Italian pair Voices From The Lake and Far East Recording boss Soichi Terada have been named as some of the best live acts of the year by Resident Advisor.
The former are famous for their intricately crafted ambient and dubbed out techno sounds, and the second is a big personality who has been busy touring the globe with his melodic house set and lots of smiles.
As well as that, Rush Hour boss Antal and label artist Hunee, with their eclectic selections of house, disco, soul and world music, have both been voted some of the best DJs of the year. Going them is the one and only DJ Nobu, the Future Terror man who can create absorbing atmosphere in almost any genre, and finally Voices From the Lake member Donato Dozzy, who is a techno craftsmen of the highest order. You can read what RA has to say about them here and here.