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Lists / 06.10.22

Hessle Audio’s peers reflect on the label’s legacy and the past 15 years

Profiles / 06.10.22

On and on and on: The First 15 Years of Hessle Audio

Mixes / 06.10.22

Issue 136 Cover Mix: Hessle Audio (Ben UFO, Pearson Sound & Pangaea)

Now this is exciting. Hessle Audio, the influential UK dance music label headed up by Ben UFO, Pangaea and Pearson Sound, is next up on with a first-of-its-kind Hessle

News / 27.06.23

The Knife’s Olof Dreijer signs to Hessle Audio, releases new single Rosa Rugosa

The Swedish producer and musician’s first solo release since 2009 arrives today (27 June) via the UK label. Olof Dreijer has signed to Hessle Audio. The artist, previously one half…

News / 26.08.20

Anz announces new EP on Hessle Audio

Anz makes her Hessle Audio debut next week. Anz has announced a new EP on Hessle Audio. The Manchester-based producer’s first release for the label, the EP will consist of…

Shanti Celeste
News / 15.09.22

Shanti Celeste announces Hessle Audio debut, Cutie/Shimmer

…This year Hessle Audio are celebrating 15 years of the imprint and Celeste’s upcoming EP marks the 41st release on the label. Celeste will also be joining the Hessle Audio

News / 31.01.24

Arca, Hessle Audio and Billy Woods to play Turin’s C2C Festival

…revealed in the first announcement for C2C Festival, including Arca, Bicep, Darkside, Billy Woods, Sofia Kourtesis, Nala Sinephro and Romy. Former Crack Magazine cover stars Hessle Audio – a.k.a. label…

Floating Points and Daphni at Printworks London
News / 05.10.22

The Hydra share details for its upcoming 10th anniversary Printworks takeover

…and November – hosted by Hessle Audio, Erased Tapes and EFG. Hessle Audio will kick off the celebrations with its 15-year anniversary on October 29, featuring Ben UFO, Pearson Sound…

Profiles / 13.02.23

Toumba is making music for himself

Long Reads / 10.10.23

Listen to a playlist of music that has inspired Olof Dreijer’s recent work

Welcome back to Selections, a series of artist-curated playlists from those in the know. Back in summer, Olof Dreijer made his debut on Hessle Audio with Rosa Rugosa. Honing in…

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News / 07.03.23

Ben UFO, Blawan and more join AVA Festival line-up

The Northern Ireland festival has added more names for its 2023 Belfast edition. AVA Festival has confirmed sets from Hessle Audio co-founder Ben UFO, Blawan, Irish talent Spray and Peggy…

News / 05.04.22

Kode9, Yung Singh and Kahn added to Outlook Festival UK line-up

…partnering with Keep Hush, Rinse FM, Ilian Tape and Hessle Audio – who will present a special 15 Years of Hessle Audio celebration with Ben UFO, Pangea and Pearson Sound….

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list article / 05.12.22

The Top 25 Tracks of 2022

Our compilation of the best songs of 2022 – from jaw-dropping epics to ephemeral summer bops, via club bangers, UK drill-laced stompers, and comeback singles. These are the tunes we…

Mixes / 30.03.21


In 2019, Hessle Audio and its founders Ben UFO, Pearson Sound and Pangaea returned to FABRICLIVE as part of the Farringdon club’s 20th anniversary celebrations. The long-running Friday residents were…

News / 31.08.22

Batu’s En Masse returns to Bristol this September

…k means and Batu himself. The Saturday of the festival will see a day party head to The Black Swan, featuring dub and roots reggae duo Dubkasm, Yemz, Hessle Audio’s…

Events / 01.02.22

Anz, Two Shell and Objekt join programme for Leeds’ Wire Club

Hessle Audio co-founder Pearson Sound. Anz, Two Shell and Jameela will take to the venue the following weekend (5 March), with DJ Boring, Laurine & Cecilio, Violet and DJ Autumn…

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News / 15.03.22

Objekt, Ben UFO and Danielle to play Wire Club in Leeds

The Leeds basement club has announced the listings for April through to June. The latest bookings for Wire Club include Hessle Audio co-founder Ben UFO, DJ Plead, Danielle and Shanti…

News / 24.02.23

Polifonic Milan completes line-up for 2023

…Helena Hauff, Hessle Audio’s Ben UFO, Little Dragon, Yu Su and Objekt as well as live performances from Perera Elsewhere and Red Axes. Following on from the Milan event, Polifonic…

News / 28.06.22

Neopop festival reveals day and stage splits for 2022

…the Neo Stage will host the likes of Peggy Gou, Honey Dijon, 999999999 and Cobblestone Jazz. On the Anti Stage, there’ll be a Hessle Audio takeover on 11 August featuring…

News / 30.03.21

Anz launches new label OTMI

…on labels such as 2 B Real and Hessle Audio. Tune into OTMI001 above ahead of its release on 9 April and pre-order here. Anz has also been working on…

Mixes / 26.02.21

Sunday Mix: Jack Chrysalis

…into Hessle Audio or Bake’s Rinse FM shows, as well as Bristol’s Noods Radio. For his instalment in our Sunday Mix series, Chrysalis expertly fuses everything from driving techno and…

News / 03.11.22

Batu, Shanti Celeste and Leon Vynehall announced for Love International 2023

…features in our recent Hessle Audio cover story – joining forces with Peach, Hodge going b2b with Club Fitness and Dr Banana with Lukas Wigflex. Head to the Love International…

News / 07.12.21

Outlook Festival to host debut edition in the UK next summer

…Deep Medi, Hessle Audio and Kiwi Rekords – have graced the event previously. Organisers are also expected to announce various on-site accommodation options for festival-goers in the coming weeks, too….

News / 12.01.23

Love International announces full line-up for 2023

…Sofie K, Roza Terenzi and Call Super back-to-back Parris. Hessle Audio‘s Pearson Sound is also confirmed to play back-to-back with Peach and the likes of Leon Vynehall, Facta back-to-back K-Lone,…

News / 10.02.23

Honey Dijon, Mall Grab and more locked in for Neopop Festival 2023

…the festival. Last year’s anniversary edition featured sets from Honey Dijon, Ricardo Villalobos, Hessle Audio, The Blessed Madonna and Violet – who runs Lisbon-based imprints Naive and Naivety, co-founded Rádio…

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News / 01.02.22

Sherelle, Batu and Ghetts announced for Outlook Festival UK

…and Pangaea will return to the event for the first time in five years with a Hessle Audio stage takeover. On the sound system tip, Jah Shaka, Channel One, Mungo’s…

News / 24.05.22

Neopop Festival finalises line-up for 2022

…Dijon, Nina Kraviz, The Blessed Madonna and Ricardo Villalobos. In addition to this, there will be a live set from techno duo 999999999 and a Hessle Audio takeover with label…

News / 14.09.21

Loraine James and Pearson Sound join Lunchmeat Festival 2021 line-up

…Media, Never Sol and Hessle Audio co-founder Pearson Sound have also been confirmed in the festival’s final wave of artist announcements. The new additions will join previously announced acts such…

News / 17.11.22

Our latest limited edition annual, The Collections, Volume IV, is here

…collectable annual showcases behind-the-scenes insights from some of our best features and imagery from 2022. This includes landmark covers such as Top Boy, Mistki, Carly Rae Jepsen and Hessle Audio

Feature Lists / 04.12.20

The Top 25 Tracks of 2020

With the clubs shut and parties called off, this year saw music fans denied of the ritual thrill of anointing the year’s club banger or song of the summer –…