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  • Catch up with this weeks Music based news… We bring you the most up to date news from labels, venues, promoters to DJs and lots more.. This week: Bloc, Offshore festival, The Warehouse Project  + more


  • Its your weekly chance to win tickets to top events in town + more.. This week:  “We Love… Space”, Jacks Festival, Rising Music, Italoboyz Superfiction


  • This week we speak to Never Say Die – Tommy Dash and Nick Sadler plus Marc Romboy


  • This week’s event reviews with the brilliant “Jammy’s Jaunts” – the BLOC debacle from the horses mouth!


  • This week’s podcasts: Magda, Soul Clap, Kabale und Liebe, Marco Carola, Claude Young




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Catch up with this weeks Music based news… We bring you the most up to date news from labels, venues, promoters to DJs and lots more!


Bloc Goes into Administration.

We’ve just seen this statement on the Bloc website and thought we’d pass in the news: It is with … More >>>



All Aboard! Offshore festival is Unveiled.

With so many festivals being a massive wash out this year- Offshore have come up with a genius … More >>>



The Warehouse Project announces September return

Manchester biggest autumnal party is set to come back larger than ever for its 2012 events series, … More >>>


BMT July 12

Dom and Roland, Bad Company, and Remarc set for Manchester

Tomorrow night sees a trio of jungle and drum ‘n’ bass headliners descend on our favourite North … More >>>


This week you have the chance to get your hands on:


Weekly chances to win tickets to a “We Love Space” event of your choice ALL season!

We Love… Is one of Ibiza’s longest standing and revered institutions. With over ten years of flying the flag  … More >>>


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Win – VIP tickets to Jacks Festival with Krafty Kuts, Crazy P, Audiojack and more!

With so many great boutique festivals popping up across the land its hard to decide which one’s to … More >>>



Nelski goes Off Sonar – Win tickets to the next Rising Music showcase!!

Every year, on the third Thursday of June, the city of Barcelona is overtaken by one of the worlds … More >>>



Win Italoboyz ‘Superfiction Episode 1′ Release + Free entry to Label Launch Party + Drinks!

Superfiction is the new record label and music collective established by Italoboyz’ Marco Donato … More >>>

 This week we speak to…


Around the world in 80 labels: Never Say Die – Tommy Dash and Nick Sadler

Landing back in Britain with something of a bounce, or at least plenty of bass, our next imprint … More >>>


neversaydieAn Interview with Marc Romboy ahead of Jaded’s Summer Warehouse Party this Sat…

Marc Romboy has been in the techno scene since the early 90s working for music labels such … More >>>


This week’s event reviews with the brilliant “Jammy’s Jaunts”


Jammy’s Jaunts: 29.06 – 01.07 – Tilanbiik, Pokerflat Records, Spilt Milk, Cartulis Day & Jaded

Jaunt (jônt, jänt) n. A short trip or excursion, usually for pleasure; an outing Plain and … More >>>



Anyone who uses Soundcloud will probably have heard of podcast king R_co and if you haven’t – where have you been?! Rico Passerini’s Soundcloud account is by FAR the best source for music on the web from disco to techno, old mixes to new ones, well known names to new ones – he uploads a plethora of sounds every day and week. We are v.pleased to welcome him to this section of the blog. Get excited as we’ll give you his new uploads every week!

A message from Rico: “Its all about the Music… All DJ mixes are available for download… Hopefully my page will help ID some of those awesome records that you hear at the weekends & also help give the artists a bit more credit as you can then go out & buy the vinyl!!! So if I find any TRACK LISTS… I’ll post them in the COMMENTS… Click the track name to open the comments fully & find out more info about the artist & the mix session… If you can fill in any gaps in the track lists that would be Kool…” Facebook // Twitter

Magda – Exclusive Mix Nightwax – 30-06-2012 by R_co

Soul Clap Live @ Goa Club, Roma (Soundwall Podcast) – 06-04-2012 by R_co

Kabale und Liebe, Mathias Kaden & Lauhaus Live @ Soweso Labelnight, Studio 80 – 02-06-2012 by R_co

