Recordings of DJ mixes have been multiplying like email spam over the last decade. The sheer volume of said releases is overwhelming, and it makes one wonder: Who the hell is buying them? There must be a demand if labels keep issuing the things as if the music industry has a future (such quixotic earnestness warms the heart as 2006 limps to its dismal conclusion). Whoever you are, bless you for keeping this art form financially solvent. For your efforts, you deserve a top-10 guide—in alphabetical order, even—to the year's most excellent DJ mixes. Happy holidays, lovers of intelligent track selection and... More >>>