Ones To Watch
DJ Mag has teamed up with BBC Radio 1 Dance to host a month-long residency, presenting a selection of our Ones To Watch for 2022 with weekly guest mixes.
Skrillex has joined Ty Dolla $ign for an NPR Tiny Desk Concert.
A couple of months on from collaborating with the multi-instrumentalist on 'Malokera', Sonny Moore joined $ign on the decks for a 15-minute, six-song medley.
Recorded at home, the appearance on the regular NPR video series also featured vocalist Ant Clemons, and featured new Ty Dolla $ign tracks including 'Ego Death' and 'Temptations'. Watch it in full below.
The worlds of hip-hop and house, once seen as so separate, are increasingly compatible — look at artists such as Kaytranada or Andres, and their effortless mix of the two. Snips is another name to add to that illustrious list, a former Londoner and now New Yorker who helped start the UK’s long-running Livin’ Proof club-night.
Lisbon’s Violet has become a must-see DJ over the past few years, and it’s her eclectic and highly discerning ear which has already made Naive synonymous with quality production and unexpected twists.
From soot-soaked techno to day-glo grime — jackin' house grooves to colourful drum & bass jams — the future is looking bright for dance music in 2016. These are just some of a litany of names out there ready to blow up!
As part of our regular One To Watch series in association with Miller Genuine Draft, we have been shining the light on emerging artists from across the spectrum of dance music.
For this start of 2014 special we have picked out four artists who should be on your radar in the next twelve months – ranging from underground revelations through to big room superstars in the making.