Marco Carola – Music On Ibiza – 2012 by R_co

Claude Young – D-Node Podcast – June 2012 by R_co



 (in no particular order…)

Rhythm Factory – London – Price 6
Line-up / Zaki & Manish (5hour Set) & Friends
Deep, Soulful, Jacking House // 21:00-06:00 // FEATURED
The Nest – London – Price 7
Line-up / Alex Metric (3hr Set), Moonlight Matters, Moho Mynoki (live), Paper Crows (live), Venus In Furs (live),
Indie / electro / retro / pop // 21:00-04:00
Netil 000 – London – Price 10 & £25 tickets are SOLD OUT
Line-up / Kevin Saunderson – The Elevator, Boddika, Factory Floor (live) Electronics, Bradley Zero, FLORA YIN-WONG, Dollop DJs, & more tbc
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 22:00-06:00
Corsica Studios – London – Price 8 Advance / £10 OTD
Line-up / Nick Hoppner, Gerd Janson, Warm Residents
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 22:00-06:00
TBA East London – London – Price 10 BEFORE 00.30 AM / £15 AFTER 00.30 AM
Line-up / Secret Special Guest (Leftroom//Culprit//Crosstown Rebel), GiveUs The Tools (Nice To Be // Sleazy Deep), Fabio Agostini B2B Merko aka ThanksMate (White Jail ), Alex Magno (White Jail// Blackrose rec)
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 22:00-06:00
Basing House – London – Price 10
Line-up / Italoboyz (Superfiction / Moon Harbour / Get Physical), Blind Minded (Superfiction / Moon Harbour / Trapez)
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 22:00-04:00
pulse – London – Price 8 Early Bird & £10 Standard
Line-up / Alexis Raphael (Lower East/Hot Creations), BrEaCh (Ben Westbeech), Dark Sky, Charlie Banks, Aartekt, Real Nice, Tanka, James Levey, Choice Cuts (R.N.P), Sharkbait, Tom Cater, Ed Milton
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 23:00-06:00
7-9 Crucifix Lane – London – Price 10 adv/Conc £12/Door £15
Line-up / Thomas Melchior (Perlon / Berlin), Terje Bakke (Be Chosen / Copenhagen), Little Hado (SoundCrossing / Bucharest)
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 23:00-07:00
Egg – London – Price 13 adv/ Members/ NUS, £20 on the door
Line-up / Ambivalent, Lee Van Dowski, Leon, Deliverance Dj’s
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 23:00-07:00

(in no particular order…)

