There is so much competition for your money these days in the festival market that a new event really has to standout.

Groove Island really did and came correct on its bold ambitions at the end of September.

Sam Felt, Oliver Heldens, Mark Knight, Chus & Ceballos, Leftwing:Kody and tens more and here are some for he top tracks we heard while dancing in the magical old ballroom, amongst other places.

The face of contemporary house music is also a fine producer and this one from the Geordie went down well

The UK tech house titans were in fine form and when they drop done of their own it went off.

With the sun beating down the funk and soul of this one really sounded splendid.

This one pumped the energy levels and got big reactions from the crowd.

A remix of Childish Gambino’s massive worldwide smash was always going to send people into overdrive and they sung along and copied dance moves from the video.