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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 »

Majesty and Chloe Lopez step up for Lightbox Live 002

Ahead of Saturdays Fire & Lightbox Audiowhore takeover, residents Chloe Lopez and Majesty will form the next installment of Lightbox Live, where we live stream guest DJ’s from our main room straight to our facebook page. Majesty and Chloe are both performing this Saturday at the Fire & Lightbox complex for Audiowhore – More info + Tickets… Read more »

Introducing – Lightbox Live

This week we launch Lightbox Live, a brand new concept where we will be Live streaming guest DJ’s from our main room. Lightbox Live 001 will take place this Thursday, 6th October between 7pm and 9pm Kicking things off are  Mark Radford b2b Deck Radford, the first ever time the father and son duo have… Read more »

5 Essential Chestplate Releases

Ahead of their label showcase at Lightbox on Friday 30th October, we took a look at the labels background and some of their key releases that have shaped the imprints sound over the years. Chestplate Recordings was founded in August 2007 by Dubstep pioneer Distance, as a means to releasing his own music. Over the… Read more »

Mark Radford on Plus Recordings

Ahead of the Plus Recordings label showcase at Lightbox on October 8th, we spoke to the label boss, Mark Radford. A staple figure in the London club scene, Mark runs two influential labels, Audio Rehab and Plus recordings. He hosts a regular Rinse Fm show and regularly performs in London’s top nightclubs. Here’s what he had… Read more »


Monday nights in Vauxhall are about to change! Yes that’s right, you guessed it….We have a brand new student party called MURKY. We caught up with MURKY promoter and creator Robert Samarji to find out exactly what MURKY is all about. 1) Give us the lowdown on Murky, what’s it all about? Whilst there are… Read more »