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 2005 

TWOTHOUSANDANDFIVE

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 THE NEWS

  • 2005 is an absolutely insane year for festivals in the UK with We Love Homelands, Escape Into The Park, Glastonbury,Tidy Summer Camp, T In The Park, Glade, Tribal Gathering, Godskitchen Global Gathering, The Big Chikl, SW4, Coalition, Creamfields, Get Loaded In The Park, Bestival ALL in the same summer! In Europe Dance Valley, Exit, Sonar and Benicassim were all going strong.

  • The Grammy Awards add new Best Electronic/Dance Album category.

  • Digital downloads are included in the UK charts for the first time, but only for sales of a record with an equivalent physical release

  • The Streets win Best British Male Solo Artist at The Brits.

  • Tiesto releases Adagio for Strings

  • Britney Spears win her first Grammy for her single “Toxic” in the category of Best Dance Recording.

  • David and Cathy Guetta's F*ck Me I'm Famous come to London at the Ministry of Sound.

  • Steve Lawlers VIVA starts it's residency at Space Ibiza.

  • Gatecrasher Leeds opens it's £3m new venue.

  • Faithless undertake their Faithless Forever greatest hits tour.

  • Sony BMG recalls 15 million CD’s with copyright protection which causes serious security risks when played in computer disc drives


Notable Albums
 

  • MIA - Arular  [XL Recordings]

  • LCD Soundsystem - LCD Soundsystem [Capitol Records]

  • Pendulum - Hold Your Colour [Breakbeat Kaos]

  • Fischerspooner: Odyssey [Capitol]

  • Carl Cox - Second Sign [23rd Century Records]

  • Clubbers Guide Summer 2005 [Ministry of Sound]

  • Royksopp The Understanding [Wall of Sound]

  • Gorillaz - Demon Days [Parlophone]

1. Paul van Dyk
2. Tiësto
3. Armin van Buuren
4. Sasha
5. Ferry Corsten
6. John Digweed
7. Hernan Cattaneo
8. Deep Dish
9. ATB
10. Carl Cox
11. Paul Oakenfold 
12. Richie Hawtin 
13. James Zabiela 
14. Christopher Lawrence 
15. Judge Jules 
16. Marco V 
17. Eddie Halliwell 
18. Erick Morillo 
19. Above & Beyond 
20. Sander Kleinenberg 

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 THE DJS

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 THE MUSIC 

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 THE PICTURES 

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 THE ARCHIVE

Faithless - Live At Alexandra Palace - 2005

Faithless

GENRE

Electronic

TYPE

YEAR

Live Set

2005

TAGS

Sister Bliss, Faithless

James Zabiela - JustMusic FM

James Zabiela

GENRE

House

TYPE

YEAR

Radio Show

2005

TAGS

JustMusicFM, James Zabiela

Erick Morillo - Club Space, Miami

Erick Morillo

GENRE

Latin House

TYPE

YEAR

Live Set

2005

TAGS

Erick Morillo, Club Space, Space Miami

Fatboy Slim - Glastonbury Festival

Fatboy Slim

GENRE

Dance

TYPE

YEAR

Live Set

2005

TAGS

Fatboy Slim, Norman Cook, Glastonbury

Mylo - BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix

Mylo

GENRE

House

TYPE

YEAR

Studio Mix

2005

TAGS

Mylo, BBC Radio 1, Essential Mix

Judge Jules & Tiesto - God's Kitchen, Global Gathering

Judge Jules & Tiesto

GENRE

Trance

TYPE

YEAR

Live Set

2005

TAGS

Judge Jules, Global Gathering, God's Kitchen

Carl Cox - Space Ibiza

Carl Cox

GENRE

Techno

TYPE

YEAR

Live Set

2005

TAGS

Carl Cox, Techno, Space Ibiza

Armin van Buuren - A State of Trance 200 (4-hour mix)

Armin van Buuren

GENRE

Trance

TYPE

YEAR

Radio Show

2005

TAGS

Armin van Buuren, ASOT, A State of Trance