The Sidings – London – Price 17.50 and £20.
Adam Beyer, Marc Romboy, Heartthrob, Matador Live, Baby Ford, Raymundo Rodriguez, Chris Stanford, Rejam, MAGMA
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 22:00-06:00
TBA East London – London – Price 10, £12 £15
Line-up / Adana Twins, Secret Guest, DeadEcho, Unai Trotti, Chris Stanford, Playset
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 12:00-11:00
London Pleasure Gardens – London – Price 10 – 20
Line-up / Kate Simko (Leftroom), Phil Weeks (Robsoul), Hector (Desolat), Jack & I (Tools and Stuff/Art of Dark), Colin Chiddle, + Art of Dark residents
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 14:00-06:00
TBA East London – London – Price 10 & £15
Line-up / Clive Henry, Alex Arnout, Lee Brinx, LEE ‘B3’ EDWARDS, Dave Pressure, Lewis James, Scott Palmer, JONNY G & SI P, Amy Dabbs
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 14:00-04:00
The Nest – London – Price Free before 10.30pm, £5 after
Line-up / Dom Chung, Sean Brosnan, More TBA
Disco / Nu-disco // 21:00-04:00
East Village – London – Price 6,£8,£10
Line-up / Perseus Traxx (live), Tim Paris, Lasermagnetic, Definition DJ’s
Deep, Soulful, Jacking House, Drum n Bass // 21:00-04:00
The Horse & Groom – London – Price 4 & 5 after 10pm / £3 concession before 01:00, Free before 10
Line-up / Charlotte Michelle 11th, Seb Rumore, K.I.F.F., Kev Smith, KillEmilio
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 21:00-04:00
Cable – London – Price 10 Early Bird, £12 Adv, £15 OTD £27 VIP
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno, Dubstep // 22:00-06:00
Nomad London – London – Price 5 before 12 | £10 thereafter
Martin Ikin (Soul Purpose) Johnny Landers Jessica Rabbit Just Joe Mick Naughty
featured, Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 22:00-05:00FEATURED
Corsica Studios – London – Price 12/ £15/ MOTD
Line-up / Michael Mayer, Reinhard Voigt, Kolsch, Blond:ish, Okinawa 69, Matt Sawyer
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 22:00-07:00
TBA East London – London – Price 10/£12.50/£15
Line-up / Audiofly, Yaya, Dennis Christopher, D.E.S, Joseph Williams
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 22:00-06:00
TBA East London – London – Price 10,15
Line-up / Virginia (OstGut Ton, Underground Quality/Berlin), Zadig (live) (Constrcut Re-Form/Sino/syncrophone-Paris), Arnaud Le Texier ( Safari Electronique-Cocoon-Melt Music), Maura ( Leftroom Records-Melt Music ), Monika Ross ( Serialism-Uberbeat-Melt Music)
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 22:00-06:00
Basing House – London – Price 5-£10
Line-up / Quenum, Natalie Coleman, Ed Jones, Nick Walters
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 22:00-04:00
7-9 Crucifix Lane – London – Price 8 – £15
Line-up / Cesar Merveille, Eric Volta, Blind Minded, Sebastian Voigt, Nisekay
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 23:00-07:00
fabric – London – Price 18 Advance Tickets/ £12 Students/ £13 fabricfirst
Line-up / ROOM ONE: Craig Richards, Superfreq: Mr C, No Regular Play (live), Dollz at Play;
ROOM TWO: Terry Francis, 2020 Soundsystem (live), Richy Ahmed;
ROOM THREE: HAUNT MUSIC; Mike Shannon, The Mole, DeWalta (live)

Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 23:00-08:00


space(in no particular order…)

Cable – London – Price 8 list by emailing 10am@jadedafterhours.com / £12 Tickets / £12 OTD
Secret Guests, Raymundo Rodriguez, Unai Trotti, Alex Cliche, Canary Fontaine, Zippy
featured, Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 05:00-13:00  FEATURED
Brixton Clubhouse – London
N’Dinga Gaba (Baltimore, USA), Rap Saunders (Soulmates), At One (Atjazz Record Co.), Nick Fernandez (MEM/House FM.net), Troy from Broadcite
TBA East London – London – Price 5, 8, 10, 12 £ more MOTD
Line-up / BLM [Fear of Flying / Tsuba / Underground Quality] Soho [Phonica / Culprit] Luke Black [Tact Recordings / Organic Art Movement] Oiram Gar [Eloquence / Relief Musik Klady [Relief Musik]
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 14:00-23:00
The Light Bar – London – Price 5Adv, £6 Concession, £8 OTD
Line-up / Jay Bliss (All Inn Rec, Dynamic, Hudd Traxx | RO) Tom Demac (Hypercolour, Liebe Detail, mur mur rec | UK) Roberto Amo (Oh!MyGod Records, alloyed.net) ALMOND LAMA (alloyed.net) Disandat (alloyed.net)
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 14:00-23:00
fabric – London – Price 5 Advance Tickets/£7 Students/fabricfirst
Line-up / Renato Ratier (D.EDGE), Cormac, Jacob Husley, Peter Pixzel
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno // 23:00-06:00