We're joining forces with Twitch and iconic rum brand Bacardi to deliver a new five-part series of captivating livestreamed activity for your Friday nights. 

Filmed directly from our new HQ, the series will feature 90-minute DJ sets on our Twitch channel every Friday evening from 22nd October through to 19th November, including a bumper Halloween special. Curated by us, the stellar line-up will feature Defected’s very own Monki, Afro-house trailblazer Kitty Amor, Glitterbox’s Melvo Baptiste, underground favourite and Moscow Records boss Archie Hamilton, house legend Spiller and Club Bad founder Melé. Introducing each session will be none other than star presenter and friend of Bacardi, Maya Jama, diving deep into each artist's favourite tracks and musical tastes all while serving up a mix of Bacardi’s latest offering of party-ready cocktails.

On hand to spice up the sessions and provide the ultimate cocktail making masterclass will be bartender La'Mel Clarke, serving up Bacardi’s selection of smooth yet bold flavours. 

The full schedule can be seen here:

  • Friday 22nd October - Melvo Baptiste
  • Friday 29th October – Archie Hamilton & Melé
  • Friday 5th November – Spiller
  • Friday 12th November – Monki
  • Friday 19th November – Kitty Amor

You can tune into the Defected x BACARDÍ Spiced Presents: D-RUM Sessions via our Twitch channel on selected dates here.