We're in clubs weekend in, weekend out. But what happens when we're not clambering around a Funktion One system at 3am on a Friday? We're hitting bangin' headphone playlists to get us through the week, that's what.
A solid pair of cans and a stash of unbeatable tunes should be on every self-respecting raver's life itinerary. Here's our pick of tracks that sound unbeatable up close and personal and, trust us, these are the ones that get us through the days between raves.
Floorplan ‘Never Grow Old’
Ain't nothing like relieving the peak time moments from the weekend on a Monday morning. 'Never Grow Old' has been getting caned since it got released, its euphoric techno vibe making dancefloors the world over go nuts. It sounds punchy but warm in a pair of cans, perfect for getting you motivated while retaining a steady euphoric glow.
Vermont is Marcus Worgull and Motor City Drum Ensemble doing lush soundscapes that take influence from new age music and krautrock. Their debut self-titled album on Kompakt is guaranteed to transport you way beyond your surroundings, with its myriad tones and textures that come alive in 'phones.