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51st State Festival celebrates the roots of house music, pulling together the threads of this hugely influential sound, exploring classic and tech house, garage, disco, soul, dub, dancehall and more. Led by pioneers from chicago, new
york and beyond, the 51st state festival programme is truly transatlantic, joining the dots between the us, the uk and the caribbean.
2018 will see it continue to develop the site as the festival grows, bringing you more attractions and improved
facilities, including an extensive range of high quality street-food outlets. To further enhance your festival experience we will be bringing you bigger and better production values including immersive themed stages, bigger arenas and structures, sharper sound systems and state of the art visuals.
Masters At Work
Possibly dance music's most hard-working producers, Kenny 'Dope' Gonzalez and Little Louie Vega are legends of the house music scene making tunes full of refined, funky pleasure.
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Derrick's love of innovation in electronic music has led him to become one of the world's leading techno pioneers, working alongside the likes of Kevin Saunderson and Juan Atkins, and introducing the talents of Carl Craig, Kenny Larkin and Stacey Pullen to his Transmat label.
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Jamaican dancehall star Clifford Smith, better known as Mr. Vegas.
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One of the country's top r'n'b and hip-hop devotees. Resident DJ at Funk at Sound and regular contributor on Radio 1 and MTV. He is without question the main man in all that's hiphop, RnB, soul and reggae related, while his 1xtra breakfast show is usually what rouses you out of bed in the morning.
See 10 tour dates featuring Trevor Nelson
John Morales is one of the most recognized names in dance music history, as a Remixer / Producer / DJ, mixing and producing some of the biggest dance music tracks of all time, as well as DJ’ing at some of the most famous and prestigious venues in the world.
See 2 tour dates featuring John Morales
Trent Country Park
- Cockfosters Road
- EN4 0PS