James Blake and Steve Angello for Radio 1 shows in 2014

10/12/13

Steve Angello
Image caption Steve Angello was part of DJ group Swedish House Mafia

BBC Radio 1 have announced that James Blake and Steve Angello will have shows on the station's Residency programme in January.

The series, which starts on 9 January, will also feature shows from Heidi, Rockwell and George FitzGerald.

Radio 1's Residency will have two shows on Thursday nights between 9pm-10pm and 12am-2am.

The station said that throughout 2014, the programme will "reach across the full dance music spectrum."

I've had so much support from BBC DJs that it's going to be great to be on the other side of the desk
James Blake

The series also aims to bring "exciting new genres and the biggest names to listeners."

Talking about his slot in the series, former Swedish House Mafia DJ Steve Angello said: "I am pleased to announce that I'll be joining the family and I'm looking forward to an amazing show with some of the greatest music of today, tomorrow and the future!"

T.Williams and Branko will also feature in the January line-up of Radio 1 Residency's along with Australian duo Nervo who said it was a "dream come true" to have a show on the station.

Steve Angello
Image caption Steve Angello was part of DJ group Swedish House Mafia

This year's Mercury Prize winner James Blake, whose show will broadcast on 23 January, said: "I've had so much support from BBC DJs that it's going to be great to be on the other side of the desk."

The most recent episode of Radio 1 Residency with Kutski is available on the Radio 1 website.

Radio 1's Residency January line-up is as follows:

Thursday 9 January 2014, 9pm - Nervo, 12am - Steve Angello

Thursday 16 January, 9pm - George FitzGerald, 12am - Heidi

Thursday 23 January, 9pm - T.Williams, 12am - James Blake

Thursday 30 January, 9pm - Branko, 12am - Rockwell

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