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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 »


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 »

Artist Spotlight – Subb-an

In the lead up to Dawn Afterhours this Sunday we wanted to take a look at their headliner, Subb-an. Birmingham born Ashique Subhan aka Subb-an has been an ever present name on the UK underground circuit since the mid-2000s, where he found himself at the forefront of a new age in Birmingham clubbing. Sundays in… Read more »

Essential Spearhead Releases

Spearhead was established in 2005 and has released music from some of the biggest artists in Drum & Bass with the likes of Netsky, Lenzman and Utah Jazz on its roster. On the 11th November Spearhead Records will be celebrating their final London party of 2016, but also label owner Steve BCee’s 40th Birthday marking… Read more »

In conversation with Joe Nice

Friday nights sees one of Dubstep’s most monumental line-ups in a long time. Delicately forged by the masterminds behind CTRL SOUND, its got everyone in the scene talking, and one of the hot topics is the never before seen b2b with Mala and American Dubstep pioneer Joe Nice. Anton from the Lightbox office gave him… Read more »

Lightbox Live 003 – Garage splash takeover with Marcus Nasty

This Thursday Garage Splash will be taking over Lightbox Live, where we live stream guest DJ’s and MC’s from our main room straight to our facebook page. Tune in this Thursday from 7pm for music from Marcus Nasty, Juniorbuzz,Smokey Bubblin’ B, No Faking DJ’s, Hyperactive, Preshus, Uno and Loskiboy Garage Splash are also hosting Friday… Read more »