Essential Mix at 25

BBC Radio 1's Essential Mix turns 25 years old.

12 Superstar DJs, 6 Hours, 1 Live Lounge - the most famous mix series in the world.

The Project


BBC Radio 1

Services used

audio production
Creative Idea Development
DJ booking
Event production
Live radio production
Radio production
Social Media Content
Talent management
Visual production





The Brief

We were asked to produce the Essential Mix @ 25. 25 years of the Essential Mix, live from Radio 1's world famous Live Lounge.

The Solution

We booked a world class line up of twelve DJs, planned and produced 6 hours of live radio, with DJ sets, from Radio 1's Live Lounge. The programme was also live streamed on Radio 1's website. DJs on the night were: Derrick Carter, Derrick May, Erol Alkan, Heidi, Krystal Klear, Nicole Moudaber, Patrick Topping, Paul Woolford, Shy FX, Skream, Slam, The Black Madonna.