Grammy Award-winning engineer Dave Pensado has worked with everyone from Michael Jackson, Beyoncé, Whitney Houston and Usher to Groove Armada, Seal and Justin Timberlake. On his internet TV show Pensado's Place, he shares his decades of experience with millions worldwide, including his love for our Magic AB plugin. Respect.
Famous for his mammoth DJ sets, own label and global party event and collaborations with everyone from Dixon to Diddy, Guy Gerber is one of techno's most acclaimed producers and DJs. Having released on huge labels like Cadenza and Cocoon before settling on his own imprint Rumours, he's firmly established at the beating heart of techno.
Inner City founder, member of the Belleville Three alongisde Juan Atkins and Derrick May and widely considered to be one of the founding fathers of Detroit techno, Kevin Saunderson is a true electronic music legend. His work as a solo artist laid the foundations for a sound that still resonates today while his group Inner City are responsible for some of the biggest dance music tracks of all time.
Hot Since 82
Yorkshire's Daley Padley almost gave up music for good before a chance after party led to his first big record 'Let It Ride' being signed to Noir Records. Since, he's founded his own imprint Knee Deep In Sound and remixes the likes of Green Velvet, Rudimental and Yousef. Distinctly underground, he's constantly touring the world, playing at the most respected clubs on the planet.
Originally signed to Black Butter Records, Gorgon City have quickly grown to become one of the UK's most consistent house and techno acts. Having collaborated with everyone from Jennifer Hudson and Vaults to MNEK, Wyclef Jean and Underworld, they've successfully broken the US, winning over the now-matured next generation of dance music fans with their melodic mantra and exquisite production.
Consistently hitting Beatport's top spot with his own releases, as well as remixing the likes of Snoop Dogg, U2, Roger Sanchez and Depeche Mode, Dirty South is one of Australia's most successful electronic music artists.
Eagles & Butterflies
With releases on acclaimed labels like Booka Shade and M.A.N.D.Y.'s Get Physical and Dixon's influential Innversions, Eagles & Butterflies has DJ'd at and with the biggest clubs and artists on the planet.
Alan Braxe's influence reaches well beyond his own solo work – as a member of Stardust he co-produced a defining record in Music Sounds Better With You as well as working with fellow Frenchman Fred Falke on Intro, another club classic. Throw in releasing on Thomas Bangalter's Roulé and it's easy to see how he's a French House hero.
DJ, producer, label owner and sample master, Florian is a techno titan. Through his music label FLASH and sample label Reimann Kollektive, he's relentlessly releasing powerful, rolling techno carefully crafted for club soundsystems.
Jagz' credits include Oasis, Primal Scream, Massive Attack and of course his own Sabres of Paradise. Instrumental in defining a sound that went on to influence countless artists, producers and bands, Jagz is one of the UK's most important producers.
Armada, SIZE and Axtone are just three of the labels Eddie Thoneick has called home, but it was Subliminal Records and its label boss Erick Morillo's collaboration on 'Live Your Life' that made Thoneick a definitive name in house music. He's gone on to tour the world on deliver mixes for mammoth imprints Strictly Rhythm and Defected.
Having produced everyone from David Bowie to Kylie and Cassius, Joachim started out as a resident DJ at Paris's legendary The Boy, the Grammy-nominated artist played a huge role in defining the sound of modern dance music with David Guetta, Bob Sinclair and Jean Micheal-Jarre.
John Dahlback's been continually releasing on the biggest labels in the world since the launch of his career at only 17. Whether it's the deeper side of Cologne's classic Kompakt or the more mainroom sound of Spinnin' and Toolroom, he's consistently created a credible sound that's kept him at the forefront of dance music for over a decade.
British producer Tim Mason is well and truly part of Steve Angello's Size Records family. Remixing the likes the of Red Hot Chili Peppers, Moby and Timbaland, his sound is currently seducing the dancefloors of the biggest clubs in the world.
Anjunabeats, Armada, Mau5trap and Ultra are all home to Fehrplay's progressive techno sound. After finding himself on Eric Prydz's Pryda Friends' talent roster, the Norwegian has continued to impress with his cinematic and melodic tones, playing to the world's biggest and best dancefloors and festivals.