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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: Ostgut showcase at Casablanca, Pooldisco in Ibiza, Mint Festival takes over Leeds, Robert Hood’s new album, free DeWalta Fabric and Sonar mixtape


  • Its your weekly chance to win tickets to top events in town + more.. This week:  “We Love… Space”, Jacks Festival, ‘Up On the Roof’ w/ Norman Jay & Sancho Panza: Win x 5 free tickets + Bottle of bubbly!


  • This week we speak to: Lee M Kelsall and Eats Everything


  • This week’s latest music and label releases: ‘Modeselektion Vol. 2′, ‘AKRA Sounds Vol.1, Reuben Keeney feat Glenn Rosborough, Bicep, Ejeca and Omar Odyssey


  • The weekend’s event in photos: London Warehouse Events Present the Jaded Summer Warehouse Party…


  • This week’s podcasts: Kerri Chandler, Frankie Knuckles, Jonas Kopp vs Live, Kevin Saunderson




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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!


Casablanca set to host Ostgut showcase

You may remember we informed you about a new London party inspired by the classic black and white … More >>>



Pooldisco brings East London fashion spectacular to Ibiza

Sunshine, Pink Flamingos, some of the most extravagant club hosts in the world, a poolside Wedding … More >>>



Mint Festival takes over Leeds with a huge line up of House, Techno & Drum n Bass!

The team behind much respected Leeds nightspots Mint Club and Mint Warehouse have unveiled plans for … More >>>



Robert Hood unveils new album

The next Nighttime World arrives in September on Music Man, inspired by the rapidly vanishing Detroit … More >>>



Get your free DeWalta Fabric and Sonar mixtape here

Wow, that week seems to have flown by, no doubt because most of us are still trying to pick up the pieces after … 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 >>>


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‘Up On the Roof’ w/ Norman Jay & Sancho Panza: Win x 5 free tickets + Bottle of bubbly!

For the next instalment of ‘Up On The Roof’ down at Brixton clubhouse – the team have put together … More >>>


This week we speak to…


An Interview with Lee M Kelsall

Born in the UK but now residing in Australia, Lee M Kelsall belies the gritty urban landscapes he … More >>>



An Interview with…Eats Everything ahead of Farr Festival.

4 stages. 3 days. 2 nights. 1 unforgettable experience of getting lost in the woods…FARR, on … More >>>


This week’s latest music and label releases…


Various Artists ‘Modeselektion Vol. 2′

Various Artists / Modeselektion Vol. 2 CD / Digital / Vinyl  Monkey Town / Released July … More >>>



AKRA ‘AKRA Sounds Vol.1 (inc. Neville Watson Remix)’

AKRA / AKRA Sounds Vol.1 (inc. Neville Watson Remix) Vinyl / Digital  Teng / Released July … More >>>



Reuben Keeney feat Glenn Rosborough ‘Give It Some Time’ remixes

Toolroom Records latest release comes courtesy of teenage sensation Reuben Keeney and vocalist Glenn … More >>>



Bicep, Ejeca and Omar Odyssey ‘You / Don’t (inc. Steffi Remix)’

Bicep / You (inc. Steffi Remix) Vinyl / Digital  Aus Music / Released July … More >>>


 The weekend’s events in photos: 

London Warehouse Events Present the Jaded Summer Warehouse Party.. Click for full gallery:


