T.F.Wizard at Beats of Rage 8th Birthday

T.F.Wizard’s 2015 Dancefloor Smashers

Photo: T.F.Wizard at Beats of Rage 8th Birthday in 2015 Credit: Andrew Croasdale “Beats of Rage how you feeeliiiiinnnn??” – I continued the habit of slurring that over the mic at every Beats of Rage this year. Soz. Anyway how ARE you feeling? You’ll be feeling better after these lot. This is my 2015 chart, […]

Who's next?

Who’s up next? It doesn’t require a lot of guess work…

Our next guest is a man with over 23 years experience as an innovator and restless proponent of fascinating forward-thinking music.


Antics: T.F.Wizard selections

Antics is back at The Ferret in Preston on Saturday 6th December, Beats of Rage resident T.F.Wizard is on DJ duty. Get right in the mood with these selections…


John Sly, bitch.

Celebrating the birthday of our web bitch.


Beats of Rage Baby

Today we’re throwing out our congratulations to Mike Warburton (aka Beats of Rage resident BAIL) and his partner Jo. They’ve only gone and had a baby!

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Riton Interview Part 2: Battle Weapons & beyond…

In the second half of this exclusive interview, Mike off of Skiddle, who also happens to be our resident Bail, grills Henry ‘Riton’ Smithson about 909s, Carte Blanche and raving all over the world…

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Skiddle Interview with Riton

Skiddle have published the first half of an exclusive interview with Riton ahead of his appearance at our 7th Birthday do on the 4th Oct. In it, Riton talks about his new release on Nest, his French buddies and how to correctly pronounce “Riton”.


Announcement: Beats of Rage 7th Birthday with very special guests TBA

On the 6th October 2007, we started a monthly club night called Beats of Rage at The Venue in Preston (after doing various house-parties and illegal rave-ups). A year or so later, we took over The Venue, then turned it into the rave cave known as Coda. All this Preston club history has come back […]


Free Download: Mr Flash remixed by Jon Convex (plus ace video)

Remember when Mr Flash played at Beats of Rage? 2008 I think it was. Proper right good. Anyway, he’s had a new album out this year: funk, disco, Ed Banger style. Now he’s got a new EP out, and yer man Jon Convex (off of Instra:mental) has done the business on Midnight Blue. We like […]


Beta of Rage!

After a year of planning and over 20 minutes of development, you’re finally seeing the Beats of Rage website! Things are still rough around the edges and we’ve got more features to add over the coming weeks. Let us know your thoughts and any bugs you find on Twitter, Facebook or by email @ feedback@beatsofrage.net


Beat-Herder 2014 Review

Photo: Raoul Duke Originally published on Skiddle.com, republished here with permission. Beat-Herder is a singular blowout in the pantheon of British summertime festivals. Small yet perfectly formed, it boasts stages crafted in various stunning guises: from a vaguely-Eastern iron fortress to an almost supernaturally-formed ring of earth. The effort and creativity behind the festival are […]