Free download: Bryan Gee – V Recordings Old Skool Mix Vol 1


Free download: Om Unit – Human Abstract

5 months old, but still so good! Don’t miss out.

29/11, Leeds. Central Beatz @ The Faversham + COMPETITION!

–> Guest DJ set on the night:

Gerra & Stone
[Program / Dispatch Recordings / Proximity / 90min Set]

PLUS Special Guest DJ TBA nearer the event.

Support from Residents:


Blesid & MC JC



Huge Prizes up for grabs! Don’t snooze on this one – this is a real opportunity to further your DJ ambitions and win vouchers for weighty discounts off top notch DJ equipment at Leeds based store Bop DJ. Plus there’s an exclusive set from incredible breakthrough duo Gerra & Stone!

Entry & Submission rules (not exhaustive):
- Mixes should be no shorter than 25min and no longer than 35min.
- We’re looking for DNB & Jungle DJs for this event.
- Vinyl / CDJ / Serato / Traktor is all good, however don’t forget, technical skill is one of the features we’re looking for as part of the entry mix and also performance at the competition if you’re selected to compete.

The top 4 entrants selected from the mix submissions will battle it out head to head on the night with their sets being judged by some of the top key players in the scene including DJs, producers, promoters and music industry agents.

We’re looking for originality, creativity, technical skill and a presence on stage that will go down with the crowd. We’re also looking for acts that can get hype going before and at the event itself.

Taking part in this event will be an amazing opportunity to further your ambition as an artist, and anyone making it to the final will certainly not go empty handed.

- Remember the final date for submissions is 20th November 2014!

- All entrants should be available and able to perform a live 30 minute set at the competition event on Saturday 29th November 2014.

Entries should be clearly titled:

Central Beatz DJ Competition Entry – “your DJ name”

- Please make sure that you link us to any entries online via messaging on facebook or email to

- If you host your mix on Soundcloud, you wont be rated on number of plays, however it will be useful to gain support by sharing your mix, as crowd response will be one of the judging criteria.

- The top entry mixes will be hosted and shared via the Central Beatz Soundcloud page nearer the event date.

Top Prize: £200 Bop DJ Vouchers + Central Beatz T-Shirt + DJ Set at a future event.

2nd Place: £50 Bop DJ Vouchers.

x2 Runners Up Prizes: £25 Bop DJ Vouchers each.

Checkout our Soundcloud page and give it a follow for updates on our guest mix series.

Good luck!

Please note there will be no advance tickets for this event. Entry to the event is only £6 on the door all night.

The Faversham

1-5 Springfield Mount, LS2 9NG Leeds

Weekend Planner

Friends! Here are some suggestions of where to go this weekend for your weekly drum&bass fix. As i always say; drink water, be safe and don’t talk to strangers… Have fun!


Cambridge: Synrgy & Code:10 Presents DLR ‘Seeing Sound’ Album Launch @ Fez Club. DLR with Gusto, Blackfoot, JScience and more.


Brighton: Critical Sound @ Audio. Kasra, Emperor, Foreign Concept and more. Tickets £8 + BF.

Oxford: Terraforms Presents Ed Rush @ The Cellar. Tickets from £6 + booking fee.

London: Epidemik Presents MC Evenson Allen’s Birthday @ Warehouse London. Slipmatt, Billy Daniel Bunter, Ragga Twins Showcase, Devious-D and more.

Manchester: Jungle Syndicate @ 1 Primrose. Evol Intent (UK EXCLUSIVE), Smyla and loads more. Tickets from £10 + BF.


London: AWOL & Jungle Mania/Def:Inition & Sweet Tooth Recs Presents @ Building 6, o2. Micky Finn, Randall, Kenny Ken, Brockie, darren Jay, Ray Keith, Bryan Gee, JJ Frost and loads more. Tickets from £22 + BF.

Leeds: Overflow Presents Soul:ution @ The Warehouse. DJ Marky, Lenzman, Marcus Intalex, Zero T, AI and more. Tickets from £13.50 + BF.

