Well Christmas is done and dusted for yet another year and as a result the nation has now sunk a couple of inches further into the ocean, a direct result of the population being a few billion pounds heavier.
Now with new year it's time to shake off that weight with a diet of three days of raving, give or take your own particular provocation and levels of stamina.
These are the floor fillers of the year from Chase And Status to Rihanna and like we said no party rock anthem by LMFAO.
Have a good new years from Gigwise.
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