Blog Posts

When Dawn met Kate Simko…

Leading up to her very special afterhours set at Dawn this Saturday night / Sunday morning, we had the pleasure to sit down and talk all things music, living around the world, and what she has in store for us when she plays Dawn. Read what she had to say below: Hi Kate, Did you… Read more »

An Interview with Beautifully Crafted Jungle…

Lightbox: Hi guys, do you want to introduce yourselves and explain the concept behind Beautifully Crafted and what prompted you to start it? BC: Hi! We’re the Beautifully Crafted crew. This consists of 6 DJ’s: Charlie Turbo, Ill Tempa, Maph, MPathy, Realer and Son of Mothra who are expertly assisted behind the scenes by our friends,… Read more »

A Chat with Grant Nelson

Grant Nelson is one of the UK’s Godfathers of House Music and Garage. He’s produced some of the biggest anthems in its history and has been the inspiration for many of today’s young crops and DJ and producing talent. Whether you know him as Grant, Wishdokta, Mr Swing City Records, Bump & Flex, M-Gee or… Read more »

An Interview with Philip George

Philip George is best known for his 2014 single ‘Wish You Were Mine’ which peaked at number 2 in the UK charts. The song samples the Stevie Wonder track My Cherie Amour. He made it in his bedroom! On 4 January 2015, the song entered the UK Top 40 at number two, only held off… Read more »

Label Spotlight – Dispatch Recordings

Dispatch Recordings was founded back in 2001 by Ant TC1 alongside Hidden Agenda. “Dispatch” had originally formed a series of tracks from Hidden Agenda appearing on Metalheadz between 1996 and 1998 however by 2001 they had decided to launch Dispatch as their own imprint. Since then the label has released music from artists such as… Read more »

Top 5 Miguel Bastida tracks

Miguel Bastida’s career has been steadily going up since he started DJing with only 14 years old, in the local radio station of his hometown, Alhama de Granada. Nowadays living in Barcelona, Miguel has become one of the most in-demand Spanish artists worldwide, due to his versatility, great musical selection and charisma dominating the dancefloor…. Read more »

Catching up with Waifs & Strays

Ahead of his set a Lightbox on January 27th, we spoke to Waifs and Strays about what he’s been up to recently and how 2017 is piecing together! Do you want to introduce yourselves to our readers, telling them who you are and what you’re known for? My name is Amos and I DJ and… Read more »

Doc Scott Interview

Saturday night sees the 3rd instalment of 31 Recordings presents Future. After debuting in January 2016, and another successful party in the summer of 2016 we decided to team up with Doc Scott to bring you another night of extended sets from the genres best and most forward thinking DJs and producers. Leading up to… Read more »

2016 at Lightbox

As we approach 2017 we thought we’d sit down and reminisce on what has, been a groundbreaking year for Lightbox. 2016 has seen Lightbox team up with some of the newest and most exciting promoters around but also delivering some amazing parties at our long running in-house nights, producing some wonderful moments in London clubbing… Read more »

ARTIST SPOTLIGHT – MADAM X

In the lead up to her set at Roulette this Friday we decided to focus on Madam X a DJ who’s sphere of influence is growing ever more with her eclectic sets and well respected label, Kaizen. With recent sets on Boiler Room, Kaizen parties alongside Loefah’s Swamp 81 and a host of radio shows… Read more »