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Derrick May returns to the 6 Mix with three exclusive sets featuring classic house tunes from Fingers Inc and Lil Louis, jazz from Herbie Hancock and upfront music from John Tejada.

Pioneering DJ Derrick May returns to 6 Mix with three brand new exclusive DJ sets, showcasing tunes from his musical past, present and future

Derrick - best known for his 1987 dance anthem Strings of Life under the name Rhythm Is Rhythm - has been an iconic name on the techno scene for over twenty years, DJing worldwide to a devoted fan base. Hailing from Detroit, Michigan, May's work - alongside fellow DJs Juan Atkins and Inner City's Kevin Saunderson - has provided the catalyst for a number of producers worldwide.

In his second 6 Mix of the year, Derrick plays classic house tunes which have inspired him from Fingers Inc and Lil Louis, plus jazz from Herbie Hancock and upfront music from John Tejada. He also talks about his work as a DJ and where's he's heading musically There's also a brand new hi tek soul mix and in the second hour of the show Derrick gets on the decks for an exclusive 'May Day' club mixes, featuring Liasons Dangereuses and Patrick Cowley and hot tunes from his own Transmat label.

2 hours

Last on

Sat 31 Oct 2009 21:00

Music Played

  • Reggie Dokes


  • Fingers Inc.

    Can You Feel It

  • E.R.P.


  • Lil' Louis & The World


  • Herbie Hancock


  • Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra - Filibuster X

  • Double Helix


  • Jimbo


  • Moodymanc

    Thumbs Up

  • Chip E. & K. Joy - Like This

  • Phuture

    Spank Spank

  • Home & Garden

    1984 (Brennan Green Remix)

  • Aaron-Carl


  • Claudio Mate

    8th Dimension (Jerome Sydenham Remix)

  • Dark Comedy


  • Renato Cohen

    Cultura Em Constante Movimento

  • DVS1


  • Vince Watson

    Paradox (Paul Mac Remix)

  • Joakim

    Melting Blue Ice

    • Seiji remix Disorient.
  • Solomun & Jackmate


  • John Tejada


  • Cuica

    Trommel Monster

    • Musical Mix.
  • Karizma

    Beat Dis (R2)

  • The Closer

    Strong Meets The Weak/Engage

  • Liaisons Dangereuses

    Peut Etre Pas

  • Karizma


  • Lil' Tony


  • Ben Sims - Untitled

  • Reboot

    Caminando (Sei Es Drum)

  • Spence & Diesel

    Untitled )

  • Flowing

    The Bluesman (Lauhaus Remix)

  • Santos

    Space The Box

  • Quentin Harris


  • Martyn

    For Lost Relatives

  • DVS1


  • Ben Sims - Jingo

  • Unknown Artist - Untitled

  • Lil' Tony


  • Patrick Cowley

    Mutant Man

  • Christian Prommer's Drumlesson

    Dirty Drums

  • Greg Gow

    Track 3