Glastonbury Festival as we know it did not happen this year, but in amongst the timber, paint and theatre props at Block9’s London warehouse HQ, a broadcast ran from 9pm till 3am showcasing DJ sets from Norman Jay MBE, Heidi , DJ Paulette and Batu_music for each of their Glastonbury Festival venues - Maceo's, NYC Downlow, Genosys and IIcon. This…
Welcome to my interview for 'The Edit'. It's all about titanium ceilings, purple sequins and no requests in this podcast with Loreal Blackett. Get into it.
realpauletteJune 22, 2020
In response to the Music Industry's Black Out Tuesday and Black Lives Matter, Gilles Peterson programme for Stay Home, Rave Safe on 6Music and his Saturday session became CLUB UNITY - a space for reflection, education and celebration through black music. You can listen here for the next 20 days.
My June Isolation Takeover for Reform Radio jumped to the inimitable sound of Gina Breeze - one of my favourite dj / producers and a super friend too. I'm in for the second half to jack and bounce you all the way to your peak end. Enjoy. And don't forget to show us some love in the hearts and reposts…
Thanks to the magic of technology, our musical life continues virtually unhindered. Last month's TAKEOVER guests were regulars Black Girl / White Girl: from Tel Aviv to Holland and on the global stage, these girls bring the fire every time. Takeover? We're going guerilla in a lockdown style. BBBBBBRRRRRRRAAAAPPPP Bro. Stick with us. Keep it locked. Stay safe. Protect the…
realpauletteMay 8, 2020
This week The Guardian Fashion ran a cute feature written by Dino Bonačić and entitled: "Nightlife in quarantine: what club kids are wearing in lockdown" It contains a series of 10 short interviews and I am gassed to say that I am one of them.
realpauletteMay 2, 2020
For my last 'in studio' show before the World got quarantined I was honoured to welcome the super talented, multi instrumentalist, dj, singer, producer and personification of zen - Pops Roberts to take control of my Reform Radio Takeover and this is how it sounds. Just beautiful. Enjoy. Stay safe. Stay home. Save lives. Stay connected.
realpauletteApril 3, 2020
At the end of a very difficult week, this little chart arrived on my Twitter feed. Mixmag - your timing was perfect - thank you so much for including me in this list and amongst so many of my absolute icons and bad assed peers. Humbled.
I am honoured to be in the line up for the inaugural week of UNITED WE STREAM alongside Gareth Brooks, Solardo, comedian Justin Morehouse and poet Tony Walsh amongst others. My vibe? Expect some house, disco and some sleazy tech
My #InternationalWomensDay #InternationalWomensWeek Paulette Takeover show on Reform Radio will now be co-hosted #live by the ridiculously talented and mind-blowingly humble dj / producer / So Flute's MC and multi-instrumentalist Pops Roberts. She'll be chatting, selecting and mixing live in studio for the top hour of the show #blackwomanmagic #vibeislive #keepitlocal #suffragettecity .
realpauletteMarch 10, 2020
On March 12th I am honoured to welcome Nancy Noise (London) one of the true pioneers of acid and balearic house to the guest slot for International Women's Day / Week / Month. Starting her career opening for the titan now known as Paul Oakenfold at Future and Spectrum in London and Amnesia in Ibiza. Fast forward to 2020 and…
realpauletteFebruary 27, 2020
Some awesome news for us all at Reform Radio, as they announce their first global Ambassador ... read on.
Here is a slice of pure wonderful. February's Paulette Takeover for Reform Radio features a guest mix from the ONLY female DJ so far to EVER win the coveted DJ Top 100 award. From the iconic after hours TRADE party in London to Glitterbox, from Space to Hi Ibiza, Jo has been showing the world how it is done since…
I am buzzing to have been picked to join the squad for Glitterbox, which returns to Printworks, London on Saturday 7th March with another impressive offering of cutting edge production, DJs and disco extravaganza, with an original NYC ballroom twist. This party is now SOLD OUT please ONLY check Kaboodle for tickets for resale.
The Paulette Takeover continues apace from winter into summer every fourth Thursday from 3pm - 5pm (GMT) on Reform Radio. This week, I've been a busy little Manchester bee securing some ridiculously AAA-listed talent for my special guest mixes for the coming months. In keeping with my crusade since I started booking guests for my show, their styles are diverse,…
I'm honoured to be part of the line up for the inaugural party for Honey Dijon's 'Full Fantasy' a London residency in association with Percolate, Pxssy Palace and Little Gay Brother which starts February 14th at Corsica Studios. Four parties, Four locations, Four opportunities to live your best life in a club and on the dancefloor. Tickets were available through…
realpauletteJanuary 22, 2020
Here is my first show of the year for Reform Radio and my first show of this bouncing, beautiful, fresh and new decade. Who better to launch us into the house stratosphere than Juliet Sikora - Kittball Records co-founder, DJ, Producer (of some of my favourite club tracks) and all round shero.
