2021 in review: This year, we finally got to dance together again. But due to dodgy drugs, heightened concerns about women’s safety and the politically polarising impact of the pandemic, the euphoria was tainted with a darker vibe.
2021 in review: After surging in global popularity last year, the suspenseful South African genre became the go-to sound for Hennessy-sipping London ravers.
When the techno figurehead hosted a rave with the fashion house at the Tate Modern in London, Prada Extends was the talk of the town. Here, Hawtin discusses his creative chemistry with the label, also sharing his hopes for dance music’s future.
Chal Ravens’ column collects the best DJ mixes and sets that have dropped in recent weeks.
It comes after concerns have been raised for women’s safety, in light of the murder of Sarah Everard and Sabina Nessa in London, and the rise of drink spiking across the country. However, scientists have urged caution.