'I Created Disco' by Calvin Harris is a conceptual masterpiece
Revisiting his debut album reveals a haunting satire of the noughties dance music industry
Andy C at XOYO was the drum ‘n’ bass event of the decade
Andy C's three-month residency was the stunning symbol of a reunited scene
Ambient music has become a soothing soundtrack to turbulent times
Away from sweaty dancefloors, music fans turned to more calming sounds this year
Meet the promoters fighting Ireland's archaic abortion laws
Room For Rebellion and SKIRT get straight to the point through partying
Please stop calling music 'content'
In the internet age content is king. But music means so much more.
Take five: Clubland needs to bring back chill-out rooms
Club chill-out rooms have all but disappeared, but they could be useful in the fight against harm
No heritage acts: Dance music allows its veterans to remain creatively free
Brand new or 40 years old, a banger is a banger
Meet me in the bathroom: Dance music needs more rock stars
I want my DJs to be the last one standing at the afterparty
Ecstasy-related deaths are at a record high – but what can be done about it?
We know more about the drug than ever before, but 63 people died from it in 2016
The Secret DJ: "A proper DJ selects well and mixes well"
Our mystery spinner continues his guide to DJ success...
DJ Zinc: "I love technology but I wonder if we've lost something along the way"
The revered DJ on the importance of community
Oppose the developers: London is fighting to protect its LGBTQ+ clubs
The capital has lost 58 per cent of LGBTQ+ venues in the last decade and the community they serve has had enough
Nightclubs need to be way more accessible for disabled clubbers
"Disability and clubbing still causes trouble in paradise"
An accommodation crisis in Ibiza is pricing out dance music workers and locals
The rise of Airbnb and a proliferation of fraudsters means its harder than ever to find a room in Ibiza
It's 2017 but your favourite clubs are still way too overcrowded
Overcrowding in clubs is annoying and dangerous. So why does it happen so often?
Highs and lows: A successful career in dance music isn't as easy as you think
DJs tell us what happens when the hype dies or becomes too overwhelming
Organised fun: Are advance ticket sales ruining clubbing?
The most spine-tingling nights normally come off the cuff
The Secret DJ: "You'll die of a heart attack if you stress about your place in the game"
Our mystery spinner flags up some rookie errors best avoided
In the shadow of Grenfell, we asked locals what Carnival means to them this year
The celebration goes on, but the streets of West London will definitely feel different
Why the fuck are people waving their shoes at DJs?!
This new ritual has been seen during sets by Harvey Sutherland, MCDE and Peggy Gou
The Secret DJ details how their first ever night in Ibiza was almost their last
"I started screaming for him to stay where he was"
We spoke to the artists with the worst names in dance music
Just what inspires an individual to call themselves 'Maximum Bellend'?
Memory sticks: Club keepsakes have a very particular power
DC10 fans, Pacha whistles and Space lighters can pack a great punch of emotion
Steve Lawler: "Being an A&R is the best route to becoming a great DJ"
The VIVa boss says there's more to a DJ than just playing the Top 10 tech-house tunes
These dance music words really should be added to the Oxford English Dictionary
These essential components of the clubland vocab deserve recognition
I'm addicted to watching archive rave footage on the internet
It's taken me to some high – and low – places
Fertile spaces: Is it ever OK to pull on the dancefloor?
Finding a like-minded lover in the club is a surprisingly complex exercise
Privilege is the world's biggest club and this season it's reclaiming its legendary status
Pioneering party concepts were birthed in the club back in the day and in 2017 it's back to its very best
DIY videos are the launchpad for your new favourite underground house tracks
YouTube is a breeding ground for burgeoning video artists who use banging new tracks to soundtrack their art
How HYTE is bringing the European super-warehouse to North America
The global promoter leads the unique scene's US expansion with its fourth NYC event this weekend
Uncontrollable energy: 20 years on, 'The Fat Of The Land' is still a life-changing album
The record-breaking album summed up the spirit of 90s rebellion
Prime Audio Soup: The enduring influence of The Matrix soundtrack
Reflections on life-changing music from a motion picture
Does a DJ set have to be perfect?
Everyone loves smooth transitions, but they aren't always the be-all and end-all of a good set
Stop saying there isn’t a strong female presence in dance music
Konstantin’s comments show how misguided a lot of men can be
Not so pure and simple: Drug checking isn't the silver bullet solution
It won't abolish the risk, but it’s still important
The Secret DJ relives memories of post-gig euphoria in Ibiza
Tip: don't ask someone the time at the afters
Attack of the clones: Copying a DJ's setlist is no substitute for talent
Tune identification online is a problematic thing for some DJs
This is how much a trip to Ibiza costs in 2017
In case you were wondering how much to save for your hols this season