realpauletteJanuary 21, 2020
It’s such a massive boost when someone you love, respect and look up to as a maverick and a game changer says nice things about you. This is what Luke Unabomber had to say that brought the sun out on a very moody day.
realpauletteJanuary 11, 2020
Here is my last Reform Radio show of 2019 - ringing out the old by bringing in the new talent and the man called Mr Redley. Happy New Year to you, you special human being. Thanks to all the djs, labels, producers and most all thanks to you for all your support throughout 2019 - Here's to a new decade…
realpauletteDecember 30, 2019
On Friday December 27th, LHM and The Cause team up to celebrate three decades of London house on Friday Dec 27th. Some of the capital's most important (and enduring) house DJs, pivotal in moulding our city's house scene over the last thirty years will keep you entertained from 6pm until 6am. All DJs held residencies or ran some of London's…
Come and celebrate the holidays with BLEND - we're having a Mad Friday at YES. Join us on Friday December 20th for a Big Christmas (decorations and all) do in the basement - and get it done, right festive-like with two local legends, DJ Paulette and Stuart Richards (and not one Christmas tune in earshot) ...
Here's a beautiful after-video that slipped the net from La Discotheque x Bluedot Festival. It was a special full moon, that weekend in July and here's your proof.
realpauletteDecember 6, 2019
Trump is coming to London in December for the NATO Heads of State summit, and on Tuesday 3rd December the Queen will be hosting a reception for him at Buckingham Palace. R3 Soundsystem will be taking to the streets that evening, to protest against the far-right politics of The Tories, Trump and Farage. RESIST. REJECT. REVOLT.
realpauletteNovember 29, 2019
Eleven months into the year and there is no sign of letting up for the Paulette Takeover on Reform Radio. For November (Movember) I invited my first male guest in months ... Mr James Curd ... to take the controls for the first hour and here's how it went down.
realpauletteNovember 25, 2019
In the words of Gilles Peterson: blast from the past... with @dj_paulette1 and @normanjaymbe back in 98 on the eve of a short lived but tremendous residency we all held together in the Eve Club on Regent Street... the thought of clubbing in the West End now feels like a bygone age
realpauletteNovember 24, 2019
And finally - @homobloc @depotatmayfield it’s nearly show time so here are the all essential set times. Come ready to party inside and outside, bring dancing shoes and manifest sunshine. Last entry is at 5.30pm so don't delay. See you on the dance floor.
Here's my Paulette Takeover for Reform Radio from October 24th featuring an exclusive guest mix from Berlin's finest Maya Schenk. We're #22 on the Global Tech Chart on Mixcloud so wrap your ears around it and pass it on! Big love.
You will be able to check out my favourite album by a female artist in the new @ClassicAlbumSundays book #classicalbumsbywomen - available in all good book stores, online outlets and through Urban Outfitters from October. I won't tell you which album I have chosen - a girl has got to have some mystery right? ... but I can tell you…
Welcome to the second Paulette Takeover in August - oh the joy of five week months :-D This show features the incomparable skills of Mr Shoom himself - Danny Rampling - one of the founding fathers of UK rave and a cornerstone of the international house music scene.
Here is the archive / listen for the first time / listen back / listen again / love all the days upload of my Reform Radio Takeover featuring the beyond awesome Queen of Queens DJ COLLEEN 'COSMO' MURPHY. It was originally broadcast live from the Reform Radio studios in the Bonded Warehouse, Manchester on Thursday June 6th, 2019.
realpauletteJune 14, 2019
The Brighton Music Conference has brought together the leading brands, labels, DJs, producers, educators, influencers and music industry experts to give you the knowledge & guidance needed to learn new skills and network with other musicians, just like you. I'll be speaking on the Electronic Music: A Way Of Life panel on Thursday alongside Irvine Welsh, Chris Abbot and Renaat…
realpauletteApril 23, 2019
Check me in my full Stella Mc Cartney garms bringing you the latest Paulette Takeover for Reform Radio. For April, I've got a blinding mix from one of London's finest, the lady Marcia Carr of Two Decks And A Mixer / Rinse FM fame and aka Marcia 'Da Vinyl MC' - the Kweeen of Quality Vinyl Vibes.
realpauletteApril 18, 2019
This August, Gilles Peterson, Worldwide FM and Brownswood present their first ever UK festival: We Out Here, a Worldwide Family Gathering.
realpauletteMarch 25, 2019
The Cause - London's DIY, Underground dance space - is holding a UK-wide fundraiser in honour of Keith Flint with 100% of ticket sales going to our partner charities, dedicated to improving mental health and preventing male suicide. The first National date is at The White Hotel on 21/03/2019 and I'm playing. Who's in?
realpauletteMarch 19, 2019