Category: FEATURES

BOB 2015: SKEPTA (BEST MC)

  OTHER NOMINEESNOVELISTLADY LESHURRRODNEY PEKSMAN UNDOUBTEDLY SUPREMEGrime MC Skepta had a fantastic year in 2015, and it You’d have to have been living under a pretty large (and Wifi-less) rock to not have heard the voice of Joseph Junior Adenuga…

BACK TO YOURS: DENNEY

In our Apple Music playlist series, some of our favourite DJs guide us through a selection of their ultimate afterparty tunes. This week’s selector is Denney and It’s a Fatboy Slim special.  Ahead of supporting Fatboy Slim this Friday in…

BOB 2015: FABRIC ( BEST LARGE CLUB)

OTHER NOMINEESMOTION, BRISTOLMINISTRY, LONDONEGG LDN, LONDONRAINBOW, BIRMINGHAM HAT-TRICK HEROESFor a third year in a row, DJ Mag’s readers have voted Fabric as Best Large Club… With clubs closing left, right and centre, it might seem as if the field is…

GREG WILSON'S DISCOTHEQUE ARCHIVES #11

We’ve drafted in Greg Wilson, the former electro-funk pioneer, nowadays a leading figure in the global disco/re-edits movement and respected commentator on dance music and popular culture, to bring us four random nuggets of history; highlighting a classic DJ, label,…

BOB 2015: DEFECTED (BEST LABEL)

OTHER NOMINEESPlanet MuTectonicCrosstown RebelsNaked Naked “I think having long-term relationships and working with people through tough periods and them staying with you — and you staying with them — is probably something I’m really proud of,” Defected’s managing director and…

BOB 2015: EATS EVERYTHING (BEST DJ)

OTHER NOMINEESBEN UFOBICEPSCUBAJAMIE JONES Bristol’s Eats Everything is in a great mood when DJ Mag calls him up with the news that, for a second time in three years, he has won the Best British DJ award. It is one…

MR C: THE ACID EVANGELIST

One of the great characters in global electronic music, Mr C is a visionary, artist, actor and activist. He’s been prominent in the underground for 30 years now — famously subverting the mainstream when rapping “Es are good” on prime-time…

GREG WILSON'S DISCOTHEQUE ARCHIVES #17

We’ve drafted in Greg Wilson, the former electro-funk pioneer, nowadays a leading figure in the global disco/re-edits movement and respected commentator on dance music and popular culture, to bring us four random nuggets of history; highlighting a classic DJ, label,…