Ipswich: PBF Presents… @ Paper Bag Factory. Digital, Spirit, Willem, Mcleod. FREE entry before 23.00, £5 after.

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5/12, London. Elevate @ Crucifix Lane


Friction (3 hour set)
Zinc (Jungle set)


Back in the UK from another world tour, Friction is closing the 2014 season in London with one last night of music debauchery. With a line-up any Drum & Bass fan could ever dream of, Christmas has clearly come early this year. Handpicked from the most progressive and active labels, the 5th December will see the some of the most accomplished and up and coming artists team up to bring you one of last and most likely, memorable nights of the year…

This incredible showcase sees the intimate Crucifix Lane welcome Friction and his friends as one of London’s most raw venues will witness an extra special 3 hour set from the label boss whilst Zinc treats the crowd to a unique Jungle set. The Shogun Audio founder has picked a purposeful line up to ensure that this edition of Elevate is definitely one to remember as 650 Friction faithful’s plan to pack out Crucifix Lane…

Crucifix Lane
7-9 Crucifix Lane
London SE1 3JW

19/12, London. Symmetry Records Xmas Party & Heavy Signal @ Rhythm Factory

Heavy Signal and Symmetry Records come together to celebrate Xmas on the 19th December, with a lineup not to be missed:


- BREAK [Symmetry]
- DLR [Symmetry]
- XTRAH [Symmetry]
- FIELDS [Symmetry]
- BASSLINE MC [Symmetry]
- DEXTA [Heavy Signal / Diffrent Music]
- MAOUQ [Heavy Signal / Diffrent Music]


- VENUM [Heavy Signal]
- TOMEK N [Heavy Signal]
- DATA3 [Heavy Signal]
- POLA [Heavy Signal]
- PAN [Heavy Signal]
- LENGMAN [Heavy Signal]

- Rhythm Factory
- 10:30pm – 6am
- 16-18 Whitechapel Road, London E1 1EW
- Tube: Aldgate/Whitechapel Station
- Bus: 205/254/106/25


/£8 Super Early Bird /£10 Early Bird /£12 Standard / MOTD

Free entry to birthday boys/girls
Birthday must be October 18th/19th/20th
(ID must be shown at the entrance)


Rhythm Factory

16-18 Whitechapel Road, E1 1EW London, United Kingdom

28/10, London. Tuesday’s Con*Sequence @ Piccadilly Institute

Con*Sequence continues. This time in Halloween style.

Dj’s on the night:

Bryan Gee
Phil Source
Junior SP.
Process b2b J.Dok

Hosted by:

Five Alive

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6/12, Southend-on-Sea. Project: DNB with Uncle Dugs @ Talk


Uncle Dugs [Rinse FM]

Nutty P



10pm || 4am

£6 before 11pm || £10 after 11pm

Talk Nightclub

Talk Nightclub, Lucy Road, SS1 2AU Southend-on-Sea

20/11, Manchester. Acetate Presents DLR ‘Seeing Sounds’ Album Launch @ Antwerp Mansion


DLR & MC GUSTO (90mins) – (Dispatch Recordings)

NANNY BANTON – (Amen Brother)
DANNY DRIVE THRU – (Amen Brother)

SERIES:ONE – (Acetate/Synrgy)

BLACKFOOT – (Synrgy)



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£2 Super Earlybird

£5 Earlybird

£10 Adanced

£10 OTD (If available)

Antwerp Mansion

Rusholme Grove, Curry Mile, M14 5BT Manchester, United Kingdom

TONIGHT, Southampton. WH Presents Shogun Audio Label Party @ RoXX

• Warehouse Presents • Shogun Audio Label Party •

Shogun Audio will be celebrating there 10 Year Anniversary at Warehouse Southampton on 18th October!

º Acts Include º
⇢ DJ Marky
⇢ Friction
⇢ Rockwell
⇢ Joe Ford


• £10 Early Birds
• £12.50 Standard
• £15 final release


21 Lower Banister Street, SO15 2EJ Southampton