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

Kerri Chandler – Kiss Presents – 04-13-2012 by R_co

Frankie Knuckles – Especial Maxi Club (Maxima FM) – 21-04-2012 by R_co

Jonas Kopp vs Live @ East Ender Barcelona, Off-Sonar – 15-06-2012 by R_co

Kevin Saunderson – Clash Music DJ Mix Podcast – June 2012 by R_co


Plastic People – London – Price 7/10/12
Line-up / SOPHIE live, Jackmaster, Jam City, Jeffrey Sfire, Benito
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  22:00-03:00
The Horse & Groom – London – Price FREE ENTRY BEFORE 10 PM WITHOUT FLYER FREE ENTRY BEFORE 11 PM WITH FLYER £4/5 On The Door After Midnight UNLIMITED £3 Concession List All Night
Ventress + Doubleffe + Setaoc Mass
Techno  //22:45-04:00
Corsica Studios – London – Price 6/8/10/12
Instra:mental, Lone, George FitzGerald, Objekt, Behling & Simpson, Seb Wildblood, Apes, Versa, Reflec
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  22:00-06:00
Basing House – Shoreditch – Price £8 On The Door
Alex Nagshineh (Culprit, Lo*kee, ETM)
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  // 22:00-06:00
Egg – London – Price 10-£20
Room 1 Guy J (Bedrock/Cocoon/Turbo), Mark Fanciulli ((Saved/Rejected/Ovum/Area Remote), Mauro Ferno & Mestivan (Celestial Recordings/Sub Terrania), Samantha Blackburn (Get Diverted/Birdz), Gabbi Lopez (Release Sustain), Alex Vieira (Kismet Records), Paulo De Vas (Sub Terrania);
Room 2 Tred Benedict (Spilt Milk), Alex Cliche (Cartulis Day/Jaded), Dean Marc (Soft Porn), Russell Wayne (Nononsence), Jewels Hartnell (Pasion FM), Fabio SPZZ & Mario Conte (Menomale Rec), Cuvilla (Sub Terrania), Deepmilo;
Room 3: Host by S – Dance Live Dj’s; Benny Blanco (Defected), Spaceheads , Lauren Elle, Even Steven, Compass & The Saints of Sound;
Room 4: Nils Hess, Justin Steel (Tangerine), Rich David (Menomale Records), Mark Pharaoh (Manic), Ryan Pamatmat (Freq Manila), Little Boy Lost (Sub Terrania), Gilbeart S (Sub Terrania), A.Zouk ( Banned Records )
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  22:00-08:00
Bar A Bar – London – Price 3 early bird / £5 discounted / £7 otd
Line-up / Ekkohaus (2020Vision / Cargo Edition), T.W.I.C.E (My Favourite Robot, Flumo),Miguel Colmenares (Neovinyl / Colectivo Futuro), Oli Brunetti (Colectivo Futuro)
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  22:00-04:00
Russian Bar – London – Price 3 – £7
Line-up / Ethyl (Freerange, Tsuba, Secretsundaze, Cecille), Chris Mounter (I Records), Matt Gray (Elite Records, Re:Tweak), Andy Boscher (I Records)
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  22:00-05:00
fabric – London – Price 16 Advance Tickets/ £12 fabricfirst/ £10 Students to Midnight
Line-up / ROOM ONE: SIN CITY; Hatcha & N Type, Scratch Perverts & AD, Jakes B2B Lost ft. Beezy, EZ, Friction, Taiki & Nulight, MCs: Lucy Randall, Linguistics, Crazy D, Viper;
ROOM TWO: S.P.Y’S D&B SURGERY; S.P.Y, London Elektricity, Nu:Tone B2B Logistics, Klute, Total Science, Rockwell, Azonica, MCs: Wrec, Lowqui, SP: MC;
ROOM THREE: MED SCHOOL; Joe Syntax, Lung w. Rachel K. Collier, Phaeleh, Blokhe4d, Ash Med School, MCs: Ruthless, Juma Phist
Bass-line / Dubstep / Drum n Bass  //  22:00-06:00
7-9 Crucifix Lane – London – Price 10 / £12 / £15
Line-up / Malandra JR (Cocoon) Live, ThanksMate (WhiteJail), Jack & I (Art of Dark), Nathalia (Voyage)
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  23:00-06:00
Cable – London – Price 10 Early Bird, £12 Advance, £12 Students OTD, £14 OTD
Line-up / DJs: Black Sun Empire, Dillinja, Ed Rush, dBridge, BTK, Neonlight, Alley Cat MCs: SP:MC, 2Shy MC, Lowqui
Bass-line / Dubstep / Drum n Bass  //  22:00-06:00
