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London's SW4 festival nears

London's SW4 festival nears

The global dance community is set to converge on Clapham Common for acts such as Chase & Status and Benny Benassi as Saturday sells out.

Tennis - Cargo, London (06/07/2011)

Tennis - Cargo, London (06/07/2011)

Tennis is a band which should feature on everyone's summer playlists. They are a band who should be played at every beach party, every barbeque, and every good-weather-related activity.

Brooke Fraser - Something in the Water (Sony)

Brooke Fraser - Something in the Water (Sony)

Brooke Fraser is a successful young New Zealand singer-songwriter. Three albums into her career, she has made a single which has the potential to make her a star over here in Blighty too.

Sunday Girl - Stop Hey (Polydor)

Sunday Girl - Stop Hey (Polydor)

She didn't get her name from the Blondie song, but there are still similarities. Sunday Girl's latest single is electro pop, but is it any good? We found out...

Matti Roots

Matti Roots

DMG had the pleasure of catching up with MOBO.com's One To Watch, Matti Roots, and asking him about everything from his new album Beatroots to people who frown on Katy Perry.

Ed Warby (Hail of Bullets)

Ed Warby (Hail of Bullets)

There were frowns this week in London when Ed Warby and co cancelled their only UK date of 2011 at short notice, thankfully, Ed and the boys have produced some fine music to keep the masses' thirst quenched and gave DMG a great interview to keep the conversation flowing!

Queen - Queen (Island Records)

Queen - Queen (Island Records)

With the 40th anniversary of Queen's foundation falling in 2011, and their new label, Island Records, choosing to re-release the band's first five studio albums as a result, DMG takes a look back at a rather forgotten debut record from '73.

Dan Gapen (Lazarus AD)

Dan Gapen (Lazarus AD)

Lazarus AD have certainly been making heads turn in the DMG offices, with their new album Black Rivers Flow on course to make the band household names, and their first ever UK tour in the process with Bonded By Blood. Vocalist and Guitarist Dan Gapen told us all about it.

Geva Alon

Geva Alon

DMG had a drink with Geva Alon and tried to Get Closer to what makes him tick.

Murderdolls - Middlesbrough Empire (08/02/2011)

Murderdolls - Middlesbrough Empire (08/02/2011)

With such happy tunes as 'Twist My Sister' and 'She Was a Teenage Zombie' the Murderdolls look to inject a little fun and enjoyment into Middlesbrough tonight! DMG was on hand to see what went down.

Julia Stone - The Memory Machine

Julia Stone - The Memory Machine

Lovelorn tales from one half of the famous brother-sister duo, this debut proves solo records are rarely greater than the sum of the group's parts.