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BBC Radio 1's Essential Mix Episode guide

  1. Hot Natured

    House supergroup Hot Natured are on the Essential Mix decks.

    First broadcast: 26 Apr 2014

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  2. Marcel Dettmann

    Marcel Dettmann takes over the Essential Mix decks.

    First broadcast: 19 Apr 2014

  3. Bonobo

    Bonobo takes control of the world's favourite mix show.

    First broadcast: 12 Apr 2014

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  4. Frankie Knuckles

    To celebrate the life of Frankie Knuckles 1Xtra rewinds one of his finest Essential Mixes.

    First broadcast: 05 Apr 2014

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  5. Laurent Garnier

    French DJ Laurent Garnier returns with a brand new Essential Mix.

    First broadcast: 05 Apr 2014

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  6. Daniel Avery

    Daniel Avery from Erol Alkan's Phantasy Sounds is in charge of Radio 1's Essential Mix.

    First broadcast: 29 Mar 2014

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  7. Deep Dish

    Deep Dish return to Radio 1's Essential Mix.

    First broadcast: 22 Mar 2014

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  8. Jackmaster

    Jackmaster gets jacking on the Essential Mix!

    First broadcast: 15 Mar 2014

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  9. Magda

    Magda celebrates International Women's Day on Radio 1's Essential Mix.

    First broadcast: 08 Mar 2014

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  10. Shadow Child

    Shadow Child drops some essential basslines!

    First broadcast: 01 Mar 2014

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  11. Jordan Suckley

    Jordan Suckley is on the decks for the world's favourite mix show.

    First broadcast: 22 Feb 2014

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  12. R3hab

    Dutch DJ R3hab takes to the Essential Mix decks.

    First broadcast: 15 Feb 2014

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  13. MK

    MK is on the Essential Mix decks.

    First broadcast: 08 Feb 2014

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  14. Tiesto's Clublife Afterhours mix

    Tiesto returns to the controls of the world's favourite mix show.

    First broadcast: 01 Feb 2014

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  15. DJ Snake

    Skream and Benga's Future Stars choice DJ Snake is on the Essential Mix decks.

    First broadcast: 25 Jan 2014

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  16. Sunnery James and Ryan Marciano

    Future Stars continues with Steve Angello's pick, Sunnery James and Ryan Marciano.

    First broadcast: 18 Jan 2014

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  17. Friend Within

    The Essential Mix Future Stars series continues with Annie Mac's choice, Friend Within.

    First broadcast: 11 Jan 2014

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  18. Kolsch

    Radio 1 kicks off the Essential Mix Future Stars series with Pete Tong's choice - Kolsch.

    First broadcast: 04 Jan 2014

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  19. Radio 1's Essential Mix of the Year: Eric Prydz

    Radio 1's Essential Mix of 2013 is from Eric Prydz.

    First broadcast: 21 Dec 2013

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  20. Rudimental, plus Paul Woolford B2B with James Zabiela

    Rudimental, plus Paul Woolford back to back with James Zabiela, are on the decks.

    First broadcast: 14 Dec 2013

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  21. Live at Manchester's Warehouse Project 2013

    One massive night of dance music as part of The Essential Mix @ 20 celebrations.

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  22. Claude VonStroke

    Claude VonStroke returns to Radio 1's Essential Mix.

    First broadcast: 23 Nov 2013

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  23. Machinedrum

    Machinedrum is at the controls for Radio 1's Essential Mix.

    First broadcast: 16 Nov 2013

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  24. Showtek

    Holland's Showtek are on the Essential Mix decks.

    First broadcast: 09 Nov 2013

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  25. Wilkinson

    Wilkinson is at the controls of the world's favourite mix show!

    First broadcast: 02 Nov 2013

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  26. W&W

    Dutch duo W&W take to Radio 1's Essential Mix decks.

    First broadcast: 26 Oct 2013

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  27. HOSH

    Diynamic Music's H.O.S.H. makes his Essential Mix debut.

    First broadcast: 19 Oct 2013

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  28. Duck Sauce

    Armand Van Helden and A-Trak combine to drop a Duck Sauce 'Duck Tape' Essential Mix!

    First broadcast: 12 Oct 2013

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  29. Ben UFO

    Hessle Audio's Ben UFO takes control of the Radio 1 Essential Mix decks.

    First broadcast: 05 Oct 2013

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  30. The Martinez Brothers

    The Martinez Brothers take charge of Radio 1's Essential Mix.

    First broadcast: 28 Sep 2013

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