Clara Da Costa on her 25 year career DJing in Ibiza and why this season is set to be the best yet We caught up with Ibiza's first lady to find out about how her professional DJ career started in on the island , Dance 88/89, playing for Carl Cox and her label Jack's House

SUMMER is well and truly underway with festivals and clubs across Europe booming. The official season in Ibiza began less than a month ago and this year is set to be one to remember with lots of change on the magical island. One person that has seen the evolution of Ibiza first hand is Clara Da Costa. An integral part of the fabric of the island, this year sees Clara celebrating 25 years DJing there. The season is off to a hectic start for Clara and has already seen her play Pacha and Zoo Project and the first of...

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Dubfire: “I was wearing all black as a punk rocker, it has always been my uniform” As the iconic DJ/producer releases retrospective album 'A Decade of Dubfire' we caught up with him to find out more about the milestone, dance music as a force for good and the possible return of Deep Dish

DUBFIRE had already achieved monumental success as one half of Grammy award winning, house music icons Deep Dish by the time his solo career erupted in 2006. The Iranian-American DJ and producer, otherwise known as Ali Shirazinia had always been rooted in Techno and post Deep Dish his solo career as Dubfire took off with a slew of well received, intense dance floor moments. This week he releases a comprehensive retrospective of his work to date: A Decade Of Dubfire. The 42 track collection is as much a celebration of how far he has come in ten years as...

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Saytek (Live) – The Night Bazaar Sessions – Volume 6

NEXT up on The Night Bazaar Sessions we welcome one of the UKs most innovative Techno artists, Saytek. A master of musical technology, Saytek writes, produces and performs everything live, using a variety of analog and digital equipment appearing regularly at clubs and festivals across Europe including The Zoo Project and Space in Ibiza to fabric in London and Tresor in Berlin. Saytek’s musical output is prolific and includes EPs and live albums on his own Cubism label and tracks and EP released on labels such as Soma, Bedrock, Wiggle, KMS and many more. His work has graced the...

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Loco Dice: “Music making is for me a social process” We caught up with the Düsseldorf based DJ and producer to talk about his second album Underground Suicide Squad

ANYONE who has witnessed Loco Dice DJ, from Timewarp to DC-10 to the HYTE parties at Amnesia – can testify that few match his ability to soundtrack a night. We caught up with Dice towards the end of 2015, just as he was about to unleash his second LP, ‘Underground Sound Suicide’.  The album fused together sounds from hip-hop and techno resulting in an amalgamation of both his influences and vision for electronic music. Since the release of his debut artist album ‘7 Dunham Place’ in 2008, Dusseldorf’s Loco Dice has grown to become one of the most sought after names in...

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Goldie: “Going to a nightclub is not a terrorist act” The Drum and Bass icon gave his opinion on the closure of fabric in 2016 and the support of artists like him and a successful #saveourculture campaign ultimately helped save the legendary London club

WE caught up with Goldie in September 2016 to talk about the closure of fabric which was the biggest talking point in the scene at the time sparking the #saveourculture campaign. Thankfully the campaign to reopen the club proved to be a success and fabric reopened in January 2017. The insight Goldie gave in this video went viral on social media and his support and the support from a huge selection of high profile artists like him was invaluable to the success of the...

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Gorgon City and Duke Dumont give us the low down on new single ‘Real Life’ with NAATIONS and their summer plans We caught up with two of the most powerful names in modern dance music to talk about their new collaboration which is set to be a summer smash

DUKE Dumont and Gorgon City are two of the most commercially successful dance music artists in modern day pop music. They have joined forces for new single ‘Real Life’ which features NAATIONS, it’s set to be a massive summer anthem on Ibiza and beyond. The prolific duo Gorgon City have sold in excess of 2 million combined singles and albums worldwide and are preparing for a busy summer heading back to Ibiza for their residency at Amnesia and other headline slots all over Europe including SW4 and V Festival here in the UK. Duke Dumont has released a hat-trick...

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Erick Morillo has his House in order We caught up with the House Music legend during his UK tour in this exclusive video interview to find out more about his recovery from addiction, the Space Ibiza 1989-2016 compilation and the resurgence of Subliminal

ERICK MORILLO is back from the brink. Last year saw him reclaim his throne as one of the finest House Music artists and DJs in the world. It came after he went into self-imposed exile to face his demons of drink and drugs, and took time out from the merry-go-round to recover from the illness which almost destroyed him. We caught up with Morillo at the start of his UK tour in November last year and in an exclusive chat he revealed how he fought back from an emotional darkness in which he attempted to take his own life. It is an inspiring...

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It’s all gone right for Pete Tong as International Music Summit celebrates 10 years We caught up with the legendary DJ ahead of the IMS to chat about the success of number 1 album Classic House, 10 years of IMS and his summer residency at Blue Marlin in Ibiza in our exclusive video interview

PETE Tong MBE is a national treasure. He’s been the official start to the weekend with his radio show in Britain for over two decades and his achievements as ambassador for electronic dance music are insurmountable. 2017 is a special year for Pete, not only did he start the year with a number 1 album under his belt with Classic House, his opus with the Heritage Orchestra conducted by Jules Buckley, but next month will see the International Music Summit celebrate its 10th anniversary in Ibiza. IMS, as it’s affectionately known, was created by Pete and four industry partners, Ben...

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The Social network with Nic Fanciulli The Grammy nominated DJ/Producer gives us the background to his festival The Social which takes place in Maidstone, Kent

THE Garden of England might not be the first place you think of when it comes to dance music but in the heart of Kent beats an electronic kick drum. The South East has given us some huge talent over the years with the likes of Pete Tong, John Digweed, Danny Howells, Mark Knight and Nic Fanciulli all growing up in the area before finding global fame. Grammy nominated Nic Fanciulli has never forgotten his roots in Maidstone. The globe trotting star has stayed loyal to the county town throughout his career. And he has returned the loyalty of...

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Patrick Topping: “Each day new things keep happening with my music and the last 3 years have been absolutely amazing” The Newcastle DJ/Producer on his meteoric rise, relationship with Jamie Jones, being signed to Hot Creations and working with Green Velvet

THE term ‘meteoric rise’ is a somewhat overused term in dance music, but the cliche really is the best way to describe the ascent of Patrick Topping. In only a few years he has gone from playing home town gigs in Newcastle to tirelessly touring the world’s biggest festivals, playing alongside some of the best in the business including the likes of Pete Tong, Eats Everything, Jamie Jones and Green Velvet. This summer sees him continue his residency at Jamie Jones’ Paradise at DC10 in Ibiza and release another EP on Jones’ Hot Creations imprint together with shows at Space Ibiza, Hideout...

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