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Q&A With Kirollus

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Kirollus’ infectious energy and unique style of weaving rare gems with well loved classics make him one of the most exciting DJs in the funk and disco realm at the moment. With a monthly show on Defected Broadcasting house and gigs all over Europe, the rising DJ has made quite a name for himself through […]

Q&A With Charlie Dark

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When not out running the streets with his urban run collective Run Dem Crew, teaching Yoga or advocating mental health and wellness amongst his peers, Charlie Dark can be found playing records to dance floors across the globe. Raised in South London on a diet of pirate radio and warehouse parties, Charlie has been spinning […]

Q&A With Frank Broughton

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Frank Broughton is a music journalist and dance music historian, best known for his book Last Night A DJ Saved My LIfe – The History of the Disc Jockey, written with Bill Brewster, which was the first book to chronicle the entire history of dance music. The duo have recently created an extended remix edition […]

Q&A with Skyrager

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As one half of the acclaimed production duo Psychemagik, Danny McLewin alias Skyrager is widely known and respected as one of the UK’s deepest vinyl explorers. Operating within the farthest reaches of the musical galaxy, his ear is expertly tuned to all manner of auditory treats spanning lo-fi private press gems, weird euro balearica, tiny […]

Q&A With Johnny Reckless

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Having collected records since the late 70s, Johnny Reckless started his DJ career in 1984 with a sound system playing Soul, Disco, Boogie and early House. Now in his 38th year of DJing with an extensive DJ history, highly respected by his DJ peers, Johnny is the founder of the DJ collaboration – FOUR DIRECTIONS […]

Q&A With Moonboots

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Moonboots started DJ-ing back in 1988 following the acid house explosion in the UK. After many nights out at the Hacienda he got himself a job working at Eastern Bloc Record in Manchester. He worked there for nine years and this led to many DJ-ing slots around MCR at nights like Luvdup, Most Excellent and […]

Q&A With Barry Ashworth

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Not many acts stay together for a quarter of a century and still remain firing on all cylinders. But the Dub Pistols juggernaut rolls on, exploring fresh sonic pastures and accelerating into 2022. The multi-cultural collective has involved dozens of artists and musicians over the years — some remaining for years, a few for the […]

Raising Vibrations On Set

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‘Music helps us get out of our minds,’ Ram Dass Sharing and receiving music for me is one of life’s great pleasures, to see the reaction a certain track played at the right time and place has on people, is a beautiful thing. When I first started street trading, we’d find a disused piece of […]

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