Carl Coxs recent decision to spend his summers in
The multi-millionaire globe-trotting DJ based himself in
I want to see more, I want to do more, I want to meet more people, I want to rejuvenate my own life, he explained. I wanna be able to do something different for once- all the things Im not able to do in
Fellow British techno pioneer Dave Clarke also moved away from Brighton recently though told Skrufff last week, he actively chose
To me, its a place to retire or visit a few times a year, it doesn't work if you are really busy around
Then the sensational and the populist became popular again in London and the music took a polite back seat, which meant I stopped seeing it as quite the same place it used to be, he explained.
When I say populist and popular Im talking about the age of the superclub, the Mixmag (type) magazines and that whole over-rated drug culture. People lost focus, said Derrick.
Dave Clarkes new compilation World Service 2 is out shortly on Resist Records.
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