BBC 6 Music has signed a line-up of celebrated DJs for its new look 6 Mix slot on Saturday nights (9.00-11.00pm). The 6 Pack includes 2ManyDJs, Orbital, Andrew Weatherall and Erol Alkan.
Paul Hartnoll from Orbital said: "We're really excited to get this chance to play our favourite music on the 6 Mix and it's a great opportunity to play the tunes that made us what we are and will shape our sound in the future."
Paul Rodgers, Editor, 6 Music says: "We're hugely privileged that so many talented and influential DJs are taking over the decks to provide the 6 Music listeners with an eclectic mix of dance music to soundtrack their Saturday nights – or Wednesday mornings if they're listening again online!"
The slot will also showcase the talents of others in a sprinkling of specials across the year.
DJs already lined up are Detroit techno legend Derrick May, Mark Jones of Wall of Sound and former Japan front man David Sylvian.