Corsica Studios – London – Price 8 Early bird / £10/£13/£15 Advance MOTD
Line-up / Room 1 – Mule Jus-Ed, Lawrence, Toshiya Kawasaki; Room 2 – Retrofit; Jay Shepheard, Iron Curtis, Tad Wily, Plus Residents Thick As Thieves, Hesseltime
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  22:00-06:00
The Horse & Groom – London – Price 3 concessions glist
Line-up / Felipe Kastegliano, Joe Le Groove, BERGER (live), Sumadon more to be added soon…
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  21:00-04:00
Basing House – Shoreditch – Price General Admission £10
_ Deep’art (Electronique / Cream Couture / Acid Fruits)
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  22:00-06:00
TBA East London – London – Price 8 to £15 in advance
Line-up / Move D, Matt Long, Andy Whittaker, Dolan Bergin
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  22:00-06:00
Egg – London – Price 10, £20
Line-up / RI: Stefano Noferini (Deeperfect / 100% Pure), DZeta N’ Basile (1trax / Viva Music), Jamma & Max (Bread & Butter), Antonio Vinciguerra;
RII: Paradox & Neverdogs presents… Neverdogs (Viva Music) – 4 hour set, Clint Lee (Wild Life), Nils Hess & Jb (retox / supernova);
RIII: ART A PART; Gianluca Sved & Lorenzo Panico,
RIIII: S/H/E Kevin DCruz, D.DaCosta, Joe Le Groove & Jay Tempest, Max Lenski, Varon V, Eric Gaciag, Joyce Brooke, Tangle, Gavin Stockman
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  22:00-10:00
fabric – London – Price 18 Advance Tickets/ £12 Students/ £13 fabricfirst
Line-up / ROOM ONE: Guy Gerber (live), Konrad Black, Shaun Reeves, DJ Tennis;
ROOM TWO: Craig Richards, Mathias Kaden, Monkey Mafia;
ROOM THREE: TSUBA RECORDS; Mic Newman, Kevin Griffiths, Moodtrap
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  23:00-08:00
TBA East London – London – Price 10-25
Line-up / Slow Hands (Wolf+Lamb), Larse (Noir Music), Betoko (Diynamic), Deep-Lo + Special Guests!
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  14:00-04:00
East Village – London – Price 8,10
Line-up / Wbeeza (live) (Third Ear), Chris MiMo, Knock, Red pig flower; Room 2; Adam L, Youngie, Jamma
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  21:00-03:00
Fire – London – Price £10 adv
CHRIS LAKE, MARCO LYS, NELSKI, Rich Barnard, Dan Jackson
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  22:00-06:00
Cable – London – Price Glist £7 – WB £8 MOTD
Line-up / Secret Guests, Mauro Ferno, Mestivan, Samantha Blackburn, Gabbi Lopez
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  18:00-01:00
Brixton Clubhouse – London – Price £8/10/12/15
Norman Jay, Matt Brown & Jimmy K-Tel (Sancho Panza), Mister Shiver, Rob Alldritt, Liam D, Matt Sharp, Nick Ronin
Cable – London – Price 8 list by emailing info@jadedlondon.com / £12 Tickets / £12 OTD
Line-up / Ed Davenport / Raymundo Rodriguez / Chris Stanford / Unai Trotti / Alex Cliche
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  05:00-01:00
The Dutch Master – London – Price Advance ticket only event £10 Early Bird\ £12 1st release\£15 last release
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  12:00-06:00
fabric – London – Price 5 Advance Tickets/£7 Students/fabricfirst
Line-up / Chaim (live) (BPitch Control), Cormac, Jacob Husley, Peter Pixzel
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  23:00-06:00
The House Club & Terrace – London – Price 5 Advanced/Guestlist, £10 OTD
Line-up / Colin Dale, Samantha Blackburn, Alex Cliché, Mauro Ferno & Mestivan, Ryan Pamatmat, Florent Cakiq, Little Boy Lost
Deep/Tech House, Minimal, Techno  //  14:00-00:00


The Horse & Groom – London – Price Free before 10/ £5
Line-up / Randall, Tendai, Reclamation Kru
Bass-line / Dubstep / Drum n Bass  //  20:00-02:00