This week's Essential Mix
features the 23 year old musical prodigy Mat Zo
who takes you on a 70-track tour through almost every genre of uptempo dance music
over the course of two hours, beautifully tied together with poetic quotes from Carl Sagan's Cosmos.
The BBC Philharmonic and Nero present A Dubstep Symphon
In the waning days of the Disco era, Larry Levan
crafted a new style of dance music, which, like House music in Chicago, came to be named after the nightclub where it was most played, the Paradise Garage
. Garage music may have started with disco, but over the decades, it's evolved in some surprising ways: [more inside]