuckie and Judge Jules head to the 'Dam for some hard dance music and some rather tasty food!

Kutski raves it up at the HARD Dance Event, Amsterdam

Headhunterz plays the Hardstyle ADE afterparty alongside Kutski So ADE is Europe's answer to Miami Music Conference, people sitting around in expensive suits, drinking over priced coffee trying to seal business deals to justify the money...Show More Summary

Laidback Luke & R1 Goes Dutch

I’m really excited to part of ‘Radio 1 Goes Dutch’. It’s a big compliment to my country that the BBC is dedicating a whole night to our music! I’ve put together a special mix of music that has influenced me as a DJ and producer. The mix represents the different eras and styles of Dutch dance music that have had the biggest effect on me. Show More Summary

Essential Mix - Art Department

Having the opportunity to record an essential mix is a massive deal for us, for any dj it's about as big of an opportunity as they come to be creative with your art and to reach so many people at once. the project wasn't taken lightly at all as it can be quite a task to put something like this together. Show More Summary

Radio 1 Goes DUTCH!!

So tonight Pete brought you the exciting news that on Friday 28th October 'Radio One Goes Dutch' with the whole of the 12 hour dance music marathon celebrating the best in Dutch dance music!! During the evening w e will be joined by the cream of the crop from the Dutch dance world... Show More Summary

Modeselektor Essential Mix

We already did tons of DJ mixes over the years. The first ones we did when we were like 14 or 15 years old. Back then, we recorded them on tape. Everytime it was a big thing, almost an event when we recorded new mixes. You prepared well, invited friends over. Show More Summary

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