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As we head deeper into 2020, the ever-evolving patterns and musical trends which lurk unpredictably from sub-genre to sub-genre in the world of dance music continue to spin in their formulaic ferris wheel style. But one label - through even the most blustery of storms - that has always resisted the urge to compromise their ethos, is that of Defected

Defected’s unstoppable virtual momentum continues this Friday with an all-star Defected Virtual Festival line-up, featuring dance music heavyweights A-Trak, Danny Howard, Duke Dumont, Claptone, OFFAIAH, Roberto Surace and Sonny Fodera streamed via Defected’s channels on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, VKontakte and Twitch between 2pm-10pm BST. Defected Virtual Festivals have so far collected 12 million views from far and wide across the seven

DEFECTED Records have sat proudly at the summit of the industry for several years now, thanks to their high quality gimmick-free house music - both on the release radar - and via numerous sell-out events worldwide, with the DEFECTED brand stretching from the likes of Printworks and Ministry of Sound in their native London, to ADE, and even further afield. Now,

In a year packed with drama, one of the most surprising moments in dance music - aside from the return of Swedish House Mafia, and death of Avicii - came from David Guetta, who showcased new music under his Jack Back alias. A deep and atmospheric moniker designed to give Guetta the freedom over more underground-leaning releases, Jack Back soon

The impact that Liverpool duo CamelPhat and their massive 2017 hit 'Cola' ft. Elderbrook made on today's dance music industry is simply indisputable, and the amazing success of Mike Di Scala and Dave Whelan didn't quite stop there. Ever since the release of 'Cola', a track that will follow them wherever they go, the duo became a festival highlight all over

Long regarded as one house music's most innovative and pioneering producer, Australian DJ  Sonny Fodera touched down in London over the May Bank Holiday weekend, bringing his acclaimed Solotoko brand to the East End's XOYO venue, a vibrant club which has seen a wealth of dance music's biggest talents, including Claude Vonstroke and Oliver Heldens, play the arena in recent times. Having already

Amsterdam Dance Event has certainly swelled over the past two decades as dance music’s reign continues to allure wide-eyed patrons from all corners of the globe. Just in the middle of the heat and downtown, nestled on Amsterdam's culturally rich Rembrandtplein at Club Air, Defected Records constructed their magnificent Defected In The House showcase. Carefully crafted production, ethereal vibes and an unparalleled