Nothing is synonymous more with quality dance music as BBC Radio 1’s Essential Mix.
The iconic show has seen hundreds of DJs guest mix the show over the years and in 2015, host Pete Tong kicked things off with a new concept series titled the Essential Mix Master series. The new series see’s the Essential mix devoted to dance music’s most legendary pioneers. The new series saw none other than Erick Morello bring a mix to the airwaves before listeners were treated to two rare sets from the late, Frankie Knuckles.
For the third installment, BBC Radio 1 brings you the very best from the head of Cocoon Recordings, Sven Vath.
In his first Essential Mix since 2010, Sven Vath brings us over two hours of techno and house tracks that are sure to have you dancing in your shoes.
“When I was asked to do this Essential Mix I thought it might be something special to compile a selection of tracks from my label Cocoon Recordings. You’ll hear old stuff, current releases and some unreleased music which will be out soon.” – Sven Vath
Listen to the full mix below!