DJ Sneak

What WOULD his old friend Paul Johnson say? After DJ Sneak outs himself as an anti-vaxxer, his comments have been badly received in his native Chicago – a city which lost one of its legends to Covid last year…

Those of you who use Facebook or Instagram this week might have been forgiven for having a startled moment upon seeing posts on Paul Johnson's socials - they've been active again. The man himself died last year after contracting Covid-19 at the age of 50, so what's going on here?…

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That’s another one into the Danny Rampling bus! DJ Sneak outs himself as an anti-vaxxer – but is he just jumping on a bandwagon that some of his colleagues joined two years ago?

What would happen if you stuck all the anti-vaxxers in dance music on Danny Rampling's Love Groove Dance Party bus? Aside from the rest of us hoping Rampling drives it straight into the Bermuda Triangle, there's little doubt the bus would certainly be a noisy place. Random stories about their…

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A mince pie for Santa and a carrot for his reindeer! As Mr Claus starts his journey to bring presents to the world’s children, take a guess which gangster is having an early night too…

So it's Christmas Eve. If your tree isn't standing tall by now, it almost certainly isn't going up this year. By now, you've probably got all the stuff you need for a table-groaning dinner tomorrow, and this blog hopes you've got all the presents you're going to need for your…

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We know dance music is a sausagefest, but this is ridiculous! Unspoken rule suggests to get ahead in house music, you have to eat meat… and LOTS of it!

I like to try and learn something new every single day. Those lessons vary from brilliant insights which I can rely on until the day I die to utterly useless information which stays in my head despite having no use for it whatsoever. And yesterday's lesson is admittedly somewhere in…

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Deep house remix of “Incy Wincy Spider”, anyone? You can take babies and toddlers raving for New Year’s Eve now – and still be in bed at an hour even DJ Sneak would approve of!

One thing which I've wondered about a lot recently - well, over the past 20 minutes, anyway - is how old the average reader of dance music publications actually is. Are they read mostly by fogeys who think everything was better in the nineties, or young whippersnappers who think anything…

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Did your takedown requests get lost in the post? DJ Sneak – who promised to take his music off digital stores in January – still has hundreds on Traxsource…

On December 29th last year, DJ Sneak decided to make a few changes to the way he did business. And one of those was to declare his music would be coming down from digital services. This was taken to mean download and streaming sites, although Sneak never elaborated further. So…

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“F*** the streaming platforms!”: garage and house don Scott Diaz pulls his music off Spotify, Apple Music and other listening services, saying “I’m tired of giving away my work for nothing”…

This blog's problem with streaming is, quite simply, this isn't how it was meant to be. Streaming was supposed to be help make music more democratic and give everyone an equal chance of being discovered - whether you were signed to a label or not. And it was also supposed…

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